Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 146 139
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7 -17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 61 57 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.12% 1.04% 1.23%
As % of the Applications category 13.96% 11.42% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 38
South West median daily rate £338 £350 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +21.21% -20.34%
10th Percentile £210 £131 £125
90th Percentile £425 £446 £431
England median daily rate £378 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +0.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +233.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £28.25 £16.30 £9.72
90th Percentile £43.25 £42.50 £34.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -4.76% +7.09% +22.56%

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 437 499 590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.03% 9.13% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 287 322
South West median daily rate £338 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +9.38% -7.78%
10th Percentile £181 £150 £151
90th Percentile £488 £488 £475
England median daily rate £375 £363 £343
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.84% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 43 91
South West median hourly rate £20.72 £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.12% +4.17% +45.45%
10th Percentile £11.91 £10.76 £9.75
90th Percentile £44.94 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

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 15 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the South West over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 15 August 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 -1 37 £388 +72.22% 5
Dorset +3 7 - -
Wiltshire -9 7 £338 -3.57% 3
Gloucestershire +3 6 £210 - 1
Somerset +8 4 £235 - 2
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 39 (63.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (47.54%) Finance
3 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (24.59%) PMO
5 12 (19.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (19.67%) User Experience
5 12 (19.67%) Prototyping
5 12 (19.67%) InVision
5 12 (19.67%) Marvel
5 12 (19.67%) Adobe
6 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
6 11 (18.03%) Project Management
6 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
8 9 (14.75%) SQL
9 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Project
9 8 (13.11%) Python
9 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.11%) Banking
10 7 (11.48%) Degree
10 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
10 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
10 7 (11.48%) REST
11 6 (9.84%) Resource Management
11 6 (9.84%) QA
11 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
12 5 (8.20%) Workflow
12 5 (8.20%) Migration
12 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
12 5 (8.20%) Computer Science

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 12 (19.67%) Marvel
2 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.20%) SAS
4 4 (6.56%) Apache Qpid
5 3 (4.92%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.28%) Confluence
7 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 39 (63.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (19.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 12 (19.67%) InVision
4 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
6 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (1.64%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Actimize
2 1 (1.64%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.64%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Intranet
2 1 (1.64%) DAB
2 1 (1.64%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (4.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) QlikView
1 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.56%) Maven
2 2 (3.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
General
1 29 (47.54%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.28%) Interactive Media
4 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Billing
5 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Analyst
2 14 (22.95%) Designer
3 12 (19.67%) UX Designer
4 6 (9.84%) Administrator
4 6 (9.84%) Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.92%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (4.92%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) VBA Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Django Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Fraud Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) PMO Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) PMO Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) REST
2 4 (6.56%) Kafka
2 4 (6.56%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (6.56%) SOAP
3 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.92%) Django
3 3 (4.92%) Flask
3 3 (4.92%) HTML
3 3 (4.92%) LDAP
3 3 (4.92%) Pandas
3 3 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.64%) .NET
4 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.64%) Middleware
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) User Experience
2 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.64%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Android
1 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
1 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Prototyping
2 11 (18.03%) Project Management
2 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
4 6 (9.84%) Resource Management
5 5 (8.20%) Acceptance Criteria
5 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
5 5 (8.20%) Change Control
5 5 (8.20%) Change Management
5 5 (8.20%) Migration
5 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (8.20%) Workflow
6 4 (6.56%) Analytics
6 4 (6.56%) Benchmarking
6 4 (6.56%) Build Automation
6 4 (6.56%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (6.56%) Process Improvement
6 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) SQL
2 8 (13.11%) Python
3 4 (6.56%) Perl
3 4 (6.56%) VB
4 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.92%) VBA
4 3 (4.92%) XPath
4 3 (4.92%) XQuery
5 2 (3.28%) R
6 1 (1.64%) C#
6 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (6.56%) ISEB
2 4 (6.56%) Master's Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) APMP
4 1 (1.64%) HNC
4 1 (1.64%) HND
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) PMO
2 6 (9.84%) QA
3 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.64%) ARP4754
4 1 (1.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Ansible
1 4 (6.56%) Nagios
1 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Adobe
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) SAP
3 3 (4.92%) Tableau
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) iManage