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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
England / North East
Rank 36 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -14
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 55 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.78% 1.01% 0.94%
As % of the Applications category 41.98% 13.04% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 6 4
Median daily rate £350 £244 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.58% -45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £93 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.88 £17.77 £16.88
% change year-on-year
+17.47% +5.30%

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
131 69 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.76% 7.78% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 39 53
Median daily rate £335 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £109 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.55 £28.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +23 51 £350 +43.58% 1
Durham - 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 53 (79.10%) Microsoft
2 52 (77.61%) MS Excel
3 48 (71.64%) ITIL
3 48 (71.64%) Windows
4 47 (70.15%) Linux
5 45 (67.16%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (65.67%) Change Management
7 42 (62.69%) PRINCE2
7 42 (62.69%) Unix
7 42 (62.69%) Open Source
8 41 (61.19%) SaaS
8 41 (61.19%) PaaS
8 41 (61.19%) IaaS
9 40 (59.70%) AIX
9 40 (59.70%) Data Management
10 38 (56.72%) DevOps
11 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (49.25%) Service Management
13 32 (47.76%) Problem Management
14 28 (41.79%) WebSphere
14 28 (41.79%) Windows 2000
14 28 (41.79%) Windows XP
15 26 (38.81%) SLA
16 24 (35.82%) ITSM
16 24 (35.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
17 20 (29.85%) Oracle
18 18 (26.87%) Release Management
19 17 (25.37%) Performance Tuning
20 15 (22.39%) Disaster Recovery
21 14 (20.90%) Management Information System

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (41.79%) WebSphere
2 13 (19.40%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.46%) SAS
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.48%) Tuxedo
4 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.99%) Apache
5 2 (2.99%) IIS
5 2 (2.99%) JBoss
5 2 (2.99%) Jetty
5 2 (2.99%) Mongrel
5 2 (2.99%) nginx
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.99%) WildFly
Applications
1 52 (77.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.45%) MS Office
3 6 (8.96%) MS Project
3 6 (8.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.99%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 41 (61.19%) IaaS
1 41 (61.19%) PaaS
1 41 (61.19%) SaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.99%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) LDAP
2 2 (2.99%) DHCP
2 2 (2.99%) DNS
2 2 (2.99%) FTP
2 2 (2.99%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) IPsec
2 2 (2.99%) SSL
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.91%) DB2
2 12 (17.91%) MongoDB
3 11 (16.42%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
5 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (8.96%) Ingres
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (4.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (4.48%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) CA Gen
1 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.99%) Travis CI
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) DBA
1 16 (23.88%) Operations Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Administrator
3 13 (19.40%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) Operations Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) Oracle DBA
6 9 (13.43%) Operational Support Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Operations Support Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Project Manager
6 9 (13.43%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) CRM Manager
7 4 (5.97%) CRM Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Ingres DBA
7 4 (5.97%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Middleware
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) J2EE
2 2 (2.99%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 45 (67.16%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (20.90%) Management Information System
3 11 (16.42%) Tandem
4 4 (5.97%) PMI
5 3 (4.48%) BYOD
6 1 (1.49%) Fintech
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (71.64%) Windows
2 47 (70.15%) Linux
3 42 (62.69%) Unix
4 40 (59.70%) AIX
5 28 (41.79%) Windows 2000
5 28 (41.79%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.46%) MVS
6 5 (7.46%) zOS
7 4 (5.97%) VME
8 2 (2.99%) HPUX
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (71.64%) ITIL
2 44 (65.67%) Change Management
3 42 (62.69%) Open Source
3 42 (62.69%) PRINCE2
4 40 (59.70%) Data Management
5 38 (56.72%) DevOps
6 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (49.25%) Service Management
8 32 (47.76%) Problem Management
9 24 (35.82%) ITSM
9 24 (35.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 18 (26.87%) Release Management
11 17 (25.37%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (22.39%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (20.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (17.91%) Project Management
15 11 (16.42%) Data Analysis
16 10 (14.93%) High Availability
16 10 (14.93%) Resource Management
17 4 (5.97%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) COBOL
2 4 (5.97%) Java
3 1 (1.49%) VB
3 1 (1.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.46%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.99%) IBM Certification
4 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (38.81%) SLA
2 5 (7.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Data Guard
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (79.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (29.85%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.99%) CA
4 2 (2.99%) Google
4 2 (2.99%) IBM
4 2 (2.99%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) Ariba
5 1 (1.49%) Capita
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) WorldPay