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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 37 37 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Applications category 5.26% 5.00% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.88 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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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
38 20 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.38% 7.43% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 23
Average daily rate £338 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £201 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.55 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.24% +54.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £18.55 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £18.91 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -0.82%

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
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 23 January 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 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Polycom
3 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) MobileIron
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Validation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Hardware Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) BPR
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) EMC
1 2 (33.33%) Polycom
1 2 (33.33%) MobileIron
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects