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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 65 24 44
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +20
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 5 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.72% 3.97% 0.87%
As % of the Applications category 4.76% 23.33% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -22.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-23.71% +2.94%
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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 North East region.

Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
105 60 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.11% 17.00% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 34 14
Average daily rate £347 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.35% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £175 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 10
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.48 £13.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.29% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.57 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £15.45 £17.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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
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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (50.00%) MS Project
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) ISEB
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) EDRMS
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) JIRA
6 1 (8.33%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) P3O

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Project
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Support Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Officer
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
1 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft