The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 166 146 136
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 769 906 956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.55% 1.64% 1.66%
As % of the Applications category 14.89% 14.65% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 530 555
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 49
Median hourly rate £18.70 £17.77 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% +31.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.89 £11.26 £9.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £47.07 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.64 £12.52
% change year-on-year
+9.15% +40.85%

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

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5164 6185 7345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.44% 11.17% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3071 3581 4172
Median daily rate £360 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 466 585 767
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -16 729 £375 +4.89% 108
London -23 332 £375 -4.76% 42
South East -23 124 £300 -10.44% 23
North West -1 69 £450 +38.46% 10
West Midlands -9 48 £363 +26.28% 8
North East +8 41 £360 +5.88% 1
Berkshire -8 40 £235 -21.66% 5
Tyne and Wear -7 34 £368 +8.08% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 34 £368 +2.08% 1
Yorkshire +21 32 £348 -9.15% 6
City of London -39 31 £313 -21.87% 9
South West -14 30 £350 -12.50% 6
Cheshire +12 29 £463 +32.14% 3
East of England +13 28 £300 +3.09% 7
East Midlands -19 24 £250 -28.57% 4
Surrey +10 23 £440 +11.11% 5
Warrington +21 22 £475 -
Hampshire +16 20 £154 -56.31% 6
Manchester -9 18 £425 +30.76% 4
Lancashire +9 17 £335 -33.00% 2
Reading -1 17 £240 -20.00% 1
Birmingham +1 16 £350 +9.88% 4
South Yorkshire +3 15 £200 -46.66% 2
Sheffield +2 15 £200 -46.66% 2
Scotland -17 15 £321 +21.13% 4
Wiltshire -6 14 £350 -12.50% 3
Essex +15 13 £400 +61.94% 1
Edinburgh +4 13 £335 +24.34% 3
Northamptonshire -6 13 £250 -28.57% 1
Buckinghamshire -16 13 £229 -23.75% 2

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 1114 (67.23%) MS Excel
2 763 (46.05%) Microsoft
3 665 (40.13%) MS Office
4 656 (39.59%) Finance
5 482 (29.09%) MS Visio
6 454 (27.40%) Project Management
7 356 (21.48%) Analytical Skills
8 318 (19.19%) SharePoint
9 292 (17.62%) MS Project
10 271 (16.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 267 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
12 244 (14.73%) Banking
13 218 (13.16%) PRINCE2
14 190 (11.47%) Degree
15 187 (11.29%) Change Management
16 183 (11.04%) ITIL
17 178 (10.74%) Windows
18 174 (10.50%) SQL
19 132 (7.97%) Data Analysis
20 126 (7.60%) Security Cleared
21 122 (7.36%) Programme Management
22 119 (7.18%) Service Management
23 114 (6.88%) Oracle
24 101 (6.10%) Management Information System
25 99 (5.97%) SAP
25 99 (5.97%) Business Analysis
26 96 (5.79%) Analytics
27 95 (5.73%) Retail
28 91 (5.49%) JIRA
29 89 (5.37%) SC Cleared

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 318 (19.19%) SharePoint
2 42 (2.53%) WebSphere
3 30 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 28 (1.69%) Confluence
5 20 (1.21%) SAS
6 17 (1.03%) Skype for Business
7 14 (0.84%) MS Exchange
8 13 (0.78%) CMS
9 9 (0.54%) IIS
10 8 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.36%) Moodle
12 5 (0.30%) Apache
12 5 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.30%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.24%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.24%) MS Project Server
13 4 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1114 (67.23%) MS Excel
2 665 (40.13%) MS Office
3 482 (29.09%) MS Visio
4 292 (17.62%) MS Project
5 52 (3.14%) Spreadsheet
6 24 (1.45%) Photoshop
7 17 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 16 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
10 5 (0.30%) InDesign
11 4 (0.24%) RoboHelp
11 4 (0.24%) SPSS
12 3 (0.18%) CATIA
13 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.12%) InVision
13 2 (0.12%) PTC Creo
13 2 (0.12%) Siemens NX
14 1 (0.060%) ArcView
14 1 (0.060%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 17 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.78%) Primavera
4 11 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.36%) Sonata
5 6 (0.36%) WebTrends
6 5 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.30%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.30%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.30%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.30%) SAP SRM
6 5 (0.30%) Summit
7 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.24%) Maximo
