The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 72 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 48 40 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.95% 1.58% 1.69%
As % of the Applications category 13.08% 11.36% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 19
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.75% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £111 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £12.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
MS PowerPoint
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
367 352 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.91% 13.89% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 123 141
Average daily rate £363 £250 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £138 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 31 32
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £8.99 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

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 29 August 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
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 29 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 24 £488 +161.74% 6
Slough -1 9 £180 +2.85% 1
Bracknell +2 3 - -
Newbury +5 2 £325 -18.75% 1
Maidenhead -4 1 - -
Ascot - - - -
Windsor - - - - 1
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 79 (64.23%) MS Excel
2 62 (50.41%) MS Office
3 43 (34.96%) MS Project
4 42 (34.15%) Microsoft
5 39 (31.71%) Finance
6 38 (30.89%) Telecoms
7 35 (28.46%) MS Visio
8 32 (26.02%) Project Management
9 27 (21.95%) Degree
10 24 (19.51%) Marketing
11 20 (16.26%) SharePoint
11 20 (16.26%) PRINCE2
12 18 (14.63%) SAP
13 12 (9.76%) Service Delivery
14 11 (8.94%) ITIL
15 10 (8.13%) Project Planning
16 9 (7.32%) Performance Management
16 9 (7.32%) Performance Analysis
16 9 (7.32%) Service Management
16 9 (7.32%) Oracle
17 8 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
18 7 (5.69%) Workflow
18 7 (5.69%) Data Entry
18 7 (5.69%) Telemarketing
19 6 (4.88%) Analytics
19 6 (4.88%) Windows
19 6 (4.88%) CRM
19 6 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
20 5 (4.07%) AutoCAD
20 5 (4.07%) PMP

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (16.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (2.44%) CMS
3 2 (1.63%) Drupal
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.81%) Confluence
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 79 (64.23%) MS Excel
2 62 (50.41%) MS Office
3 43 (34.96%) MS Project
4 35 (28.46%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.07%) AutoCAD
5 5 (4.07%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.81%) SAP SEM
2 1 (0.81%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) LAN
1 4 (3.25%) Intranet
2 3 (2.44%) VPN
2 3 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (2.44%) LTE
3 2 (1.63%) 2G
3 2 (1.63%) SAN
3 2 (1.63%) 3G
3 2 (1.63%) Extranet
4 1 (0.81%) DNS
4 1 (0.81%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.81%) SAP BI
2 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.81%) MS Access
2 1 (0.81%) MySQL
2 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
1 1 (0.81%) JIRA
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 39 (31.71%) Finance
2 38 (30.89%) Telecoms
3 24 (19.51%) Marketing
4 4 (3.25%) Automotive
5 3 (2.44%) Legal
5 3 (2.44%) Publishing
5 3 (2.44%) Retail
6 2 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.81%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (17.89%) Analyst
2 19 (15.45%) Coordinator
2 19 (15.45%) Administrator
3 16 (13.01%) Project Coordinator
4 12 (9.76%) Project Administrator
5 10 (8.13%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.69%) Junior
7 6 (4.88%) PMO Analyst
7 6 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Service Analyst
7 6 (4.88%) Services Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Service Manager
8 5 (4.07%) Graduate
8 5 (4.07%) Design Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Consultant
10 3 (2.44%) Architect
10 3 (2.44%) PMO Lead
10 3 (2.44%) Project Support Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) HTML
1 3 (2.44%) Web Services
2 2 (1.63%) Flash
3 1 (0.81%) .NET
3 1 (0.81%) XML
3 1 (0.81%) CSS
3 1 (0.81%) LAMP
3 1 (0.81%) XML-RPC
3 1 (0.81%) LESS
3 1 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.81%) HTML5
3 1 (0.81%) WAMP
3 1 (0.81%) JSON
3 1 (0.81%) MooTools
3 1 (0.81%) jQuery
3 1 (0.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
1 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.63%) Social Media
2 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.81%) PMI
3 1 (0.81%) Replication
3 1 (0.81%) Copywriting
3 1 (0.81%) Wiki
3 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
3 1 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Windows
2 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.63%) Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.02%) Project Management
2 20 (16.26%) PRINCE2
3 12 (9.76%) Service Delivery
4 11 (8.94%) ITIL
5 10 (8.13%) Project Planning
6 9 (7.32%) Performance Management
6 9 (7.32%) Performance Analysis
6 9 (7.32%) Service Management
7 8 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.69%) Workflow
8 7 (5.69%) Data Entry
8 7 (5.69%) Telemarketing
9 6 (4.88%) Analytics
9 6 (4.88%) CRM
10 5 (4.07%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.07%) Cyber Security
10 5 (4.07%) Network Architecture
11 4 (3.25%) Resource Management
11 4 (3.25%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (3.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.44%) Java
1 3 (2.44%) PHP
2 2 (1.63%) SQL
3 1 (0.81%) PowerHouse
3 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 27 (21.95%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) PMP
2 5 (4.07%) PMI Certification
2 5 (4.07%) HND
3 3 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) CCNA
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.81%) ISEB
5 1 (0.81%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Netcool
1 1 (0.81%) Nagios
1 1 (0.81%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 42 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.63%) SAP
3 9 (7.32%) Oracle
4 6 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (4.07%) TOWER Software
6 4 (3.25%) MobileIron
7 3 (2.44%) Adobe
7 3 (2.44%) Cisco
7 3 (2.44%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.63%) Google
8 2 (1.63%) Brocade
8 2 (1.63%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.63%) hybris
8 2 (1.63%) Siebel
8 2 (1.63%) EMC
8 2 (1.63%) Remedy
9 1 (0.81%) Infovista
9 1 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.81%) HP
9 1 (0.81%) Dell
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