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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 104 94 93
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 36 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.13% 1.22% 1.21%
As % of the Applications category 10.06% 9.04% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £170 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.88 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
358 332 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.22% 13.54% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 194 182
Average daily rate £341 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.08% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £131 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £421 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 39 31
Average hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £11.50 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +2 14 £338 +1.50% 9
Wiltshire -4 9 £325 +27.45% 3
Somerset - 5 £308 -
Dorset -3 3 £363 +3.57%
Gloucestershire -18 3 £296 -7.42% 2
Devon -12 1 £243 +42.64%
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 50 (64.10%) MS Excel
2 30 (38.46%) Finance
3 21 (26.92%) MS Office
4 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
5 17 (21.79%) MS Project
6 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (19.23%) MS Visio
8 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (12.82%) Project Management
9 10 (12.82%) SAP
10 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2
10 9 (11.54%) VBA
10 9 (11.54%) Retail
11 8 (10.26%) Banking
11 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
11 8 (10.26%) Business Analysis
11 8 (10.26%) Marketing
12 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
12 7 (8.97%) Spreadsheet
12 7 (8.97%) Business Transformation
12 7 (8.97%) SQL
12 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
13 6 (7.69%) HTML
13 6 (7.69%) Degree
14 5 (6.41%) Data Protection
14 5 (6.41%) MS Access
14 5 (6.41%) SLA
15 4 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 4 (5.13%) Internet
15 4 (5.13%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) WordPress
3 1 (1.28%) Lync
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 50 (64.10%) MS Excel
2 21 (26.92%) MS Office
3 17 (21.79%) MS Project
4 15 (19.23%) MS Visio
5 7 (8.97%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP HR
1 2 (2.56%) SAP HR-PA
2 1 (1.28%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.28%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Internet
2 3 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) MS Access
2 2 (2.56%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Retail
3 8 (10.26%) Banking
3 8 (10.26%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Publishing
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (55.13%) Analyst
2 14 (17.95%) Business Analyst
3 10 (12.82%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.26%) MI Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Coordinator
7 4 (5.13%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (3.85%) Trainee Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Trainee
8 3 (3.85%) Change Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Junior
9 2 (2.56%) VBA Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Data Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) SAP Business Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Communications Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (3.85%) CSS
3 2 (2.56%) XML
3 2 (2.56%) XSL
3 2 (2.56%) XSLT
4 1 (1.28%) jQuery
4 1 (1.28%) CSS3
4 1 (1.28%) Middleware
4 1 (1.28%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Social Media
3 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.56%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.56%) Blog
4 1 (1.28%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.28%) Photography
4 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.28%) Statistics
4 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.28%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.28%) SCORM
4 1 (1.28%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (12.82%) Project Management
3 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 8 (10.26%) Business Analysis
5 7 (8.97%) Business Transformation
5 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.41%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.13%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.13%) Information Security
7 4 (5.13%) Financial Modelling
8 3 (3.85%) Resource Management
8 3 (3.85%) Change Control
8 3 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (3.85%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.85%) ITIL
8 3 (3.85%) ERP
9 2 (2.56%) UML
9 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) VBA
2 7 (8.97%) SQL
3 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (1.28%) C
3 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.69%) Degree
3 3 (3.85%) ISACA
3 3 (3.85%) GPEN
3 3 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (3.85%) GIAC
3 3 (3.85%) CEH
3 3 (3.85%) GSEC
3 3 (3.85%) SSCP
3 3 (3.85%) CISSP
3 3 (3.85%) CISA
3 3 (3.85%) CISM
3 3 (3.85%) MCP
4 2 (2.56%) ISEB
4 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 4 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.85%) COBIT
3 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.56%) Solvency II
5 1 (1.28%) QA
5 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) SAP
3 2 (2.56%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.56%) HP
3 2 (2.56%) Teradata
3 2 (2.56%) Google
3 2 (2.56%) hybris
4 1 (1.28%) Aprimo
4 1 (1.28%) VMware
4 1 (1.28%) Primavera
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