The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 months to 24 June 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 118 54
Rank change year-on-year +79 -64  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.17% 0.45% 0.53%
As % of the Applications category 14.81% 7.32% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £520 £485 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.21% +72.59%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £13.36
% change year-on-year -8.21% +46.83%  

Microsoft 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 27 82 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.92% 6.15% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 51 24
Median daily rate £325 £310 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% -10.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £486 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £13.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £26.80 £17.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
4 3 (42.86%) ITSM
4 3 (42.86%) Data Management
4 3 (42.86%) VME
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) PMO
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Informatica
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) COBOL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Tuxedo
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) Tuxedo
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Data Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) ITSM
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PMO
2 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Informatica
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle