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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 31 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 8 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.87% 5.95% 3.42%
As % of the Applications category 21.05% 32.81% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 1
Average daily rate £313 £81 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+285.80% -76.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £15.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £14.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+22.41% -38.29%
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
38 64 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.62% 18.13% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 13
Average daily rate £288 £81 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+254.93% -67.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 £77 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £275 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 10
Average hourly rate £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £10.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £21.50 £29.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Loughborough - 7 £300 -
MS PowerPoint
East Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (50.00%) MS Office
3 9 (45.00%) Project Management
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) MS Access
4 8 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 7 (35.00%) Strategic Planning
5 7 (35.00%) Performance Management
5 7 (35.00%) Data Quality
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Statistics
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) WPF
8 4 (20.00%) Silverlight
8 4 (20.00%) RIA
8 4 (20.00%) Tableau
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Blend
8 4 (20.00%) IIS
8 4 (20.00%) NHS
8 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) User Experience
9 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
9 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
10 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (95.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MS Access
2 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Silverlight Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) NHS Information Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Project Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior NHS Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior NHS Information Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) UAT Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) NHS Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Silverlight
1 4 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) NHS
2 4 (20.00%) RIA
2 4 (20.00%) Statistics
2 4 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (35.00%) Performance Management
3 7 (35.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) HNC
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (10.00%) TickIT
4 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Tableau