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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 47 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 9 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.20% 1.12% 0.83%
As % of the Applications category 11.54% 6.96% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Average daily rate
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£438 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £350 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £343 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+22.03% -6.34%
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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
78 115 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.44% 16.13% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 44
Average daily rate £375 £285 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.70 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -26.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £21.80 £19.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) MS Project
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) MS Office
6 3 (18.75%) MCP
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (18.75%) A+ Certification
6 3 (18.75%) MCSE
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Security Management
8 1 (6.25%) 2G
8 1 (6.25%) Validation
8 1 (6.25%) Retail
8 1 (6.25%) Data Management
8 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.25%) Scrum

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Project
3 3 (18.75%) MS Office
4 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (6.25%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) GSM
1 1 (6.25%) UMTS
1 1 (6.25%) 3G
1 1 (6.25%) 2G
1 1 (6.25%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Technical Project Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (18.75%) Technical Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Lead
3 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Engagement Manager
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Manager
3 1 (6.25%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Economics
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Psychology
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Project Governance
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) A+ Certification
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CISA
4 1 (6.25%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Amdocs
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle