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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 66 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 17 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.40% 1.44% 2.31%
As % of the Applications category 12.32% 16.33% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £361 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.95% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £268 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £512 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £12.89
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
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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
138 98 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.33% 8.84% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 48 55
Average daily rate £325 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £134 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £410 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £5.00 £9.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.50 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.53%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 16 (59.26%) MS Excel
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 8 (29.63%) MS Project
5 8 (29.63%) MS Office
5 8 (29.63%) Banking
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
7 4 (14.81%) Retail
7 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
7 4 (14.81%) Degree
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) Data Management
8 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Change Control
9 2 (7.41%) RSS
9 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
9 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
9 2 (7.41%) SAS
9 2 (7.41%) SEO
9 2 (7.41%) Legal
9 2 (7.41%) Advertising
9 2 (7.41%) Publishing
9 2 (7.41%) Streaming Video
9 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) IT Governance
9 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
9 2 (7.41%) Marketing
9 2 (7.41%) Project Planning

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (59.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 8 (29.63%) MS Project
3 8 (29.63%) MS Office
4 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Agresso
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.70%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) ATM
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
4 2 (7.41%) Publishing
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) PMO Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Communications Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Planner
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Accountant
5 1 (3.70%) Trainer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Streaming Video
1 2 (7.41%) Blog
1 2 (7.41%) Social Media
2 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.70%) Equities
2 1 (3.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
2 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
3 3 (11.11%) Data Management
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (7.41%) Dependency Management
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
4 2 (7.41%) IT Governance
4 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) SEO
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.70%) Document Management
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) IIBA
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) EMIR
1 1 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Facebook
2 2 (7.41%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos
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