Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Presentation Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Presentation Skills over the 6 months to 4 December 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
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 75 91
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 +52
Contract jobs citing Presentation Skills 61 20 87
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.38% 1.49% 2.26%
As % of the General category 4.45% 3.20% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 38
10th Percentile £258 £296 £279
25th Percentile £466 £327 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £383 £455
Median % change year-on-year +30.72% -15.93% +7.06%
75th Percentile £583 £444 £523
90th Percentile £640 £452 £575
England median daily rate £538 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +16.22% -2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
10th Percentile £38.50 £31.05 £15.63
25th Percentile £42.25 £32.63 "
Median hourly rate £49.00 £36.50 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year +34.25% +128.13% +14.29%
75th Percentile £56.25 £41.63 "
90th Percentile £60.30 £43.95 £38.20
England median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +194.12% -56.41%

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 East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,370 625 1,892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.56% 46.71% 49.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 344 1,115
10th Percentile £136 £182 £193
25th Percentile £288 £289 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -2.30%
75th Percentile £548 £500 £525
90th Percentile £631 £561 £600
England median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 91 153
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £10.58
25th Percentile £12.50 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -56.45% +87.88% -3.65%
75th Percentile £21.00 £47.50 £33.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £50.00 £48.95
England median hourly rate £19.20 £23.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -16.52% +22.99% +1.08%

Presentation Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Presentation Skills in the East of England

Presentation Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Presentation Skills in the East of England

Presentation Skills
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Presentation Skills in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Presentation Skills in the East of England

Presentation Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for Presentation Skills in the East of England

Presentation Skills
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Presentation Skills in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Presentation Skills in the East of England

Presentation Skills
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Presentation Skills within the East of England region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
Hertfordshire -6 32 £580 +34.88% 11
Cambridgeshire -12 14 £513 +56.01% 12
Norfolk - 7 £300 - 3
Essex -14 4 £250 -29.82% 1
Bedfordshire -16 4 - - 2
Presentation Skills
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Presentation Skills.

1 45 (73.77%) Social Skills
2 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.70%) Degree
3 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
4 20 (32.79%) Scrum
4 20 (32.79%) SC Cleared
4 20 (32.79%) Security Cleared
5 19 (31.15%) Git (software)
5 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
5 19 (31.15%) C++
6 17 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (26.23%) C#
7 16 (26.23%) .NET
7 16 (26.23%) Visual Studio
7 16 (26.23%) Windows
7 16 (26.23%) Aerospace
8 15 (24.59%) Linux
9 14 (22.95%) ActiveX
9 14 (22.95%) E-Commerce
9 14 (22.95%) Web Services
9 14 (22.95%) MFC
9 14 (22.95%) Java
9 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
9 14 (22.95%) Eclipse
9 14 (22.95%) Ethernet
9 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
9 14 (22.95%) OpenGL
9 14 (22.95%) DirectX
9 14 (22.95%) NetBeans
9 14 (22.95%) Military

Presentation Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (11.48%) Confluence
2 5 (8.20%) IBM Domino
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) FrameMaker
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Apigee
1 5 (8.20%) GCP
1 5 (8.20%) SaaS
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (1.64%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) Ethernet
1 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.56%) WAN
3 3 (4.92%) DHCP
3 3 (4.92%) DNS
3 3 (4.92%) Firewall
3 3 (4.92%) VPN
3 3 (4.92%) Wireless
4 1 (1.64%) Extranet
4 1 (1.64%) Internet
4 1 (1.64%) Intranet
4 1 (1.64%) LAN
4 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.28%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (3.28%) MySQL
2 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.23%) Visual Studio
3 14 (22.95%) Eclipse
3 14 (22.95%) NetBeans
4 7 (11.48%) JIRA
5 5 (8.20%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.64%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 45 (73.77%) Social Skills
2 16 (26.23%) Aerospace
3 14 (22.95%) Military
4 11 (18.03%) Retail
5 10 (16.39%) Organisational Skills
6 8 (13.11%) Documentation Skills
7 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (9.84%) Finance
9 5 (8.20%) Publishing
10 3 (4.92%) Marketing
11 2 (3.28%) Electronics
11 2 (3.28%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
11 2 (3.28%) Public Sector
11 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
12 1 (1.64%) Law
12 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) Analyst
2 9 (14.75%) Business Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) Architect
3 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (6.56%) Python Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Python Software Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Data Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Product Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Product Owner
5 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Agile Coach
6 2 (3.28%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Data Scientist
6 2 (3.28%) Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Digital Product Owner
6 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) .NET
2 14 (22.95%) ActiveX
2 14 (22.95%) DirectX
2 14 (22.95%) MFC
2 14 (22.95%) Node.js
2 14 (22.95%) OpenGL
2 14 (22.95%) Qt
2 14 (22.95%) Web Services
3 5 (8.20%) XML
3 5 (8.20%) XSLT
4 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.28%) Velocity
5 1 (1.64%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.84%) User Experience
4 5 (8.20%) Cloud Native
4 5 (8.20%) Data Structures
4 5 (8.20%) NHS
4 5 (8.20%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Social Media
6 1 (1.64%) W3C
6 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Scrum
3 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
4 17 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (22.95%) E-Commerce
5 14 (22.95%) Mathematics
5 14 (22.95%) Synthetic Environment
6 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
7 8 (13.11%) Acceptance Criteria
7 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
7 8 (13.11%) User Stories
8 7 (11.48%) Commercial Awareness
8 7 (11.48%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (11.48%) Project Management
9 6 (9.84%) DevOps
9 6 (9.84%) Workshop Facilitation
10 5 (8.20%) Data Engineering
10 5 (8.20%) Programme Delivery
10 5 (8.20%) Requirements Gathering
10 5 (8.20%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) C++
2 16 (26.23%) C#
3 14 (22.95%) GLSL
3 14 (22.95%) HLSL
3 14 (22.95%) Java
3 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.20%) C
4 5 (8.20%) Python
5 3 (4.92%) SQL
6 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) Degree
2 20 (32.79%) SC Cleared
2 20 (32.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) HND
4 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) CISA
5 1 (1.64%) CISM
5 1 (1.64%) CISMP
5 1 (1.64%) CISSP
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.64%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.28%) Accessibility
2 2 (3.28%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) GDPR
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.64%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Ansible
1 3 (4.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Adobe
2 5 (8.20%) Xerox
3 3 (4.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) Apple
4 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow