Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 June 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 132 108
Rank change year-on-year -43 -24 +13
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 71 100 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.90% 1.33% 1.85%
As % of the Applications category 10.40% 14.33% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 55 101
Midlands median daily rate £308 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.00% +25.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £177 £181 £155
90th Percentile £484 £495 £525
England median daily rate £375 £363 £363
% change year-on-year +3.45% - -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 9
Midlands median hourly rate £18.52 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.46% -27.78% +8.27%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.95 £11.80
90th Percentile £30.32 £18.08 £40.00
England median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.99% +13.68%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 683 698 834
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.64% 9.29% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 382 443
Midlands median daily rate £325 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.69% +2.50%
10th Percentile £114 £143 £131
90th Percentile £491 £456 £493
England median daily rate £375 £350 £342
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.34% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 90 67
Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -3.70%
10th Percentile £10.24 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £33.00 £25.23 £23.55
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the Midlands

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the Midlands

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in the Midlands

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the Midlands

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in the Midlands

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -31 53 £296 -18.28% 28
East Midlands -8 18 £345 -18.82% 16
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 65 (91.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
3 22 (30.99%) Project Management
4 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (18.31%) MS Visio
6 12 (16.90%) Degree
7 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (15.49%) Finance
8 10 (14.08%) Change Management
8 10 (14.08%) Data Analysis
8 10 (14.08%) SAP
9 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Project
9 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
10 8 (11.27%) Data Quality
10 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (11.27%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
10 8 (11.27%) SQL
11 7 (9.86%) Windows
11 7 (9.86%) MS Access
11 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (9.86%) Legal
11 7 (9.86%) GDPR
12 6 (8.45%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (8.45%) Matrix Organization
12 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
12 6 (8.45%) ITIL
13 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
13 5 (7.04%) ETL
13 5 (7.04%) CIPD

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 65 (91.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (18.31%) MS Visio
4 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (1.41%) Magento
2 1 (1.41%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) Intranet
2 1 (1.41%) Skype
2 1 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.86%) MS Access
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) JIRA
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Legal
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Automotive
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) German Language
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Analyst
2 10 (14.08%) Business Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) Change Manager
4 7 (9.86%) Data Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Administrator
6 5 (7.04%) Coordinator
6 5 (7.04%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (5.63%) Project Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.23%) HR Manager
8 3 (4.23%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) SAP Change Manager
8 3 (4.23%) SAP Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) ETL Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Excel Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Service Design Specialist
9 2 (2.82%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) CSS
1 2 (2.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.41%) COM
2 1 (1.41%) CSS3
2 1 (1.41%) HTML5
2 1 (1.41%) J2SE
2 1 (1.41%) XML
2 1 (1.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.41%) iPad
4 1 (1.41%) RIA
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Project Management
2 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.08%) Change Management
3 10 (14.08%) Data Analysis
4 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
4 8 (11.27%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.45%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (8.45%) ITIL
6 6 (8.45%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (7.04%) ETL
8 4 (5.63%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.63%) Decision-Making
8 4 (5.63%) Performance Management
8 4 (5.63%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.63%) Service Management
8 4 (5.63%) Statistics
8 4 (5.63%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (5.63%) Time Management
9 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.41%) C
2 1 (1.41%) Java
2 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.41%) Perl
2 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.41%) Python
2 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) CIPD
3 4 (5.63%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.41%) AAT
5 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) Data Quality
2 7 (9.86%) GDPR
3 5 (7.04%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) SAP
3 3 (4.23%) Remedy
4 2 (2.82%) HP
4 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.41%) Avaya
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix
5 1 (1.41%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) Informatica
5 1 (1.41%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.41%) Progress
5 1 (1.41%) Tableau