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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 37 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 9 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.33% 4.03% 1.48%
As % of the Applications category 22.50% 26.09% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Average daily rate
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£290 £393 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.11% +30.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £271 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £450 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
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South Wales

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 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.34% 15.44% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 16
Average daily rate £313 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -6.45%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 24 (96.00%) MS Excel
2 21 (84.00%) MS Office
3 12 (48.00%) Project Management
4 11 (44.00%) MS Visio
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) Finance
5 10 (40.00%) Business Analysis
6 7 (28.00%) MS Project
7 6 (24.00%) .NET
7 6 (24.00%) J2EE
7 6 (24.00%) SOA
7 6 (24.00%) UML
7 6 (24.00%) OO
7 6 (24.00%) CCA
7 6 (24.00%) TestDirector
7 6 (24.00%) AS400
7 6 (24.00%) Content Management
7 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (20.00%) Migration
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) ISEB
9 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) Business Development
9 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (16.00%) Test Planning
10 3 (12.00%) Line Management
10 3 (12.00%) Social Media
10 3 (12.00%) Banking
10 3 (12.00%) Retail

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (96.00%) MS Excel
2 21 (84.00%) MS Office
3 11 (44.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (28.00%) MS Project
5 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) TestDirector
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Analyst
2 16 (64.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Change Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Web Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Web Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Author
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Author
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Communications Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SPSS Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SLA Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
1 6 (24.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) AS400
2 3 (12.00%) Social Media
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) UML
3 6 (24.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) SOA
3 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (24.00%) Content Management
4 5 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Business Development
5 4 (16.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Line Management
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Use Case
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
8 1 (4.00%) CHAID
8 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCA
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) IBM