The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 38 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 15 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.49% 1.87% 0.64%
As % of the Applications category 18.52% 10.64% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £243 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £28.25 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
MS PowerPoint
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
81 94 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.84% 17.57% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 15
Average daily rate £250 £400 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £114 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 21
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.73 £36.73 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.63%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Essex region.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Essex region.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Colchester +1 5 £250 - 1
Harlow - 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 £215 -
Loughton - - - -
MS PowerPoint
East of England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
3 9 (42.86%) MS Project
3 9 (42.86%) MS Office
4 8 (38.10%) Change Control
5 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (23.81%) Change Management
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle
6 5 (23.81%) UNIX
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
8 3 (14.29%) iSeries
8 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
8 3 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
8 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 3 (14.29%) AS400
8 3 (14.29%) Workflow
8 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
8 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (14.29%) MS Access
8 3 (14.29%) Solaris
8 3 (14.29%) IBM

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (42.86%) MS Project
2 9 (42.86%) MS Office
3 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
4 2 (9.52%) Acrobat
5 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MS Access
2 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Automotive
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Coordinator
3 4 (19.05%) Project Coordinator
3 4 (19.05%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Project Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) Flash
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) AS400
2 3 (14.29%) iSeries
3 2 (9.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Solaris
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) AIX
3 2 (9.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) Change Control
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
6 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 3 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.52%) Release Management
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.76%) SOA
8 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.76%) Information Management
8 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) IBM
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) BMC
3 3 (14.29%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) Adobe
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