The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 25 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 46 60
Rank change year-on-year -3 +14  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 11 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.76% 1.71% 1.56%
As % of the Applications category 17.46% 10.78% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Median daily rate £325 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% +3.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £425 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £440 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £13.46
% change year-on-year -8.21% +45.69%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 63 102 116
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 10.08% 15.81% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 44 36
Median daily rate £325 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +8.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £144 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 29
Median hourly rate £11.91 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.47% +37.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.74 £13.60 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.92 £46.00 £33.00
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 Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Hertfordshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in Hertfordshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Hertfordshire

Microsoft 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 Microsoft PowerPoint within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 -2 3 £325 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £225 -
Royston - 1 £325 -
St Albans - 1 £413 -
Stevenage - 1 - - 1
Welwyn - 1 £263 -
Hatfield - 1 - -
Microsoft PowerPoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
7 4 (17.39%) Data Management
7 4 (17.39%) Credit Risk
7 4 (17.39%) Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
8 3 (13.04%) SDLC
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 3 (13.04%) Office 365
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (13.04%) Planview
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Google
8 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Internet
8 3 (13.04%) ITIL
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
8 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
9 2 (8.70%) Multichannel Marketing

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) Confluence
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project Server
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (8.70%) InDesign
4 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) G Suite
3 1 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (8.70%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (8.70%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Billing
4 1 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Project Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Project Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Creative Designer
3 2 (8.70%) Designer
3 2 (8.70%) HTML CSS Designer
3 2 (8.70%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) PowerPoint Designer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Finance Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) CSS3
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) HTML5
1 2 (8.70%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Credit Risk
2 2 (8.70%) W3C
3 1 (4.35%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) Data Management
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ACCA
1 2 (8.70%) CIMA
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) Planview
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) MuleSoft
3 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
3 2 (8.70%) WSO2
4 1 (4.35%) iManage