The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 38 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.79% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 19.23% 3.13% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£260 £450 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +157.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.50% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.48 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+40.46% -8.57%
MS PowerPoint
South West

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

Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
26 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.32% 9.09% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 20
Average daily rate £363 £408 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.04% +23.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £290 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £488 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £9.50 £28.00 £11.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.07% +148.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.39 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.68% -0.74%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 3 September 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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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
Taunton - 3 £258 -
Bath - 1 £375 -
MS PowerPoint
South West

MS PowerPoint
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (57.14%) SAP
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) P3O
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) IPTV
4 1 (14.29%) Polycom
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) PMP
4 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Intranet
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) MS Project
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Junior
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Junior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SAP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
2 1 (14.29%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Polycom
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco