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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 98 100 107
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 179 151 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.85% 1.79% 1.74%
As % of the Applications category 12.39% 12.43% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 70 66
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£340 £364 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +23.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £170 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.58% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 16
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £10.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +34.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £13.50 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £15.30 £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-9.25% +3.84%
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
1445 1215 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.94% 14.37% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 544 459
Average daily rate £315 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 140 225
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £27.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +11 61 £325 - 3
Buckinghamshire +1 43 £350 +70.94% 6
Surrey -27 21 £275 -25.42% 5
Hampshire -21 20 £256 -30.74% 5
Oxfordshire - 17 £505 - 3
West Sussex -3 6 £418 - 2
Middlesex +5 5 £438 +15.13% 2
Kent +1 4 £325 - 2
East Sussex -2 1 £425 -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 238 (65.56%) MS Excel
2 156 (42.98%) Microsoft
3 123 (33.88%) MS Office
4 110 (30.30%) Finance
5 107 (29.48%) MS Project
6 104 (28.65%) MS Visio
7 85 (23.42%) Project Management
8 76 (20.94%) Telecoms
9 56 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
10 54 (14.88%) PRINCE2
11 47 (12.95%) SharePoint
12 43 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (11.85%) Degree
13 33 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 31 (8.54%) Change Management
15 30 (8.26%) ITIL
15 30 (8.26%) Marketing
16 26 (7.16%) Service Management
17 25 (6.89%) Oracle
18 24 (6.61%) SAP
19 23 (6.34%) ERP
20 22 (6.06%) Risk Management
20 22 (6.06%) Data Analysis
21 21 (5.79%) Retail
22 20 (5.51%) Spreadsheet
22 20 (5.51%) Service Delivery
22 20 (5.51%) Validation
22 20 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
23 19 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
24 18 (4.96%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 47 (12.95%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.20%) Confluence
3 6 (1.65%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.10%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (0.83%) MS Project Server
5 3 (0.83%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.83%) CMS
6 2 (0.55%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.55%) Lync
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.28%) SAS
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 238 (65.56%) MS Excel
2 123 (33.88%) MS Office
3 107 (29.48%) MS Project
4 104 (28.65%) MS Visio
5 20 (5.51%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.83%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.55%) SPSS
7 2 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.28%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (2.48%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.55%) Maximo
4 2 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.28%) Agresso
5 1 (0.28%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.83%) SaaS
1 3 (0.83%) Force.com
2 1 (0.28%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.48%) Firewall
2 6 (1.65%) LAN
2 6 (1.65%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (1.38%) Intranet
3 5 (1.38%) Wireless
4 4 (1.10%) GSM
4 4 (1.10%) VoIP
4 4 (1.10%) WAN
4 4 (1.10%) SAN
4 4 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.10%) LTE
5 3 (0.83%) 3G
6 2 (0.55%) HSDPA
6 2 (0.55%) 2G
6 2 (0.55%) GPRS
6 2 (0.55%) WCDMA
6 2 (0.55%) 3GPP
6 2 (0.55%) UMTS
6 2 (0.55%) Internet
6 2 (0.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.58%) MS Access
2 8 (2.20%) SAP BI
3 7 (1.93%) SAP BW
4 6 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.10%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.28%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (2.75%) JIRA
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.28%) Rational Rose
General
1 110 (30.30%) Finance
2 76 (20.94%) Telecoms
3 30 (8.26%) Marketing
4 21 (5.79%) Retail
5 18 (4.96%) Banking
6 16 (4.41%) Publishing
7 10 (2.75%) Legal
8 9 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (2.20%) German Language
10 7 (1.93%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.93%) Automotive
11 4 (1.10%) Advertising
11 4 (1.10%) Games
11 4 (1.10%) Billing
11 4 (1.10%) Local Government
