The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 98 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 44 52 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.41% 1.74% 1.56%
As % of the Applications category 12.39% 11.66% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 22
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £212 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £485 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £318 £328
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £19.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +18.46%
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 West region.

Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
355 446 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.38% 14.94% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 275 148
Average daily rate £350 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £164 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 61 27
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 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
Dorset +6 11 £188 -16.66%
Gloucestershire -1 10 £425 +21.42% 4
Wiltshire -5 9 £311 +38.33%
Bristol -8 9 £338 +12.50%
Somerset +16 3 £275 - 5
Devon -12 2 £423 +46.95%
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 48 (68.57%) MS Excel
2 30 (42.86%) MS Office
3 23 (32.86%) Finance
4 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (24.29%) MS Project
5 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
6 16 (22.86%) Project Management
7 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (17.14%) PRINCE2
8 12 (17.14%) MS Visio
9 11 (15.71%) SharePoint
10 10 (14.29%) Banking
11 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (12.86%) Business Analysis
12 7 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (10.00%) SAP
13 6 (8.57%) SQL
13 6 (8.57%) Business Objects
13 6 (8.57%) MS Access
13 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
13 6 (8.57%) Investment Banking
14 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
14 5 (7.14%) ISTQB
14 5 (7.14%) QA
14 5 (7.14%) Manual Testing
14 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
14 5 (7.14%) VBA
14 5 (7.14%) XML
14 5 (7.14%) ITIL
14 5 (7.14%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (15.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) ArcGIS
2 3 (4.29%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.86%) SAS
4 1 (1.43%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 48 (68.57%) MS Excel
2 30 (42.86%) MS Office
3 17 (24.29%) MS Project
4 12 (17.14%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.29%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) RIP
2 1 (1.43%) SNMP
2 1 (1.43%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) MPLS
2 1 (1.43%) OSPF
2 1 (1.43%) BGP
2 1 (1.43%) VRRP
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) Wireless
2 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.43%) SSH
2 1 (1.43%) HSRP
2 1 (1.43%) GLBP
2 1 (1.43%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (1.43%) LAN
2 1 (1.43%) WAN
2 1 (1.43%) DHCP
2 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) MS Access
2 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
1 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (32.86%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.29%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
5 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.43%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Business Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 5 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 5 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Consultant
5 4 (5.71%) Junior
5 4 (5.71%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Project Support Officer
5 4 (5.71%) Project Officer
6 3 (4.29%) GIS Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Change Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Author
6 3 (4.29%) Technical Author
7 2 (2.86%) Graduate
7 2 (2.86%) Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Process Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) XML
2 3 (4.29%) HTML
2 3 (4.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) GIS
2 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) Derivative
3 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.86%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.43%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) UNIX
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Project Management
2 12 (17.14%) PRINCE2
3 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.86%) Business Analysis
4 7 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.14%) Manual Testing
5 5 (7.14%) ITIL
5 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 5 (7.14%) Change Management
5 5 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.14%) Validation
6 4 (5.71%) Service Management
6 4 (5.71%) Line Management
6 4 (5.71%) Time Management
6 4 (5.71%) Fund Accounting
7 3 (4.29%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (4.29%) Test Scripting
7 3 (4.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (4.29%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (4.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) SQL
2 5 (7.14%) VBA
3 3 (4.29%) C
4 2 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.71%) Degree
5 3 (4.29%) SSCP
5 3 (4.29%) CISA
5 3 (4.29%) CISM
5 3 (4.29%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (4.29%) GIAC
5 3 (4.29%) GSEC
5 3 (4.29%) CEH
5 3 (4.29%) MCP
5 3 (4.29%) CISSP
5 3 (4.29%) ISACA
5 3 (4.29%) GPEN
6 2 (2.86%) APMP
6 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.86%) PMP
6 2 (2.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (4.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.29%) COBIT
3 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.43%) P3O
4 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) SAP
3 6 (8.57%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.29%) ESRI
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (1.43%) HP
6 1 (1.43%) Juniper
6 1 (1.43%) VMware
6 1 (1.43%) Minitab
6 1 (1.43%) Brocade
6 1 (1.43%) Polycom
6 1 (1.43%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.43%) F5
6 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
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