The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 28 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 100 96
Rank change year-on-year -22 -4  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 44 66 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.35% 1.96% 1.99%
As % of the Applications category 16.79% 21.29% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 84
Median daily rate £318 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.33% -8.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £538 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +57.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £28.80 £35.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.61 £13.25
% change year-on-year -17.13% +48.00%  

Microsoft PowerPoint is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 262 310 662
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 8.03% 9.21% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 366 742
Median daily rate £390 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £178 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 46
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +8.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.33 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the City of London

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the City of London

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in the City of London

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 68 (85.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (41.25%) Finance
3 32 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 29 (36.25%) MS Visio
5 25 (31.25%) PMO
6 20 (25.00%) Project Management
6 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
6 20 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (23.75%) SharePoint
8 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
9 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (17.50%) Programme Management
11 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
12 12 (15.00%) Change Control
13 11 (13.75%) Degree
14 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (12.50%) Banking
15 9 (11.25%) Data Analysis
15 9 (11.25%) ERP
16 8 (10.00%) Document Management
16 8 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (8.75%) Legal
17 7 (8.75%) Change Management
17 7 (8.75%) Financial Institution
17 7 (8.75%) SQL
17 7 (8.75%) Oracle
18 6 (7.50%) SLA
18 6 (7.50%) Workflow
18 6 (7.50%) Incident Management

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 19 (23.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.00%) SAS
3 2 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 68 (85.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (36.25%) MS Visio
4 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (3.75%) SPSS
5 3 (3.75%) Stata
6 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Bloomberg AIM
1 1 (1.25%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (1.25%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.25%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.25%) GitHub
1 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.25%) Google Drive
1 1 (1.25%) Slack
1 1 (1.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) MS Access
1 3 (3.75%) Power BI
2 2 (2.50%) Big Data
2 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.50%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.25%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.25%) TestLink
General
1 33 (41.25%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Financial Institution
3 7 (8.75%) Legal
4 5 (6.25%) Marketing
4 5 (6.25%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Back Office
5 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Military
6 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Billing
7 1 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.25%) French Language
7 1 (1.25%) International Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Law
7 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Analyst
2 8 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 6 (7.50%) Business Analyst
3 6 (7.50%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (7.50%) PowerPoint Specialist
3 6 (7.50%) Transformation Manager
3 6 (7.50%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 5 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 4 (5.00%) PMO Planner
6 3 (3.75%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) Junior
6 3 (3.75%) PMO Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (3.75%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Legal Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Programme Planner
7 2 (2.50%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (1.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.25%) HTML
2 1 (1.25%) Middleware
2 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) Hedge funds
3 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.00%) NHS
5 3 (3.75%) User Experience
6 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.50%) Social Media
7 1 (1.25%) EPoS
7 1 (1.25%) Fintech
7 1 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.25%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.25%) RIA
7 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.25%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.25%) Android
3 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (25.00%) Project Management
2 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (17.50%) Programme Management
4 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
5 12 (15.00%) Change Control
6 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (11.25%) Data Analysis
7 9 (11.25%) ERP
8 8 (10.00%) Document Management
8 8 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (8.75%) Change Management
10 6 (7.50%) AOP
10 6 (7.50%) Incident Management
10 6 (7.50%) Infographics
10 6 (7.50%) Resource Management
10 6 (7.50%) Statistics
10 6 (7.50%) Workflow
11 5 (6.25%) Asset Management
11 5 (6.25%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.75%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
2 2 (2.50%) R
3 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (5.00%) CAPM
3 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (31.25%) PMO
2 6 (7.50%) SLA
3 3 (3.75%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.50%) MiFID
5 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.25%) GDPR
5 1 (1.25%) P3O
5 1 (1.25%) PMBOK
5 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) iManage
4 4 (5.00%) Xerox
5 3 (3.75%) HP
5 3 (3.75%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.75%) Tableau
6 2 (2.50%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.50%) CA
6 2 (2.50%) Dell
6 2 (2.50%) IBM
6 2 (2.50%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.50%) Toshiba
7 1 (1.25%) Adobe
7 1 (1.25%) comScore
7 1 (1.25%) Facebook
7 1 (1.25%) Google
7 1 (1.25%) Planview
7 1 (1.25%) Sun
7 1 (1.25%) Twitter
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