The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 69 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 17 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.24% 1.34% 0.89%
As % of the Applications category 10.43% 9.87% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 3
Average daily rate
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£225 £350 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +169.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £302 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £427 £206
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £8.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
MS PowerPoint
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
163 152 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.88% 13.56% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 72 38
Average daily rate £282 £230 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.39% -3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £120 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.63 £10.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.82% +12.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £9.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £33.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 January 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
Salford - - - -
MS PowerPoint
North West

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 28 (68.29%) MS Excel
2 19 (46.34%) MS Office
2 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
3 12 (29.27%) MS Project
4 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (21.95%) Project Management
6 7 (17.07%) MS Visio
6 7 (17.07%) Finance
6 7 (17.07%) Retail
7 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
8 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
8 5 (12.20%) HTML
8 5 (12.20%) VBA
8 5 (12.20%) Information Management
8 5 (12.20%) Degree
8 5 (12.20%) Time Management
9 4 (9.76%) Windows
10 3 (7.32%) SQL
10 3 (7.32%) Cisco
10 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.32%) Firewall
10 3 (7.32%) Banking
11 2 (4.88%) XPath
11 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
11 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
11 2 (4.88%) jQuery
11 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (4.88%) Sass

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (12.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (68.29%) MS Excel
2 19 (46.34%) MS Office
3 12 (29.27%) MS Project
4 7 (17.07%) MS Visio
5 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) DSL
2 2 (4.88%) DVB
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
1 7 (17.07%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Coordinator
4 4 (9.76%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Project Officer
4 4 (9.76%) Project Support Officer
5 3 (7.32%) Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Project Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Project Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (7.32%) Excel Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Programme Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) MI Developer
6 2 (4.88%) iOS Developer
6 2 (4.88%) VBA Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Excel VBA Developer
6 2 (4.88%) MI Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) jQuery
2 2 (4.88%) Sass
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (4.88%) CSS3
2 2 (4.88%) Ajax
2 2 (4.88%) XHTML
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) SOAP
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) XSLT
2 2 (4.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.88%) Open Source
3 2 (4.88%) STB
3 2 (4.88%) IPTV
3 2 (4.88%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.88%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Statistics
4 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Project Management
2 5 (12.20%) Information Management
2 5 (12.20%) Time Management
3 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.88%) iOS Development
4 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.88%) CRM
4 2 (4.88%) SOA
4 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.44%) UML
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Change Management
5 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.44%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.44%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.44%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) VBA
2 3 (7.32%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) XPath
3 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe
3 2 (4.88%) Avaya
3 2 (4.88%) Genesys
3 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Siebel
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Remedy
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