The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 36 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.28% 1.68% 1.20%
As % of the Applications category 12.90% 8.33% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £404 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +7.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £14.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+13.55% -6.34%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Applications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
31 36 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.90% 20.11% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 14
Average daily rate £218 £404 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.09% -5.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £238 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £410 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.26% -

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Liverpool region.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Liverpool region.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) DB2
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) REXX
2 5 (50.00%) zOS
2 5 (50.00%) JCL
3 4 (40.00%) OLTP
3 4 (40.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) OMEGAMON
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) CICS
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) DB2
2 4 (40.00%) OLTP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DBA
1 4 (40.00%) DB2 DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) REXX
1 5 (50.00%) JCL
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (10.00%) CLIST
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (10.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (10.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (10.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) CA
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase