The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 87 103 114
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 185 144 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.98% 1.65% 1.45%
As % of the Applications category 12.68% 11.79% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 82 60
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£346 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £163 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £16.75 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £19.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +6.06%
MS PowerPoint
England

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

Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1459 1221 1417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.64% 14.02% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 575 597
Average daily rate £314 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £140 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 132 193
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.85 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 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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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
Berkshire +17 55 £263 +28.83% 11
Buckinghamshire +24 43 £320 +6.66% 5
Surrey +10 29 £366 -8.50% 3
Hampshire -15 27 £365 +10.60% 3
Oxfordshire +4 12 £500 +25.00% 4
Middlesex +6 8 £370 +23.33%
West Sussex +1 5 £120 -73.33% 4
Kent -7 3 £310 -3.87% 3
East Sussex -16 2 £363 - 1
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 229 (63.97%) MS Excel
2 150 (41.90%) Microsoft
3 136 (37.99%) MS Office
4 110 (30.73%) MS Project
5 104 (29.05%) Finance
6 98 (27.37%) MS Visio
7 81 (22.63%) Project Management
8 68 (18.99%) Telecoms
9 57 (15.92%) PRINCE2
10 56 (15.64%) SharePoint
11 41 (11.45%) Degree
12 32 (8.94%) ITIL
12 32 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (8.38%) SAP
15 29 (8.10%) Service Management
15 29 (8.10%) Oracle
16 28 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 27 (7.54%) Change Management
17 27 (7.54%) Risk Management
18 26 (7.26%) Marketing
19 21 (5.87%) Validation
19 21 (5.87%) Windows
19 21 (5.87%) Security Cleared
20 20 (5.59%) Service Delivery
21 19 (5.31%) SC Cleared
22 18 (5.03%) ERP
22 18 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
23 17 (4.75%) Programme Management
23 17 (4.75%) Spreadsheet

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 56 (15.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.23%) IBM Notes
2 8 (2.23%) Confluence
3 5 (1.40%) CMS
4 4 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.56%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.56%) Drupal
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 229 (63.97%) MS Excel
2 136 (37.99%) MS Office
3 110 (30.73%) MS Project
4 98 (27.37%) MS Visio
5 17 (4.75%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.40%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.56%) SPSS
7 2 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.28%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (2.51%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.28%) Maximo
3 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.28%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.84%) Force.com
2 2 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.23%) Intranet
1 8 (2.23%) Firewall
1 8 (2.23%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (1.96%) LTE
3 6 (1.68%) LAN
4 4 (1.12%) GSM
4 4 (1.12%) WAN
4 4 (1.12%) 3G
4 4 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.12%) Wireless
4 4 (1.12%) 2G
5 3 (0.84%) HTTP
5 3 (0.84%) SAN
6 2 (0.56%) DNS
6 2 (0.56%) Internet
6 2 (0.56%) Extranet
6 2 (0.56%) WCDMA
6 2 (0.56%) GPRS
6 2 (0.56%) 3GPP
6 2 (0.56%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.23%) SAP BI
2 7 (1.96%) SAP BW
3 5 (1.40%) MS Access
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.12%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.56%) QlikView
6 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.28%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 10 (2.79%) JIRA
2 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.28%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 104 (29.05%) Finance
2 68 (18.99%) Telecoms
3 26 (7.26%) Marketing
4 17 (4.75%) Banking
5 13 (3.63%) Retail
5 13 (3.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.51%) Publishing
7 7 (1.96%) Automotive
8 6 (1.68%) Billing
9 5 (1.40%) Legal
9 5 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.12%) Advertising
10 4 (1.12%) Korean Language
11 3 (0.84%) Local Government
11 3 (0.84%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Military
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 113 (31.56%) Analyst
2 35 (9.78%) Project Manager
3 33 (9.22%) Coordinator
4 30 (8.38%) Administrator
5 26 (7.26%) PMO Analyst
6 22 (6.15%) Project Coordinator
7 18 (5.03%) Project Administrator
8 16 (4.47%) Business Analyst
8 16 (4.47%) Junior
9 14 (3.91%) Support Analyst
10 12 (3.35%) Consultant
10 12 (3.35%) Architect
11 10 (2.79%) Programme Manager
11 10 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (2.51%) Process Analyst
12 9 (2.51%) Service Analyst
12 9 (2.51%) Change Analyst
13 8 (2.23%) Requirements Analyst
13 8 (2.23%) Data Analyst
14 7 (1.96%) Programme Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.96%) .NET
2 6 (1.68%) Web Services
3 4 (1.12%) XML
3 4 (1.12%) HTML
4 3 (0.84%) REST
4 3 (0.84%) Flash
4 3 (0.84%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.84%) JSON
5 1 (0.28%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.28%) HTML5
5 1 (0.28%) XHTML
5 1 (0.28%) Middleware
5 1 (0.28%) WinForms
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.28%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.47%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.12%) Kindle
4 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
4 3 (0.84%) Social Network
4 3 (0.84%) Statistics
4 3 (0.84%) E-Learning
4 3 (0.84%) Handset
5 2 (0.56%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.56%) DTV
5 2 (0.56%) Social Media
5 2 (0.56%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.28%) User Experience
6 1 (0.28%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.28%) iSeries
6 1 (0.28%) Telematics
6 1 (0.28%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (0.28%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.87%) Windows
2 15 (4.19%) Windows XP
3 11 (3.07%) Windows 7
4 7 (1.96%) UNIX
5 4 (1.12%) Windows Phone
5 4 (1.12%) Linux
6 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.84%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.56%) Solaris
7 2 (0.56%) OS/2
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) zOS
8 1 (0.28%) AIX
8 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (22.63%) Project Management
2 57 (15.92%) PRINCE2
3 32 (8.94%) ITIL
3 32 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (8.10%) Service Management
5 28 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (7.54%) Risk Management
6 27 (7.54%) Change Management
7 21 (5.87%) Validation
8 20 (5.59%) Service Delivery
9 18 (5.03%) ERP
9 18 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (4.75%) Programme Management
11 15 (4.19%) Project Planning
12 14 (3.91%) Data Analysis
13 13 (3.63%) Risk Assessment
13 13 (3.63%) Change Control
14 12 (3.35%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (3.35%) Analytics
14 12 (3.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.51%) SQL
2 7 (1.96%) Java
3 6 (1.68%) VB
4 4 (1.12%) C#
5 3 (0.84%) VBA
6 2 (0.56%) PHP
7 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.28%) C++
7 1 (0.28%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.28%) Korn
7 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.28%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (0.28%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.28%) C-shell
7 1 (0.28%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 41 (11.45%) Degree
2 21 (5.87%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.31%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.68%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.40%) PMP
6 5 (1.40%) HND
6 5 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.84%) CCNA
8 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.56%) CCENT
10 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.28%) CIPD
10 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.28%) ISEB
10 1 (0.28%) CCIE
10 1 (0.28%) CCNP
10 1 (0.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.07%) SLA
2 9 (2.51%) QA
3 7 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.84%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.56%) BS25999
7 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.28%) GAMP
7 1 (0.28%) GMP
System Software
1 16 (4.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.28%) XenApp
2 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.28%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (1.40%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.28%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.28%) Netcool
2 1 (0.28%) Nagios
2 1 (0.28%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (0.28%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 150 (41.90%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.38%) SAP
3 29 (8.10%) Oracle
4 14 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (2.79%) Lotus
6 9 (2.51%) Business Objects
7 7 (1.96%) HP
8 5 (1.40%) TOWER Software
8 5 (1.40%) LANDesk
9 4 (1.12%) Planview
9 4 (1.12%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.12%) Cisco
9 4 (1.12%) IBM
9 4 (1.12%) EMC
10 3 (0.84%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.84%) Mapinfo
10 3 (0.84%) Dell
10 3 (0.84%) Remedy
10 3 (0.84%) Brocade
10 3 (0.84%) Casewise
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