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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 37 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 40 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.07% 3.40% 1.73%
As % of the Applications category 22.60% 18.79% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 5
Average daily rate
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£290 £410 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.26% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £259 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £455 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.00% -14.28%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
177 149 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.99% 18.10% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 73 46
Average daily rate £300 £255 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £130 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £422 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 20
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -17.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 51 (77.27%) MS Excel
2 35 (53.03%) Microsoft
3 25 (37.88%) MS Visio
4 19 (28.79%) ITIL
4 19 (28.79%) Finance
5 17 (25.76%) Project Management
5 17 (25.76%) Security Cleared
6 16 (24.24%) MS Office
7 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
8 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
9 9 (13.64%) ITSM
9 9 (13.64%) Internet
9 9 (13.64%) Change Control
10 8 (12.12%) DV Cleared
10 8 (12.12%) Data Analysis
10 8 (12.12%) Economics
10 8 (12.12%) Project Planning
10 8 (12.12%) SLA
11 7 (10.61%) HP
11 7 (10.61%) ISO 9001
11 7 (10.61%) CRM
11 7 (10.61%) Change Management
11 7 (10.61%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (10.61%) Supplier Management
11 7 (10.61%) Business Continuity
11 7 (10.61%) Critical Success Factor
12 6 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
12 6 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
12 6 (9.09%) Banking
12 6 (9.09%) Firewall

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 51 (77.27%) MS Excel
2 25 (37.88%) MS Visio
3 16 (24.24%) MS Office
4 6 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (6.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) Internet
2 6 (9.09%) Firewall
2 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (28.79%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Analyst
2 8 (12.12%) Report Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Administrator
4 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) PMO Manager
5 4 (6.06%) IT Administrator
5 4 (6.06%) Coordinator
5 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Process Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (4.55%) Business Change Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Change Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Economics
2 4 (6.06%) PMI
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) Statistics
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
1 3 (4.55%) AIX
1 3 (4.55%) Solaris
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) ITIL
2 17 (25.76%) Project Management
3 9 (13.64%) ITSM
3 9 (13.64%) Change Control
4 8 (12.12%) Project Planning
4 8 (12.12%) Data Analysis
5 7 (10.61%) Supplier Management
5 7 (10.61%) Business Continuity
5 7 (10.61%) Change Management
5 7 (10.61%) CRM
5 7 (10.61%) Critical Success Factor
6 6 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
6 6 (9.09%) BCP
6 6 (9.09%) Process Management
7 5 (7.58%) Validation
7 5 (7.58%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.58%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (7.58%) Business Continuity Management
8 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (1.52%) VBA
3 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.12%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) Degree
5 4 (6.06%) PMP
5 4 (6.06%) PMI Certification
6 3 (4.55%) BC Cleared
7 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) SLA
2 7 (10.61%) ISO 9001
3 5 (7.58%) Data Quality
3 5 (7.58%) BS25999
4 3 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (3.03%) QA
5 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 35 (53.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) HP
3 3 (4.55%) EMC
3 3 (4.55%) NetApp
3 3 (4.55%) IBM
3 3 (4.55%) Brocade
3 3 (4.55%) 3PAR
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.52%) Symantec
5 1 (1.52%) McAfee
5 1 (1.52%) VMware