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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 51 108 91
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -17
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 113 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.91% 0.82% 1.03%
As % of the Applications category 23.84% 6.28% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 9 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £413 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +98.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £304 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £467 £228
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £26.25 £12.50 £14.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -14.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £12.50 £11.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.63 £12.50 £24.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £24.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-41.83% +68.96%
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
474 398 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.22% 12.98% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 177 134
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £122 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 49 50
Average hourly rate £14.75 £15.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% -15.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.80 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £38.40 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +32 52 £438 -1.40% 7
Cheshire +12 30 £300 -14.28% 10
Lancashire +14 11 - - 2
Merseyside - 9 £338 - 3
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 101 (65.16%) MS Excel
2 70 (45.16%) MS Project
3 69 (44.52%) Finance
4 66 (42.58%) Project Management
5 51 (32.90%) Microsoft
6 34 (21.94%) PRINCE2
7 32 (20.65%) MS Office
8 30 (19.35%) Programme Management
9 26 (16.77%) Degree
10 23 (14.84%) MS Visio
11 22 (14.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 21 (13.55%) Service Management
12 21 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (12.90%) Manufacturing
14 19 (12.26%) SharePoint
15 18 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (9.68%) Security Cleared
16 15 (9.68%) Banking
17 14 (9.03%) Telecoms
18 13 (8.39%) Life Science
19 12 (7.74%) ITIL
19 12 (7.74%) SQL
20 11 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
20 11 (7.10%) Management Information System
20 11 (7.10%) Resource Management
20 11 (7.10%) SC Cleared
20 11 (7.10%) Change Control
21 10 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
21 10 (6.45%) Time Management
21 10 (6.45%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 19 (12.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.65%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.65%) Confluence
2 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 101 (65.16%) MS Excel
2 70 (45.16%) MS Project
3 32 (20.65%) MS Office
4 23 (14.84%) MS Visio
5 8 (5.16%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 6 (3.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Office 365
1 1 (0.65%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.87%) SAN
2 4 (2.58%) WCDMA
2 4 (2.58%) GPRS
2 4 (2.58%) GSM
2 4 (2.58%) 3G
2 4 (2.58%) 2G
2 4 (2.58%) HSPA
2 4 (2.58%) LTE
2 4 (2.58%) 4G
2 4 (2.58%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.94%) Firewall
4 2 (1.29%) LAN
4 2 (1.29%) Internet
4 2 (1.29%) WebEx
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) VPN
5 1 (0.65%) WAN
5 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.65%) Network Security
5 1 (0.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.52%) SQL Server
1 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.29%) MS Access
3 1 (0.65%) OLTP
3 1 (0.65%) EDMS
3 1 (0.65%) DB2
3 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Axure RP
General
1 69 (44.52%) Finance
2 20 (12.90%) Manufacturing
3 15 (9.68%) Banking
4 14 (9.03%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.52%) Retail
6 6 (3.87%) Electronics
6 6 (3.87%) Marketing
7 5 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.29%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.65%) Billing
9 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (26.45%) Analyst
2 18 (11.61%) Project Manager
3 14 (9.03%) PMO Analyst
4 13 (8.39%) Developer
5 12 (7.74%) Project Officer
6 9 (5.81%) Business Analyst
6 9 (5.81%) Coordinator
6 9 (5.81%) Architect
6 9 (5.81%) PMO Lead
7 8 (5.16%) Technical Architect
8 7 (4.52%) Administrator
8 7 (4.52%) Project Coordinator
8 7 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (3.87%) Data Centre Project Manager
10 5 (3.23%) Project Management Officer
10 5 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (3.23%) Project Administrator
10 5 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (2.58%) Performance Engineer
11 4 (2.58%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.94%) HTML
2 2 (1.29%) SOAP
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.65%) XML
3 1 (0.65%) XSLT
3 1 (0.65%) XHTML
3 1 (0.65%) WSDL
3 1 (0.65%) Ajax
3 1 (0.65%) jQuery
3 1 (0.65%) CSS3
3 1 (0.65%) Sass
3 1 (0.65%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (0.65%) .NET
3 1 (0.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.39%) Life Science
3 11 (7.10%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.87%) DTV
5 3 (1.94%) PMI
5 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.29%) Statistics
6 2 (1.29%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.65%) IVR
7 1 (0.65%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.65%) CMDB
7 1 (0.65%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.65%) Open Source
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.16%) UNIX
2 5 (3.23%) Windows
3 3 (1.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.65%) zOS
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (42.58%) Project Management
2 34 (21.94%) PRINCE2
3 30 (19.35%) Programme Management
4 22 (14.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 21 (13.55%) Service Management
6 18 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.74%) ITIL
8 11 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (7.10%) Resource Management
8 11 (7.10%) Change Control
9 10 (6.45%) Time Management
9 10 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
10 9 (5.81%) Migration
10 9 (5.81%) Data Analysis
11 8 (5.16%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.16%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.52%) Project Planning
13 6 (3.87%) Supplier Management
13 6 (3.87%) Risk Management
13 6 (3.87%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.74%) SQL
2 5 (3.23%) VBA
3 1 (0.65%) REXX
3 1 (0.65%) JCL
3 1 (0.65%) XPath
3 1 (0.65%) C
3 1 (0.65%) Java
3 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.65%) PHP
3 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (16.77%) Degree
2 15 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.10%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.23%) CIPD
5 4 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.58%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PMP
6 1 (0.65%) CAPM
6 1 (0.65%) CCIE
6 1 (0.65%) CCNP
6 1 (0.65%) CCDP
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.16%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) EMIR
2 1 (0.65%) COBIT
2 1 (0.65%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.65%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 51 (32.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.45%) SAP
3 6 (3.87%) Citrix
3 6 (3.87%) Tableau
4 5 (3.23%) CA
4 5 (3.23%) Oracle
4 5 (3.23%) Cisco
5 4 (2.58%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.58%) Ericsson
5 4 (2.58%) Mapinfo
5 4 (2.58%) Ariba
5 4 (2.58%) Huawei
5 4 (2.58%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 4 (2.58%) Nortel
6 2 (1.29%) Remedy
6 2 (1.29%) Adobe
7 1 (0.65%) IBM
7 1 (0.65%) Cognos
7 1 (0.65%) Siebel
7 1 (0.65%) BT
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