Period
to 19 November 2019

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 19 November 2019 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
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 213 188
Rank change year-on-year +12 -25 -19
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 988 1,261 1,352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.29% 1.34% 1.45%
As % of the Applications category 15.14% 15.81% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 708 808
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £206 £190 £177
90th Percentile £600 £638 £575
UK median daily rate £391 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 77 75
England median hourly rate £19.85 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.74% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £11.65
90th Percentile £54.08 £45.20 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -8.75% -2.44% +2.50%

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 6,527 7,978 8,355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.54% 8.45% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,830 4,725 5,137
England median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £145 £150 £148
90th Percentile £553 £567 £572
UK median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 626 725 685
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% -6.06%
10th Percentile £11.24 £10.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.87 £40.15 £35.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% -4.02%

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 19 November 2019.

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 19 November 2019.

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 19 November 2019. 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 -26 397 £425 -3.95% 57
South East -3 226 £363 -9.38% 36
North of England +56 140 £363 +3.57% 22
South West +35 89 £400 +29.50% 37
Midlands +35 72 £300 -7.69% 33
North West +14 69 £400 +21.21% 15
East of England +34 61 £419 +24.07% 18
West Midlands +26 49 £300 -7.69% 17
Yorkshire +39 48 £340 -12.26% 4
North East +25 23 £363 -3.33% 3
East Midlands +21 23 £375 +10.29% 15
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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.

1 853 (86.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 446 (45.14%) Microsoft
3 376 (38.06%) Microsoft Office
4 339 (34.31%) Finance
5 302 (30.57%) Project Management
6 248 (25.10%) Analytical Skills
7 197 (19.94%) SharePoint
8 186 (18.83%) MS Visio
9 182 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
10 172 (17.41%) Microsoft Project
11 166 (16.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 160 (16.19%) PMO
13 140 (14.17%) Problem-Solving
14 135 (13.66%) Change Management
15 127 (12.85%) Degree
16 118 (11.94%) Windows
16 118 (11.94%) Security Cleared
17 112 (11.34%) Office 365
17 112 (11.34%) PRINCE2
18 97 (9.82%) SC Cleared
19 93 (9.41%) Project Delivery
20 90 (9.11%) Analytics
21 87 (8.81%) Management Information System
22 86 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
23 82 (8.30%) Windows 10
23 82 (8.30%) Data Analysis
24 77 (7.79%) ITIL
24 77 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
25 75 (7.59%) SQL
26 69 (6.98%) 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
1 197 (19.94%) SharePoint
2 36 (3.64%) Skype for Business
3 35 (3.54%) Confluence
4 13 (1.32%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.21%) CMS
6 9 (0.91%) SAS
7 7 (0.71%) Drupal
7 7 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.30%) WordPress
10 2 (0.20%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.20%) Moodle
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.10%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.10%) Gentran
11 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 853 (86.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 376 (38.06%) Microsoft Office
3 186 (18.83%) MS Visio
4 172 (17.41%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (1.42%) Photoshop
6 12 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.81%) Acrobat
8 5 (0.51%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.40%) InDesign
10 3 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.30%) Lectora
10 3 (0.30%) Sketch
11 2 (0.20%) InVision
11 2 (0.20%) Snagit
11 2 (0.20%) SPSS
11 2 (0.20%) Stata
12 1 (0.10%) Simulink
12 1 (0.10%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
1 9 (0.91%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (0.81%) SAP ERP
3 7 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.61%) Eloqua
4 6 (0.61%) Primavera
5 5 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.51%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.30%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle AGIS
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 2 (0.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 112 (11.34%) Office 365
2 41 (4.15%) Power Platform
3 39 (3.95%) Azure
4 19 (1.92%) OneDrive
5 11 (1.11%) SaaS
6 8 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
7 7 (0.71%) Google Drive
8 6 (0.61%) Yammer
9 5 (0.51%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.51%) PowerApps
9 5 (0.51%) Smartsheet
10 4 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.40%) G Suite
11 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.30%) Google Docs
11 3 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle CX
12 2 (0.20%) PaaS
12 2 (0.20%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.45%) Skype
2 33 (3.34%) Internet
3 22 (2.23%) Intranet
4 17 (1.72%) VPN
5 15 (1.52%) WebEx
6 14 (1.42%) Firewall
6 14 (1.42%) LAN
7 13 (1.32%) WAN
8 11 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (0.91%) DHCP
10 9 (0.91%) DNS
11 7 (0.71%) VLAN
11 7 (0.71%) Wireless
12 6 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
13 5 (0.51%) 4G
13 5 (0.51%) Broadband
13 5 (0.51%) OSPF
13 5 (0.51%) TCP/IP
13 5 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (4.15%) Power BI
2 25 (2.53%) SQL Server
3 23 (2.33%) Big Data
4 19 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.11%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.01%) MS Access
8 10 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (0.91%) Qlik Sense
10 8 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.71%) DB2
11 7 (0.71%) MySQL
12 6 (0.61%) Oracle OWB
13 4 (0.40%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.30%) Biml
14 3 (0.30%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.30%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.20%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 66 (6.68%) JIRA
2 10 (1.01%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.81%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (0.61%) Rational Rhapsody
4 6 (0.61%) Subversion
5 5 (0.51%) IBM UrbanCode
6 4 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.30%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (0.30%) FrontPage
7 3 (0.30%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.30%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.20%) Sourcetree
8 2 (0.20%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.10%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.10%) CANoe
9 1 (0.10%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 339 (34.31%) Finance
2 68 (6.88%) Telecoms
3 64 (6.48%) Public Sector
4 60 (6.07%) Banking
5 55 (5.57%) Marketing
6 42 (4.25%) Legal
7 24 (2.43%) Retail
8 17 (1.72%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.62%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.52%) Back Office
11 14 (1.42%) Law
12 13 (1.32%) Front Office
12 13 (1.32%) Mandarin Language
13 11 (1.11%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.91%) General Ledger
14 9 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.81%) Publishing
16 7 (0.71%) French Language
17 6 (0.61%) German Language
17 6 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 313 (31.68%) Analyst
2 123 (12.45%) Business Analyst
3 107 (10.83%) Project Manager
4 72 (7.29%) Coordinator
5 62 (6.28%) Data Analyst
6 46 (4.66%) Project Coordinator
7 40 (4.05%) PMO Analyst
8 32 (3.24%) Developer
9 30 (3.04%) Architect
10 29 (2.94%) Consultant
11 28 (2.83%) Administrator
11 28 (2.83%) Junior
12 25 (2.53%) Service Analyst
13 24 (2.43%) IT Analyst
14 22 (2.23%) Financial Analyst
14 22 (2.23%) Support Officer
15 21 (2.13%) Project Officer
16 19 (1.92%) Project Support Officer
17 17 (1.72%) Business IT Analyst
17 17 (1.72%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.94%) HTML
2 27 (2.73%) CSS
3 16 (1.62%) .NET
4 14 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (1.21%) jQuery
5 12 (1.21%) XML
6 10 (1.01%) Web Services
7 7 (0.71%) EDIFACT
7 7 (0.71%) HTML5
8 5 (0.51%) ADO
8 5 (0.51%) CSS3
9 4 (0.40%) EDI
9 4 (0.40%) Middleware
9 4 (0.40%) React
9 4 (0.40%) Sass
9 4 (0.40%) XMPP
10 3 (0.30%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.30%) 802.1X
10 3 (0.30%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.30%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 248 (25.10%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (8.81%) Management Information System
3 86 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (2.43%) User Experience
5 19 (1.92%) PMI
6 16 (1.62%) Virtual Team
7 13 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 13 (1.32%) e-Learning
8 12 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (1.11%) CMDB
9 11 (1.11%) Social Media
10 10 (1.01%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.01%) Derivative
10 10 (1.01%) PDA
11 9 (0.91%) Digital Signage
11 9 (0.91%) Wiki
12 8 (0.81%) Analytical Mindset
13 7 (0.71%) Graphic Design
13 7 (0.71%) Learning Management System
14 6 (0.61%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 118 (11.94%) Windows
2 82 (8.30%) Windows 10
3 45 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 20 (2.02%) Linux
5 17 (1.72%) Windows 7
6 15 (1.52%) Windows Server
6 15 (1.52%) Windows XP
7 8 (0.81%) Windows 2000
7 8 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.71%) Android
8 7 (0.71%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.40%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.40%) Unix
10 3 (0.30%) pSOS
11 2 (0.20%) AIX
11 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.20%) Solaris
11 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (30.57%) Project Management
2 182 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (16.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 140 (14.17%) Problem-Solving
5 135 (13.66%) Change Management
6 112 (11.34%) PRINCE2
7 93 (9.41%) Project Delivery
8 90 (9.11%) Analytics
9 82 (8.30%) Data Analysis
10 77 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
10 77 (7.79%) ITIL
11 69 (6.98%) Business Analysis
12 68 (6.88%) Decision-Making
13 67 (6.78%) Time Management
14 62 (6.28%) Programme Management
15 56 (5.67%) Migration
16 47 (4.76%) Risk Management
17 44 (4.45%) Waterfall
18 42 (4.25%) Scrum
19 41 (4.15%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (7.59%) SQL
2 27 (2.73%) JavaScript
2 27 (2.73%) PowerShell
3 21 (2.13%) C
4 17 (1.72%) VBA
5 15 (1.52%) Python
6 13 (1.32%) C#
7 8 (0.81%) Java
7 8 (0.81%) MATLAB
7 8 (0.81%) T-SQL
8 5 (0.51%) PHP
8 5 (0.51%) R
9 3 (0.30%) VB
9 3 (0.30%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.30%) VBScript
10 2 (0.20%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.20%) C++
11 1 (0.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.10%) X++
11 1 (0.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 127 (12.85%) Degree
2 118 (11.94%) Security Cleared
3 97 (9.82%) SC Cleared
4 40 (4.05%) PMI Certification
5 26 (2.63%) PMP
6 22 (2.23%) ISEB
7 14 (1.42%) CIMA
8 12 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (1.21%) HND
9 11 (1.11%) CISM
9 11 (1.11%) CISSP
9 11 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (0.91%) APMP
10 9 (0.91%) ISEB Practitioner
11 8 (0.81%) ACCA
11 8 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (0.81%) CCNA
12 7 (0.71%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (16.19%) PMO
2 36 (3.64%) QA
3 32 (3.24%) SLA
4 25 (2.53%) Data Quality
5 14 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (1.11%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.71%) GDPR
8 6 (0.61%) P3O
9 5 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (0.40%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.20%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.10%) COBIT
13 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.10%) Def Stans
13 1 (0.10%) GxP
13 1 (0.10%) HL7
13 1 (0.10%) MiFID
13 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 47 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) BitLocker
3 2 (0.20%) NDS
3 2 (0.20%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.10%) Docker
4 1 (0.10%) Firmware
4 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.10%) NFS
4 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.10%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.10%) vSphere
4 1 (0.10%) XenApp
4 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (1.52%) SCCM
2 9 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (0.71%) ServiceCenter
4 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.20%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.20%) IBM Guardium
5 2 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.10%) Ansible
6 1 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.10%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.10%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.10%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.10%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.10%) MOM
6 1 (0.10%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (0.10%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (0.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 446 (45.14%) Microsoft
2 50 (5.06%) SAP
3 49 (4.96%) Oracle
4 29 (2.94%) Remedy
5 26 (2.63%) Adobe
6 25 (2.53%) Tableau
7 22 (2.23%) ServiceNow
8 18 (1.82%) Google
9 17 (1.72%) Cisco
10 13 (1.32%) IBM
11 10 (1.01%) HP
11 10 (1.01%) VMware
12 9 (0.91%) Bomgar
12 9 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.81%) Workday
14 7 (0.71%) BT
14 7 (0.71%) Citrix
14 7 (0.71%) Peregrine
15 6 (0.61%) Ariba
15 6 (0.61%) Atlassian