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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 43 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 41 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.31% 1.84% 1.87%
As % of the Applications category 15.95% 11.29% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 4
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£225 £325 £179
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +81.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £414 £214
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Average hourly rate £9.52 £9.75 £10.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% -7.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.55 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.83 £9.95 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £18.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +27.58%
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
257 186 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.76% 16.30% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 85 61
Average daily rate £290 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £215 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 27
Average hourly rate £10.83 £11.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% -13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.46 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £15.97 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 1 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 April 2015. 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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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 +3 26 £188 -42.30% 1
Amersham - 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Newport Pagnell - - - -
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 61 (78.21%) MS Excel
2 46 (58.97%) Microsoft
3 30 (38.46%) Finance
4 28 (35.90%) MS Office
5 21 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
7 17 (21.79%) ITIL
8 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
9 14 (17.95%) MS Visio
10 13 (16.67%) MS Access
10 13 (16.67%) Project Management
11 12 (15.38%) Oracle
12 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
12 11 (14.10%) Telecoms
13 10 (12.82%) SQL
14 9 (11.54%) VBA
15 8 (10.26%) Service Management
15 8 (10.26%) Change Management
16 7 (8.97%) Internet
16 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (8.97%) Retail
16 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
16 7 (8.97%) Project Planning
16 7 (8.97%) Degree
16 7 (8.97%) DV Cleared
16 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
17 6 (7.69%) Change Control
17 6 (7.69%) Capacity Management
17 6 (7.69%) Line Management
17 6 (7.69%) Economics

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (14.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) MQSeries
Applications
1 61 (78.21%) MS Excel
2 28 (35.90%) MS Office
3 14 (17.95%) MS Visio
4 6 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Internet
2 4 (5.13%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (3.85%) GSM
3 3 (3.85%) UMTS
4 2 (2.56%) LTE
4 2 (2.56%) GPRS
5 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.28%) Intranet
5 1 (1.28%) 3G
5 1 (1.28%) MPLS
5 1 (1.28%) 2G
5 1 (1.28%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) MS Access
2 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.97%) Retail
4 6 (7.69%) Legal
5 4 (5.13%) Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Publishing
6 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.28%) Automotive
6 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Analyst
2 10 (12.82%) Architect
2 10 (12.82%) Administrator
3 8 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (6.41%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) IT Administrator
4 5 (6.41%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Data Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Report Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (3.85%) Programmer
6 3 (3.85%) Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Programme Office Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) PMO Manager
6 3 (3.85%) PMO Lead
6 3 (3.85%) Governance Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Programme Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Systems Analyst Programmer
7 2 (2.56%) AWS Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Capacity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Economics
3 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) Statistics
5 2 (2.56%) PMI
6 1 (1.28%) Telematics
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) UNIX
2 2 (2.56%) Windows
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) ITIL
2 13 (16.67%) Project Management
3 8 (10.26%) Service Management
3 8 (10.26%) Change Management
4 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
4 7 (8.97%) Project Planning
4 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (7.69%) Change Control
5 6 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 6 (7.69%) Line Management
5 6 (7.69%) ITSM
6 5 (6.41%) Demand Forecasting
6 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.13%) Critical Success Factor
7 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.13%) Validation
7 4 (5.13%) ERP
7 4 (5.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) SQL
2 9 (11.54%) VBA
3 5 (6.41%) VB
4 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) Degree
3 7 (8.97%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) PMP
4 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.28%) ISEB
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 46 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.38%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) Remedy
4 4 (5.13%) BMC
5 3 (3.85%) HP
5 3 (3.85%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.28%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.28%) BT
6 1 (1.28%) FatWire
6 1 (1.28%) Altiris
6 1 (1.28%) Huawei
6 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
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