The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 165 147 128
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -19
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 692 749 783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.47% 1.59% 1.73%
As % of the Applications category 13.54% 13.39% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 466 436
Average daily rate £350 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £158 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 48
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.35 £17.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.27% +18.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.65 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.50 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
MS PowerPoint
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5111 5594 6043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.83% 11.88% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3034 3176 3253
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 565 587
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.38 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.20 £35.00
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in England

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the England region.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in England

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in England

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the England region.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in England

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Histogram in England

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 361 £375 - 63
South East -33 126 £338 +4.00% 34
West Midlands -6 44 £294 -8.20% 9
North West -18 44 £325 +14.03% 8
Yorkshire -25 39 £325 -16.66% 14
East Midlands -12 27 £325 +91.17% 9
East of England -13 25 £425 +54.54% 6
South West -6 24 £354 +8.84% 9
North East -17 9 £244 -52.12% 5
Midlands -5 1 £350 -12.50%
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1071 (68.22%) MS Excel
2 617 (39.30%) Microsoft
3 563 (35.86%) MS Office
4 548 (34.90%) Finance
5 451 (28.73%) Project Management
6 408 (25.99%) MS Visio
7 291 (18.54%) MS Project
8 239 (15.22%) Banking
9 223 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
10 219 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
11 214 (13.63%) PRINCE2
12 207 (13.18%) SharePoint
13 187 (11.91%) Degree
14 184 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
15 164 (10.45%) SQL
16 151 (9.62%) Change Management
17 149 (9.49%) ITIL
18 126 (8.03%) Management Information System
19 121 (7.71%) Windows
20 120 (7.64%) Data Analysis
21 100 (6.37%) Security Cleared
22 99 (6.31%) Oracle
23 98 (6.24%) Business Analysis
24 93 (5.92%) Programme Management
25 89 (5.67%) Marketing
26 83 (5.29%) Telecoms
27 82 (5.22%) CRM
27 82 (5.22%) Waterfall
28 81 (5.16%) Validation
29 80 (5.10%) SAP

