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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 53 18 38
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +20
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.94% 4.20% 0.68%
As % of the Applications category 12.36% 75.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Average daily rate
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£430 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £333 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.08% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +14.75%
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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
89 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.70% 5.59% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 5 12
Average daily rate £390 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £325 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.09% -29.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.62 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+7.68% -6.45%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 9 (64.29%) MS Office
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Base SAS
4 5 (35.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (35.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (35.71%) Informatica
4 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 5 (35.71%) Telnet
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (35.71%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) SAS
4 5 (35.71%) FTP
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) ODBC
4 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) Solaris
5 4 (28.57%) MS Project
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Statistics
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) SAS Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
7 2 (14.29%) CMMI
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (35.71%) SAS
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 9 (64.29%) MS Office
3 4 (28.57%) MS Project
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Telnet
1 5 (35.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Base SAS
1 5 (35.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 5 (35.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) EDRMS
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) SAS Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Support Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
1 5 (35.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) ETL
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 2 (14.29%) CMMI
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) System Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) SAS Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) P3O
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint