The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 21 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 4 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.17% 0.68% 4.20%
As % of the Applications category 13.79% 3.70% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Average daily rate £338 - £343
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £14.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+22.41% -40.81%
MS PowerPoint
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 54 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.76% 18.31% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 16
Average daily rate £300 £200 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £115 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £434 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.22 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.12% -13.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Slough

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Slough region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (60.00%) MS Project
3 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Acrobat
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) Content Management
4 3 (30.00%) Presales
4 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
5 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) ZTE
6 1 (10.00%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (10.00%) 4G
6 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (10.00%) Oracle UPK
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (60.00%) MS Project
3 3 (30.00%) Acrobat
3 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) 2G
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) 4G
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (20.00%) Designer
1 2 (20.00%) PMO Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) PMO Coordinator
1 2 (20.00%) Project Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (20.00%) Project Office Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Project Office Coordinator
1 2 (20.00%) Support Assistant
2 1 (10.00%) Campaign Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Communications Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Document Manager
2 1 (10.00%) ETL Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Instructional Designer
2 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Content Management
1 3 (30.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (10.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) BT
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Cramer
2 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Huawei
2 1 (10.00%) NetCracker
2 1 (10.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (10.00%) Nokia
2 1 (10.00%) Nortel
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Siemens