The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 66 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 13 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.56% 0.19% 1.68%
As % of the Applications category 8.90% 1.09% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £390 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £390 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.76 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +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 Hertfordshire region.

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
146 92 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.49% 17.42% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 37 44
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £158 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 28
Average hourly rate £16.20 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.60% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £32.50 £25.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.45%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(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
Rickmansworth - 2 £375 -
Watford - 2 £400 - 5
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - - 2
Kings Langley - - - -
Stevenage - - - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 1
Baldock - - - -
MS PowerPoint
East of England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (52.17%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) Programme Management
3 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
3 8 (34.78%) Project Planning
4 7 (30.43%) Planview
4 7 (30.43%) Data Management
4 7 (30.43%) Degree
5 6 (26.09%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (21.74%) Time Management
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) MS Project
7 3 (13.04%) MySQL
7 3 (13.04%) HTML
7 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.04%) CRM
7 3 (13.04%) CSS
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Change Management
7 3 (13.04%) WordPress
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5
7 3 (13.04%) Line Management
8 2 (8.70%) Mentoring

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (13.04%) WordPress
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) TPMS
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
2 5 (21.74%) MS Office
3 3 (13.04%) MS Project
4 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Project Planner
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Engagement Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Magento Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Chief Operating Officer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Planning Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Communications Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) DOM
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) FMCG
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
1 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) Programme Management
3 8 (34.78%) Project Planning
4 7 (30.43%) Data Management
5 6 (26.09%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (21.74%) Time Management
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Line Management
7 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Change Management
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.04%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
8 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) IT Governance
8 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) PHP
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) APMP
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Planview
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) CyberSource
3 1 (4.35%) DataCash