The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 28 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.

Microsoft PowerPoint
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 54 49
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 17 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.28% 1.87% 2.97%
As % of the Applications category 17.53% 11.02% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 17
Median daily rate £300 £425 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +142.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £277 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £440 £291
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £345 £325
% change year-on-year -2.17% +6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.61 - £11.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 97 127 184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 13.02% 16.96% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 62 81
Median daily rate £396 £400 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.12% +50.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £198 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 4
Median hourly rate £10.00 £14.00 £13.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +3.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.88 £13.50 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Milton Keynes

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS PowerPoint in Milton Keynes

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Milton Keynes

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 17 (80.95%) MS Excel
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) MS Office
5 6 (28.57%) PMO
6 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
7 4 (19.05%) Banking
7 4 (19.05%) Retail
7 4 (19.05%) MS Project
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
8 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 3 (14.29%) SLA
8 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 3 (14.29%) Workflow
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Time Management
8 3 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) Financial Modelling
9 2 (9.52%) Change Control
9 2 (9.52%) Business Analytics
9 2 (9.52%) Analytics
9 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
9 2 (9.52%) Billing
9 2 (9.52%) JIRA

MS PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (80.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (42.86%) MS Office
3 4 (19.05%) MS Project
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Billing
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Project Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Project Support Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) IT Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) PMO Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Project Officer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
1 1 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (4.76%) Learning Management System
1 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.76%) SCORM
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Time Management
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) PMO
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) BT
3 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle