The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 86 74 77
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 16 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.17% 2.03% 1.83%
As % of the Applications category 11.51% 19.12% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 24
Median daily rate £273 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.14% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £218 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £443 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.12% -  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 139 204 201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 10.19% 10.64% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 117 113
Median daily rate £350 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -1.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 19 23
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.68% +26.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.80 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.50 £17.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in West Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS PowerPoint in West Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in West Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds -4 10 £425 +21.42% 2
Halifax +2 3 £275 -21.42%
Wakefield - 2 £200 -
MS PowerPoint
Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) PMO
5 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 5 (20.00%) CRM
5 5 (20.00%) MS Office
5 5 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (16.00%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Marketing
6 4 (16.00%) Business Development
6 4 (16.00%) MS Project
6 4 (16.00%) B2B
6 4 (16.00%) Office 365
6 4 (16.00%) Workflow
7 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.00%) Banking
8 2 (8.00%) Retail
8 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Time Management
8 2 (8.00%) Degree
8 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Quality Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (16.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Skype
2 1 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) CRM Manager
4 3 (12.00%) CRM Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Engineering Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Process Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) CRM Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Marketing Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Marketing Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Project Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) SOAP
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) CRM
3 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 4 (16.00%) B2B
4 4 (16.00%) Business Development
4 4 (16.00%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Workflow
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Line Management
6 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
6 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Sage
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.00%) Siebel