The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for MS PowerPoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 32 42 42
Rank change year-on-year +10 0  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.34% 1.51% 0.74%
As % of the Applications category 29.63% 13.51% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £431 £450 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.16% +172.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -1.33% -  

MS 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 Swindon with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 27 37 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 7.89% 11.14% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 37
Median daily rate £375 £450 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +46.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £315 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year - +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.20 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £90.00 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS PowerPoint in Swindon

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint in Swindon.

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Swindon

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint in Swindon over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS PowerPoint in Swindon

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Swindon

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 17 (94.44%) MS Excel
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Retail
3 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (38.89%) MS Office
3 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) SAP
4 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
4 5 (27.78%) SAP Implementation
4 5 (27.78%) Smart Meter
4 5 (27.78%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (22.22%) Process Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
6 3 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (16.67%) CIPD
6 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 3 (16.67%) Billing
6 3 (16.67%) MS Project
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
6 3 (16.67%) Coaching
7 2 (11.11%) PMO
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) Spring

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (94.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (38.89%) MS Office
3 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
4 3 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DWDM
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 11 (61.11%) Retail
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Billing
5 2 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Process Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) PMO Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Project Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Trainer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Smart Meter
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) Matrix Organization
2 5 (27.78%) SAP Implementation
3 4 (22.22%) Process Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) Coaching
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Copywriting
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Test Management
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CIPD
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Brocade
3 1 (5.56%) BT
3 1 (5.56%) Ciena
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Juniper