The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 57 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 11 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.95% 0.77% 1.69%
As % of the Applications category 13.41% 5.88% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate £309 £375 £221
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.66% +69.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £231 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £105.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
MS PowerPoint
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
82 68 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 14.56% 13.10% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 41
Average daily rate £315 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £151 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 13
Average hourly rate £10.75 £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the South Wales region.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the South Wales region.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cardiff -2 10 £309 -22.57%
MS PowerPoint
Wales

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
4 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
5 4 (23.53%) Project Governance
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Linux
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) Perl
7 2 (11.76%) PHP
7 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.76%) MySQL
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) JUnit
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.76%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
7 2 (11.76%) IntelliJ
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
7 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.76%) Apache

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Content Management Server
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
3 5 (29.41%) MS Office
4 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
1 2 (11.76%) Skype
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.76%) IntelliJ
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
1 2 (11.76%) Maven
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Contracts Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) ICT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Project Officer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Support Officer
3 2 (11.76%) Trainer
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) ICT Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Java EE
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
1 2 (11.76%) SAML
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
2 2 (11.76%) e-Learning
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
3 4 (23.53%) Project Governance
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) MODAF
5 1 (5.88%) People Management
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) SAP