The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 63 58 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -22
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 9 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.03% 1.74% 2.61%
As % of the Applications category 10.23% 15.05% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 9
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £215 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £481 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
88 93 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.03% 11.54% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 56 39
Average daily rate £305 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £188 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 7
Average hourly rate £19.16 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £13.20 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £27.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
3 7 (33.33%) MS Project
3 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (28.57%) MS Office
5 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Banking
7 3 (14.29%) Retail
7 3 (14.29%) CEH
7 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (14.29%) COBIT
7 3 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (14.29%) GIAC
7 3 (14.29%) CISA
7 3 (14.29%) CISM
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security
7 3 (14.29%) GSEC
7 3 (14.29%) VBA
7 3 (14.29%) MCP
7 3 (14.29%) SSCP
7 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (14.29%) CISSP
7 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 3 (14.29%) ISACA
7 3 (14.29%) GPEN

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (33.33%) MS Project
3 6 (28.57%) MS Office
4 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) MS Access
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Process Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
2 2 (9.52%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security
4 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
5 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
5 2 (9.52%) DFSS
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) DMAIC
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SSCP
1 3 (14.29%) CISA
1 3 (14.29%) CISM
1 3 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
1 3 (14.29%) GIAC
1 3 (14.29%) GSEC
1 3 (14.29%) CEH
1 3 (14.29%) MCP
1 3 (14.29%) CISSP
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) ISACA
1 3 (14.29%) GPEN
2 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (14.29%) COBIT
2 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Minitab
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle