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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 115 130 126
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 943 798 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.80% 1.65% 1.59%
As % of the Applications category 13.63% 13.11% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 476 526
Average daily rate
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£370 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £201 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 29 50
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £11.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £22.45 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-23.71% +2.94%
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
6918 6086 6897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.24% 12.62% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3882 3359 3662
Average daily rate £343 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.48% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 695 592 717
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.36 £10.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £26.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +12 468 £375 -6.25% 69
South East +28 186 £363 +0.69% 41
North West +11 52 £308 -5.23% 17
South West -25 49 £315 -13.10% 14
East of England +9 40 £430 -21.81% 18
West Midlands -6 40 £288 -2.70% 11
East Midlands +23 33 £238 +97.91% 10
Yorkshire -11 27 £350 - 8
North East -41 5 £500 +66.66%
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1152 (65.90%) MS Excel
2 690 (39.47%) Microsoft
3 640 (36.61%) MS Office
4 609 (34.84%) Finance
5 454 (25.97%) Project Management
6 439 (25.11%) MS Visio
7 419 (23.97%) MS Project
8 267 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
9 256 (14.65%) PRINCE2
10 253 (14.47%) SharePoint
11 246 (14.07%) Banking
12 188 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 181 (10.35%) Degree
14 178 (10.18%) Windows
15 161 (9.21%) Change Management
16 142 (8.12%) ITIL
17 136 (7.78%) SAP
18 133 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
19 132 (7.55%) SQL
20 119 (6.81%) Telecoms
21 114 (6.52%) Oracle
22 110 (6.29%) Data Analysis
23 100 (5.72%) Risk Management
24 98 (5.61%) Retail
24 98 (5.61%) Spreadsheet
25 97 (5.55%) Marketing
25 97 (5.55%) Programme Management
26 95 (5.43%) Business Analysis
27 91 (5.21%) Investment Banking
27 91 (5.21%) Management Information System

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (14.47%) SharePoint
2 48 (2.75%) IBM Notes
3 35 (2.00%) CMS
4 20 (1.14%) MS Project Server
4 20 (1.14%) Apache
5 18 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 17 (0.97%) SAS
7 15 (0.86%) IIS
7 15 (0.86%) Tomcat
8 14 (0.80%) MS Exchange
8 14 (0.80%) WebLogic
9 10 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
10 9 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (0.46%) Confluence
12 7 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.34%) Lync
13 6 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1152 (65.90%) MS Excel
2 640 (36.61%) MS Office
3 439 (25.11%) MS Visio
4 419 (23.97%) MS Project
5 98 (5.61%) Spreadsheet
6 50 (2.86%) Photoshop
7 21 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 12 (0.69%) InDesign
9 10 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
10 8 (0.46%) Fireworks
10 8 (0.46%) AutoCAD
11 6 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (0.34%) Adobe Captivate
12 5 (0.29%) SPSS
12 5 (0.29%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.23%) PowerPivot
13 4 (0.23%) CINEMA 4D
14 2 (0.11%) Stata
15 1 (0.057%) FrameMaker
15 1 (0.057%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 11 (0.63%) Google Analytics
1 11 (0.63%) SAP ERP
2 10 (0.57%) CA Clarity
2 10 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.34%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.23%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.23%) ResourceLink
6 4 (0.23%) Maximo
7 3 (0.17%) Summit
7 3 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.51%) SaaS
2 6 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.17%) Force.com
3 3 (0.17%) Office 365
4 1 (0.057%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.057%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.057%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.69%) Intranet
