Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 141 116
Rank change year-on-year -26 -25 -24
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 87 97 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.09% 1.26% 1.72%
As % of the Applications category 11.69% 13.49% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 56 109
Midlands median daily rate £325 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +9.38% +1.67%
10th Percentile £153 £220 £102
90th Percentile £444 £525 £488
England median daily rate £399 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.33% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 9
Midlands median hourly rate £18.01 £18.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.65% +85.00% -68.19%
England median hourly rate £21.10 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.48% +5.00% +17.65%

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 744 719 853
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.36% 9.31% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 393 497
Midlands median daily rate £325 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.56% +3.23%
10th Percentile £118 £151 £118
90th Percentile £488 £475 £475
England median daily rate £375 £362 £343
% change year-on-year +3.52% +5.77% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 102 85
Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.55 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.72% +4.21% -7.14%
10th Percentile £9.61 £9.71 £8.69
90th Percentile £32.21 £30.28 £28.05
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.18 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.98% -1.94% +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -19 63 £325 -7.14% 12
East Midlands -5 22 £365 +4.29% 21
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 83 (95.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (49.43%) Microsoft
3 32 (36.78%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (25.29%) Project Management
6 18 (20.69%) Finance
7 17 (19.54%) MS Visio
8 13 (14.94%) ITIL
8 13 (14.94%) Degree
9 12 (13.79%) Change Management
9 12 (13.79%) Data Analysis
9 12 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (12.64%) Windows
11 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
11 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
11 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
11 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
12 8 (9.20%) Customer Requirements
12 8 (9.20%) Data Quality
12 8 (9.20%) SAP
13 7 (8.05%) ERP
13 7 (8.05%) MS Access
13 7 (8.05%) Service Management
13 7 (8.05%) Matrix Organization
14 6 (6.90%) Procure-to-Pay
14 6 (6.90%) Migration
14 6 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (6.90%) Retail
15 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (5.75%) e-Learning

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 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) Confluence
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 83 (95.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (36.78%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (19.54%) MS Visio
4 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.15%) Open Workbench
5 1 (1.15%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.30%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (2.30%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 2 (2.30%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (1.15%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.15%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.15%) Intranet
3 1 (1.15%) SAN
3 1 (1.15%) Skype
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 7 (8.05%) MS Access
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) JIRA
2 1 (1.15%) Selenium
2 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Retail
3 4 (4.60%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
5 2 (2.30%) Automotive
5 2 (2.30%) Banking
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.15%) Electronics
6 1 (1.15%) Law
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (56.32%) Analyst
2 15 (17.24%) Business Analyst
3 8 (9.20%) Data Analyst
4 7 (8.05%) Service Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) IT Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Administrator
6 4 (4.60%) Change Manager
6 4 (4.60%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Process Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.45%) Finance Business Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.45%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.30%) Programme Controller
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) COM
1 1 (1.15%) CSS
1 1 (1.15%) HTML
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.75%) e-Learning
4 4 (4.60%) EPoS
4 4 (4.60%) FMCG
4 4 (4.60%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.30%) iPad
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) NHS
6 1 (1.15%) RIA
6 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) AIX
2 1 (1.15%) Linux
2 1 (1.15%) Solaris
2 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Project Management
2 13 (14.94%) ITIL
3 12 (13.79%) Change Management
3 12 (13.79%) Data Analysis
3 12 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (9.20%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (8.05%) ERP
5 7 (8.05%) Matrix Organization
5 7 (8.05%) Service Management
6 6 (6.90%) Migration
6 6 (6.90%) Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.75%) ETL
7 5 (5.75%) Time Management
8 4 (4.60%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.60%) Post-Production
8 4 (4.60%) Statistics
8 4 (4.60%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (4.60%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) C
3 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.15%) Perl
3 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) ISEB
2 4 (4.60%) Postgraduate
3 3 (3.45%) CIPD
4 2 (2.30%) ACCA
4 2 (2.30%) CIMA
4 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.15%) IIBA
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.75%) PMO
3 3 (3.45%) GDPR
3 3 (3.45%) QA
4 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 43 (49.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) SAP
3 5 (5.75%) Remedy
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle
5 3 (3.45%) HP
6 2 (2.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.15%) Avaya
7 1 (1.15%) Brocade
7 1 (1.15%) CA
7 1 (1.15%) EMC
7 1 (1.15%) IBM
7 1 (1.15%) Informatica
7 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.15%) NetApp
7 1 (1.15%) Niku
7 1 (1.15%) Progress
7 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.15%) Tableau