Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 137 123
Rank change year-on-year -28 -14 +10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 58 66 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.96% 1.16% 1.60%
As % of the Applications category 13.68% 17.05% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 41 74
North West median daily rate £330 £300 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -24.05% +21.54%
10th Percentile £161 £168 £250
90th Percentile £554 £438 £563
England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
North West median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +107.32% -56.38%
10th Percentile £19.03 £20.25 £19.30
90th Percentile £46.88 £43.93 £38.20
England median hourly rate £18.38 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -20.11% +15.00% +11.11%

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 424 387 447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.04% 6.81% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 219 244
North West median daily rate £328 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.96% -2.17% +6.15%
10th Percentile £120 £157 £123
90th Percentile £450 £488 £517
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 55 60
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.76% -5.97%
10th Percentile £11.58 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £34.98 £46.03 £41.60
England median hourly rate £15.80 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -1.25% - +6.67%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -19 21 £350 -6.67% 12
Cheshire -7 18 £330 +10.00% 4
Lancashire -20 11 £475 +35.71% 3
Merseyside -7 5 £625 +267.11% 2
Cumbria - 1 - -
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 50 (86.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (56.90%) Microsoft
3 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (22.41%) Project Management
5 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (20.69%) Change Management
5 12 (20.69%) Finance
5 12 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (18.97%) ITIL
7 10 (17.24%) Service Management
7 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (15.52%) MS Visio
9 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
9 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
9 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.07%) Billing
10 6 (10.34%) VMware
10 6 (10.34%) HP
10 6 (10.34%) Unix
10 6 (10.34%) Windows
10 6 (10.34%) SAP
10 6 (10.34%) Service Design
10 6 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (8.62%) ServiceNow
11 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (8.62%) User Experience
11 5 (8.62%) PMO
11 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.62%) Asset Management

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 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) Confluence
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 50 (86.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (15.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.45%) Acrobat
5 2 (3.45%) InDesign
5 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (1.72%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Workday HCM
2 1 (1.72%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.72%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.72%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) FTP
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
1 2 (3.45%) Intranet
1 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) MD110
2 1 (1.72%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) MS Access
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.72%) Power BI
2 1 (1.72%) QlikView
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) JIRA
1 2 (3.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Billing
3 4 (6.90%) Retail
4 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.45%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.72%) Automotive
6 1 (1.72%) Avionics
6 1 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (1.72%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Analyst
2 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.34%) Coordinator
4 5 (8.62%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Operations Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (6.90%) Transition Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Project Officer
6 3 (5.17%) Project Planner
6 3 (5.17%) Project Support Officer
6 3 (5.17%) Service Transition Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Support Officer
6 3 (5.17%) Workday Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Performance Test Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) PMO Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Service Design Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Service Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) OAuth
1 2 (3.45%) OpenID
1 2 (3.45%) SOAP
1 2 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) User Experience
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.17%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.45%) Social Media
6 1 (1.72%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Unix
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Project Management
2 12 (20.69%) Change Management
2 12 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (18.97%) ITIL
4 10 (17.24%) Service Management
5 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
5 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (10.34%) Service Design
7 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.62%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.90%) Data Management
8 4 (6.90%) Process Improvement
8 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.90%) Use Case
8 4 (6.90%) Workshop Facilitation
9 3 (5.17%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.17%) Performance Management
9 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) C
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) PMO
2 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Grafana
1 4 (6.90%) Prometheus
1 4 (6.90%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.72%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 33 (56.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) HP
2 6 (10.34%) SAP
2 6 (10.34%) VMware
3 5 (8.62%) ServiceNow
4 4 (6.90%) BMC
4 4 (6.90%) Dynatrace
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 3 (5.17%) Workday
6 2 (3.45%) Adobe
7 1 (1.72%) Facebook
7 1 (1.72%) Google
7 1 (1.72%) hybris
7 1 (1.72%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.72%) Remedy
7 1 (1.72%) Saba
7 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.72%) Tableau
7 1 (1.72%) Twitter