The first table below looks at the demand for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 23 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 Swindon 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 44 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 5 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.12% 3.77% 2.62%
As % of the Applications category 5.95% 17.24% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 8
Average daily rate £318 £390 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.58% -2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £220 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £440 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £317
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.59 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+54.21% -16.62%
Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
84 58 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 18.88% 21.89% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 51 40
Average daily rate £318 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £222 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £432 £616
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
MS PowerPoint
Wiltshire

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) MS Project
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Document Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
6 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
7 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) FINREP
7 1 (7.69%) Budget Control
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (7.69%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) UNIX
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) HTML
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 1 (7.69%) Intranet

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Project
3 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Intranet Editor
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Content Editor
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
1 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Document Management
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Budget Control
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) FINREP
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Business Objects