The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 50 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 11 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.63% 0.66% 2.94%
As % of the Applications category 9.82% 3.85% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 13
Average daily rate
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£375 - £225
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 - £272
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -19.23%
Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
112 104 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.59% 17.13% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 54 52
Average daily rate £300 £280 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £144 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £420 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 12 24
Average hourly rate £11.50 £21.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.51% +65.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £9.00 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £36.35 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS PowerPoint
East of England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
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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
Watford -1 2 £250 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £350 -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
MS PowerPoint
East of England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (40.00%) MS Office
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (30.00%) A+ Certification
5 9 (30.00%) MCSE
5 9 (30.00%) MCP
5 9 (30.00%) Project Planning
6 7 (23.33%) Planview
6 7 (23.33%) Data Management
7 6 (20.00%) Finance
7 6 (20.00%) Project Management
7 6 (20.00%) Resource Management
8 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
9 4 (13.33%) MS Project
9 4 (13.33%) Time Management
10 3 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (10.00%) Change Management
11 2 (6.67%) Back Office
11 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
11 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
11 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
11 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 2 (6.67%) IT Governance
11 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 2 (6.67%) CRM
11 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (6.67%) WordPress
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (13.33%) MS Project
4 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) International Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 9 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
1 9 (30.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 9 (30.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Forecast Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Project Planner
6 1 (3.33%) Project Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Project Office Support
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) CSS3
2 1 (3.33%) DOM
2 1 (3.33%) JSON
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 9 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 7 (23.33%) Data Management
4 6 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) IT Governance
7 2 (6.67%) Change Control
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) MCP
1 9 (30.00%) MCSE
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (30.00%) A+ Certification
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Planview
3 1 (3.33%) Facebook
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) SAP