The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 84 108 107
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 44 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.72% 0.88% 0.62%
As % of the Applications category 13.97% 5.83% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £390 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £101 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £396 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.88 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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 of England region.

Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
315 343 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.31% 15.04% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 153 150
Average daily rate £275 £344 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £124 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 69 62
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.48 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
Hertfordshire +14 16 £390 - 3
Essex +10 15 £250 +3.09% 6
Bedfordshire -6 7 £275 +6.79% 4
Cambridgeshire -9 5 £381 - 8
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 36 (50.70%) MS Excel
2 30 (42.25%) Microsoft
3 26 (36.62%) Project Management
4 25 (35.21%) Finance
4 25 (35.21%) MS Office
5 18 (25.35%) Project Planning
5 18 (25.35%) Portfolio Management
6 16 (22.54%) Data Management
6 16 (22.54%) MS Project
7 14 (19.72%) MS Visio
8 13 (18.31%) Windows
8 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.49%) Programme Management
9 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.68%) Planview
11 8 (11.27%) Resource Management
11 8 (11.27%) Change Control
11 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (11.27%) Change Management
11 8 (11.27%) SQL
11 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
11 8 (11.27%) Citrix
12 7 (9.86%) ITIL
12 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
12 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (8.45%) Network Design
13 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (8.45%) Oracle
13 6 (8.45%) HP
13 6 (8.45%) VMware

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.04%) IBM Notes
2 5 (7.04%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.82%) Apache
3 2 (2.82%) JBoss
3 2 (2.82%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.41%) WordPress
4 1 (1.41%) TPMS
Applications
1 36 (50.70%) MS Excel
2 25 (35.21%) MS Office
3 16 (22.54%) MS Project
4 14 (19.72%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.23%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.41%) InDesign
6 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) LAN
2 3 (4.23%) VPN
2 3 (4.23%) SAN
3 2 (2.82%) Network Security
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.82%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) Extranet
4 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) MS Access
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Publishing
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Automotive
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Analyst
2 9 (12.68%) Support Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Resource Manager
3 8 (11.27%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Coordinator
5 5 (7.04%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Project Planner
6 4 (5.63%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (4.23%) Portfolio Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Engagement Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Hardware Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Capacity Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Capacity Management Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Validation Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Hardware Test Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) Flash
2 2 (2.82%) HTML5
2 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) HTML
2 2 (2.82%) Web Services
2 2 (2.82%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) CSS
3 1 (1.41%) J2EE
3 1 (1.41%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) AS400
3 3 (4.23%) iSeries
4 2 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.82%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.41%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.41%) FMCG
5 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.41%) Photography
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.04%) UNIX
4 5 (7.04%) Linux
5 3 (4.23%) Solaris
5 3 (4.23%) AIX
6 2 (2.82%) Android
6 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.82%) HPUX
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Project Management
2 18 (25.35%) Project Planning
2 18 (25.35%) Portfolio Management
3 16 (22.54%) Data Management
4 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (15.49%) Programme Management
5 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.27%) Resource Management
6 8 (11.27%) Change Control
6 8 (11.27%) Change Management
7 7 (9.86%) ITIL
7 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.45%) Network Design
9 5 (7.04%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.63%) Release Management
10 4 (5.63%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.63%) ERP
10 4 (5.63%) Migration
10 4 (5.63%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (5.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) Java
3 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.41%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.41%) PMP
2 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.41%) ISEB
2 1 (1.41%) MCSE
2 1 (1.41%) MCP
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (42.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Planview
3 8 (11.27%) Citrix
4 6 (8.45%) Oracle
4 6 (8.45%) HP
4 6 (8.45%) VMware
5 5 (7.04%) Lotus
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco
6 3 (4.23%) IBM
6 3 (4.23%) Adobe
6 3 (4.23%) EMC
6 3 (4.23%) BMC
6 3 (4.23%) NetApp
7 2 (2.82%) Polycom
7 2 (2.82%) MobileIron
7 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.82%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.82%) SAP
7 2 (2.82%) Dell
8 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com