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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 71 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 9 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.91% 2.33% 3.13%
As % of the Applications category 8.82% 16.53% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 14
Average daily rate £293 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £263 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £463 £651
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
MS PowerPoint
Berkshire

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
102 121 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.33% 14.10% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 59 88
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £115 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 7
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £9.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.15 £24.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (50.00%) MS Office
3 14 (46.67%) Finance
4 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
4 11 (36.67%) Project Management
5 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
7 7 (23.33%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (23.33%) Coaching
8 6 (20.00%) Workflow
8 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (16.67%) Marketing
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) Change Control
9 5 (16.67%) Remedy
9 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 5 (16.67%) Amdocs
9 5 (16.67%) MS Visio
9 5 (16.67%) Ericsson
9 5 (16.67%) Nokia
10 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
10 4 (13.33%) 3G
10 4 (13.33%) PMP
10 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
10 4 (13.33%) SAP
10 4 (13.33%) MS Project
10 4 (13.33%) Data Entry
10 4 (13.33%) 4G
11 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (10.00%) WebEx

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (13.33%) MS Project
5 3 (10.00%) Maya
6 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (3.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) HFM
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (13.33%) 3G
2 4 (13.33%) 4G
3 3 (10.00%) WebEx
4 2 (6.67%) 2G
4 2 (6.67%) 3GPP
4 2 (6.67%) LTE
4 2 (6.67%) RNC
5 1 (3.33%) IPsec
5 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Planning Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Project Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Report Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Trainer
4 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Project Management
2 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (23.33%) Coaching
4 6 (20.00%) Workflow
5 5 (16.67%) Change Control
6 4 (13.33%) Data Entry
7 3 (10.00%) Business Development
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.00%) E-business
7 3 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Validation
9 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
9 1 (3.33%) Numerical Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
9 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) VBA
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 4 (13.33%) PMP
4 3 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Amdocs
2 5 (16.67%) Ericsson
2 5 (16.67%) Nokia
2 5 (16.67%) Remedy
3 4 (13.33%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) Huawei
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) Alias
6 1 (3.33%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.33%) iManage
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