Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 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
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 137 115
Rank change year-on-year +19 -22 +16
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 79 67 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.39% 1.17% 1.76%
As % of the Applications category 15.52% 11.04% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 38 86
South West median daily rate £375 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -15.63% +26.98%
10th Percentile £169 £165 £136
90th Percentile £472 £558 £486
England median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% +33.33% -32.39%
England median hourly rate £20.75 £19.81 £19.42
% change year-on-year +4.77% +1.98% +7.89%

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 the South West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 509 607 716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.98% 10.58% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 349 456
South West median daily rate £350 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +6.06%
10th Percentile £146 £130 £125
90th Percentile £488 £475 £475
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 107 81
South West median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.17% +15.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £43.00 £43.00
England median hourly rate £15.60 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.48% +6.45% +3.33%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the South West

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the South West

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in the South West

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the South West

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Bristol +9 35 £376 +50.50% 3
Wiltshire -4 27 £395 +12.86% 1
Dorset +3 6 £350 -41.67% 2
Gloucestershire +18 4 £250 -54.55% 1
Somerset -3 3 £175 - 1
Cornwall - 3 £300 -
Devon - 1 £440 -
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 55 (69.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
3 34 (43.04%) MS Visio
4 32 (40.51%) Finance
5 28 (35.44%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (24.05%) SAP
6 19 (24.05%) Microsoft Project
7 15 (18.99%) PRINCE2
8 14 (17.72%) Project Management
9 13 (16.46%) Telecoms
10 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (15.19%) Banking
10 12 (15.19%) Billing
10 12 (15.19%) Project Planning
11 11 (13.92%) Retail
11 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (12.66%) Process Improvement
12 10 (12.66%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (10.13%) PMO
13 8 (10.13%) User Experience
13 8 (10.13%) Manufacturing
13 8 (10.13%) Adobe
13 8 (10.13%) Programme Management
13 8 (10.13%) Marketing
13 8 (10.13%) SAP IS-U
14 7 (8.86%) SAP Implementation
14 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (8.86%) SQL
14 7 (8.86%) Electronics
14 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (7.59%) Marvel
2 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 55 (69.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (43.04%) MS Visio
3 28 (35.44%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (24.05%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (8.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (7.59%) InVision
7 2 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
8 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (10.13%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.27%) Maximo
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle iSupplier
2 1 (1.27%) Primavera
2 1 (1.27%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (3.80%) VPN
2 2 (2.53%) Broadband
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) Intranet
3 1 (1.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
1 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 32 (40.51%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Telecoms
3 12 (15.19%) Banking
3 12 (15.19%) Billing
4 11 (13.92%) Retail
5 8 (10.13%) Manufacturing
5 8 (10.13%) Marketing
6 7 (8.86%) Electronics
7 2 (2.53%) Back Office
7 2 (2.53%) Law
7 2 (2.53%) Legal
8 1 (1.27%) Local Government
8 1 (1.27%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Analyst
2 11 (13.92%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.13%) Designer
4 7 (8.86%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Coordinator
4 7 (8.86%) UX Designer
5 6 (7.59%) Author
5 6 (7.59%) Technical Author
6 5 (6.33%) Process Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (5.06%) Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) Programme Planner
7 4 (5.06%) Project Planner
8 3 (3.80%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (3.80%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.80%) Architect
8 3 (3.80%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) User Experience
2 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.53%) iPad
6 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Windows 10
2 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.53%) Android
3 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.99%) PRINCE2
2 14 (17.72%) Project Management
3 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.19%) Project Planning
4 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.66%) Collaborative Working
5 10 (12.66%) Process Improvement
6 8 (10.13%) Programme Management
7 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.86%) Coaching
7 7 (8.86%) Prototyping
7 7 (8.86%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.33%) Critical Path Analysis
9 5 (6.33%) Document Management
9 5 (6.33%) Earned Value Management
9 5 (6.33%) Process Architecture
9 5 (6.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) VB
3 2 (2.53%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) ISEB
4 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) PMO
2 2 (2.53%) GDPR
2 2 (2.53%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.05%) SAP
3 8 (10.13%) Adobe
4 1 (1.27%) Citrix
4 1 (1.27%) HP
4 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.27%) NEC
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) Remedy