The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 43 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.31% 0.94% 1.23%
As % of the Applications category 12.20% 6.90% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £450 £165 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% -48.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.88 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
MS PowerPoint
Wiltshire

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

Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 58 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.70% 13.65% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 42
Average daily rate £443 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.27% -11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £15.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £23.22 £38.60
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 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
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 10 February 2016, 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 15 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 7 (38.89%) Time Management
4 7 (38.89%) MS Office
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 6 (33.33%) MS Access
5 6 (33.33%) VBA
5 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (33.33%) ISEB
5 6 (33.33%) BPMN
5 6 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (27.78%) UML
7 4 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (16.67%) Network Planning
8 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 2 (11.11%) Wireless
9 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (11.11%) Firewall
9 2 (11.11%) Information Security
9 2 (11.11%) VRRP
9 2 (11.11%) IPsec
9 2 (11.11%) MPLS
9 2 (11.11%) OSPF
9 2 (11.11%) Remedy
9 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
9 2 (11.11%) CCIE

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 15 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (38.89%) MS Office
4 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) BGP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) GLBP
1 2 (11.11%) HSRP
1 2 (11.11%) IPsec
1 2 (11.11%) Junos
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) MPLS
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
1 2 (11.11%) OSPF
1 2 (11.11%) RIP
1 2 (11.11%) SNMP
1 2 (11.11%) SSH
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
1 2 (11.11%) VRRP
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Front Office
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) VBA Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Billing Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Security Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Process Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) XHTML
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Time Management
2 6 (33.33%) BPMN
2 6 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) UML
4 4 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (16.67%) Network Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security
6 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.11%) Network Management
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) MapBasic
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) CCIE
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
1 2 (11.11%) F5
1 2 (11.11%) Intel
1 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
1 2 (11.11%) IronPort
1 2 (11.11%) Juniper
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) Actix
2 1 (5.56%) Anite
2 1 (5.56%) Ericsson
2 1 (5.56%) Huawei
2 1 (5.56%) ION Trading
2 1 (5.56%) Mapinfo
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Nokia
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Syclo