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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 63 69 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 20 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.37% 1.03% 1.34%
As % of the Applications category 15.50% 11.40% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £360 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £153 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £439 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.27% +12.50%
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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
129 114 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.86% 9.00% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 69 34
Average daily rate £325 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £134 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 6
Average hourly rate £10.00 £21.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +2.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
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 7 July 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 38 (66.67%) Finance
2 30 (52.63%) MS Excel
3 28 (49.12%) MS Office
4 23 (40.35%) MS Project
5 20 (35.09%) Project Management
6 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 17 (29.82%) Banking
8 15 (26.32%) PRINCE2
9 12 (21.05%) QA
9 12 (21.05%) Change Management
10 10 (17.54%) Retail
11 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (15.79%) Target Operating Model
12 8 (14.04%) MS Visio
13 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
14 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (8.77%) Business Development
15 5 (8.77%) Retail Banking
15 5 (8.77%) Resource Management
15 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (7.02%) Project Governance
16 4 (7.02%) Investment Management
16 4 (7.02%) Degree
16 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
16 4 (7.02%) Balanced Scorecard
16 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
16 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
17 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
17 3 (5.26%) C
17 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (7.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (52.63%) MS Excel
2 28 (49.12%) MS Office
3 23 (40.35%) MS Project
4 8 (14.04%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
General
1 38 (66.67%) Finance
2 17 (29.82%) Banking
3 10 (17.54%) Retail
4 5 (8.77%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.51%) Front Office
7 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Project Manager
3 8 (14.04%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (7.02%) PMO Lead
4 4 (7.02%) Coordinator
5 1 (1.75%) Business Engagement Manager
5 1 (1.75%) PMO Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (1.75%) Project Assistant
5 1 (1.75%) Designer
5 1 (1.75%) Change Analyst
5 1 (1.75%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Business Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Project Officer
5 1 (1.75%) Engagement Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (1.75%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) PMI
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.75%) SCORM
3 1 (1.75%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Project Management
2 15 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 12 (21.05%) Change Management
4 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.79%) Target Operating Model
5 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
6 5 (8.77%) Business Development
6 5 (8.77%) Resource Management
7 4 (7.02%) Investment Management
7 4 (7.02%) Project Governance
7 4 (7.02%) Balanced Scorecard
7 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.26%) Time Management
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (3.51%) Change Control
9 2 (3.51%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.51%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.51%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Xen
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.75%) Planview
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe
3 1 (1.75%) CA
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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