The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 47 51 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 12 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.80% 0.84% 2.93%
As % of the Applications category 16.44% 4.81% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Average daily rate £300 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £400 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +33.33%
MS PowerPoint
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
73 104 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.94% 17.51% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 51 45
Average daily rate £300 £288 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £123 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 9
Average hourly rate £11.93 £13.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.26% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.96 £10.23 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £15.75 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.34
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -5.47%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Birmingham region.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Birmingham region.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Banking
4 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
5 6 (33.33%) MS Project
6 5 (27.78%) MS Office
6 5 (27.78%) Avaya
6 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) Time Management
7 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 3 (16.67%) Project Management
8 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) QA
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 2 (11.11%) iManage
9 2 (11.11%) NICE Systems
9 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
9 2 (11.11%) JIRA
9 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 2 (11.11%) System Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
9 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
3 6 (33.33%) MS Project
4 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) 2G
2 1 (5.56%) 3G
2 1 (5.56%) 4G
2 1 (5.56%) GSM
2 1 (5.56%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.56%) UMTS
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Billing
4 1 (5.56%) German Language
4 1 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) CRM Trainer
3 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Trainer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Trainer
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Trainer
3 2 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Trainer
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Procurement Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Radio Planner
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Change Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Test Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Voice Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Time Management
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Document Management
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) System Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
1 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (5.56%) Clojure
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
1 1 (5.56%) Scala
1 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Avaya
3 2 (11.11%) EMC
3 2 (11.11%) iManage
3 2 (11.11%) NICE Systems
4 1 (5.56%) Amdocs
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Sun
4 1 (5.56%) Verint
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