Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 38 93
Rank change year-on-year -31 +55 -29
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 116 152 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.93% 3.96% 1.97%
As % of the Applications category 25.16% 32.07% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 41 29
Berkshire median daily rate £288 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £113 £123 £153
90th Percentile £500 £488 £575
South East median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year +6.84% +3.85% -3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £48.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.67% +144.77% +30.73%
10th Percentile £12.80 £22.40 £15.00
90th Percentile £22.90 £108.40 £31.00
South East median hourly rate £10.13 £16.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% -19.64% +75.00%

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 461 474 532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.63% 12.35% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 160 218
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £325 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.62% +11.25%
10th Percentile £125 £125 £157
90th Percentile £493 £488 £488
South East median daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +6.57% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 70 63
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.28 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £27.70 £39.00 £23.65
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +6.90%

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 17 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 August 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 -22 45 £400 +36.17% 2
Bracknell +4 16 £123 -20.97% 2
Newbury -8 10 £338 -0.74%
Wokingham -8 6 £575 -
Maidenhead -14 6 £463 +42.31%
Slough -9 3 £185 -44.15%
Microsoft PowerPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 85 (73.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 58 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 58 (50.00%) Finance
4 45 (38.79%) Telecoms
5 44 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (22.41%) Degree
7 25 (21.55%) Project Management
7 25 (21.55%) Workflow
8 24 (20.69%) Marketing
9 21 (18.10%) MS Visio
10 18 (15.52%) SharePoint
10 18 (15.52%) PMO
10 18 (15.52%) Self-Motivation
11 16 (13.79%) Mandarin Language
12 15 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (12.07%) Customer-Centricity
14 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Project
14 13 (11.21%) Oracle
14 13 (11.21%) PRINCE2
15 11 (9.48%) Management Information System
15 11 (9.48%) JIRA
15 11 (9.48%) Cloud Computing
15 11 (9.48%) Change Control
16 10 (8.62%) Mathematics
16 10 (8.62%) Adobe
16 10 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
17 9 (7.76%) Project Planning
17 9 (7.76%) Social Media
18 8 (6.90%) CRM

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 18 (15.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.31%) Marvel
3 4 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 85 (73.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 58 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (18.10%) MS Visio
4 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (5.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (5.17%) Photoshop
6 5 (4.31%) Acrobat
6 5 (4.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (4.31%) InVision
7 3 (2.59%) InDesign
7 3 (2.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.86%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (6.03%) Office 365
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) 3G
2 4 (3.45%) 4G
2 4 (3.45%) VoLTE
3 3 (2.59%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (0.86%) CTI
5 1 (0.86%) LTE
5 1 (0.86%) VoWiFi
5 1 (0.86%) WAN
5 1 (0.86%) WebEx
5 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.59%) Power BI
2 1 (0.86%) Big Data
2 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (9.48%) JIRA
General
1 58 (50.00%) Finance
2 45 (38.79%) Telecoms
3 24 (20.69%) Marketing
4 16 (13.79%) Mandarin Language
5 7 (6.03%) Legal
6 3 (2.59%) Dutch Language
6 3 (2.59%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.72%) Advertising
7 2 (1.72%) French Language
7 2 (1.72%) Games
7 2 (1.72%) German Language
8 1 (0.86%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.86%) Law
8 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (22.41%) Coordinator
2 18 (15.52%) Project Coordinator
3 15 (12.93%) Analyst
4 10 (8.62%) Administrator
5 9 (7.76%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.90%) Project Assistant
7 6 (5.17%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Designer
8 5 (4.31%) Junior
8 5 (4.31%) Marketing Manager
8 5 (4.31%) UX Designer
9 4 (3.45%) Operations Manager
9 4 (3.45%) Project Administrator
10 3 (2.59%) Author
10 3 (2.59%) Data Administrator
10 3 (2.59%) PMO Coordinator
10 3 (2.59%) Project Planner
10 3 (2.59%) Senior Manager
10 3 (2.59%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (2.59%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (0.86%) Keras
2 1 (0.86%) scikit-learn
2 1 (0.86%) TensorFlow
2 1 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.52%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (9.48%) Management Information System
4 9 (7.76%) Social Media
5 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.17%) User Experience
7 5 (4.31%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.72%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.86%) iSeries
9 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.86%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.55%) Project Management
1 25 (21.55%) Workflow
2 15 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.07%) Customer-Centricity
4 13 (11.21%) PRINCE2
5 11 (9.48%) Change Control
6 10 (8.62%) Mathematics
6 10 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (7.76%) Project Planning
8 8 (6.90%) Business Forecasting
8 8 (6.90%) CRM
8 8 (6.90%) Economics
9 7 (6.03%) Planning and Forecasting
10 6 (5.17%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (5.17%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (5.17%) Programme Management
10 6 (5.17%) SEO
10 6 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.17%) Statistics
10 6 (5.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.31%) SQL
2 1 (0.86%) C
2 1 (0.86%) C++
2 1 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (22.41%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) ACCA
3 3 (2.59%) CIMA
4 2 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.72%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.72%) MBA
4 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.86%) HNC
5 1 (0.86%) ISEB
5 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.52%) PMO
2 6 (5.17%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.45%) SLA
4 2 (1.72%) GDPR
5 1 (0.86%) IFRS
5 1 (0.86%) P3O
5 1 (0.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.21%) Oracle
3 10 (8.62%) Adobe
4 5 (4.31%) SAP
5 4 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.45%) Tableau
6 3 (2.59%) Facebook
6 3 (2.59%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.59%) Twitter
7 2 (1.72%) Citrix
7 2 (1.72%) HP
8 1 (0.86%) Cramer
8 1 (0.86%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.86%) Huawei
8 1 (0.86%) Lotus
8 1 (0.86%) Niku
8 1 (0.86%) Nortel
8 1 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.86%) Remedy
8 1 (0.86%) ServiceNow