The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 23 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 14 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.98% 2.11% 5.02%
As % of the Applications category 21.21% 18.18% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 1
Average daily rate £338 £350 £570
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -38.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
MS PowerPoint
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
66 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 18.75% 11.58% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 12 10
Average daily rate £350 £310 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £196 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £586
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £22.35 £17.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.89%
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 Coventry

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 40 (95.24%) MS Excel
2 25 (59.52%) MS Office
3 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 19 (45.24%) High Availability
5 19 (45.24%) V-Model
5 19 (45.24%) TickIT
5 19 (45.24%) UML
5 19 (45.24%) ISO 9001
6 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 14 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 14 (33.33%) ITIL
7 14 (33.33%) JIRA
7 14 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (26.19%) MS Project
9 10 (23.81%) MS Visio
10 7 (16.67%) Project Management
11 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
12 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
12 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
13 4 (9.52%) Huawei
13 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
13 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
13 4 (9.52%) Finance
13 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (9.52%) Cramer
13 4 (9.52%) Nortel
13 4 (9.52%) Citrix
13 4 (9.52%) 3G
13 4 (9.52%) Degree

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (95.24%) MS Excel
2 25 (59.52%) MS Office
3 11 (26.19%) MS Project
4 10 (23.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) 3G
1 4 (9.52%) 4G
1 4 (9.52%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (7.14%) 2G
3 2 (4.76%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) JIRA
1 14 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
1 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Automotive
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Configuration Engineer
1 14 (33.33%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 14 (33.33%) Release Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Project Planner
3 5 (11.90%) Lead Software Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) RAN Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Silverlight Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (2.38%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Project Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Silverlight
1 2 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) RIA
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 19 (45.24%) High Availability
3 19 (45.24%) UML
3 19 (45.24%) V-Model
4 14 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (16.67%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.52%) Fault Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Fault Management
8 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
10 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.76%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) HNC
3 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (45.24%) ISO 9001
1 19 (45.24%) TickIT
2 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Citrix
2 4 (9.52%) Cramer
2 4 (9.52%) Huawei
2 4 (9.52%) Nortel
3 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 3 (7.14%) Ericsson
3 3 (7.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.38%) BT
5 1 (2.38%) Nokia
5 1 (2.38%) Siemens