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 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 33 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 4 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.33% 1.21% 7.50%
As % of the Applications category 14.81% 8.33% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £317
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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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 Slough region.

Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
27 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 8.97% 14.57% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 15
Average daily rate £369 £260 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.82% -42.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.82%

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
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 27 January 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) MS Visio
2 9 (60.00%) MS Project
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Service Management
5 5 (33.33%) LANDesk
6 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) MS Office
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) SAN
7 2 (13.33%) ACCA
7 2 (13.33%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Retail
7 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (13.33%) CIMA
7 2 (13.33%) Legal
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Replication
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) High Availability
7 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Marketing

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (86.67%) MS Visio
2 9 (60.00%) MS Project
3 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Metrics Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Project Office Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) PMO Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (20.00%) Project Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Coordinator
4 3 (20.00%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) DBA
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (13.33%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Service Improvement Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Support Officer
6 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ACCA
1 2 (13.33%) CIMA
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) LANDesk