Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 94 98 139
Rank change year-on-year +4 +41 +2
Contract jobs citing Presentation Skills 88 23 95
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.42% 1.28% 1.51%
As % of the General category 3.99% 2.11% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 16 50
10th Percentile £327 £288 £249
25th Percentile £425 £334 £430
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -5.21%
75th Percentile £600 £603 £580
90th Percentile £700 £625 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £519 £500
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £31.00 " £48.50
Median hourly rate £32.00 - £52.00
75th Percentile £33.00 " £55.50
90th Percentile " " "
Central London median hourly rate £50.00 - £22.93

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 2,206 1,088 3,603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 60.77% 60.58% 57.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,610 762 2,776
10th Percentile £363 £306 £313
25th Percentile £463 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £516 £514
Median % change year-on-year +8.96% +0.39% -2.05%
75th Percentile £675 £603 £606
90th Percentile £750 £688 £681
Central London median daily rate £550 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 38
10th Percentile £8.00 £13.43 £11.25
25th Percentile £16.63 £17.00 £12.76
Median hourly rate £25.50 £23.00 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +10.87% +24.32% -1.07%
75th Percentile £34.69 £40.94 £21.18
90th Percentile £42.30 £51.08 £29.97
Central London median hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +15.00% +6.95%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 48 (54.55%) Social Skills
2 40 (45.45%) Finance
3 30 (34.09%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (32.95%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (30.68%) Analytics
7 26 (29.55%) Degree
8 24 (27.27%) Python
8 24 (27.27%) Decision-Making
9 23 (26.14%) SQL
9 23 (26.14%) Visualisation
10 22 (25.00%) Data Analysis
10 22 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 22 (25.00%) Data Science
11 21 (23.86%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (23.86%) Marketing
12 20 (22.73%) Statistics
12 20 (22.73%) Mathematics
12 20 (22.73%) R
12 20 (22.73%) Machine Learning
12 20 (22.73%) CRM
12 20 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (22.73%) Salesforce.com
12 20 (22.73%) Asset Management
12 20 (22.73%) Project Management
12 20 (22.73%) Algorithms
13 19 (21.59%) Bayesian Methods
13 19 (21.59%) Data Sharing
13 19 (21.59%) Digital Analytics
13 19 (21.59%) Investment 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 17 (19.32%) Jupyter
2 2 (2.27%) CMS
2 2 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.14%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 22 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (21.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.14%) Chatbot
5 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.14%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.14%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.14%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.77%) Azure
2 6 (6.82%) AWS
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (3.41%) Power Platform
3 3 (3.41%) SaaS
4 2 (2.27%) IaaS
4 2 (2.27%) PaaS
5 1 (1.14%) Azure App Service
5 1 (1.14%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.14%) GCP
5 1 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) WAN
1 4 (4.55%) WebEx
2 3 (3.41%) LAN
3 2 (2.27%) Firewall
3 2 (2.27%) Network Security
3 2 (2.27%) SD-WAN
4 1 (1.14%) ADSL
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (1.14%) NAS
4 1 (1.14%) Skype
4 1 (1.14%) VoIP
4 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.86%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (19.32%) QlikView
3 3 (3.41%) Power BI
3 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.41%) Tableau
4 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.27%) Metadata
4 2 (2.27%) MySQL
4 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.14%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.14%) GIS
5 1 (1.14%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.14%) OLAP
5 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.14%) QGIS
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.14%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) JIRA
2 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.27%) JUnit
3 2 (2.27%) Mockito
3 2 (2.27%) Robot Framework
3 2 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (54.55%) Social Skills
2 40 (45.45%) Finance
3 29 (32.95%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (23.86%) Marketing
5 6 (6.82%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (5.68%) Influencing Skills
6 5 (5.68%) Law
6 5 (5.68%) Legal
6 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.41%) Banking
7 3 (3.41%) Front Office
7 3 (3.41%) Retail
8 1 (1.14%) Back Office
8 1 (1.14%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.14%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Data Scientist
2 15 (17.05%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.23%) Analyst
4 6 (6.82%) Architect
5 4 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 4 (4.55%) Consultant
5 4 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 4 (4.55%) Programme Manager
6 3 (3.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (3.41%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.41%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.27%) Azure Architect
7 2 (2.27%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (2.27%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (2.27%) Network Architect
7 2 (2.27%) PMO Lead
7 2 (2.27%) Programme Controller
7 2 (2.27%) SAP Manager
7 2 (2.27%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (2.27%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.32%) D3.js
1 17 (19.32%) Shiny
2 3 (3.41%) .NET
2 3 (3.41%) Node.js
2 3 (3.41%) RESTful
3 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.27%) Kafka
3 2 (2.27%) React
3 2 (2.27%) Spring
3 2 (2.27%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.14%) CSS
4 1 (1.14%) HTML
4 1 (1.14%) MDX
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.14%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) Algorithms
2 18 (20.45%) Management Information System
2 18 (20.45%) Social Media
3 3 (3.41%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.14%) BYOD
5 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (1.14%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) Android
2 3 (3.41%) Mac OS
2 3 (3.41%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.14%) Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.68%) Analytics
4 24 (27.27%) Decision-Making
5 23 (26.14%) Visualisation
6 22 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 22 (25.00%) Data Science
7 20 (22.73%) Asset Management
7 20 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (22.73%) CRM
7 20 (22.73%) Machine Learning
7 20 (22.73%) Mathematics
7 20 (22.73%) Project Management
7 20 (22.73%) Statistics
8 19 (21.59%) Bayesian Methods
8 19 (21.59%) Data Sharing
8 19 (21.59%) Digital Analytics
8 19 (21.59%) Investment Management
9 18 (20.45%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.27%) Python
2 23 (26.14%) SQL
3 20 (22.73%) R
4 17 (19.32%) VBA
5 3 (3.41%) Java
5 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.14%) PHP
6 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (29.55%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.27%) CISSP
3 2 (2.27%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.27%) PMP
4 1 (1.14%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.14%) CCIE
4 1 (1.14%) CCNA
4 1 (1.14%) CCNP
4 1 (1.14%) CCSP
4 1 (1.14%) CEH
4 1 (1.14%) CIPD
4 1 (1.14%) CISM
4 1 (1.14%) MCT
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.14%) MOS
4 1 (1.14%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.41%) QA
3 2 (2.27%) GDPR
3 2 (2.27%) PMO
3 2 (2.27%) SLA
4 1 (1.14%) Accessibility
4 1 (1.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) Docker
2 1 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Ansible
1 1 (1.14%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.14%) Mesos
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.14%) Packer
1 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Salesforce.com
2 18 (20.45%) Alteryx
3 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.41%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (3.41%) Cisco
5 2 (2.27%) Google
5 2 (2.27%) HP
5 2 (2.27%) hybris
5 2 (2.27%) Meraki
5 2 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe
6 1 (1.14%) Apple
6 1 (1.14%) Citrix
6 1 (1.14%) Dell
6 1 (1.14%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.14%) IBM
6 1 (1.14%) Informatica
6 1 (1.14%) Lotus
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle
6 1 (1.14%) Palo Alto