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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 72 83 71
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 42 28 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.66% 1.33% 1.65%
As % of the Applications category 10.88% 9.33% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 24
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£300 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £396 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -5.40%
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
386 300 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.26% 14.25% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 138 153
Average daily rate £300 £310 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 34 37
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.70 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014.

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 August 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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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 -4 15 £288 +3.60% 1
Coventry 0 11 - - 2
Birmingham +1 7 £325 +44.44% 1
Shropshire - 3 £390 -
Staffordshire - 2 £320 -
Dudley - - - -
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 65 (79.27%) MS Excel
2 51 (62.20%) Microsoft
3 30 (36.59%) MS Visio
4 29 (35.37%) Project Management
5 25 (30.49%) MS Office
6 21 (25.61%) PRINCE2
7 18 (21.95%) Degree
8 17 (20.73%) Finance
9 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
10 15 (18.29%) ITIL
10 15 (18.29%) SharePoint
11 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (14.63%) SQL
12 12 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (13.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 11 (13.41%) PMI
13 11 (13.41%) PMI Certification
13 11 (13.41%) Programme Management
13 11 (13.41%) RNC
14 10 (12.20%) MS Project
14 10 (12.20%) Service Management
14 10 (12.20%) VBA
14 10 (12.20%) SLA
15 9 (10.98%) Change Management
15 9 (10.98%) WFM
15 9 (10.98%) P3O
16 8 (9.76%) Mathematics
16 8 (9.76%) Change Control
16 8 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (9.76%) PMP

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 15 (18.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 65 (79.27%) MS Excel
2 30 (36.59%) MS Visio
3 25 (30.49%) MS Office
4 10 (12.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) RNC
2 3 (3.66%) LTE
2 3 (3.66%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (3.66%) 3G
2 3 (3.66%) 2G
3 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 2 (2.44%) 4G
4 1 (1.22%) Network Security
4 1 (1.22%) MIMO
4 1 (1.22%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) Wireless
4 1 (1.22%) LAN
4 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.22%) IPv4
4 1 (1.22%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) MS Access
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Selenium
1 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.54%) Legal
4 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.10%) Banking
4 5 (6.10%) Automotive
5 2 (2.44%) Publishing
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.22%) Billing
6 1 (1.22%) Law
6 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.22%) Back Office
6 1 (1.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Analyst
2 8 (9.76%) Project Manager
3 7 (8.54%) Service Analyst
3 7 (8.54%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Data Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (4.88%) Help Desk Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Service Management Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Project Planner
7 3 (3.66%) Project Officer
7 3 (3.66%) MI Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.44%) Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.44%) Service Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Information Analyst
8 2 (2.44%) Business Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (1.22%) CSS
2 1 (1.22%) EDI
2 1 (1.22%) Middleware
2 1 (1.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) PMI
2 8 (9.76%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.32%) Statistics
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.22%) GIS
5 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.22%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.22%) Telematics
5 1 (1.22%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) Project Management
2 21 (25.61%) PRINCE2
3 15 (18.29%) ITIL
4 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (13.41%) Programme Management
7 10 (12.20%) Service Management
8 9 (10.98%) Change Management
8 9 (10.98%) WFM
9 8 (9.76%) Change Control
10 7 (8.54%) Analytics
10 7 (8.54%) Data Entry
10 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
11 6 (7.32%) ITSM
11 6 (7.32%) Benchmarking
11 6 (7.32%) Business Continuity
11 6 (7.32%) Validation
11 6 (7.32%) Document Management
12 5 (6.10%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) SQL
2 10 (12.20%) VBA
3 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.22%) C
3 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Degree
2 11 (13.41%) PMI Certification
3 8 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (9.76%) PMP
4 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.88%) MCP
4 4 (4.88%) MCSE
4 4 (4.88%) A+ Certification
4 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.44%) PgMP
6 2 (2.44%) APMP
6 2 (2.44%) APMG
6 2 (2.44%) CAPM
7 1 (1.22%) CIPD
7 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.22%) MAPM
7 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) SLA
2 9 (10.98%) P3O
3 4 (4.88%) QA
Vendors
1 51 (62.20%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 6 (7.32%) ServiceNow
3 6 (7.32%) SAP
4 2 (2.44%) Nokia
5 1 (1.22%) Infor
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco
5 1 (1.22%) EMC
5 1 (1.22%) Intel
5 1 (1.22%) Avaya
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