The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 25 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 16 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.32% 2.15% 1.20%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 15.00% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
Average daily rate
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£308 £308 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £275 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £395 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
MS PowerPoint
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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 Cardiff region.

Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
40 40 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.81% 14.34% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 11
Average daily rate £325 £340 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 22 (88.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (76.00%) MS Office
3 13 (52.00%) Project Management
4 10 (40.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (36.00%) MS Project
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) MS Visio
7 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Migration
8 5 (20.00%) Content Management
8 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (20.00%) SOA
8 5 (20.00%) ISEB
8 5 (20.00%) CCA
8 5 (20.00%) TestDirector
8 5 (20.00%) .NET
8 5 (20.00%) J2EE
8 5 (20.00%) UML
8 5 (20.00%) OO
8 5 (20.00%) AS400
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (16.00%) Business Development
9 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (12.00%) Social Media
10 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (12.00%) Service Management
10 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (88.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (76.00%) MS Office
3 9 (36.00%) MS Project
4 8 (32.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) TestDirector
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Change Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Web Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Web Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Author
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Author
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Communications Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SPSS Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) AS400
2 3 (12.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) UML
3 5 (20.00%) OO
3 5 (20.00%) SOA
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (20.00%) Content Management
4 4 (16.00%) Business Development
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Use Case
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL V2
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Change Control
7 1 (4.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) ISEB
2 5 (20.00%) CCA
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
3 1 (4.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Planview
2 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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