Period
to 3 March 2021

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 3 March 2021 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
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 253 212 220
Rank change year-on-year -41 +8 -31
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 373 741 1,159
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.96% 1.23% 1.30%
As % of the Applications category 13.43% 14.20% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 455 673
Median daily rate £400 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £140 £163 £200
90th Percentile £600 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £400 £355 £400
% change year-on-year +12.68% -11.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 32 81
Median hourly rate £30.00 £24.55 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.21% +22.74% -15.79%
10th Percentile £13.54 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £63.25 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +15.56% +25.00% -20.88%

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 2,777 5,217 7,354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.16% 8.63% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,703 3,100 4,430
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £145 £140 £143
90th Percentile £575 £550 £572
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 538 647
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% +4.92%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.61 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £42.33 £41.10
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +11.43% +9.38% +6.67%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in England.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in England over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in England.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in England

Microsoft PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in England over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

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 3 March 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
London -34 180 £400 - 15
South East -2 55 £400 +29.03% 24
North of England +35 40 £338 +1.50% 25
Midlands +35 33 £325 +10.54% 18
East of England +41 25 £500 +63.93% 4
South West +17 24 £475 -7.77% 9
West Midlands +24 23 £155 -48.33% 16
North West +30 21 £446 +14.97% 15
East Midlands +28 10 £400 +82.86% 2
Yorkshire +24 10 £250 -16.67% 7
North East +31 9 £121 -63.57% 3
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, 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.

1 307 (82.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 187 (50.13%) Microsoft
3 150 (40.21%) Microsoft Office
4 121 (32.44%) Finance
5 96 (25.74%) Project Management
6 94 (25.20%) MS Visio
7 73 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
8 70 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (17.69%) SharePoint
10 62 (16.62%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (14.75%) Microsoft Project
12 54 (14.48%) SQL
13 53 (14.21%) Change Management
14 52 (13.94%) Degree
14 52 (13.94%) Security Cleared
15 45 (12.06%) Project Delivery
16 43 (11.53%) Stakeholder Management
17 40 (10.72%) Windows
18 39 (10.46%) SC Cleared
19 38 (10.19%) Programme Management
20 37 (9.92%) PMO
20 37 (9.92%) Microsoft 365
21 36 (9.65%) Analytics
21 36 (9.65%) Public Sector
22 34 (9.12%) Migration
23 33 (8.85%) Telecoms
23 33 (8.85%) PRINCE2
23 33 (8.85%) Banking
24 31 (8.31%) Business Analysis
25 30 (8.04%) ITIL

