The first table below looks at the demand for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 79 60 77
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 18 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.21% 2.18% 1.59%
As % of the Applications category 7.41% 14.07% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 10
Average daily rate £325 £350 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.50 - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -17.14%
Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
243 199 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.28% 15.51% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 75 109
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £128 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 27
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £12.25 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £36.25 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -7 3 £325 +44.44% 1
Reigate - 1 £325 -
Staines - - - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
Addlestone - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
MS PowerPoint
South East

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 36 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 28 (53.85%) MS Office
3 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
4 15 (28.85%) Finance
5 12 (23.08%) Project Management
5 12 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 10 (19.23%) Resource Management
7 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (15.38%) MS Project
8 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
8 8 (15.38%) Degree
9 7 (13.46%) Data Analysis
9 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.46%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (13.46%) Photoshop
9 7 (13.46%) Adobe
9 7 (13.46%) Planview
10 6 (11.54%) VBA
10 6 (11.54%) MS Access
10 6 (11.54%) Graphic Design
10 6 (11.54%) Use Case
11 5 (9.62%) QA
11 5 (9.62%) Marketing
11 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
12 4 (7.69%) CA Clarity
12 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
12 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
12 4 (7.69%) CRM
12 4 (7.69%) CSS

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Documentum
Applications
1 36 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 28 (53.85%) MS Office
3 12 (23.08%) MS Visio
4 8 (15.38%) MS Project
5 7 (13.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (13.46%) Photoshop
6 4 (7.69%) Acrobat
7 3 (5.77%) InDesign
7 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (3.85%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) CA Clarity
2 1 (1.92%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.92%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) LAN
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
2 2 (3.85%) VPN
2 2 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) MS Access
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.92%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Marketing
3 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
3 3 (5.77%) Publishing
4 2 (3.85%) Games
4 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Business Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Access Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Graphic Designer
4 5 (9.62%) Designer
5 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Author
6 3 (5.77%) Technical Author
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (5.77%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Procurement Manager
6 3 (5.77%) IT Procurement Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Portfolio Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Sourcing Manager
7 2 (3.85%) VBA Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) CSS
1 4 (7.69%) XML
1 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 3 (5.77%) JSON
2 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.77%) HTML5
2 3 (5.77%) REST
2 3 (5.77%) CSS3
3 2 (3.85%) Flash
4 1 (1.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Graphic Design
2 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) Social Media
4 2 (3.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.92%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Project Management
2 10 (19.23%) Resource Management
3 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 7 (13.46%) Data Analysis
5 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.54%) Use Case
7 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
8 4 (7.69%) CRM
8 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.69%) UML
9 3 (5.77%) BPR
9 3 (5.77%) OO
9 3 (5.77%) ITIL
9 3 (5.77%) Requirements Management
9 3 (5.77%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.77%) Service Management
9 3 (5.77%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) VBA
2 3 (5.77%) Java
2 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.77%) C#
3 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) P3O
2 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Adobe
2 7 (13.46%) Planview
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.77%) HP
4 3 (5.77%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.92%) Apple
6 1 (1.92%) Siebel