The first table below looks at the demand for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 17 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 Newbury 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 8 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 15 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 9.20% 1.97% 3.70%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 27.27% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £175
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £195
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.68 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+53.26% -16.11%
Applications Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
30 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 18.40% 7.24% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 12
Average daily rate £420 £383 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +91.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £165.00 £11.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1334.78% -74.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS PowerPoint
Berkshire

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 7 (43.75%) MS Project
3 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (18.75%) Adobe
6 3 (18.75%) QA
6 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
7 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 2 (12.50%) Change Control
8 1 (6.25%) Service Management
8 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
8 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
8 1 (6.25%) PMP
8 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (6.25%) MS Office
8 1 (6.25%) Document Management
8 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
8 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (43.75%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Coordinator
1 3 (18.75%) Designer
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Junior
3 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Improvement Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Service Design Manager
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Lead
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) Document Management
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management
6 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft