Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 155 137
Rank change year-on-year +31 -18 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 72 56 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.39% 1.02% 1.34%
As % of the Applications category 16.71% 10.24% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 58
South West median daily rate £390 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -12.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £161 £219 £139
90th Percentile £451 £519 £491
England median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +218.18% -47.62% +3.70%
10th Percentile £32.50 £11.00 £11.64
90th Percentile £37.50 £45.00 £39.80
England median hourly rate £23.00 £18.50 £17.64
% change year-on-year +24.32% +4.91% +0.77%

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 431 547 668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.33% 9.96% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 350 403
South West median daily rate £325 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £128 £125 £126
90th Percentile £465 £500 £476
England median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.14% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 83 86
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +33.33% +37.50%
10th Percentile £11.48 £10.50 £10.19
90th Percentile £37.50 £42.90 £41.87
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -3.13% +1.59% +5.00%

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018. 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 +10 36 £400 +34.45% 6
Wiltshire +1 12 £400 +14.29%
Dorset +2 9 £350 -41.67% 2
Gloucestershire +16 5 £250 -54.55% 4
Cornwall - 3 £300 -
Somerset - 3 £250 - 1
Devon - 2 £350 - 1
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 52 (72.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (50.00%) Finance
3 33 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 26 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
5 25 (34.72%) MS Visio
6 16 (22.22%) Adobe
6 16 (22.22%) User Experience
7 15 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 15 (20.83%) Banking
8 14 (19.44%) Prototyping
8 14 (19.44%) InVision
8 14 (19.44%) Marvel
9 11 (15.28%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Project
10 10 (13.89%) SQL
10 10 (13.89%) Project Management
11 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 8 (11.11%) Windows
12 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
13 7 (9.72%) PMO
13 7 (9.72%) Windows 7
13 7 (9.72%) Windows 10
13 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (8.33%) CRM
15 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
15 5 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
15 5 (6.94%) VB

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 14 (19.44%) Marvel
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.56%) SAS
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 52 (72.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (34.72%) MS Visio
4 15 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 14 (19.44%) InVision
6 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
8 1 (1.39%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Maximo
2 1 (1.39%) MoSes
2 1 (1.39%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (4.17%) VPN
2 2 (2.78%) Broadband
2 2 (2.78%) Intranet
3 1 (1.39%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 4 (5.56%) QlikView
3 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) JIRA
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 36 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (20.83%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Billing
3 3 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Law
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) Local Government
5 1 (1.39%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Analyst
2 16 (22.22%) Designer
3 15 (20.83%) UX Designer
4 10 (13.89%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Author
5 6 (8.33%) Technical Author
6 5 (6.94%) Developer
7 4 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (5.56%) Administrator
7 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.56%) VBA Developer
8 3 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) 1st Line Support Technician
9 2 (2.78%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) PMO Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) PMO Lead
9 2 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) HTML
2 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 4 (5.56%) LDAP
2 4 (5.56%) REST
2 4 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.39%) .NET
3 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) User Experience
2 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.78%) iPad
3 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.39%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.39%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Windows 10
2 7 (9.72%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.78%) Android
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) Prototyping
2 11 (15.28%) Collaborative Working
3 10 (13.89%) Project Management
4 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.33%) CRM
8 5 (6.94%) Document Management
8 5 (6.94%) Programme Management
8 5 (6.94%) Time Management
8 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 4 (5.56%) Business Transformation
9 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (5.56%) Scorecard
9 4 (5.56%) Scrum
9 4 (5.56%) SDLC
9 4 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) VB
2 5 (6.94%) VBA
3 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.56%) R
3 4 (5.56%) XPath
3 4 (5.56%) XQuery
4 2 (2.78%) C
5 1 (1.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) APMP
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
1 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.39%) ISEB
1 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) PMO
2 4 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.78%) P3O
3 2 (2.78%) QA
3 2 (2.78%) SLA
4 1 (1.39%) GDPR
4 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.22%) Adobe
3 4 (5.56%) Tableau
4 3 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.39%) Citrix
5 1 (1.39%) HP
5 1 (1.39%) NEC
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle
5 1 (1.39%) PTC
5 1 (1.39%) Remedy