The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 55 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 19 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.94% 2.70% 2.03%
As % of the Applications category 14.62% 14.22% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 6
Average daily rate £338 £183 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.93% -33.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £120 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £355 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £14.89 - £11.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 - £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.19 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
130 225 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.31% 19.02% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 94 89
Average daily rate £300 £260 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £125 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 20
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £18.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Milton Keynes -8 14 £369 +123.48% 5
High Wycombe - 2 £118 -
Amersham +3 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 40 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 37 (49.33%) Finance
3 35 (46.67%) MS Visio
4 31 (41.33%) Project Management
5 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
6 19 (25.33%) MS Office
7 16 (21.33%) Risk Management
7 16 (21.33%) Banking
8 15 (20.00%) Validation
8 15 (20.00%) SLA
9 14 (18.67%) PMI Certification
10 13 (17.33%) SQL
11 12 (16.00%) Business Continuity
12 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
12 11 (14.67%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (14.67%) BCP
12 11 (14.67%) Data Cleansing
12 11 (14.67%) Data Quality
12 11 (14.67%) Business Continuity Planning
13 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
13 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (12.00%) PMP
15 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (10.67%) Incident Management
15 8 (10.67%) QA
15 8 (10.67%) Change Management
16 7 (9.33%) Firewall
16 7 (9.33%) Marketing
16 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
16 7 (9.33%) B2B

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.67%) CMS
2 5 (6.67%) Drupal
3 2 (2.67%) SAS
4 1 (1.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 40 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 35 (46.67%) MS Visio
3 19 (25.33%) MS Office
4 6 (8.00%) MS Project
5 4 (5.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) Firewall
1 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.67%) FTP
2 2 (2.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.33%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 37 (49.33%) Finance
2 16 (21.33%) Banking
3 7 (9.33%) Marketing
4 4 (5.33%) Spanish Language
5 3 (4.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.67%) French Language
6 2 (2.67%) German Language
6 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.67%) Turkish Language
7 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) Analyst
2 11 (14.67%) Financial Analyst
3 10 (13.33%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) IT Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.00%) Security Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Change Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) IT Risk Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Business IT Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Coordinator
8 4 (5.33%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (5.33%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Process Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Project Assistant
8 4 (5.33%) Project Support Assistant
8 4 (5.33%) Support Assistant
9 3 (4.00%) Administrator
9 3 (4.00%) Business Process Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) HTML
2 4 (5.33%) Flash
2 4 (5.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) PMI
3 4 (5.33%) Social Media
4 2 (2.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.33%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (1.33%) SCORM
5 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) AIX
1 1 (1.33%) Linux
1 1 (1.33%) Solaris
1 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) Project Management
2 16 (21.33%) Risk Management
3 15 (20.00%) Validation
4 12 (16.00%) Business Continuity
5 11 (14.67%) BCP
5 11 (14.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 11 (14.67%) Data Cleansing
6 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.67%) Change Management
7 8 (10.67%) Incident Management
8 7 (9.33%) B2B
8 7 (9.33%) CRM
8 7 (9.33%) ITIL
9 6 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (8.00%) Data Security
9 6 (8.00%) Information Security
9 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) SQL
2 6 (8.00%) VB
3 4 (5.33%) Java
3 4 (5.33%) PHP
4 1 (1.33%) C#
4 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) PMI Certification
2 9 (12.00%) PMP
3 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.33%) CAPM
4 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.00%) Degree
5 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.00%) SLA
2 11 (14.67%) Data Quality
3 8 (10.67%) QA
4 6 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (8.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (5.33%) PMBOK
6 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.33%) BS25999
7 1 (1.33%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle
3 5 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.67%) Google
4 2 (2.67%) Remedy
5 1 (1.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.33%) Brocade
5 1 (1.33%) EMC
5 1 (1.33%) HP
5 1 (1.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.33%) Informatica
5 1 (1.33%) NetApp
5 1 (1.33%) Tableau