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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 120 129 130
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 863 789 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.75% 1.64% 1.61%
As % of the Applications category 14.09% 12.42% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 471 390
Average daily rate
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£389 £368 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% -5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 49 63
Average hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +35.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £8.99 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £72.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £24.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-46.93% +81.48%
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
6127 6351 5653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.45% 13.24% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3373 3413 2930
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £155 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £488 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 612 690 658
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.94 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £35.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

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 22 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 22 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 22 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 -1 396 £425 +9.67% 82
South East +19 202 £355 +15.35% 71
North West +41 92 £350 -19.77% 20
Yorkshire +2 42 £290 -18.88% 15
East of England +16 40 £225 -45.78% 16
South West -3 39 £350 +11.11% 25
West Midlands -17 33 £413 +37.50% 11
East Midlands -13 25 £97 -5.14% 7
North East -16 2 £180 -28.00% 3
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 1120 (68.29%) MS Excel
2 696 (42.44%) Microsoft
3 630 (38.41%) Finance
4 622 (37.93%) MS Office
5 444 (27.07%) Project Management
6 442 (26.95%) MS Visio
7 411 (25.06%) MS Project
8 283 (17.26%) Analytical Skills
9 238 (14.51%) SharePoint
10 226 (13.78%) Banking
11 222 (13.54%) Degree
12 221 (13.48%) PRINCE2
13 188 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
14 161 (9.82%) SQL
15 153 (9.33%) Telecoms
16 150 (9.15%) ITIL
17 144 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
18 127 (7.74%) Windows
19 124 (7.56%) Business Analysis
20 121 (7.38%) Change Management
21 107 (6.52%) Time Management
22 103 (6.28%) Data Analysis
23 101 (6.16%) SAP
24 100 (6.10%) Programme Management
25 99 (6.04%) Security Cleared
26 93 (5.67%) Retail
27 91 (5.55%) Oracle
28 85 (5.18%) Legal
29 81 (4.94%) Project Planning
30 79 (4.82%) Marketing

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 238 (14.51%) SharePoint
2 29 (1.77%) SAS
3 17 (1.04%) MS Project Server
3 17 (1.04%) Confluence
4 13 (0.79%) MS Exchange
4 13 (0.79%) IIS
4 13 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (0.67%) WebSphere
6 10 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (0.55%) IBM Notes
8 7 (0.43%) ArcGIS
9 6 (0.37%) Lync
9 6 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.37%) CMS
10 5 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.24%) WorkSite
11 4 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.18%) Apache
12 3 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1120 (68.29%) MS Excel
2 622 (37.93%) MS Office
3 442 (26.95%) MS Visio
4 411 (25.06%) MS Project
5 42 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (0.85%) SPSS
7 13 (0.79%) Acrobat
8 11 (0.67%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.61%) Adobe Captivate
10 7 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (0.30%) CINEMA 4D
13 4 (0.24%) Open Workbench
13 4 (0.24%) AutoCAD
14 3 (0.18%) InDesign
14 3 (0.18%) Simulink
14 3 (0.18%) Stateflow
14 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
14 3 (0.18%) TargetLink
14 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.55%) SAP ERP
5 7 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.30%) CA PPM
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.24%) Primavera
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.18%) HFM
9 2 (0.12%) Siebel Analytics
9 2 (0.12%) assyst
9 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.12%) Teamcenter
10 1 (0.061%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.061%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.061%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.061%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.061%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.55%) IBM Blueworks
2 7 (0.43%) SaaS
2 7 (0.43%) Office 365
3 5 (0.30%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.30%) OneDrive
4 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.18%) PaaS
5 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.12%) Google Drive
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.061%) Taleo
7 1 (0.061%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.061%) IaaS
7 1 (0.061%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.061%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.01%) Internet
2 29 (1.77%) LAN
2 29 (1.77%) WAN
3 28 (1.71%) VPN
4 27 (1.65%) Intranet
4 27 (1.65%) Firewall
5 25 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 24 (1.46%) HTTP
7 23 (1.40%) SAN
7 23 (1.40%) VLAN
8 18 (1.10%) Radio Access Network
9 16 (0.98%) MPLS
10 14 (0.85%) LTE
10 14 (0.85%) VoIP
10 14 (0.85%) SSL
11 13 (0.79%) NetScaler
12 12 (0.73%) 4G
12 12 (0.73%) Network Security
12 12 (0.73%) 3G
12 12 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (4.70%) SQL Server
2 42 (2.56%) MS Access
3 31 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (1.04%) Big Data
7 13 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (0.79%) Relational Database
8 11 (0.67%) Data Mining
9 10 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 8 (0.49%) QlikView
10 8 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (0.49%) DB2
11 7 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.37%) OLAP
13 5 (0.30%) Oracle OWB
13 5 (0.30%) MySQL
13 5 (0.30%) SAP BW
14 4 (0.24%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 4 (0.24%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 31 (1.89%) JIRA
2 28 (1.71%) Visual Studio
3 9 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.24%) Subversion
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.12%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.12%) FogBugz
5 2 (0.12%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.12%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.12%) Selenium
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.12%) CaliberRM
5 2 (0.12%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.12%) NUnit
5 2 (0.12%) Maven
5 2 (0.12%) ProC
5 2 (0.12%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.12%) RequisitePro
5 2 (0.12%) TestDirector
General
1 630 (38.41%) Finance
2 226 (13.78%) Banking
3 153 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 93 (5.67%) Retail
5 85 (5.18%) Legal
6 79 (4.82%) Marketing
7 69 (4.21%) Investment Banking
8 40 (2.44%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.65%) Advertising
9 27 (1.65%) Publishing
10 26 (1.59%) Law
11 23 (1.40%) Electronics
12 20 (1.22%) Front Office
13 18 (1.10%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.98%) Automotive
15 13 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.73%) Retail Banking
17 11 (0.67%) French Language
18 10 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
19 9 (0.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 571 (34.82%) Analyst
2 201 (12.26%) Business Analyst
3 190 (11.59%) Project Manager
4 81 (4.94%) Data Analyst
5 76 (4.63%) PMO Analyst
6 73 (4.45%) Coordinator
7 69 (4.21%) Administrator
8 66 (4.02%) Developer
9 50 (3.05%) Author
10 46 (2.80%) Technical Author
11 43 (2.62%) Consultant
12 39 (2.38%) Architect
13 38 (2.32%) Project Coordinator
14 36 (2.20%) PMO Manager
15 35 (2.13%) Service Analyst
16 32 (1.95%) Support Analyst
17 31 (1.89%) Junior
17 31 (1.89%) PMO Lead
18 30 (1.83%) Trainer
18 30 (1.83%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (3.11%) .NET
2 37 (2.26%) HTML
3 36 (2.20%) Web Services
3 36 (2.20%) XML
4 24 (1.46%) .NET Framework
5 22 (1.34%) JSON
5 22 (1.34%) REST
6 20 (1.22%) CSS
7 15 (0.91%) Oracle Fusion
8 11 (0.67%) HTML5
9 8 (0.49%) Flash
10 6 (0.37%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.24%) jQuery
12 3 (0.18%) XSLT
12 3 (0.18%) COM
12 3 (0.18%) XMPP
12 3 (0.18%) Ajax
12 3 (0.18%) XACML
13 2 (0.12%) Struts2
13 2 (0.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 283 (17.26%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (4.70%) Management Information System
3 59 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 22 (1.34%) NHS
5 20 (1.22%) Visualisation
5 20 (1.22%) Life Science
6 19 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 19 (1.16%) Statistics
7 18 (1.10%) PMI
8 16 (0.98%) Credit Risk
8 16 (0.98%) Derivative
9 14 (0.85%) Social Media
9 14 (0.85%) PKI
10 13 (0.79%) User Experience
11 12 (0.73%) Economics
11 12 (0.73%) E-Learning
12 10 (0.61%) Data Integration
12 10 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (0.61%) IVR
13 9 (0.55%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 127 (7.74%) Windows
2 51 (3.11%) UNIX
3 41 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 38 (2.32%) Windows XP
5 21 (1.28%) Linux
6 19 (1.16%) Android
