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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 30 44 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 10 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.51% 0.33% 3.66%
As % of the Applications category 17.86% 3.45% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Average daily rate
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£284 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -5.40%
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
56 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.65% 9.51% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 4
Average daily rate £225 £168 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -44.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 12
Average hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -69.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +14 10 £284 -
MS PowerPoint
East Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (66.67%) MS Office
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) ISO 9001
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) ISEB
7 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (20.00%) TickIT
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) MS Project
8 2 (13.33%) HNC
8 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
9 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
9 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
9 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (66.67%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) MS Project
3 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) International Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Author
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Author
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Report Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Wiki
3 1 (6.67%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (13.33%) HNC
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (20.00%) TickIT
3 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Genesys
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
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