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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 46 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 10 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.36% 0.96% 2.06%
As % of the Applications category 15.38% 7.14% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Average daily rate £309 £399 £221
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.57% +80.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £380 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £105.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
MS PowerPoint
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
65 42 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.37% 13.42% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 31 36
Average daily rate £318 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £10.75 £13.00 £90.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% -85.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.65 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.33%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (33.33%) Project Governance
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (16.67%) Content Management Server
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) CMS
5 2 (16.67%) e-Learning
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Skype
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (8.33%) Ansible
6 1 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (8.33%) LAMP
6 1 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Retail

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Content Management Server
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (8.33%) SSH
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) ICT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) ICT Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Officer
3 1 (8.33%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) SAML
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) e-Learning
3 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) pSOS
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 4 (33.33%) Project Governance
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) VMware