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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 168 119 130
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +11
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 765 931 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.49% 1.84% 1.68%
As % of the Applications category 13.98% 14.86% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 540 490
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £182 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 48 49
Average hourly rate £18.75 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £32.50 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £14.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+24.56% -41.83%
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
5471 6264 6478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.68% 12.38% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3371 3423 3444
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 609 642
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -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 29 April 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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -13 403 £400 -1.71% 54
South East -82 104 £350 - 24
North West -49 63 £400 +14.28% 10
West Midlands -11 49 £300 -4.76% 7
Yorkshire -13 39 £380 +26.58% 9
South West +8 36 £300 -14.28% 8
East of England +6 35 £363 +61.11% 6
East Midlands -1 29 £363 +347.53% 2
North East -30 5 £415 +130.55% 1
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 959 (66.46%) MS Excel
2 546 (37.84%) Microsoft
3 533 (36.94%) Finance
4 493 (34.16%) MS Office
5 429 (29.73%) Project Management
6 340 (23.56%) MS Visio
7 290 (20.10%) MS Project
8 213 (14.76%) SharePoint
9 207 (14.35%) Banking
10 204 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
11 198 (13.72%) PRINCE2
12 182 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 176 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
14 166 (11.50%) Degree
15 149 (10.33%) SQL
16 133 (9.22%) Change Management
17 112 (7.76%) Management Information System
18 108 (7.48%) Windows
19 101 (7.00%) Data Analysis
20 97 (6.72%) ITIL
21 93 (6.44%) Business Analysis
22 90 (6.24%) Programme Management
23 88 (6.10%) Migration
23 88 (6.10%) Telecoms
24 87 (6.03%) Marketing
25 86 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
26 85 (5.89%) CRM
27 84 (5.82%) Oracle
27 84 (5.82%) Security Cleared
28 80 (5.54%) Business Intelligence

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 213 (14.76%) SharePoint
2 27 (1.87%) Confluence
3 25 (1.73%) SAS
4 17 (1.18%) MS Project Server
5 14 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (0.83%) MS Exchange
7 11 (0.76%) CMS
7 11 (0.76%) Oracle UPK
8 9 (0.62%) Oracle Spatial
9 8 (0.55%) IIS
10 6 (0.42%) Apache
10 6 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.42%) WordPress
11 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.35%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.28%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.28%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 959 (66.46%) MS Excel
2 493 (34.16%) MS Office
3 340 (23.56%) MS Visio
4 290 (20.10%) MS Project
5 44 (3.05%) Photoshop
6 31 (2.15%) Acrobat
7 29 (2.01%) Spreadsheet
8 24 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
9 17 (1.18%) Adobe Captivate
10 12 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.49%) InDesign
11 7 (0.49%) SPSS
12 4 (0.28%) FrameMaker
13 3 (0.21%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.14%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.14%) GIMP
14 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
14 2 (0.14%) Open Workbench
15 1 (0.069%) Adobe After Effects
15 1 (0.069%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 29 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.83%) Maximo
2 12 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.76%) SAP SRM
4 10 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.62%) Primavera
6 6 (0.42%) HFM
6 6 (0.42%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 5 (0.35%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.28%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.28%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.21%) assyst
9 3 (0.21%) CA PPM
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.14%) Magento
10 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.94%) Office 365
2 22 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.90%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.69%) Yammer
5 7 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.21%) AdWords
7 3 (0.21%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.14%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.14%) SaaS
