The first table below looks at the demand for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Cheshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 63 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 11 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.30% 2.13% 1.01%
As % of the Applications category 10.19% 16.33% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Average daily rate £350 £135 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+159.25% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £115 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £375 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.09 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -17.14%
Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
108 98 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.77% 13.05% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 36 34
Average daily rate £325 £278 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.90% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £135 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £22.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £21.00 £26.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS PowerPoint
North West

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +2 2 £278 - 2
Warrington -6 2 £460 +240.74% 4
Winsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
Crewe - - - -
MS PowerPoint
North West

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 15 (65.22%) MS Excel
2 13 (56.52%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
6 4 (17.39%) Dell
6 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
6 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
6 4 (17.39%) Banking
6 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Information Security
7 3 (13.04%) MS Project
7 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
7 3 (13.04%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) SAP
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) UNIX
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
8 2 (8.70%) CISSP
8 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
8 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
8 2 (8.70%) CISA
8 2 (8.70%) Validation
8 2 (8.70%) GIAC
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 15 (65.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS Office
3 3 (13.04%) MS Project
3 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Report Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) MI Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) IT Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
5 2 (8.70%) Validation
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.35%) Data Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CISSP
1 2 (8.70%) CISA
1 2 (8.70%) GIAC
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Dell
3 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago