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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 140 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 839 828 821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.62% 1.68% 1.76%
As % of the Applications category 13.64% 12.62% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 489 512
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £185 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 56 43
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £15.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +14.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £11.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £72.50 £23.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £14.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+13.55% -6.34%
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
6149 6560 6075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.91% 13.29% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3635 3648 3328
Average daily rate £350 £330 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 604 692 613
Average hourly rate £15.98 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.26% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
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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 +3 423 £400 +6.66% 89
South East -25 175 £350 +7.69% 48
South West +8 54 £356 +16.32% 16
East of England -7 43 £323 -22.75% 7
West Midlands +14 38 £375 +25.00% 14
Yorkshire -25 32 £360 -0.68% 12
North West -33 32 £313 -9.42% 19
East Midlands -6 27 £150 -51.02% 5
North East -14 13 £300 +20.00% 5
Midlands -3 2 £550 +76.00%
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1211 (68.15%) MS Excel
2 725 (40.80%) Microsoft
3 642 (36.13%) Finance
4 622 (35.00%) MS Office
5 477 (26.84%) MS Visio
6 475 (26.73%) Project Management
7 417 (23.47%) MS Project
8 326 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
9 273 (15.36%) SharePoint
10 254 (14.29%) Banking
11 252 (14.18%) PRINCE2
12 240 (13.51%) Degree
13 199 (11.20%) SQL
14 181 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 178 (10.02%) ITIL
16 163 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
17 148 (8.33%) Change Management
18 139 (7.82%) Telecoms
18 139 (7.82%) Data Analysis
19 135 (7.60%) Windows
20 129 (7.26%) Business Analysis
21 114 (6.42%) Programme Management
22 109 (6.13%) Security Cleared
23 107 (6.02%) Management Information System
24 102 (5.74%) Time Management
25 101 (5.68%) Legal
26 98 (5.51%) Oracle
27 95 (5.35%) SAP
28 92 (5.18%) Project Planning
29 87 (4.90%) Service Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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
1 273 (15.36%) SharePoint
2 51 (2.87%) SAS
3 22 (1.24%) Confluence
4 16 (0.90%) MS Project Server
5 15 (0.84%) Lync
5 15 (0.84%) MS Exchange
6 14 (0.79%) IIS
7 13 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (0.62%) CMS
10 10 (0.56%) WebSphere
11 9 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.28%) WorkSite
13 4 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.23%) Drupal
13 4 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.23%) Oracle UPK
13 4 (0.23%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.23%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.23%) Apache
Applications
1 1211 (68.15%) MS Excel
2 622 (35.00%) MS Office
3 477 (26.84%) MS Visio
4 417 (23.47%) MS Project
5 46 (2.59%) Spreadsheet
6 18 (1.01%) Photoshop
7 15 (0.84%) Acrobat
7 15 (0.84%) Adobe Captivate
8 14 (0.79%) SPSS
9 8 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.34%) Open Workbench
11 4 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.17%) TargetLink
12 3 (0.17%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.17%) Simulink
12 3 (0.17%) Stateflow
12 3 (0.17%) Maya
13 2 (0.11%) InDesign
13 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.51%) SAP ERP
4 8 (0.45%) Primavera
5 7 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.34%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.28%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.23%) Maximo
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.17%) CA PPM
10 2 (0.11%) SAP CCM
10 2 (0.11%) assyst
10 2 (0.11%) Teamcenter
10 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.62%) SaaS
1 11 (0.62%) Office 365
2 10 (0.56%) IBM Blueworks
3 6 (0.34%) OneDrive
3 6 (0.34%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.23%) PaaS
4 4 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (0.23%) Google Drive
5 3 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.056%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.056%) Yammer
6 1 (0.056%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.36%) VPN
2 37 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 36 (2.03%) Internet
3 36 (2.03%) LAN
4 35 (1.97%) WAN
5 32 (1.80%) Firewall
6 26 (1.46%) SAN
7 25 (1.41%) Intranet
8 24 (1.35%) VLAN
8 24 (1.35%) Radio Access Network
9 18 (1.01%) MPLS
10 16 (0.90%) SSL
10 16 (0.90%) 3G
10 16 (0.90%) DHCP
10 16 (0.90%) 4G
11 15 (0.84%) DNS
12 14 (0.79%) VoIP
12 14 (0.79%) NetScaler
12 14 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (0.73%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 70 (3.94%) MS Access
3 51 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
4 43 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
5 37 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 32 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (1.07%) QlikView
9 18 (1.01%) Big Data
10 13 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (0.62%) Data Mining
12 10 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.45%) DB2
14 6 (0.34%) OLAP
14 6 (0.34%) PowerCenter
14 6 (0.34%) SAP BW
14 6 (0.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 5 (0.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 4 (0.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (2.36%) JIRA
2 24 (1.35%) Visual Studio
3 16 (0.90%) Toad
4 14 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.23%) Subversion
8 3 (0.17%) ERwin
8 3 (0.17%) ClearQuest
8 3 (0.17%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.17%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.11%) CaliberRM
9 2 (0.11%) ProC
9 2 (0.11%) Lombardi
9 2 (0.11%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.11%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.11%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.11%) RequisitePro
General
1 642 (36.13%) Finance
2 254 (14.29%) Banking
3 139 (7.82%) Telecoms
4 101 (5.68%) Legal
5 86 (4.84%) Investment Banking
6 83 (4.67%) Retail
7 81 (4.56%) Marketing
8 43 (2.42%) Manufacturing
9 37 (2.08%) Law
10 20 (1.13%) Advertising
10 20 (1.13%) Electronics
11 19 (1.07%) Billing
12 18 (1.01%) Publishing
13 16 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.73%) Front Office
15 13 (0.73%) Retail Banking
16 12 (0.68%) Back Office
16 12 (0.68%) Automotive
17 11 (0.62%) German Language
Job Titles
1 648 (36.47%) Analyst
2 235 (13.22%) Business Analyst
3 189 (10.64%) Project Manager
4 97 (5.46%) Data Analyst
5 83 (4.67%) Developer
6 75 (4.22%) Coordinator
6 75 (4.22%) PMO Analyst
7 70 (3.94%) Administrator
8 57 (3.21%) Architect
9 50 (2.81%) Consultant
9 50 (2.81%) Service Analyst
10 44 (2.48%) Project Coordinator
11 41 (2.31%) Support Analyst
12 38 (2.14%) Junior
12 38 (2.14%) Service Desk Analyst
13 35 (1.97%) PMO Manager
14 34 (1.91%) Author
14 34 (1.91%) Trainer
15 33 (1.86%) PMO Lead
16 30 (1.69%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (2.64%) .NET
2 46 (2.59%) HTML
3 25 (1.41%) CSS
4 23 (1.29%) ASP.NET
5 21 (1.18%) Web Services
6 18 (1.01%) XML
7 14 (0.79%) HTML5
8 6 (0.34%) Silverlight
8 6 (0.34%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.28%) JSON
9 5 (0.28%) Middleware
9 5 (0.28%) XMPP
9 5 (0.28%) COM
9 5 (0.28%) REST
10 4 (0.23%) LINQ
11 3 (0.17%) CSS3
11 3 (0.17%) Flash
12 2 (0.11%) 802.1X
12 2 (0.11%) WPF
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 326 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 56 (3.15%) Computer Science
4 42 (2.36%) Data Centre
5 31 (1.74%) Statistics
6 25 (1.41%) Blackberry
7 23 (1.29%) Life Science
7 23 (1.29%) User Experience
8 22 (1.24%) Visualisation
8 22 (1.24%) Social Media
9 21 (1.18%) PMI
10 17 (0.96%) Mobile App
11 16 (0.90%) Data Integration
12 15 (0.84%) E-Learning
12 15 (0.84%) Economics
12 15 (0.84%) PKI
13 14 (0.79%) Credit Risk
14 13 (0.73%) iPhone
14 13 (0.73%) Mathematics
14 13 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 135 (7.60%) Windows
2 54 (3.04%) Windows 7
3 50 (2.81%) UNIX
4 39 (2.19%) Windows XP
5 24 (1.35%) Linux
6 23 (1.29%) Android
