Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 66 40
Rank change year-on-year -8 -26 +49
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 111 116 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.65% 2.93% 3.95%
As % of the Applications category 25.23% 25.05% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 41
Berkshire median daily rate £275 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% -11.54% -13.33%
10th Percentile £120 £113 £123
90th Percentile £402 £500 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £31.50 £16.00 £48.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.88% -66.67% +144.77%
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.80 £22.40
90th Percentile £63.75 £22.90 £108.40
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £10.13 £16.88
% change year-on-year +62.96% -40.00% -25.00%

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 440 463 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 10.51% 11.69% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 193 162
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -1.52%
10th Percentile £154 £125 £125
90th Percentile £500 £493 £488
South East median daily rate £355 £373 £350
% change year-on-year -4.83% +6.57% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 32 70
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.14% +25.00% +5.66%
10th Percentile £13.05 £11.28 £9.25
90th Percentile £84.20 £27.70 £39.00
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -4.76%

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 -9 39 £120 -70.00% 7
Maidenhead +10 6 £309 -33.14%
Slough -3 5 £400 +116.22% 1
Newbury -8 4 - - 1
Bracknell -14 3 £375 +206.12% 2
Wokingham -4 1 £363 -36.96%
Windsor - 1 £280 -
Microsoft PowerPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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.

1 103 (92.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 53 (47.75%) Telecoms
3 47 (42.34%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 33 (29.73%) Microsoft Office
6 31 (27.93%) Finance
7 29 (26.13%) Microsoft Project
8 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (22.52%) MS Visio
10 23 (20.72%) PRINCE2
10 23 (20.72%) Self-Motivation
11 18 (16.22%) JIRA
12 17 (15.32%) Dependency Management
12 17 (15.32%) SharePoint
12 17 (15.32%) Project Management
12 17 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (11.71%) Workflow
13 13 (11.71%) Marketing
13 13 (11.71%) Time Management
13 13 (11.71%) Decision-Making
14 12 (10.81%) PMI Certification
15 11 (9.91%) PMI
15 11 (9.91%) Degree
15 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Identification
16 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared
16 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
16 10 (9.01%) Radio Access Network
16 10 (9.01%) Data Analysis
16 10 (9.01%) Management Information System
16 10 (9.01%) ACCA

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 17 (15.32%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.21%) Confluence
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.80%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 103 (92.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (29.73%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (26.13%) Microsoft Project
4 25 (22.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.90%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.90%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.80%) HFM
2 2 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) Office 365
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.80%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.90%) Google Docs
4 1 (0.90%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.90%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.01%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (5.41%) 4G
2 6 (5.41%) 5G
3 3 (2.70%) Internet
3 3 (2.70%) Skype
4 2 (1.80%) Broadband
4 2 (1.80%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.80%) VPN
4 2 (1.80%) WebEx
4 2 (1.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) Data Mining
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle Smart View
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) JIRA
General
1 53 (47.75%) Telecoms
2 31 (27.93%) Finance
3 13 (11.71%) Marketing
4 9 (8.11%) Mandarin Language
5 5 (4.50%) General Ledger
6 4 (3.60%) Legal
7 2 (1.80%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (28.83%) Analyst
2 25 (22.52%) Coordinator
3 16 (14.41%) Project Coordinator
4 11 (9.91%) Project Planner
5 8 (7.21%) Data Analyst
5 8 (7.21%) Financial Analyst
5 8 (7.21%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.31%) Programme Coordinator
7 5 (4.50%) Build Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Junior
8 4 (3.60%) Junior Project Coordinator
8 4 (3.60%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (3.60%) Risk Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.70%) Applications Project Manager
9 3 (2.70%) HR Analyst
9 3 (2.70%) Marketing Analyst
9 3 (2.70%) PMO Coordinator
9 3 (2.70%) SharePoint Specialist
9 3 (2.70%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (42.34%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (20.72%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (9.91%) PMI
4 10 (9.01%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.70%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.80%) Social Media
6 2 (1.80%) User Experience
7 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.90%) iPad
7 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.90%) PDA
7 1 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.41%) Windows
2 5 (4.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (4.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000
3 2 (1.80%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.80%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.90%) Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.72%) PRINCE2
3 17 (15.32%) Dependency Management
3 17 (15.32%) Project Management
3 17 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (11.71%) Decision-Making
4 13 (11.71%) Time Management
4 13 (11.71%) Workflow
5 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Identification
6 10 (9.01%) Data Analysis
7 9 (8.11%) Information Management
7 9 (8.11%) Logistics
7 9 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (5.41%) ITIL
9 5 (4.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 5 (4.50%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.60%) Acceptance Criteria
10 4 (3.60%) Customer Acquisition
10 4 (3.60%) Quantitative Research
10 4 (3.60%) Storytelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.60%) C
2 2 (1.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) PMI Certification
2 11 (9.91%) Degree
3 10 (9.01%) ACCA
3 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.11%) CIMA
5 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.90%) CISM
6 1 (0.90%) CISSP
6 1 (0.90%) CRISC
6 1 (0.90%) MCP
6 1 (0.90%) PMP
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) PMO
2 5 (4.50%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.70%) SLA
4 2 (1.80%) QA
5 1 (0.90%) GDPR
5 1 (0.90%) IFRS
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.80%) BitLocker
2 2 (1.80%) NDS
2 2 (1.80%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) SCCM
1 2 (1.80%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (1.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.11%) Huawei
3 8 (7.21%) Oracle
4 6 (5.41%) Atlassian
4 6 (5.41%) Samsung
5 3 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.70%) SAP
6 2 (1.80%) Adobe
6 2 (1.80%) Bomgar
6 2 (1.80%) HP
6 2 (1.80%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.80%) Lotus
6 2 (1.80%) Novell
6 2 (1.80%) Peregrine
6 2 (1.80%) Remedy
6 2 (1.80%) Workday
7 1 (0.90%) Apple
7 1 (0.90%) Apttus
7 1 (0.90%) Siebel
7 1 (0.90%) Tableau