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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 66 52 63
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 10 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.19% 0.20% 1.34%
As % of the Applications category 6.80% 1.15% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£424 - £213
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 - £245
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-23.71% +2.94%
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
147 87 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.50% 17.76% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 33 46
Average daily rate £325 £300 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £420 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.92 £14.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.09% -9.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £31.75 £28.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 19 September 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
Watford -4 1 - - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - - 1
Kings Langley - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
MS PowerPoint
East of England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 6 (28.57%) MS Office
4 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
5 5 (23.81%) Time Management
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Data Management
6 4 (19.05%) Planview
7 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) WordPress
7 3 (14.29%) MS Project
7 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (14.29%) Line Management
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) CSS
7 3 (14.29%) MySQL
7 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (14.29%) CRM
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (14.29%) WordPress
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) TPMS
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 3 (14.29%) MS Project
4 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Turkish Language
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Project Planner
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Magento Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Chief Operating Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Planning Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Forecast Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Transition Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML5
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
1 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Time Management
4 4 (19.05%) Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) APMP
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Planview
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Facebook
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter
3 1 (4.76%) CyberSource
3 1 (4.76%) DataCash
3 1 (4.76%) HP