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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 95 76 94
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 47 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 1.48% 1.19%
As % of the Applications category 10.44% 9.32% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 19
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£313 £366 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.67% +22.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £269 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £440 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Average hourly rate £25.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -2.77%
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
450 354 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.18% 15.86% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 217 220
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 47 43
Average hourly rate £16.75 £13.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.84% -45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £33.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 August 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
(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
Bristol -11 20 £313 -10.71% 10
Gloucestershire - 10 £331 - 1
Dorset +2 7 £225 -39.18%
Wiltshire -19 3 £475 +12.75% 1
Devon -10 2 £250 - 1
Somerset -14 1 £450 +157.14%
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 62 (63.92%) MS Excel
2 38 (39.18%) Finance
3 37 (38.14%) Microsoft
4 32 (32.99%) MS Office
5 29 (29.90%) MS Project
6 26 (26.80%) Project Management
7 19 (19.59%) Banking
8 18 (18.56%) MS Visio
9 17 (17.53%) SharePoint
10 15 (15.46%) SQL
11 13 (13.40%) PRINCE2
12 12 (12.37%) Security Cleared
13 10 (10.31%) Project Planning
13 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.28%) Windows
15 8 (8.25%) VBA
15 8 (8.25%) Business Objects
15 8 (8.25%) Intranet
16 7 (7.22%) CRM
16 7 (7.22%) Retail
16 7 (7.22%) Marketing
17 6 (6.19%) Spreadsheet
17 6 (6.19%) Validation
17 6 (6.19%) Web Design
17 6 (6.19%) Change Management
17 6 (6.19%) Photoshop
18 5 (5.15%) SAP
18 5 (5.15%) HTML
18 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
18 5 (5.15%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 17 (17.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.12%) MS Project Server
2 4 (4.12%) CMS
2 4 (4.12%) SAS
Applications
1 62 (63.92%) MS Excel
2 32 (32.99%) MS Office
3 29 (29.90%) MS Project
4 18 (18.56%) MS Visio
5 6 (6.19%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (6.19%) Photoshop
6 2 (2.06%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Summit
1 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.03%) MoSes
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Intranet
2 3 (3.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.12%) MS Access
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 38 (39.18%) Finance
2 19 (19.59%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) Retail
3 7 (7.22%) Marketing
4 4 (4.12%) Retail Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Publishing
5 3 (3.09%) Legal
6 2 (2.06%) Wholesale Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.06%) Military
7 1 (1.03%) Billing
7 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.03%) Law
7 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.03%) Polish Language
7 1 (1.03%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (43.30%) Analyst
2 8 (8.25%) Project Manager
3 7 (7.22%) Business Analyst
3 7 (7.22%) Data Analyst
3 7 (7.22%) MI Analyst
4 6 (6.19%) Web Manager
4 6 (6.19%) Web Content Manager
4 6 (6.19%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (6.19%) Content Manager
4 6 (6.19%) Project Analyst
5 5 (5.15%) Administrator
6 4 (4.12%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (4.12%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.09%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (3.09%) Business Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Project Support Analyst
7 3 (3.09%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Project Administrator
7 3 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.09%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) HTML
2 1 (1.03%) XML
2 1 (1.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.06%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.06%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.03%) Statistics
3 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Windows
2 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.06%) Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.80%) Project Management
2 13 (13.40%) PRINCE2
3 10 (10.31%) Project Planning
3 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (7.22%) CRM
5 6 (6.19%) Validation
5 6 (6.19%) Web Design
5 6 (6.19%) Change Management
6 5 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.15%) Change Control
6 5 (5.15%) Resource Management
7 4 (4.12%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.12%) ITIL
8 3 (3.09%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.09%) Data Management
8 3 (3.09%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.09%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.46%) SQL
2 8 (8.25%) VBA
3 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.06%) C
4 1 (1.03%) VB
4 1 (1.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (12.37%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) Degree
3 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.06%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) ISEB
5 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.03%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.03%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.03%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (38.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.25%) Business Objects
3 5 (5.15%) SAP
4 4 (4.12%) HP
4 4 (4.12%) Primavera
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle
5 3 (3.09%) Google
6 2 (2.06%) VMware
6 2 (2.06%) Trillium
6 2 (2.06%) Cognos
7 1 (1.03%) Siebel
7 1 (1.03%) Avaya
7 1 (1.03%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.03%) Citrix
7 1 (1.03%) Teradata
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £12000.00 - £13000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago