The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
South East / Kent
Rank 47 49 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.35% 1.30% 1.54%
As % of the Applications category 4.55% 14.29% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £145 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -69.47% +26.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year -1.33% -3.84%  

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 Kent with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 22 42 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 7.64% 9.11% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 19
Median daily rate £335 £273 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.93% +47.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £185 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year -9.09% +11.11%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Kent

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Kent

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (72.73%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Remedy
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Advertising
4 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
5 3 (27.27%) Typography
5 3 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (27.27%) FMCG
5 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
6 2 (18.18%) SLA
6 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) Military
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
6 2 (18.18%) Arabic Language
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (72.73%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
4 3 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
General
1 4 (36.36%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Arabic Language
2 2 (18.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 1st Line Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Help Desk Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) IT Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Project Office Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Typography
2 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
2 1 (9.09%) SEO
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Remedy
2 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow