Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 82 66
Rank change year-on-year +40 -16 +21
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 162 101 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.94% 2.35% 2.56%
As % of the Applications category 33.89% 20.16% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 58
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +1.96%
10th Percentile £153 £109 £154
90th Percentile £436 £578 £500
South East median daily rate £330 £325 £344
% change year-on-year +1.54% -5.45% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +46.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £16.80 £16.40 £13.70
90th Percentile £43.60 £32.13 £16.40
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £21.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year -8.05% +50.00% +7.41%

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 478 501 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.64% 11.65% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 193 267
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - -8.40%
10th Percentile £122 £163 £153
90th Percentile £489 £485 £454
South East median daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +7.81% -1.54% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 66 53
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.85 £24.30 £21.55
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.38 £15.05
% change year-on-year -5.34% +8.80% +5.39%

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 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +26 67 £363 +45.00% 1
Maidenhead +13 21 £300 +51.52%
Newbury -1 8 £370 +111.43%
Bracknell -4 8 £155 -73.33%
Wokingham - 6 £263 -
Slough -3 4 £263 -25.00%
Microsoft PowerPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 124 (76.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 70 (43.21%) Microsoft
3 62 (38.27%) Microsoft Office
3 62 (38.27%) Telecoms
4 55 (33.95%) Finance
5 45 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (25.31%) Degree
7 33 (20.37%) Project Management
8 27 (16.67%) MS Visio
9 25 (15.43%) SharePoint
10 24 (14.81%) Management Information System
11 23 (14.20%) Mandarin Language
11 23 (14.20%) Marketing
11 23 (14.20%) Customer-Centricity
12 21 (12.96%) Cloud Computing
13 20 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (10.49%) Workflow
14 17 (10.49%) Microsoft Project
15 16 (9.88%) ITIL
16 14 (8.64%) Remedy
16 14 (8.64%) PMO
17 13 (8.02%) PRINCE2
18 12 (7.41%) PMP
18 12 (7.41%) Social Media
19 11 (6.79%) Office 365
19 11 (6.79%) SAP
20 10 (6.17%) Oracle
20 10 (6.17%) ACCA
20 10 (6.17%) CIMA
20 10 (6.17%) Analytics

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 25 (15.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.32%) SAS
3 2 (1.23%) CMS
3 2 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 124 (76.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 62 (38.27%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 17 (10.49%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (5.56%) Adobe Captivate
6 8 (4.94%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (4.94%) Photoshop
7 4 (2.47%) Maya
7 4 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.62%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 2 (1.23%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.23%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.23%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.96%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (6.79%) Office 365
3 2 (1.23%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.23%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.09%) Intranet
1 5 (3.09%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.23%) Skype
3 1 (0.62%) 4G
3 1 (0.62%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.85%) Power BI
3 1 (0.62%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.62%) Essbase
3 1 (0.62%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.62%) GIS
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Smart View
3 1 (0.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 62 (38.27%) Telecoms
2 55 (33.95%) Finance
3 23 (14.20%) Mandarin Language
3 23 (14.20%) Marketing
4 7 (4.32%) Legal
5 6 (3.70%) Banking
5 6 (3.70%) Multimedia
5 6 (3.70%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.09%) Back Office
6 5 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.85%) Advertising
7 3 (1.85%) Retail
8 2 (1.23%) Billing
8 2 (1.23%) Digital Economy
8 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.62%) Games
9 1 (0.62%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (25.31%) Analyst
2 21 (12.96%) Coordinator
3 18 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
4 9 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
4 9 (5.56%) Developer
5 8 (4.94%) Architect
5 8 (4.94%) Financial Analyst
5 8 (4.94%) Process Analyst
5 8 (4.94%) Project Manager
5 8 (4.94%) Service Analyst
5 8 (4.94%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (4.32%) Project Assistant
6 7 (4.32%) Report Analyst
6 7 (4.32%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (4.32%) Technical Services Analyst
7 6 (3.70%) Consultant
7 6 (3.70%) Digital Architect
7 6 (3.70%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 6 (3.70%) Programme Manager
7 6 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.70%) RESTful
1 6 (3.70%) WebCenter
2 4 (2.47%) Flash
3 2 (1.23%) EDI
3 2 (1.23%) HTML
3 2 (1.23%) Web Services
4 1 (0.62%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 45 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.41%) Social Media
4 9 (5.56%) e-Learning
4 9 (5.56%) Learning Management System
5 8 (4.94%) Video Editing
6 6 (3.70%) Credit Risk
7 5 (3.09%) Replication
8 3 (1.85%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.85%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.23%) CESG
9 2 (1.23%) CMDB
9 2 (1.23%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.62%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.37%) Project Management
2 23 (14.20%) Customer-Centricity
3 20 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.49%) Workflow
5 16 (9.88%) ITIL
6 13 (8.02%) PRINCE2
7 10 (6.17%) Analytics
8 9 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (5.56%) Change Control
8 9 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.56%) Contract Management
8 9 (5.56%) Facilities Management
8 9 (5.56%) ITSM
8 9 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 9 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.56%) Supplier Management
9 8 (4.94%) Infographics
9 8 (4.94%) Service Management
10 7 (4.32%) Scrum
10 7 (4.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.47%) SQL
2 2 (1.23%) Java
2 2 (1.23%) PHP
2 2 (1.23%) VBA
3 1 (0.62%) C
3 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (25.31%) Degree
2 12 (7.41%) PMP
3 10 (6.17%) ACCA
3 10 (6.17%) CIMA
4 7 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.70%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (3.70%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.23%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.62%) HNC
9 1 (0.62%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.64%) PMO
2 8 (4.94%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.70%) Basel II
3 6 (3.70%) IFRS
3 6 (3.70%) IFRS 9
4 5 (3.09%) GDPR
5 3 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.85%) SLA
6 2 (1.23%) COBIT
6 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.62%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.62%) QA
7 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 70 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.64%) Remedy
3 11 (6.79%) SAP
4 10 (6.17%) Oracle
5 9 (5.56%) Adobe
6 8 (4.94%) Facebook
6 8 (4.94%) Twitter
7 5 (3.09%) Tableau
8 4 (2.47%) Amdocs
8 4 (2.47%) Ericsson
8 4 (2.47%) Nokia
8 4 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.23%) Ariba
9 2 (1.23%) Cognos
9 2 (1.23%) Concur
9 2 (1.23%) Google
9 2 (1.23%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.23%) Workday
10 1 (0.62%) BT
10 1 (0.62%) Progress