Period
to 25 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 25 January 2020 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 > North of England
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 178 184 170
Rank change year-on-year +6 -14 -28
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 95 138 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 1.05% 1.16% 1.33%
As % of the Applications category 11.77% 15.97% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 86 98
North of England median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -4.93%
10th Percentile £212 £169 £167
90th Percentile £500 £531 £525
England median daily rate £388 £400 £370
% change year-on-year -3.13% +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 15
North of England median hourly rate £34.75 £31.27 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.15% +83.91% -15.00%
10th Percentile £18.36 £11.64 £12.45
90th Percentile £66.50 £45.80 £43.75
England median hourly rate £22.41 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +12.04% -2.44% +2.50%

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 North of England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 807 864 844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 8.96% 7.24% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 446 492
North of England median daily rate £325 £325 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.06% +1.12%
10th Percentile £150 £139 £160
90th Percentile £500 £473 £488
England median daily rate £363 £375 £351
% change year-on-year -3.33% +6.87% +0.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 172 117
North of England median hourly rate £18.00 £15.76 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.25% +10.95% +3.27%
10th Percentile £11.26 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.00 £35.00 £25.40
England median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% -3.13%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the North of England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the North of England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the North of England over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in the North of England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the North of England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the North of England over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in the North of England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

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 North of England region over the 6 months to 25 January 2020. 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
North West +10 46 £403 +22.90% 22
Yorkshire +18 28 £300 -20.00% 18
North East +19 21 £275 -26.67% 4
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 83 (87.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 56 (58.95%) Microsoft
3 54 (56.84%) Microsoft Office
4 39 (41.05%) Project Management
5 30 (31.58%) Finance
6 28 (29.47%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (25.26%) MS Visio
8 20 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (21.05%) Public Sector
9 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (15.79%) Degree
10 14 (14.74%) Performance Management
10 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Project
11 13 (13.68%) PRINCE2
11 13 (13.68%) Management Information System
11 13 (13.68%) Change Management
12 11 (11.58%) Data Management
13 10 (10.53%) Security Cleared
13 10 (10.53%) Windows
14 9 (9.47%) SharePoint
14 9 (9.47%) C
14 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
14 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.47%) PMO
15 8 (8.42%) Self-Motivation
15 8 (8.42%) Migration
16 7 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (7.37%) QA
16 7 (7.37%) Collaborative Working
16 7 (7.37%) SC Cleared

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 (9.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) CMS
2 2 (2.11%) Drupal
2 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.05%) Confluence
3 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 83 (87.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (56.84%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (25.26%) MS Visio
4 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (2.11%) Acrobat
5 2 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.05%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Office 365
2 5 (5.26%) Power Platform
3 2 (2.11%) Azure
3 2 (2.11%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.11%) Yammer
4 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.05%) AdWords
4 1 (1.05%) AWS
4 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.05%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.05%) G Suite
4 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.05%) Google Docs
4 1 (1.05%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) LAN
2 3 (3.16%) VPN
2 3 (3.16%) WAN
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.11%) DNS
3 2 (2.11%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (2.11%) Skype
3 2 (2.11%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.11%) WebEx
3 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.05%) DHCP
4 1 (1.05%) Firewall
4 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.05%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) Power BI
2 2 (2.11%) MySQL
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.05%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) GCC
1 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.11%) JIRA
1 2 (2.11%) VectorCAST
General
1 30 (31.58%) Finance
2 20 (21.05%) Public Sector
3 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.21%) Legal
4 4 (4.21%) Marketing
5 2 (2.11%) Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.05%) Avionics
6 1 (1.05%) Local Government
6 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (33.68%) Analyst
2 12 (12.63%) Project Manager
3 11 (11.58%) Business Analyst
4 9 (9.47%) Data Analyst
5 7 (7.37%) Coordinator
6 6 (6.32%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (4.21%) IT Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Support Officer
8 3 (3.16%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (3.16%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (3.16%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (3.16%) Project Officer
8 3 (3.16%) Project Support Officer
8 3 (3.16%) Support Manager
9 2 (2.11%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (2.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle Project Manager
9 2 (2.11%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) CSS
2 3 (3.16%) HTML
3 2 (2.11%) CakePHP
3 2 (2.11%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (2.11%) CSS3
3 2 (2.11%) jQuery
3 2 (2.11%) Laravel
3 2 (2.11%) Sass
3 2 (2.11%) Symfony
3 2 (2.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.05%) MDX
4 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.47%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.68%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.42%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.21%) NHS
5 3 (3.16%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.16%) SCADA
5 3 (3.16%) Social Media
5 3 (3.16%) User Experience
6 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.11%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.11%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.11%) PDA
7 1 (1.05%) Blog
7 1 (1.05%) FMCG
7 1 (1.05%) Life Science
7 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.05%) Photography
7 1 (1.05%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Windows
2 5 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 4 (4.21%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.21%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.11%) Linux
4 2 (2.11%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.05%) Project Management
2 20 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.74%) Performance Management
5 13 (13.68%) Change Management
5 13 (13.68%) PRINCE2
6 11 (11.58%) Data Management
7 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
7 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.42%) Migration
9 7 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.37%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (6.32%) Analytics
10 6 (6.32%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.32%) Change Control
10 6 (6.32%) Decision-Making
10 6 (6.32%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (5.26%) ITSM
11 5 (5.26%) Mathematics
11 5 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.47%) C
2 5 (5.26%) SQL
3 4 (4.21%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.11%) Ada
4 2 (2.11%) PHP
5 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Degree
2 10 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.37%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.32%) CIMA
4 6 (6.32%) CIPFA
5 5 (5.26%) HND
6 4 (4.21%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.21%) PMP
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.11%) CCNP
8 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.05%) CCNA
9 1 (1.05%) CIPD
9 1 (1.05%) HNC
9 1 (1.05%) ISEB
9 1 (1.05%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.05%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) PMO
2 7 (7.37%) QA
3 4 (4.21%) SLA
4 1 (1.05%) COBIT
4 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.05%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) SCCM
1 2 (2.11%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (2.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (58.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle
3 4 (4.21%) Adobe
3 4 (4.21%) Cisco
4 3 (3.16%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.16%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.11%) Bomgar
5 2 (2.11%) BT
5 2 (2.11%) Ekahau
5 2 (2.11%) Google
5 2 (2.11%) HP
5 2 (2.11%) Meraki
5 2 (2.11%) Peregrine
5 2 (2.11%) Remedy
5 2 (2.11%) Tableau
5 2 (2.11%) Virgin Media
5 2 (2.11%) Zend
6 1 (1.05%) BMC
6 1 (1.05%) Citrix
6 1 (1.05%) IBM