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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 136 110 144
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +34
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 793 816 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.60% 1.74% 1.44%
As % of the Applications category 12.71% 13.33% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 442 378
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £138 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 61
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £12.15 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £34.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.30 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-1.50% -
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
6241 6120 5597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.59% 13.07% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3699 3368 2845
Average daily rate £325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 658 603 688
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £32.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -3 366 £350 -6.66% 34
South East -9 188 £320 -1.23% 31
West Midlands -6 47 £320 -1.53% 6
East of England +10 46 £343 +21.23% 10
North West 0 43 £285 -8.43% 12
East Midlands +2 32 £235 +135.00% 2
Yorkshire -27 31 £320 -13.51% 11
South West -27 27 £313 +5.93% 5
North East -28 12 £405 -10.00% 2
Midlands - - - -
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1147 (66.03%) MS Excel
2 720 (41.45%) Microsoft
3 633 (36.44%) MS Office
4 608 (35.00%) Finance
5 440 (25.33%) Project Management
6 423 (24.35%) MS Visio
7 399 (22.97%) MS Project
8 304 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
9 253 (14.57%) SharePoint
10 238 (13.70%) Banking
11 227 (13.07%) PRINCE2
12 203 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 179 (10.31%) Degree
14 160 (9.21%) Windows
15 151 (8.69%) ITIL
16 149 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
17 148 (8.52%) Change Management
18 143 (8.23%) SQL
19 126 (7.25%) Telecoms
20 120 (6.91%) SAP
21 116 (6.68%) Data Analysis
22 111 (6.39%) Spreadsheet
23 109 (6.28%) Oracle
24 107 (6.16%) Programme Management
25 105 (6.04%) Retail
26 101 (5.81%) Marketing
27 95 (5.47%) Risk Management
28 94 (5.41%) Investment Banking
29 89 (5.12%) Project Planning
30 88 (5.07%) Business Analysis

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 253 (14.57%) SharePoint
2 38 (2.19%) IBM Notes
3 21 (1.21%) Apache
4 20 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 20 (1.15%) MS Project Server
5 18 (1.04%) CMS
6 17 (0.98%) SAS
6 17 (0.98%) IIS
7 16 (0.92%) Tomcat
8 12 (0.69%) JBoss
8 12 (0.69%) WebLogic
9 11 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
9 11 (0.63%) MS Exchange
9 11 (0.63%) Confluence
10 10 (0.58%) Lync
11 9 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
11 9 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 1147 (66.03%) MS Excel
2 633 (36.44%) MS Office
3 423 (24.35%) MS Visio
4 399 (22.97%) MS Project
5 111 (6.39%) Spreadsheet
6 36 (2.07%) Photoshop
7 22 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.63%) AutoCAD
8 11 (0.63%) Acrobat
9 10 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 9 (0.52%) Adobe After Effects
11 7 (0.40%) CINEMA 4D
11 7 (0.40%) InDesign
11 7 (0.40%) SPSS
12 4 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
12 4 (0.23%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.12%) Open Workbench
13 2 (0.12%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.058%) RoboHelp
14 1 (0.058%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 15 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
2 11 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.58%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.35%) Maximo
5 5 (0.29%) SAP HR
5 5 (0.29%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.29%) SAP GRC
6 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 3 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.17%) CA Clarity
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.40%) SaaS
2 3 (0.17%) Taleo
3 2 (0.12%) Office 365
3 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.058%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.01%) Internet
2 34 (1.96%) Intranet
3 23 (1.32%) LAN
4 20 (1.15%) WAN
4 20 (1.15%) HTTP
4 20 (1.15%) Firewall
5 14 (0.81%) VPN
6 12 (0.69%) SSL
7 11 (0.63%) SAN
7 11 (0.63%) Wireless
8 9 (0.52%) LTE
8 9 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (0.52%) DNS
9 8 (0.46%) DHCP
9 8 (0.46%) Network Security
10 7 (0.40%) VoIP
10 7 (0.40%) Broadband
10 7 (0.40%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.40%) 3G
10 7 (0.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (4.43%) SQL Server
2 51 (2.94%) MS Access
3 24 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
4 17 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (0.75%) SAP BW
6 13 (0.75%) QlikView
7 11 (0.63%) Relational Database
8 9 (0.52%) MySQL
8 9 (0.52%) Data Mining
9 8 (0.46%) SAP BI
9 8 (0.46%) Big Data
10 7 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.40%) Base SAS
10 7 (0.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 6 (0.35%) DB2
12 5 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (2.07%) JIRA
2 17 (0.98%) Visual Studio
3 12 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.12%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.12%) Subversion
6 2 (0.12%) Maven
6 2 (0.12%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.12%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.12%) Ant
7 1 (0.058%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.058%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.058%) Toad
7 1 (0.058%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.058%) ERwin
7 1 (0.058%) LSMW
General
1 608 (35.00%) Finance
2 238 (13.70%) Banking
3 126 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 105 (6.04%) Retail
5 101 (5.81%) Marketing
6 94 (5.41%) Investment Banking
7 70 (4.03%) Legal
8 52 (2.99%) Publishing
9 37 (2.13%) Retail Banking
10 26 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 24 (1.38%) Law
12 23 (1.32%) Financial Institution
12 23 (1.32%) Back Office
13 22 (1.27%) Automotive
14 21 (1.21%) Manufacturing
15 19 (1.09%) Billing
16 18 (1.04%) Front Office
17 16 (0.92%) Advertising
17 16 (0.92%) French Language
18 15 (0.86%) German Language
Job Titles
1 631 (36.33%) Analyst
2 185 (10.65%) Project Manager
3 168 (9.67%) Business Analyst
4 100 (5.76%) PMO Analyst
5 89 (5.12%) Data Analyst
6 73 (4.20%) Coordinator
7 60 (3.45%) Administrator
8 59 (3.40%) Developer
9 58 (3.34%) Microsoft Specialist
10 49 (2.82%) Service Analyst
11 47 (2.71%) Consultant
12 44 (2.53%) Architect
13 43 (2.48%) Support Analyst
13 43 (2.48%) Project Coordinator
14 40 (2.30%) Senior Analyst
14 40 (2.30%) Applications Specialist
15 39 (2.25%) MI Analyst
16 35 (2.01%) Junior
17 32 (1.84%) Service Desk Analyst
18 30 (1.73%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (2.99%) HTML
2 41 (2.36%) .NET
3 34 (1.96%) CSS
4 32 (1.84%) Web Services
5 31 (1.78%) XML
6 19 (1.09%) REST
7 17 (0.98%) JSON
8 15 (0.86%) .NET Framework
9 14 (0.81%) jQuery
9 14 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
10 13 (0.75%) HTML5
11 12 (0.69%) Middleware
12 9 (0.52%) JMS
12 9 (0.52%) CSS3
13 7 (0.40%) Flash
13 7 (0.40%) J2EE
13 7 (0.40%) ASP.NET
14 6 (0.35%) XHTML
15 5 (0.29%) WSDL
15 5 (0.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 304 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 75 (4.32%) E-Learning
4 41 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 30 (1.73%) Statistics
6 26 (1.50%) NHS
7 24 (1.38%) PMI
8 22 (1.27%) User Experience
9 19 (1.09%) Mathematics
10 18 (1.04%) FMCG
10 18 (1.04%) Derivative
11 17 (0.98%) Blackberry
12 16 (0.92%) Credit Risk
13 15 (0.86%) Graphic Design
14 13 (0.75%) Visualisation
14 13 (0.75%) Social Media
15 12 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
16 11 (0.63%) Equities
17 9 (0.52%) Data Conversion
17 9 (0.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 160 (9.21%) Windows
2 52 (2.99%) Windows 7
3 50 (2.88%) Windows XP
4 38 (2.19%) UNIX
5 31 (1.78%) Linux
6 16 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.52%) Solaris
11 7 (0.40%) AIX
12 6 (0.35%) Android
13 5 (0.29%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.29%) Windows NT
13 5 (0.29%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.17%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (25.33%) Project Management
2 227 (13.07%) PRINCE2
3 203 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 151 (8.69%) ITIL
5 149 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
6 148 (8.52%) Change Management
7 116 (6.68%) Data Analysis
8 107 (6.16%) Programme Management
9 95 (5.47%) Risk Management
10 89 (5.12%) Project Planning
11 88 (5.07%) Business Analysis
12 87 (5.01%) Service Management
13 73 (4.20%) Service Delivery
14 71 (4.09%) Change Control
15 68 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
16 65 (3.74%) ERP
17 63 (3.63%) Time Management
18 54 (3.11%) Portfolio Management
18 54 (3.11%) Continuous Improvement
19 53 (3.05%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 143 (8.23%) SQL
2 69 (3.97%) VBA
3 49 (2.82%) Java
4 26 (1.50%) C#
5 23 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 14 (0.81%) VB
7 12 (0.69%) C
7 12 (0.69%) PL/SQL
7 12 (0.69%) Shell Script
8 9 (0.52%) Jython
8 9 (0.52%) Bash Shell
9 8 (0.46%) C-shell
9 8 (0.46%) Korn
10 6 (0.35%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.23%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.23%) Perl
11 4 (0.23%) PHP
11 4 (0.23%) Scala
12 2 (0.12%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (0.12%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 179 (10.31%) Degree
2 64 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 51 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 35 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 32 (1.84%) PMP
6 29 (1.67%) SC Cleared
7 28 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 25 (1.44%) ISEB
9 19 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (1.09%) MOS
10 18 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (0.92%) CIMA
12 14 (0.81%) ACCA
13 11 (0.63%) A+ Certification
14 9 (0.52%) APMP
15 8 (0.46%) DV Cleared
15 8 (0.46%) MCP
16 7 (0.40%) CISSP
16 7 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 6 (0.35%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.15%) QA
2 40 (2.30%) SLA
3 16 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.58%) P3O
6 6 (0.35%) EMIR
6 6 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.29%) COBIT
8 4 (0.23%) Basel III
8 4 (0.23%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.17%) TickIT
10 2 (0.12%) Basel II
10 2 (0.12%) GAMP
10 2 (0.12%) GMP
10 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.12%) MiFID
10 2 (0.12%) BS25999
11 1 (0.058%) WCAG
System Software
1 66 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.17%) XenServer
4 3 (0.17%) vSphere
5 2 (0.12%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.058%) XenApp
6 1 (0.058%) vCloud
6 1 (0.058%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 16 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.29%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (0.23%) Puppet
4 3 (0.17%) SCCM
4 3 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.17%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.058%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.058%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.058%) Netcool
6 1 (0.058%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.058%) Nagios
6 1 (0.058%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.058%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (0.058%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.058%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.058%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 720 (41.45%) Microsoft
2 120 (6.91%) SAP
3 109 (6.28%) Oracle
4 45 (2.59%) Lotus
5 39 (2.25%) Adobe
6 36 (2.07%) HP
7 33 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
8 32 (1.84%) Citrix
9 29 (1.67%) Business Objects
10 25 (1.44%) VMware
11 23 (1.32%) Remedy
11 23 (1.32%) Cisco
11 23 (1.32%) IBM
12 19 (1.09%) ServiceNow
13 16 (0.92%) Tableau
14 15 (0.86%) CheckPoint
15 13 (0.75%) Dell
16 12 (0.69%) Planview
17 11 (0.63%) Primavera
18 10 (0.58%) Google
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Roc Search
Rate: £200 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £375.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £10.00 - £315.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £420 per day for 2 months initially (will likely extend to 6 mon
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £175 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 12 days ago
Epsom
Real Staffing
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car
Posted: 16 days ago