11 4 (1.10%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.83%) Korean Language
13 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.55%) Back Office
14 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 117 (32.23%) Analyst
2 32 (8.82%) Project Manager
3 31 (8.54%) Coordinator
4 24 (6.61%) PMO Analyst
5 23 (6.34%) Architect
6 20 (5.51%) Data Analyst
7 19 (5.23%) Administrator
8 18 (4.96%) Business Analyst
9 16 (4.41%) Project Coordinator
10 15 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (3.86%) Junior
12 12 (3.31%) Support Analyst
13 11 (3.03%) Programme Manager
14 10 (2.75%) Consultant
15 9 (2.48%) Project Administrator
15 9 (2.48%) Process Analyst
16 8 (2.20%) Requirements Analyst
17 7 (1.93%) Junior Project Manager
17 7 (1.93%) Service Analyst
17 7 (1.93%) Programme Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.20%) .NET
2 5 (1.38%) HTML
3 4 (1.10%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.10%) CSS
3 4 (1.10%) Web Services
3 4 (1.10%) HTML5
4 3 (0.83%) JSR 170
4 3 (0.83%) Apache Sling
4 3 (0.83%) REST
4 3 (0.83%) CSS3
4 3 (0.83%) WCF
4 3 (0.83%) JSP
4 3 (0.83%) J2EE
4 3 (0.83%) Middleware
5 2 (0.55%) Flash
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.28%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.28%) XHTML
6 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.13%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.93%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (1.65%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.38%) Data Conversion
5 5 (1.38%) PMI
6 4 (1.10%) Kindle
6 4 (1.10%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.83%) Taxonomies
7 3 (0.83%) E-Learning
7 3 (0.83%) Replication
8 2 (0.55%) Handset
8 2 (0.55%) AVVID
8 2 (0.55%) Telematics
8 2 (0.55%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.55%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.55%) Statistics
9 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.28%) User Experience
9 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.68%) Windows
2 9 (2.48%) UNIX
2 9 (2.48%) Windows XP
3 8 (2.20%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.10%) Linux
4 4 (1.10%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.55%) OS/2
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.28%) AIX
6 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (23.42%) Project Management
2 54 (14.88%) PRINCE2
3 43 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (8.54%) Change Management
6 30 (8.26%) ITIL
7 26 (7.16%) Service Management
8 23 (6.34%) ERP
9 22 (6.06%) Risk Management
9 22 (6.06%) Data Analysis
10 20 (5.51%) Service Delivery
10 20 (5.51%) Validation
10 20 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (4.96%) Programme Management
13 16 (4.41%) Waterfall
14 14 (3.86%) Change Control
14 14 (3.86%) Data Validation
15 13 (3.58%) Risk Assessment
16 12 (3.31%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.86%) SQL
2 7 (1.93%) VB
3 6 (1.65%) VBA
3 6 (1.65%) Java
4 3 (0.83%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.28%) Korn
6 1 (0.28%) C-shell
6 1 (0.28%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (0.28%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.28%) C
6 1 (0.28%) C#
6 1 (0.28%) C++
6 1 (0.28%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 43 (11.85%) Degree
2 17 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (2.20%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.38%) ACCA
8 5 (1.38%) CIMA
9 4 (1.10%) CCNA
9 4 (1.10%) ISEB
10 3 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.83%) CCENT
10 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.83%) PMP
11 2 (0.55%) CCIE
11 2 (0.55%) CCNP
12 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.28%) CIPD
12 1 (0.28%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.86%) SLA
2 11 (3.03%) QA
3 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.10%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.83%) P3O
4 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.55%) BS25999
5 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) GAMP
6 1 (0.28%) GMP
System Software
1 13 (3.58%) Active Directory
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 2 (0.55%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.28%) Netcool
2 1 (0.28%) Nagios
2 1 (0.28%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (0.28%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 156 (42.98%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.89%) Oracle
3 24 (6.61%) SAP
4 11 (3.03%) Business Objects
5 8 (2.20%) Lotus
6 7 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.38%) LANDesk
8 4 (1.10%) Remedy
8 4 (1.10%) Adobe
8 4 (1.10%) Planview
9 3 (0.83%) Casewise
9 3 (0.83%) Cisco
9 3 (0.83%) HP
9 3 (0.83%) Dell
9 3 (0.83%) Mapinfo
9 3 (0.83%) BMC
10 2 (0.55%) BT
10 2 (0.55%) Primavera
10 2 (0.55%) Symbian
10 2 (0.55%) Siebel
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