The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 18 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 6 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 3.92% 5.62% 5.36%
As % of the Applications category 24.00% 37.04% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 4
Average daily rate
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£411 £365 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.46% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £308 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £408 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £23.50 £14.59
% change year-on-year
-44.68% +61.06%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Applications Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
25 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 16.34% 15.17% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 22
Average daily rate £405 £385 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% +20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £268 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Retail
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) MS Office
5 4 (30.77%) SAP
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) General Ledger
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 3 (23.08%) Line Management
6 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) ETL
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Legal
7 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
7 2 (15.38%) APMP
7 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (7.69%) Cash Management
8 1 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
8 1 (7.69%) Time Management
8 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) General Ledger
4 2 (15.38%) Legal
5 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Office Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) PMO Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (7.69%) Cash Management
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) APMP
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle