Period
to 23 October 2017

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 October 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 125 90
Rank change year-on-year -19 -35 +9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 101 163 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.27% 1.68% 1.99%
As % of the Applications category 13.27% 19.43% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 104 57
Midlands median daily rate £355 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.94% +2.40% +8.70%
10th Percentile £220 £102 £138
90th Percentile £534 £482 £468
England median daily rate £374 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +6.86% -6.67% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 16
Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £10.60 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.53% -66.28% -13.27%
10th Percentile £10.37 £10.00 £15.38
90th Percentile £41.00 £15.84 £46.25
England median hourly rate £21.00 £19.61 £17.80
% change year-on-year +7.09% +10.17% -1.11%

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 761 839 902
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.59% 8.62% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 487 428
Midlands median daily rate £328 £325 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.77% +4.50% +3.67%
10th Percentile £155 £121 £140
90th Percentile £497 £488 £473
England median daily rate £361 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 94 144
Midlands median hourly rate £12.75 £13.00 £13.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.92% -6.71% -12.91%
10th Percentile £9.29 £8.69 £10.12
90th Percentile £30.37 £31.23 £33.40
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% +6.45% +3.33%

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 October 2017.

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 October 2017.

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 October 2017. 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 -14 65 £340 +4.13% 3
East Midlands -5 34 £388 +156.62%
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 79 (78.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (39.60%) MS Visio
3 34 (33.66%) Microsoft
4 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Office
5 28 (27.72%) Project Management
5 28 (27.72%) Finance
6 27 (26.73%) PMO
7 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (17.82%) Microsoft Project
9 17 (16.83%) ITIL
9 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (10.89%) Validation
11 10 (9.90%) SAP
11 10 (9.90%) Windows
11 10 (9.90%) Change Control
12 9 (8.91%) Waterfall
12 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2
12 9 (8.91%) SharePoint
12 9 (8.91%) Change Management
13 8 (7.92%) Project Planning
14 7 (6.93%) Migration
14 7 (6.93%) Banking
14 7 (6.93%) Retail
14 7 (6.93%) CRM
14 7 (6.93%) Oracle
14 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
14 7 (6.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 7 (6.93%) TCP/IP
14 7 (6.93%) Windows Server
15 6 (5.94%) Intranet

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 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.97%) IIS
2 3 (2.97%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.98%) Documentum
Applications
1 79 (78.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (39.60%) MS Visio
3 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Office
4 18 (17.82%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (2.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.98%) InDesign
6 2 (1.98%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.99%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.99%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.94%) Intranet
3 5 (4.95%) ATM
3 5 (4.95%) Internet
4 3 (2.97%) TETRA
5 2 (1.98%) Modbus
6 1 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.99%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) GIS
3 2 (1.98%) MS Access
3 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.97%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.99%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 28 (27.72%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Banking
2 7 (6.93%) Retail
3 6 (5.94%) Automotive
3 6 (5.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.97%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Legal
4 3 (2.97%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.98%) Marketing
5 2 (1.98%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (40.59%) Analyst
2 14 (13.86%) Business Analyst
2 14 (13.86%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (4.95%) Developer
3 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
4 4 (3.96%) Consultant
4 4 (3.96%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (3.96%) PMO Manager
5 3 (2.97%) C# Developer
5 3 (2.97%) Data Business Analyst
5 3 (2.97%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 3 (2.97%) Report Manager
5 3 (2.97%) Trainer
6 2 (1.98%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (1.98%) ICT Analyst
6 2 (1.98%) PMO Planner
6 2 (1.98%) Security Analyst
6 2 (1.98%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (1.98%) Support Manager
6 2 (1.98%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.94%) .NET
2 5 (4.95%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (2.97%) Aurelia
3 3 (2.97%) CSS
3 3 (2.97%) CSS3
3 3 (2.97%) HTML
3 3 (2.97%) HTML5
3 3 (2.97%) jQuery
3 3 (2.97%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (2.97%) REST
3 3 (2.97%) SOAP
3 3 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (2.97%) Web Services
4 1 (0.99%) J2SE
4 1 (0.99%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (0.99%) XML
4 1 (0.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.94%) e-Learning
3 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Social Media
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.90%) Windows
2 7 (6.93%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.95%) Unix
4 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.72%) Project Management
2 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.83%) ITIL
4 11 (10.89%) Validation
5 10 (9.90%) Change Control
6 9 (8.91%) Change Management
6 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2
6 9 (8.91%) Waterfall
7 8 (7.92%) Project Planning
8 7 (6.93%) CRM
8 7 (6.93%) Migration
9 6 (5.94%) BPR
9 6 (5.94%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (5.94%) Dependency Management
9 6 (5.94%) Resource Management
9 6 (5.94%) Use Case
9 6 (5.94%) User Stories
10 5 (4.95%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.95%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.94%) C#
2 4 (3.96%) SQL
3 1 (0.99%) Java
3 1 (0.99%) VB
3 1 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) HNC
4 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.99%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (26.73%) PMO
2 4 (3.96%) MiFID
2 4 (3.96%) QA
3 3 (2.97%) FATCA
4 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.98%) SLA
5 1 (0.99%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Hyper-V
1 5 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (4.95%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (33.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) SAP
3 7 (6.93%) Oracle
4 5 (4.95%) VMware
5 3 (2.97%) Adobe
5 3 (2.97%) HP
6 2 (1.98%) Siemens
7 1 (0.99%) Avaya
7 1 (0.99%) Google
7 1 (0.99%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.99%) Sage
7 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.99%) Tableau
7 1 (0.99%) Teradata