The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 12 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 18 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 10.78% 6.54% 0.58%
As % of the Applications category 62.07% 27.78% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £284 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -8.57%
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Leicestershire

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

Applications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 17.37% 23.53% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 8
Average daily rate £350 £284 £118
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% +141.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £225 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.03 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.06%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 23 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (82.61%) MS Office
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 14 (60.87%) Degree
5 13 (56.52%) Computer Science
5 13 (56.52%) TickIT
5 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (56.52%) V-Model
5 13 (56.52%) Waterfall
5 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (56.52%) ISO 9001
5 13 (56.52%) UML
6 12 (52.17%) Manufacturing
6 12 (52.17%) Life Science
7 8 (34.78%) Finance
7 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
7 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
7 8 (34.78%) Web Services
7 8 (34.78%) C#
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) .NET
8 7 (30.43%) Logistics
8 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
9 6 (26.09%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (26.09%) ITIL
10 5 (21.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle
10 5 (21.74%) IIS
10 5 (21.74%) JavaScript

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (21.74%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (82.61%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (21.74%) JIRA
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Blend
2 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (52.17%) Manufacturing
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Lead Software Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Configuration Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Release Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Silverlight Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Configuration Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) ICT Technician
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
1 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
1 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) WPF
2 5 (21.74%) Silverlight
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Computer Science
1 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (52.17%) Life Science
3 5 (21.74%) RIA
3 5 (21.74%) User Experience
4 4 (17.39%) CMDB
5 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) UML
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (56.52%) V-Model
1 13 (56.52%) Waterfall
2 7 (30.43%) Logistics
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C#
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) ISO 9001
1 13 (56.52%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Lotus