The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 23 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 20 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.86% 0.72% 0.63%
As % of the Applications category 23.08% 10.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £13.36
% change year-on-year -8.21% +46.83%  

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 Watford with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 13 10 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 8.07% 7.19% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £325 £120 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +170.83% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.96%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Watford

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Watford region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Google
3 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe
4 2 (22.22%) W3C
4 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (22.22%) InDesign
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (22.22%) InDesign
3 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) G Suite
2 1 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Creative Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) PowerPoint Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Change Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) CSS3
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
1 2 (22.22%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) W3C
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Test Management
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) MuleSoft
2 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
2 2 (22.22%) WSO2
3 1 (11.11%) iManage