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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 70 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 49 63 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.22% 2.52% 2.17%
As % of the Applications category 16.28% 20.93% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 17
Median daily rate £350 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £438 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.09% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.17 £15.50 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £15.50 £25.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £30.72 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-34.89% +136.30%
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
301 301 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.62% 12.02% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 140 152
Median daily rate £308 £289 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £425 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 42
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.35% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.29 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £30.90 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.32
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +26 26 £263 -10.25% 1
Bracknell -11 7 £588 +95.83%
Slough +3 4 £450 +89.47%
Newbury +3 2 - -
Maidenhead -9 1 £295 - 1
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 62 (63.27%) MS Excel
2 46 (46.94%) Microsoft
3 38 (38.78%) MS Office
4 26 (26.53%) Telecoms
5 24 (24.49%) Finance
6 21 (21.43%) Project Management
7 20 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (19.39%) MS Visio
9 16 (16.33%) Degree
10 14 (14.29%) SAP
11 13 (13.27%) MS Project
12 12 (12.24%) SQL
13 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
14 10 (10.20%) Management Information System
15 9 (9.18%) Oracle
15 9 (9.18%) SLA
16 8 (8.16%) Remedy
16 8 (8.16%) HTML
16 8 (8.16%) PRINCE2
16 8 (8.16%) Workflow
16 8 (8.16%) Logistics
16 8 (8.16%) Marketing
16 8 (8.16%) Data Entry
16 8 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 8 (8.16%) Coaching
17 7 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
17 7 (7.14%) 4G
17 7 (7.14%) Nokia Networks
17 7 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
17 7 (7.14%) Google

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.02%) Confluence
2 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.02%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 62 (63.27%) MS Excel
2 38 (38.78%) MS Office
3 19 (19.39%) MS Visio
4 13 (13.27%) MS Project
5 2 (2.04%) Photoshop
5 2 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.02%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.02%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) SaaS
2 4 (4.08%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.04%) Office 365
4 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) 4G
1 7 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (6.12%) 2G
2 6 (6.12%) 3G
2 6 (6.12%) Internet
2 6 (6.12%) LTE
3 5 (5.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (7.14%) MS Access
2 1 (1.02%) Big Data
2 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.02%) MySQL
2 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.02%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) JIRA
2 1 (1.02%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.02%) TestRail
General
1 26 (26.53%) Telecoms
2 24 (24.49%) Finance
3 8 (8.16%) Marketing
4 6 (6.12%) Back Office
5 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.08%) Military
7 3 (3.06%) Retail
8 1 (1.02%) Electronics
8 1 (1.02%) Games
8 1 (1.02%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (21.43%) Analyst
2 14 (14.29%) Administrator
3 9 (9.18%) Consultant
3 9 (9.18%) Project Administrator
3 9 (9.18%) Trainer
4 8 (8.16%) Coordinator
5 7 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 7 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.10%) Report Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Business Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Change Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Designer
8 4 (4.08%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) SAP Trainer
8 4 (4.08%) Telecoms Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.06%) Deployment Consultant
9 3 (3.06%) Project Assistant
9 3 (3.06%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.16%) HTML
2 3 (3.06%) XML
2 3 (3.06%) XSLT
3 1 (1.02%) .NET
3 1 (1.02%) HTML5
3 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.08%) e-Learning
4 3 (3.06%) Clustering
4 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.06%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.04%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.02%) CMDB
6 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.02%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) Social Media
6 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.04%) Windows
2 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.43%) Project Management
2 8 (8.16%) Coaching
2 8 (8.16%) Data Entry
2 8 (8.16%) Logistics
2 8 (8.16%) PRINCE2
2 8 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 8 (8.16%) Workflow
3 7 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
4 6 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.12%) Analytics
4 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (6.12%) Change Management
4 6 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (6.12%) SDLC
4 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (5.10%) Data Analysis
5 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.10%) Migration
5 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.24%) SQL
2 6 (6.12%) VBA
3 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.06%) XPath
4 1 (1.02%) C
4 1 (1.02%) C#
4 1 (1.02%) Java
4 1 (1.02%) R
4 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (16.33%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) HNC
3 4 (4.08%) HND
4 3 (3.06%) PMP
4 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) ACCA
5 2 (2.04%) CIMA
5 2 (2.04%) CISA
5 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (3.06%) GxP
2 3 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.04%) QA
4 1 (1.02%) GAAP
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.04%) Netcool
3 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.02%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 46 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.29%) SAP
3 9 (9.18%) Oracle
4 8 (8.16%) Remedy
5 7 (7.14%) Citrix
5 7 (7.14%) Cramer
5 7 (7.14%) Google
5 7 (7.14%) Huawei
5 7 (7.14%) Nokia Networks
5 7 (7.14%) Nortel
5 7 (7.14%) Tellabs
6 6 (6.12%) Ericsson
6 6 (6.12%) HP
7 5 (5.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 5 (5.10%) BT
7 5 (5.10%) NetCracker
7 5 (5.10%) Nokia
7 5 (5.10%) Siemens
7 5 (5.10%) Virgin Media
7 5 (5.10%) ZTE
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