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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 43 63 85
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +22
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 26 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.99% 1.61% 1.02%
As % of the Applications category 17.33% 9.76% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Average daily rate
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£463 £200 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+131.25% -52.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £165 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £305 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +2.94%
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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
150 164 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.24% 16.47% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 65 78
Average daily rate £400 £285 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% -19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £140 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 9
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £9.99 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £18.55 £23.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 43 (67.19%) MS Office
2 42 (65.63%) MS Excel
3 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 21 (32.81%) MS Project
5 19 (29.69%) MS Visio
6 17 (26.56%) Project Management
6 17 (26.56%) Telecoms
6 17 (26.56%) Marketing
6 17 (26.56%) Degree
7 16 (25.00%) Finance
7 16 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
10 9 (14.06%) SAP
11 8 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
12 7 (10.94%) Oracle
13 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
13 6 (9.38%) Performance Management
13 6 (9.38%) Telemarketing
14 5 (7.81%) Cyber Security
14 5 (7.81%) Network Architecture
14 5 (7.81%) Data Entry
14 5 (7.81%) Workflow
14 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (7.81%) Automotive
14 5 (7.81%) HND
15 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (6.25%) Migration
15 4 (6.25%) Analytics

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (67.19%) MS Office
2 42 (65.63%) MS Excel
3 21 (32.81%) MS Project
4 19 (29.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.56%) SPSS
5 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Intranet
1 3 (4.69%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
2 2 (3.13%) Extranet
2 2 (3.13%) 3G
2 2 (3.13%) 2G
2 2 (3.13%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (26.56%) Telecoms
1 17 (26.56%) Marketing
2 16 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (7.81%) Automotive
4 1 (1.56%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.56%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Administrator
2 8 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 8 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.50%) Project Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (7.81%) Graduate
5 4 (6.25%) Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Incident Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Commercial Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Deployment Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Junior
7 2 (3.13%) Backup Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.13%) Statistics
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Project Management
2 16 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.38%) Telemarketing
4 6 (9.38%) Performance Management
5 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.81%) Workflow
5 5 (7.81%) Cyber Security
5 5 (7.81%) Data Entry
5 5 (7.81%) Network Architecture
6 4 (6.25%) Migration
6 4 (6.25%) Analytics
7 3 (4.69%) Process Architecture
7 3 (4.69%) ITIL
7 3 (4.69%) CRM
7 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.13%) Data Management
8 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.13%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) Java
1 1 (1.56%) SQL
1 1 (1.56%) PowerHouse
1 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) HND
3 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.69%) CCNA
4 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) CCENT
5 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) PMP
6 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) SAP
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle
4 4 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.69%) Cisco
6 2 (3.13%) EMC
6 2 (3.13%) Siebel
6 2 (3.13%) Brocade
7 1 (1.56%) Remedy
7 1 (1.56%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) Dell
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