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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 42 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 47 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.60% 1.43% 2.28%
As % of the Applications category 17.41% 8.90% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 7
Average daily rate
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£225 £251 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +57.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £363 £203
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 9
Average hourly rate £10.04 £9.38 £10.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% -6.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.88 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £9.88 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £23.50 £14.59
% change year-on-year
-44.68% +61.06%
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
270 191 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.71% 16.06% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 82 70
Average daily rate £300 £325 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +27.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 28
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.10 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.49 £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 24 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 24 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 24 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 +13 30 £225 -30.76% 6
High Wycombe -5 2 - -
Aylesbury - 2 - -
Chesham - 1 - -
Amersham - 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 64 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 45 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 30 (37.50%) MS Office
4 26 (32.50%) Finance
5 23 (28.75%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (23.75%) Security Cleared
6 19 (23.75%) ITIL
7 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 12 (15.00%) MS Access
8 12 (15.00%) Oracle
8 12 (15.00%) MS Visio
8 12 (15.00%) Project Management
9 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
10 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 10 (12.50%) SQL
11 9 (11.25%) VBA
12 8 (10.00%) QA
13 7 (8.75%) Project Planning
13 7 (8.75%) Degree
13 7 (8.75%) DV Cleared
13 7 (8.75%) Change Control
13 7 (8.75%) Capacity Management
13 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
13 7 (8.75%) Internet
13 7 (8.75%) MS Project
13 7 (8.75%) Data Analysis
13 7 (8.75%) Change Management
14 6 (7.50%) ITSM
14 6 (7.50%) Service Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) Apache
2 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 64 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 30 (37.50%) MS Office
3 12 (15.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (8.75%) MS Project
5 5 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Internet
2 4 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (3.75%) GSM
3 3 (3.75%) UMTS
4 2 (2.50%) Firewall
4 2 (2.50%) GPRS
4 2 (2.50%) SAN
4 2 (2.50%) LTE
5 1 (1.25%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.25%) 4G
5 1 (1.25%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.25%) Intranet
5 1 (1.25%) 3G
5 1 (1.25%) MPLS
5 1 (1.25%) LAN
5 1 (1.25%) WAN
5 1 (1.25%) SMTP
5 1 (1.25%) DHCP
5 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) MS Access
2 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.00%) Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.25%) Back Office
6 1 (1.25%) Advertising
6 1 (1.25%) Publishing
6 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (38.75%) Analyst
2 12 (15.00%) Administrator
3 7 (8.75%) IT Administrator
4 5 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (6.25%) Architect
4 5 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) Report Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) PMO Lead
6 3 (3.75%) Governance Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) PMO Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Consultant
6 3 (3.75%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (3.75%) Programmer
7 2 (2.50%) Process Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (2.50%) Support Assistant
7 2 (2.50%) Capacity Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) Flash
1 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) Economics
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.50%) PMI
5 2 (2.50%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.50%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.50%) Statistics
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.25%) AIX
3 1 (1.25%) Solaris
3 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) ITIL
2 12 (15.00%) Project Management
3 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.75%) Project Planning
4 7 (8.75%) Change Control
4 7 (8.75%) Capacity Management
4 7 (8.75%) Data Analysis
4 7 (8.75%) Change Management
5 6 (7.50%) ITSM
5 6 (7.50%) Service Management
5 6 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (7.50%) Line Management
6 5 (6.25%) Demand Forecasting
6 5 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.00%) Validation
7 4 (5.00%) CRM
7 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.00%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.50%) SQL
2 9 (11.25%) VBA
3 5 (6.25%) VB
4 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.25%) Python
6 1 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.75%) Degree
3 7 (8.75%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) PMP
4 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.25%) ISEB
5 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) HDFS
1 1 (1.25%) XenApp
1 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Zenoss
1 1 (1.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.00%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) Remedy
4 4 (5.00%) BMC
4 4 (5.00%) HP
5 3 (3.75%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.25%) Splunk
6 1 (1.25%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.25%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.25%) NetApp
6 1 (1.25%) EMC
6 1 (1.25%) Citrix
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) Altiris
6 1 (1.25%) Huawei
6 1 (1.25%) Brocade
6 1 (1.25%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) FatWire
6 1 (1.25%) AppSense