The first table below looks at the demand for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Knutsford 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 14 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.39% 3.75% 1.37%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 30.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £278 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -17.14%
Applications Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 20.34% 12.50% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate £278 £223 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.80% +78.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS PowerPoint
Cheshire

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) GIAC
1 2 (50.00%) CISA
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle