The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 103 76
Rank change year-on-year +20 -27  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 24 28 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.37% 1.08% 1.84%
As % of the Applications category 10.53% 10.00% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 36
Median daily rate £335 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.07% -3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £400 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £345 £325
% change year-on-year -2.17% +6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £33.75
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 Scotland with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 228 280 350
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 12.98% 10.79% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 157 196
Median daily rate £350 £331 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% -1.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £130 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 31
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £13.56 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.60 £34.50
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS PowerPoint in Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Scotland

MS 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 MS PowerPoint within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Edinburgh +15 14 £320 +2.40% 1
Glasgow +9 9 £355 +20.33%
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 33 (80.49%) MS Excel
2 19 (46.34%) Finance
3 16 (39.02%) MS Office
4 15 (36.59%) Project Management
4 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
5 13 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (24.39%) MS Visio
6 10 (24.39%) Banking
7 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (21.95%) PMO
8 8 (19.51%) Change Management
8 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
9 7 (17.07%) MS Project
9 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
9 7 (17.07%) Data Analysis
10 6 (14.63%) Degree
10 6 (14.63%) Wealth Management
11 5 (12.20%) ITIL
11 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
11 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
11 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
11 5 (12.20%) Virtual Team
12 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
12 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (9.76%) Fintech
12 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
13 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
13 3 (7.32%) Migration
13 3 (7.32%) QlikView

MS 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 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (80.49%) MS Excel
2 16 (39.02%) MS Office
3 10 (24.39%) MS Visio
4 7 (17.07%) MS Project
5 2 (4.88%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (4.88%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (4.88%) InDesign
5 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
6 1 (2.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Sonata
2 1 (2.44%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.44%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.44%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) QlikView
2 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 10 (24.39%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Principal Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Process Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Junior
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Process Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Data Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Senior PMO Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Project Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Support Officer
7 1 (2.44%) Technology Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Virtual Team
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Fintech
4 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Project Management
2 13 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (19.51%) Change Management
4 7 (17.07%) Data Analysis
4 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
5 6 (14.63%) Wealth Management
6 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL
6 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
7 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
8 3 (7.32%) Migration
8 3 (7.32%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (4.88%) Data Management
9 2 (4.88%) Statistics
9 2 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.44%) PMP
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) PMO
2 3 (7.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) FNZ
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) Intel
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau
3 1 (2.44%) Xerox
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