Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 105 124
Rank change year-on-year -37 +19 -29
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 57 114 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.08% 1.94% 1.44%
As % of the Applications category 14.65% 24.84% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 83 70
North West median daily rate £300 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £162 £250 £169
90th Percentile £426 £547 £450
England median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 11
North West median hourly rate £26.00 £41.63 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.54% -11.44% +276.00%
10th Percentile £19.50 £14.75 £16.25
90th Percentile £32.50 £44.00 £47.33
England median hourly rate £23.75 £18.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year +28.76% +5.40% -2.78%

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 389 459 653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.35% 7.82% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 238 357
North West median daily rate £325 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £155 £118 £145
90th Percentile £488 £519 £450
England median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 68 81
North West median hourly rate £14.23 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.06% -13.51% +32.14%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £26.00 £42.50 £47.33
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -3.13% +1.59% +5.95%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +5 19 £375 -9.09% 14
Cheshire -27 17 £300 -33.33% 5
Merseyside +13 9 £168 -66.06% 6
Lancashire -10 9 £270 -18.18% 4
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 52 (91.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
3 26 (45.61%) Microsoft Office
4 20 (35.09%) SharePoint
5 18 (31.58%) Finance
6 15 (26.32%) PMO
7 12 (21.05%) Project Management
8 10 (17.54%) Windows
9 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
9 8 (14.04%) Smartphone
10 7 (12.28%) Quality Management
11 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
11 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
11 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.53%) e-Learning
11 6 (10.53%) JIRA
11 6 (10.53%) Google
11 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (10.53%) Google Drive
11 6 (10.53%) Skype
11 6 (10.53%) Android
11 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
11 6 (10.53%) Skype for Business
11 6 (10.53%) Office 365
12 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
12 5 (8.77%) Apple
12 5 (8.77%) Service Management
13 4 (7.02%) Process Management
13 4 (7.02%) CIPD
13 4 (7.02%) Business Analysis

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 20 (35.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.53%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.51%) SAS
Applications
1 52 (91.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (45.61%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Google Drive
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Skype
2 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) VoIP
4 1 (1.75%) DHCP
4 1 (1.75%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Base SAS
1 2 (3.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.75%) Rational Statemate
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Law
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 5 (8.77%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (8.77%) Trainer
4 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Coordinator
4 4 (7.02%) IT Support
5 3 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) PMO Lead
5 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) IT Technician
6 2 (3.51%) PMO Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Support Technician
6 2 (3.51%) Telephony Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Telephony Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Training Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Kafka
1 1 (1.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Smartphone
2 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.51%) EPoS
3 2 (3.51%) Handset
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.75%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.75%) PMI
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Android
2 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Project Management
2 7 (12.28%) Quality Management
3 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
4 5 (8.77%) Service Management
5 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.02%) Business Analysis
5 4 (7.02%) Contract Management
5 4 (7.02%) Process Management
6 3 (5.26%) Coaching
6 3 (5.26%) Compliance Audit
6 3 (5.26%) Dependency Management
6 3 (5.26%) Line Management
6 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.26%) Supplier Management
6 3 (5.26%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 3 (5.26%) Time Management
6 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Ada
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) CIPD
1 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.75%) AAT
3 1 (1.75%) ACCA
3 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.75%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) CIMA
3 1 (1.75%) CIPFA
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) HND
3 1 (1.75%) MCP
3 1 (1.75%) MCSE
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.32%) PMO
2 4 (7.02%) QA
3 3 (5.26%) SLA
4 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.75%) GDPR
4 1 (1.75%) PSD2
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Google
3 5 (8.77%) Apple
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Planview
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) BT
5 1 (1.75%) CA
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.75%) Tableau
5 1 (1.75%) VMware