The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 39 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.32% 2.08% 0.60%
As % of the Applications category 8.33% 14.29% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £323 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +9.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £321 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.76 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +16.66%
MS PowerPoint
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Applications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
48 42 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.79% 14.53% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 23
Average daily rate £200 £320 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +56.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £175 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £494 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 35
Average hourly rate £22.34 £24.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.83% +28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £10.90 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.20 £24.50 £45.00
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 Kent

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Kent

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent 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
Canterbury - - - -
Folkestone - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
West Malling - - - -
Whitstable - - - -
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Social Network
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Intranet
5 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Statistics
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) CMDB
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Logistics
6 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
6 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) ISEB

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Spotfire
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Project Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Lead
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Social Network
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Product Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Entry
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects