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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 61 57 80
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 62 70 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.69% 2.72% 1.77%
As % of the Applications category 21.23% 23.10% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 15
Median daily rate £375 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £185 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £435 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £15.50 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.50 £16.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +50.00%
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
292 303 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.67% 11.77% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 144 162
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 26
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £30.90 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.71%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +16 27 £375 -11.76% 1
Bracknell -14 10 £581 +90.57% 1
Slough +10 8 £450 +144.89%
Newbury -6 2 £175 -56.25%
Maidenhead -1 1 £101 -
Hungerford - 1 £275 -
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 60 (61.86%) MS Excel
2 42 (43.30%) Microsoft
3 39 (40.21%) MS Office
4 25 (25.77%) Telecoms
5 23 (23.71%) Project Management
6 20 (20.62%) Finance
7 18 (18.56%) MS Visio
8 16 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (15.46%) MS Project
10 14 (14.43%) SAP
11 13 (13.40%) Degree
12 12 (12.37%) SharePoint
13 10 (10.31%) Oracle
13 10 (10.31%) SQL
13 10 (10.31%) Logistics
14 9 (9.28%) Management Information System
15 8 (8.25%) HTML
15 8 (8.25%) SLA
15 8 (8.25%) Huawei
15 8 (8.25%) Radio Access Network
15 8 (8.25%) Coaching
16 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 7 (7.22%) Digital Marketing
16 7 (7.22%) Data Entry
16 7 (7.22%) Marketing
16 7 (7.22%) Google
16 7 (7.22%) Ericsson
16 7 (7.22%) Remedy
16 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2
16 7 (7.22%) Change Management

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 12 (12.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.03%) Confluence
2 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.03%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 60 (61.86%) MS Excel
2 39 (40.21%) MS Office
3 18 (18.56%) MS Visio
4 15 (15.46%) MS Project
5 2 (2.06%) Photoshop
5 2 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.03%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.03%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.03%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.03%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) SaaS
2 4 (4.12%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.06%) Office 365
4 1 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.03%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (6.19%) 2G
2 6 (6.19%) 3G
2 6 (6.19%) 4G
2 6 (6.19%) Internet
2 6 (6.19%) LTE
3 5 (5.15%) Wireless
4 2 (2.06%) Skype
5 1 (1.03%) LAN
5 1 (1.03%) NAS
5 1 (1.03%) SAN
5 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (6.19%) MS Access
2 1 (1.03%) Big Data
2 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.03%) MySQL
2 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Jasmine
1 1 (1.03%) JIRA
1 1 (1.03%) TestRail
General
1 25 (25.77%) Telecoms
2 20 (20.62%) Finance
3 7 (7.22%) Marketing
4 6 (6.19%) Back Office
4 6 (6.19%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.09%) Retail
6 2 (2.06%) French Language
6 2 (2.06%) German Language
6 2 (2.06%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.06%) Military
6 2 (2.06%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.03%) Advertising
7 1 (1.03%) Electronics
7 1 (1.03%) Games
7 1 (1.03%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.03%) Polish Language
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (20.62%) Analyst
2 13 (13.40%) Administrator
3 9 (9.28%) Consultant
4 8 (8.25%) Project Administrator
4 8 (8.25%) Trainer
5 7 (7.22%) Coordinator
6 6 (6.19%) Service Desk Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Designer
7 5 (5.15%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Report Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) SAP Trainer
8 4 (4.12%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Business Consultant
8 4 (4.12%) Change Consultant
8 4 (4.12%) Telecoms Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (3.09%) Project Assistant
9 3 (3.09%) SAP HR Trainer
9 3 (3.09%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) HTML
2 3 (3.09%) XML
2 3 (3.09%) XSLT
3 1 (1.03%) .NET
3 1 (1.03%) HTML5
3 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.28%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.15%) e-Learning
4 3 (3.09%) Clustering
4 3 (3.09%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.06%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.03%) CMDB
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.03%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.03%) Replication
6 1 (1.03%) Social Media
6 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.03%) Unix
2 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.71%) Project Management
2 10 (10.31%) Logistics
3 8 (8.25%) Coaching
4 7 (7.22%) Change Management
4 7 (7.22%) Data Entry
4 7 (7.22%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2
4 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (7.22%) Workflow
5 6 (6.19%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (6.19%) Migration
6 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.15%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.15%) SDLC
6 5 (5.15%) SEO
6 5 (5.15%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.15%) Test Scripting
6 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.31%) SQL
2 6 (6.19%) VBA
3 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.09%) XPath
4 1 (1.03%) C
4 1 (1.03%) C#
4 1 (1.03%) Java
4 1 (1.03%) R
4 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) HNC
3 3 (3.09%) HND
3 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.06%) ACCA
4 2 (2.06%) CIMA
4 2 (2.06%) CISA
4 2 (2.06%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.06%) PMP
4 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (3.09%) GxP
2 3 (3.09%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.03%) GAAP
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (2.06%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.06%) Netcool
3 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.03%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 42 (43.30%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.43%) SAP
3 10 (10.31%) Oracle
4 8 (8.25%) Huawei
5 7 (7.22%) Ericsson
5 7 (7.22%) Google
5 7 (7.22%) Remedy
6 6 (6.19%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 6 (6.19%) Arqiva
6 6 (6.19%) Citrix
6 6 (6.19%) Cramer
6 6 (6.19%) HP
6 6 (6.19%) Nokia
6 6 (6.19%) Nokia Networks
6 6 (6.19%) Nortel
6 6 (6.19%) Tellabs
7 5 (5.15%) NetCracker
7 5 (5.15%) Telindus
7 5 (5.15%) Virgin Media
7 5 (5.15%) ZTE