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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 52 73 51
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 34 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.24% 0.55% 0.93%
As % of the Applications category 20.12% 6.09% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.46% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £263 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £435 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £22.50 £14.68
% change year-on-year
-25.55% +53.26%
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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
169 115 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.13% 8.96% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 70 35
Average daily rate £325 £335 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £14.63 £11.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.03% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £10.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £25.00 £13.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 27 (47.37%) MS Office
3 26 (45.61%) MS Excel
4 19 (33.33%) MS Project
5 18 (31.58%) Project Management
6 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
6 17 (29.82%) Banking
7 12 (21.05%) Change Management
8 10 (17.54%) Retail
8 10 (17.54%) QA
9 9 (15.79%) MS Visio
9 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
10 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
10 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (10.53%) Resource Management
11 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (8.77%) Data Management
12 5 (8.77%) Business Development
13 4 (7.02%) Investment Management
13 4 (7.02%) Project Governance
13 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
13 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
13 4 (7.02%) Retail Banking
13 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
13 4 (7.02%) Balanced Scorecard
13 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
13 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
14 3 (5.26%) C
14 3 (5.26%) SQL

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
2 3 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (47.37%) MS Office
2 26 (45.61%) MS Excel
3 19 (33.33%) MS Project
4 9 (15.79%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.51%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (3.51%) 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
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Axure RP
General
1 38 (66.67%) Finance
2 17 (29.82%) Banking
3 10 (17.54%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.51%) Front Office
7 1 (1.75%) Advertising
7 1 (1.75%) Marketing
7 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Business Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) PMO Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) PMO Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Coordinator
6 4 (7.02%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (5.26%) SAS Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Solutions Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) SAS Data Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Designer
8 2 (3.51%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Programme Planner
8 2 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (1.75%) Project Analyst
9 1 (1.75%) Project Officer
9 1 (1.75%) Architect
9 1 (1.75%) Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) E-Learning
2 2 (3.51%) SCORM
2 2 (3.51%) Learning Management System
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Project Management
2 12 (21.05%) Change Management
3 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
5 6 (10.53%) Resource Management
5 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.77%) Data Management
6 5 (8.77%) Business Development
7 4 (7.02%) Project Governance
7 4 (7.02%) Investment Management
7 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
7 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.02%) Balanced Scorecard
8 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.26%) Time Management
8 3 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.26%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) C
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) IIBA
2 1 (1.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) P3O
3 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Xen
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.51%) Progress
3 2 (3.51%) Adobe
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) CA
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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