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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 74 47 67
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 19 32 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.34% 2.35% 0.59%
As % of the Applications category 16.81% 20.25% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 5
Average daily rate £267 £435 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.62% +27.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £240 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £510 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
MS PowerPoint
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
113 158 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.96% 11.63% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 98 40
Average daily rate £325 £396 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.92% +23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £166 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +175.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 28 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 26 (53.06%) Finance
3 19 (38.78%) Banking
4 14 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 14 (28.57%) Project Management
5 13 (26.53%) MS Office
6 12 (24.49%) Business Analysis
7 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
8 9 (18.37%) MS Project
8 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
8 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (14.29%) Migration
10 6 (12.24%) Analytics
11 5 (10.20%) Change Control
11 5 (10.20%) Data Migration
11 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Degree
11 5 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (10.20%) Asset Management
11 5 (10.20%) CRM
12 4 (8.16%) Retail
12 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
13 3 (6.12%) QA
13 3 (6.12%) Google Analytics
13 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
13 3 (6.12%) Google
13 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
13 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (6.12%) Change Management
13 3 (6.12%) Management Information System

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) SAS
3 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.04%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 28 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 14 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 13 (26.53%) MS Office
4 9 (18.37%) MS Project
5 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) WebEx
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.08%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.04%) ERwin
3 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 26 (53.06%) Finance
2 19 (38.78%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Administrator
4 4 (8.16%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) PMO Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) PMO Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Project Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Project Office Support
6 2 (4.08%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Communications Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Senior PMO
6 2 (4.08%) Senior PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) NHS
2 1 (2.04%) PMI
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Project Management
2 12 (24.49%) Business Analysis
3 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (14.29%) Migration
5 6 (12.24%) Analytics
6 5 (10.20%) Asset Management
6 5 (10.20%) Change Control
6 5 (10.20%) CRM
6 5 (10.20%) Data Migration
6 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.12%) Change Management
8 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.12%) Validation
9 2 (4.08%) ITIL
9 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Java
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) IIBA
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.04%) FATCA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Google
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Teradata