7 15 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (0.62%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.62%) Windows 8
9 10 (0.56%) Solaris
10 8 (0.45%) zOS
10 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.39%) Windows 2000
12 6 (0.34%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.11%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 475 (26.73%) Project Management
2 252 (14.18%) PRINCE2
3 181 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 178 (10.02%) ITIL
5 163 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
6 148 (8.33%) Change Management
7 139 (7.82%) Data Analysis
8 129 (7.26%) Business Analysis
9 114 (6.42%) Programme Management
10 102 (5.74%) Time Management
11 92 (5.18%) Project Planning
12 87 (4.90%) Service Management
13 84 (4.73%) Risk Management
14 82 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
15 76 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
16 71 (4.00%) CRM
16 71 (4.00%) Change Control
17 67 (3.77%) Analytics
18 64 (3.60%) Migration
19 59 (3.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 199 (11.20%) SQL
2 66 (3.71%) VBA
3 48 (2.70%) VB
4 33 (1.86%) C#
5 27 (1.52%) Java
6 23 (1.29%) C
7 21 (1.18%) JavaScript
8 16 (0.90%) T-SQL
9 10 (0.56%) R
10 9 (0.51%) PowerShell
11 7 (0.39%) MATLAB
11 7 (0.39%) C++
12 5 (0.28%) VBScript
12 5 (0.28%) PHP
12 5 (0.28%) ABAP
12 5 (0.28%) REXX
12 5 (0.28%) JCL
13 4 (0.23%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.23%) Perl
14 3 (0.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 240 (13.51%) Degree
2 109 (6.13%) Security Cleared
3 73 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 73 (4.11%) PMI Certification
4 62 (3.49%) PMP
5 27 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
6 24 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 22 (1.24%) DV Cleared
7 22 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 22 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (0.96%) ACCA
9 15 (0.84%) CCNP
10 14 (0.79%) ISEB
10 14 (0.79%) CIMA
11 13 (0.73%) MCP
11 13 (0.73%) CISSP
12 12 (0.68%) MCSE
12 12 (0.68%) CCNA
12 12 (0.68%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (3.71%) QA
2 51 (2.87%) SLA
3 23 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.84%) Solvency II
5 14 (0.79%) P3O
6 12 (0.68%) ISO 9001
7 11 (0.62%) COBIT
8 8 (0.45%) Basel II
8 8 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.39%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.34%) TickIT
11 5 (0.28%) BS25999
11 5 (0.28%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.17%) EMIR
12 3 (0.17%) MiFID
12 3 (0.17%) FATCA
13 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
13 2 (0.11%) Basel III
14 1 (0.056%) GAAP
System Software
1 69 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.73%) vSphere
4 12 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.56%) XenServer
6 8 (0.45%) vCloud
7 5 (0.28%) Time Sharing Option
7 5 (0.28%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.28%) XenApp
8 4 (0.23%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.11%) HDFS
9 2 (0.11%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.056%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.056%) Xen
10 1 (0.056%) RACF
10 1 (0.056%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 19 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (0.56%) SCCM
4 7 (0.39%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (0.28%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (0.23%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.23%) Nagios
6 4 (0.23%) OMEGAMON
6 4 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.17%) NSN NetAct
7 3 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.17%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.11%) WMI
8 2 (0.11%) WSUS
8 2 (0.11%) Netcool
8 2 (0.11%) SCOM
8 2 (0.11%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 725 (40.80%) Microsoft
2 98 (5.51%) Oracle
3 95 (5.35%) SAP
4 49 (2.76%) Cisco
5 43 (2.42%) Remedy
6 41 (2.31%) IBM
7 38 (2.14%) Citrix
8 36 (2.03%) Adobe
8 36 (2.03%) VMware
9 34 (1.91%) HP
10 28 (1.58%) CheckPoint
11 24 (1.35%) Google
12 20 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (0.96%) Brocade
14 16 (0.90%) Informatica
15 15 (0.84%) Juniper
16 14 (0.79%) Huawei
16 14 (0.79%) Tableau
16 14 (0.79%) ServiceNow
17 13 (0.73%) NetApp
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