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 66 (17.69%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.63%) Confluence
3 11 (2.95%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.61%) SAS
5 4 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.54%) CMS
6 2 (0.54%) LiveLink
6 2 (0.54%) Moodle
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.27%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.27%) Mule
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 307 (82.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 150 (40.21%) Microsoft Office
3 94 (25.20%) MS Visio
4 55 (14.75%) Microsoft Project
5 15 (4.02%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (3.49%) Adobe After Effects
6 13 (3.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 13 (3.49%) Adobe Premiere
7 11 (2.95%) CINEMA 4D
7 11 (2.95%) Photoshop
8 10 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.54%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.54%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.54%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.54%) Revit
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 12 (3.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.07%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle iSupplier
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.54%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.54%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.54%) SAP PM
3 2 (0.54%) SAP PP
3 2 (0.54%) SAP QM
3 2 (0.54%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.54%) SystmOne
4 1 (0.27%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.27%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.92%) Microsoft 365
2 29 (7.77%) Azure
3 16 (4.29%) Power Platform
4 10 (2.68%) SaaS
5 9 (2.41%) GCP
6 6 (1.61%) Google Analytics
7 5 (1.34%) AWS
8 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.80%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.54%) Google Sheets
9 2 (0.54%) Lucidchart
9 2 (0.54%) Serverless
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.27%) G Suite
10 1 (0.27%) Google Docs
10 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.27%) Taleo
10 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.49%) Skype
2 9 (2.41%) Network Security
3 8 (2.14%) Firewall
4 6 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.61%) Wireshark
5 5 (1.34%) Internet
5 5 (1.34%) Intranet
6 4 (1.07%) VPN
7 3 (0.80%) HTTP
7 3 (0.80%) WebEx
8 2 (0.54%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.54%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.54%) Wireless
9 1 (0.27%) Broadband
9 1 (0.27%) LAN
9 1 (0.27%) POP3
9 1 (0.27%) SDH
9 1 (0.27%) SMTP
9 1 (0.27%) SSL
9 1 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.29%) Power BI
2 13 (3.49%) Tableau
3 12 (3.22%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (1.88%) BigQuery
5 6 (1.61%) MS Access
6 5 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.34%) QlikView
6 5 (1.34%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.34%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.07%) Big Data
7 4 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.07%) Data Lake
7 4 (1.07%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (0.80%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.80%) Essbase
9 2 (0.54%) OLAP
9 2 (0.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (7.51%) JIRA
2 10 (2.68%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.07%) Postman
4 2 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.54%) Toad
5 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.27%) Gradle
5 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.27%) Maven
5 1 (0.27%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 121 (32.44%) Finance
2 36 (9.65%) Public Sector
3 33 (8.85%) Banking
3 33 (8.85%) Telecoms
4 27 (7.24%) Marketing
5 17 (4.56%) Legal
6 15 (4.02%) Law
7 10 (2.68%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.41%) Investment Banking
9 8 (2.14%) Games
9 8 (2.14%) Mandarin Language
10 7 (1.88%) Retail
10 7 (1.88%) Spanish Language
11 6 (1.61%) Publishing
12 5 (1.34%) German Language
12 5 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.34%) Private Banking
13 4 (1.07%) Advertising
13 4 (1.07%) French Language
13 4 (1.07%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 111 (29.76%) Analyst
2 37 (9.92%) Project Manager
3 36 (9.65%) Business Analyst
4 21 (5.63%) Data Analyst
5 20 (5.36%) Coordinator
6 18 (4.83%) Designer
7 16 (4.29%) Developer
8 15 (4.02%) Administrator
9 14 (3.75%) Project Coordinator
9 14 (3.75%) Support Analyst
10 11 (2.95%) Graphic Designer
11 10 (2.68%) Consultant
11 10 (2.68%) CRM Developer
12 9 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 9 (2.41%) IT Manager
12 9 (2.41%) Project Analyst
13 8 (2.14%) Business Manager
13 8 (2.14%) IT Project Manager
13 8 (2.14%) IT Support
13 8 (2.14%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.29%) HTML
2 12 (3.22%) CSS
3 8 (2.14%) XML
4 5 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (1.34%) Web Services
5 3 (0.80%) COM
5 3 (0.80%) JSON
5 3 (0.80%) SAML
5 3 (0.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (0.54%) Flash
6 2 (0.54%) LDAP
6 2 (0.54%) Middleware
6 2 (0.54%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.27%) .NET
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.27%) CGI
7 1 (0.27%) J2EE
7 1 (0.27%) OAuth
7 1 (0.27%) OpenID
7 1 (0.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.62%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.70%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.29%) User Experience
4 16 (4.29%) Virtual Team
5 13 (3.49%) Animation
6 12 (3.22%) Data Structures
6 12 (3.22%) Video Editing
7 11 (2.95%) Social Media
8 6 (1.61%) Cybercrime
8 6 (1.61%) NHS
8 6 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.34%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.34%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.34%) Equities
10 4 (1.07%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.07%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.07%) Mobile Games
10 4 (1.07%) Motion Graphics
10 4 (1.07%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.72%) Windows
2 28 (7.51%) Windows 10
3 8 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.88%) Android
5 6 (1.61%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.34%) Linux
6 5 (1.34%) Unix
7 4 (1.07%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (25.74%) Project Management
2 73 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
3 70 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (14.21%) Change Management
5 45 (12.06%) Project Delivery
6 43 (11.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (10.19%) Programme Management
8 36 (9.65%) Analytics
9 34 (9.12%) Migration
10 33 (8.85%) PRINCE2
11 31 (8.31%) Business Analysis
12 30 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (8.04%) ITIL
13 28 (7.51%) Data Analysis
14 27 (7.24%) Decision-Making
15 22 (5.90%) Time Management
15 22 (5.90%) Waterfall
16 20 (5.36%) CRM
16 20 (5.36%) Risk Management
16 20 (5.36%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (14.48%) SQL
2 13 (3.49%) C
3 12 (3.22%) Python
4 9 (2.41%) C#
5 8 (2.14%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.88%) C++
7 6 (1.61%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.34%) VBA
9 4 (1.07%) Java
10 3 (0.80%) R
11 2 (0.54%) VB
12 1 (0.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (13.94%) Degree
1 52 (13.94%) Security Cleared
2 39 (10.46%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.75%) PMI Certification
4 11 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (2.95%) PMP
5 6 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.07%) MCSE
7 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.80%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.54%) ACCA
9 2 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.54%) CISM
9 2 (0.54%) CISSP
9 2 (0.54%) CRISC
9 2 (0.54%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.54%) HNC
9 2 (0.54%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.92%) PMO
2 16 (4.29%) QA
3 8 (2.14%) GDPR
4 6 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 17025
5 5 (1.34%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.07%) MiFID
7 3 (0.80%) Basel III
7 3 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.80%) EMIR
7 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.80%) NIST
8 2 (0.54%) Basel II
8 2 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.54%) Def Stans
8 2 (0.54%) SLA
9 1 (0.27%) IFRS
9 1 (0.27%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.27%) P3O
9 1 (0.27%) RMADS
9 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.61%) EnCase
2 4 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.54%) SCCM
4 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.27%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 187 (50.13%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.63%) Adobe
3 20 (5.36%) Oracle
4 14 (3.75%) SAP
5 12 (3.22%) Google
6 9 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.88%) Citrix
8 6 (1.61%) IBM
9 4 (1.07%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.80%) Ariba
10 3 (0.80%) BT
10 3 (0.80%) Cisco
10 3 (0.80%) Concur
10 3 (0.80%) Databricks
10 3 (0.80%) Facebook
10 3 (0.80%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.80%) Marketo
11 2 (0.54%) Informatica
11 2 (0.54%) Teradata
11 2 (0.54%) VMware