The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 89 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 27 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.13% 1.69% 1.96%
As % of the Applications category 9.12% 14.29% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 35
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £174 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £450 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £345 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
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England

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

Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
296 259 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.42% 11.85% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 122 178
Average daily rate £350 £321 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% +0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 42 44
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £10.13 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.08 £35.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
West Yorkshire -6 21 £375 +7.14% 6
South Yorkshire +5 3 - -
East Yorkshire -4 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 28 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 19 (39.58%) Finance
3 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (25.00%) Project Management
5 11 (22.92%) MS Office
6 10 (20.83%) MS Visio
7 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (16.67%) Retail
8 7 (14.58%) Programme Management
8 7 (14.58%) Banking
8 7 (14.58%) MS Project
8 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
9 6 (12.50%) Windows
9 6 (12.50%) Change Management
10 5 (10.42%) ITIL
10 5 (10.42%) QA
10 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.42%) ServiceNow
10 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
11 4 (8.33%) Retail Banking
11 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
11 4 (8.33%) ITSM
11 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
11 4 (8.33%) Service Management
12 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 3 (6.25%) SPSS
12 3 (6.25%) NHS
12 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.08%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 28 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.92%) MS Office
3 10 (20.83%) MS Visio
4 7 (14.58%) MS Project
5 3 (6.25%) SPSS
6 2 (4.17%) Stata
7 1 (2.08%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.08%) MS Access
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.08%) DTS
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Retail
3 7 (14.58%) Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.33%) Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Incident & Problem Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Problem Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Incident Manager
6 2 (4.17%) MI Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) PMO Manager
6 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Trainer
7 1 (2.08%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) NHS
4 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) GIS
5 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.08%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Project Management
2 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (14.58%) Programme Management
4 6 (12.50%) Change Management
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
6 4 (8.33%) ITSM
6 4 (8.33%) Service Management
7 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) Data Mapping
7 3 (6.25%) Time Management
7 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.08%) Websense
4 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Lotus
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) VMware