The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 44 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 11 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.26% 0.53% 2.92%
As % of the Applications category 15.49% 11.11% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Average daily rate
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£418 £450 £763
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.22% -40.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.30 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-1.50% -
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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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
71 9 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.58% 4.76% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 3 25
Average daily rate £428 £450 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £268 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £763
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 11 (73.33%) MS Office
2 10 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 8 (53.33%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (33.33%) ETL
5 5 (33.33%) SAS
5 5 (33.33%) FTP
5 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (33.33%) ODBC
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (33.33%) UNIX
5 5 (33.33%) Solaris
5 5 (33.33%) Telnet
5 5 (33.33%) Informatica
5 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Base SAS
5 5 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) Statistics
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) MS Project
7 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (20.00%) CMMI
7 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
7 3 (20.00%) SAS Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Office
2 10 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (26.67%) MS Project
4 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) FTP
1 5 (33.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (33.33%) Base SAS
1 5 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 5 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) SAS Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Statistics
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) UNIX
1 5 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (33.33%) ETL
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (20.00%) CMMI
4 3 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) QMS
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Budget Control
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SAS Certification
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Informatica
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) HP