The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 68 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 29 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.81% 2.11% 2.40%
As % of the Applications category 18.95% 15.68% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 11
Average daily rate £363 £81 £102
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+347.53% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £77 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £703 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 13
Average hourly rate £12.30 £13.00 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.38% -82.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £14.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+24.56% -41.83%
MS PowerPoint
England

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

Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
153 236 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.57% 13.46% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 101 73
Average daily rate £325 £250 £134
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +86.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £81 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 49
Average hourly rate £12.30 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.38% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £10.00 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.75 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +11 16 £558 +11.50% 1
Leicestershire -11 8 £313 +285.80%
Northamptonshire +5 1 £650 +165.30% 1
Derbyshire +4 1 £240 -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 38 (67.86%) MS Excel
2 25 (44.64%) Project Management
3 21 (37.50%) Finance
4 19 (33.93%) MS Office
5 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
6 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 10 (17.86%) Change Management
7 10 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (16.07%) SQL
8 9 (16.07%) MS Access
8 9 (16.07%) PRINCE2
9 8 (14.29%) MS Project
9 8 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
9 8 (14.29%) Performance Management
9 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 8 (14.29%) Data Quality
9 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 7 (12.50%) Degree
10 7 (12.50%) Banking
10 7 (12.50%) Oracle
10 7 (12.50%) ITIL
11 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.71%) Service Management
11 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (10.71%) Release Management
11 6 (10.71%) Line Management
11 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
11 6 (10.71%) Coaching
12 5 (8.93%) Tableau
12 5 (8.93%) Disclosure Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (7.14%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 38 (67.86%) MS Excel
2 19 (33.93%) MS Office
3 8 (14.29%) MS Project
4 3 (5.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (5.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (5.36%) InDesign
4 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.36%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
1 2 (3.57%) Intranet
2 1 (1.79%) ATM
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) MS Access
2 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.79%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Banking
3 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.14%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.57%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Information Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Project Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Silverlight Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Information Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Business Integration Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Designer
7 2 (3.57%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) NHS Information Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Silverlight
1 4 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
1 5 (8.93%) Statistics
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) NHS
2 4 (7.14%) RIA
2 4 (7.14%) User Experience
3 3 (5.36%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.79%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.79%) FMCG
4 1 (1.79%) Life Science
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Unix
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Project Management
2 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 10 (17.86%) Change Management
3 10 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (16.07%) PRINCE2
5 8 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 8 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (12.50%) ITIL
7 6 (10.71%) Coaching
7 6 (10.71%) Line Management
7 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.71%) Release Management
7 6 (10.71%) Service Management
7 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.93%) Business Analysis
8 5 (8.93%) Project Planning
9 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.14%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.14%) R
3 1 (1.79%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.79%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) Degree
3 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.14%) PMP
5 3 (5.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.79%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 5 (8.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (5.36%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.57%) QA
4 2 (3.57%) TickIT
5 1 (1.79%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) Tableau
4 3 (5.36%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) HP