Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 25 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 103 95
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 13 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.91% 0.34% 1.28%
As % of the Applications category 9.77% 4.31% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 13
Wales median daily rate £300 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +21.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £225 £370 £213
90th Percentile £321 £500 £475
UK median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +4.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% +28.57% -30.00%
UK median hourly rate £22.25 £18.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +20.27% +4.11% +1.54%

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 Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 133 116 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.35% 7.80% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 73 94
Wales median daily rate £300 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -11.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £125 £128 £132
90th Percentile £455 £570 £468
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 11
Wales median hourly rate £14.50 £11.17 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.81% -9.55% -0.40%
10th Percentile £10.08 £10.28 £10.25
90th Percentile £21.71 £18.60 £14.25
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +8.47%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Wales

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Wales

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Wales

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 25 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
South Wales +14 12 £300 -22.58% 2
West Wales +10 1 - -
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) MS Access
5 4 (30.77%) e-Learning
5 4 (30.77%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
5 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
5 4 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
5 4 (30.77%) VBA
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) PowerPivot
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (30.77%) Skype
5 4 (30.77%) Gantt Chart
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) Power BI
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) ETL
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (23.08%) R
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (23.08%) Degree

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) PBX
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MS Access
2 4 (30.77%) PowerPivot
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) Power BI
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Trainer
4 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Trainer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Trainer
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Trainer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) e-Learning
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Learning Management System
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (30.77%) Gantt Chart
1 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
2 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
2 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
2 3 (23.08%) ETL
2 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Informatics
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
4 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) VBA
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) CIPD
3 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ECDL
3 1 (7.69%) MCDST
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec