The first table below looks at the demand for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 Middlesex 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 27 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.79% - 1.77%
As % of the Applications category 9.52% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £120
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -17.14%
Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 20 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.33% 10.05% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 19
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £196 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £345 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £34.50 - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS PowerPoint
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS Access
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) SAP HR
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Handset
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) CESG
5 2 (18.18%) Data Entry
5 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) B2B
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (9.09%) VBA
6 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MS Access
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Project Officer
1 2 (18.18%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Document Controller
2 1 (9.09%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
1 2 (18.18%) Handset
1 2 (18.18%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (18.18%) Data Entry
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) B2B
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft