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 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 41 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 16 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.42% 0.80% 0.76%
As % of the Applications category 17.78% 4.76% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Average daily rate
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£390 £390 £224
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +74.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £390 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £390 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £317
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.00 -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
90 105 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.62% 16.72% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 57
Average daily rate £350 £325 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £160 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £416 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 12
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.10 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.82%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 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
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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
Rickmansworth - 7 £438 -
Watford - 2 £400 -
Welwyn Garden City +2 1 £390 -
Stevenage - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - -
MS PowerPoint
East of England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 15 (51.72%) Data Management
1 15 (51.72%) Project Planning
1 15 (51.72%) Portfolio Management
2 12 (41.38%) Project Management
3 11 (37.93%) Programme Management
4 9 (31.03%) Finance
4 9 (31.03%) Planview
4 9 (31.03%) Resource Management
5 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
7 5 (17.24%) MS Office
7 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.79%) MS Project
9 3 (10.34%) Change Management
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.34%) ITIL
9 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
9 3 (10.34%) CRM
10 2 (6.90%) Web Development
10 2 (6.90%) Degree
10 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Windows
10 2 (6.90%) SQL
10 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
11 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
11 1 (3.45%) Workflow
11 1 (3.45%) CMS
11 1 (3.45%) VMware
11 1 (3.45%) Clustering

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) TPMS
1 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
2 5 (17.24%) MS Office
3 4 (13.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
1 1 (3.45%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Resource Manager
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Project Planner
3 3 (10.34%) Portfolio Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Engagement Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (3.45%) Change Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) jQuery
1 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Clustering
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.45%) FMCG
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
2 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Data Management
1 15 (51.72%) Project Planning
1 15 (51.72%) Portfolio Management
2 12 (41.38%) Project Management
3 11 (37.93%) Programme Management
4 9 (31.03%) Resource Management
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.45%) Workflow
8 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Service Management
8 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) APMP
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Planview
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.45%) CyberSource
3 1 (3.45%) DataCash