The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 East of England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 112 92 110
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 36 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.14% 1.11% 0.93%
As % of the Applications category 8.89% 6.60% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 5
Average daily rate £395 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £225 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £304 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £9.38 £23.20 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.59% +93.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.88 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.88 £28.75 £22.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.68 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+53.26% -16.11%
Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
405 379 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.87% 16.78% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 158 135
Average daily rate £325 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 79 79
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £38.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS PowerPoint
England

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 17 April 2014.

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
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 17 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
Hertfordshire +1 19 £330 +28.15% 3
Essex -14 13 £415 +38.33% 3
Bedfordshire -15 3 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 6
Norfolk - - - -
MS PowerPoint
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 41 (70.69%) MS Excel
2 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
3 32 (55.17%) MS Office
4 16 (27.59%) Finance
5 13 (22.41%) Project Management
6 12 (20.69%) MS Project
6 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (20.69%) MCSE
6 12 (20.69%) MS Visio
7 11 (18.97%) A+ Certification
7 11 (18.97%) MCP
7 11 (18.97%) Windows
8 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
8 10 (17.24%) UNIX
9 9 (15.52%) ITIL
10 8 (13.79%) Degree
11 7 (12.07%) Project Planning
12 6 (10.34%) Programme Management
12 6 (10.34%) SQL
12 6 (10.34%) Oracle
12 6 (10.34%) MS Access
12 6 (10.34%) IBM
12 6 (10.34%) Linux
12 6 (10.34%) BMC
12 6 (10.34%) NetApp
12 6 (10.34%) Tivoli
12 6 (10.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (10.34%) Change Control
13 5 (8.62%) Citrix
13 5 (8.62%) Law

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (70.69%) MS Excel
2 32 (55.17%) MS Office
3 12 (20.69%) MS Project
3 12 (20.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) SAN
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) LAN
3 2 (3.45%) WAN
3 2 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) Intranet
4 1 (1.72%) Extranet
4 1 (1.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) MS Access
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 16 (27.59%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Law
2 5 (8.62%) Legal
3 4 (6.90%) Marketing
4 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.45%) Back Office
5 2 (3.45%) Publishing
6 1 (1.72%) Games
6 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Support Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Help Desk Support
4 9 (15.52%) Help Desk Engineer
4 9 (15.52%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Service Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Administrator
7 4 (6.90%) Forecast Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) PMO Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Capacity Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Project Administrator
9 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.90%) AS400
2 4 (6.90%) iSeries
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.72%) Statistics
4 1 (1.72%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) UNIX
3 6 (10.34%) Linux
4 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.90%) AIX
4 4 (6.90%) Solaris
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Project Management
2 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
3 9 (15.52%) ITIL
4 7 (12.07%) Project Planning
5 6 (10.34%) Programme Management
5 6 (10.34%) Change Control
6 4 (6.90%) Data Management
6 4 (6.90%) Resource Management
6 4 (6.90%) Information Security
6 4 (6.90%) Time Management
6 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.90%) Service Management
6 4 (6.90%) Quality Management
7 3 (5.17%) Scrum
8 2 (3.45%) Web Design
8 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.45%) Workflow
8 2 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) Change Management
8 2 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) C
3 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) MCSE
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.97%) A+ Certification
2 11 (18.97%) MCP
3 8 (13.79%) Degree
4 4 (6.90%) PMP
4 4 (6.90%) PMI Certification
4 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.72%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (1.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.45%) QA
1 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Tivoli
1 6 (10.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) BMC
2 6 (10.34%) NetApp
2 6 (10.34%) IBM
3 5 (8.62%) Citrix
4 4 (6.90%) Planview
5 3 (5.17%) SAP
6 2 (3.45%) Altiris
7 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.72%) Mercator
7 1 (1.72%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) Minitab
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