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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 73 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 8 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.78% 2.48% 3.04%
As % of the Applications category 5.06% 14.81% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £450 £300 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £220 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £380 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.56 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.91 - £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 - £17.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -41.83%
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
158 162 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.40% 16.75% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 70 61
Median daily rate £363 £344 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £500 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +59.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (61.11%) MS Office
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
5 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 4 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (16.67%) MS Project
6 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (16.67%) 4G
6 3 (16.67%) 3G
6 3 (16.67%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) Banking
7 2 (11.11%) Document Management
7 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.11%) Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Unix
7 2 (11.11%) Ericsson
7 2 (11.11%) Nokia
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.11%) 3GPP
7 2 (11.11%) iManage
7 2 (11.11%) Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
7 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (61.11%) MS Office
3 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 3 (16.67%) MS Project
5 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) HFM
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (16.67%) 3G
2 3 (16.67%) 4G
3 2 (11.11%) 3GPP
3 2 (11.11%) LTE
4 1 (5.56%) 2G
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) RNC
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Report Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) CRM Trainer
3 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Trainer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Trainer
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Trainer
3 2 (11.11%) RAN Design Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Trainer
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Lead
4 1 (5.56%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Project Support Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ActiveX
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Document Management
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Internet Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Link Building
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Pay per click
4 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Ericsson
2 2 (11.11%) iManage
2 2 (11.11%) Nokia
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (5.56%) Amdocs
3 1 (5.56%) Arqiva
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Huawei
3 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) SAP