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 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 15 28 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +16
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 31 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.03% 3.45% 0.32%
As % of the Applications category 50.82% 17.24% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £284 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -8.57%
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
61 58 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.74% 20.00% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 13
Average daily rate £150 £225 £168
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £154 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.96 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £9.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £33.80 £16.00
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 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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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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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 +9 18 £350 +23.13%
Kegworth - 6 £120 -
MS PowerPoint
East Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 43 (97.73%) MS Excel
2 35 (79.55%) MS Office
3 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 24 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (50.00%) Degree
6 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (43.18%) ISO 9001
6 19 (43.18%) TickIT
6 19 (43.18%) UML
6 19 (43.18%) V-Model
6 19 (43.18%) Waterfall
7 18 (40.91%) Computer Science
8 16 (36.36%) SQL
9 14 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (29.55%) Logistics
11 12 (27.27%) Finance
11 12 (27.27%) Manufacturing
11 12 (27.27%) C#
11 12 (27.27%) .NET
11 12 (27.27%) Visual Studio
11 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
11 12 (27.27%) Web Services
11 12 (27.27%) Life Science
12 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
13 10 (22.73%) Chartered Engineer
14 8 (18.18%) ITIL
15 7 (15.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 7 (15.91%) Windows
15 7 (15.91%) JIRA
15 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 43 (97.73%) MS Excel
2 35 (79.55%) MS Office
3 6 (13.64%) MS Project
4 4 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
1 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (15.91%) JIRA
2 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
1 12 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 11 (25.00%) Analyst
1 11 (25.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Release Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Configuration Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Silverlight Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Coordinator
4 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.36%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (11.36%) Service Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (11.36%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) IT Support
5 4 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) MI Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (2.27%) ICT Technician
6 1 (2.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.27%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) .NET
1 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
1 12 (27.27%) Web Services
2 6 (13.64%) WPF
2 6 (13.64%) Silverlight
3 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (40.91%) Computer Science
3 12 (27.27%) Life Science
4 6 (13.64%) CMDB
4 6 (13.64%) RIA
4 6 (13.64%) User Experience
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) UML
1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (43.18%) V-Model
1 19 (43.18%) Waterfall
2 14 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (29.55%) Logistics
4 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (18.18%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 5 (11.36%) Service Management
7 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.27%) Change Control
8 1 (2.27%) Line Management
8 1 (2.27%) Coaching
8 1 (2.27%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.09%) VBA
5 3 (6.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Degree
2 10 (22.73%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.27%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (43.18%) ISO 9001
1 19 (43.18%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) Remedy
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) Lotus