7 16 (0.98%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.55%) Solaris
10 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.43%) Windows 2000
12 6 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.37%) zOS
13 5 (0.30%) AIX
13 5 (0.30%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.24%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.12%) HPUX
16 1 (0.061%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (27.07%) Project Management
2 221 (13.48%) PRINCE2
3 188 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 150 (9.15%) ITIL
5 144 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (7.56%) Business Analysis
7 121 (7.38%) Change Management
8 107 (6.52%) Time Management
9 103 (6.28%) Data Analysis
10 100 (6.10%) Programme Management
11 81 (4.94%) Project Planning
12 78 (4.76%) Risk Management
13 76 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
14 74 (4.51%) Service Management
15 69 (4.21%) Change Control
16 68 (4.15%) Service Delivery
17 64 (3.90%) Data Modelling
18 63 (3.84%) Migration
19 61 (3.72%) User Acceptance Testing
20 59 (3.60%) UML
Programming Languages
1 161 (9.82%) SQL
2 49 (2.99%) VBA
3 43 (2.62%) Java
4 36 (2.20%) C#
5 35 (2.13%) VB
6 16 (0.98%) JavaScript
7 15 (0.91%) T-SQL
8 13 (0.79%) C
9 8 (0.49%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.37%) R
11 5 (0.30%) Python
11 5 (0.30%) REXX
11 5 (0.30%) JCL
12 4 (0.24%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.24%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.24%) PHP
12 4 (0.24%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.18%) Perl
13 3 (0.18%) VBScript
13 3 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 222 (13.54%) Degree
2 99 (6.04%) Security Cleared
3 60 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 58 (3.54%) PMI Certification
5 42 (2.56%) PMP
6 22 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 18 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 17 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (0.91%) ISEB
12 14 (0.85%) DV Cleared
13 12 (0.73%) MCP
14 11 (0.67%) CCNP
15 10 (0.61%) APMP
15 10 (0.61%) ACCA
15 10 (0.61%) CCNA
15 10 (0.61%) CIMA
16 9 (0.55%) CISA
16 9 (0.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.99%) QA
2 34 (2.07%) SLA
3 17 (1.04%) Solvency II
4 15 (0.91%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.61%) P3O
5 10 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.55%) COBIT
7 7 (0.43%) Basel II
8 6 (0.37%) EMIR
8 6 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.37%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.30%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (0.12%) FATCA
12 2 (0.12%) Basel III
12 2 (0.12%) MiFID
13 1 (0.061%) GAMP
13 1 (0.061%) GMP
System Software
1 54 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.79%) vSphere
4 12 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.49%) XenServer
6 7 (0.43%) vCloud
7 3 (0.18%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.18%) XenApp
8 2 (0.12%) HDFS
8 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.061%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.061%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.061%) RACF
9 1 (0.061%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
1 10 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (0.43%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (0.24%) OMEGAMON
5 3 (0.18%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.12%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.12%) Nagios
6 2 (0.12%) Netcool
6 2 (0.12%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.061%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.061%) SCCM
7 1 (0.061%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 696 (42.44%) Microsoft
2 101 (6.16%) SAP
3 91 (5.55%) Oracle
4 47 (2.87%) Remedy
5 46 (2.80%) Cisco
5 46 (2.80%) Citrix
6 45 (2.74%) Business Objects
7 40 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
8 39 (2.38%) IBM
9 36 (2.20%) VMware
10 34 (2.07%) HP
11 24 (1.46%) Adobe
12 16 (0.98%) CheckPoint
13 15 (0.91%) BMC
14 14 (0.85%) Brocade
14 14 (0.85%) Google
14 14 (0.85%) Juniper
14 14 (0.85%) TOWER Software
15 13 (0.79%) Dell
16 12 (0.73%) Tableau
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Rate: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £8.00 - £10.00 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £15 - £19 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £36 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £225 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 per day - 6 Month Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 per day - 6 Month Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Advantage XPO
Rate: £8.00 - £10.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £600 - £640 per day
Posted: 2 days ago