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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 135 93 107
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +14
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 32 43 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% 1.39% 1.01%
As % of the Applications category 7.16% 11.98% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £345 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £223 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.00% -14.28%
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
447 359 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.34% 11.64% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 178 122
Average daily rate £325 £326 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £465 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 45 64
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.67 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.01% +11.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.85 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £29.25 £28.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Manchester -18 14 £300 -2.43% 12
Cheshire -12 13 £366 -8.50% 2
Merseyside -11 3 £275 -35.37%
Lancashire -16 1 - - 2
Cumbria - 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 71 (65.74%) MS Excel
2 41 (37.96%) Finance
3 34 (31.48%) MS Office
3 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
4 33 (30.56%) Project Management
5 29 (26.85%) MS Project
6 18 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 18 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (13.89%) PRINCE2
8 15 (13.89%) Service Management
9 14 (12.96%) SharePoint
10 13 (12.04%) Degree
11 12 (11.11%) SDLC
12 11 (10.19%) SQL
12 11 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (9.26%) MS Access
13 10 (9.26%) ITIL
13 10 (9.26%) Life Science
13 10 (9.26%) Banking
14 9 (8.33%) Windows
14 9 (8.33%) Manufacturing
14 9 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (7.41%) SAP
15 8 (7.41%) Time Management
16 7 (6.48%) Windows 7
16 7 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (6.48%) Service Delivery
16 7 (6.48%) Risk Management
16 7 (6.48%) Target Operating Model

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (12.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.85%) SAS
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.93%) CICS
4 1 (0.93%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
4 1 (0.93%) WordPress
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) Lync
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
Applications
1 71 (65.74%) MS Excel
2 34 (31.48%) MS Office
3 29 (26.85%) MS Project
4 18 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.93%) SAP MDM
1 1 (0.93%) SAP PM
1 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.93%) IaaS
1 1 (0.93%) MailChimp
1 1 (0.93%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Intranet
1 2 (1.85%) Network Security
1 2 (1.85%) WebEx
2 1 (0.93%) 4G
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) 3G
2 1 (0.93%) OSPF
2 1 (0.93%) BGP
2 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.93%) 2G
2 1 (0.93%) SSH
2 1 (0.93%) GSM
2 1 (0.93%) LAN
2 1 (0.93%) UMTS
2 1 (0.93%) WAN
2 1 (0.93%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.93%) VPN
2 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.26%) MS Access
2 5 (4.63%) DB2
3 4 (3.70%) OLTP
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.93%) EDMS
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Lombardi
1 1 (0.93%) JIRA
1 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (37.96%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Banking
3 9 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.78%) Billing
6 2 (1.85%) Marketing
6 2 (1.85%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (43.52%) Analyst
2 15 (13.89%) Business Analyst
3 11 (10.19%) PMO Analyst
4 10 (9.26%) PMO Lead
5 5 (4.63%) Coordinator
5 5 (4.63%) Architect
5 5 (4.63%) Project Manager
5 5 (4.63%) Developer
6 4 (3.70%) DB2 DBA
6 4 (3.70%) MI Analyst
6 4 (3.70%) DBA
6 4 (3.70%) Portfolio Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Support Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Service Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Technical Architect
7 3 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Service Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Data Analyst
7 3 (2.78%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (2.78%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) CSS
1 2 (1.85%) HTML
1 2 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) Classic ASP
2 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.93%) SOAP
2 1 (0.93%) XHTML
2 1 (0.93%) Middleware
2 1 (0.93%) ISPF
2 1 (0.93%) WCF
2 1 (0.93%) HTML5
2 1 (0.93%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.26%) Life Science
3 6 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.63%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.85%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.85%) Statistics
7 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.93%) Social Media
7 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.93%) IVR
7 1 (0.93%) PKI
7 1 (0.93%) CMDB
7 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) Windows
2 7 (6.48%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 5 (4.63%) zOS
5 4 (3.70%) UNIX
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.93%) Android
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.56%) Project Management
2 18 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 15 (13.89%) Service Management
3 15 (13.89%) PRINCE2
4 12 (11.11%) SDLC
5 11 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (9.26%) ITIL
7 8 (7.41%) Time Management
8 7 (6.48%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.48%) Risk Management
8 7 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.48%) Target Operating Model
9 6 (5.56%) Change Management
9 6 (5.56%) Resource Management
9 6 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.56%) Data Transformation
9 6 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (4.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (4.63%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) SQL
2 5 (4.63%) REXX
2 5 (4.63%) JCL
3 4 (3.70%) VB
3 4 (3.70%) VBA
3 4 (3.70%) C
4 2 (1.85%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) CLIST
5 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.93%) C#
5 1 (0.93%) Java
5 1 (0.93%) Perl
5 1 (0.93%) Assembly Language
5 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.70%) CIPD
5 3 (2.78%) PMP
5 3 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CAPM
6 1 (0.93%) CCIE
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) CCDP
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) P3O
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) RACF
3 1 (0.93%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.93%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.93%) zSecure
2 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.41%) SAP
3 6 (5.56%) IBM
4 5 (4.63%) Dell
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle
5 4 (3.70%) Ariba
6 2 (1.85%) Remedy
6 2 (1.85%) VMware
7 1 (0.93%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.93%) Teradata
7 1 (0.93%) Mitel
7 1 (0.93%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) Polycom
7 1 (0.93%) Aruba
7 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.93%) Sybase
7 1 (0.93%) Cognos
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco
7 1 (0.93%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.93%) HP
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