The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 76 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 40 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.56% 1.60% 1.46%
As % of the Applications category 10.58% 9.62% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 14
Average daily rate
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£265 £213 £249
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -14.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £175 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £320 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £11.76
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 - £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.32 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +24.13%
MS PowerPoint
England

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
378 364 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.77% 16.61% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 152 121
Average daily rate £313 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.07% +7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £175 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 42 69
Average hourly rate £18.00 £11.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.19% -34.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £30.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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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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
Warwickshire +5 12 £144 -58.92% 1
Coventry -3 8 £260 -
Birmingham -17 6 £400 +128.57% 4
Staffordshire -6 3 £444 +77.50% 1
Shropshire -14 1 - -
Solihull - - - - 1
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 67 (79.76%) MS Excel
2 42 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 35 (41.67%) MS Office
4 26 (30.95%) Finance
5 24 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 22 (26.19%) Project Management
7 19 (22.62%) MS Project
8 15 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (15.48%) Automotive
10 12 (14.29%) SLA
11 10 (11.90%) Degree
11 10 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
12 9 (10.71%) Telecoms
13 8 (9.52%) Change Management
14 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
14 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2
15 6 (7.14%) Resource Management
15 6 (7.14%) WFM
15 6 (7.14%) Manufacturing
15 6 (7.14%) Banking
16 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (5.95%) Windows
16 5 (5.95%) MCP
16 5 (5.95%) Business Objects
16 5 (5.95%) Cognos
16 5 (5.95%) MCSE
16 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (5.95%) A+ Certification
16 5 (5.95%) QA

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 67 (79.76%) MS Excel
2 35 (41.67%) MS Office
3 24 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 19 (22.62%) MS Project
5 2 (2.38%) TargetLink
5 2 (2.38%) Simulink
5 2 (2.38%) Stateflow
6 1 (1.19%) CATIA
6 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) CA PPM
2 2 (2.38%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) GPRS
1 3 (3.57%) GSM
1 3 (3.57%) WCDMA
1 3 (3.57%) 2G
1 3 (3.57%) HSPA
1 3 (3.57%) LTE
1 3 (3.57%) 3G
1 3 (3.57%) 4G
1 3 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.19%) Firewall
2 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.19%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.19%) QlikView
4 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.19%) OLAP
4 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.19%) MS Access
4 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) JIRA
2 2 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.38%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.38%) ClearQuest
2 2 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (1.19%) Zephyr
General
1 26 (30.95%) Finance
2 13 (15.48%) Automotive
3 9 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.14%) Banking
5 4 (4.76%) Retail
6 3 (3.57%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.38%) Electronics
7 2 (2.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.19%) Law
8 1 (1.19%) Legal
8 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.19%) Back Office
8 1 (1.19%) Marketing
8 1 (1.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 8 (9.52%) Project Support Officer
3 8 (9.52%) Project Officer
4 7 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Administrator
6 5 (5.95%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (5.95%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Printer Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) PMO Administrator
8 3 (3.57%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.38%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Project Administrator
9 2 (2.38%) Information Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) Middleware
1 1 (1.19%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) NHS
3 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.38%) PMI
4 2 (2.38%) User Experience
5 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.19%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.19%) Economics
5 1 (1.19%) Animation
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.19%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.19%) Project Management
2 10 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (9.52%) Change Management
4 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (7.14%) WFM
5 6 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 5 (5.95%) Performance Management
6 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.76%) Service Management
7 4 (4.76%) Migration
7 4 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (4.76%) Change Control
7 4 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (3.57%) Network Management
8 3 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.57%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.57%) ITIL
8 3 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) SQL
1 2 (2.38%) Embedded C
1 2 (2.38%) MATLAB
2 1 (1.19%) C
2 1 (1.19%) Java
2 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) MCP
2 5 (5.95%) MCSE
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.95%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.38%) PMP
5 1 (1.19%) MOS
5 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (5.95%) QA
3 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.19%) P3O
4 1 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) Business Objects
2 5 (5.95%) Cognos
3 4 (4.76%) Remedy
4 3 (3.57%) Huawei
4 3 (3.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (3.57%) Mapinfo
4 3 (3.57%) SAP
4 3 (3.57%) Nortel
4 3 (3.57%) Ericsson
5 2 (2.38%) Trillium
5 2 (2.38%) MathWorks
5 2 (2.38%) Perforce
6 1 (1.19%) Google
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) Apple
6 1 (1.19%) Avaya
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