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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 104 100
Rank change year-on-year -15 -4  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 23 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.84% 1.20% 1.36%
As % of the Applications category 9.83% 12.37% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 34
Median daily rate £325 £269 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.81% -23.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £95 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £419 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +103.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.85 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.75 £19.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.61 £13.25
% change year-on-year -17.13% +48.00%  

Microsoft 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 the South West with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 234 291 312
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 8.55% 9.71% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 231 345
Median daily rate £350 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £135 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 51 40
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.91% +36.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.79 £10.50 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £38.75 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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
Bristol -7 13 £225 -17.27% 7
Wiltshire 0 7 £350 -10.25% 5
Gloucestershire +11 1 - - 2
Somerset -8 1 - -
Devon - 1 £440 -
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 46 (88.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (28.85%) SAP
4 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 11 (21.15%) Project Management
5 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
6 9 (17.31%) Finance
6 9 (17.31%) Retail
7 8 (15.38%) Process Improvement
7 8 (15.38%) MS Visio
8 7 (13.46%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (13.46%) Marketing
8 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (11.54%) Project Planning
9 6 (11.54%) Degree
9 6 (11.54%) Billing
9 6 (11.54%) SLA
9 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
9 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
9 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
10 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.62%) SAP IS-U
10 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
10 5 (9.62%) Time Management
10 5 (9.62%) Smart Meter
10 5 (9.62%) Process Architecture
10 5 (9.62%) Matrix Organization
10 5 (9.62%) PMO
11 4 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (7.69%) Mobile App

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 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Documentum
2 1 (1.92%) Marvel
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 46 (88.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (15.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.92%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.92%) InDesign
5 1 (1.92%) InVision
5 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.92%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle iSupplier
3 1 (1.92%) Primavera
3 1 (1.92%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) 2G
1 1 (1.92%) 3G
1 1 (1.92%) 4G
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) MS Access
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
2 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Retail
3 7 (13.46%) Marketing
4 6 (11.54%) Billing
4 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
5 4 (7.69%) Electronics
6 2 (3.85%) Back Office
7 1 (1.92%) Banking
7 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.92%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.38%) Administrator
3 8 (15.38%) Coordinator
4 6 (11.54%) Process Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Security Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Designer
7 2 (3.85%) Information Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Information Security Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Logistics Controller
7 2 (3.85%) Project Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Project Support Coordinator
7 2 (3.85%) Trainer
8 1 (1.92%) Resource Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Resource Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
1 1 (1.92%) HTML5
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Smart Meter
3 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Project Management
2 8 (15.38%) Process Improvement
3 7 (13.46%) SAP Implementation
4 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 6 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.62%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (9.62%) Process Architecture
5 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
5 5 (9.62%) Time Management
6 4 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.77%) Coaching
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) Document Management
8 2 (3.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) C
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) CIPD
3 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.92%) CCAB
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
2 5 (9.62%) PMO
3 2 (3.85%) Def Stans
4 1 (1.92%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) SAP
2 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) Adobe
5 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
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