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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 36 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 48 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.02% 2.10% 2.64%
As % of the Applications category 23.30% 14.38% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 10
Average daily rate
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£410 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.09% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £110 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £315 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.65 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £28.00 £22.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -5.40%
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
206 160 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.25% 14.64% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 64 71
Average daily rate £255 £263 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -13.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £110 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 27
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.93 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% +14.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £9.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 +11 28 £410 +36.66% 1
High Wycombe - 4 £155 -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 45 (68.18%) MS Excel
2 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
3 25 (37.88%) MS Office
4 21 (31.82%) Finance
5 18 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 14 (21.21%) MS Project
7 13 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (18.18%) Oracle
8 12 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 12 (18.18%) MS Visio
8 12 (18.18%) Project Management
9 11 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (15.15%) Validation
11 8 (12.12%) Data Validation
11 8 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (12.12%) Service Management
11 8 (12.12%) SLA
11 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
11 8 (12.12%) ITIL
12 7 (10.61%) Windows
12 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
12 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
12 7 (10.61%) Banking
12 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
13 6 (9.09%) Data Analysis
14 5 (7.58%) ITSM
14 5 (7.58%) Programme Management
14 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
14 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (6.06%) ServiceNow

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 45 (68.18%) MS Excel
2 25 (37.88%) MS Office
3 14 (21.21%) MS Project
4 12 (18.18%) MS Visio
5 8 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.55%) Firewall
1 3 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (3.03%) 2G
2 2 (3.03%) LTE
2 2 (3.03%) 3G
2 2 (3.03%) GPRS
2 2 (3.03%) GSM
2 2 (3.03%) LAN
2 2 (3.03%) UMTS
3 1 (1.52%) WAN
3 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) MS Access
2 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 18 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.61%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Advertising
4 3 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Automotive
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) PMO Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Programme Manager
3 7 (10.61%) Programme Office Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Administrator
5 4 (6.06%) Desktop Team Leader
5 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
5 4 (6.06%) Change Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Junior
6 3 (4.55%) Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Governance Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) HTML
1 1 (1.52%) CSS
1 1 (1.52%) JDBC
1 1 (1.52%) XML
1 1 (1.52%) LAMP
1 1 (1.52%) XML-RPC
1 1 (1.52%) Ajax
1 1 (1.52%) JSON
1 1 (1.52%) jQuery
1 1 (1.52%) MooTools
1 1 (1.52%) WAMP
1 1 (1.52%) HTML5
1 1 (1.52%) LESS
1 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.52%) PMI
1 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
1 1 (1.52%) PDA
1 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
1 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
1 1 (1.52%) Data Conversion
1 1 (1.52%) Telematics
1 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 12 (18.18%) Project Management
3 11 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (15.15%) Validation
5 8 (12.12%) Service Management
5 8 (12.12%) ITIL
5 8 (12.12%) Data Validation
6 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
7 6 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.58%) ITSM
8 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.06%) E-business
10 3 (4.55%) Change Management
10 3 (4.55%) Data Security
10 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.55%) Information Security
10 3 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) VB
2 3 (4.55%) SQL
3 2 (3.03%) VBA
4 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) PHP
4 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.55%) PMP
2 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.03%) Remedy
4 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) Cognos
4 2 (3.03%) Avaya
4 2 (3.03%) Genesys
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.52%) Teradata
5 1 (1.52%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe