Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 6 months to 24 November 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 82 85
Rank change year-on-year +16 +3 -15
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 10 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.06% 0.80% 1.47%
As % of the Applications category 10.10% 9.09% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 16
South Wales median daily rate £300 £375 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +29.87% -8.33%
10th Percentile £225 £198 £205
90th Percentile £321 £401 £363
Wales median daily rate £300 £375 £289
% change year-on-year -20.00% +29.87% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 - £10.50
Wales median hourly rate £20.00 - £10.50

Microsoft PowerPoint is in the Software Applications category. The following 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.

All Software Application Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 99 99 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 10.54% 8.77% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 66 81
South Wales median daily rate £300 £238 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.32% -26.92% +4.00%
10th Percentile £123 £126 £185
90th Percentile £376 £415 £438
Wales median daily rate £300 £225 £325
% change year-on-year +33.33% -30.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 6
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £10.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.27% +15.29% -29.17%
10th Percentile £10.94 £11.17 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.00 £18.69 £12.38
Wales median hourly rate £11.17 £12.25 £11.75
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.26% -9.62%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in South Wales

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in South Wales

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in South Wales

Microsoft 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 Microsoft PowerPoint within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -4 4 £300 -20.00%
Torfaen - 4 £275 -
Blaenau Gwent - 1 - -
Microsoft PowerPoint
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (40.00%) PowerPivot
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) VBA
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) MS Access
5 4 (40.00%) Gantt Chart
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
6 3 (30.00%) Power BI
6 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (30.00%) R
6 3 (30.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) e-Learning
7 2 (20.00%) Quality Management

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) PBX
2 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MS Access
1 4 (40.00%) PowerPivot
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Power BI
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Trainer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Trainer
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Trainer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (40.00%) Gantt Chart
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VBA
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) CIPD
2 1 (10.00%) ECDL
2 1 (10.00%) MCDST
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Lotus
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau