The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 30 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.

Microsoft PowerPoint
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 66 53
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.95% 0.65% 0.97%
As % of the Applications category 7.14% 5.71% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Median daily rate £331 £344 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -0.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £271 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £393 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £348 £325
% change year-on-year -2.87% +6.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 70 70 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 13.26% 11.29% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 35
Median daily rate £425 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £513 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
Median hourly rate £11.25 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.41% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £25.00 £36.00
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 West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in West Sussex

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in West Sussex

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Crawley +12 4 £313 +10.61% 1
Worthing - 1 £425 -
MS PowerPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SSADM
2 2 (40.00%) RUP
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management

MS PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) RUP
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (40.00%) SSADM
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft