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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 36 69 52
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -17
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 32 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.46% 0.79% 2.14%
As % of the Applications category 23.02% 7.55% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 5
Median daily rate £250 £228 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -29.80%
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 £19.00 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -11.39%

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
139 106 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.36% 10.47% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 47 62
Median daily rate £348 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £174 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 5
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £15.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 (58.82%) MS Office
1 30 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
3 22 (43.14%) Finance
4 19 (37.25%) Telecoms
5 16 (31.37%) Degree
6 14 (27.45%) Coaching
7 13 (25.49%) SAP
8 10 (19.61%) Oracle
9 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (15.69%) Data Entry
10 8 (15.69%) Workflow
11 7 (13.73%) HND
11 7 (13.73%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (11.76%) Process Architecture
12 6 (11.76%) Marketing
12 6 (11.76%) Data Protection
12 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
12 6 (11.76%) ERP
12 6 (11.76%) Military
13 5 (9.80%) MS Project
13 5 (9.80%) Analytics
13 5 (9.80%) Presales
14 4 (7.84%) Matrix Organization
14 4 (7.84%) Office 365
14 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
14 4 (7.84%) Mandarin Language
14 4 (7.84%) QA
14 4 (7.84%) Retail
14 4 (7.84%) SQL

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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (58.82%) MS Excel
1 30 (58.82%) MS Office
2 5 (9.80%) MS Project
3 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) ATM
1 2 (3.92%) Broadband
1 2 (3.92%) DSLAM
1 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
1 2 (3.92%) PPP
1 2 (3.92%) VoIP
1 2 (3.92%) VPN
1 2 (3.92%) xDSL
2 1 (1.96%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) SMS
2 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.96%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 19 (37.25%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.76%) Marketing
3 6 (11.76%) Military
4 4 (7.84%) Mandarin Language
4 4 (7.84%) Retail
5 3 (5.88%) Legal
6 1 (1.96%) Back Office
6 1 (1.96%) Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Trainer
2 10 (19.61%) Administrator
2 10 (19.61%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Project Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) IT Trainer
4 4 (7.84%) Project Assistant
5 3 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 3 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) SAP Data Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Administration Assistant
6 2 (3.92%) Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Junior
6 2 (3.92%) Office 365 Manager
6 2 (3.92%) PMO Coordinator
6 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Project Support Coordinator
6 2 (3.92%) Support Assistant
7 1 (1.96%) Migration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.88%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
1 2 (3.92%) Solaris
1 2 (3.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Coaching
2 8 (15.69%) Data Entry
2 8 (15.69%) Workflow
3 7 (13.73%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (11.76%) Data Protection
4 6 (11.76%) ERP
4 6 (11.76%) Process Architecture
5 5 (9.80%) Analytics
5 5 (9.80%) Presales
6 4 (7.84%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
7 3 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.92%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) Logistics
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.92%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.92%) Software Licensing
8 2 (3.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) HND
3 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.88%) CIPD
5 3 (5.88%) PMP
6 2 (3.92%) CCNA
6 2 (3.92%) CCNP
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.92%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.92%) SCSA
6 2 (3.92%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.96%) ACCA
7 1 (1.96%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) GAAP
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) SAP
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) HP
4 2 (3.92%) Huawei
4 2 (3.92%) Sun
4 2 (3.92%) Veritas
5 1 (1.96%) Ariba
5 1 (1.96%) Hyperion