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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 106 91 103
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 177 183 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.84% 1.96% 1.93%
As % of the Applications category 13.30% 12.05% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 91 90
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £145 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £17.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -24.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.00 £10.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.76 £21.23 £28.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+22.03% -7.81%
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
1331 1519 1278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.82% 16.30% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 725 590
Average daily rate £330 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £317 £308
% change year-on-year
+2.68% +2.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 153 165
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £11.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £28.00 £27.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.26% -

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 5 August 2015.

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
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 5 August 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
Berkshire +20 70 £350 +16.66% 15
Buckinghamshire -14 32 £285 -15.55% 10
Hampshire -7 28 £335 +26.41% 12
Surrey -10 24 £325 -12.63% 5
East Sussex 0 9 £500 -
Middlesex 0 7 £462 +24.86%
Oxfordshire -25 5 £300 -40.00% 2
Kent -3 3 £413 +6.45% 2
West Sussex -16 1 £330 +175.00% 3
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

1 259 (67.45%) MS Excel
2 167 (43.49%) Microsoft
3 126 (32.81%) MS Office
4 120 (31.25%) Finance
5 97 (25.26%) MS Visio
6 95 (24.74%) Project Management
7 83 (21.61%) Telecoms
8 70 (18.23%) MS Project
9 66 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
10 54 (14.06%) SharePoint
11 52 (13.54%) ITIL
12 50 (13.02%) Degree
13 47 (12.24%) PRINCE2
14 46 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 44 (11.46%) Security Cleared
16 36 (9.38%) Management Information System
17 35 (9.11%) SQL
18 33 (8.59%) Oracle
19 32 (8.33%) SC Cleared
20 30 (7.81%) Change Management
21 26 (6.77%) SAP
21 26 (6.77%) Data Analysis
21 26 (6.77%) Change Control
22 25 (6.51%) Time Management
23 24 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
23 24 (6.25%) CRM
24 22 (5.73%) Service Management
24 22 (5.73%) ITSM
24 22 (5.73%) Windows
24 22 (5.73%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 54 (14.06%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.86%) SAS
3 5 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.04%) Lync
4 4 (1.04%) Confluence
5 3 (0.78%) Smallworld
5 3 (0.78%) IIS
6 2 (0.52%) Apache
6 2 (0.52%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (0.26%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 259 (67.45%) MS Excel
2 126 (32.81%) MS Office
3 97 (25.26%) MS Visio
4 70 (18.23%) MS Project
5 14 (3.65%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.78%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.78%) Maya
6 3 (0.78%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (1.56%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.52%) SAP CCM
5 2 (0.52%) assyst
6 1 (0.26%) Primavera
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.82%) Office 365
2 4 (1.04%) OneDrive
3 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.21%) Radio Access Network
2 17 (4.43%) Firewall
3 13 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.13%) Internet
5 10 (2.60%) 3G
5 10 (2.60%) 4G
6 9 (2.34%) LTE
7 8 (2.08%) VPN
7 8 (2.08%) 3GPP
8 7 (1.82%) Ethernet
9 6 (1.56%) VoIP
9 6 (1.56%) HTTP
9 6 (1.56%) PPP
9 6 (1.56%) ATM
9 6 (1.56%) Broadband
9 6 (1.56%) DSLAM
9 6 (1.56%) xDSL
9 6 (1.56%) IPsec
10 5 (1.30%) Unified Communications
10 5 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (3.91%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.39%) MS Access
4 11 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.30%) PowerCenter
5 5 (1.30%) QlikView
5 5 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (1.04%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.04%) SAP BI
7 3 (0.78%) DB2
7 3 (0.78%) OLAP
7 3 (0.78%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (0.52%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.52%) Essbase
9 1 (0.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (2.08%) JIRA
2 7 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.30%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.78%) Toad
5 3 (0.78%) ERwin
6 2 (0.52%) CaliberRM
6 2 (0.52%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.52%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.26%) Serena SBM
General
1 120 (31.25%) Finance
2 83 (21.61%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.43%) Banking
4 14 (3.65%) Marketing
5 13 (3.39%) Legal
6 10 (2.60%) Electronics
7 8 (2.08%) Retail
8 6 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.30%) Billing
10 4 (1.04%) Publishing
11 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.78%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.52%) Military
12 2 (0.52%) German Language
13 1 (0.26%) Advertising
13 1 (0.26%) Automotive
13 1 (0.26%) French Language
13 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 130 (33.85%) Analyst
2 39 (10.16%) Project Manager
3 34 (8.85%) Administrator
4 24 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 22 (5.73%) Business Analyst
6 20 (5.21%) Data Analyst
7 14 (3.65%) Developer
7 14 (3.65%) Consultant
8 13 (3.39%) Report Analyst
9 12 (3.13%) Service Analyst
9 12 (3.13%) Project Coordinator
9 12 (3.13%) Architect
9 12 (3.13%) Governance Analyst
10 11 (2.86%) Support Analyst
10 11 (2.86%) Project Administrator
11 10 (2.60%) Financial Analyst
12 9 (2.34%) Design Engineer
12 9 (2.34%) Programme Manager
12 9 (2.34%) Junior
13 7 (1.82%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.34%) .NET
2 8 (2.08%) XML
3 7 (1.82%) Web Services
4 5 (1.30%) REST
4 5 (1.30%) XMPP
4 5 (1.30%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.30%) JSON
5 1 (0.26%) Velocity
5 1 (0.26%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.26%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.26%) COM
5 1 (0.26%) CSS
5 1 (0.26%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.65%) Statistics
4 13 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.60%) Economics
6 9 (2.34%) Replication
6 9 (2.34%) PMI
7 6 (1.56%) PKI
8 4 (1.04%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.04%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.04%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.78%) GIS
9 3 (0.78%) Applied Mathematics
9 3 (0.78%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.52%) Life Science
10 2 (0.52%) CMDB
10 2 (0.52%) NHS
10 2 (0.52%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.52%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.73%) Windows
2 16 (4.17%) UNIX
2 16 (4.17%) Linux
3 10 (2.60%) Solaris
4 8 (2.08%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.78%) zOS
7 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.52%) AIX
7 2 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (24.74%) Project Management
2 52 (13.54%) ITIL
3 47 (12.24%) PRINCE2
4 46 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (7.81%) Change Management
6 26 (6.77%) Data Analysis
6 26 (6.77%) Change Control
7 25 (6.51%) Time Management
8 24 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (6.25%) CRM
9 22 (5.73%) ITSM
9 22 (5.73%) Service Management
9 22 (5.73%) Project Planning
10 19 (4.95%) Risk Management
11 18 (4.69%) ERP
12 17 (4.43%) Programme Management
13 15 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (3.91%) Data Governance
14 14 (3.65%) Business Analysis
15 11 (2.86%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (9.11%) SQL
2 6 (1.56%) C#
3 5 (1.30%) Java
3 5 (1.30%) T-SQL
3 5 (1.30%) VB
3 5 (1.30%) VBA
4 3 (0.78%) Python
4 3 (0.78%) C
4 3 (0.78%) Perl
5 2 (0.52%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.26%) Tcl
6 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.26%) VBScript
6 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 50 (13.02%) Degree
2 44 (11.46%) Security Cleared
3 32 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.69%) PMI Certification
5 14 (3.65%) PMP
6 13 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (3.13%) DV Cleared
8 10 (2.60%) CCNP
9 9 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (2.08%) ACCA
10 8 (2.08%) CIMA
10 8 (2.08%) CCNA
10 8 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (1.56%) ISEB
11 6 (1.56%) SCSA
11 6 (1.56%) Sun Certification
12 4 (1.04%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.78%) MCTS
13 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.17%) SLA
2 13 (3.39%) Solvency II
3 12 (3.13%) QA
4 9 (2.34%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.56%) ISO 9001
6 5 (1.30%) BS25999
7 4 (1.04%) P3O
8 2 (0.52%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.04%) BitLocker
2 2 (0.52%) XenApp
2 2 (0.52%) XenDesktop
2 2 (0.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (1.04%) Nagios
2 4 (1.04%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.52%) WSUS
4 2 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.52%) SCCM
4 2 (0.52%) SCOM
4 2 (0.52%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.52%) Netcool
4 2 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.52%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.52%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.26%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.26%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 167 (43.49%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.59%) Oracle
3 26 (6.77%) SAP
4 21 (5.47%) HP
5 20 (5.21%) Remedy
6 11 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.60%) Huawei
8 9 (2.34%) TOWER Software
9 8 (2.08%) VMware
9 8 (2.08%) Veritas
9 8 (2.08%) Cisco
9 8 (2.08%) IBM
10 7 (1.82%) Ericsson
10 7 (1.82%) Informatica
10 7 (1.82%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.82%) Symantec
11 6 (1.56%) McAfee
11 6 (1.56%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.56%) CA
11 6 (1.56%) Sun
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