The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 47 71 52
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 35 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.54% 0.49% 0.74%
As % of the Applications category 20.47% 6.67% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 5 4
Average daily rate
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£420 £340 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +56.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £320 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £13.50 £14.68
% change year-on-year
+50.70% -8.03%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
171 90 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.43% 7.31% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 44 40
Average daily rate £375 £320 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £176 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £422 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 35 (60.34%) Finance
2 24 (41.38%) MS Excel
3 23 (39.66%) MS Office
4 19 (32.76%) Banking
5 18 (31.03%) MS Project
6 17 (29.31%) Project Management
7 15 (25.86%) MS Visio
8 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 12 (20.69%) Change Management
10 10 (17.24%) Retail
10 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (13.79%) QA
11 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
11 8 (13.79%) Project Planning
12 6 (10.34%) Resource Management
12 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
12 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (8.62%) Retail Banking
13 5 (8.62%) Data Management
13 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
13 5 (8.62%) SAS
13 5 (8.62%) Business Development
13 5 (8.62%) Degree
13 5 (8.62%) Data Governance
13 5 (8.62%) Data Quality
14 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (6.90%) Project Governance
14 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
14 4 (6.90%) SQL
14 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (8.62%) SAS
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 23 (39.66%) MS Office
3 18 (31.03%) MS Project
4 15 (25.86%) MS Visio
5 3 (5.17%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (5.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) CA PPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Axure RP
General
1 35 (60.34%) Finance
2 19 (32.76%) Banking
3 10 (17.24%) Retail
4 5 (8.62%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.45%) Marketing
7 1 (1.72%) Front Office
7 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.72%) Legal
7 1 (1.72%) Advertising
7 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Analyst
2 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.07%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) PMO Manager
4 6 (10.34%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Designer
5 4 (6.90%) Coordinator
5 4 (6.90%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (5.17%) SAS Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) SAS Data Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Solutions Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Programme Planner
8 1 (1.72%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (1.72%) Communications Manager
8 1 (1.72%) Project Analyst
8 1 (1.72%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Learning Management System
2 3 (5.17%) E-Learning
2 3 (5.17%) SCORM
3 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Social Media
4 1 (1.72%) Blog
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Project Management
2 12 (20.69%) Change Management
3 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
3 8 (13.79%) Project Planning
4 6 (10.34%) Resource Management
4 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.62%) Data Management
5 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
5 5 (8.62%) Data Governance
5 5 (8.62%) Business Development
6 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) Project Governance
6 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.17%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.17%) Investment Management
7 3 (5.17%) Business Transformation
8 2 (3.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
2 5 (8.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.72%) P3O
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Adobe
2 3 (5.17%) Progress
3 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.72%) Facebook
4 1 (1.72%) Twitter
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) CA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
QA Limited
Rate: £142.12 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
QA Limited
Rate: £221.25 per week
Posted: 15 days ago