The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Leicestershire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 33 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 13 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.64% 4.05% 2.73%
As % of the Applications category 20.31% 23.68% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £280 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £375 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £375 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £317
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +131.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.59 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+54.21% -16.62%
Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
64 38 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.93% 17.12% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 12
Average daily rate £225 £345 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +72.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £150 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £441 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 11
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.32 £13.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £40.00 £10.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
MS PowerPoint
East Midlands

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -11 10 £350 - 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
MS PowerPoint
East Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 19 (95.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (70.00%) MS Office
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Oracle
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (50.00%) MS Visio
5 10 (50.00%) TickIT
5 10 (50.00%) ISO 9001
6 9 (45.00%) Data Analysis
7 8 (40.00%) Finance
7 8 (40.00%) Degree
8 6 (30.00%) Change Management
8 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (30.00%) UNIX
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (25.00%) Analytics
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 5 (25.00%) OLAP
9 5 (25.00%) HTTP
9 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (25.00%) HTTPS

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (95.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (70.00%) MS Office
3 10 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 5 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
1 5 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (25.00%) OLAP
1 5 (25.00%) Star Schema
2 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Bid Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) MI Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) Change Management
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Analytics
3 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) TickIT
1 10 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Avaya
2 1 (5.00%) Genesys
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.00%) SAP