The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 33 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.79% 0.94% 0.28%
As % of the Applications category 16.13% 6.06% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £180 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.20% -0.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.35 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -41.83%
MS PowerPoint
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
31 66 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.07% 15.49% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 32
Average daily rate £300 £393 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.56% +24.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £201 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £464 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.35 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.70% -17.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

MS PowerPoint
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) MS Project
3 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (60.00%) CAPM
3 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Coordinator
1 4 (80.00%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CAPM
1 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec
1 1 (20.00%) VMware