Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 16 July 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 188 176
Rank change year-on-year -24 -12 -39
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 1,258 1,209 1,553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.33% 1.38% 1.53%
As % of the Applications category 15.62% 15.57% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 713 923
England median daily rate £380 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -2.33% -
10th Percentile £163 £182 £176
90th Percentile £569 £562 £538
UK median daily rate £375 £365 £352
% change year-on-year +2.74% +3.69% -4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 68 73
England median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -1.84% +15.35%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £38.75 £44.28 £38.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +12.82% -0.56% +13.68%

Microsoft PowerPoint is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8,056 7,765 9,518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.52% 8.88% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,833 4,572 5,723
England median daily rate £375 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% +2.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £145 £150 £155
90th Percentile £563 £550 £530
UK median daily rate £369 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +5.36% +2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 745 686 820
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.71 £43.75 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in England over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in England over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint within the England region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
London +8 613 £425 +6.25% 78
South East -30 302 £375 +7.14% 40
North of England -22 131 £300 -7.69% 39
East of England +10 72 £363 +36.79% 26
South West +21 69 £350 - 20
Midlands -57 69 £300 -20.00% 42
North West -40 61 £245 -27.94% 23
Yorkshire -6 58 £338 +8.87% 13
West Midlands -36 51 £296 -21.00% 27
East Midlands -15 17 £345 -16.36% 15
North East +4 12 £300 -14.41% 3
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 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 England region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 1,039 (82.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 516 (41.02%) Microsoft
3 458 (36.41%) Finance
4 351 (27.90%) Microsoft Office
5 345 (27.42%) Project Management
6 270 (21.46%) MS Visio
7 228 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
8 204 (16.22%) Microsoft Project
9 195 (15.50%) PMO
10 191 (15.18%) SharePoint
11 183 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
12 181 (14.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 161 (12.80%) Degree
14 150 (11.92%) Problem-Solving
15 131 (10.41%) PRINCE2
16 128 (10.17%) Change Management
17 120 (9.54%) Banking
18 113 (8.98%) Windows
19 109 (8.66%) Management Information System
20 108 (8.59%) SQL
21 105 (8.35%) ITIL
22 102 (8.11%) Marketing
23 92 (7.31%) Time Management
23 92 (7.31%) Migration
24 83 (6.60%) Analytics
25 80 (6.36%) Programme Management
26 79 (6.28%) Data Analysis
26 79 (6.28%) SAP
27 76 (6.04%) Active Directory
28 73 (5.80%) Business Analysis

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 191 (15.18%) SharePoint
2 30 (2.38%) Confluence
3 26 (2.07%) Marvel
4 25 (1.99%) Skype for Business
5 20 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 20 (1.59%) SAS
6 17 (1.35%) IIS
7 13 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (0.95%) Apache
9 11 (0.87%) Tomcat
10 10 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.72%) CMS
12 8 (0.64%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.56%) nginx
14 6 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.24%) Apache Qpid
16 3 (0.24%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1,039 (82.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 351 (27.90%) Microsoft Office
3 270 (21.46%) MS Visio
4 204 (16.22%) Microsoft Project
5 35 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 31 (2.46%) Photoshop
7 27 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 27 (2.15%) InVision
8 16 (1.27%) InDesign
9 15 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (0.79%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.16%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.16%) Blender
11 2 (0.16%) LightWave 3D
12 1 (0.079%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.079%) CATIA
12 1 (0.079%) GIMP
