The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 18 25 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.14% 1.85% 0.68%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 16.00% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £495 £395 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.31% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -1.33% -  

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 Slough with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15 25 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 10.71% 11.57% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 17
Median daily rate £425 £290 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.55% +16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £123 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £17.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% -18.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Slough

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Slough

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Slough region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MS Project
3 3 (50.00%) Nortel
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Cramer
4 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Huawei
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Remedy
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (33.33%) Tellabs
4 2 (33.33%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (50.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 2G
1 1 (16.67%) 3G
1 1 (16.67%) 4G
1 1 (16.67%) DWDM
1 1 (16.67%) LTE
1 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (16.67%) SDH
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3G Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 4G Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Optical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Presales Manager
3 1 (16.67%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Product Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) WFM
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) CBAP
2 1 (16.67%) OCP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Nortel
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Cramer
3 2 (33.33%) Huawei
3 2 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) Tellabs
4 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Siebel
4 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media