The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 33 33 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.39% 1.59% 1.75%
As % of the Applications category 5.00% 28.57% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £495 £315 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -6.66%  
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 £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 Liverpool with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 20 14 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 7.72% 5.56% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 8
Median daily rate £465 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.25% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £13.55 £11.54 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.37% -11.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Liverpool

MS PowerPoint
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) PMO
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Cognos
4 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Lead
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PMO
2 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos