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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 75 51 74
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +23
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 61 89 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.12% 3.12% 1.95%
As % of the Applications category 14.25% 19.10% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 19
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-25.55% +55.17%
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
428 466 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.87% 16.34% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 178 110
Average daily rate £300 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £145 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 74
Average hourly rate £15.79 £17.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% -49.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.10 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 -13 22 £200 -70.80% 4
Bracknell -3 5 £185 -53.75%
Newbury -16 5 £295 -26.25%
Slough -9 2 - - 1
Maidenhead +3 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 £400 -
Windsor - - - -
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 83 (63.85%) MS Excel
2 75 (57.69%) Telecoms
3 47 (36.15%) Microsoft
4 43 (33.08%) MS Office
5 39 (30.00%) Finance
6 34 (26.15%) Degree
7 29 (22.31%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (16.92%) Marketing
8 22 (16.92%) SAP
9 20 (15.38%) MS Visio
10 18 (13.85%) MS Project
11 17 (13.08%) Project Management
12 16 (12.31%) PRINCE2
13 14 (10.77%) ITIL
13 14 (10.77%) TOWER Software
14 12 (9.23%) SQL
14 12 (9.23%) Oracle
15 10 (7.69%) Service Management
15 10 (7.69%) Programme Management
16 9 (6.92%) Linux
17 8 (6.15%) UNIX
17 8 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (6.15%) Replication
17 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
18 7 (5.38%) Workflow
18 7 (5.38%) ITSM
18 7 (5.38%) Electronics
18 7 (5.38%) CIMA
18 7 (5.38%) Service Delivery

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 83 (63.85%) MS Excel
2 43 (33.08%) MS Office
3 20 (15.38%) MS Visio
4 18 (13.85%) MS Project
5 7 (5.38%) AutoCAD
6 2 (1.54%) InfoPath
6 2 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.54%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.77%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.62%) 3GPP
1 6 (4.62%) LTE
1 6 (4.62%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (3.85%) Wireless
3 4 (3.08%) IPsec
3 4 (3.08%) 4G
3 4 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.08%) Intranet
3 4 (3.08%) 3G
4 3 (2.31%) DSLAM
4 3 (2.31%) VPN
4 3 (2.31%) VoIP
4 3 (2.31%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.31%) PPP
4 3 (2.31%) ATM
4 3 (2.31%) Broadband
4 3 (2.31%) Firewall
4 3 (2.31%) xDSL
5 2 (1.54%) GPON
5 2 (1.54%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.31%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.77%) DB2
3 1 (0.77%) OLAP
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 75 (57.69%) Telecoms
2 39 (30.00%) Finance
3 22 (16.92%) Marketing
4 7 (5.38%) Electronics
5 4 (3.08%) Legal
6 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.54%) Billing
6 2 (1.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 31 (23.85%) Analyst
2 16 (12.31%) Design Engineer
3 14 (10.77%) Coordinator
4 12 (9.23%) Administrator
5 6 (4.62%) Report Analyst
5 6 (4.62%) Support Analyst
5 6 (4.62%) Customer Analyst
6 5 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 5 (3.85%) Service Analyst
6 5 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
6 5 (3.85%) Bid Manager
7 4 (3.08%) Project Administrator
7 4 (3.08%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (3.08%) Data Analyst
7 4 (3.08%) Technical Support
8 3 (2.31%) Consultant
8 3 (2.31%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (2.31%) Process Analyst
8 3 (2.31%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (2.31%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.77%) XML
1 1 (0.77%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.15%) Replication
3 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.08%) PKI
6 2 (1.54%) Statistics
6 2 (1.54%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.77%) PMI
7 1 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.77%) Life Science
7 1 (0.77%) CMDB
7 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.92%) Linux
2 8 (6.15%) UNIX
3 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.31%) Windows
4 3 (2.31%) Solaris
5 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.08%) Project Management
2 16 (12.31%) PRINCE2
3 14 (10.77%) ITIL
4 10 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 10 (7.69%) Service Management
5 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (5.38%) Workflow
6 7 (5.38%) Data Analysis
6 7 (5.38%) ITSM
6 7 (5.38%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.38%) Time Management
6 7 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (5.38%) Line Management
7 6 (4.62%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.85%) Validation
8 5 (3.85%) Change Management
8 5 (3.85%) Data Entry
9 4 (3.08%) Cyber Security
9 4 (3.08%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.23%) SQL
2 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (26.15%) Degree
2 8 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (5.38%) ACCA
3 7 (5.38%) CIMA
4 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.85%) CCNA
5 5 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.08%) HND
6 4 (3.08%) CCNP
7 3 (2.31%) Sun Certification
7 3 (2.31%) SCSA
8 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.77%) HNC
9 1 (0.77%) PMP
9 1 (0.77%) CCENT
9 1 (0.77%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (2.31%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.77%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) Netcool
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 47 (36.15%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.92%) SAP
3 14 (10.77%) TOWER Software
4 12 (9.23%) Oracle
5 8 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (5.38%) Remedy
7 6 (4.62%) Dell
8 4 (3.08%) Business Objects
8 4 (3.08%) Huawei
8 4 (3.08%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (3.08%) HP
8 4 (3.08%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.31%) Veritas
9 3 (2.31%) Sun
10 2 (1.54%) EMC
10 2 (1.54%) Ericsson
10 2 (1.54%) Planview
10 2 (1.54%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.54%) Actix
10 2 (1.54%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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