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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 114 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 951 793 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.78% 1.66% 1.51%
As % of the Applications category 13.41% 13.02% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 450 473
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £162 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 35 49
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £12.35 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £21.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.76 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +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
7091 6091 6319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.30% 12.71% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4004 3377 3271
Average daily rate £335 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 735 586 692
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 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £26.60 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.45%

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 October 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 October 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 October 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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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 +20 485 £375 -6.25% 77
South East -3 168 £340 -1.09% 43
North West +14 57 £308 -12.00% 10
South West -8 47 £318 -3.78% 12
West Midlands +1 46 £240 -12.72% 12
East Midlands +11 32 £175 +86.66% 10
East of England -5 29 £355 -13.93% 23
Yorkshire -23 18 £320 -1.53% 14
North East -49 12 £430 +32.30% 1
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1163 (65.37%) MS Excel
2 706 (39.69%) Microsoft
3 638 (35.86%) MS Office
4 602 (33.84%) Finance
5 453 (25.46%) Project Management
6 438 (24.62%) MS Visio
7 405 (22.77%) MS Project
8 293 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
9 264 (14.84%) SharePoint
10 252 (14.17%) PRINCE2
11 251 (14.11%) Banking
12 194 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 175 (9.84%) Windows
14 169 (9.50%) Degree
15 163 (9.16%) Change Management
16 148 (8.32%) ITIL
17 139 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
18 137 (7.70%) SQL
19 135 (7.59%) SAP
20 125 (7.03%) Data Analysis
21 123 (6.91%) Spreadsheet
22 118 (6.63%) Telecoms
23 109 (6.13%) Oracle
24 105 (5.90%) Risk Management
25 103 (5.79%) Programme Management
26 102 (5.73%) Retail
27 95 (5.34%) Investment Banking
28 92 (5.17%) Marketing
29 91 (5.12%) Business Analysis
30 87 (4.89%) Management Information System

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 264 (14.84%) SharePoint
2 43 (2.42%) IBM Notes
3 31 (1.74%) CMS
4 24 (1.35%) MS Project Server
5 21 (1.18%) SAS
6 20 (1.12%) Apache
7 19 (1.07%) MS Exchange
7 19 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 16 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 15 (0.84%) WebLogic
9 15 (0.84%) IIS
10 12 (0.67%) JBoss
11 11 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
13 9 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
13 9 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (0.45%) Lync
14 8 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 1163 (65.37%) MS Excel
2 638 (35.86%) MS Office
3 438 (24.62%) MS Visio
4 405 (22.77%) MS Project
5 123 (6.91%) Spreadsheet
6 52 (2.92%) Photoshop
7 24 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 10 (0.56%) AutoCAD
10 9 (0.51%) InDesign
11 8 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
12 7 (0.39%) Acrobat
13 6 (0.34%) SPSS
14 5 (0.28%) Fireworks
15 4 (0.22%) CINEMA 4D
15 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
16 3 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
16 3 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
16 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
17 2 (0.11%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 12 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
2 11 (0.62%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.56%) SAP ERP
4 9 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.39%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.28%) CA Clarity