12 1 (0.079%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.079%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (0.48%) SimCorp Dimension
2 6 (0.48%) thinkFolio
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.40%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.32%) CA PPM
4 4 (0.32%) Infor CRM
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.24%) Primavera
5 3 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.24%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.24%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.24%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.16%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.90%) Office 365
2 27 (2.15%) OneDrive
3 15 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (0.48%) Slack
6 6 (0.48%) Trello
7 5 (0.40%) Yammer
8 3 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.24%) IaaS
8 3 (0.24%) Lucidchart
8 3 (0.24%) SaaS
8 3 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.16%) AdWords
9 2 (0.16%) PaaS
10 1 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.079%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.079%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.70%) Skype
2 23 (1.83%) Intranet
3 15 (1.19%) Internet
4 12 (0.95%) WebEx
5 9 (0.72%) SSL
6 8 (0.64%) Firewall
6 8 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.56%) 3G
7 7 (0.56%) Kerberos
7 7 (0.56%) LAN
7 7 (0.56%) SAN
7 7 (0.56%) WAN
8 6 (0.48%) 4G
8 6 (0.48%) DNS
8 6 (0.48%) VoLTE
8 6 (0.48%) VPN
9 4 (0.32%) SMS
10 3 (0.24%) DMZ
10 3 (0.24%) FTP
10 3 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 28 (2.23%) Power BI
4 26 (2.07%) SQL Server
5 23 (1.83%) Big Data
5 23 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 19 (1.51%) Spotfire
7 17 (1.35%) MS Access
8 14 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (0.95%) Data Mining
9 12 (0.95%) QlikView
10 10 (0.79%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 5 (0.40%) DB2
12 5 (0.40%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.24%) GIS
13 3 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 71 (5.64%) JIRA
2 10 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.72%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.56%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.48%) GitLab
6 5 (0.40%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.40%) Maven
6 5 (0.40%) Subversion
7 4 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.32%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.16%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.16%) Toad
10 1 (0.079%) Ant
10 1 (0.079%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.079%) FishEye
10 1 (0.079%) MSI
10 1 (0.079%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.079%) Zephyr
General
1 458 (36.41%) Finance
2 120 (9.54%) Banking
3 102 (8.11%) Marketing
4 69 (5.48%) Telecoms
5 52 (4.13%) Legal
6 45 (3.58%) Retail
7 37 (2.94%) Investment Banking
8 33 (2.62%) Law
9 24 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 21 (1.67%) Mandarin Language
11 15 (1.19%) Billing
12 14 (1.11%) Advertising
12 14 (1.11%) Financial Institution
12 14 (1.11%) Front Office
13 13 (1.03%) Multimedia
14 12 (0.95%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.95%) Military
15 10 (0.79%) Back Office
15 10 (0.79%) French Language
15 10 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 409 (32.51%) Analyst
2 134 (10.65%) Project Manager
3 130 (10.33%) Business Analyst
4 83 (6.60%) Data Analyst
5 75 (5.96%) Coordinator
6 58 (4.61%) Administrator
7 56 (4.45%) Consultant
8 54 (4.29%) Project Coordinator
9 42 (3.34%) Designer
10 40 (3.18%) Developer
10 40 (3.18%) Trainer
11 36 (2.86%) PMO Analyst
12 35 (2.78%) Service Analyst
13 34 (2.70%) Support Officer
14 31 (2.46%) UX Designer
15 29 (2.31%) 2nd Line Support
16 26 (2.07%) Support Analyst
17 25 (1.99%) Change Manager
17 25 (1.99%) Project Analyst
17 25 (1.99%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (1.75%) HTML
2 13 (1.03%) LDAP
3 11 (0.87%) SailPoint
3 11 (0.87%) XML
4 9 (0.72%) REST
5 8 (0.64%) .NET
5 8 (0.64%) CSS
5 8 (0.64%) SAML
6 7 (0.56%) COM
6 7 (0.56%) OAuth
6 7 (0.56%) SPNEGO
6 7 (0.56%) WCF
6 7 (0.56%) Web Services
6 7 (0.56%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 6 (0.48%) AngularJS
7 6 (0.48%) OAuth2
7 6 (0.48%) SOAP
8 5 (0.40%) Django
8 5 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (0.32%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 228 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (8.66%) Management Information System
3 53 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
4 44 (3.50%) User Experience
5 37 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 23 (1.83%) Virtual Team
