Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 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
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 111 100 144
Rank change year-on-year -11 +44 +19
Contract jobs citing Presentation Skills 78 33 62
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.94% 1.56% 1.27%
As % of the General category 3.39% 2.62% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 24 44
10th Percentile £401 £429 £209
25th Percentile £481 £463 £382
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £575 £500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% +0.76%
75th Percentile £625 £647 £588
90th Percentile £725 £688 £625
Central London median daily rate £550 £575 £500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
10th Percentile £37.05 - -
25th Percentile £38.25 - £48.50
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £52.00
75th Percentile £44.75 - £55.50
90th Percentile £45.95 - -
Central London median hourly rate £41.50 - £37.47
% change year-on-year - - +63.39%

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 2,299 1,258 2,635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.27% 59.51% 53.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,754 915 2,018
10th Percentile £363 £313 £263
25th Percentile £488 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £619 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £694
Central London median daily rate £563 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 36
10th Percentile £18.56 £13.38 £12.50
25th Percentile £21.00 £16.51 £15.81
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +74.42% +14.97% -
75th Percentile £51.75 £36.69 £21.53
90th Percentile £62.35 £46.00 £28.00
Central London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £18.85
% change year-on-year +74.42% +14.06% +0.80%

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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022, 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 53 (67.95%) Social Skills
2 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (43.59%) Finance
4 20 (25.64%) Analytics
5 19 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (24.36%) Project Management
6 18 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (19.23%) Python
7 15 (19.23%) Degree
8 13 (16.67%) Azure
9 12 (15.38%) SQL
9 12 (15.38%) JIRA
9 12 (15.38%) Decision-Making
10 10 (12.82%) Data Analysis
10 10 (12.82%) Scrum
11 9 (11.54%) Migration
11 9 (11.54%) Change Management
11 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
12 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
12 8 (10.26%) Banking
12 8 (10.26%) GCP
13 7 (8.97%) Coaching
13 7 (8.97%) DevOps
13 7 (8.97%) Influencing Skills
13 7 (8.97%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 7 (8.97%) Legal
13 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (8.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 7 (8.97%) Time Management

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 4 (5.13%) Confluence
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.28%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.28%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.28%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Azure
2 8 (10.26%) GCP
3 6 (7.69%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (6.41%) AWS
4 5 (6.41%) GitHub
4 5 (6.41%) Google Analytics
4 5 (6.41%) Power Platform
5 4 (5.13%) Google Data Studio
6 3 (3.85%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.56%) OneDrive
7 2 (2.56%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.56%) Power Automate
7 2 (2.56%) PowerApps
8 1 (1.28%) AWS CodeBuild
8 1 (1.28%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (1.28%) Azure App Service
8 1 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (1.28%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) NAS
2 3 (3.85%) SAN
3 2 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.28%) DHCP
4 1 (1.28%) DNS
4 1 (1.28%) IPv6
4 1 (1.28%) NGN
4 1 (1.28%) SD-WAN
4 1 (1.28%) Skype
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) BigQuery
1 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.13%) Looker
1 4 (5.13%) Metadata
2 3 (3.85%) Big Data
2 3 (3.85%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.85%) MySQL
2 3 (3.85%) Power BI
2 3 (3.85%) Tableau
3 2 (2.56%) Data Lake
3 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.28%) GIS
4 1 (1.28%) MS Access
4 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) OLAP
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.56%) JMeter
2 2 (2.56%) Postman
2 2 (2.56%) SonarQube
2 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.28%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.28%) GitLab
3 1 (1.28%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (67.95%) Social Skills
2 34 (43.59%) Finance
3 19 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.26%) Banking
5 7 (8.97%) Influencing Skills
5 7 (8.97%) Legal
6 6 (7.69%) Financial Institution
6 6 (7.69%) Organisational Skills
7 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
8 4 (5.13%) Investment Banking
8 4 (5.13%) Public Sector
9 3 (3.85%) Marketing
9 3 (3.85%) Retail
10 1 (1.28%) Front Office
10 1 (1.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (1.28%) Law
10 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (8.97%) Project Manager
3 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Developer
4 5 (6.41%) IT Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Designer
5 4 (5.13%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Product Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Architect
6 3 (3.85%) Backup Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Change Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Consultant
6 3 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Digital Analytics Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Google Analytics Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Programme Director
6 3 (3.85%) Programme Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) .NET
1 3 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.28%) GraphQL
3 1 (1.28%) gRPC
3 1 (1.28%) HTML5
3 1 (1.28%) JSON
3 1 (1.28%) Kafka
3 1 (1.28%) MDX
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.28%) React
3 1 (1.28%) Swagger
3 1 (1.28%) Velocity
3 1 (1.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Hedge funds
2 4 (5.13%) Cloud Native
3 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.56%) Animation
4 2 (2.56%) BYOD
4 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.56%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.56%) PMI
4 2 (2.56%) Social Media
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.28%) CMDB
5 1 (1.28%) Equities
5 1 (1.28%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.28%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Windows 10
2 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.64%) Analytics
3 19 (24.36%) Project Management
4 18 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (15.38%) Decision-Making
7 10 (12.82%) Data Analysis
7 10 (12.82%) Scrum
8 9 (11.54%) Change Management
8 9 (11.54%) Migration
9 7 (8.97%) Coaching
9 7 (8.97%) DevOps
9 7 (8.97%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 7 (8.97%) Time Management
9 7 (8.97%) Visualisation
10 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
10 6 (7.69%) Programme Management
11 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
11 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) Python
2 12 (15.38%) SQL
3 6 (7.69%) R
4 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.13%) Bash
5 4 (5.13%) Java
6 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.56%) C#
8 1 (1.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.28%) Delphi
8 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.13%) PMP
2 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) GDPR
2 4 (5.13%) PMO
3 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.56%) QA
4 1 (1.28%) Accessibility
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) Docker
2 2 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Ansible
1 4 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.13%) Terraform
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (3.85%) Puppet
2 3 (3.85%) SCCM
3 2 (2.56%) Grafana
3 2 (2.56%) Kibana
3 2 (2.56%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (1.28%) Istio
4 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) Google
3 3 (3.85%) Bloomberg
3 3 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (3.85%) Cisco
3 3 (3.85%) HP
4 2 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.56%) Dell
4 2 (2.56%) Fidessa
4 2 (2.56%) Lotus
4 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.56%) Refinitiv
4 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.56%) Splunk
4 2 (2.56%) Synopsys
5 1 (1.28%) Ariba
5 1 (1.28%) Capita
5 1 (1.28%) Citrix
5 1 (1.28%) ClickTale
5 1 (1.28%) Informatica