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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 63 75 48
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 24 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.72% 0.88% 1.29%
As % of the Applications category 17.27% 9.91% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 5
Average daily rate
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£313 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.54% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £197 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £428 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.68 £24.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-48.26% +88.46%
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Scotland

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
139 111 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.97% 8.92% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 69 33
Average daily rate £313 £325 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £124 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £443 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £21.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 40 (67.80%) Finance
2 31 (52.54%) MS Excel
3 29 (49.15%) MS Office
4 24 (40.68%) MS Project
5 21 (35.59%) Project Management
6 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
7 17 (28.81%) Banking
8 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
9 14 (23.73%) Change Management
10 12 (20.34%) QA
11 11 (18.64%) Retail
12 7 (11.86%) MS Visio
12 7 (11.86%) Project Planning
13 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (10.17%) Resource Management
14 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (8.47%) Business Development
15 4 (6.78%) Supplier Management
15 4 (6.78%) Retail Banking
15 4 (6.78%) Financial Institution
15 4 (6.78%) Balanced Scorecard
15 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
15 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
15 4 (6.78%) Project Governance
15 4 (6.78%) Degree
15 4 (6.78%) Investment Management
15 4 (6.78%) Time Management
16 3 (5.08%) Business Analysis
16 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (52.54%) MS Excel
2 29 (49.15%) MS Office
3 24 (40.68%) MS Project
4 7 (11.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 40 (67.80%) Finance
2 17 (28.81%) Banking
3 11 (18.64%) Retail
4 4 (6.78%) Retail Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.39%) Front Office
6 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) PMO Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Project Manager
3 9 (15.25%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) PMO Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Solutions Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (6.78%) Coordinator
5 4 (6.78%) PMO Lead
6 2 (3.39%) Programme Planner
6 2 (3.39%) Data Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Business Engagement Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) SAS Data Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Project Assistant
7 1 (1.69%) Designer
7 1 (1.69%) Project Planner
7 1 (1.69%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Delivery Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) PMI
3 1 (1.69%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.69%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Project Management
2 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
3 14 (23.73%) Change Management
4 7 (11.86%) Project Planning
5 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.17%) Resource Management
6 5 (8.47%) Business Development
7 4 (6.78%) Supplier Management
7 4 (6.78%) Balanced Scorecard
7 4 (6.78%) Project Governance
7 4 (6.78%) Investment Management
7 4 (6.78%) Time Management
8 3 (5.08%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.08%) Data Management
9 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) C
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.39%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Xen
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.39%) Progress
4 1 (1.69%) Planview
4 1 (1.69%) CA
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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