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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 44 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.63% 0.37%
As % of the Applications category 3.85% 5.00% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
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
26 40 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.01% 12.66% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 9
Average daily rate £360 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £139 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £14.30 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £44.20 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) MS Project
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Infographics
5 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Tableau
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 6 (75.00%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Controller
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Infographics
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau