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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 65 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 28 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.67% 1.36% 1.63%
As % of the Applications category 17.72% 12.03% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £405 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% +29.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £160 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £440 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.00% -14.28%
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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
158 133 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.40% 11.31% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 80 47
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £115 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £440 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 38 (73.08%) Finance
3 23 (44.23%) MS Office
3 23 (44.23%) Banking
4 22 (42.31%) MS Project
5 20 (38.46%) MS Visio
6 15 (28.85%) Project Management
7 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
8 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
9 7 (13.46%) Retail
9 7 (13.46%) Target Operating Model
10 6 (11.54%) QA
11 5 (9.62%) Change Control
11 5 (9.62%) Data Management
11 5 (9.62%) Migration
11 5 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (9.62%) Change Management
12 4 (7.69%) Degree
12 4 (7.69%) Planview
12 4 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (7.69%) Retail Banking
12 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
12 4 (7.69%) User Experience
12 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
13 3 (5.77%) Investment Management
13 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (5.77%) Data Quality

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 23 (44.23%) MS Office
3 22 (42.31%) MS Project
4 20 (38.46%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Toad
1 1 (1.92%) ERwin
General
1 38 (73.08%) Finance
2 23 (44.23%) Banking
3 7 (13.46%) Retail
4 4 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Banking Business Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) PMO Lead
5 4 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) PMO Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Payments Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) SAS Data Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Project Planner
8 1 (1.92%) Data Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Delivery Project Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Service Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) PMI
4 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Project Management
2 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
3 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
4 7 (13.46%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (9.62%) Change Control
5 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 5 (9.62%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) Data Management
6 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 4 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.77%) Investment Management
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.85%) Balanced Scorecard
8 2 (3.85%) CRM
8 2 (3.85%) Time Management
8 2 (3.85%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) APMP
2 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Xen
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Planview
3 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
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Rate: £250.00 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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