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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 109 100 92
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 173 199 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.00% 2.05% 1.99%
As % of the Applications category 16.21% 15.19% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 104 89
Median daily rate £350 £328 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £191 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.81 £12.09 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £23.38 £32.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
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
1067 1310 1445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.31% 13.48% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 692 717
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £167 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 127 155
Median hourly rate £19.52 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.01% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.18 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £27.22 £29.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 2016.

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 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -6 60 £375 +15.38% 1
Surrey +9 36 £340 -2.15% 8
Hampshire +5 32 £308 -18.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -8 20 £170 -40.35% 4
East Sussex +8 9 £203 -57.36% 1
Kent +10 8 £350 +28.32%
West Sussex -3 4 £335 -4.28% 1
Oxfordshire -5 4 £413 +46.66% 3
Middlesex -10 2 £540 +36.36%
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 186 (66.91%) MS Excel
2 126 (45.32%) Microsoft
3 109 (39.21%) MS Office
4 106 (38.13%) Finance
5 66 (23.74%) Project Management
6 65 (23.38%) MS Visio
7 53 (19.06%) SharePoint
8 50 (17.99%) Analytical Skills
9 42 (15.11%) MS Project
10 35 (12.59%) SQL
10 35 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (12.23%) Telecoms
12 33 (11.87%) Oracle
12 33 (11.87%) PRINCE2
13 32 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (11.51%) Degree
14 30 (10.79%) SAP
15 24 (8.63%) Remedy
16 22 (7.91%) Change Management
17 21 (7.55%) Security Cleared
17 21 (7.55%) ITIL
18 19 (6.83%) SLA
18 19 (6.83%) SC Cleared
19 18 (6.47%) Marketing
19 18 (6.47%) Banking
20 17 (6.12%) Retail
20 17 (6.12%) Manufacturing
20 17 (6.12%) Migration
21 16 (5.76%) Windows
22 15 (5.40%) Waterfall

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 53 (19.06%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (4.32%) SAS
4 5 (1.80%) MS Project Server
5 4 (1.44%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.44%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.44%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.08%) JBoss
6 3 (1.08%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.72%) Apache
7 2 (0.72%) Confluence
7 2 (0.72%) Drupal
7 2 (0.72%) Resin
8 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.36%) CMS
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 186 (66.91%) MS Excel
2 109 (39.21%) MS Office
3 65 (23.38%) MS Visio
4 42 (15.11%) MS Project
5 9 (3.24%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.44%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.72%) InDesign
7 2 (0.72%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.72%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (3.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.44%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.08%) Maximo
4 2 (0.72%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.72%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.36%) Primavera
5 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.88%) Office 365
2 7 (2.52%) SaaS
3 6 (2.16%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.24%) 3G
1 9 (3.24%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (2.88%) Internet
2 8 (2.88%) Wireless
3 7 (2.52%) 2G
3 7 (2.52%) Firewall
3 7 (2.52%) LTE
4 6 (2.16%) 4G
5 5 (1.80%) SAN
5 5 (1.80%) SSH
5 5 (1.80%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.44%) LAN
6 4 (1.44%) WAN
7 3 (1.08%) BGP
7 3 (1.08%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (1.08%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (1.08%) OSPF
7 3 (1.08%) Skype
7 3 (1.08%) VPN
8 2 (0.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.96%) MS Access
2 8 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.88%) Hadoop
3 7 (2.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (2.16%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.44%) MySQL
7 3 (1.08%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (5.04%) JIRA
2 6 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.44%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (1.44%) Selenium
3 4 (1.44%) SpecFlow
3 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.08%) IntelliJ
4 3 (1.08%) JUnit
4 3 (1.08%) Subversion
5 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.72%) Maven
6 1 (0.36%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.36%) Mockito
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.36%) TestRail
6 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 106 (38.13%) Finance
2 34 (12.23%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.47%) Banking
3 18 (6.47%) Marketing
4 17 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 17 (6.12%) Retail
5 12 (4.32%) Advertising
6 8 (2.88%) Publishing
6 8 (2.88%) Spanish Language
7 6 (2.16%) Back Office
8 5 (1.80%) Electronics
9 4 (1.44%) German Language
10 3 (1.08%) Legal
10 3 (1.08%) Military
10 3 (1.08%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.72%) Automotive
11 2 (0.72%) Brand Awareness
11 2 (0.72%) French Language
11 2 (0.72%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.36%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 79 (28.42%) Analyst
2 27 (9.71%) Administrator
3 24 (8.63%) Project Manager
4 22 (7.91%) PMO Analyst
5 20 (7.19%) Coordinator
6 17 (6.12%) Business Analyst
7 16 (5.76%) Consultant
8 11 (3.96%) Data Analyst
9 10 (3.60%) Developer
9 10 (3.60%) Project Administrator
10 9 (3.24%) Project Coordinator
10 9 (3.24%) Support Engineer
11 8 (2.88%) Process Analyst
11 8 (2.88%) SAS Developer
11 8 (2.88%) Trainer
12 7 (2.52%) Report Analyst
12 7 (2.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
13 6 (2.16%) Financial Analyst
13 6 (2.16%) PMO Coordinator
13 6 (2.16%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.32%) HTML
2 11 (3.96%) XML
3 9 (3.24%) Web Services
4 8 (2.88%) .NET
5 4 (1.44%) CSS
5 4 (1.44%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.44%) jQuery
6 3 (1.08%) EJB
6 3 (1.08%) J2EE
6 3 (1.08%) JSF
6 3 (1.08%) SAML
6 3 (1.08%) XSLT
7 2 (0.72%) Java EE
7 2 (0.72%) LAMP
8 1 (0.36%) HTML5
8 1 (0.36%) Servlets
8 1 (0.36%) Vaadin
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.99%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.32%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.88%) Statistics
3 8 (2.88%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.52%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.16%) Smart Meter
6 5 (1.80%) e-Learning
6 5 (1.80%) PMI
7 4 (1.44%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.44%) FMCG
7 4 (1.44%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (1.44%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.08%) Clustering
8 3 (1.08%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.72%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.72%) PKI
9 2 (0.72%) Replication
9 2 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.76%) Windows
2 7 (2.52%) Linux
3 6 (2.16%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.44%) Unix
5 3 (1.08%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.36%) VMS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (23.74%) Project Management
2 35 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (11.87%) PRINCE2
4 32 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (7.91%) Change Management
6 21 (7.55%) ITIL
7 17 (6.12%) Migration
8 15 (5.40%) Waterfall
9 14 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (5.04%) Coaching
10 13 (4.68%) Analytics
10 13 (4.68%) SDLC
10 13 (4.68%) Service Delivery
11 12 (4.32%) CRM
11 12 (4.32%) Data Analysis
11 12 (4.32%) Digital Marketing
11 12 (4.32%) System Testing
11 12 (4.32%) Test Scripting
11 12 (4.32%) Workflow
12 11 (3.96%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.59%) SQL
2 10 (3.60%) VBA
3 9 (3.24%) Java
3 9 (3.24%) Python
3 9 (3.24%) T-SQL
4 8 (2.88%) C
4 8 (2.88%) C#
4 8 (2.88%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.80%) Perl
5 5 (1.80%) R
5 5 (1.80%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.44%) F#
7 3 (1.08%) C++
7 3 (1.08%) PHP
7 3 (1.08%) Ruby
7 3 (1.08%) XPath
8 2 (0.72%) COBOL
8 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.72%) VB
9 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (11.51%) Degree
2 21 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.83%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.32%) PMI Certification
5 6 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.80%) CAPM
6 5 (1.80%) HNC
7 4 (1.44%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.44%) PMP
8 3 (1.08%) CCDP
8 3 (1.08%) CCNP
8 3 (1.08%) CCSA
8 3 (1.08%) CCSE
8 3 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.08%) HND
8 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.72%) ACCA
9 2 (0.72%) CIMA
9 2 (0.72%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.83%) SLA
2 12 (4.32%) QA
3 7 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.08%) GxP
4 3 (1.08%) MiFID
5 2 (0.72%) BS25999
5 2 (0.72%) FATCA
5 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.72%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.72%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.36%) GAAP
System Software
1 9 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.16%) Amdocs OSS
2 3 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.72%) Ansible
3 2 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.72%) Netcool
3 2 (0.72%) yum
4 1 (0.36%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 126 (45.32%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.87%) Oracle
3 30 (10.79%) SAP
4 24 (8.63%) Remedy
5 11 (3.96%) HP
6 10 (3.60%) Google
7 9 (3.24%) Adobe
7 9 (3.24%) Citrix
7 9 (3.24%) Huawei
8 8 (2.88%) BMC
8 8 (2.88%) Ericsson
9 7 (2.52%) Cisco
9 7 (2.52%) Nokia
9 7 (2.52%) VMware
10 6 (2.16%) Arqiva
10 6 (2.16%) BT
10 6 (2.16%) Cramer
10 6 (2.16%) Nokia Networks
10 6 (2.16%) Nortel
10 6 (2.16%) Tellabs
Epsom, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum £32,000 - £42,000 plus £6,000 car al
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago