Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 154 119
Rank change year-on-year -7 -35 +21
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 65 56 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.10% 0.97% 1.61%
As % of the Applications category 13.80% 14.58% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 57
North West median daily rate £281 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.64% -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £158 £175 £181
90th Percentile £469 £525 £568
England median daily rate £399 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.33% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 6
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £42.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.24% +107.32% -8.89%
England median hourly rate £21.10 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.48% +5.00% +17.65%

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 471 384 516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.00% 6.68% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 194 262
North West median daily rate £350 £344 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.74% +4.24% +1.54%
10th Percentile £120 £132 £130
90th Percentile £475 £448 £525
England median daily rate £375 £362 £343
% change year-on-year +3.52% +5.77% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 64 61
North West median hourly rate £15.72 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% -8.57% +9.46%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.02 £10.50
90th Percentile £38.50 £43.93 £47.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.18 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.98% -1.94% +10.00%

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 24 September 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the North West over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 September 2018. 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
Manchester -18 27 £175 -53.33% 11
Cheshire -4 17 £330 -5.71% 5
Merseyside +25 9 £300 +81.82% 5
Lancashire -13 9 £210 -50.59% 1
Cumbria -5 1 - -
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 53 (81.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 19 (29.23%) Project Management
4 18 (27.69%) ITIL
5 17 (26.15%) MS Visio
6 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (20.00%) Finance
8 12 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (16.92%) PMO
9 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (15.38%) Service Management
11 9 (13.85%) Change Management
11 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
12 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
12 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
12 8 (12.31%) Billing
12 8 (12.31%) Test Scripting
12 8 (12.31%) Data Mapping
12 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (10.77%) Mobile Device Management
13 7 (10.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (10.77%) Time Management
13 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Project
14 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
14 6 (9.23%) Law
14 6 (9.23%) Service Design
15 5 (7.69%) User Experience
15 5 (7.69%) OAuth
15 5 (7.69%) SIEM
15 5 (7.69%) Single Sign-On

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 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (4.62%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 53 (81.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (26.15%) MS Visio
3 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (3.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.54%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (1.54%) AutoCAD
6 1 (1.54%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) DELMIA
1 1 (1.54%) ENOVIA
1 1 (1.54%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.54%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Intranet
1 2 (3.08%) WebEx
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.54%) MD110
2 1 (1.54%) PBX
2 1 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) Big Data
1 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Billing
3 6 (9.23%) Law
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
5 2 (3.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Automotive
6 1 (1.54%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Analyst
2 9 (13.85%) Business Analyst
3 6 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
3 6 (9.23%) Service Analyst
3 6 (9.23%) Service Desk Support
4 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) Architect
4 5 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 5 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 5 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Operations Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Project Officer
5 4 (6.15%) Project Support Officer
5 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.15%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) OAuth
2 4 (6.15%) OAuth2
3 1 (1.54%) CSS
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
3 1 (1.54%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.69%) User Experience
4 3 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.54%) Social Network
6 1 (1.54%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Unix
3 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Project Management
2 18 (27.69%) ITIL
3 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (15.38%) Service Management
6 9 (13.85%) Change Management
6 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.31%) Data Mapping
7 8 (12.31%) Test Scripting
8 7 (10.77%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (10.77%) Time Management
9 6 (9.23%) Service Design
10 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.69%) SIEM
11 4 (6.15%) Asset Management
11 4 (6.15%) Data Management
11 4 (6.15%) Programme Management
11 4 (6.15%) Project Planning
12 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (7.69%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CISM
4 1 (1.54%) CISSP
4 1 (1.54%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.54%) MCTS
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) PMO
2 4 (6.15%) GDPR
3 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.54%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (6.15%) Grafana
2 4 (6.15%) Prometheus
2 4 (6.15%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.54%) MIIS
3 1 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Citrix
2 5 (7.69%) Ivanti
3 4 (6.15%) BMC
3 4 (6.15%) Dynatrace
3 4 (6.15%) HP
3 4 (6.15%) ServiceNow
3 4 (6.15%) VMware
4 3 (4.62%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe
5 1 (1.54%) Bomgar
5 1 (1.54%) Google
5 1 (1.54%) iManage
5 1 (1.54%) Remedy
5 1 (1.54%) Saba
5 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.54%) SAP