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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 121 124 111
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 891 823 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.77% 1.69% 1.75%
As % of the Applications category 13.58% 13.31% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 501 590
Average daily rate
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£370 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 38 50
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.77 £24.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -5.40%
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
6561 6184 7118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.04% 12.68% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3721 3400 3754
Average daily rate £345 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 658 610 746
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.13 £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +5 454 £375 -6.25% 80
South East +5 182 £370 +13.84% 34
East of England +15 49 £418 -24.09% 8
South West -16 48 £313 -14.67% 18
North West +9 43 £345 +2.22% 11
West Midlands +11 42 £300 -1.63% 7
Yorkshire -5 31 £350 -5.40% 8
East Midlands +18 29 £256 +113.54% 6
North East -29 3 £550 +120.00% 1
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1112 (65.60%) MS Excel
2 651 (38.41%) Microsoft
3 609 (35.93%) Finance
4 600 (35.40%) MS Office
5 447 (26.37%) Project Management
6 441 (26.02%) MS Visio
7 397 (23.42%) MS Project
8 263 (15.52%) Banking
9 251 (14.81%) PRINCE2
10 246 (14.51%) SharePoint
11 193 (11.39%) Degree
12 190 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 156 (9.20%) Change Management
14 155 (9.14%) Windows
15 148 (8.73%) ITIL
16 136 (8.02%) SQL
17 129 (7.61%) SAP
18 124 (7.32%) Telecoms
19 117 (6.90%) Oracle
20 109 (6.43%) Data Analysis
21 106 (6.25%) Marketing
22 104 (6.14%) Risk Management
23 101 (5.96%) Business Analysis
23 101 (5.96%) Retail
24 99 (5.84%) Programme Management
25 93 (5.49%) Management Information System
26 91 (5.37%) Security Cleared
27 89 (5.25%) Active Directory
28 87 (5.13%) Project Planning
29 86 (5.07%) Investment Banking

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 246 (14.51%) SharePoint
2 52 (3.07%) IBM Notes
3 40 (2.36%) CMS
4 19 (1.12%) SAS
4 19 (1.12%) MS Project Server
5 16 (0.94%) Apache
6 15 (0.88%) MS Exchange
7 11 (0.65%) Tomcat
7 11 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 11 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (0.53%) WebLogic
9 8 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (0.41%) IIS
11 6 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
11 6 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.35%) IBM HTTP Server
11 6 (0.35%) Lync
11 6 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1112 (65.60%) MS Excel
2 600 (35.40%) MS Office
3 441 (26.02%) MS Visio
4 397 (23.42%) MS Project
5 61 (3.60%) Spreadsheet
6 46 (2.71%) Photoshop
7 20 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.65%) InDesign
9 10 (0.59%) Adobe After Effects
10 8 (0.47%) Fireworks
10 8 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (0.35%) AutoCAD
11 6 (0.35%) Adobe Captivate
12 5 (0.29%) SPSS
12 5 (0.29%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.24%) CINEMA 4D
14 3 (0.18%) PowerPivot
15 2 (0.12%) Stata
16 1 (0.059%) Pro/ENGINEER
16 1 (0.059%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 11 (0.65%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.59%) CA Clarity
3 9 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.41%) SAP ERP
4 7 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
5 6 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.29%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.24%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.24%) ResourceLink
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 3 (0.18%) Summit
9 2 (0.12%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.53%) SaaS
2 7 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.18%) Force.com
4 2 (0.12%) Office 365
5 1 (0.059%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.059%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.71%) Internet
2 43 (2.54%) Intranet
