The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 72 113 76
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -37
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 59 20 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.00% 0.74% 1.80%
As % of the Applications category 17.00% 6.29% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 36
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £137 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £435 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.13 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.25 £16.13
% change year-on-year
-24.67% +19.37%
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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 Scotland region.

Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
347 318 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.76% 11.70% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 164 163
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £126 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 25
Average hourly rate £14.00 £21.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +44.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £14.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £37.20 £29.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Scotland region.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Scotland region.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +27 28 £325 +154.90% 6
Edinburgh +11 20 £300 -16.66% 3
Renfrewshire - 4 £240 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Stirling -3 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £175 -
West Lothian - 1 £280 -
Inverclyde - 1 £325 -
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 77 (66.38%) MS Excel
2 64 (55.17%) Finance
3 46 (39.66%) MS Office
4 40 (34.48%) MS Project
5 39 (33.62%) Microsoft
6 35 (30.17%) Project Management
7 29 (25.00%) Banking
8 24 (20.69%) Data Analysis
9 23 (19.83%) MS Visio
10 22 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (18.10%) PRINCE2
12 18 (15.52%) SharePoint
12 18 (15.52%) SQL
13 14 (12.07%) Change Management
14 13 (11.21%) QA
14 13 (11.21%) Time Management
15 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (8.62%) Degree
16 10 (8.62%) Retail
16 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (7.76%) Business Analysis
17 9 (7.76%) Project Planning
17 9 (7.76%) Target Operating Model
18 8 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 8 (6.90%) PMI
18 8 (6.90%) PMI Certification
19 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
19 6 (5.17%) UNIX
19 6 (5.17%) Investment Management
19 6 (5.17%) SC Cleared

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (15.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.59%) SAS
3 1 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 77 (66.38%) MS Excel
2 46 (39.66%) MS Office
3 40 (34.48%) MS Project
4 23 (19.83%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.45%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.72%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.72%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (1.72%) VPN
3 1 (0.86%) Firewall
3 1 (0.86%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.31%) MS Access
2 5 (4.31%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.72%) QlikView
General
1 64 (55.17%) Finance
2 29 (25.00%) Banking
3 10 (8.62%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.31%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.59%) Billing
5 3 (2.59%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Front Office
6 2 (1.72%) Legal
6 2 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (52.59%) Analyst
2 22 (18.97%) Business Analyst
3 17 (14.66%) Data Analyst
4 14 (12.07%) Project Manager
4 14 (12.07%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (4.31%) PMO Lead
5 5 (4.31%) Coordinator
5 5 (4.31%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (3.45%) Process Analyst
6 4 (3.45%) Solutions Analyst
7 3 (2.59%) Business Process Analyst
7 3 (2.59%) Trainer
7 3 (2.59%) Business Manager
8 2 (1.72%) Web Editor
8 2 (1.72%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (1.72%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (1.72%) Web Content Editor
8 2 (1.72%) Content Editor
8 2 (1.72%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (1.72%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.90%) PMI
3 4 (3.45%) E-Learning
3 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.72%) Economics
4 2 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.86%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.86%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.86%) User Experience
5 1 (0.86%) SCORM
5 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.17%) UNIX
2 3 (2.59%) Windows
3 2 (1.72%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.17%) Project Management
2 24 (20.69%) Data Analysis
3 21 (18.10%) PRINCE2
4 14 (12.07%) Change Management
5 13 (11.21%) Time Management
6 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.76%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.76%) Project Planning
8 9 (7.76%) Target Operating Model
9 6 (5.17%) Investment Management
9 6 (5.17%) Data Transformation
10 5 (4.31%) Business Development
10 5 (4.31%) Resource Management
11 4 (3.45%) Project Governance
11 4 (3.45%) Change Control
11 4 (3.45%) Critical Success Factor
11 4 (3.45%) Supplier Management
11 4 (3.45%) ITIL
11 4 (3.45%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.52%) SQL
2 3 (2.59%) C
3 1 (0.86%) VB
3 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (8.62%) Degree
2 8 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (6.90%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.17%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.59%) APMP
4 3 (2.59%) PMP
4 3 (2.59%) CAPM
5 1 (0.86%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.21%) QA
2 6 (5.17%) Data Quality
3 5 (4.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.72%) SLA
5 1 (0.86%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Xen
Vendors
1 39 (33.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.31%) Teradata
3 4 (3.45%) Adobe
3 4 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.59%) Tableau
5 1 (0.86%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.86%) Planview
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle
5 1 (0.86%) CA
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