Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 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
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 76 53
Rank change year-on-year -18 -23 +30
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 56 111 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.83% 2.67% 3.62%
As % of the Applications category 15.69% 22.56% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 33
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.81% +21.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £158 £135 £129
90th Percentile £443 £688 £400
South East median daily rate £318 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -25.29% +30.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.29 £22.65 £26.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.74% -14.93% +102.47%
South East median hourly rate £12.29 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -35.32% -5.00% +14.29%

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 357 492 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.64% 11.82% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 203 170
Berkshire median daily rate £275 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +15.38% +6.91%
10th Percentile £120 £175 £134
90th Percentile £457 £510 £502
South East median daily rate £325 £375 £349
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.45% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 40
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% +33.04%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £82.50 £31.00 £36.07
South East median hourly rate £17.08 £16.00 £16.62
% change year-on-year +6.75% -3.70% +10.77%

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020. 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 -15 33 £313 -12.46% 4
Newbury -8 7 - -
Bracknell +31 3 £240 - 3
Windsor - 2 £243 -
Slough +3 1 £475 +26.67% 1
Microsoft PowerPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 49 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (41.07%) Microsoft Project
2 23 (41.07%) Telecoms
3 22 (39.29%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 17 (30.36%) Finance
5 15 (26.79%) MS Visio
6 13 (23.21%) PMO
7 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 11 (19.64%) Radio Access Network
9 10 (17.86%) Workflow
10 9 (16.07%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (14.29%) Project Management
11 8 (14.29%) Degree
12 7 (12.50%) Mandarin Language
12 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (10.71%) Migration
13 6 (10.71%) ITIL
13 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
13 6 (10.71%) Time Management
13 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
14 5 (8.93%) Marketing
14 5 (8.93%) Remedy
14 5 (8.93%) Internet
14 5 (8.93%) Adobe
14 5 (8.93%) Change Management
15 4 (7.14%) Service Management
15 4 (7.14%) Wireless

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 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 49 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (41.07%) Microsoft Project
3 22 (39.29%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (26.79%) MS Visio
5 3 (5.36%) Acrobat
6 2 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (1.79%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Power Platform
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.57%) SurveyMonkey
3 1 (1.79%) Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (8.93%) Internet
3 4 (7.14%) 5G
3 4 (7.14%) Wireless
4 3 (5.36%) 4G
4 3 (5.36%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (5.36%) VPN
4 3 (5.36%) WebEx
5 2 (3.57%) LTE
6 1 (1.79%) Firewall
6 1 (1.79%) MPLS
6 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) Power BI
2 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
General
1 23 (41.07%) Telecoms
2 17 (30.36%) Finance
3 7 (12.50%) Mandarin Language
4 5 (8.93%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Automotive
5 1 (1.79%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Coordinator
3 8 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
4 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Change Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Programme Coordinator
6 3 (5.36%) Programme Planner
6 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Campaign Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Deployment Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Designer
7 2 (3.57%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.57%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (3.57%) IT Support
7 2 (3.57%) Network Planner
7 2 (3.57%) Project Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) CSS
1 1 (1.79%) Flash
1 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (16.07%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.36%) PDA
3 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
1 3 (5.36%) Windows 2000
1 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
1 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
1 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (5.36%) Windows Vista
1 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Workflow
2 8 (14.29%) Project Management
3 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
4 6 (10.71%) ITIL
4 6 (10.71%) Migration
4 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 6 (10.71%) Time Management
5 5 (8.93%) Change Management
6 4 (7.14%) Data Entry
6 4 (7.14%) Dependency Management
6 4 (7.14%) Project Delivery
6 4 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (7.14%) Service Management
6 4 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Decision-Making
7 3 (5.36%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (5.36%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.36%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.79%) SQL
1 1 (1.79%) VB
1 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.57%) PMP
2 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) CBAP
3 1 (1.79%) IIBA
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) PMO
2 2 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) ServiceCenter
1 3 (5.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Adobe
2 5 (8.93%) Remedy
3 3 (5.36%) Bomgar
3 3 (5.36%) HP
3 3 (5.36%) Peregrine
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) Niku
5 1 (1.79%) Splunk