2 45 (2.57%) Internet
3 28 (1.60%) LAN
4 24 (1.37%) Firewall
5 22 (1.26%) WAN
6 20 (1.14%) VPN
7 14 (0.80%) SSL
8 13 (0.74%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.69%) SAN
10 11 (0.63%) Wireless
10 11 (0.63%) HTTP
10 11 (0.63%) VoIP
11 10 (0.57%) MPLS
11 10 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
12 9 (0.51%) LTE
13 7 (0.40%) 3G
13 7 (0.40%) DNS
14 6 (0.34%) Broadband
14 6 (0.34%) 2G
15 5 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (3.20%) SQL Server
2 37 (2.12%) MS Access
3 18 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (0.86%) Data Mining
6 14 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 11 (0.63%) QlikView
8 10 (0.57%) SAP BW
9 8 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (0.46%) SAP BI
10 7 (0.40%) MySQL
11 5 (0.29%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.23%) Big Data
12 4 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.23%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.23%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 34 (1.95%) JIRA
2 10 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (0.40%) Axure RP
4 6 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (0.34%) Toad
4 6 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.29%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.29%) JDeveloper
6 4 (0.23%) ERwin
7 3 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.057%) RequisitePro
9 1 (0.057%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.057%) Selenium
9 1 (0.057%) LSMW
9 1 (0.057%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.057%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.057%) Cucumber
General
1 609 (34.84%) Finance
2 246 (14.07%) Banking
3 119 (6.81%) Telecoms
4 98 (5.61%) Retail
5 97 (5.55%) Marketing
6 91 (5.21%) Investment Banking
7 72 (4.12%) Legal
8 53 (3.03%) Publishing
9 35 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 31 (1.77%) Billing
10 31 (1.77%) Retail Banking
11 24 (1.37%) Law
12 22 (1.26%) Back Office
13 20 (1.14%) Financial Institution
14 19 (1.09%) French Language
15 18 (1.03%) Advertising
15 18 (1.03%) Automotive
16 14 (0.80%) Front Office
17 13 (0.74%) General Ledger
18 12 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 616 (35.24%) Analyst
2 185 (10.58%) Project Manager
3 161 (9.21%) Business Analyst
4 93 (5.32%) PMO Analyst
5 75 (4.29%) Coordinator
6 70 (4.00%) Service Analyst
7 63 (3.60%) Administrator
8 55 (3.15%) Data Analyst
9 48 (2.75%) Service Desk Analyst
10 47 (2.69%) Project Coordinator
10 47 (2.69%) Consultant
11 46 (2.63%) Developer
12 45 (2.57%) Support Analyst
13 40 (2.29%) Architect
14 39 (2.23%) Microsoft Specialist
14 39 (2.23%) Junior
15 36 (2.06%) Project Analyst
16 34 (1.95%) MI Analyst
17 30 (1.72%) Designer
18 29 (1.66%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (2.97%) HTML
2 28 (1.60%) XML
3 27 (1.54%) .NET
4 26 (1.49%) CSS
5 21 (1.20%) Web Services
6 12 (0.69%) Flash
6 12 (0.69%) Middleware
7 10 (0.57%) REST
8 9 (0.51%) HTML5
8 9 (0.51%) JMS
9 8 (0.46%) JSON
9 8 (0.46%) jQuery
10 7 (0.40%) XHTML
11 6 (0.34%) SOAP
12 5 (0.29%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.29%) CSS3
13 4 (0.23%) Ajax
13 4 (0.23%) YUI
13 4 (0.23%) WSDL
14 3 (0.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 267 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (5.21%) Management Information System
3 52 (2.97%) E-Learning
4 28 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 27 (1.54%) Statistics
5 27 (1.54%) PMI
6 22 (1.26%) Blackberry
7 21 (1.20%) Credit Risk
8 19 (1.09%) User Experience
9 18 (1.03%) NHS
10 17 (0.97%) Social Media
11 16 (0.92%) CMDB
12 15 (0.86%) FMCG
12 15 (0.86%) Derivative
12 15 (0.86%) Graphic Design
13 14 (0.80%) Wiki
14 13 (0.74%) Mathematics
15 10 (0.57%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.51%) Mobile App
16 9 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 178 (10.18%) Windows
2 72 (4.12%) Windows XP
3 69 (3.95%) Windows 7
4 32 (1.83%) UNIX
5 29 (1.66%) Linux
6 16 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.46%) Android
11 7 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.34%) Windows 2000
12 6 (0.34%) AIX
13 5 (0.29%) Windows NT
14 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.23%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.17%) Solaris
