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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 83 111 116
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +5
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 186 149 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.00% 1.71% 1.52%
As % of the Applications category 12.69% 12.12% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 82 60
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£363 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £165 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £16.90 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.00 £24.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-23.71% +2.94%
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
1466 1229 1477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.80% 14.07% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 569 622
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £148 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £437 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 130 189
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.23 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £25.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 19 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 19 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 19 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 +20 54 £258 +26.38% 9
Buckinghamshire +19 43 £358 +19.16% 8
Hampshire -3 33 £313 -5.30% 4
Surrey 0 28 £372 -10.89% 7
Oxfordshire +6 12 £500 +25.00% 7
Middlesex +6 8 £370 +13.75%
West Sussex -2 4 £120 -73.33% 3
East Sussex -17 2 £363 +0.34%
Kent -11 1 £310 -3.87% 2
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 221 (62.43%) MS Excel
2 146 (41.24%) Microsoft
3 134 (37.85%) MS Office
4 112 (31.64%) MS Project
5 105 (29.66%) Finance
6 93 (26.27%) MS Visio
7 78 (22.03%) Project Management
8 68 (19.21%) Telecoms
9 56 (15.82%) PRINCE2
10 51 (14.41%) SharePoint
11 42 (11.86%) Degree
12 33 (9.32%) ITIL
13 30 (8.47%) Service Management
13 30 (8.47%) SAP
13 30 (8.47%) Oracle
14 29 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (7.91%) Marketing
15 28 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (7.63%) Change Management
17 26 (7.34%) Risk Management
17 26 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
18 22 (6.21%) Security Cleared
18 22 (6.21%) Windows
19 20 (5.65%) SC Cleared
20 19 (5.37%) Service Delivery
20 19 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
21 18 (5.08%) ERP
22 17 (4.80%) Active Directory
22 17 (4.80%) Programme Management
22 17 (4.80%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 51 (14.41%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.26%) Confluence
2 8 (2.26%) IBM Notes
3 5 (1.41%) CMS
4 4 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.13%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.56%) Drupal
6 2 (0.56%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.28%) SAS
7 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 221 (62.43%) MS Excel
2 134 (37.85%) MS Office
3 112 (31.64%) MS Project
4 93 (26.27%) MS Visio
5 15 (4.24%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.41%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.56%) SPSS
8 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.28%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (2.54%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.28%) SAP SEM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.28%) Maximo
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.85%) Force.com
2 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.26%) Radio Access Network
1 8 (2.26%) Firewall
1 8 (2.26%) Intranet
2 7 (1.98%) LAN
2 7 (1.98%) LTE
3 5 (1.41%) WAN
4 4 (1.13%) 2G
4 4 (1.13%) Wireless
4 4 (1.13%) 3G
4 4 (1.13%) GSM
4 4 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.85%) HTTP
5 3 (0.85%) SAN
6 2 (0.56%) HSUPA
6 2 (0.56%) HSDPA
6 2 (0.56%) DNS
6 2 (0.56%) SSL
6 2 (0.56%) Internet
6 2 (0.56%) Extranet
6 2 (0.56%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.26%) SAP BI
2 7 (1.98%) SAP BW
3 5 (1.41%) MS Access
4 4 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.13%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.85%) QlikView
5 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (2.82%) JIRA
2 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 105 (29.66%) Finance
2 68 (19.21%) Telecoms
3 28 (7.91%) Marketing
4 16 (4.52%) Banking
5 13 (3.67%) Retail
6 10 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.54%) Publishing
8 6 (1.69%) Billing
8 6 (1.69%) Automotive
9 5 (1.41%) Advertising
10 4 (1.13%) Korean Language
10 4 (1.13%) Legal
10 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.85%) Local Government
12 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.56%) Military
13 1 (0.28%) Back Office
13 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (31.64%) Analyst
2 36 (10.17%) Project Manager
3 31 (8.76%) Coordinator
4 29 (8.19%) Administrator
5 25 (7.06%) PMO Analyst
6 21 (5.93%) Project Coordinator
7 17 (4.80%) Junior
7 17 (4.80%) Project Administrator
8 15 (4.24%) Support Analyst
9 14 (3.95%) Business Analyst
10 13 (3.67%) Consultant
11 10 (2.82%) Process Analyst
11 10 (2.82%) Service Analyst
11 10 (2.82%) Architect
11 10 (2.82%) Programme Manager
12 9 (2.54%) Change Analyst
13 8 (2.26%) Requirements Analyst
13 8 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (1.98%) Project Planner
14 7 (1.98%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.98%) .NET
2 6 (1.69%) Web Services
3 4 (1.13%) XML
3 4 (1.13%) HTML
4 3 (0.85%) Flash
4 3 (0.85%) JSON
4 3 (0.85%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.85%) REST
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.28%) CSS
5 1 (0.28%) XHTML
5 1 (0.28%) Middleware
5 1 (0.28%) WinForms
5 1 (0.28%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.13%) Kindle
4 3 (0.85%) Blackberry
4 3 (0.85%) Handset
4 3 (0.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.85%) Social Network
4 3 (0.85%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.56%) Social Media
5 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.56%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.56%) CMDB
5 2 (0.56%) Statistics
5 2 (0.56%) Replication
5 2 (0.56%) E-Learning
5 2 (0.56%) DTV
5 2 (0.56%) PMI
6 1 (0.28%) NHS
6 1 (0.28%) GIS
6 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.21%) Windows
2 15 (4.24%) Windows XP
3 12 (3.39%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.41%) UNIX
5 4 (1.13%) Windows Phone
5 4 (1.13%) Linux
6 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.85%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.56%) OS/2
7 2 (0.56%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) AIX
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) zOS
8 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (22.03%) Project Management
2 56 (15.82%) PRINCE2
3 33 (9.32%) ITIL
4 30 (8.47%) Service Management
5 29 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (7.63%) Change Management
7 26 (7.34%) Risk Management
7 26 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (5.37%) Service Delivery
8 19 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (5.08%) ERP
10 17 (4.80%) Programme Management
10 17 (4.80%) Validation
10 17 (4.80%) Project Planning
11 15 (4.24%) Data Analysis
12 13 (3.67%) Risk Assessment
12 13 (3.67%) Analytics
13 11 (3.11%) CRM
13 11 (3.11%) Workflow
13 11 (3.11%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.26%) SQL
2 7 (1.98%) Java
3 6 (1.69%) VB
4 4 (1.13%) C#
5 3 (0.85%) VBA
6 2 (0.56%) PHP
7 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.28%) C++
7 1 (0.28%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.28%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.28%) Korn
7 1 (0.28%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (0.28%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.28%) C-shell
7 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 42 (11.86%) Degree
2 22 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 20 (5.65%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (1.98%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.41%) HND
6 5 (1.41%) PMP
6 5 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.85%) CCNA
8 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.56%) CCENT
10 1 (0.28%) MCP
10 1 (0.28%) ISEB
10 1 (0.28%) CCIE
10 1 (0.28%) CCNP
10 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.28%) CIPD
10 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.39%) SLA
2 7 (1.98%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.98%) QA
3 4 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (4.80%) 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 (1.41%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) Netcool
2 1 (0.28%) Nagios
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.28%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (0.28%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.28%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 146 (41.24%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.47%) SAP
2 30 (8.47%) Oracle
3 14 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (2.82%) Lotus
5 9 (2.54%) Business Objects
6 7 (1.98%) HP
7 5 (1.41%) TOWER Software
7 5 (1.41%) LANDesk
8 4 (1.13%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.13%) Planview
8 4 (1.13%) EMC
8 4 (1.13%) Cisco
8 4 (1.13%) IBM
8 4 (1.13%) Remedy
9 3 (0.85%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.85%) Mapinfo
9 3 (0.85%) Dell
9 3 (0.85%) Casewise
9 3 (0.85%) Brocade
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