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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 100 97 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 194 155 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.98% 1.75% 2.03%
As % of the Applications category 13.58% 10.78% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 80 63
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£320 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £196 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 21
Average hourly rate £28.75 £11.50 £10.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £9.05 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £22.20 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £13.50 £14.68
% change year-on-year
+50.70% -8.03%
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
1429 1438 1112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.58% 16.24% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 647 431
Average daily rate £325 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £168 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 155 186
Average hourly rate £15.90 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 27 February 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
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 +4 72 £270 -28.00% 11
Buckinghamshire +11 32 £175 -42.38% 7
Surrey +6 32 £325 -3.70% 4
Hampshire -10 23 £263 -4.54% 9
Oxfordshire -8 13 £415 -38.51% 4
West Sussex -14 6 £360 -4.00% 3
Kent -11 5 £375 +7.14%
East Sussex +2 4 £400 +63.26% 1
Middlesex -2 3 £300 +13.20% 1
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 245 (65.68%) MS Excel
2 167 (44.77%) Microsoft
3 132 (35.39%) MS Office
4 118 (31.64%) Finance
5 93 (24.93%) MS Visio
6 80 (21.45%) Telecoms
7 78 (20.91%) MS Project
8 76 (20.38%) Project Management
9 72 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
10 51 (13.67%) Degree
11 45 (12.06%) PRINCE2
12 41 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management
14 39 (10.46%) SharePoint
15 37 (9.92%) Marketing
16 36 (9.65%) ITIL
17 31 (8.31%) SAP
17 31 (8.31%) Oracle
17 31 (8.31%) Security Cleared
18 25 (6.70%) Service Management
18 25 (6.70%) Publishing
19 24 (6.43%) Data Analysis
20 22 (5.90%) SC Cleared
21 20 (5.36%) Retail
22 19 (5.09%) Business Analysis
22 19 (5.09%) SQL
23 18 (4.83%) UML
23 18 (4.83%) Change Management
23 18 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
24 17 (4.56%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (10.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.07%) Confluence
2 4 (1.07%) SAS
3 3 (0.80%) Lync
3 3 (0.80%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (0.54%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.27%) Moodle
5 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 245 (65.68%) MS Excel
2 132 (35.39%) MS Office
3 93 (24.93%) MS Visio
4 78 (20.91%) MS Project
5 14 (3.75%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.34%) SPSS
7 4 (1.07%) AutoCAD
7 4 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (1.07%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.80%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.54%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.54%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.27%) InDesign
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (2.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.07%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.54%) Maximo
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.27%) Agresso
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Yammer
2 1 (0.27%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.49%) Intranet
2 11 (2.95%) Internet
3 6 (1.61%) HTTP
3 6 (1.61%) Wireless
4 4 (1.07%) LTE
4 4 (1.07%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (1.07%) SAN
4 4 (1.07%) GPRS
4 4 (1.07%) GSM
4 4 (1.07%) UMTS
5 3 (0.80%) MPLS
5 3 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.54%) CDMA2000
6 2 (0.54%) DSL
6 2 (0.54%) WiMAX
6 2 (0.54%) HSPA
6 2 (0.54%) GPON
6 2 (0.54%) Junos
6 2 (0.54%) VoIP
6 2 (0.54%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.02%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.49%) MS Access
3 5 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.07%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.80%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.80%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.54%) DB2
6 2 (0.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.27%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.27%) OLAP
7 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.34%) JIRA
3 1 (0.27%) UltraEdit
3 1 (0.27%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.27%) Toad
3 1 (0.27%) ERwin
General
1 118 (31.64%) Finance
2 80 (21.45%) Telecoms
3 37 (9.92%) Marketing
4 25 (6.70%) Publishing
5 20 (5.36%) Retail
6 16 (4.29%) Legal
7 10 (2.68%) Banking
7 10 (2.68%) German Language
8 9 (2.41%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.41%) Advertising
9 6 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.34%) Automotive
10 5 (1.34%) Billing
11 4 (1.07%) Games
12 3 (0.80%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.80%) Electronics
12 3 (0.80%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.54%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.54%) Local Government
14 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 114 (30.56%) Analyst
2 30 (8.04%) Project Manager
3 29 (7.77%) Coordinator
4 27 (7.24%) Administrator
5 26 (6.97%) Business Analyst
5 26 (6.97%) Data Analyst
6 21 (5.63%) Architect
7 15 (4.02%) PMO Analyst
8 13 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (3.49%) Project Coordinator
9 9 (2.41%) Design Engineer
9 9 (2.41%) Junior
9 9 (2.41%) PMO Lead
10 8 (2.14%) Governance Analyst
10 8 (2.14%) Technical Author
10 8 (2.14%) Author
10 8 (2.14%) Junior Project Manager
11 7 (1.88%) Project Administrator
11 7 (1.88%) Service Analyst
11 7 (1.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.68%) .NET
2 9 (2.41%) Web Services
2 9 (2.41%) REST
3 7 (1.88%) XML
4 6 (1.61%) .NET Framework
4 6 (1.61%) JSON
5 3 (0.80%) JSR 170
5 3 (0.80%) WCF
5 3 (0.80%) HTML5
5 3 (0.80%) CSS3
5 3 (0.80%) Apache Sling
5 3 (0.80%) HTML
5 3 (0.80%) Middleware
5 3 (0.80%) J2EE
5 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.80%) CSS
5 3 (0.80%) JSP
6 2 (0.54%) Flash
7 1 (0.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 72 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.49%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.41%) Replication
4 7 (1.88%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.61%) PMI
6 5 (1.34%) Statistics
6 5 (1.34%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (1.07%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.80%) GIS
8 3 (0.80%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.80%) Graphic Design
8 3 (0.80%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.54%) Life Science
9 2 (0.54%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.54%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.54%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.54%) Telematics
9 2 (0.54%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.54%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.68%) Windows
2 8 (2.14%) UNIX
3 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.54%) Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.27%) zOS
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.27%) AIX
5 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (20.38%) Project Management
2 45 (12.06%) PRINCE2
3 41 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (9.65%) ITIL
6 25 (6.70%) Service Management
7 24 (6.43%) Data Analysis
8 19 (5.09%) Business Analysis
9 18 (4.83%) Change Management
9 18 (4.83%) UML
9 18 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (4.56%) Service Delivery
11 16 (4.29%) Risk Management
11 16 (4.29%) CRM
11 16 (4.29%) Programme Management
12 15 (4.02%) Project Planning
12 15 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (4.02%) Validation
12 15 (4.02%) Waterfall
13 14 (3.75%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.09%) SQL
2 11 (2.95%) VBA
3 10 (2.68%) Java
4 6 (1.61%) C#
5 5 (1.34%) VB
6 3 (0.80%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.80%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (13.67%) Degree
2 31 (8.31%) Security Cleared
3 22 (5.90%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.95%) VCP4
4 11 (2.95%) ISEB
5 10 (2.68%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.88%) CIMA
8 7 (1.88%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.34%) ACCA
10 4 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.07%) HND
11 3 (0.80%) CCNA
11 3 (0.80%) CAPM
12 2 (0.54%) CCENT
12 2 (0.54%) HNC
12 2 (0.54%) CCNP
12 2 (0.54%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.27%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.02%) QA
2 7 (1.88%) SLA
3 5 (1.34%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.80%) P3O
5 2 (0.54%) GAMP
5 2 (0.54%) GMP
5 2 (0.54%) BS25999
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.27%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (0.27%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.27%) SCCM
1 1 (0.27%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 167 (44.77%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.31%) Oracle
2 31 (8.31%) SAP
3 16 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (3.49%) Business Objects
5 11 (2.95%) Remedy
6 8 (2.14%) Adobe
7 7 (1.88%) TOWER Software
8 6 (1.61%) Dell
9 4 (1.07%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.07%) BMC
10 3 (0.80%) LANDesk
11 2 (0.54%) Actix
11 2 (0.54%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 2 (0.54%) Ericsson
11 2 (0.54%) Planview
11 2 (0.54%) FatWire
11 2 (0.54%) Primavera
11 2 (0.54%) BT
11 2 (0.54%) Juniper
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