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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 75 90 91
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 46 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.88% 1.56% 1.64%
As % of the Applications category 12.74% 11.36% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £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 £16.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -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
361 352 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.75% 13.72% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 121 137
Average daily rate £361 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.50% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £136 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 31
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £8.99 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £30.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £16.14
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -5.51%

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 2 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 2 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 +18 24 £500 +168.45% 5
Slough 0 8 £180 +2.85% 1
Bracknell +1 3 - -
Newbury +3 2 £325 -18.75% 1
Maidenhead -3 1 - -
Ascot - - - -
Windsor - - - -
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 78 (64.46%) MS Excel
2 62 (51.24%) MS Office
3 44 (36.36%) MS Project
4 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
5 38 (31.40%) Finance
5 38 (31.40%) Telecoms
6 35 (28.93%) MS Visio
7 30 (24.79%) Project Management
8 27 (22.31%) Degree
9 24 (19.83%) Marketing
10 20 (16.53%) PRINCE2
11 19 (15.70%) SharePoint
12 18 (14.88%) SAP
13 11 (9.09%) Service Delivery
13 11 (9.09%) ITIL
14 10 (8.26%) Project Planning
15 9 (7.44%) Oracle
15 9 (7.44%) Service Management
16 8 (6.61%) Performance Management
16 8 (6.61%) Performance Analysis
17 7 (5.79%) Data Entry
17 7 (5.79%) Workflow
17 7 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
18 6 (4.96%) Windows
18 6 (4.96%) CRM
18 6 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
18 6 (4.96%) Analytics
18 6 (4.96%) Telemarketing
19 5 (4.13%) QA
19 5 (4.13%) Cyber Security

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 19 (15.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (2.48%) CMS
3 2 (1.65%) Drupal
4 1 (0.83%) Confluence
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 78 (64.46%) MS Excel
2 62 (51.24%) MS Office
3 44 (36.36%) MS Project
4 35 (28.93%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.13%) AutoCAD
5 5 (4.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (1.65%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.83%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) Intranet
1 4 (3.31%) LAN
2 3 (2.48%) VPN
2 3 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.48%) LTE
2 3 (2.48%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.65%) SAN
3 2 (1.65%) 2G
3 2 (1.65%) Extranet
3 2 (1.65%) 3G
4 1 (0.83%) Firewall
4 1 (0.83%) Wireless
4 1 (0.83%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.83%) MySQL
2 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.83%) MS Access
2 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.83%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Subversion
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.83%) Mercurial
1 1 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 38 (31.40%) Telecoms
1 38 (31.40%) Finance
2 24 (19.83%) Marketing
3 5 (4.13%) Automotive
4 3 (2.48%) Legal
4 3 (2.48%) Publishing
4 3 (2.48%) Retail
5 2 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.83%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.83%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (18.18%) Analyst
2 20 (16.53%) Coordinator
3 19 (15.70%) Administrator
4 17 (14.05%) Project Coordinator
5 12 (9.92%) Project Administrator
6 9 (7.44%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Junior
7 6 (4.96%) Service Analyst
7 6 (4.96%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Graduate
8 5 (4.13%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Design Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Service Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.31%) Consultant
10 3 (2.48%) Architect
10 3 (2.48%) Telecoms Engineer
10 3 (2.48%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.48%) HTML
1 3 (2.48%) Web Services
2 2 (1.65%) Flash
3 1 (0.83%) LAMP
3 1 (0.83%) XML-RPC
3 1 (0.83%) Ajax
3 1 (0.83%) JSON
3 1 (0.83%) jQuery
3 1 (0.83%) MooTools
3 1 (0.83%) WAMP
3 1 (0.83%) HTML5
3 1 (0.83%) LESS
3 1 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.83%) XML
3 1 (0.83%) .NET
3 1 (0.83%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.48%) Blackberry
1 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.65%) Social Media
2 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.83%) PMI
3 1 (0.83%) Replication
3 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
3 1 (0.83%) Statistics
3 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.83%) Copywriting
3 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.96%) Windows
2 3 (2.48%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.65%) Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.79%) Project Management
2 20 (16.53%) PRINCE2
3 11 (9.09%) ITIL
3 11 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 10 (8.26%) Project Planning
5 9 (7.44%) Service Management
6 8 (6.61%) Performance Management
6 8 (6.61%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (5.79%) Data Entry
7 7 (5.79%) Workflow
7 7 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (4.96%) Telemarketing
8 6 (4.96%) CRM
8 6 (4.96%) Analytics
9 5 (4.13%) Cyber Security
9 5 (4.13%) Network Architecture
9 5 (4.13%) Programme Management
10 4 (3.31%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.31%) Migration
10 4 (3.31%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.48%) PHP
1 3 (2.48%) Java
2 2 (1.65%) SQL
3 1 (0.83%) PowerHouse
3 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
3 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (22.31%) Degree
2 5 (4.13%) HND
3 4 (3.31%) PMP
3 4 (3.31%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.65%) CCNA
6 1 (0.83%) ISEB
6 1 (0.83%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Netcool
1 1 (0.83%) Nagios
1 1 (0.83%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.88%) SAP
3 9 (7.44%) Oracle
4 6 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (4.13%) TOWER Software
6 4 (3.31%) MobileIron
7 3 (2.48%) Cisco
7 3 (2.48%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.65%) Siebel
8 2 (1.65%) Adobe
8 2 (1.65%) Remedy
8 2 (1.65%) EMC
8 2 (1.65%) Google
8 2 (1.65%) Brocade
8 2 (1.65%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.65%) hybris
9 1 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.83%) Infovista
9 1 (0.83%) HP
9 1 (0.83%) Dell
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