The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for MS PowerPoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 29 March 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 47 55
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 0.89% 0.42%
As % of the Applications category 2.86% 9.09% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £270 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £348 £325
% change year-on-year -1.43% +6.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

MS 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 35 44 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 10.42% 9.80% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 19
Median daily rate £263 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.23% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £128 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -71.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for MS PowerPoint in Gloucestershire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Gloucestershire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) WSDL
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSD
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate

MS PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (40.00%) Anypoint
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Confluence
1 2 (40.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (40.00%) Mule
1 2 (40.00%) Mule ESB
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Project Support Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) RAML
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) WSDL
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSD
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) API Design
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
1 2 (40.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) XPath
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware