The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 28 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 6 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.38% 1.97% 4.87%
As % of the Applications category 12.00% 11.32% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£72 £120 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.41% -35.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £68 £120 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £75 £120 £277
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £9.10 £34.00 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.23% +40.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.10 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -
MS PowerPoint
East Midlands

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

Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
50 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.84% 17.43% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 12
Average daily rate £225 £294 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.40% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £75 £120 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 11
Average hourly rate £10.00 £14.88 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -33.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £9.88 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.51%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
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Job
Vacancies
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MS PowerPoint
East Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 16 (94.12%) MS Excel
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) MS Office
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) ISO 9001
5 6 (35.29%) Remedy
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) Workflow
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle
8 3 (17.65%) MS Project
8 3 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (17.65%) UNIX
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) ISEB
8 3 (17.65%) TickIT
8 3 (17.65%) Change Management
8 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
8 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (11.76%) HNC
9 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
9 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
9 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.76%) Incident Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 16 (94.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (58.82%) MS Office
3 3 (17.65%) MS Project
4 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Service Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support
4 3 (17.65%) UAT Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) UAT Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Author
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Author
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Wiki
2 1 (5.88%) RMADS
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
1 4 (23.53%) Workflow
2 3 (17.65%) Change Management
2 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
2 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (11.76%) HNC
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO 9001
2 3 (17.65%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Remedy
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) HP