Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 6 months to 21 July 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
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 29 28
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 3 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 2.10% 2.36% 3.40%
As % of the Applications category 15.79% 19.35% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 23
Halifax median daily rate £350 £342 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.34% -14.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £310 £182 £322
90th Percentile £387 £391 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £305 £342 £360
% change year-on-year -10.82% -5.00% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year +135.29% - -

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 Halifax with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 19 31 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 13.29% 12.20% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 34
Halifax median daily rate £342 £356 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.93% -0.56% -8.50%
10th Percentile £302 £190 £273
90th Percentile £460 £454 £456
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Halifax median hourly rate £11.25 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.38 £13.80 £16.72
% change year-on-year -17.56% -17.48% +50.29%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Halifax

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Halifax

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) PMO
3 1 (33.33%) SAP

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Regulatory Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP