The first table below looks at the demand for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Manchester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 76 65 72
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 10 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.71% 0.83% 1.37%
As % of the Applications category 5.38% 5.76% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 12
Average daily rate £444 £213 £131
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.82% +61.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £209 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £213 £245
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.68 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.85% +8.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -17.14%
Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
186 139 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.14% 14.40% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 40 56
Average daily rate £325 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £110 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 24
Average hourly rate £13.16 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.78% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.38 £7.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £72.75 £27.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS PowerPoint
North West

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
MS PowerPoint
North West

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
3 10 (41.67%) XML
4 9 (37.50%) HTML
4 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) NHS
5 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (33.33%) HTML5
6 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (29.17%) Project Management
6 7 (29.17%) .NET
7 6 (25.00%) MS Office
7 6 (25.00%) SOAP
7 6 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) WSDL
7 6 (25.00%) Information Management
7 6 (25.00%) Information Architecture
7 6 (25.00%) Microformats
7 6 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (25.00%) Informatics
7 6 (25.00%) Taxonomies
7 6 (25.00%) Ontologies
7 6 (25.00%) SNOMED CT
8 5 (20.83%) Web Development
8 5 (20.83%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (20.83%) Finance
8 5 (20.83%) C#
9 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 4 (16.67%) MS Visio

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (25.00%) MS Office
3 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Dutch Language
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Information Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Change Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Business Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Web Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Web Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Change Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Development Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Business Manager
6 1 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) XML
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) HTML5
4 7 (29.17%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) SOAP
5 6 (25.00%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) WSDL
5 6 (25.00%) Microformats
6 3 (12.50%) Sass
6 3 (12.50%) CSS3
6 3 (12.50%) Ajax
6 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 3 (12.50%) XSLT
6 3 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
2 9 (37.50%) NHS
3 6 (25.00%) Informatics
3 6 (25.00%) Taxonomies
3 6 (25.00%) Ontologies
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (12.50%) Web 2.0
5 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.17%) Learning Management System
6 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
6 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Scrum
2 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Information Management
3 6 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 6 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (20.83%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Kanban
6 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.33%) Code Coverage
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C#
2 3 (12.50%) XPath
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SNOMED CT
2 3 (12.50%) WAI
3 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe
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