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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 115 102 96
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 26 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.83% 1.16% 1.34%
As % of the Applications category 8.07% 7.75% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 21
Average daily rate
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£335 £320 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £179 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.88 - £42.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.58 - £37.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.18 - £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.30 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+37.61% +1.72%
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
322 426 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.31% 14.98% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 224 189
Average daily rate £345 £311 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.84% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 40 29
Average hourly rate £13.25 £20.16 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.25% +22.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £11.50 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Bristol -3 12 £359 +10.38% 2
Wiltshire +5 7 £325 +1.56% 5
Somerset - 4 £315 -
Dorset -2 1 - -
Gloucestershire -19 1 £268 -16.40% 2
Devon - - - -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 40 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 22 (36.67%) Finance
3 16 (26.67%) MS Office
4 15 (25.00%) MS Project
5 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 10 (16.67%) SAP
8 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 8 (13.33%) Project Management
8 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 7 (11.67%) Business Transformation
9 7 (11.67%) Data Analysis
9 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.00%) HTML
11 5 (8.33%) Retail
11 5 (8.33%) Marketing
11 5 (8.33%) Change Control
11 5 (8.33%) Data Protection
12 4 (6.67%) Degree
12 4 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
12 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
12 4 (6.67%) Information Security
12 4 (6.67%) Programme Management
12 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (5.00%) SSCP
13 3 (5.00%) CISA

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) WordPress
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.67%) Lync
Applications
1 40 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (26.67%) MS Office
3 15 (25.00%) MS Project
4 10 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP HR-PA
1 2 (3.33%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.67%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Intranet
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (3.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Retail
2 5 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.67%) Back Office
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Publishing
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Change Manager
5 3 (5.00%) MI Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Digital Content Designer
6 2 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Designer
6 2 (3.33%) Trainee Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Trainee
6 2 (3.33%) Project Officer
6 2 (3.33%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (3.33%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (3.33%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Communications Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (3.33%) XML
3 2 (3.33%) XSL
3 2 (3.33%) XSLT
4 1 (1.67%) Flash
4 1 (1.67%) CSS3
4 1 (1.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Social Media
3 2 (3.33%) Blog
4 1 (1.67%) DTV
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.67%) SCORM
4 1 (1.67%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.67%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
1 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
1 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
1 8 (13.33%) Project Management
2 7 (11.67%) Business Transformation
2 7 (11.67%) Data Analysis
2 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (8.33%) Change Control
3 5 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (6.67%) Information Security
4 4 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.00%) ITIL
5 3 (5.00%) ERP
5 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.33%) Data Privacy
6 2 (3.33%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (3.33%) Matrix Management
6 2 (3.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) VBA
1 2 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.67%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (1.67%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) SSCP
3 3 (5.00%) CISA
3 3 (5.00%) CISM
3 3 (5.00%) MCP
3 3 (5.00%) CISSP
3 3 (5.00%) GSEC
3 3 (5.00%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (5.00%) GIAC
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) ISACA
3 3 (5.00%) GPEN
3 3 (5.00%) CEH
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.00%) COBIT
3 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.33%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.33%) hybris
4 2 (3.33%) Teradata
4 2 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) Primavera
5 1 (1.67%) Aprimo
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