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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 118 93 93
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 147 170 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.59% 1.87% 1.98%
As % of the Applications category 11.20% 11.23% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 84 79
Average daily rate
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£355 £305 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.39% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 24
Average hourly rate £12.18 £12.00 £16.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% -25.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £8.68 £8.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £31.50 £30.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.25 £16.13
% change year-on-year
-24.67% +19.37%
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
1313 1514 1239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.22% 16.66% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 722 544
Average daily rate £350 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £145 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 144 187
Average hourly rate £14.20 £15.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £10.40 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £29.40 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +6 56 £350 +12.44% 10
Hampshire +4 41 £363 +62.34% 10
Buckinghamshire -13 18 £325 -16.12% 3
Surrey -3 17 £325 +22.64% 10
East Sussex -2 7 £525 -
Kent -4 3 £413 -21.42%
Oxfordshire -31 3 £300 -16.66% 4
Middlesex 0 2 £528 +28.78%
West Sussex -11 2 £600 +60.00% 2
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 248 (67.95%) MS Excel
2 165 (45.21%) Microsoft
3 134 (36.71%) MS Office
4 115 (31.51%) Finance
5 94 (25.75%) MS Visio
6 85 (23.29%) Telecoms
7 76 (20.82%) Project Management
8 75 (20.55%) MS Project
9 71 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
10 53 (14.52%) Degree
11 45 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 43 (11.78%) ITIL
12 43 (11.78%) SharePoint
13 40 (10.96%) Security Cleared
14 35 (9.59%) PRINCE2
14 35 (9.59%) Oracle
15 34 (9.32%) SAP
16 31 (8.49%) SQL
16 31 (8.49%) SC Cleared
17 29 (7.95%) Time Management
18 22 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (5.75%) Service Management
19 21 (5.75%) Change Management
19 21 (5.75%) Windows
20 20 (5.48%) CRM
21 18 (4.93%) Management Information System
21 18 (4.93%) HP
21 18 (4.93%) Project Planning
22 17 (4.66%) Marketing
22 17 (4.66%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 43 (11.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.19%) SAS
3 6 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.10%) Confluence
5 3 (0.82%) Lync
6 2 (0.55%) Smallworld
6 2 (0.55%) IIS
6 2 (0.55%) Apache
6 2 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 248 (67.95%) MS Excel
2 134 (36.71%) MS Office
3 94 (25.75%) MS Visio
4 75 (20.55%) MS Project
5 15 (4.11%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.10%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.82%) SPSS
8 2 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.27%) InDesign
9 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.37%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.55%) assyst
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.27%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.37%) Office 365
2 3 (0.82%) OneDrive
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.66%) Firewall
2 14 (3.84%) Internet
2 14 (3.84%) Radio Access Network
3 13 (3.56%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.47%) LTE
5 8 (2.19%) VPN
5 8 (2.19%) 3GPP
6 7 (1.92%) Ethernet
6 7 (1.92%) HTTP
6 7 (1.92%) 3G
6 7 (1.92%) Intranet
6 7 (1.92%) 4G
7 6 (1.64%) xDSL
7 6 (1.64%) IPsec
7 6 (1.64%) DSLAM
7 6 (1.64%) PPP
7 6 (1.64%) VoIP
7 6 (1.64%) ATM
7 6 (1.64%) Broadband
8 5 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.11%) SQL Server
1 15 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (3.29%) MS Access
3 5 (1.37%) Data Mining
3 5 (1.37%) PowerCenter
4 4 (1.10%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.10%) SAP BI
4 4 (1.10%) QlikView
4 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.10%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (0.82%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (0.82%) OLAP
6 2 (0.55%) Essbase
6 2 (0.55%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.27%) Big Data
7 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (2.19%) JIRA
2 7 (1.92%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.55%) CaliberRM
4 2 (0.55%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.55%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.27%) ERwin
5 1 (0.27%) Serena SBM
5 1 (0.27%) Toad
5 1 (0.27%) UltraEdit
General
1 115 (31.51%) Finance
2 85 (23.29%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.66%) Marketing
4 14 (3.84%) Legal
5 13 (3.56%) Banking
6 11 (3.01%) Publishing
7 10 (2.74%) Electronics
8 7 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.64%) Retail
10 5 (1.37%) Billing
10 5 (1.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.55%) Military
11 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.55%) Automotive
11 2 (0.55%) German Language
12 1 (0.27%) French Language
12 1 (0.27%) Local Government
12 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (32.33%) Analyst
2 40 (10.96%) Administrator
3 35 (9.59%) Project Manager
4 22 (6.03%) Data Analyst
5 20 (5.48%) Coordinator
6 19 (5.21%) Business Analyst
7 14 (3.84%) Governance Analyst
8 13 (3.56%) Consultant
8 13 (3.56%) Design Engineer
8 13 (3.56%) Project Administrator
9 10 (2.74%) Report Analyst
9 10 (2.74%) Architect
10 9 (2.47%) Junior
10 9 (2.47%) Developer
10 9 (2.47%) Support Analyst
10 9 (2.47%) Project Coordinator
10 9 (2.47%) Financial Analyst
11 8 (2.19%) PMO Analyst
11 8 (2.19%) Service Analyst
12 7 (1.92%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.74%) .NET
2 9 (2.47%) Web Services
2 9 (2.47%) XML
3 7 (1.92%) .NET Framework
3 7 (1.92%) JSON
3 7 (1.92%) REST
4 4 (1.10%) XMPP
5 1 (0.27%) Velocity
5 1 (0.27%) Flash
5 1 (0.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 71 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.93%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.56%) Statistics
4 11 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.74%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.47%) Replication
7 7 (1.92%) Economics
8 6 (1.64%) PKI
9 4 (1.10%) PMI
9 4 (1.10%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.10%) GIS
9 4 (1.10%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.82%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.82%) Applied Mathematics
10 3 (0.82%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.55%) Life Science
11 2 (0.55%) CMDB
11 2 (0.55%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.55%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.75%) Windows
2 16 (4.38%) UNIX
2 16 (4.38%) Linux
3 10 (2.74%) Solaris
4 7 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (0.55%) AIX
6 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.27%) zOS
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (20.82%) Project Management
2 45 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 43 (11.78%) ITIL
4 35 (9.59%) PRINCE2
5 29 (7.95%) Time Management
6 22 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (5.75%) Change Management
7 21 (5.75%) Service Management
8 20 (5.48%) CRM
9 18 (4.93%) Project Planning
10 17 (4.66%) Data Analysis
10 17 (4.66%) Data Governance
11 16 (4.38%) ITSM
11 16 (4.38%) Risk Management
12 15 (4.11%) ERP
12 15 (4.11%) UML
12 15 (4.11%) Programme Management
12 15 (4.11%) Change Control
13 14 (3.84%) Business Analysis
13 14 (3.84%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.49%) SQL
2 7 (1.92%) C#
2 7 (1.92%) Java
3 6 (1.64%) VBA
4 5 (1.37%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.37%) VB
5 2 (0.55%) C
5 2 (0.55%) Python
5 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.55%) Perl
6 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (14.52%) Degree
2 40 (10.96%) Security Cleared
3 31 (8.49%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.47%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.47%) CCNP
5 9 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.19%) CCNA
6 8 (2.19%) ACCA
6 8 (2.19%) CIMA
7 6 (1.64%) SCSA
7 6 (1.64%) Sun Certification
7 6 (1.64%) PMP
8 5 (1.37%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.37%) ISEB
9 4 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.82%) CCIE
10 3 (0.82%) HND
11 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.11%) Solvency II
2 11 (3.01%) QA
3 7 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.64%) SLA
5 3 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.82%) P3O
6 2 (0.55%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.10%) BitLocker
2 2 (0.55%) XenApp
2 2 (0.55%) XenDesktop
2 2 (0.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.82%) Nagios
2 3 (0.82%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.55%) Zenoss
3 2 (0.55%) Netcool
3 2 (0.55%) SnapMirror
4 1 (0.27%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.27%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.27%) SCCM
4 1 (0.27%) SCOM
4 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.27%) WSUS
4 1 (0.27%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 165 (45.21%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.59%) Oracle
3 34 (9.32%) SAP
4 18 (4.93%) HP
5 16 (4.38%) Remedy
6 15 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (3.56%) TOWER Software
8 8 (2.19%) VMware
8 8 (2.19%) Veritas
9 7 (1.92%) Informatica
9 7 (1.92%) Huawei
10 6 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.64%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.64%) Symantec
10 6 (1.64%) Sun
10 6 (1.64%) EMC
10 6 (1.64%) Cisco
10 6 (1.64%) IBM
11 5 (1.37%) BMC
11 5 (1.37%) McAfee
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