The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 52 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 14 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.97% 3.09% 2.40%
As % of the Applications category 12.39% 15.06% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 6
Average daily rate £369 £165 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+123.48% -39.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £122 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £350 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.89 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
MS PowerPoint
Buckinghamshire

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

Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
113 166 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.92% 20.54% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 78 75
Average daily rate £300 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £125 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.48 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £18.50 £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 32 (57.14%) Finance
1 32 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 27 (48.21%) MS Visio
3 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
4 22 (39.29%) Project Management
5 16 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 15 (26.79%) Validation
6 15 (26.79%) SLA
7 14 (25.00%) MS Office
7 14 (25.00%) Banking
8 12 (21.43%) SQL
9 11 (19.64%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (19.64%) Data Cleansing
9 11 (19.64%) Data Quality
10 10 (17.86%) Business Continuity
11 9 (16.07%) BCP
11 9 (16.07%) PRINCE2
11 9 (16.07%) Business Continuity Planning
12 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
12 8 (14.29%) PMI Certification
12 8 (14.29%) Change Management
13 7 (12.50%) Firewall
13 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 7 (12.50%) ITIL
13 7 (12.50%) QA
14 6 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
14 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
14 6 (10.71%) PCI DSS

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 27 (48.21%) MS Visio
3 14 (25.00%) MS Office
4 4 (7.14%) MS Project
5 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Firewall
1 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.57%) FTP
2 2 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.79%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 32 (57.14%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Financial Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Security Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Change Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) IT Risk Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Process Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Project Assistant
5 4 (7.14%) Project Support Assistant
5 4 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Support Assistant
6 3 (5.36%) Business Change Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) PMI
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) AIX
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
1 1 (1.79%) Solaris
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Project Management
2 16 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 15 (26.79%) Validation
4 11 (19.64%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (17.86%) Business Continuity
6 9 (16.07%) BCP
6 9 (16.07%) Business Continuity Planning
6 9 (16.07%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.29%) Change Management
7 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 7 (12.50%) ITIL
9 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (10.71%) Data Security
9 6 (10.71%) Information Security
9 6 (10.71%) Security Patching
9 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.71%) SIEM
9 6 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (7.14%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) VB
3 1 (1.79%) C#
3 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) CAPM
4 3 (5.36%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) SLA
2 11 (19.64%) Data Quality
3 7 (12.50%) QA
4 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (10.71%) PCI DSS
4 6 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (5.36%) PMBOK
6 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.79%) BS25999
7 1 (1.79%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) Remedy
3 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
3 1 (1.79%) Brocade
3 1 (1.79%) EMC
3 1 (1.79%) HP
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Informatica
3 1 (1.79%) NetApp
3 1 (1.79%) Tableau