7 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.22%) Maximo
7 4 (0.22%) ResourceLink
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.17%) Summit
8 3 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 3 (0.17%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.11%) Magento
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.62%) SaaS
2 5 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.17%) Office 365
3 3 (0.17%) Force.com
4 1 (0.056%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.056%) Taleo
4 1 (0.056%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.47%) Intranet
2 42 (2.36%) Internet
3 28 (1.57%) LAN
4 27 (1.52%) Firewall
5 24 (1.35%) WAN
6 17 (0.96%) VPN
7 14 (0.79%) Wireless
8 13 (0.73%) SSL
9 12 (0.67%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.67%) LTE
9 12 (0.67%) Radio Access Network
10 11 (0.62%) SAN
11 10 (0.56%) 3G
12 9 (0.51%) DNS
12 9 (0.51%) MPLS
12 9 (0.51%) VoIP
13 7 (0.39%) Broadband
13 7 (0.39%) 2G
14 6 (0.34%) HTTP
14 6 (0.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (3.15%) SQL Server
2 39 (2.19%) MS Access
3 20 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (0.84%) QlikView
5 15 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 12 (0.67%) SAP BW
8 11 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (0.45%) SAP BI
9 8 (0.45%) Base SAS
9 8 (0.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 7 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.39%) MySQL
10 7 (0.39%) Big Data
11 6 (0.34%) DB2
11 6 (0.34%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.28%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 35 (1.97%) JIRA
2 11 (0.62%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (0.28%) ERwin
3 5 (0.28%) Axure RP
4 4 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.11%) Toad
7 1 (0.056%) LSMW
7 1 (0.056%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.056%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.056%) RequisitePro
General
1 602 (33.84%) Finance
2 251 (14.11%) Banking
3 118 (6.63%) Telecoms
4 102 (5.73%) Retail
5 95 (5.34%) Investment Banking
6 92 (5.17%) Marketing
7 69 (3.88%) Legal
8 54 (3.04%) Publishing
9 37 (2.08%) Retail Banking
10 34 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
11 29 (1.63%) Billing
12 23 (1.29%) Law
13 21 (1.18%) Financial Institution
14 19 (1.07%) Automotive
15 17 (0.96%) Back Office
15 17 (0.96%) Advertising
16 16 (0.90%) Manufacturing
17 14 (0.79%) Front Office
17 14 (0.79%) General Ledger
18 13 (0.73%) French Language
Job Titles
1 625 (35.13%) Analyst
2 174 (9.78%) Project Manager
3 169 (9.50%) Business Analyst
4 97 (5.45%) PMO Analyst
5 80 (4.50%) Coordinator
6 73 (4.10%) Administrator
7 72 (4.05%) Data Analyst
8 67 (3.77%) Service Analyst
9 58 (3.26%) Microsoft Specialist
10 54 (3.04%) Developer
11 53 (2.98%) Support Analyst
12 46 (2.59%) Consultant
12 46 (2.59%) Architect
13 45 (2.53%) Project Coordinator
13 45 (2.53%) Service Desk Analyst
14 40 (2.25%) Applications Specialist
15 39 (2.19%) MI Analyst
16 37 (2.08%) Junior
17 34 (1.91%) Project Administrator
17 34 (1.91%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (2.98%) HTML
2 25 (1.41%) CSS
3 20 (1.12%) .NET
4 19 (1.07%) XML
5 17 (0.96%) Web Services
6 11 (0.62%) Flash
6 11 (0.62%) Middleware
6 11 (0.62%) jQuery
7 9 (0.51%) JMS
8 8 (0.45%) HTML5
9 7 (0.39%) SOAP
10 6 (0.34%) CSS3
11 5 (0.28%) WSDL
11 5 (0.28%) XHTML
11 5 (0.28%) ODBC
12 4 (0.22%) REST
12 4 (0.22%) YUI
13 3 (0.17%) WPF
13 3 (0.17%) Java EE
13 3 (0.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 293 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (4.89%) Management Information System
3 74 (4.16%) E-Learning
4 34 (1.91%) Statistics
5 29 (1.63%) PMI
6 22 (1.24%) Computer Science
7 21 (1.18%) Blackberry
8 20 (1.12%) User Experience
9 19 (1.07%) Credit Risk
9 19 (1.07%) NHS
10 18 (1.01%) Graphic Design
10 18 (1.01%) Mathematics
11 17 (0.96%) FMCG
11 17 (0.96%) Social Media
12 14 (0.79%) Wiki
12 14 (0.79%) Derivative
13 11 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (0.56%) Data Structures
15 9 (0.51%) Performance Metrics
15 9 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 175 (9.84%) Windows
2 68 (3.82%) Windows 7
3 66 (3.71%) Windows XP
4 33 (1.85%) UNIX
5 31 (1.74%) Linux
6 15 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.39%) Android
10 7 (0.39%) Solaris
11 6 (0.34%) AIX
11 6 (0.34%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.28%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.22%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (25.46%) Project Management
2 252 (14.17%) PRINCE2
3 194 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 163 (9.16%) Change Management
5 148 (8.32%) ITIL
6 139 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
7 125 (7.03%) Data Analysis
8 105 (5.90%) Risk Management
9 103 (5.79%) Programme Management
10 91 (5.12%) Business Analysis
11 87 (4.89%) Service Management
12 79 (4.44%) Project Planning
13 71 (3.99%) CRM
14 70 (3.93%) ERP
15 68 (3.82%) Time Management
16 64 (3.60%) Service Delivery
17 62 (3.49%) Validation
18 60 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
19 55 (3.09%) Workflow
20 54 (3.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 137 (7.70%) SQL
2 79 (4.44%) VBA
3 28 (1.57%) Java
4 18 (1.01%) VB
5 15 (0.84%) JavaScript
5 15 (0.84%) C
6 13 (0.73%) Shell Script
7 10 (0.56%) C#
8 9 (0.51%) Jython
8 9 (0.51%) Bash Shell
9 8 (0.45%) C-shell
9 8 (0.45%) Korn
9 8 (0.45%) PL/SQL
9 8 (0.45%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.22%) Perl
10 4 (0.22%) PHP
10 4 (0.22%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.22%) Scala
11 2 (0.11%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (0.11%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 169 (9.50%) Degree
2 73 (4.10%) Security Cleared
3 56 (3.15%) PMI Certification
4 47 (2.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 41 (2.30%) PMP
6 36 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 27 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 27 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
8 26 (1.46%) ISEB
9 20 (1.12%) MOS
10 18 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (0.73%) CISSP
12 11 (0.62%) A+ Certification
12 11 (0.62%) MCP
12 11 (0.62%) DV Cleared
13 9 (0.51%) CISA
14 8 (0.45%) CIMA
14 8 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (0.39%) MCSE
16 6 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.38%) QA
2 40 (2.25%) SLA
3 17 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.84%) P3O
5 9 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.28%) Basel III
7 5 (0.28%) COBIT
8 3 (0.17%) MiFID
8 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.17%) TickIT
8 3 (0.17%) EMIR
8 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.11%) Basel II
9 2 (0.11%) BS25999
10 1 (0.056%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.056%) GAMP
10 1 (0.056%) GMP
10 1 (0.056%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 83 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.22%) vSphere
4 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.17%) XenServer
5 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.056%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.056%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.056%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.056%) SRDF
6 1 (0.056%) XenApp
6 1 (0.056%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.39%) SCCM
3 5 (0.28%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 4 (0.22%) Puppet
4 4 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.056%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.056%) SCOM
6 1 (0.056%) WSUS
6 1 (0.056%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.056%) Netcool
6 1 (0.056%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.056%) Nagios
6 1 (0.056%) AppManager
6 1 (0.056%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.056%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (0.056%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 706 (39.69%) Microsoft
2 135 (7.59%) SAP
3 109 (6.13%) Oracle
4 47 (2.64%) HP
5 46 (2.59%) Lotus
6 35 (1.97%) Adobe
7 29 (1.63%) Business Objects
8 26 (1.46%) IBM
8 26 (1.46%) Citrix
8 26 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
9 25 (1.41%) Cisco
9 25 (1.41%) ServiceNow
10 21 (1.18%) CheckPoint
10 21 (1.18%) Remedy
11 19 (1.07%) VMware
12 16 (0.90%) Google
13 15 (0.84%) Siebel
14 14 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
15 13 (0.73%) Cognos
15 13 (0.73%) Primavera
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