7 4 (0.24%) Teamcenter
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.18%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (2.47%) SaaS
2 31 (1.87%) IaaS
3 30 (1.81%) PaaS
4 23 (1.39%) Office 365
5 17 (1.03%) Google Analytics
6 14 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (0.48%) IBM Blueworks
8 7 (0.42%) Google Drive
9 6 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.12%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.12%) Yammer
13 1 (0.060%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.060%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.060%) Taleo
13 1 (0.060%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.87%) Internet
2 17 (1.03%) Wireless
3 16 (0.97%) LAN
4 15 (0.91%) VPN
4 15 (0.91%) WAN
5 14 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.78%) WebEx
7 12 (0.72%) DNS
7 12 (0.72%) VoIP
8 11 (0.66%) Skype
9 10 (0.60%) 2G
9 10 (0.60%) 3G
9 10 (0.60%) DHCP
9 10 (0.60%) Firewall
9 10 (0.60%) SAN
10 9 (0.54%) Intranet
10 9 (0.54%) LTE
10 9 (0.54%) Radio Access Network
11 8 (0.48%) 4G
11 8 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (3.50%) SQL Server
2 33 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (1.39%) MS Access
4 23 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
5 16 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (0.91%) Relational Database
7 14 (0.84%) Big Data
8 13 (0.78%) Data Mining
9 9 (0.54%) Hadoop
9 9 (0.54%) QlikView
9 9 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (0.48%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 8 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.42%) PowerPivot
11 7 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.36%) MySQL
13 5 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 91 (5.49%) JIRA
2 22 (1.33%) Visual Studio
3 13 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (0.48%) Selenium
5 6 (0.36%) Axure RP
5 6 (0.36%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 4 (0.24%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.18%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.18%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.18%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.18%) Maven
8 3 (0.18%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.12%) JUnit
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.12%) Subversion
9 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 656 (39.59%) Finance
2 244 (14.73%) Banking
3 95 (5.73%) Retail
4 79 (4.77%) Telecoms
5 76 (4.59%) Marketing
6 65 (3.92%) Legal
7 62 (3.74%) Investment Banking
8 31 (1.87%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.63%) Advertising
10 25 (1.51%) Law
10 25 (1.51%) Publishing
11 19 (1.15%) Financial Institution
12 18 (1.09%) Billing
12 18 (1.09%) Retail Banking
13 16 (0.97%) German Language
14 15 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.84%) Back Office
15 14 (0.84%) Front Office
16 13 (0.78%) French Language
17 11 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 562 (33.92%) Analyst
2 181 (10.92%) Project Manager
3 154 (9.29%) Business Analyst
4 97 (5.85%) PMO Analyst
5 93 (5.61%) Administrator
6 71 (4.28%) Data Analyst
7 63 (3.80%) Consultant
8 61 (3.68%) Coordinator
9 55 (3.32%) Support Analyst
10 49 (2.96%) IT Analyst
11 45 (2.72%) Service Analyst
12 41 (2.47%) Project Analyst
13 39 (2.35%) Developer
14 37 (2.23%) Trainer
15 34 (2.05%) Junior
15 34 (2.05%) Project Coordinator
16 33 (1.99%) Project Administrator
16 33 (1.99%) Senior Analyst
17 32 (1.93%) Designer
17 32 (1.93%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (2.60%) .NET
2 37 (2.23%) XML
3 26 (1.57%) HTML
4 19 (1.15%) Web Services
5 15 (0.91%) SOAP
6 13 (0.78%) CSS
6 13 (0.78%) Middleware
6 13 (0.78%) XSLT
7 11 (0.66%) Velocity
8 10 (0.60%) ASP.NET
8 10 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (0.54%) HTML5
10 8 (0.48%) XSD
11 7 (0.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (0.36%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.36%) REST
12 6 (0.36%) WCF
13 5 (0.30%) J2EE
13 5 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
14 4 (0.24%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 356 (21.48%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 43 (2.60%) e-Learning
4 35 (2.11%) Virtual Team
5 27 (1.63%) Statistics
6 24 (1.45%) PMI
7 23 (1.39%) User Experience
8 22 (1.33%) Equities
9 20 (1.21%) Tandem
10 19 (1.15%) Data Centre
11 18 (1.09%) Fixed Income
11 18 (1.09%) FMCG
12 17 (1.03%) Computer Science
12 17 (1.03%) Social Media
13 14 (0.84%) Mathematics
14 12 (0.72%) Credit Risk
15 11 (0.66%) Animation
15 11 (0.66%) EPoS
15 11 (0.66%) Learning Management System
