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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 118 94 83
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -11
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 25 47 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.80% 1.48% 1.86%
As % of the Applications category 7.40% 9.13% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 32 29
Average daily rate
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£350 £314 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.55% -3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £448 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.60 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.18 £32.40 £45.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £24.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-41.83% +68.96%
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
338 515 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.88% 16.21% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 277 169
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £447 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 57 34
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% +69.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £42.50 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Wiltshire +6 10 £350 +55.55% 9
Bristol -5 8 £325 - 6
Dorset -3 3 £175 -44.00% 1
Gloucestershire -21 2 £315 -1.56% 4
Somerset +8 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 44 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 25 (41.67%) MS Office
3 23 (38.33%) Finance
4 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 17 (28.33%) MS Project
6 13 (21.67%) MS Visio
6 13 (21.67%) Project Management
6 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
7 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
10 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (10.00%) ITIL
11 6 (10.00%) Business Objects
12 5 (8.33%) HTML
12 5 (8.33%) SAP
12 5 (8.33%) Banking
12 5 (8.33%) Retail
12 5 (8.33%) Line Management
13 4 (6.67%) Business Transformation
13 4 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
13 4 (6.67%) Change Control
13 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
13 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis
13 4 (6.67%) Information Security
13 4 (6.67%) XML
13 4 (6.67%) SQL
13 4 (6.67%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (5.00%) WordPress
3 2 (3.33%) SAS
3 2 (3.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 44 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 25 (41.67%) MS Office
3 17 (28.33%) MS Project
4 13 (21.67%) MS Visio
5 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
1 2 (3.33%) Intranet
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.33%) MS Access
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
2 5 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Back Office
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Analyst
2 11 (18.33%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.00%) Change Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 3 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (5.00%) Project Officer
7 2 (3.33%) GIS Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Designer
7 2 (3.33%) Digital Content Designer
7 2 (3.33%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (3.33%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Junior
7 2 (3.33%) Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Administrator
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.67%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) HTML
2 4 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (3.33%) XSL
3 2 (3.33%) XSLT
3 2 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Social Media
2 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) NHS
3 2 (3.33%) Blog
3 2 (3.33%) GIS
4 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.67%) DTV
4 1 (1.67%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.67%) Photography
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
1 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Project Management
2 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 6 (10.00%) ITIL
5 5 (8.33%) Line Management
6 4 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (6.67%) Change Control
6 4 (6.67%) Business Transformation
6 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.67%) Information Security
6 4 (6.67%) Change Management
6 4 (6.67%) Service Management
7 3 (5.00%) ERP
7 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (5.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) VBA
3 2 (3.33%) C
3 2 (3.33%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) MCP
3 3 (5.00%) CISSP
3 3 (5.00%) ISACA
3 3 (5.00%) GPEN
3 3 (5.00%) SSCP
3 3 (5.00%) CISA
3 3 (5.00%) CISM
3 3 (5.00%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (5.00%) GIAC
3 3 (5.00%) GSEC
3 3 (5.00%) CEH
4 2 (3.33%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) APMP
4 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.67%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.00%) COBIT
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 5 (8.33%) SAP
4 2 (3.33%) ESRI
4 2 (3.33%) hybris
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) HP
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