Period
to 22 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Presentation Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Presentation Skills over the 6 months to 22 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Presentation Skills
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 108 115
Rank change year-on-year +26 +7 +35
Contract jobs citing Presentation Skills 79 38 134
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.62% 1.36% 2.08%
As % of the General category 4.40% 2.36% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 27 75
10th Percentile £383 £293 £313
25th Percentile £430 £406 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £520
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.85% -1.89%
75th Percentile £600 £587 £644
90th Percentile £700 £625 £656
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £50.00 - £19.00

Presentation Skills is in the General Skills category. The following 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 common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,795 1,613 3,918
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.61% 57.81% 60.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,271 1,168 2,967
10th Percentile £363 £300 £315
25th Percentile £463 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £503 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.45% -4.29% -
75th Percentile £651 £613 £606
90th Percentile £725 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £513
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 49
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £11.75 £13.38 £12.50
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.70 £17.66
Median % change year-on-year +22.99% +5.89% -5.56%
75th Percentile £30.58 £38.71 £26.00
90th Percentile £36.95 £49.85 £37.50
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.61%

Presentation Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Presentation Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Presentation Skills in the City of London

Presentation Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Presentation Skills in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Presentation Skills in the City of London

Presentation Skills
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Presentation Skills in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Presentation Skills in the City of London

Presentation Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Presentation Skills in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Presentation Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Presentation Skills 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 City of London region with a requirement for Presentation Skills.

1 33 (41.77%) Social Skills
2 31 (39.24%) Finance
3 30 (37.97%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (35.44%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (30.38%) Python
6 23 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (29.11%) Degree
7 22 (27.85%) Visualisation
7 22 (27.85%) Analytics
8 21 (26.58%) Marketing
9 20 (25.32%) SQL
9 20 (25.32%) R
10 19 (24.05%) Machine Learning
10 19 (24.05%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (24.05%) Data Science
11 18 (22.78%) Decision-Making
11 18 (22.78%) Management Information System
11 18 (22.78%) Statistics
11 18 (22.78%) Mathematics
11 18 (22.78%) Social Media
11 18 (22.78%) Algorithms
12 17 (21.52%) Bayesian Methods
12 17 (21.52%) Mentoring
12 17 (21.52%) Jupyter
12 17 (21.52%) Digital Analytics
12 17 (21.52%) Digital Marketing
12 17 (21.52%) Alteryx
12 17 (21.52%) Deep Learning
12 17 (21.52%) D3.js
12 17 (21.52%) QlikView

Presentation Skills
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 17 (21.52%) Jupyter
2 2 (2.53%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.27%) Confluence
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (21.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.53%) Chatbot
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.27%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) Azure
2 10 (12.66%) AWS
3 5 (6.33%) GCP
4 4 (5.06%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (3.80%) SaaS
6 2 (2.53%) Heroku
6 2 (2.53%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (2.53%) Power Platform
6 2 (2.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (2.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (1.27%) IaaS
7 1 (1.27%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) LAN
1 7 (8.86%) WAN
2 5 (6.33%) ADSL
3 4 (5.06%) WebEx
4 1 (1.27%) Firewall
4 1 (1.27%) NAS
4 1 (1.27%) Network Security
4 1 (1.27%) SAN
4 1 (1.27%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (21.52%) QlikView
2 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.80%) Tableau
3 2 (2.53%) Big Data
3 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.53%) Power BI
4 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.27%) GIS
4 1 (1.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) JIRA
2 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.53%) JUnit
3 2 (2.53%) Mockito
3 2 (2.53%) Robot Framework
3 2 (2.53%) Selenium
General
1 33 (41.77%) Social Skills
2 31 (39.24%) Finance
3 28 (35.44%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (26.58%) Marketing
5 8 (10.13%) Influencing Skills
6 6 (7.59%) Banking
7 4 (5.06%) Law
8 3 (3.80%) Front Office
9 2 (2.53%) Legal
9 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
10 1 (1.27%) Back Office
10 1 (1.27%) General Ledger
10 1 (1.27%) Police
10 1 (1.27%) Public Sector
10 1 (1.27%) Retail
10 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (22.78%) Architect
1 18 (22.78%) Data Scientist
2 9 (11.39%) Project Manager
3 6 (7.59%) Technical Architect
4 5 (6.33%) Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) Network Architect
6 3 (3.80%) Consultant
6 3 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Product Owner
6 3 (3.80%) Programme Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Azure Architect
7 2 (2.53%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.53%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft 365 Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Salesforce Architect
7 2 (2.53%) Technical Product Owner
7 2 (2.53%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) D3.js
1 17 (21.52%) Shiny
2 4 (5.06%) Node.js
3 2 (2.53%) .NET
3 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.53%) Kafka
3 2 (2.53%) RESTful
3 2 (2.53%) Spring
3 2 (2.53%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.27%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Algorithms
1 18 (22.78%) Management Information System
1 18 (22.78%) Social Media
2 2 (2.53%) Cloud Native
2 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.53%) User Experience
2 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.53%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.27%) Blog
3 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Android
1 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.53%) Mac OS
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
1 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.85%) Analytics
3 22 (27.85%) Visualisation
4 19 (24.05%) Data Science
4 19 (24.05%) Machine Learning
5 18 (22.78%) Decision-Making
5 18 (22.78%) Mathematics
5 18 (22.78%) Statistics
6 17 (21.52%) Asset Management
6 17 (21.52%) B2B
6 17 (21.52%) Bayesian Methods
6 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (21.52%) CRM
6 17 (21.52%) Data Analysis
6 17 (21.52%) Deep Learning
6 17 (21.52%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (21.52%) Investment Management
6 17 (21.52%) Mentoring
6 17 (21.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.38%) Python
2 20 (25.32%) R
2 20 (25.32%) SQL
3 17 (21.52%) VBA
4 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.53%) Java
6 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (29.11%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) SAFe Agilist
3 2 (2.53%) CISSP
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.27%) CCENT
4 1 (1.27%) CIPD
4 1 (1.27%) CISM
4 1 (1.27%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.27%) MCT
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.27%) MOS
4 1 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.27%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) GDPR
1 2 (2.53%) PMO
1 2 (2.53%) QA
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) Accessibility
2 1 (1.27%) COBIT
2 1 (1.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Terraform
2 3 (3.80%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.27%) Ansible
3 1 (1.27%) Mesos
3 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) Packer
3 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (24.05%) Salesforce.com
2 17 (21.52%) Alteryx
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.06%) Splunk
4 3 (3.80%) Google
5 2 (2.53%) hybris
5 2 (2.53%) IBM
5 2 (2.53%) SAP
6 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow