Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 54 115
Rank change year-on-year -19 +61 -45
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 107 119 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.72% 3.14% 1.45%
As % of the Applications category 24.83% 24.14% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 18
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -1.89% +1.92%
10th Percentile £113 £103 £134
90th Percentile £498 £450 £448
South East median daily rate £350 £348 £338
% change year-on-year +0.72% +2.81% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.39% +12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £12.60 £15.20 £13.00
90th Percentile £14.30 £101.80 £20.42
South East median hourly rate £11.25 £17.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year -35.71% -10.76% +58.79%

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 431 493 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 10.95% 13.03% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 168 240
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £316 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.58% -2.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £141 £164 £155
90th Percentile £501 £471 £450
South East median daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 64 74
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £13.75 £12.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +8.70% -19.89%
10th Percentile £11.38 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.25 £30.00 £21.08
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +3.45%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -23 41 £250 -18.37% 3
Bracknell +7 13 £122 -8.11% 1
Maidenhead -3 7 £275 -15.38%
Slough +1 6 £286 -36.39% 1
Newbury -12 5 £501 -
Wokingham -1 3 - - 2
Microsoft PowerPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 81 (75.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (42.06%) Microsoft
3 42 (39.25%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (39.25%) Telecoms
4 38 (35.51%) Finance
5 25 (23.36%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (22.43%) Mandarin Language
7 23 (21.50%) Degree
8 20 (18.69%) Project Management
9 19 (17.76%) Cloud Computing
10 18 (16.82%) Workflow
11 17 (15.89%) Marketing
11 17 (15.89%) Customer-Centricity
12 16 (14.95%) Self-Motivation
12 16 (14.95%) SharePoint
13 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (12.15%) MS Visio
15 12 (11.21%) Social Media
15 12 (11.21%) Tableau
16 11 (10.28%) PMO
16 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Project
17 10 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
18 9 (8.41%) Network Architecture
18 9 (8.41%) VoLTE
18 9 (8.41%) 3G
18 9 (8.41%) SEO
18 9 (8.41%) Adobe
19 8 (7.48%) Adobe Illustrator
19 8 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
19 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2

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 16 (14.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.80%) Marvel
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 81 (75.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (39.25%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (12.15%) MS Visio
4 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (7.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (7.48%) Photoshop
6 4 (3.74%) Acrobat
7 3 (2.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (2.80%) InDesign
7 3 (2.80%) InVision
8 2 (1.87%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) 3G
1 9 (8.41%) VoLTE
2 5 (4.67%) VoWiFi
3 4 (3.74%) 4G
4 1 (0.93%) CTI
4 1 (0.93%) Intranet
4 1 (0.93%) LAN
4 1 (0.93%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.93%) WAN
4 1 (0.93%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.74%) Power BI
2 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) JIRA
General
1 42 (39.25%) Telecoms
2 38 (35.51%) Finance
3 24 (22.43%) Mandarin Language
4 17 (15.89%) Marketing
5 7 (6.54%) Multimedia
6 5 (4.67%) Legal
7 3 (2.80%) Advertising
7 3 (2.80%) Billing
7 3 (2.80%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.87%) French Language
8 2 (1.87%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.87%) German Language
9 1 (0.93%) Games
9 1 (0.93%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.93%) Law
9 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (15.89%) Coordinator
2 13 (12.15%) Project Coordinator
3 12 (11.21%) Analyst
4 11 (10.28%) Project Assistant
5 9 (8.41%) Administrator
5 9 (8.41%) Network Specialist
5 9 (8.41%) Performance Specialist
6 7 (6.54%) Consultant
6 7 (6.54%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.61%) Commercial Consultant
7 6 (5.61%) Transformation Consultant
8 5 (4.67%) IT Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Senior Manager
9 4 (3.74%) Senior PMO
10 3 (2.80%) Designer
10 3 (2.80%) MI Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) MI Reporting Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) PMO Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) EDI
1 1 (0.93%) HTML
1 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.36%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.95%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (11.21%) Social Media
4 8 (7.48%) User Experience
5 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.80%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.80%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.87%) Video Editing
7 2 (1.87%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.93%) iSeries
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.69%) Project Management
2 18 (16.82%) Workflow
3 17 (15.89%) Customer-Centricity
4 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (8.41%) Network Architecture
6 9 (8.41%) SEO
7 8 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2
8 7 (6.54%) E-Commerce
8 7 (6.54%) Infographics
8 7 (6.54%) Mathematics
9 6 (5.61%) Change Control
9 6 (5.61%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (5.61%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (5.61%) Economics
9 6 (5.61%) Planning and Forecasting
9 6 (5.61%) Project Planning
9 6 (5.61%) Visualisation
10 5 (4.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (21.50%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) ISEB
3 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.93%) ACCA
4 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PMP
4 1 (0.93%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.28%) PMO
2 2 (1.87%) GDPR
2 2 (1.87%) IFRS
3 1 (0.93%) COBIT
3 1 (0.93%) P3O
3 1 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) HP ALM
1 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (42.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.21%) Tableau
3 9 (8.41%) Adobe
4 6 (5.61%) Facebook
4 6 (5.61%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (5.61%) Twitter
5 5 (4.67%) SAP
6 4 (3.74%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (3.74%) Oracle
7 2 (1.87%) HP
8 1 (0.93%) Ariba
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix
8 1 (0.93%) Cognos
8 1 (0.93%) Concur
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) Lotus
8 1 (0.93%) Niku
8 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow