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 1 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 51 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.96% 0.41% -
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.00% -14.28%
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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
35 52 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.73% 10.55% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 14
Average daily rate £360 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £132 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £41.25 £12.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.93% +228.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £34.13 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £122.75 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) MS Office
3 6 (40.00%) MS Project
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Statistics
6 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (13.33%) MS Project Server
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) Line Management
7 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) V-Model
7 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (13.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) MS Office
3 6 (40.00%) MS Project
4 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) IT Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Report Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Controller
4 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (6.67%) V-Model
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft