The first table below looks at the demand for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 22 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 Wales 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 49 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 24 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.20% 1.75% 0.79%
As % of the Applications category 25.53% 10.11% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 4
Average daily rate
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£333 £340 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.20% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £275 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £314
% change year-on-year
- +8.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -25.64%
Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
94 89 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 12.55% 17.35% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 56 34
Average daily rate £325 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £134 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £308 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.73% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 8
Average hourly rate £12.68 £12.75 £16.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% -21.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.47 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £15.50 £25.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.22
% change year-on-year
- -1.44%
MS PowerPoint
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MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
South Wales -3 20 £325 -4.41% 2
West Wales - - - - 1
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MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 34 (77.27%) MS Excel
2 27 (61.36%) MS Office
3 21 (47.73%) Project Management
4 17 (38.64%) Finance
5 15 (34.09%) MS Project
5 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
6 14 (31.82%) Business Analysis
7 11 (25.00%) AS400
7 11 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 11 (25.00%) UML
7 11 (25.00%) CCA
8 10 (22.73%) Banking
9 8 (18.18%) Legal
9 8 (18.18%) QA
10 7 (15.91%) Degree
10 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.64%) Service Management
11 6 (13.64%) Content Management
11 6 (13.64%) TestDirector
11 6 (13.64%) OO
11 6 (13.64%) ITIL
11 6 (13.64%) .NET
11 6 (13.64%) J2EE
11 6 (13.64%) SOA
12 5 (11.36%) Migration
12 5 (11.36%) Change Management
12 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
12 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
13 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (77.27%) MS Excel
2 27 (61.36%) MS Office
3 15 (34.09%) MS Project
4 11 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.27%) SPSS
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
3 8 (18.18%) Legal
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Analyst
2 16 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Change Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Project Planner
4 3 (6.82%) Web Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Web Business Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Service Transition Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Author
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Author
6 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Report Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (2.27%) Project Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Project Officer
6 1 (2.27%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
1 6 (13.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) AS400
2 3 (6.82%) Social Media
3 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Project Management
2 14 (31.82%) Business Analysis
3 11 (25.00%) UML
4 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.64%) Service Management
5 6 (13.64%) Content Management
5 6 (13.64%) OO
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
5 6 (13.64%) SOA
6 5 (11.36%) Migration
6 5 (11.36%) Change Management
6 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
6 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (9.09%) ITSM
8 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.82%) Document Management
8 3 (6.82%) Use Case
8 3 (6.82%) Business Development
9 2 (4.55%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.55%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) CCA
2 7 (15.91%) Degree
3 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.55%) SLA
4 1 (2.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
2 2 (4.55%) Planview
2 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
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