The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 42 62 81
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +19
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 29 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.33% 2.13% 1.05%
As % of the Applications category 21.64% 11.68% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £162 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £479 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.08% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +14.75%
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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 Reading region.

Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
134 197 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.37% 18.26% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 97 62
Average daily rate £365 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £140 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.84 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.29% +2.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £17.92 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.62 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+7.68% -6.45%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 41 (68.33%) MS Office
2 40 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 23 (38.33%) Microsoft
4 20 (33.33%) Degree
5 19 (31.67%) Telecoms
5 19 (31.67%) MS Visio
6 18 (30.00%) Project Management
7 17 (28.33%) MS Project
8 14 (23.33%) PRINCE2
8 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (21.67%) Finance
9 13 (21.67%) Marketing
10 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
11 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (11.67%) SAP
13 5 (8.33%) Change Control
13 5 (8.33%) Network Architecture
13 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
13 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (8.33%) ITIL
13 5 (8.33%) Oracle
13 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (6.67%) CCNA
14 4 (6.67%) SLA
14 4 (6.67%) HND
14 4 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (6.67%) Data Entry
14 4 (6.67%) Telemarketing
14 4 (6.67%) Performance Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 41 (68.33%) MS Office
2 40 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 19 (31.67%) MS Visio
4 17 (28.33%) MS Project
5 2 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Force.com
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (5.00%) 3G
2 2 (3.33%) Intranet
2 2 (3.33%) LTE
2 2 (3.33%) 2G
3 1 (1.67%) Extranet
3 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.67%) Wireless
3 1 (1.67%) VoIP
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (31.67%) Telecoms
2 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 13 (21.67%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Korean Language
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (15.00%) Administrator
2 8 (13.33%) Coordinator
2 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 7 (11.67%) Project Administrator
4 6 (10.00%) Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (6.67%) Graduate
5 4 (6.67%) Junior
5 4 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Telecoms Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Incident Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Deployment Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Statistics
3 2 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Project Management
2 14 (23.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.33%) Change Control
4 5 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.33%) ITIL
5 4 (6.67%) Data Entry
5 4 (6.67%) Telemarketing
5 4 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 4 (6.67%) Cyber Security
5 4 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (6.67%) Workflow
5 4 (6.67%) Migration
6 3 (5.00%) Analytics
6 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Change Management
6 3 (5.00%) Scrum
6 3 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) Apex Code
1 1 (1.67%) PowerHouse
1 1 (1.67%) Java
1 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (6.67%) CCNA
3 4 (6.67%) HND
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.00%) CCENT
5 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) SAP
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 4 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.33%) Siebel
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) Dell
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco
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