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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 112 122 141
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +19
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 933 843 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.84% 1.70% 1.56%
As % of the Applications category 14.73% 12.90% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 494 384
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £161 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 51 63
Average hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.61 £72.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £24.50 £14.68
% change year-on-year
-40.81% +66.89%
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
6336 6535 5796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.51% 13.17% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3511 3506 2979
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 607 649 670
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.97 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% -3.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.00 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.55 £40.15 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1 May 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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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 -11 405 £407 +8.53% 67
South East +17 211 £350 +7.69% 49
North West +58 116 £350 -19.77% 20
Yorkshire +12 50 £300 -10.44% 17
West Midlands -13 45 £315 +31.25% 7
East of England +13 41 £225 -43.03% 16
East Midlands -9 33 £81 -20.58% 6
South West -12 31 £350 +11.11% 14
North East -7 5 £180 -8.86% 2
Midlands - 3 £175 -
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1126 (68.04%) MS Excel
2 709 (42.84%) Microsoft
3 632 (38.19%) Finance
4 615 (37.16%) MS Office
5 442 (26.71%) MS Visio
6 429 (25.92%) Project Management
7 406 (24.53%) MS Project
8 288 (17.40%) Analytical Skills
9 240 (14.50%) SharePoint
10 234 (14.14%) Banking
11 228 (13.78%) Degree
12 224 (13.53%) PRINCE2
13 192 (11.60%) Stakeholder Management
14 159 (9.61%) Telecoms
15 155 (9.37%) Agile Software Development
16 149 (9.00%) ITIL
17 147 (8.88%) SQL
18 126 (7.61%) Windows
19 119 (7.19%) Business Analysis
20 118 (7.13%) Change Management
21 109 (6.59%) Data Analysis
22 107 (6.47%) SAP
23 104 (6.28%) Retail
24 103 (6.22%) Programme Management
25 101 (6.10%) Oracle
26 96 (5.80%) Security Cleared
27 95 (5.74%) Time Management
28 92 (5.56%) Marketing
29 83 (5.02%) SQL Server
29 83 (5.02%) Project Planning

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 240 (14.50%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.45%) SAS
3 16 (0.97%) MS Project Server
4 14 (0.85%) Confluence
4 14 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 12 (0.73%) WebSphere
7 11 (0.66%) IIS
8 9 (0.54%) IBM Notes
9 8 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (0.42%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.42%) ArcGIS
11 6 (0.36%) CMS
12 5 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.30%) Lync
13 4 (0.24%) WorkSite
13 4 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.18%) WordPress
14 3 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1126 (68.04%) MS Excel
2 615 (37.16%) MS Office
3 442 (26.71%) MS Visio
4 406 (24.53%) MS Project
5 34 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.79%) Acrobat
7 11 (0.66%) SPSS
7 11 (0.66%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.60%) Adobe Captivate
9 8 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
10 7 (0.42%) AutoCAD
11 6 (0.36%) CINEMA 4D
12 5 (0.30%) InDesign
13 4 (0.24%) Open Workbench
13 4 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
14 3 (0.18%) TargetLink
14 3 (0.18%) Simulink
14 3 (0.18%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 19 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.30%) CA PPM
5 5 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.30%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.18%) HFM
7 3 (0.18%) SAP GRC
7 3 (0.18%) Primavera
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.12%) Maximo
8 2 (0.12%) Teamcenter
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.12%) Siebel Analytics
8 2 (0.12%) assyst
8 2 (0.12%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.060%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.54%) IBM Blueworks
2 6 (0.36%) Office 365
3 5 (0.30%) OneDrive
3 5 (0.30%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.30%) SaaS
4 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.18%) PaaS
5 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.12%) Taleo
6 2 (0.12%) Google Drive
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.060%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.060%) Yammer
7 1 (0.060%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.11%) Internet
2 29 (1.75%) WAN
2 29 (1.75%) HTTP
2 29 (1.75%) LAN
3 27 (1.63%) VPN
4 25 (1.51%) Firewall
4 25 (1.51%) TCP/IP
5 24 (1.45%) SAN
5 24 (1.45%) Intranet
6 22 (1.33%) VLAN
7 15 (0.91%) Radio Access Network
7 15 (0.91%) VoIP
8 14 (0.85%) MPLS
9 13 (0.79%) LTE
10 12 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (0.73%) Wireless
10 12 (0.73%) SSL
10 12 (0.73%) Network Security
10 12 (0.73%) NetScaler
11 10 (0.60%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (5.02%) SQL Server
2 41 (2.48%) MS Access
3 33 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (0.97%) Data Mining
6 16 (0.97%) Big Data
7 14 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (0.79%) Relational Database
9 10 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 7 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (0.36%) OLAP
11 6 (0.36%) QlikView
12 5 (0.30%) DB2
12 5 (0.30%) MySQL
12 5 (0.30%) Oracle OWB
13 4 (0.24%) PowerCenter
13 4 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (1.93%) Visual Studio
2 29 (1.75%) JIRA
3 9 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.24%) Subversion
5 2 (0.12%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.12%) Toad
5 2 (0.12%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.12%) Ant
5 2 (0.12%) RequisitePro
5 2 (0.12%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.12%) ProC
5 2 (0.12%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.12%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.12%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.12%) Selenium
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.12%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.12%) CaliberRM
General
1 632 (38.19%) Finance
2 234 (14.14%) Banking
3 159 (9.61%) Telecoms
4 104 (6.28%) Retail
5 92 (5.56%) Marketing
6 73 (4.41%) Legal
7 71 (4.29%) Investment Banking
8 40 (2.42%) Manufacturing
9 36 (2.18%) Publishing
10 24 (1.45%) Front Office
10 24 (1.45%) Advertising
10 24 (1.45%) Law
11 22 (1.33%) Electronics
12 21 (1.27%) Financial Institution
13 18 (1.09%) German Language
14 17 (1.03%) Automotive
15 15 (0.91%) Retail Banking
16 14 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (0.85%) French Language
17 12 (0.73%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 570 (34.44%) Analyst
2 199 (12.02%) Project Manager
3 193 (11.66%) Business Analyst
4 92 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 77 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
6 67 (4.05%) Coordinator
7 66 (3.99%) Administrator
8 65 (3.93%) Developer
9 51 (3.08%) Author
10 48 (2.90%) Technical Author
11 40 (2.42%) Architect
11 40 (2.42%) Consultant
12 37 (2.24%) PMO Manager
13 33 (1.99%) Service Analyst
14 32 (1.93%) Senior Analyst
14 32 (1.93%) Project Coordinator
15 31 (1.87%) Junior
16 30 (1.81%) PMO Lead
17 29 (1.75%) Support Analyst
18 28 (1.69%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (3.44%) .NET
2 46 (2.78%) Web Services
3 41 (2.48%) HTML
4 39 (2.36%) XML
5 29 (1.75%) REST
6 28 (1.69%) .NET Framework
7 26 (1.57%) JSON
8 19 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
8 19 (1.15%) CSS
9 15 (0.91%) HTML5
10 9 (0.54%) Flash
10 9 (0.54%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.30%) jQuery
11 5 (0.30%) JSP
12 4 (0.24%) XSLT
12 4 (0.24%) J2EE
12 4 (0.24%) COM
12 4 (0.24%) Ajax
12 4 (0.24%) CSS3
13 3 (0.18%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 288 (17.40%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 61 (3.69%) Computer Science
4 25 (1.51%) NHS
5 21 (1.27%) PMI
6 20 (1.21%) Visualisation
6 20 (1.21%) Life Science
7 19 (1.15%) Derivative
8 18 (1.09%) Credit Risk
9 17 (1.03%) Social Media
10 15 (0.91%) User Experience
10 15 (0.91%) Statistics
11 14 (0.85%) Blackberry
12 12 (0.73%) E-Learning
12 12 (0.73%) PKI
12 12 (0.73%) Economics
13 10 (0.60%) IVR
13 10 (0.60%) GIS
13 10 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (0.60%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 126 (7.61%) Windows
2 49 (2.96%) UNIX
3 39 (2.36%) Windows XP
4 36 (2.18%) Windows 7
5 21 (1.27%) Linux
6 19 (1.15%) Android
7 18 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.54%) Solaris
10 8 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.42%) Windows 2000