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 207 (13.18%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.97%) Confluence
3 30 (1.91%) IIS
4 23 (1.46%) SAS
5 15 (0.96%) CMS
6 14 (0.89%) Skype for Business
7 11 (0.70%) MS Exchange
7 11 (0.70%) WordPress
8 10 (0.64%) Drupal
8 10 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
9 9 (0.57%) MS Project Server
10 7 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.25%) eRoom
12 4 (0.25%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1071 (68.22%) MS Excel
2 563 (35.86%) MS Office
3 408 (25.99%) MS Visio
4 291 (18.54%) MS Project
5 44 (2.80%) Spreadsheet
6 41 (2.61%) Photoshop
7 28 (1.78%) Acrobat
8 25 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
9 14 (0.89%) Adobe Captivate
10 10 (0.64%) SPSS
11 7 (0.45%) InDesign
12 5 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.32%) Simulink
12 5 (0.32%) Stateflow
12 5 (0.32%) TargetLink
13 3 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.19%) Maya
14 2 (0.13%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.13%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 19 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.57%) Maximo
4 9 (0.57%) Primavera
5 6 (0.38%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.38%) SAP SRM
6 5 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (0.32%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.25%) HFM
7 4 (0.25%) Relativity
7 4 (0.25%) RMDS
7 4 (0.25%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.19%) assyst
8 3 (0.19%) Magento
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.19%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.19%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.19%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (0.96%) Office 365
3 12 (0.76%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
4 6 (0.38%) Yammer
5 5 (0.32%) MailChimp
6 4 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (0.19%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.19%) SaaS
8 1 (0.064%) Force.com
8 1 (0.064%) GitHub
8 1 (0.064%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.064%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.064%) Heroku
8 1 (0.064%) IaaS
8 1 (0.064%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.064%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.064%) PaaS
8 1 (0.064%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.97%) Intranet
2 30 (1.91%) Internet
3 27 (1.72%) WebEx
4 22 (1.40%) Firewall
5 19 (1.21%) VPN
6 18 (1.15%) 3G
7 16 (1.02%) LAN
7 16 (1.02%) Network Security
7 16 (1.02%) Radio Access Network
8 15 (0.96%) WAN
9 14 (0.89%) TCP/IP
10 12 (0.76%) 2G
10 12 (0.76%) 4G
11 11 (0.70%) LTE
12 10 (0.64%) SAN
13 9 (0.57%) VoIP
14 8 (0.51%) MPLS
14 8 (0.51%) SSL
14 8 (0.51%) Wireless
15 6 (0.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 54 (3.44%) MS Access
3 48 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
5 25 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 21 (1.34%) Data Mining
7 18 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
8 16 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (0.76%) Oracle Discoverer
9 12 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (0.70%) QlikView
10 11 (0.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 11 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (0.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 10 (0.64%) SQL Navigator
12 8 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (0.45%) Big Data
13 7 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 59 (3.76%) JIRA
2 30 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (1.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 21 (1.34%) Microsoft Blend
5 13 (0.83%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
7 10 (0.64%) JDeveloper
7 10 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
7 10 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (0.64%) Toad
8 7 (0.45%) Subversion
9 5 (0.32%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.25%) Axure RP
10 4 (0.25%) JIRA Agile
10 4 (0.25%) MSI
11 3 (0.19%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.19%) Rational Rhapsody
11 3 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 2 (0.13%) Selenium
12 2 (0.13%) WATIR
General
1 548 (34.90%) Finance
2 239 (15.22%) Banking
3 89 (5.67%) Marketing
4 83 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 76 (4.84%) Legal
6 49 (3.12%) Investment Banking
7 42 (2.68%) Retail
8 40 (2.55%) Law
8 40 (2.55%) Manufacturing
9 32 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 28 (1.78%) Front Office
11 27 (1.72%) Financial Institution
12 24 (1.53%) Advertising
13 20 (1.27%) Publishing
14 16 (1.02%) Retail Banking
15 15 (0.96%) Back Office
15 15 (0.96%) Electronics
16 14 (0.89%) Aerospace
16 14 (0.89%) Automotive
17 13 (0.83%) Billing
Job Titles
1 559 (35.61%) Analyst
2 190 (12.10%) Business Analyst
3 174 (11.08%) Project Manager
4 92 (5.86%) Developer
5 77 (4.90%) PMO Analyst
6 71 (4.52%) Coordinator
7 57 (3.63%) Data Analyst
8 54 (3.44%) Consultant
9 50 (3.18%) Administrator
10 48 (3.06%) Project Coordinator
10 48 (3.06%) Service Analyst
11 40 (2.55%) Project Analyst
12 35 (2.23%) Financial Analyst
12 35 (2.23%) IT Analyst
13 33 (2.10%) Senior Analyst
13 33 (2.10%) Support Analyst
14 32 (2.04%) Banking Analyst
14 32 (2.04%) Trainer
15 28 (1.78%) IT Manager
15 28 (1.78%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (3.63%) HTML
2 35 (2.23%) XML
3 33 (2.10%) Web Services
4 28 (1.78%) CSS
5 23 (1.46%) Silverlight
5 23 (1.46%) WPF
6 22 (1.40%) .NET
7 11 (0.70%) ASP.NET
8 9 (0.57%) HTML5
9 7 (0.45%) Flash
10 6 (0.38%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.38%) COM
10 6 (0.38%) CSS3
10 6 (0.38%) XHTML
11 5 (0.32%) Middleware
12 4 (0.25%) Ajax
12 4 (0.25%) AngularJS
13 3 (0.19%) Entity Framework
13 3 (0.19%) JMS
13 3 (0.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 223 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 126 (8.03%) Management Information System
3 52 (3.31%) User Experience
4 31 (1.97%) NHS
5 28 (1.78%) e-Learning
5 28 (1.78%) Social Media
6 27 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 25 (1.59%) Life Science
8 23 (1.46%) Data Centre
8 23 (1.46%) RIA
9 21 (1.34%) Visualisation
10 20 (1.27%) PMI
11 19 (1.21%) Blackberry
12 18 (1.15%) FMCG
13 17 (1.08%) Statistics
14 15 (0.96%) Credit Risk
15 13 (0.83%) Derivative
15 13 (0.83%) iPad
15 13 (0.83%) Video Editing
16 11 (0.70%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 121 (7.71%) Windows
2 63 (4.01%) Windows 7
3 45 (2.87%) Unix
4 34 (2.17%) Linux
5 30 (1.91%) Windows XP
6 22 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 20 (1.27%) Android
8 16 (1.02%) Windows 8
9 13 (0.83%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.25%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.13%) AIX
14 2 (0.13%) CentOS
14 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.13%) VMS
15 1 (0.064%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (28.73%) Project Management
2 219 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
3 214 (13.63%) PRINCE2
4 184 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 151 (9.62%) Change Management
6 149 (9.49%) ITIL
7 120 (7.64%) Data Analysis
8 98 (6.24%) Business Analysis
9 93 (5.92%) Programme Management
10 82 (5.22%) CRM
10 82 (5.22%) Waterfall
11 81 (5.16%) Validation
12 79 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
13 74 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
14 73 (4.65%) Migration
15 72 (4.59%) UML
16 69 (4.39%) Risk Management
17 62 (3.95%) Analytics
17 62 (3.95%) Service Delivery
18 59 (3.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 164 (10.45%) SQL
2 39 (2.48%) JavaScript
3 34 (2.17%) VBA
4 33 (2.10%) VB
5 21 (1.34%) C
6 19 (1.21%) Java
7 18 (1.15%) C#
8 17 (1.08%) PL/SQL
9 15 (0.96%) PHP
9 15 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 10 (0.64%) C-shell
10 10 (0.64%) Korn
11 7 (0.45%) MATLAB
11 7 (0.45%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.32%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.25%) MapBasic
13 4 (0.25%) Python
13 4 (0.25%) R
13 4 (0.25%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 187 (11.91%) Degree
2 100 (6.37%) Security Cleared
3 69 (4.39%) PMI Certification
4 60 (3.82%) SC Cleared
5 52 (3.31%) PMP
6 29 (1.85%) ISEB
7 25 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 19 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (0.83%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
11 11 (0.70%) CISSP
12 9 (0.57%) Chartered Engineer
13 8 (0.51%) CIMA
13 8 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
14 7 (0.45%) HNC
15 6 (0.38%) HND
15 6 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.46%) QA
2 51 (3.25%) SLA
3 48 (3.06%) Data Quality
4 46 (2.93%) ISO 9001
5 38 (2.42%) TickIT
6 19 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
7 13 (0.83%) P3O
7 13 (0.83%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.64%) MiFID
9 9 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.45%) Def Stans
11 6 (0.38%) COBIT
12 5 (0.32%) EMIR
12 5 (0.32%) MISRA
12 5 (0.32%) PMBOK
13 4 (0.25%) Basel III
13 4 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
13 4 (0.25%) ISO26262
14 3 (0.19%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 68 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.45%) vSphere
4 5 (0.32%) vCloud
4 5 (0.32%) XenServer
5 3 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.13%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.13%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.064%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (0.064%) RACF
7 1 (0.064%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.064%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.064%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.51%) SCCM
3 7 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (0.45%) NSN NetAct
4 6 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.25%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.25%) Open DACS
5 4 (0.25%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 3 (0.19%) AppManager
7 2 (0.13%) Ansible
7 2 (0.13%) SCOM
7 2 (0.13%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.13%) ThinApp
7 2 (0.13%) yum
8 1 (0.064%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.064%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.064%) WMI
8 1 (0.064%) WSUS
8 1 (0.064%) zSecure
Vendors
1 617 (39.30%) Microsoft
2 99 (6.31%) Oracle
3 80 (5.10%) SAP
4 53 (3.38%) Adobe
5 29 (1.85%) VMware
6 28 (1.78%) iManage
7 26 (1.66%) Cisco
7 26 (1.66%) HP
8 25 (1.59%) Citrix
9 24 (1.53%) Remedy
10 22 (1.40%) IBM
11 18 (1.15%) Google
12 16 (1.02%) CheckPoint
12 16 (1.02%) Dell
13 15 (0.96%) EMC
13 15 (0.96%) Ericsson
14 13 (0.83%) Huawei
15 12 (0.76%) Nokia
16 11 (0.70%) Ariba
16 11 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
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