7 21 (1.67%) Social Media
8 20 (1.59%) FMCG
9 14 (1.11%) Blackberry
9 14 (1.11%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.03%) CMDB
11 11 (0.87%) NHS
11 11 (0.87%) PMI
12 10 (0.79%) Digital Media
12 10 (0.79%) e-Learning
12 10 (0.79%) Fixed Income
12 10 (0.79%) Video Editing
13 9 (0.72%) iPad
13 9 (0.72%) iPhone
13 9 (0.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 113 (8.98%) Windows
2 58 (4.61%) Windows 10
3 42 (3.34%) Windows 7
4 17 (1.35%) Linux
5 16 (1.27%) Unix
6 15 (1.19%) Android
7 13 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.48%) Solaris
8 6 (0.48%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.40%) zOS
10 4 (0.32%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.079%) AIX
13 1 (0.079%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.079%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (27.42%) Project Management
2 183 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (14.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 150 (11.92%) Problem-Solving
5 131 (10.41%) PRINCE2
6 128 (10.17%) Change Management
7 105 (8.35%) ITIL
8 92 (7.31%) Migration
8 92 (7.31%) Time Management
9 83 (6.60%) Analytics
10 80 (6.36%) Programme Management
11 79 (6.28%) Data Analysis
12 73 (5.80%) Business Analysis
13 67 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
14 65 (5.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 57 (4.53%) ERP
16 54 (4.29%) Process Improvement
16 54 (4.29%) Project Planning
17 53 (4.21%) Workflow
18 51 (4.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 108 (8.59%) SQL
2 22 (1.75%) Python
3 20 (1.59%) C
4 19 (1.51%) VBA
5 16 (1.27%) Java
6 15 (1.19%) C++
7 12 (0.95%) VB
8 11 (0.87%) T-SQL
9 9 (0.72%) C#
10 8 (0.64%) JavaScript
11 7 (0.56%) R
12 5 (0.40%) XPath
12 5 (0.40%) XQuery
13 4 (0.32%) Perl
14 3 (0.24%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.16%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.16%) Lua
15 2 (0.16%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.16%) PHP
16 1 (0.079%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 161 (12.80%) Degree
2 54 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.62%) PMP
4 29 (2.31%) SC Cleared
5 27 (2.15%) PMI Certification
6 15 (1.19%) APMP
7 14 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 14 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (1.03%) Master's Degree
9 12 (0.95%) CIPD
10 11 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
10 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 8 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (0.56%) ISEB
14 6 (0.48%) ACCA
14 6 (0.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (15.50%) PMO
2 56 (4.45%) Data Quality
3 45 (3.58%) GDPR
4 41 (3.26%) SLA
5 24 (1.91%) QA
6 19 (1.51%) CDISC
7 13 (1.03%) Def Stans
8 12 (0.95%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.48%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.24%) ISO 22301
11 3 (0.24%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.24%) MiFID
11 3 (0.24%) P3O
12 2 (0.16%) Basel II
12 2 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.16%) IFRS
13 1 (0.079%) COBIT
13 1 (0.079%) GxP
System Software
1 76 (6.04%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.24%) Docker
3 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.16%) XenApp
5 1 (0.079%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.079%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.079%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.079%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
2 9 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.64%) SCCM
4 7 (0.56%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.32%) Ansible
5 4 (0.32%) MIIS
6 3 (0.24%) Nagios
6 3 (0.24%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.24%) Puppet
7 2 (0.16%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.16%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.079%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.079%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.079%) PingFederate
8 1 (0.079%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.079%) vRealize
Vendors
1 516 (41.02%) Microsoft
2 79 (6.28%) SAP
3 62 (4.93%) Tableau
4 61 (4.85%) Adobe
5 49 (3.90%) Oracle
6 30 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (2.23%) ServiceNow
8 26 (2.07%) Cognos
9 23 (1.83%) Citrix
10 21 (1.67%) Remedy
10 21 (1.67%) Workday
11 17 (1.35%) Google
12 14 (1.11%) BMC
12 14 (1.11%) VMware
13 12 (0.95%) Apple
13 12 (0.95%) Cisco
14 11 (0.87%) HP
14 11 (0.87%) iManage
14 11 (0.87%) Kronos
15 10 (0.79%) CA