The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 38 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.14% 1.20% 2.28%
As % of the Applications category 11.76% 9.52% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £225 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -41.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £225 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -19.23%
Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
34 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.69% 12.57% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 8
Average daily rate £349 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.55 £8.00 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.87% -51.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £8.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £8.00 £17.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS PowerPoint
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Service Management
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (25.00%) MS Project
6 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
8 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) LTE
8 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (8.33%) Change Control
8 1 (8.33%) P3O
8 1 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (8.33%) ISEB
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
8 1 (8.33%) EDRMS
8 1 (8.33%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) GSM
1 1 (8.33%) UMTS
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) EDRMS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Support Officer
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Radio Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
6 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) P3O
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP