The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 26 June 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 110 79
Rank change year-on-year +21 -31  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 28 41 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.28% 1.42% 2.02%
As % of the Applications category 15.22% 17.52% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 36
Median daily rate £323 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £425 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £13.48
% change year-on-year -8.21% +45.47%  

Microsoft 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 Scotland with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 184 234 364
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 8.42% 8.08% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 138 185
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 31
Median hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.81% -15.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.22 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.39% +13.79%  

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Scotland

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Scotland

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Scotland over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in Scotland

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Scotland

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +23 18 £323 -0.76%
Edinburgh -10 10 £333 +10.83% 1
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 50 (96.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (51.92%) Finance
3 23 (44.23%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (36.54%) Project Management
5 15 (28.85%) MS Visio
6 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (23.08%) Risk Management
8 11 (21.15%) Banking
9 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
9 10 (19.23%) SQL
9 10 (19.23%) PMO
10 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (17.31%) Change Management
10 9 (17.31%) Data Analysis
10 9 (17.31%) Project Planning
11 8 (15.38%) Time Management
11 8 (15.38%) Mainframe
11 8 (15.38%) Sybase
11 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
11 8 (15.38%) Unix
12 7 (13.46%) ITIL
12 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
12 7 (13.46%) DB2
12 7 (13.46%) CICS
12 7 (13.46%) Assembly Language
12 7 (13.46%) CA
12 7 (13.46%) REXX
12 7 (13.46%) zOS
12 7 (13.46%) MQSeries

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 7 (13.46%) CICS
2 7 (13.46%) MQSeries
2 7 (13.46%) SAS
Applications
1 50 (96.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (44.23%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (28.85%) MS Visio
4 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (3.85%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (3.85%) InDesign
5 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (1.92%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.92%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.92%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Kerberos
1 7 (13.46%) SSH
1 7 (13.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) DB2
2 6 (11.54%) QlikView
3 3 (5.77%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
General
1 27 (51.92%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Consultant
3 8 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 7 (13.46%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Process Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) QlikView Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Assembler Programmer
7 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Change Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Junior
7 2 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Programmer
7 2 (3.85%) RACF Programmer
7 2 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) ISPF
1 7 (13.46%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.38%) Mainframe
3 7 (13.46%) PKI
4 5 (9.62%) Virtual Team
5 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.69%) Fintech
6 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.92%) FMCG
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Unix
2 7 (13.46%) zOS
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Project Management
2 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 9 (17.31%) Change Management
4 9 (17.31%) Data Analysis
4 9 (17.31%) Project Planning
5 8 (15.38%) Time Management
6 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
6 7 (13.46%) ITIL
6 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
6 7 (13.46%) Security Management
7 6 (11.54%) Information Security
7 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.54%) People Management
8 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (9.62%) Wealth Management
9 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.77%) Migration
10 3 (5.77%) Process Improvement
10 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) Assembly Language
2 7 (13.46%) CLIST
2 7 (13.46%) JCL
2 7 (13.46%) REXX
3 6 (11.54%) Perl
3 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.85%) PMP
3 1 (1.92%) APMP
3 1 (1.92%) CISM
3 1 (1.92%) CISSP
3 1 (1.92%) CRISC
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) PMO
2 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 7 (13.46%) RACF
1 7 (13.46%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) zSecure
2 1 (1.92%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Sybase
3 7 (13.46%) CA
3 7 (13.46%) IBM
4 2 (3.85%) Adobe
4 2 (3.85%) HP
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.92%) Trillium
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