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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 51 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 21 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.25% 2.40% 2.33%
As % of the Applications category 14.89% 13.41% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £214
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +28.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £112.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -82.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £13.50 £14.68
% change year-on-year
+50.70% -8.03%
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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
141 179 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.11% 17.92% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 80 33
Average daily rate £325 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £109 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 19
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% -30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.05 £23.35 £96.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 38 (74.51%) MS Excel
2 28 (54.90%) MS Office
2 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
3 22 (43.14%) Telecoms
4 14 (27.45%) Project Management
4 14 (27.45%) Finance
4 14 (27.45%) Degree
5 13 (25.49%) PRINCE2
6 12 (23.53%) MS Project
6 12 (23.53%) MS Visio
7 11 (21.57%) SAP
8 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (17.65%) Marketing
10 7 (13.73%) Programme Management
11 6 (11.76%) ITIL
11 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
11 6 (11.76%) Financial Modelling
12 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (7.84%) Workflow
12 4 (7.84%) HND
12 4 (7.84%) Oracle
12 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (7.84%) Change Control
12 4 (7.84%) Data Entry
12 4 (7.84%) Cyber Security
13 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
13 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 38 (74.51%) MS Excel
2 28 (54.90%) MS Office
3 12 (23.53%) MS Project
3 12 (23.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.96%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) VoIP
1 1 (1.96%) VPN
1 1 (1.96%) Intranet
1 1 (1.96%) 3G
1 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.96%) Wireless
General
1 22 (43.14%) Telecoms
2 14 (27.45%) Finance
3 9 (17.65%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Automotive
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Coordinator
2 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 6 (11.76%) Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) Project Coordinator
3 5 (9.80%) Bid Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Project Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Design Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Junior
5 3 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Incident Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Programme Coordinator
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Service Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Data Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Project Planner
7 1 (1.96%) Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Life Science
3 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Project Management
2 13 (25.49%) PRINCE2
3 7 (13.73%) Programme Management
4 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.76%) Financial Modelling
4 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (7.84%) Cyber Security
5 4 (7.84%) Change Control
5 4 (7.84%) Data Entry
5 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.84%) Workflow
6 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) Scrum
6 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.92%) Kanban
7 2 (3.92%) Telemarketing
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) HND
3 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.92%) CCNA
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.92%) CCENT
5 1 (1.96%) VCP4
5 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.96%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) SAP
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
4 3 (5.88%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.96%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) Remedy
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