12 6 (0.36%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.30%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.24%) AIX
15 3 (0.18%) zOS
16 2 (0.12%) HPUX
17 1 (0.060%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.060%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (25.92%) Project Management
2 224 (13.53%) PRINCE2
3 192 (11.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 155 (9.37%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (9.00%) ITIL
6 119 (7.19%) Business Analysis
7 118 (7.13%) Change Management
8 109 (6.59%) Data Analysis
9 103 (6.22%) Programme Management
10 95 (5.74%) Time Management
11 83 (5.02%) Project Planning
12 77 (4.65%) Risk Management
13 75 (4.53%) Service Management
14 74 (4.47%) Service Delivery
15 73 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
15 73 (4.41%) Change Control
16 66 (3.99%) UML
16 66 (3.99%) User Acceptance Testing
17 61 (3.69%) Data Modelling
18 59 (3.56%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (8.88%) SQL
2 52 (3.14%) Java
3 43 (2.60%) VBA
4 40 (2.42%) C#
5 29 (1.75%) VB
6 20 (1.21%) JavaScript
7 13 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 11 (0.66%) C
9 7 (0.42%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.30%) Python
11 4 (0.24%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.24%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.24%) PHP
11 4 (0.24%) MATLAB
11 4 (0.24%) R
12 3 (0.18%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.18%) VBScript
13 2 (0.12%) Perl
13 2 (0.12%) C++
13 2 (0.12%) REXX
Qualifications
1 228 (13.78%) Degree
2 96 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 61 (3.69%) SC Cleared
4 60 (3.63%) PMI Certification
5 42 (2.54%) PMP
6 22 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 21 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (1.15%) ISEB
9 16 (0.97%) CIMA
9 16 (0.97%) ACCA
10 14 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (0.73%) DV Cleared
12 11 (0.66%) MCP
13 10 (0.60%) CCNA
13 10 (0.60%) APMP
14 9 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (0.54%) CCNP
15 7 (0.42%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.84%) QA
2 31 (1.87%) SLA
3 17 (1.03%) Solvency II
4 15 (0.91%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.48%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.48%) EMIR
8 7 (0.42%) Basel II
8 7 (0.42%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
9 6 (0.36%) P3O
10 5 (0.30%) COBIT
11 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (0.12%) Basel III
12 2 (0.12%) MiFID
12 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.12%) FATCA
13 1 (0.060%) CRD IV
13 1 (0.060%) COREP
System Software
1 54 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.73%) vSphere
4 11 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.42%) vCloud
5 7 (0.42%) XenServer
6 3 (0.18%) XenApp
6 3 (0.18%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.12%) HDFS
8 1 (0.060%) Xen
8 1 (0.060%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (0.42%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (0.18%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.12%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.12%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.12%) Netcool
6 2 (0.12%) Nagios
6 2 (0.12%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.12%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.12%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (0.060%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.060%) SCCM
Vendors
1 709 (42.84%) Microsoft
2 107 (6.47%) SAP
3 101 (6.10%) Oracle
4 52 (3.14%) Remedy
5 46 (2.78%) Citrix
5 46 (2.78%) Business Objects
6 45 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
7 41 (2.48%) Cisco
8 35 (2.11%) IBM
9 33 (1.99%) VMware
9 33 (1.99%) HP
10 31 (1.87%) Adobe
11 16 (0.97%) CheckPoint
12 15 (0.91%) Cognos
12 15 (0.91%) BMC
12 15 (0.91%) TOWER Software
13 13 (0.79%) Tableau
13 13 (0.79%) Dell
13 13 (0.79%) Juniper
14 12 (0.73%) Lotus
Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Rate: From £200 to £235 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kegworth, Leicestershire
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Engineering
Salary: car
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £9.63 - £11.25 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Rate: From £140 to £150 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: £20-23k
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £210 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Rate: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
CK Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago