The first table below looks at the demand for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 July 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 Tyne and Wear 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 40 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.36% 0.97% 1.95%
As % of the Applications category 12.20% 7.41% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £225 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -41.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.75 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -27.58%
Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 27 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.17% 13.11% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 14
Average daily rate £265 £295 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.16% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £8.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £8.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £8.00 £17.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS PowerPoint
North East

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 3 £250 +11.11%
MS PowerPoint
North East

MS PowerPoint
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) MS Project
5 4 (30.77%) Service Management
6 3 (23.08%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) LTE
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 1 (7.69%) GSM
8 1 (7.69%) UMTS
8 1 (7.69%) VoIP
8 1 (7.69%) Windows
8 1 (7.69%) MS Office
8 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.69%) HP
8 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
8 1 (7.69%) EDRMS
8 1 (7.69%) Project Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Project
3 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) GSM
1 1 (7.69%) UMTS
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) EDRMS
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Incident Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Support Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Radio Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP