Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft PowerPoint over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft PowerPoint
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 41 82
Rank change year-on-year -19 +41 -22
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 128 171 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.10% 4.16% 2.18%
As % of the Applications category 26.28% 34.55% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 47 35
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £300 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.69% -9.23%
10th Percentile £125 £153 £109
90th Percentile £575 £435 £583
South East median daily rate £400 £340 £330
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £33.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.85% +50.00% +46.67%
10th Percentile £18.70 £18.56 £16.40
90th Percentile £24.30 £45.00 £32.13
South East median hourly rate £10.20 £20.06 £21.75
% change year-on-year -49.15% -7.77% +61.11%

Microsoft PowerPoint is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 487 495 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.80% 12.04% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 193 191
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £135 £123 £158
90th Percentile £488 £493 £475
South East median daily rate £374 £345 £323
% change year-on-year +8.41% +6.98% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 61 70
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.03% +13.73% -15.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £27.33 £35.85 £24.13
South East median hourly rate £14.81 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -4.48% -4.62% +8.33%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Berkshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Berkshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in Berkshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Berkshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -24 50 £400 +10.34% 3
Newbury +1 16 £338 -8.78% 1
Maidenhead -6 9 £490 +63.33% 1
Bracknell -4 7 £125 -19.35%
Slough -4 7 £375 +42.86% 1
Wokingham -16 3 £575 +118.63%
Microsoft PowerPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 111 (86.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 74 (57.81%) Microsoft
3 62 (48.44%) Microsoft Office
4 59 (46.09%) Telecoms
5 54 (42.19%) Finance
6 38 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (22.66%) Degree
8 28 (21.88%) Project Management
9 27 (21.09%) Workflow
10 26 (20.31%) MS Visio
11 24 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
12 23 (17.97%) PMO
12 23 (17.97%) SharePoint
13 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (14.06%) JIRA
14 18 (14.06%) Customer-Centricity
15 17 (13.28%) Marketing
16 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2
17 15 (11.72%) Oracle
17 15 (11.72%) Mandarin Language
17 15 (11.72%) Problem-Solving
18 13 (10.16%) Cloud Computing
18 13 (10.16%) Microsoft Project
18 13 (10.16%) Management Information System
19 12 (9.38%) Office 365
20 10 (7.81%) Change Control
20 10 (7.81%) Programme Management
21 9 (7.03%) CRM
21 9 (7.03%) SAP
21 9 (7.03%) Cybersecurity

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 23 (17.97%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.69%) Confluence
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.56%) Marvel
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 111 (86.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 62 (48.44%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (20.31%) MS Visio
4 13 (10.16%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.56%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.56%) InVision
5 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Eloqua
2 3 (2.34%) Workday HCM
3 2 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.16%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (9.38%) Office 365
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) 3G
1 6 (4.69%) 4G
2 5 (3.91%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (2.34%) VoLTE
4 2 (1.56%) 2G
4 2 (1.56%) 5G
4 2 (1.56%) Internet
4 2 (1.56%) Intranet
4 2 (1.56%) LAN
4 2 (1.56%) MVNO
4 2 (1.56%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.78%) 802.11
5 1 (0.78%) CTI
5 1 (0.78%) DHCP
5 1 (0.78%) DNS
5 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.78%) VPN
5 1 (0.78%) WAN
5 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) Power BI
2 1 (0.78%) Big Data
2 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (14.06%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
General
1 59 (46.09%) Telecoms
2 54 (42.19%) Finance
3 17 (13.28%) Marketing
4 15 (11.72%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (4.69%) Retail
6 5 (3.91%) Billing
7 4 (3.13%) Legal
8 2 (1.56%) Games
9 1 (0.78%) Advertising
9 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.78%) Back Office
9 1 (0.78%) French Language
9 1 (0.78%) German Language
9 1 (0.78%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.78%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 33 (25.78%) Analyst
2 31 (24.22%) Coordinator
3 24 (18.75%) Project Coordinator
4 12 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.25%) Administrator
6 7 (5.47%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (4.69%) Junior
8 5 (3.91%) Junior Project Coordinator
8 5 (3.91%) Marketing Manager
8 5 (3.91%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (3.91%) Project Assistant
9 4 (3.13%) JIRA Administrator
9 4 (3.13%) Operations Manager
10 3 (2.34%) Consultant
10 3 (2.34%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.34%) Project Planner
10 3 (2.34%) Service Analyst
10 3 (2.34%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (2.34%) Technical Manager
10 3 (2.34%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.56%) .NET
1 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.56%) COM
1 2 (1.56%) HTML
2 1 (0.78%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.78%) CSS
2 1 (0.78%) Keras
2 1 (0.78%) scikit-learn
2 1 (0.78%) TensorFlow
2 1 (0.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (10.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.13%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.34%) User Experience
6 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.56%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.56%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.56%) RIA
7 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.78%) iSeries
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.78%) Social Media
7 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.13%) Windows
2 2 (1.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.78%) Linux
3 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.88%) Project Management
2 27 (21.09%) Workflow
3 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.06%) Customer-Centricity
5 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 15 (11.72%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (7.81%) Change Control
7 10 (7.81%) Programme Management
8 9 (7.03%) CRM
8 9 (7.03%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (7.03%) Data Entry
8 9 (7.03%) Time Management
9 7 (5.47%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.47%) Data Analysis
9 7 (5.47%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (4.69%) Analytics
10 6 (4.69%) Change Management
10 6 (4.69%) Demand Management
10 6 (4.69%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.69%) C
1 6 (4.69%) SQL
2 1 (0.78%) C++
2 1 (0.78%) Java
2 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.78%) PHP
2 1 (0.78%) Python
2 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (22.66%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) ACCA
2 5 (3.91%) CIMA
3 4 (3.13%) Master's Degree
3 4 (3.13%) MBA
4 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.56%) HNC
6 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.78%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.97%) PMO
2 7 (5.47%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.13%) SLA
4 2 (1.56%) QA
5 1 (0.78%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 74 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.72%) Oracle
3 9 (7.03%) SAP
4 5 (3.91%) Adobe
4 5 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.13%) Huawei
5 4 (3.13%) Remedy
5 4 (3.13%) Workday
6 3 (2.34%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.34%) Tableau
7 2 (1.56%) Citrix
7 2 (1.56%) IFS
7 2 (1.56%) Niku
8 1 (0.78%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.78%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.78%) HP
8 1 (0.78%) Lotus
8 1 (0.78%) Nortel
8 1 (0.78%) Samsung
8 1 (0.78%) Tellabs