3 24 (1.42%) LAN
4 19 (1.12%) Firewall
5 18 (1.06%) VPN
6 17 (1.00%) WAN
7 14 (0.83%) Wireless
8 13 (0.77%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.65%) RNC
9 11 (0.65%) LTE
9 11 (0.65%) Radio Access Network
10 10 (0.59%) VoIP
11 9 (0.53%) SAN
11 9 (0.53%) DNS
11 9 (0.53%) 3G
12 8 (0.47%) MPLS
12 8 (0.47%) SSL
12 8 (0.47%) HTTP
13 7 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (0.41%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (3.07%) SQL Server
2 39 (2.30%) MS Access
3 19 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (1.06%) Data Mining
5 16 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (0.77%) Relational Database
7 11 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 10 (0.59%) QlikView
9 9 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (0.47%) MySQL
10 8 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.35%) SAP BW
13 5 (0.29%) SAP BI
13 5 (0.29%) DB2
13 5 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (0.29%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.24%) Cognos Impromptu
14 4 (0.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (1.59%) JIRA
2 12 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (0.53%) Axure RP
4 8 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (0.35%) Toad
5 6 (0.35%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.35%) ProC
6 5 (0.29%) JDeveloper
7 4 (0.24%) ERwin
8 3 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.12%) Subversion
10 1 (0.059%) RequisitePro
10 1 (0.059%) Selenium
10 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (0.059%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.059%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.059%) MSI
10 1 (0.059%) InstallShield
General
1 609 (35.93%) Finance
2 263 (15.52%) Banking
3 124 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 106 (6.25%) Marketing
5 101 (5.96%) Retail
6 86 (5.07%) Investment Banking
7 75 (4.42%) Legal
8 52 (3.07%) Publishing
9 34 (2.01%) Retail Banking
10 28 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 25 (1.47%) Law
11 25 (1.47%) Billing
12 24 (1.42%) Back Office
13 22 (1.30%) Financial Institution
14 19 (1.12%) Front Office
14 19 (1.12%) Advertising
15 16 (0.94%) French Language
16 15 (0.88%) Automotive
17 13 (0.77%) General Ledger
18 10 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 616 (36.34%) Analyst
2 171 (10.09%) Project Manager
3 169 (9.97%) Business Analyst
4 96 (5.66%) PMO Analyst
5 74 (4.37%) Coordinator
6 67 (3.95%) Service Analyst
7 59 (3.48%) Administrator
8 51 (3.01%) Consultant
9 50 (2.95%) Data Analyst
10 49 (2.89%) Support Analyst
11 46 (2.71%) Service Desk Analyst
12 45 (2.65%) Developer
13 43 (2.54%) Project Coordinator
14 37 (2.18%) Project Analyst
15 36 (2.12%) Architect
16 35 (2.06%) Junior
17 33 (1.95%) MI Analyst
17 33 (1.95%) Designer
18 28 (1.65%) Business Manager
19 27 (1.59%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (2.71%) HTML
2 34 (2.01%) XML
3 23 (1.36%) .NET
3 23 (1.36%) CSS
4 21 (1.24%) Web Services
5 11 (0.65%) Middleware
5 11 (0.65%) Flash
5 11 (0.65%) HTML5
6 9 (0.53%) REST
7 8 (0.47%) J2EE
8 7 (0.41%) XHTML
8 7 (0.41%) JSON
9 6 (0.35%) jQuery
9 6 (0.35%) CSS3
9 6 (0.35%) Swing
10 5 (0.29%) JMS
10 5 (0.29%) Ajax
10 5 (0.29%) .NET Framework
11 4 (0.24%) SOAP
11 4 (0.24%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 93 (5.49%) Management Information System
2 34 (2.01%) PMI
3 27 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 26 (1.53%) Statistics
5 24 (1.42%) Credit Risk
6 23 (1.36%) CMDB
7 21 (1.24%) Derivative
8 20 (1.18%) Blackberry
9 17 (1.00%) E-Learning
9 17 (1.00%) Graphic Design
10 15 (0.88%) Wiki
10 15 (0.88%) Social Media
11 14 (0.83%) NHS
12 13 (0.77%) FMCG
13 11 (0.65%) Mathematics
14 9 (0.53%) Data Conversion
14 9 (0.53%) Equities
14 9 (0.53%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.47%) Economics
15 8 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 155 (9.14%) Windows
2 69 (4.07%) Windows XP
3 64 (3.78%) Windows 7
4 40 (2.36%) UNIX
5 29 (1.71%) Linux
6 13 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.41%) Android
9 6 (0.35%) AIX
9 6 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.35%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.24%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.24%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.18%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.18%) Solaris
11 3 (0.18%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.12%) OS/2
13 1 (0.059%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (26.37%) Project Management
2 251 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 190 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 156 (9.20%) Change Management
5 148 (8.73%) ITIL
6 109 (6.43%) Data Analysis
7 104 (6.14%) Risk Management
8 101 (5.96%) Business Analysis
9 99 (5.84%) Programme Management
10 87 (5.13%) Project Planning
11 73 (4.31%) Service Management
12 71 (4.19%) CRM
13 70 (4.13%) Time Management
14 61 (3.60%) Workflow
15 59 (3.48%) Validation
16 56 (3.30%) ERP
17 54 (3.19%) Migration
18 53 (3.13%) Analytics
19 52 (3.07%) Change Control
20 51 (3.01%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (8.02%) SQL
2 59 (3.48%) VBA
3 43 (2.54%) Java
4 25 (1.47%) C
5 19 (1.12%) C#
6 18 (1.06%) JavaScript
7 16 (0.94%) PL/SQL
8 14 (0.83%) VB
9 13 (0.77%) Shell Script
10 8 (0.47%) C++
11 6 (0.35%) Korn
11 6 (0.35%) C-shell
12 5 (0.29%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.29%) Jython
12 5 (0.29%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.29%) Perl
12 5 (0.29%) PHP
13 3 (0.18%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.18%) VBScript
13 3 (0.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 193 (11.39%) Degree
2 91 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 61 (3.60%) SC Cleared
3 61 (3.60%) PMI Certification
4 46 (2.71%) PMP
5 45 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 23 (1.36%) ISEB
6 23 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 18 (1.06%) CISSP
8 18 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (0.83%) MCP
9 14 (0.83%) CISA
10 12 (0.71%) DV Cleared
11 11 (0.65%) CISM
12 10 (0.59%) MCSE
12 10 (0.59%) A+ Certification
13 9 (0.53%) CIMA
14 7 (0.41%) HND
14 7 (0.41%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (4.72%) QA
2 44 (2.60%) SLA
3 25 (1.47%) ISO 9001
4 17 (1.00%) P3O
5 14 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.53%) EMIR
6 9 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
8 6 (0.35%) Basel III
9 5 (0.29%) COBIT
10 3 (0.18%) TickIT
10 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.18%) FATCA
11 2 (0.12%) MiFID
12 1 (0.059%) WCAG
12 1 (0.059%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.059%) Basel II
12 1 (0.059%) CRD IV
12 1 (0.059%) Solvency II
System Software
1 89 (5.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.12%) vSphere
4 1 (0.059%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.059%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.059%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.059%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.059%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.059%) XenApp
4 1 (0.059%) XenServer
4 1 (0.059%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.59%) SCCM
3 7 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.24%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 3 (0.18%) Puppet
5 3 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.059%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.059%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.059%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.059%) MOM
6 1 (0.059%) SCOM
6 1 (0.059%) Netcool
6 1 (0.059%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.059%) Nagios
6 1 (0.059%) AppManager
6 1 (0.059%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.059%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.059%) WSUS
6 1 (0.059%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 651 (38.41%) Microsoft
2 129 (7.61%) SAP
3 117 (6.90%) Oracle
4 53 (3.13%) Lotus
5 42 (2.48%) Adobe
6 37 (2.18%) HP
7 35 (2.06%) ServiceNow
8 29 (1.71%) Business Objects
8 29 (1.71%) Remedy
9 27 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
10 21 (1.24%) Citrix
11 18 (1.06%) IBM
12 16 (0.94%) PeopleSoft
12 16 (0.94%) Cognos
12 16 (0.94%) Google
13 15 (0.88%) Siebel
13 15 (0.88%) Cisco
13 15 (0.88%) CheckPoint
14 13 (0.77%) Avaya
15 12 (0.71%) JBoss
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