The first table below looks at the demand for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 86 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 22 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.22% 2.11% 2.37%
As % of the Applications category 10.63% 14.29% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 35
Average daily rate £343 £310 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% -9.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £9.53 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -17.14%
Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
207 196 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.48% 14.79% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 102 86
Average daily rate £300 £310 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £136 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 23
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.05 £22.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS PowerPoint
Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -27 8 £260 -11.86% 4
Bingley - 1 £450 -
Castleford - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
MS PowerPoint
Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 28 (46.67%) Finance
3 26 (43.33%) MS Office
4 17 (28.33%) Banking
5 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (23.33%) Change Management
6 14 (23.33%) MS Project
7 13 (21.67%) Project Management
8 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (20.00%) Retail
9 11 (18.33%) MS Visio
9 11 (18.33%) Oracle
10 9 (15.00%) Retail Banking
10 9 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (13.33%) Data Quality
11 8 (13.33%) Oracle EDQ
11 8 (13.33%) Web Services
11 8 (13.33%) XML
11 8 (13.33%) Siebel
11 8 (13.33%) EAI
11 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
11 8 (13.33%) SOA
11 8 (13.33%) Workflow
11 8 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (8.33%) Performance Testing
13 4 (6.67%) Legal
13 4 (6.67%) SAS
13 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
13 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
13 4 (6.67%) Financial Analysis

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.67%) SAS
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 34 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 26 (43.33%) MS Office
3 14 (23.33%) MS Project
4 11 (18.33%) MS Visio
5 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (3.33%) Photoshop
7 1 (1.67%) SPSS
7 1 (1.67%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 28 (46.67%) Finance
2 17 (28.33%) Banking
3 12 (20.00%) Retail
4 9 (15.00%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Analyst
2 17 (28.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.00%) Architect
3 6 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) Siebel Architect
4 5 (8.33%) Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (6.67%) Project Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Business Test Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) MI Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) IT Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Project Support Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) Web Services
1 8 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.67%) PDA
3 1 (1.67%) Statistics
3 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
1 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (23.33%) Change Management
3 13 (21.67%) Project Management
4 9 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (13.33%) EAI
5 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 8 (13.33%) SOA
5 8 (13.33%) Workflow
6 5 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
8 3 (5.00%) Change Control
8 3 (5.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.00%) Data Reconciliation
8 3 (5.00%) Qualitative Analysis
8 3 (5.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (5.00%) ISEB
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.33%) Oracle
3 8 (13.33%) Siebel
4 3 (5.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
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