Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 November 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 119 136
Rank change year-on-year -23 +17 -28
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 60 107 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.05% 1.58% 1.33%
As % of the Applications category 15.04% 23.83% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 73 62
North West median daily rate £300 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +26.92% +4.84%
10th Percentile £167 £220 £171
90th Percentile £438 £571 £450
England median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
North West median hourly rate £42.50 £20.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.32% -56.38% +276.00%
10th Percentile £41.25 £19.30 £9.63
90th Percentile £43.95 £38.20 £47.33
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.21
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.11% +6.78%

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 West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 399 449 773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.01% 6.62% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 244 429
North West median daily rate £325 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.99% +3.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £135 £121 £140
90th Percentile £488 £523 £475
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 59 85
North West median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £10.30
90th Percentile £46.71 £42.55 £47.33
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -6.06% +4.76% +5.00%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the North West

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the North West

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in the North West

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the North West

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Cheshire -11 23 £300 -36.84% 3
Manchester +19 22 £375 -11.76% 4
Merseyside +2 7 £170 -51.36%
Lancashire -4 6 £375 +11.94% 4
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 54 (90.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (61.67%) Microsoft
3 28 (46.67%) Finance
4 25 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
5 23 (38.33%) SharePoint
6 13 (21.67%) PMO
7 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
9 8 (13.33%) Project Management
9 8 (13.33%) Retail
9 8 (13.33%) Degree
10 7 (11.67%) Windows
11 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
11 6 (10.00%) JIRA
11 6 (10.00%) Google
11 6 (10.00%) Smartphone
11 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
11 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (10.00%) Android
11 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
11 6 (10.00%) Google Drive
12 5 (8.33%) Skype
12 5 (8.33%) Office 365
12 5 (8.33%) Dependency Management
12 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
12 5 (8.33%) Banking
12 5 (8.33%) Incident Management
12 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
12 5 (8.33%) Apple

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 23 (38.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 54 (90.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
4 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (3.33%) AutoCAD
5 2 (3.33%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Google Drive
2 5 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Skype
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) GSM
3 1 (1.67%) LTE
3 1 (1.67%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Base SAS
1 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.67%) MySQL
1 1 (1.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (46.67%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Retail
3 5 (8.33%) Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Legal
5 3 (5.00%) Avionics
5 3 (5.00%) Law
6 2 (3.33%) Multimedia
6 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.67%) Billing
7 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.67%) Military
7 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Analyst
2 6 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
2 6 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 5 (8.33%) Project Leader
4 4 (6.67%) Administrator
4 4 (6.67%) Trainer
5 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 3 (5.00%) IT Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) IT Project Leader
5 3 (5.00%) PMO Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Audio Visual Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Commercial Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Leader
6 2 (3.33%) IT Support
6 2 (3.33%) Requirements Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Audio Visual Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Training Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Kafka
1 1 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (6.67%) e-Learning
4 3 (5.00%) EPoS
5 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.67%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.67%) PMI
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Android
2 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (13.33%) Project Management
3 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (8.33%) Dependency Management
4 5 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 4 (6.67%) Service Management
5 4 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 4 (6.67%) Time Management
6 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.00%) Change Control
6 3 (5.00%) Change Management
6 3 (5.00%) Compliance Audit
6 3 (5.00%) Data Entry
6 3 (5.00%) ITIL
6 3 (5.00%) Process Management
6 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.67%) HND
5 3 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) CIPD
7 1 (1.67%) AAT
7 1 (1.67%) ACCA
7 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.67%) CIMA
7 1 (1.67%) CIPFA
7 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) PMO
2 3 (5.00%) SLA
3 2 (3.33%) MIL-STD-1553
3 2 (3.33%) QA
4 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (1.67%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (61.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Google
3 5 (8.33%) Apple
4 4 (6.67%) SAP
5 3 (5.00%) BT
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (1.67%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.67%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.67%) IFS
7 1 (1.67%) Mapinfo