15 11 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 178 (10.74%) Windows
2 61 (3.68%) Linux
3 52 (3.14%) Unix
4 46 (2.78%) AIX
5 43 (2.60%) Windows XP
6 35 (2.11%) Windows 2000
7 26 (1.57%) Windows Server
8 25 (1.51%) Windows 7
9 20 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.72%) Android
11 11 (0.66%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.48%) Solaris
14 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.36%) Windows 10
15 6 (0.36%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.24%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.18%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (27.40%) Project Management
2 271 (16.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 267 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
4 218 (13.16%) PRINCE2
5 187 (11.29%) Change Management
6 183 (11.04%) ITIL
7 132 (7.97%) Data Analysis
8 122 (7.36%) Programme Management
9 119 (7.18%) Service Management
10 99 (5.97%) Business Analysis
11 96 (5.79%) Analytics
12 88 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
13 79 (4.77%) Data Management
14 75 (4.53%) Project Planning
15 74 (4.47%) Migration
15 74 (4.47%) Risk Management
16 73 (4.41%) Process Improvement
16 73 (4.41%) Time Management
17 70 (4.22%) Waterfall
18 64 (3.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 174 (10.50%) SQL
2 52 (3.14%) VBA
3 47 (2.84%) C
4 30 (1.81%) Java
4 30 (1.81%) T-SQL
5 23 (1.39%) C#
6 21 (1.27%) VB
7 17 (1.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (0.54%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.42%) Python
9 7 (0.42%) R
9 7 (0.42%) XPath
10 6 (0.36%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.30%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.24%) C++
12 4 (0.24%) F#
12 4 (0.24%) Perl
12 4 (0.24%) VBScript
13 3 (0.18%) SPARQL
13 3 (0.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 190 (11.47%) Degree
2 126 (7.60%) Security Cleared
3 89 (5.37%) SC Cleared
4 40 (2.41%) PMI Certification
5 32 (1.93%) PMP
6 28 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 23 (1.39%) ISEB
8 22 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 21 (1.27%) ISTQB
10 20 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (0.84%) CCNP
12 13 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (0.72%) DV Cleared
14 11 (0.66%) CIPD
14 11 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (0.60%) CCIE
15 10 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (0.54%) HND
17 8 (0.48%) CCNA
17 8 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.71%) QA
2 62 (3.74%) SLA
3 39 (2.35%) Data Quality
4 24 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 16 (0.97%) COBIT
6 15 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.60%) P3O
8 9 (0.54%) ISO 9000
9 7 (0.42%) Basel III
10 6 (0.36%) Def Stans
11 5 (0.30%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.30%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (0.24%) MiFID
12 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.12%) BS25999
13 2 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.12%) FATCA
13 2 (0.12%) ISO22301
13 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 71 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.42%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.24%) vSphere
4 4 (0.24%) XenApp
5 3 (0.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.12%) Xen
6 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.060%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.060%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.060%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.78%) SCCM
3 9 (0.54%) Backup Exec
4 7 (0.42%) Amdocs OSS
5 6 (0.36%) SCOM
5 6 (0.36%) WSUS
6 5 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.24%) Kibana
7 4 (0.24%) logstash
7 4 (0.24%) Nagios
7 4 (0.24%) NetVault Backup
7 4 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.24%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.18%) Puppet
9 2 (0.12%) CloudHub
9 2 (0.12%) WMI
10 1 (0.060%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.060%) Netcool
10 1 (0.060%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 763 (46.05%) Microsoft
2 114 (6.88%) Oracle
3 99 (5.97%) SAP
4 48 (2.90%) Google
5 44 (2.66%) Remedy
6 43 (2.60%) Adobe
7 27 (1.63%) Citrix
8 26 (1.57%) Cisco
8 26 (1.57%) VMware
9 24 (1.45%) HP
10 19 (1.15%) ServiceNow
11 18 (1.09%) Avaya
12 16 (0.97%) Planview
13 15 (0.91%) IBM
13 15 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (0.78%) Tableau
15 12 (0.72%) Huawei
15 12 (0.72%) Juniper
16 10 (0.60%) BMC
16 10 (0.60%) Symantec
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