The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 73 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -14
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 14 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.11% 1.07% 1.77%
As % of the Applications category 10.94% 12.79% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 13
Average daily rate
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£388 £396 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £262 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £454 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £12.89
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -19.23%
Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
128 86 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.13% 8.39% 10.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 38 57
Average daily rate £325 £279 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.48% -14.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £115 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £396 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £13.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -3.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £5.00 £9.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £22.50 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS PowerPoint
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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 1 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 1 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 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) MS Visio
5 7 (30.43%) MS Office
6 6 (26.09%) MS Project
6 6 (26.09%) Banking
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
8 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 3 (13.04%) Dependency Management
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.04%) Retail
9 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
10 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
10 2 (8.70%) SAS
10 2 (8.70%) Change Management
10 2 (8.70%) Advertising
10 2 (8.70%) Data Management
10 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
10 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
10 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
10 2 (8.70%) Change Control
10 2 (8.70%) IT Governance
10 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
11 1 (4.35%) Lync
11 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (4.35%) Data Governance

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) SAS
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (34.78%) MS Visio
3 7 (30.43%) MS Office
4 6 (26.09%) MS Project
5 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.35%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Advertising
5 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Publishing
5 1 (4.35%) Back Office
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.70%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.35%) Management Accountant
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Trainer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Accountant
5 1 (4.35%) Communications Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Trainer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Blog
1 1 (4.35%) Social Media
1 1 (4.35%) Derivative
1 1 (4.35%) Streaming Video
1 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
1 1 (4.35%) Equities
1 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
2 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
3 3 (13.04%) Dependency Management
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
4 2 (8.70%) Change Control
4 2 (8.70%) IT Governance
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.35%) Document Management
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) IIBA
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) EMIR
1 1 (4.35%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Facebook
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Cognos
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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