The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
Wales / South Wales
Rank 53 63 49
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.18% 1.22% 0.66%
As % of the Applications category 1.28% 8.33% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £309 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.57%  
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 £19.50
% change year-on-year -1.33% -3.84%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 78 84 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 13.81% 14.58% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 50 34
Median daily rate £170 £308 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.71% -18.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £136 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £405 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 5
Median hourly rate £11.59 £13.35 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.22% +18.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.51 £9.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.50 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year -9.09% +11.11%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in South Wales

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in South Wales

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
Cardiff +14 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
Wales

MS PowerPoint
Top 2 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) Training Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management