The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 51 41 58
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 10 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.65% 1.78% 1.14%
As % of the Applications category 10.42% 13.04% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Median daily rate £300 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 - £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +183.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -1.33% -  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 96 92 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 15.84% 13.65% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 35
Median daily rate £288 £365 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.23% +17.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £185 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year - +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 16
Median hourly rate £33.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.00% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £9.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.60 £49.50 £14.85
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 Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Hertfordshire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS PowerPoint in Hertfordshire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Hertfordshire

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 6 £130 - 2
Welwyn Garden City -8 1 £450 -
Welwyn - 1 £250 -
Royston - 1 £350 -
MS PowerPoint
East of England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
4 4 (30.77%) Data Management
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing
5 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
6 2 (15.38%) Middleware
6 2 (15.38%) Adobe
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) W3C
6 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (15.38%) InDesign
3 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
4 1 (7.69%) Camtasia
4 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) G Suite
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Creative Designer
3 2 (15.38%) HTML CSS Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) PowerPoint Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) e-Learning Designer
4 1 (7.69%) e-Learning Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Instructional Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) CSS3
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
1 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
1 2 (15.38%) W3C
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
2 1 (7.69%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Multichannel Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Test Management
3 2 (15.38%) Typography
3 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Def Stans
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) MuleSoft
2 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
2 2 (15.38%) WSO2
3 1 (7.69%) iManage
3 1 (7.69%) SAP