The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for MS PowerPoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 28 March 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 51 58
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 0 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.81% 2.01%
As % of the Applications category - 9.52% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Median daily rate - £355 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £345 £325
% change year-on-year -2.17% +6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

MS PowerPoint is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 48 42 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 8.57% 8.47% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 52
Median daily rate £311 £300 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -24.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £127 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 19
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +8.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £13.53 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £35.15 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS PowerPoint in Oxfordshire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Oxfordshire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 7 (100.00%) MS Project
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
4 2 (28.57%) German Language
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (14.29%) PMO
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) APMP
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control

MS PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) MS Project
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) German Language
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Coordinator
1 4 (57.14%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Project Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Allocation
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) APMP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft