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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 29 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 11 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.65% - 3.19%
As % of the Applications category 23.91% - 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Average daily rate
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£316 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.48% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -19.23%
Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
46 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.28% 8.50% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 4
Average daily rate £250 £143 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% -52.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 8
Average hourly rate £11.71 £11.69 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.19% -70.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £17.95 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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Leicester - 10 £316 -
MS PowerPoint
East Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (91.30%) MS Excel
2 18 (78.26%) MS Office
3 14 (60.87%) ISO 9001
4 13 (56.52%) SQL
5 12 (52.17%) Oracle
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 11 (47.83%) TickIT
7 7 (30.43%) Degree
7 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
7 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
7 7 (30.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (30.43%) UNIX
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
8 6 (26.09%) ISEB
8 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
8 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (21.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (21.74%) Analytics
9 5 (21.74%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (21.74%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (21.74%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
9 5 (21.74%) Finance
9 5 (21.74%) Migration
9 5 (21.74%) HTTP
9 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (21.74%) HTTPS

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (91.30%) MS Excel
2 18 (78.26%) MS Office
3 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
4 2 (8.70%) MS Project
5 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) HTTP
1 5 (21.74%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Star Schema
1 5 (21.74%) OLAP
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) International Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Test Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) UAT Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) UAT Test Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) OBIEE Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) MI Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) UNIX
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
1 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Analytics
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (26.09%) ISEB
3 2 (8.70%) HNC
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) ISO 9001
2 11 (47.83%) TickIT
3 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Avaya
2 1 (4.35%) Genesys
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com