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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 128 121 130
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 810 807 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.70% 1.75% 1.59%
As % of the Applications category 14.24% 12.99% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 453 381
Average daily rate
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£345 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £318 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 48 69
Average hourly rate £26.25 £17.48 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.21% +2.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £9.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.77 £72.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.30 £14.75 £14.68
% change year-on-year
+37.61% +0.47%
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
5687 6214 5514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.91% 13.44% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3193 3295 2872
Average daily rate £345 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £138 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 547 576 643
Average hourly rate £15.73 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £36.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 3 March 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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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 -44 337 £375 +3.44% 79
South East 0 195 £325 -2.25% 44
North West +45 88 £310 -6.76% 30
Yorkshire -3 50 £404 +40.60% 18
West Midlands +1 40 £260 -30.66% 11
East of England +11 32 £275 -29.48% 9
South West -18 27 £335 +4.68% 9
East Midlands -24 23 £81 -61.42% 7
North East +3 11 £400 +96.31% 2
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1153 (67.23%) MS Excel
2 734 (42.80%) Microsoft
3 626 (36.50%) MS Office
3 626 (36.50%) Finance
4 439 (25.60%) Project Management
5 424 (24.72%) MS Visio
6 408 (23.79%) MS Project
7 292 (17.03%) Analytical Skills
8 240 (13.99%) SharePoint
8 240 (13.99%) Banking
9 229 (13.35%) PRINCE2
10 202 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 186 (10.85%) Degree
12 163 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
13 145 (8.45%) Telecoms
14 144 (8.40%) SQL
15 137 (7.99%) ITIL
16 131 (7.64%) Windows
17 123 (7.17%) SAP
17 123 (7.17%) Data Analysis
18 113 (6.59%) Retail
19 111 (6.47%) Change Management
20 105 (6.12%) Business Analysis
21 104 (6.06%) Oracle
22 101 (5.89%) Programme Management
23 100 (5.83%) SQL Server
24 97 (5.66%) Marketing
25 96 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
26 92 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
27 88 (5.13%) Risk Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 240 (13.99%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.34%) MS Project Server
3 22 (1.28%) SAS
4 21 (1.22%) IBM Notes
5 15 (0.87%) Confluence
6 11 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 11 (0.64%) IIS
7 10 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (0.52%) Lync
8 9 (0.52%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.52%) MS Exchange
9 8 (0.47%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
10 6 (0.35%) CMS
11 5 (0.29%) Apache
11 5 (0.29%) ArcGIS
12 4 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
13 3 (0.17%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1153 (67.23%) MS Excel
2 626 (36.50%) MS Office
3 424 (24.72%) MS Visio
4 408 (23.79%) MS Project
5 92 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
6 20 (1.17%) Photoshop
7 15 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
8 13 (0.76%) SPSS
9 12 (0.70%) AutoCAD
10 10 (0.58%) Acrobat
11 8 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
11 8 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 6 (0.35%) CINEMA 4D
12 6 (0.35%) InDesign
13 5 (0.29%) Open Workbench
14 4 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
14 4 (0.23%) InfoPath
15 2 (0.12%) Simulink
15 2 (0.12%) Stateflow
15 2 (0.12%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 20 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.41%) SAP ERP
6 6 (0.35%) Maximo
7 5 (0.29%) CA PPM
7 5 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (0.29%) SAP GRC
7 5 (0.29%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.29%) IntelliMatch
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.17%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.17%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.17%) HFM
10 2 (0.12%) Teamcenter
10 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
10 2 (0.12%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.17%) SaaS
2 3 (0.17%) Taleo
2 3 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.12%) Office 365
4 1 (0.058%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.058%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.69%) HTTP
2 28 (1.63%) Intranet
3 27 (1.57%) Internet
4 20 (1.17%) LAN
5 19 (1.11%) WAN
6 17 (0.99%) SAN
7 14 (0.82%) VPN
7 14 (0.82%) Firewall
8 13 (0.76%) Wireless
9 11 (0.64%) LTE
9 11 (0.64%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.64%) VoIP
10 10 (0.58%) Radio Access Network
10 10 (0.58%) VLAN
11 9 (0.52%) HSPA
11 9 (0.52%) DHCP
11 9 (0.52%) GPRS
11 9 (0.52%) GSM
11 9 (0.52%) DNS
12 8 (0.47%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 45 (2.62%) MS Access
3 31 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
8 13 (0.76%) QlikView
9 12 (0.70%) Big Data
9 12 (0.70%) Relational Database
9 12 (0.70%) Data Mining
10 11 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 8 (0.47%) SAP BW
12 7 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (0.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 6 (0.35%) Base SAS
13 6 (0.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 6 (0.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (1.81%) JIRA
2 29 (1.69%) Visual Studio
3 12 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (0.23%) Subversion
6 2 (0.12%) Maven
6 2 (0.12%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.12%) NUnit
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.12%) Selenium
6 2 (0.12%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.12%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.12%) ERwin
6 2 (0.12%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.12%) Ant
6 2 (0.12%) Toad
6 2 (0.12%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.12%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.12%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 626 (36.50%) Finance
2 240 (13.99%) Banking
3 145 (8.45%) Telecoms
4 113 (6.59%) Retail
5 97 (5.66%) Marketing
6 84 (4.90%) Investment Banking
7 68 (3.97%) Legal
8 44 (2.57%) Publishing
9 39 (2.27%) Manufacturing
10 25 (1.46%) Front Office
10 25 (1.46%) Retail Banking
11 24 (1.40%) Financial Institution
12 21 (1.22%) Advertising
12 21 (1.22%) Law
13 20 (1.17%) Automotive
14 18 (1.05%) Billing
15 17 (0.99%) French Language
15 17 (0.99%) German Language
16 16 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
16 16 (0.93%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 604 (35.22%) Analyst
2 196 (11.43%) Project Manager
3 175 (10.20%) Business Analyst
4 96 (5.60%) Data Analyst
5 81 (4.72%) PMO Analyst
6 76 (4.43%) Coordinator
7 69 (4.02%) Administrator
8 64 (3.73%) Developer
9 51 (2.97%) Microsoft Specialist
10 43 (2.51%) Service Analyst
11 41 (2.39%) Architect
12 40 (2.33%) Project Coordinator
13 39 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
14 38 (2.22%) Consultant
14 38 (2.22%) Support Analyst
15 37 (2.16%) PMO Manager
16 35 (2.04%) Author
16 35 (2.04%) Technical Author
17 34 (1.98%) Applications Specialist
18 31 (1.81%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (3.21%) .NET
2 45 (2.62%) HTML
3 41 (2.39%) Web Services
4 35 (2.04%) XML
5 30 (1.75%) REST
6 27 (1.57%) JSON
7 26 (1.52%) .NET Framework
8 23 (1.34%) CSS
9 19 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
10 13 (0.76%) HTML5
11 11 (0.64%) Flash
12 10 (0.58%) jQuery
13 9 (0.52%) ASP.NET
14 7 (0.41%) J2EE
14 7 (0.41%) Middleware
15 6 (0.35%) CSS3
16 5 (0.29%) Ajax
16 5 (0.29%) JSP
16 5 (0.29%) XSLT
16 5 (0.29%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 292 (17.03%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 65 (3.79%) E-Learning
4 48 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 23 (1.34%) NHS
6 21 (1.22%) PMI
7 20 (1.17%) Statistics
7 20 (1.17%) Visualisation
8 19 (1.11%) User Experience
9 18 (1.05%) Blackberry
10 17 (0.99%) Derivative
10 17 (0.99%) Mathematics
11 16 (0.93%) Life Science
11 16 (0.93%) Credit Risk
12 13 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
12 13 (0.76%) Graphic Design
13 11 (0.64%) Social Media
14 10 (0.58%) FMCG
15 9 (0.52%) GIS
15 9 (0.52%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 131 (7.64%) Windows
2 41 (2.39%) Windows 7
3 39 (2.27%) Windows XP
4 38 (2.22%) UNIX
5 17 (0.99%) Android
6 16 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 14 (0.82%) Linux
7 14 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (0.64%) Windows 8
8 11 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.58%) Solaris
10 5 (0.29%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.23%) AIX
11 4 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.12%) HPUX
13 2 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.058%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (25.60%) Project Management
2 229 (13.35%) PRINCE2
3 202 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 163 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
5 137 (7.99%) ITIL
6 123 (7.17%) Data Analysis
7 111 (6.47%) Change Management
8 105 (6.12%) Business Analysis
9 101 (5.89%) Programme Management
10 96 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
11 88 (5.13%) Risk Management
12 81 (4.72%) Service Delivery
13 80 (4.66%) Service Management
13 80 (4.66%) Project Planning
14 73 (4.26%) Change Control
15 70 (4.08%) Time Management
16 61 (3.56%) Data Modelling
17 60 (3.50%) UML
18 57 (3.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 57 (3.32%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (8.40%) SQL
2 55 (3.21%) Java
2 55 (3.21%) VBA
3 37 (2.16%) C#
4 25 (1.46%) VB
5 23 (1.34%) JavaScript
6 13 (0.76%) T-SQL
7 10 (0.58%) PL/SQL
8 7 (0.41%) C
8 7 (0.41%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.23%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.23%) VB.NET
9 4 (0.23%) Objective-C
9 4 (0.23%) Jython
10 3 (0.17%) PHP
10 3 (0.17%) Python
10 3 (0.17%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.12%) R
11 2 (0.12%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.12%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 186 (10.85%) Degree
2 81 (4.72%) Security Cleared
3 57 (3.32%) PMI Certification
4 52 (3.03%) VCP4
5 44 (2.57%) SC Cleared
6 38 (2.22%) PMP
7 27 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 23 (1.34%) ISEB
9 18 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 17 (0.99%) MOS
11 16 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (0.82%) A+ Certification
12 14 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (0.82%) CIMA
13 13 (0.76%) DV Cleared
14 12 (0.70%) ACCA
14 12 (0.70%) MCP
15 9 (0.52%) MCSE
16 8 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (0.47%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.73%) QA
2 31 (1.81%) SLA
3 14 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.47%) Solvency II
5 8 (0.47%) EMIR
6 7 (0.41%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (0.35%) P3O
8 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.23%) COBIT
9 4 (0.23%) Basel II
10 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 3 (0.17%) Basel III
11 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.12%) GAMP
11 2 (0.12%) GMP
11 2 (0.12%) MiFID
11 2 (0.12%) BS25999
11 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.23%) vSphere
4 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.12%) XenServer
6 1 (0.058%) SRDF
6 1 (0.058%) vCloud
6 1 (0.058%) XenApp
6 1 (0.058%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.23%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.17%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.17%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.12%) SCCM
5 2 (0.12%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.058%) Puppet
6 1 (0.058%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.058%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.058%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.058%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (0.058%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.058%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 734 (42.80%) Microsoft
2 123 (7.17%) SAP
3 104 (6.06%) Oracle
4 49 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 48 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
6 47 (2.74%) Citrix
7 44 (2.57%) Remedy
8 32 (1.87%) Cisco
9 31 (1.81%) VMware
10 29 (1.69%) Adobe
11 28 (1.63%) HP
12 26 (1.52%) Lotus
13 25 (1.46%) IBM
14 19 (1.11%) Tableau
15 15 (0.87%) CheckPoint
16 12 (0.70%) Cognos
17 11 (0.64%) Dell
17 11 (0.64%) Planview
17 11 (0.64%) ServiceNow
18 10 (0.58%) BMC
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