The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 North East 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 43 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 10 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.76% 2.30% 1.60%
As % of the Applications category 13.16% 16.00% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £200 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -19.23%
Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
76 50 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.38% 14.37% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 16
Average daily rate £325 £310 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £479 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 5 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% +17.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £9.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £15.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS PowerPoint
England

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 July 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 July 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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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 -15 6 £250 +11.11% 1
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) MS Project
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) MS Office
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Service Management
7 3 (15.79%) Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.26%) Change Control
9 1 (5.26%) P3O
9 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
9 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
9 1 (5.26%) LTE
9 1 (5.26%) Budget Control
9 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
9 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
9 1 (5.26%) Degree
9 1 (5.26%) JIRA
9 1 (5.26%) QA
9 1 (5.26%) CRM
9 1 (5.26%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (31.58%) MS Project
3 5 (26.32%) MS Office
4 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) GSM
1 1 (5.26%) UMTS
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Support Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Process Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) IT Trainer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Support Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Budget Control
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) P3O
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) HP