9 1 (0.069%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.069%) GitHub
9 1 (0.069%) IBM PureFlex
9 1 (0.069%) Taleo
9 1 (0.069%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.84%) Internet
2 33 (2.29%) Firewall
3 27 (1.87%) Intranet
4 22 (1.52%) WAN
4 22 (1.52%) WebEx
5 19 (1.32%) LAN
6 15 (1.04%) SAN
7 13 (0.90%) LTE
8 12 (0.83%) 3G
9 11 (0.76%) Radio Access Network
10 10 (0.69%) 4G
10 10 (0.69%) Network Security
11 9 (0.62%) VoIP
12 8 (0.55%) TCP/IP
13 7 (0.49%) 2G
13 7 (0.49%) Broadband
13 7 (0.49%) HTTP
13 7 (0.49%) NAS
13 7 (0.49%) VPN
14 6 (0.42%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 64 (4.44%) MS Access
3 47 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 22 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (0.97%) Data Mining
7 14 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (0.69%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (0.62%) MySQL
12 8 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 7 (0.49%) GIS
14 6 (0.42%) Big Data
14 6 (0.42%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 42 (2.91%) JIRA
2 12 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (0.83%) Visual Studio
3 10 (0.69%) Subversion
4 9 (0.62%) Rational DOORS
5 8 (0.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 7 (0.49%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.35%) IntelliJ
8 5 (0.35%) JUnit
9 4 (0.28%) JDeveloper
9 4 (0.28%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.28%) Maven
9 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Blend
9 4 (0.28%) MSI
9 4 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.28%) Toad
10 3 (0.21%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.21%) Selenium
General
1 533 (36.94%) Finance
2 207 (14.35%) Banking
3 88 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 87 (6.03%) Marketing
5 60 (4.16%) Legal
6 48 (3.33%) Retail
7 42 (2.91%) Investment Banking
8 31 (2.15%) Law
8 31 (2.15%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.94%) Advertising
10 26 (1.80%) Financial Institution
11 25 (1.73%) Publishing
12 21 (1.46%) Front Office
13 18 (1.25%) Retail Banking
14 16 (1.11%) German Language
15 15 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (1.04%) Spanish Language
16 14 (0.97%) Back Office
17 13 (0.90%) Billing
18 10 (0.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 461 (31.95%) Analyst
2 170 (11.78%) Project Manager
3 145 (10.05%) Business Analyst
4 78 (5.41%) PMO Analyst
5 74 (5.13%) Developer
6 65 (4.50%) Coordinator
7 63 (4.37%) Consultant
8 52 (3.60%) Administrator
9 43 (2.98%) Data Analyst
9 43 (2.98%) Service Analyst
10 39 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
10 39 (2.70%) Trainer
11 38 (2.63%) Project Analyst
12 36 (2.49%) IT Manager
13 34 (2.36%) Banking Analyst
13 34 (2.36%) Financial Analyst
14 33 (2.29%) Designer
15 31 (2.15%) Senior Analyst
16 30 (2.08%) IT Analyst
17 28 (1.94%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (3.95%) HTML
2 55 (3.81%) XML
3 35 (2.43%) CSS
4 34 (2.36%) Web Services
5 28 (1.94%) .NET
6 12 (0.83%) jQuery
7 10 (0.69%) WPF
8 9 (0.62%) Middleware
9 8 (0.55%) ASP.NET
9 8 (0.55%) OOXML
10 7 (0.49%) .NET Framework
11 6 (0.42%) WinForms
11 6 (0.42%) XSLT
12 5 (0.35%) CSS3
12 5 (0.35%) HTML5
12 5 (0.35%) SAML
12 5 (0.35%) WCF
12 5 (0.35%) XSD
13 4 (0.28%) AngularJS
13 4 (0.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 204 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (7.76%) Management Information System
3 37 (2.56%) User Experience
4 34 (2.36%) e-Learning
5 26 (1.80%) Statistics
6 24 (1.66%) NHS
6 24 (1.66%) Social Media
7 23 (1.59%) Data Centre
8 20 (1.39%) Visualisation
9 16 (1.11%) Cryptography
9 16 (1.11%) PMI
10 14 (0.97%) Computer Science
10 14 (0.97%) FMCG
10 14 (0.97%) Wiki
11 13 (0.90%) Blackberry
11 13 (0.90%) Credit Risk
11 13 (0.90%) Equities
12 12 (0.83%) Derivative
12 12 (0.83%) Graphic Design
13 11 (0.76%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 108 (7.48%) Windows
2 54 (3.74%) Windows 7
3 44 (3.05%) Unix
4 35 (2.43%) Linux
5 28 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.46%) Windows XP
7 17 (1.18%) Windows 10
8 16 (1.11%) Windows 8
8 16 (1.11%) Windows Server
9 15 (1.04%) Android
10 8 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.28%) VMS
14 3 (0.21%) CentOS
14 3 (0.21%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.069%) AIX
15 1 (0.069%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (29.73%) Project Management
2 198 (13.72%) PRINCE2
3 182 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 176 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
5 133 (9.22%) Change Management
6 101 (7.00%) Data Analysis
7 97 (6.72%) ITIL
8 93 (6.44%) Business Analysis
9 90 (6.24%) Programme Management
10 88 (6.10%) Migration
11 86 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 85 (5.89%) CRM
13 80 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
14 65 (4.50%) Analytics
15 63 (4.37%) Risk Management
16 61 (4.23%) Asset Management
17 58 (4.02%) Service Management
18 56 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
19 54 (3.74%) Time Management
19 54 (3.74%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 149 (10.33%) SQL
2 40 (2.77%) VBA
3 35 (2.43%) JavaScript
4 27 (1.87%) Java
4 27 (1.87%) T-SQL
5 23 (1.59%) C#
6 19 (1.32%) VB
7 15 (1.04%) PL/SQL
8 14 (0.97%) C
9 13 (0.90%) PHP
10 12 (0.83%) PowerShell
11 9 (0.62%) Python
12 8 (0.55%) Bash Shell
13 7 (0.49%) Perl
13 7 (0.49%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.42%) C++
14 6 (0.42%) R
15 5 (0.35%) Ruby
16 4 (0.28%) C-shell
16 4 (0.28%) Korn
Qualifications
1 166 (11.50%) Degree
2 84 (5.82%) Security Cleared
3 62 (4.30%) PMI Certification
4 48 (3.33%) PMP
5 39 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 27 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 24 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 21 (1.46%) ISEB
9 20 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
11 11 (0.76%) DV Cleared
12 10 (0.69%) CISSP
13 9 (0.62%) CAPM
14 8 (0.55%) CIMA
14 8 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
14 8 (0.55%) IIBA
14 8 (0.55%) ISTQB
15 7 (0.49%) ACCA
16 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
17 5 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.92%) QA
2 49 (3.40%) Data Quality
3 38 (2.63%) SLA
4 16 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 10 (0.69%) P3O
6 8 (0.55%) MiFID
6 8 (0.55%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.28%) COBIT
8 3 (0.21%) Def Stans
8 3 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.21%) EMIR
8 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.21%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.14%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.14%) FATCA
9 2 (0.14%) FINREP
9 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.14%) TickIT
10 1 (0.069%) Basel II
System Software
1 71 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.28%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.21%) vSphere
5 2 (0.14%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.14%) XenApp
6 1 (0.069%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.069%) SRDF
6 1 (0.069%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.069%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (1.73%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (1.52%) SCCM
3 7 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.42%) Amdocs OSS
5 4 (0.28%) Ansible
5 4 (0.28%) yum
6 3 (0.21%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.21%) NSN NetAct
6 3 (0.21%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.14%) AppManager
7 2 (0.14%) SCOM
7 2 (0.14%) ThinApp
7 2 (0.14%) WMI
8 1 (0.069%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.069%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.069%) Control-M
8 1 (0.069%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.069%) Netcool
8 1 (0.069%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.069%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 546 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 84 (5.82%) Oracle
3 64 (4.44%) SAP
4 61 (4.23%) Adobe
5 31 (2.15%) iManage
6 29 (2.01%) HP
7 28 (1.94%) Remedy
8 22 (1.52%) Citrix
9 20 (1.39%) Google
9 20 (1.39%) Tableau
9 20 (1.39%) VMware
10 17 (1.18%) Ariba
11 16 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (1.04%) Cisco
13 14 (0.97%) Planview
14 11 (0.76%) BMC
14 11 (0.76%) IBM
15 10 (0.69%) CheckPoint
16 9 (0.62%) Ericsson
16 9 (0.62%) Red Hat
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £340 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Salt
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 23 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Connectus
Rate: £20.5 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Levy Associates Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Circa £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £342.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Rate: Competitive Salary, Life Assurance & Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Talent International
Rate: £75 - £80 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Volt
Rate: £18.00 - £21.22 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Bluefire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £10 - 20 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Merseyside
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
G2 Recruitment
Rate: £NEG(DOE)
Posted: 23 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago