The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 63 16 40
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +24
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 12 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.53% 6.05% 1.50%
As % of the Applications category 9.45% 44.68% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 4
Average daily rate
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£418 £340 £606
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.79% -43.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £255 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £470 £763
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.51 £17.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-28.51% +29.62%
MS PowerPoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
127 47 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.18% 13.54% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 21 26
Average daily rate £370 £340 £302
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £208 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £763
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 10
Average hourly rate £18.52 £12.20 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.76% -11.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.53 £10.00 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.00 £16.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in the North East

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -35 11 £430 +7.50%
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (50.00%) MS Office
2 10 (45.45%) MS Visio
3 9 (40.91%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Project Management
5 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
5 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (27.27%) MS Project
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Informatica
7 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
7 5 (22.73%) Telnet
7 5 (22.73%) ODBC
7 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
7 5 (22.73%) UNIX
7 5 (22.73%) Solaris
7 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (22.73%) ETL
7 5 (22.73%) SAS
7 5 (22.73%) FTP
7 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) Base SAS
7 5 (22.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (22.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 4 (18.18%) Statistics
9 3 (13.64%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
9 3 (13.64%) CMMI
9 3 (13.64%) Change Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (22.73%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Office
2 10 (45.45%) MS Visio
3 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
4 6 (27.27%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) FTP
1 5 (22.73%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (22.73%) Base SAS
1 5 (22.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 5 (22.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.55%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
1 5 (22.73%) SAS Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Coordinator
2 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Process Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Programme Support Officer
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Technician
4 1 (4.55%) Project Officer
4 1 (4.55%) ICT Technician
4 1 (4.55%) IT Trainer
4 1 (4.55%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (4.55%) Trainer
4 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Statistics
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
1 5 (22.73%) Solaris
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
2 5 (22.73%) ETL
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma
3 3 (13.64%) CMMI
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.64%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (9.09%) Validation
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) System Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SAS Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Informatica
3 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) HP