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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 145 111 145
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +34
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 715 780 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.55% 1.75% 1.46%
As % of the Applications category 12.82% 13.08% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 424 342
Average daily rate
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£338 £363 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £165 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £317
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 46 74
Average hourly rate £20.35 £17.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.67% +7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
5576 5963 5272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.06% 13.40% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3226 3236 2732
Average daily rate £335 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £135 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 555 578 664
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.66 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.18% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.82%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -43 303 £363 -3.33% 73
South East +1 190 £325 -5.79% 34
East of England +23 44 £325 -16.66% 14
North West +3 44 £275 -12.69% 19
South West -13 36 £325 +3.17% 12
West Midlands -11 35 £320 -8.57% 11
Yorkshire -24 29 £380 +8.57% 12
East Midlands +2 24 £300 +150.00% 8
North East -11 7 £500 -9.09% 3
Midlands - 4 £400 -
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1109 (66.65%) MS Excel
2 713 (42.85%) Microsoft
3 609 (36.60%) MS Office
4 584 (35.10%) Finance
5 419 (25.18%) MS Visio
6 414 (24.88%) Project Management
7 385 (23.14%) MS Project
8 296 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
9 256 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 236 (14.18%) Banking
11 219 (13.16%) PRINCE2
12 192 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 166 (9.98%) Degree
14 157 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
15 149 (8.95%) Windows
16 143 (8.59%) ITIL
17 141 (8.47%) SQL
18 131 (7.87%) Telecoms
19 122 (7.33%) Change Management
20 121 (7.27%) SAP
21 112 (6.73%) Spreadsheet
22 110 (6.61%) Retail
23 108 (6.49%) Data Analysis
24 100 (6.01%) Oracle
25 99 (5.95%) Business Analysis
26 98 (5.89%) Marketing
27 93 (5.59%) Investment Banking
28 91 (5.47%) SQL Server
29 89 (5.35%) Programme Management
30 88 (5.29%) Risk Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 256 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.50%) IBM Notes
3 19 (1.14%) MS Project Server
4 18 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 18 (1.08%) Apache
5 16 (0.96%) IIS
6 14 (0.84%) SAS
6 14 (0.84%) Tomcat
7 12 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (0.66%) CMS
8 11 (0.66%) Confluence
9 10 (0.60%) WebLogic
9 10 (0.60%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.54%) JBoss
10 9 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (0.54%) Lync
11 7 (0.42%) IBM HTTP Server
11 7 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 1109 (66.65%) MS Excel
2 609 (36.60%) MS Office
3 419 (25.18%) MS Visio
4 385 (23.14%) MS Project
5 112 (6.73%) Spreadsheet
6 27 (1.62%) Photoshop
7 18 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
8 12 (0.72%) SPSS
9 11 (0.66%) AutoCAD
9 11 (0.66%) Acrobat
10 10 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 8 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
12 6 (0.36%) CINEMA 4D
12 6 (0.36%) InDesign
13 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
14 3 (0.18%) Open Workbench
15 2 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
16 1 (0.060%) RoboHelp
16 1 (0.060%) Fireworks
16 1 (0.060%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 20 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.60%) SAP ERP
3 9 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.36%) Maximo
6 5 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.30%) CA Clarity
6 5 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.30%) SAP GRC
6 5 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
7 4 (0.24%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.24%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 2 (0.12%) SAP HR-PA
9 2 (0.12%) Siebel Analytics
9 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.060%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.36%) SaaS
2 3 (0.18%) Taleo
3 2 (0.12%) Office 365
4 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.060%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.92%) Intranet
2 30 (1.80%) Internet
3 26 (1.56%) HTTP
4 21 (1.26%) Firewall
5 19 (1.14%) LAN
6 17 (1.02%) WAN
7 15 (0.90%) VPN
8 11 (0.66%) SSL
8 11 (0.66%) Wireless
9 10 (0.60%) Network Security
9 10 (0.60%) DNS
9 10 (0.60%) SAN
10 9 (0.54%) DHCP
10 9 (0.54%) LTE
11 8 (0.48%) Radio Access Network
11 8 (0.48%) VoIP
12 7 (0.42%) 3G
12 7 (0.42%) Broadband
13 6 (0.36%) ADSL
13 6 (0.36%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (5.47%) SQL Server
2 51 (3.06%) MS Access
3 26 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 12 (0.72%) Data Mining
8 11 (0.66%) QlikView
8 11 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (0.60%) SAP BW
10 9 (0.54%) Big Data
11 7 (0.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 7 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.36%) Base SAS
12 6 (0.36%) MySQL
12 6 (0.36%) SAP BI
13 5 (0.30%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 32 (1.92%) JIRA
2 24 (1.44%) Visual Studio
3 7 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.12%) FogBugz
5 2 (0.12%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.12%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.12%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.12%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.12%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.12%) Maven
5 2 (0.12%) Subversion
5 2 (0.12%) Selenium
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.12%) NUnit
5 2 (0.12%) Ant
6 1 (0.060%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.060%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.060%) ERwin
6 1 (0.060%) Rational Rose
General
1 584 (35.10%) Finance
2 236 (14.18%) Banking
3 131 (7.87%) Telecoms
4 110 (6.61%) Retail
5 98 (5.89%) Marketing
6 93 (5.59%) Investment Banking
7 70 (4.21%) Legal
8 50 (3.00%) Publishing
9 31 (1.86%) Retail Banking
10 23 (1.38%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.38%) Manufacturing
11 22 (1.32%) Automotive
11 22 (1.32%) Law
12 21 (1.26%) Front Office
13 20 (1.20%) Billing
13 20 (1.20%) Back Office
13 20 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 19 (1.14%) French Language
15 16 (0.96%) Advertising
16 14 (0.84%) German Language
Job Titles
1 608 (36.54%) Analyst
2 176 (10.58%) Business Analyst
3 175 (10.52%) Project Manager
4 92 (5.53%) Data Analyst
5 85 (5.11%) PMO Analyst
6 77 (4.63%) Coordinator
7 67 (4.03%) Administrator
8 60 (3.61%) Developer
9 58 (3.49%) Microsoft Specialist
10 46 (2.76%) Consultant
10 46 (2.76%) Project Coordinator
11 44 (2.64%) Service Analyst
12 40 (2.40%) Architect
12 40 (2.40%) Applications Specialist
13 37 (2.22%) MI Analyst
13 37 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
13 37 (2.22%) Support Analyst
14 31 (1.86%) Junior
15 30 (1.80%) Author
15 30 (1.80%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (3.00%) HTML
2 49 (2.94%) .NET
3 42 (2.52%) Web Services
4 34 (2.04%) XML
5 30 (1.80%) CSS
6 25 (1.50%) REST
7 22 (1.32%) JSON
8 21 (1.26%) .NET Framework
9 19 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
10 12 (0.72%) jQuery
10 12 (0.72%) HTML5
10 12 (0.72%) Middleware
11 9 (0.54%) Flash
11 9 (0.54%) JMS
12 7 (0.42%) J2EE
12 7 (0.42%) CSS3
13 6 (0.36%) ASP.NET
14 5 (0.30%) WSDL
14 5 (0.30%) SOAP
14 5 (0.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 296 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (4.57%) E-Learning
3 70 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 41 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 29 (1.74%) Statistics
6 25 (1.50%) PMI
7 22 (1.32%) NHS
8 21 (1.26%) User Experience
9 19 (1.14%) Blackberry
10 18 (1.08%) Derivative
11 17 (1.02%) Mathematics
12 16 (0.96%) Visualisation
13 14 (0.84%) Credit Risk
14 13 (0.78%) Graphic Design
14 13 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
15 11 (0.66%) FMCG
16 10 (0.60%) Social Media
16 10 (0.60%) GIS
17 9 (0.54%) Equities
17 9 (0.54%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 149 (8.95%) Windows
