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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 101 80 93
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 27 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.06% 1.63% 1.17%
As % of the Applications category 9.96% 15.07% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 32 7
Average daily rate £239 £420 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.15% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £205 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £515 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
MS PowerPoint
UK

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
271 292 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.62% 10.79% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 173 103
Average daily rate £313 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £113 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £459 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 17
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £12.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £32.00 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.65 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.33%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -20 19 £267 -40.66% 2
Glasgow +12 7 £150 -47.91% 4
Fife +2 1 £165 -
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 47 (63.51%) MS Excel
2 36 (48.65%) Finance
3 26 (35.14%) MS Office
4 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
4 25 (33.78%) Banking
5 21 (28.38%) Project Management
6 20 (27.03%) MS Visio
7 15 (20.27%) Business Analysis
8 14 (18.92%) SharePoint
9 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (16.22%) MS Project
11 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (13.51%) Degree
12 8 (10.81%) Migration
12 8 (10.81%) CRM
13 7 (9.46%) Analytics
14 6 (8.11%) Investment Management
14 6 (8.11%) Data Migration
14 6 (8.11%) SQL
14 6 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
14 6 (8.11%) Project Planning
15 5 (6.76%) Data Analysis
15 5 (6.76%) Investment Banking
15 5 (6.76%) Retail
15 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
15 5 (6.76%) Programme Management
15 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
15 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (6.76%) Process Improvement
15 5 (6.76%) Change Control

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.05%) SAS
3 2 (2.70%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.35%) CMS
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.35%) TWiki
Applications
1 47 (63.51%) MS Excel
2 26 (35.14%) MS Office
3 20 (27.03%) MS Visio
4 12 (16.22%) MS Project
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.35%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Broadband
2 3 (4.05%) WebEx
3 2 (2.70%) 3G
3 2 (2.70%) ADSL
3 2 (2.70%) Intranet
3 2 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) Skype
4 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) MS Access
2 3 (4.05%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.70%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.35%) ERwin
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.35%) Toad
General
1 36 (48.65%) Finance
2 25 (33.78%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 4 (5.41%) Private Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Law
5 3 (4.05%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Marketing
7 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Analyst
2 13 (17.57%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (10.81%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.76%) Banking Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Administrator
5 4 (5.41%) Communications Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Consultant
5 4 (5.41%) PMO Consultant
6 3 (4.05%) Architect
6 3 (4.05%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Communications Manager
6 3 (4.05%) PMO Administrator
6 3 (4.05%) PMO Officer
6 3 (4.05%) Project Administrator
6 3 (4.05%) Project Office Support
6 3 (4.05%) Project Officer
6 3 (4.05%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.05%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) NHS
4 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.35%) PMI
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Unix
2 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Project Management
2 15 (20.27%) Business Analysis
3 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.81%) CRM
4 8 (10.81%) Migration
5 7 (9.46%) Analytics
6 6 (8.11%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.11%) Investment Management
6 6 (8.11%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.76%) Change Control
7 5 (6.76%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.76%) Process Improvement
7 5 (6.76%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.41%) Change Management
8 4 (5.41%) ITIL
8 4 (5.41%) Validation
8 4 (5.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) ISEB
2 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) IIBA
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.35%) FATCA
3 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) Google
3 3 (4.05%) Teradata
4 2 (2.70%) iManage
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle
4 2 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe
5 1 (1.35%) HP
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