The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Scotland region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 99 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 32 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 1.72% 1.27%
As % of the Applications category 9.85% 15.61% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £285 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £401 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £12.89
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -19.23%
Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
325 269 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.86% 11.00% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 136 133
Average daily rate £300 £288 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -10.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £136 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 38
Average hourly rate £17.00 £11.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -11.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.05 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £20.50 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Edinburgh -16 14 £388 -2.14% 1
Stirling - 8 - - 1
Glasgow -19 6 £128 -32.89% 2
Dundee - - - - 1
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MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 33 (67.35%) MS Excel
2 27 (55.10%) Finance
3 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
4 18 (36.73%) Project Management
5 16 (32.65%) MS Office
6 15 (30.61%) MS Visio
6 15 (30.61%) MS Project
7 14 (28.57%) SharePoint
8 11 (22.45%) Banking
9 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
11 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
11 5 (10.20%) Change Management
11 5 (10.20%) Front Office
11 5 (10.20%) Degree
11 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
11 5 (10.20%) Time Management
11 5 (10.20%) Dependency Management
12 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
12 4 (8.16%) Retail
12 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
12 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
12 4 (8.16%) Legal
12 4 (8.16%) Fixed Income
12 4 (8.16%) SQL
13 3 (6.12%) Oracle
13 3 (6.12%) Sybase
13 3 (6.12%) Windows
13 3 (6.12%) PMP
13 3 (6.12%) Migration

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) SAS
2 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.04%) Lync
3 1 (2.04%) TWiki
Applications
1 33 (67.35%) MS Excel
2 16 (32.65%) MS Office
3 15 (30.61%) MS Visio
3 15 (30.61%) MS Project
4 2 (4.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Agresso
1 1 (2.04%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.04%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) ATM
1 1 (2.04%) WAN
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
1 1 (2.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Front Office
4 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Legal
5 3 (6.12%) Billing
6 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.08%) Advertising
7 1 (2.04%) Publishing
7 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.04%) Back Office
7 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) PMO Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Business Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Business Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Business Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.12%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) PMO Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Trainer
8 1 (2.04%) Junior
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Administrator
8 1 (2.04%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Fixed Income
2 3 (6.12%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.08%) IVR
3 2 (4.08%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.08%) PMI
4 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.04%) Equities
4 1 (2.04%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.04%) Blog
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.04%) CMDB
4 1 (2.04%) Derivative
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
1 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Project Management
2 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.20%) Change Management
4 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
4 5 (10.20%) Time Management
4 5 (10.20%) Dependency Management
5 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
5 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.12%) Migration
6 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Data Management
6 3 (6.12%) Change Control
7 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.08%) IT Governance
7 2 (4.08%) Matrix Management
7 2 (4.08%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.04%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) PMP
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.04%) IIBA
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) EMIR
1 1 (2.04%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Sybase
2 3 (6.12%) Bloomberg
3 2 (4.08%) Genesys
3 2 (4.08%) Lotus
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Cognos
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.04%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.04%) BT
4 1 (2.04%) Facebook
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter
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