2 46 (2.76%) Windows 7
3 42 (2.52%) Windows XP
4 37 (2.22%) UNIX
5 25 (1.50%) Linux
6 17 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.72%) Windows 8
8 12 (0.72%) Apple iOS
8 12 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.66%) Android
10 10 (0.60%) Solaris
11 9 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.48%) AIX
13 5 (0.30%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.24%) Windows NT
15 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.18%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (24.88%) Project Management
2 219 (13.16%) PRINCE2
3 192 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 157 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (8.59%) ITIL
6 122 (7.33%) Change Management
7 108 (6.49%) Data Analysis
8 99 (5.95%) Business Analysis
9 89 (5.35%) Programme Management
10 88 (5.29%) Risk Management
11 82 (4.93%) Project Planning
12 81 (4.87%) Service Management
13 76 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
13 76 (4.57%) Service Delivery
14 67 (4.03%) Change Control
15 66 (3.97%) Time Management
16 60 (3.61%) Validation
16 60 (3.61%) ERP
17 53 (3.19%) Portfolio Management
18 52 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 141 (8.47%) SQL
2 60 (3.61%) VBA
3 52 (3.13%) Java
4 32 (1.92%) C#
5 24 (1.44%) JavaScript
6 14 (0.84%) VB
7 12 (0.72%) Shell Script
8 11 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 9 (0.54%) C
9 9 (0.54%) Jython
9 9 (0.54%) Bash Shell
10 8 (0.48%) C-shell
10 8 (0.48%) Korn
10 8 (0.48%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.24%) Scala
11 4 (0.24%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.24%) Perl
11 4 (0.24%) PHP
12 3 (0.18%) Python
13 2 (0.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 166 (9.98%) Degree
2 78 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 54 (3.25%) PMI Certification
4 38 (2.28%) SC Cleared
5 34 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 32 (1.92%) PMP
7 29 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 26 (1.56%) ISEB
9 19 (1.14%) MOS
10 17 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (0.78%) CIMA
13 11 (0.66%) ACCA
13 11 (0.66%) A+ Certification
14 10 (0.60%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.60%) MCP
15 9 (0.54%) APMP
16 7 (0.42%) CISSP
16 7 (0.42%) CISA
16 7 (0.42%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.91%) QA
2 36 (2.16%) SLA
3 12 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.48%) EMIR
4 8 (0.48%) P3O
4 8 (0.48%) COBIT
4 8 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.24%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.18%) Basel III
9 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.12%) BS25999
9 2 (0.12%) MiFID
9 2 (0.12%) GAMP
9 2 (0.12%) GMP
9 2 (0.12%) Basel II
10 1 (0.060%) FATCA
System Software
1 55 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.18%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.18%) vSphere
3 3 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.12%) XenServer
5 1 (0.060%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.060%) XenApp
5 1 (0.060%) SRDF
5 1 (0.060%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.24%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (0.24%) Puppet
2 4 (0.24%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.18%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.12%) SCCM
4 2 (0.12%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.060%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.060%) Nagios
5 1 (0.060%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (0.060%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (0.060%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.060%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.060%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 713 (42.85%) Microsoft
2 121 (7.27%) SAP
3 100 (6.01%) Oracle
4 41 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
5 39 (2.34%) Citrix
6 36 (2.16%) HP
7 35 (2.10%) Business Objects
8 34 (2.04%) Adobe
9 32 (1.92%) VMware
10 30 (1.80%) Lotus
11 28 (1.68%) Remedy
12 27 (1.62%) Cisco
13 22 (1.32%) IBM
14 15 (0.90%) Tableau
14 15 (0.90%) ServiceNow
15 14 (0.84%) BMC
16 12 (0.72%) CheckPoint
17 11 (0.66%) Primavera
17 11 (0.66%) Dell
17 11 (0.66%) Planview
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