The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft PowerPoint over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft PowerPoint
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 67 45
Rank change year-on-year +21 -22  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 18 4 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.71% 0.57% 3.40%
As % of the Applications category 23.08% 8.00% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 18
Median daily rate £323 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.76% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £321 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £445 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £13.36
% change year-on-year -8.21% +46.83%  

Microsoft PowerPoint is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 78 50 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 11.76% 7.10% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 73
Median daily rate £378 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.96% -1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £9.50 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +321.05% -65.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Glasgow

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Glasgow

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Glasgow over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in Glasgow

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (57.69%) Finance
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) Project Management
5 8 (30.77%) Mainframe
5 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 8 (30.77%) Sybase
5 8 (30.77%) Unix
6 7 (26.92%) MS Visio
6 7 (26.92%) DB2
6 7 (26.92%) SSL
6 7 (26.92%) IBM
6 7 (26.92%) SAS
6 7 (26.92%) Kerberos
6 7 (26.92%) CICS
6 7 (26.92%) Assembly Language
6 7 (26.92%) CA
6 7 (26.92%) REXX
6 7 (26.92%) zOS
6 7 (26.92%) Security Management
6 7 (26.92%) MQSeries
6 7 (26.92%) RACF
6 7 (26.92%) JCL
6 7 (26.92%) Middleware
6 7 (26.92%) SSH
6 7 (26.92%) PKI
6 7 (26.92%) ISPF
6 7 (26.92%) Project Planning
6 7 (26.92%) Time Management

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) CICS
1 7 (26.92%) MQSeries
1 7 (26.92%) SAS
2 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (26.92%) MS Visio
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (7.69%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (7.69%) InDesign
5 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Kerberos
1 7 (26.92%) SSH
1 7 (26.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) DB2
2 6 (23.08%) QlikView
3 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Consultant
2 3 (11.54%) Developer
2 3 (11.54%) QlikView Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Assembler Programmer
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Mainframe Programmer
3 2 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Programmer
3 2 (7.69%) RACF Programmer
3 2 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) SAS Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Change Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Process Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Trainer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) ISPF
1 7 (26.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Mainframe
2 7 (26.92%) PKI
3 4 (15.38%) Virtual Team
4 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 7 (26.92%) zOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 7 (26.92%) Project Planning
3 7 (26.92%) Security Management
3 7 (26.92%) Time Management
4 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Information Security
4 6 (23.08%) People Management
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
7 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
7 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
8 1 (3.85%) Analytics
8 1 (3.85%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) Assembly Language
2 7 (26.92%) CLIST
2 7 (26.92%) JCL
2 7 (26.92%) REXX
3 6 (23.08%) Perl
3 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (3.85%) CISM
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) CRISC
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PMO
2 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 7 (26.92%) RACF
1 7 (26.92%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) zSecure
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Sybase
2 7 (26.92%) CA
2 7 (26.92%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Adobe
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Tableau