The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 18 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.72% 0.47% 0.75%
As % of the Applications category 21.62% 2.56% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£500 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 - £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 - £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.23 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
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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 Oxford region.

Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 17.21% 18.31% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 5
Average daily rate £350 £158 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -64.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £95 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Average hourly rate £21.87 £10.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.23% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.36 £10.32 £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.37 £12.40 £16.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.53%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (58.33%) MS Project
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Publishing
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) PMI
5 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (8.33%) NHS
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) CMS
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Local Government
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Project
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
General
1 3 (25.00%) Publishing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Local Government
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Information Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft