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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 44 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.52% 0.58% 1.63%
As % of the Applications category 4.65% 6.25% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£550 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -2.77%
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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
43 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.08% 9.25% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 9
Average daily rate £375 £323 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £356 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 4
Average hourly rate £17.75 - £16.64
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 - £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.52 - £17.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 25 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) MS Project
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) LTE
4 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) P3O
4 1 (20.00%) GSM
4 1 (20.00%) UMTS
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) EDRMS
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LTE
1 1 (20.00%) GSM
1 1 (20.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) EDRMS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Support Officer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft