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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank - 50 36
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.07% 0.36%
As % of the Applications category - 7.02% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
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
27 57 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.67% 15.28% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 22
Average daily rate £350 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £166 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £415 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 7
Average hourly rate £36.00 £12.50 £13.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.00% -6.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 (71.43%) MS Visio
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
3 3 (42.86%) ERP
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Confluence
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) WatiN
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) SAP ERP
4 2 (28.57%) WATIR
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) VMware

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
2 2 (28.57%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) WatiN
2 2 (28.57%) WATIR
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Requirements Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow