Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 19 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 1 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 0.70% 5.59% 2.83%
As % of the Applications category 5.56% 45.00% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 7
Halifax median daily rate - £342 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.29% -27.08%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -6.90% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +40.63% +36.17%

Microsoft PowerPoint is in the Software Applications category. The following 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.

All Software Application Skills
Halifax
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 18 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 12.59% 12.42% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 21
Halifax median daily rate £375 £346 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.38% -1.14% -11.62%
10th Percentile £297 £260 £277
90th Percentile £425 £430 £413
West Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £338 £326
% change year-on-year - +3.69% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Halifax median hourly rate - £9.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.42% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.25 £13.60
% change year-on-year +5.66% -2.54% +23.59%

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 20 January 2018, 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB