The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 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 98 78 66
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 31 31 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.21% 1.51% 1.99%
As % of the Applications category 9.87% 10.44% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 41
Average daily rate £320 £310 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -17.14%
Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
314 297 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.22% 14.47% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 133 130
Average daily rate £300 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.15% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 54 40
Average hourly rate £12.69 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.25 £22.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS PowerPoint
England

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 18 April 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 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
West Yorkshire -25 22 £343 +10.48% 6
South Yorkshire +3 5 £391 - 4
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 49 (59.04%) MS Excel
2 39 (46.99%) MS Office
3 33 (39.76%) Finance
4 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
5 19 (22.89%) Banking
6 18 (21.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (20.48%) Change Management
7 17 (20.48%) Project Management
8 16 (19.28%) MS Project
9 14 (16.87%) Retail
10 13 (15.66%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (15.66%) XML
11 12 (14.46%) MS Visio
12 11 (13.25%) Oracle
13 10 (12.05%) Retail Banking
14 9 (10.84%) SQL
15 8 (9.64%) Web Services
15 8 (9.64%) Siebel
15 8 (9.64%) EAI
15 8 (9.64%) Data Modelling
15 8 (9.64%) SOA
15 8 (9.64%) Workflow
15 8 (9.64%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (9.64%) Data Quality
15 8 (9.64%) Oracle EDQ
16 5 (6.02%) Performance Testing
16 5 (6.02%) CMS
16 5 (6.02%) HTML
16 5 (6.02%) Java
16 5 (6.02%) Perl

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (9.64%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (6.02%) CMS
3 4 (4.82%) SAS
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 49 (59.04%) MS Excel
2 39 (46.99%) MS Office
3 16 (19.28%) MS Project
4 12 (14.46%) MS Visio
5 4 (4.82%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (2.41%) Photoshop
6 2 (2.41%) SPSS
6 2 (2.41%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) ATM
1 2 (2.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) InstallShield
General
1 33 (39.76%) Finance
2 19 (22.89%) Banking
3 14 (16.87%) Retail
4 10 (12.05%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.82%) Legal
6 2 (2.41%) Marketing
7 1 (1.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (51.81%) Analyst
2 19 (22.89%) Business Analyst
3 7 (8.43%) Administrator
4 6 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (7.23%) Support Analyst
4 6 (7.23%) Architect
4 6 (7.23%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.23%) Siebel Architect
4 6 (7.23%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (4.82%) Test Analyst
5 4 (4.82%) Coordinator
5 4 (4.82%) MI Analyst
5 4 (4.82%) Project Analyst
5 4 (4.82%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (3.61%) Project Administrator
6 3 (3.61%) IT Administrator
6 3 (3.61%) Project Support Analyst
6 3 (3.61%) Project Support Officer
6 3 (3.61%) Project Officer
6 3 (3.61%) Business Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) XML
2 8 (9.64%) Web Services
3 5 (6.02%) HTML
3 5 (6.02%) XSLT
3 5 (6.02%) CSS
4 1 (1.20%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.61%) E-Learning
2 3 (3.61%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.41%) Social Media
3 2 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.41%) Statistics
4 1 (1.20%) PDA
4 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.20%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.20%) AIX
2 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (20.48%) Change Management
2 17 (20.48%) Project Management
3 13 (15.66%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (9.64%) EAI
4 8 (9.64%) Data Modelling
4 8 (9.64%) SOA
4 8 (9.64%) Workflow
5 5 (6.02%) Performance Testing
5 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.02%) Financial Analysis
5 5 (6.02%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (4.82%) Time Management
6 4 (4.82%) Qualitative Analysis
6 4 (4.82%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.61%) Content Management
7 3 (3.61%) Software Testing
7 3 (3.61%) Data Analysis
7 3 (3.61%) Business Analysis
7 3 (3.61%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.84%) SQL
2 5 (6.02%) Java
2 5 (6.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) ISEB
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
1 4 (4.82%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (4.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.25%) Oracle
3 8 (9.64%) Siebel
4 3 (3.61%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.20%) VMware
5 1 (1.20%) HP
5 1 (1.20%) SAP
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £110 - £140 per day
Posted: 16 days ago