15 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.11%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (25.97%) Project Management
2 256 (14.65%) PRINCE2
3 188 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 161 (9.21%) Change Management
5 142 (8.12%) ITIL
6 133 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
7 110 (6.29%) Data Analysis
8 100 (5.72%) Risk Management
9 97 (5.55%) Programme Management
10 95 (5.43%) Business Analysis
11 86 (4.92%) Project Planning
12 75 (4.29%) CRM
13 73 (4.18%) Service Management
14 66 (3.78%) Workflow
15 64 (3.66%) Validation
16 63 (3.60%) ERP
16 63 (3.60%) Time Management
17 55 (3.15%) Analytics
18 54 (3.09%) Change Control
19 51 (2.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 132 (7.55%) SQL
2 66 (3.78%) VBA
3 39 (2.23%) Java
4 21 (1.20%) C
5 20 (1.14%) C#
6 18 (1.03%) JavaScript
7 17 (0.97%) VB
8 11 (0.63%) PL/SQL
9 9 (0.51%) Jython
10 8 (0.46%) Korn
10 8 (0.46%) C-shell
10 8 (0.46%) Bash Shell
10 8 (0.46%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.34%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.29%) Perl
13 4 (0.23%) Scala
13 4 (0.23%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.23%) PHP
14 2 (0.11%) SAS Macro
14 2 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 181 (10.35%) Degree
2 89 (5.09%) Security Cleared
3 54 (3.09%) PMI Certification
4 53 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 50 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 43 (2.46%) PMP
7 23 (1.32%) ISEB
7 23 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 19 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (0.86%) CISSP
11 14 (0.80%) DV Cleared
12 12 (0.69%) MOS
12 12 (0.69%) MCP
13 11 (0.63%) CISA
14 9 (0.51%) CIMA
14 9 (0.51%) A+ Certification
15 8 (0.46%) MCSE
15 8 (0.46%) CISM
16 7 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (4.63%) QA
2 38 (2.17%) SLA
3 19 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.86%) P3O
5 11 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.29%) COBIT
9 4 (0.23%) Basel III
9 4 (0.23%) EMIR
9 4 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.17%) TickIT
10 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.17%) MiFID
11 1 (0.057%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.057%) Basel II
11 1 (0.057%) WCAG
11 1 (0.057%) FINREP
11 1 (0.057%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.057%) Solvency II
System Software
1 88 (5.03%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.23%) vSphere
4 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.17%) XenServer
5 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.057%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.057%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.057%) SRDF
6 1 (0.057%) XenApp
6 1 (0.057%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.057%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.46%) SCCM
3 7 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.29%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 4 (0.23%) Puppet
5 4 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.057%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.057%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (0.057%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.057%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.057%) AppManager
6 1 (0.057%) Nagios
6 1 (0.057%) Netcool
6 1 (0.057%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.057%) SCOM
6 1 (0.057%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.057%) WSUS
6 1 (0.057%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.057%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 690 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 136 (7.78%) SAP
3 114 (6.52%) Oracle
4 49 (2.80%) Lotus
5 44 (2.52%) HP
6 36 (2.06%) Adobe
7 34 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (1.72%) ServiceNow
8 30 (1.72%) Business Objects
9 28 (1.60%) IBM
9 28 (1.60%) Remedy
10 26 (1.49%) Citrix
11 22 (1.26%) Cisco
12 18 (1.03%) CheckPoint
13 17 (0.97%) VMware
14 16 (0.92%) Google
14 16 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
15 15 (0.86%) Siebel
16 14 (0.80%) Cognos
16 14 (0.80%) Avaya
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
England
Aimhire Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Kelly Services-Uk
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: 3 days ago