The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 51 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.51% 0.49% 0.29%
As % of the Applications category 17.07% 4.55% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£195 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +12.50%
MS PowerPoint
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.84% 10.81% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 16
Average daily rate £290 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £134 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £20.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.75 £26.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) MS Project
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Validation
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Electronics
5 2 (14.29%) Statistics
5 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (14.29%) MS Project Server
5 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) V-Model
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Altiris

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (14.29%) MS Project Server
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
3 4 (28.57%) MS Project
4 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) IT Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Report Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Validation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Hardware Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Controller
4 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
1 3 (21.43%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) User Stories
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
3 1 (7.14%) V-Model
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) Altiris
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
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