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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 57 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 17 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.42% 1.85% 2.33%
As % of the Applications category 14.91% 18.58% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 17
Average daily rate
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£396 £313 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.72% -13.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £502 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £12.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +35.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +2.94%
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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
114 113 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.50% 9.93% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 47 63
Average daily rate £350 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £181 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.95 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.37% -3.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £5.00 £9.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.45 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014, 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 20 (66.67%) Finance
2 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) MS Visio
4 10 (33.33%) MS Office
5 9 (30.00%) MS Project
5 9 (30.00%) Banking
6 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (13.33%) SAS
7 4 (13.33%) Retail
7 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
7 4 (13.33%) Data Management
7 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Degree
8 3 (10.00%) Social Media
8 3 (10.00%) Data Governance
8 3 (10.00%) Facebook
8 3 (10.00%) Twitter
8 3 (10.00%) SEO
8 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Marketing
8 3 (10.00%) Blog
8 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.00%) Streaming Video
8 3 (10.00%) RSS
8 3 (10.00%) Legal
8 3 (10.00%) Publishing
9 2 (6.67%) Advertising

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (13.33%) SAS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (36.67%) MS Visio
3 10 (33.33%) MS Office
4 9 (30.00%) MS Project
5 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Agresso
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.33%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) ATM
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 20 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
4 3 (10.00%) Marketing
4 3 (10.00%) Legal
4 3 (10.00%) Publishing
5 2 (6.67%) Advertising
5 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Communications Manager
3 3 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) PMO Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 2 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Planner
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Accountant
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Trainer
5 1 (3.33%) Junior
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Streaming Video
1 3 (10.00%) Blog
1 3 (10.00%) Social Media
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.33%) Equities
2 1 (3.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (13.33%) Data Management
3 3 (10.00%) SEO
3 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Change Control
4 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.67%) IT Governance
4 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.33%) Budget Control
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) IIBA
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) EMIR
2 1 (3.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Facebook
2 3 (10.00%) Twitter
3 1 (3.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Cognos
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