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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 70 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 54 41 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.20% 1.59% 1.57%
As % of the Applications category 14.67% 11.71% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 17
Average daily rate
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£258 £204 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.38% -37.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £111 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £12.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-23.71% +2.94%
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
368 350 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.00% 13.57% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 127 140
Average daily rate £350 £283 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% -13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £135 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 23 32
Average hourly rate £17.04 £16.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% +23.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.88 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £29.50 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +27 28 £388 +93.75% 2
Slough -5 10 £180 +2.85%
Bracknell +2 5 - -
Maidenhead +3 2 - - 2
Newbury +1 2 £325 -18.75%
Windsor - - - -
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (42.28%) MS Project
4 42 (34.15%) Microsoft
5 39 (31.71%) MS Visio
6 36 (29.27%) Telecoms
6 36 (29.27%) Finance
7 32 (26.02%) Project Management
8 27 (21.95%) Degree
9 23 (18.70%) PRINCE2
10 22 (17.89%) SharePoint
10 22 (17.89%) Marketing
11 16 (13.01%) SAP
12 15 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (11.38%) ITIL
14 13 (10.57%) Service Delivery
15 11 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (8.13%) Project Planning
16 10 (8.13%) Service Management
17 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (7.32%) Oracle
18 8 (6.50%) Performance Management
18 8 (6.50%) Performance Analysis
19 7 (5.69%) Data Entry
19 7 (5.69%) Workflow
20 6 (4.88%) CRM
20 6 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
20 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 6 (4.88%) Telemarketing
20 6 (4.88%) Analytics

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (17.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.44%) CMS
3 2 (1.63%) Drupal
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 79 (64.23%) MS Excel
2 62 (50.41%) MS Office
3 52 (42.28%) MS Project
4 39 (31.71%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.07%) AutoCAD
6 3 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (1.63%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.81%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.81%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) Intranet
2 3 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (2.44%) LTE
3 2 (1.63%) 2G
3 2 (1.63%) LAN
3 2 (1.63%) 3G
3 2 (1.63%) Extranet
3 2 (1.63%) SAN
4 1 (0.81%) VPN
4 1 (0.81%) DNS
4 1 (0.81%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.81%) SAP BI
2 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.81%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (29.27%) Telecoms
1 36 (29.27%) Finance
2 22 (17.89%) Marketing
3 5 (4.07%) Automotive
4 4 (3.25%) Retail
5 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.63%) Publishing
5 2 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.81%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.81%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (17.07%) Analyst
2 20 (16.26%) Coordinator
3 17 (13.82%) Administrator
3 17 (13.82%) Project Coordinator
4 12 (9.76%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.76%) Project Administrator
5 8 (6.50%) Junior
6 7 (5.69%) Service Analyst
7 6 (4.88%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Graduate
8 5 (4.07%) Design Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Consultant
9 4 (3.25%) Metrics Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) PMO Lead
10 3 (2.44%) Telecoms Engineer
10 3 (2.44%) Project Office Administrator
10 3 (2.44%) PMO Administrator
10 3 (2.44%) Architect
10 3 (2.44%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) Web Services
2 2 (1.63%) HTML
2 2 (1.63%) Flash
3 1 (0.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.63%) Statistics
3 2 (1.63%) Social Media
3 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.81%) User Experience
4 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.81%) Copywriting
4 1 (0.81%) Wiki
4 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.25%) Windows
2 2 (1.63%) Linux
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.02%) Project Management
2 23 (18.70%) PRINCE2
3 14 (11.38%) ITIL
4 13 (10.57%) Service Delivery
5 11 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.13%) Project Planning
6 10 (8.13%) Service Management
7 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.50%) Performance Management
8 8 (6.50%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (5.69%) Data Entry
9 7 (5.69%) Workflow
10 6 (4.88%) CRM
10 6 (4.88%) Telemarketing
10 6 (4.88%) Analytics
10 6 (4.88%) Change Control
11 5 (4.07%) Network Architecture
11 5 (4.07%) Cyber Security
11 5 (4.07%) Programme Management
12 4 (3.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.44%) Java
2 2 (1.63%) PHP
2 2 (1.63%) SQL
3 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
3 1 (0.81%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 27 (21.95%) Degree
2 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (4.07%) HND
4 4 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.44%) CCNA
5 3 (2.44%) PMP
5 3 (2.44%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.63%) CCENT
6 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) QA
1 3 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Check_MK
1 1 (0.81%) Netcool
1 1 (0.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.01%) SAP
3 9 (7.32%) Oracle
4 6 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (4.07%) LANDesk
5 5 (4.07%) TOWER Software
6 3 (2.44%) Cisco
6 3 (2.44%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.63%) Siebel
7 2 (1.63%) Remedy
7 2 (1.63%) EMC
7 2 (1.63%) Brocade
7 2 (1.63%) Google
7 2 (1.63%) hybris
7 2 (1.63%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.81%) HP
8 1 (0.81%) Dell
8 1 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.81%) Infovista
8 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
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