The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 107 54 116
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +62
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 63 116 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.57% 2.92% 0.80%
As % of the Applications category 15.29% 24.17% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 46 8
Average daily rate £400 £350 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £259 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £32.42 £26.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.48% +110.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £14.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+22.41% -38.29%
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 West region.

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
412 480 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.24% 12.07% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 203 183
Average daily rate £363 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 63 52
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.01 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in the North West

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -22 36 £400 -8.57% 5
Cheshire -21 14 £381 +27.08% 1
Lancashire -1 6 £250 - 3
Merseyside -2 5 £370 +7.63% 2
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 73 (64.60%) MS Excel
2 55 (48.67%) Microsoft
3 41 (36.28%) Finance
4 37 (32.74%) Project Management
5 30 (26.55%) MS Office
6 18 (15.93%) PRINCE2
6 18 (15.93%) Information Security
7 17 (15.04%) MS Visio
8 16 (14.16%) Risk Management
8 16 (14.16%) Firewall
8 16 (14.16%) Banking
9 15 (13.27%) SharePoint
10 14 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (11.50%) Windows
12 12 (10.62%) Change Management
12 12 (10.62%) SCCM
13 11 (9.73%) Kalman Filter
14 10 (8.85%) Confluence
14 10 (8.85%) Security Operations
14 10 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (8.85%) Active Directory
14 10 (8.85%) Cryptography
14 10 (8.85%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (8.85%) JIRA
15 9 (7.96%) Data Analysis
15 9 (7.96%) Programme Management
15 9 (7.96%) Office 365
15 9 (7.96%) SDLC
15 9 (7.96%) Windows 10
16 8 (7.08%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 15 (13.27%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.85%) Confluence
3 2 (1.77%) eRoom
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 73 (64.60%) MS Excel
2 30 (26.55%) MS Office
3 17 (15.04%) MS Visio
4 8 (7.08%) MS Project
5 6 (5.31%) Photoshop
5 6 (5.31%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (4.42%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (2.65%) Acrobat
8 2 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) HFM
1 1 (0.88%) Infor LN
1 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.96%) Office 365
2 2 (1.77%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.16%) Firewall
2 2 (1.77%) GSM
2 2 (1.77%) Internet
2 2 (1.77%) Intranet
2 2 (1.77%) LTE
2 2 (1.77%) UMTS
2 2 (1.77%) WebEx
3 1 (0.88%) 2G
3 1 (0.88%) 3G
3 1 (0.88%) 4G
3 1 (0.88%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.42%) MS Access
2 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.88%) DB2
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.88%) OLTP
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Navigator
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.85%) JIRA
2 3 (2.65%) MSI
3 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.88%) Subversion
3 1 (0.88%) Toad
3 1 (0.88%) tSQLt
General
1 41 (36.28%) Finance
2 16 (14.16%) Banking
3 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.65%) Retail
6 2 (1.77%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.77%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Avionics
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) International Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (36.28%) Analyst
2 15 (13.27%) Project Manager
3 14 (12.39%) Security Manager
4 11 (9.73%) Consultant
4 11 (9.73%) Risk Manager
5 10 (8.85%) IT Manager
5 10 (8.85%) IT Risk Manager
5 10 (8.85%) IT Security Manager
6 9 (7.96%) PMO Consultant
7 8 (7.08%) Business Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) Developer
8 7 (6.19%) PMO Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) Project Consultant
8 7 (6.19%) Project Office Support
8 7 (6.19%) Project Support Consultant
8 7 (6.19%) Support Consultant
9 6 (5.31%) Project Analyst
9 6 (5.31%) Transition Manager
9 6 (5.31%) Transition Project Manager
10 5 (4.42%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) HTML
2 5 (4.42%) CSS
3 2 (1.77%) XML
4 1 (0.88%) Ajax
4 1 (0.88%) CSS3
4 1 (0.88%) HTML5
4 1 (0.88%) jQuery
4 1 (0.88%) LESS
4 1 (0.88%) Sass
4 1 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.88%) XHTML
4 1 (0.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Cryptography
2 5 (4.42%) Learning Management System
2 5 (4.42%) SCORM
3 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.54%) Life Science
4 2 (1.77%) Animation
4 2 (1.77%) BYOD
4 2 (1.77%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.77%) Social Media
4 2 (1.77%) Statistics
4 2 (1.77%) Tandem
4 2 (1.77%) User Experience
4 2 (1.77%) Wiki
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) NHS
5 1 (0.88%) PMI
5 1 (0.88%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.50%) Windows
2 9 (7.96%) Windows 10
3 8 (7.08%) Windows XP
4 7 (6.19%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.65%) Unix
6 1 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.74%) Project Management
2 18 (15.93%) Information Security
2 18 (15.93%) PRINCE2
3 16 (14.16%) Risk Management
4 14 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.62%) Change Management
6 11 (9.73%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (8.85%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (8.85%) Security Operations
7 10 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.96%) Data Analysis
8 9 (7.96%) Programme Management
8 9 (7.96%) SDLC
9 7 (6.19%) Migration
10 5 (4.42%) Asset Management
10 5 (4.42%) ERP
10 5 (4.42%) SIEM
11 4 (3.54%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (3.54%) ITIL
11 4 (3.54%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.31%) Java
2 4 (3.54%) SQL
3 2 (1.77%) C
4 1 (0.88%) Ada
4 1 (0.88%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (0.88%) C-shell
4 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.88%) JCL
4 1 (0.88%) Korn
4 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.88%) REXX
4 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (6.19%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.31%) PMP
2 6 (5.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.65%) Degree
4 1 (0.88%) ACCA
4 1 (0.88%) CIMA
4 1 (0.88%) CISA
4 1 (0.88%) CISSP
4 1 (0.88%) CRISC
4 1 (0.88%) HND
4 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) QA
2 4 (3.54%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.77%) P3O
4 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.88%) FATCA
4 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.88%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) SCCM
2 1 (0.88%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.88%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 55 (48.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.19%) Dell
3 6 (5.31%) Adobe
4 5 (4.42%) ArcSight
5 4 (3.54%) HP
5 4 (3.54%) Infor
6 3 (2.65%) Google
6 3 (2.65%) VMware
7 2 (1.77%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle
8 1 (0.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (0.88%) Apple
8 1 (0.88%) BMC
8 1 (0.88%) Citrix
8 1 (0.88%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.88%) IBM
8 1 (0.88%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.88%) Nokia
8 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.88%) Siemens
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