The first table below looks at the demand for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 50 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 89 48 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.12% 1.95% 2.06%
As % of the Applications category 19.10% 12.09% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 38
Average daily rate £400 £440 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £178 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £30.00 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +98.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £82.50 £20.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -17.14%
Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
466 397 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.33% 16.15% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 110 152
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £203 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 74 42
Average hourly rate £17.50 £34.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.27% +122.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £12.98 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £36.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 34 £685 +164.73% 1
Slough +4 11 £345 -23.33%
Bracknell - 9 £400 - 1
Wokingham - - - -
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MS PowerPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS PowerPoint.

1 75 (51.02%) MS Excel
2 61 (41.50%) MS Office
3 55 (37.41%) Finance
4 44 (29.93%) Microsoft
5 42 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 41 (27.89%) MS Visio
7 39 (26.53%) MS Project
8 36 (24.49%) Project Management
9 27 (18.37%) PRINCE2
10 23 (15.65%) Marketing
11 22 (14.97%) Degree
12 17 (11.56%) SharePoint
13 14 (9.52%) SAP
14 11 (7.48%) Oracle
14 11 (7.48%) Windows
14 11 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (6.80%) Project Planning
15 10 (6.80%) SQL
16 9 (6.12%) Workflow
16 9 (6.12%) Service Delivery
16 9 (6.12%) Retail
16 9 (6.12%) Performance Analysis
17 8 (5.44%) Business Analysis
17 8 (5.44%) Performance Management
17 8 (5.44%) Management Information System
17 8 (5.44%) PRINCE
17 8 (5.44%) Six Sigma
17 8 (5.44%) ITIL
17 8 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
18 7 (4.76%) LAN

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MS PowerPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS PowerPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (11.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.72%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.68%) SAS
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) Confluence
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 75 (51.02%) MS Excel
2 61 (41.50%) MS Office
3 41 (27.89%) MS Visio
4 39 (26.53%) MS Project
5 4 (2.72%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (2.04%) AutoCAD
6 3 (2.04%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.68%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) LAN
2 6 (4.08%) Extranet
2 6 (4.08%) VPN
3 5 (3.40%) 3G
4 4 (2.72%) 4G
4 4 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.04%) 2G
6 2 (1.36%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (1.36%) Intranet
6 2 (1.36%) SAN
6 2 (1.36%) WAN
7 1 (0.68%) WCDMA
7 1 (0.68%) DHCP
7 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.68%) DNS
7 1 (0.68%) VoIP
7 1 (0.68%) Wireless
7 1 (0.68%) WiMAX
7 1 (0.68%) Network Security
7 1 (0.68%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.68%) MySQL
3 1 (0.68%) MS Access
3 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Subversion
1 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
1 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.68%) JIRA
1 1 (0.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 55 (37.41%) Finance
2 42 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 23 (15.65%) Marketing
4 9 (6.12%) Retail
5 5 (3.40%) Mandarin Language
6 4 (2.72%) Legal
7 3 (2.04%) Automotive
8 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.68%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Electronics
9 1 (0.68%) Games
9 1 (0.68%) Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (18.37%) Analyst
2 25 (17.01%) Coordinator
3 17 (11.56%) Project Coordinator
4 14 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.12%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.44%) Service Manager
6 8 (5.44%) Consultant
7 6 (4.08%) Services Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.08%) Administrator
8 5 (3.40%) Developer
8 5 (3.40%) Programme Coordinator
9 4 (2.72%) PMO Analyst
9 4 (2.72%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (2.72%) Service Analyst
9 4 (2.72%) Support Analyst
9 4 (2.72%) Web Developer
9 4 (2.72%) Author
10 3 (2.04%) Technical Author
10 3 (2.04%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) COM
1 1 (0.68%) CSS
1 1 (0.68%) Web Services
1 1 (0.68%) XML
1 1 (0.68%) HTML
1 1 (0.68%) .NET
1 1 (0.68%) XML-RPC
1 1 (0.68%) LAMP
1 1 (0.68%) Ajax
1 1 (0.68%) jQuery
1 1 (0.68%) MooTools
1 1 (0.68%) WAMP
1 1 (0.68%) Java EE
1 1 (0.68%) JSON
1 1 (0.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (0.68%) HTML5
1 1 (0.68%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.44%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.04%) PMI
2 3 (2.04%) NHS
2 3 (2.04%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.04%) NPfIT
2 3 (2.04%) E-Learning
2 3 (2.04%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (1.36%) Replication
4 1 (0.68%) EPoS
4 1 (0.68%) Statistics
4 1 (0.68%) Neural Network
4 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.68%) Physics
4 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.48%) Windows
2 7 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.36%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.68%) Linux
5 1 (0.68%) UNIX
5 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.49%) Project Management
2 27 (18.37%) PRINCE2
3 11 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (6.80%) Project Planning
5 9 (6.12%) Workflow
5 9 (6.12%) Service Delivery
5 9 (6.12%) Performance Analysis
6 8 (5.44%) Business Analysis
6 8 (5.44%) Performance Management
6 8 (5.44%) PRINCE
6 8 (5.44%) Six Sigma
6 8 (5.44%) ITIL
6 8 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (4.76%) Service Management
7 7 (4.76%) Telemarketing
7 7 (4.76%) Data Entry
8 6 (4.08%) Cyber Security
8 6 (4.08%) Data Analysis
9 5 (3.40%) Data Modelling
9 5 (3.40%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.80%) SQL
2 2 (1.36%) C
3 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.68%) PHP
3 1 (0.68%) VBScript
3 1 (0.68%) VB
3 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (14.97%) Degree
2 6 (4.08%) PMP
2 6 (4.08%) PMI Certification
2 6 (4.08%) HND
3 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.04%) ISEB
4 3 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (1.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.36%) CIMA
5 2 (1.36%) ACCA
5 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.68%) HNC
6 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) NFS
2 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 44 (29.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.52%) SAP
3 11 (7.48%) Oracle
4 4 (2.72%) Adobe
4 4 (2.72%) Cisco
5 3 (2.04%) TOWER Software
5 3 (2.04%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.04%) MobileIron
6 2 (1.36%) Brocade
6 2 (1.36%) Remedy
6 2 (1.36%) EMC
6 2 (1.36%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.68%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.68%) MKS
7 1 (0.68%) Teradata
7 1 (0.68%) Minitab
7 1 (0.68%) VMware
7 1 (0.68%) Omniture
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