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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 139 128 119
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 793 811 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.60% 1.69% 1.74%
As % of the Applications category 12.97% 12.86% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 483 479
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 £175 £183 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 65 60
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £9.60 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £72.50 £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.27% +12.50%
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
6113 6307 5938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.30% 13.17% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3549 3478 3222
Average daily rate £350 £327 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £155 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 586 692 624
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.45 £32.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -1 423 £400 +6.66% 90
South East -19 151 £350 +14.75% 37
East of England +16 50 £343 -15.71% 9
North West -16 45 £325 -10.34% 18
South West -22 40 £325 +8.33% 12
Yorkshire -17 31 £360 +2.85% 9
West Midlands -1 26 £406 +35.41% 13
East Midlands -9 22 £150 - 3
North East -20 9 £300 +20.00% 3
Midlands -2 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 1183 (68.98%) MS Excel
2 721 (42.04%) Microsoft
3 633 (36.91%) Finance
4 627 (36.56%) MS Office
5 478 (27.87%) MS Visio
6 452 (26.36%) Project Management
7 416 (24.26%) MS Project
8 305 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
9 259 (15.10%) SharePoint
10 251 (14.64%) Banking
11 240 (13.99%) PRINCE2
12 237 (13.82%) Degree
13 187 (10.90%) SQL
14 177 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 160 (9.33%) ITIL
16 151 (8.80%) Agile Software Development
17 143 (8.34%) Telecoms
18 139 (8.10%) Windows
19 132 (7.70%) Change Management
19 132 (7.70%) Business Analysis
20 122 (7.11%) Data Analysis
21 111 (6.47%) Time Management
22 108 (6.30%) Programme Management
23 104 (6.06%) SAP
23 104 (6.06%) Security Cleared
24 99 (5.77%) Legal
25 96 (5.60%) Oracle
26 93 (5.42%) Management Information System
27 85 (4.96%) Investment Banking
28 84 (4.90%) Service Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 259 (15.10%) SharePoint
2 40 (2.33%) SAS
3 20 (1.17%) MS Project Server
4 19 (1.11%) Confluence
5 16 (0.93%) MS Exchange
6 13 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (0.76%) Lync
6 13 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (0.64%) IIS
7 11 (0.64%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.52%) CMS
9 8 (0.47%) ArcGIS
10 6 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.29%) WorkSite
12 4 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.23%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.17%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 1183 (68.98%) MS Excel
2 627 (36.56%) MS Office
3 478 (27.87%) MS Visio
4 416 (24.26%) MS Project
5 45 (2.62%) Spreadsheet
6 16 (0.93%) SPSS
7 15 (0.87%) Acrobat
8 14 (0.82%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.47%) Adobe Captivate
10 6 (0.35%) Open Workbench
11 4 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (0.23%) InDesign
11 4 (0.23%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.17%) Simulink
12 3 (0.17%) Stateflow
12 3 (0.17%) TargetLink
13 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.12%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.058%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.058%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 14 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.58%) SAP ERP
4 7 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.23%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.23%) Primavera
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.23%) Maximo
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.17%) HFM
7 2 (0.12%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.12%) assyst
7 2 (0.12%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.058%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.058%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.058%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.58%) SaaS
1 10 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
2 8 (0.47%) Office 365
3 5 (0.29%) OneDrive
4 4 (0.23%) Google Drive
4 4 (0.23%) PaaS
4 4 (0.23%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.058%) IaaS
6 1 (0.058%) Yammer
6 1 (0.058%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.33%) VPN
2 36 (2.10%) Internet
3 35 (2.04%) LAN
3 35 (2.04%) WAN
3 35 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 34 (1.98%) Firewall
5 28 (1.63%) SAN
6 27 (1.57%) Intranet
7 24 (1.40%) VLAN
8 18 (1.05%) Radio Access Network
9 17 (0.99%) MPLS
10 15 (0.87%) DNS
10 15 (0.87%) SSL
10 15 (0.87%) DHCP
10 15 (0.87%) VoIP
11 14 (0.82%) HTTP
11 14 (0.82%) Wireless
11 14 (0.82%) NetScaler
12 13 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (0.76%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (4.61%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.97%) MS Access
3 44 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 32 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (1.05%) Big Data
8 15 (0.87%) Data Mining
9 14 (0.82%) QlikView
10 11 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 6 (0.35%) DB2
13 6 (0.35%) OLAP
13 6 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.35%) PowerCenter
14 5 (0.29%) SAP BW
14 5 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (2.16%) JIRA
2 24 (1.40%) Visual Studio
3 11 (0.64%) Toad
4 10 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.17%) ClearQuest
6 3 (0.17%) Subversion
7 2 (0.12%) Lombardi
7 2 (0.12%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.12%) FogBugz
7 2 (0.12%) ProC
7 2 (0.12%) NUnit
7 2 (0.12%) Selenium
7 2 (0.12%) CaliberRM
7 2 (0.12%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.12%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.12%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.12%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.058%) ERwin
General
1 633 (36.91%) Finance
2 251 (14.64%) Banking
3 143 (8.34%) Telecoms
4 99 (5.77%) Legal
5 85 (4.96%) Investment Banking
6 79 (4.61%) Marketing
7 76 (4.43%) Retail
8 39 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 35 (2.04%) Law
10 28 (1.63%) Publishing
11 24 (1.40%) Advertising
12 22 (1.28%) Electronics
13 18 (1.05%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.99%) Front Office
15 14 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.82%) Automotive
15 14 (0.82%) Billing
16 12 (0.70%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
17 10 (0.58%) German Language
Job Titles
1 620 (36.15%) Analyst
2 223 (13.00%) Business Analyst
3 188 (10.96%) Project Manager
4 95 (5.54%) Data Analyst
5 74 (4.31%) Administrator
6 70 (4.08%) PMO Analyst
7 69 (4.02%) Coordinator
8 68 (3.97%) Developer
9 49 (2.86%) Service Analyst
10 46 (2.68%) Architect
10 46 (2.68%) Consultant
11 42 (2.45%) Author
12 40 (2.33%) Project Coordinator
13 38 (2.22%) Service Desk Analyst
13 38 (2.22%) Technical Author
14 37 (2.16%) Support Analyst
15 34 (1.98%) PMO Manager
16 32 (1.87%) Trainer
17 31 (1.81%) Junior
18 30 (1.75%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (2.86%) .NET
2 46 (2.68%) HTML
3 25 (1.46%) Web Services
4 23 (1.34%) XML
5 22 (1.28%) CSS
6 15 (0.87%) ASP.NET
7 14 (0.82%) HTML5
8 12 (0.70%) .NET Framework
9 11 (0.64%) JSON
9 11 (0.64%) REST
10 6 (0.35%) Flash
11 5 (0.29%) COM
12 4 (0.23%) XMPP
12 4 (0.23%) LINQ
12 4 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (0.17%) Middleware
14 2 (0.12%) Silverlight
15 1 (0.058%) ISPF
15 1 (0.058%) Velocity
15 1 (0.058%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 305 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (5.42%) Management Information System
3 55 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 42 (2.45%) Data Centre
5 30 (1.75%) Statistics
6 29 (1.69%) Visualisation
7 25 (1.46%) Blackberry
8 20 (1.17%) Social Media
9 18 (1.05%) Life Science
10 16 (0.93%) PMI
10 16 (0.93%) User Experience
11 15 (0.87%) PKI
11 15 (0.87%) Credit Risk
12 14 (0.82%) Mobile App
13 12 (0.70%) iPhone
13 12 (0.70%) Data Integration
13 12 (0.70%) Economics
13 12 (0.70%) NHS
13 12 (0.70%) E-Learning
14 11 (0.64%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 139 (8.10%) Windows
2 53 (3.09%) UNIX
3 51 (2.97%) Windows 7
4 40 (2.33%) Windows XP
5 28 (1.63%) Android
6 25 (1.46%) Linux
7 19 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 14 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 11 (0.64%) Solaris
11 8 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.41%) Windows 2000
12 7 (0.41%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.35%) zOS
13 6 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.17%) AIX
16 3 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (26.36%) Project Management
2 240 (13.99%) PRINCE2
3 177 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 160 (9.33%) ITIL
5 151 (8.80%) Agile Software Development
6 132 (7.70%) Change Management
6 132 (7.70%) Business Analysis
7 122 (7.11%) Data Analysis
8 111 (6.47%) Time Management
9 108 (6.30%) Programme Management
10 84 (4.90%) Service Management
11 83 (4.84%) Risk Management
12 82 (4.78%) Project Planning
13 69 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
14 66 (3.85%) Change Control
15 65 (3.79%) User Acceptance Testing
16 63 (3.67%) Analytics
17 61 (3.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 59 (3.44%) SDLC
18 59 (3.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 187 (10.90%) SQL
2 60 (3.50%) VBA
3 47 (2.74%) VB
4 33 (1.92%) Java
5 32 (1.87%) C#
6 19 (1.11%) T-SQL
7 17 (0.99%) C
7 17 (0.99%) JavaScript
8 8 (0.47%) PowerShell
9 7 (0.41%) R
10 5 (0.29%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.29%) JCL
10 5 (0.29%) ABAP
10 5 (0.29%) REXX
11 4 (0.23%) C++
11 4 (0.23%) PHP
11 4 (0.23%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.17%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.17%) VBScript
12 3 (0.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 237 (13.82%) Degree
2 104 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 70 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 63 (3.67%) PMI Certification
5 53 (3.09%) PMP
6 26 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
7 25 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 23 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 21 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (1.05%) MCP
12 16 (0.93%) ACCA
13 15 (0.87%) CIMA
14 14 (0.82%) CCNP
15 13 (0.76%) MCSE
16 12 (0.70%) CCNA
16 12 (0.70%) CISSP
16 12 (0.70%) DV Cleared
17 11 (0.64%) A+ Certification
17 11 (0.64%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.38%) QA
2 40 (2.33%) SLA
3 23 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.99%) Solvency II
5 13 (0.76%) P3O
6 11 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.58%) COBIT
7 10 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.47%) Basel II
9 7 (0.41%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.29%) EMIR
10 5 (0.29%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.17%) FATCA
11 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (0.12%) MiFID
12 2 (0.12%) Basel III
12 2 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.058%) COREP
13 1 (0.058%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 69 (4.02%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.82%) vSphere
4 12 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.52%) XenServer
6 8 (0.47%) vCloud
7 4 (0.23%) BitLocker
7 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.23%) XenApp
8 2 (0.12%) HDFS
8 2 (0.12%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.12%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.058%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.058%) Xen
9 1 (0.058%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.058%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.058%) RACF
Systems Management
1 18 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (0.47%) SCCM
4 7 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (0.29%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (0.23%) OMEGAMON
6 4 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.17%) Nagios
7 3 (0.17%) NSN NetAct
7 3 (0.17%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.17%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.12%) Netcool
8 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.12%) SnapMirror
8 2 (0.12%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.058%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 721 (42.04%) Microsoft
2 104 (6.06%) SAP
3 96 (5.60%) Oracle
4 49 (2.86%) Cisco
5 43 (2.51%) IBM
6 41 (2.39%) Citrix
7 40 (2.33%) Business Objects
7 40 (2.33%) Remedy
8 37 (2.16%) VMware
9 35 (2.04%) HP
10 27 (1.57%) CheckPoint
10 27 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
11 25 (1.46%) Adobe
12 21 (1.22%) Google
13 17 (0.99%) Brocade
14 16 (0.93%) Informatica
15 14 (0.82%) Juniper
15 14 (0.82%) TOWER Software
15 14 (0.82%) ServiceNow
16 13 (0.76%) Dell
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