The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Leicester 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 19 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 10 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 6.21% - 4.27%
As % of the Applications category 30.30% - 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Average daily rate
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£316 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -19.23%
Applications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
33 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 20.50% 12.96% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 3
Average daily rate £300 £116 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+158.06% -61.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -71.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS PowerPoint
Leicestershire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (90.00%) MS Office
3 14 (70.00%) ISO 9001
4 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) Oracle
5 11 (55.00%) TickIT
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (35.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (35.00%) UNIX
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 7 (35.00%) Linux
7 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Degree
8 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (30.00%) ISEB
9 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
9 5 (25.00%) HTTP
9 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (25.00%) HTTPS
9 5 (25.00%) Star Schema
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) OLAP
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (25.00%) Migration
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (25.00%) Analytics
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle ODI

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 19 (95.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (90.00%) MS Office
3 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
1 5 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Star Schema
1 5 (25.00%) OLAP
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) UAT Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (25.00%) OBIEE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Officer
6 1 (5.00%) Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) UNIX
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
1 6 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) HNC
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (70.00%) ISO 9001
2 11 (55.00%) TickIT
3 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) HP