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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 45 64 50
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 22 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.99% 1.19% 2.52%
As % of the Applications category 15.94% 10.28% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 9
Median daily rate £275 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +22.80%

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
138 107 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.72% 11.62% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 45 55
Median daily rate £350 £375 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £168 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 4
Median hourly rate £9.50 £15.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.48 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.24% +10.00%

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
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 30 (65.22%) MS Office
1 30 (65.22%) MS Excel
2 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 24 (52.17%) Finance
4 17 (36.96%) Telecoms
5 14 (30.43%) Degree
6 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (26.09%) SAP
7 10 (21.74%) Oracle
8 7 (15.22%) Workflow
8 7 (15.22%) MS Project
8 7 (15.22%) HND
8 7 (15.22%) Data Entry
8 7 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (15.22%) Coaching
9 6 (13.04%) Marketing
9 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
9 6 (13.04%) ERP
9 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
9 6 (13.04%) Military
9 6 (13.04%) Project Management
10 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
10 5 (10.87%) Analytics
10 5 (10.87%) Process Architecture
11 4 (8.70%) Office 365
11 4 (8.70%) Logistics
11 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
11 4 (8.70%) QA
11 4 (8.70%) SQL
12 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2

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 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (65.22%) MS Excel
1 30 (65.22%) MS Office
2 7 (15.22%) MS Project
3 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) ATM
1 2 (4.35%) Broadband
1 2 (4.35%) DSLAM
1 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
1 2 (4.35%) PPP
1 2 (4.35%) VoIP
1 2 (4.35%) VPN
1 2 (4.35%) xDSL
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) SMS
2 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Big Data
1 1 (2.17%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 24 (52.17%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.04%) Marketing
3 6 (13.04%) Military
4 3 (6.52%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Trainer
3 7 (15.22%) Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Coordinator
5 4 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (6.52%) Junior
6 3 (6.52%) Project Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) SAP Data Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Office 365 Manager
7 2 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) PMO Coordinator
7 2 (4.35%) Project Assistant
7 2 (4.35%) Project Support Coordinator
7 2 (4.35%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) IT Trainer
8 1 (2.17%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.35%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
1 2 (4.35%) Solaris
1 2 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Coaching
1 7 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (15.22%) Data Entry
1 7 (15.22%) Workflow
2 6 (13.04%) ERP
2 6 (13.04%) Project Management
3 5 (10.87%) Analytics
3 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
3 5 (10.87%) Process Architecture
4 4 (8.70%) Logistics
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.52%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Change Management
6 2 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.35%) Presales
6 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.35%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.35%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C
2 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) HND
3 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) PMP
6 2 (4.35%) CCNA
6 2 (4.35%) CCNP
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.35%) SCSA
6 2 (4.35%) Sun Certification
7 1 (2.17%) ACCA
7 1 (2.17%) CIMA
7 1 (2.17%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) GAAP
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) SAP
3 10 (21.74%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) Huawei
5 2 (4.35%) Sun
5 2 (4.35%) Veritas
6 1 (2.17%) Ariba
6 1 (2.17%) Hyperion