Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 217 199 191
Rank change year-on-year -18 -8 -13
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 1,095 1,286 1,159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.32% 1.40% 1.38%
As % of the Applications category 15.98% 15.78% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 801 672
England median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £185 £163 £182
90th Percentile £625 £572 £556
UK median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 72 67
England median hourly rate £20.12 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% -4.76% +20.00%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.15 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £38.75 £46.17
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +14.83%

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 6,853 8,147 7,471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.23% 8.84% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,015 4,944 4,416
England median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% -
10th Percentile £148 £145 £150
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 702 665
England median hourly rate £16.66 £16.77 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% +4.83% -
10th Percentile £10.84 £10.50 £9.81
90th Percentile £44.31 £38.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £16.74 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +1.47% +3.13% -

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -33 489 £400 - 28
South East -13 243 £425 +21.43% 16
North of England +27 145 £350 +16.67% 5
Midlands +44 98 £350 +1.82% 8
Yorkshire +31 74 £342 +5.23% 2
South West -8 65 £300 -25.00% 3
West Midlands +13 63 £325 - 3
North West +24 61 £360 +60.00% 3
East of England -22 54 £413 +10.00% 10
East Midlands +39 35 £375 - 5
North East -1 10 £350 -6.67%
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 919 (83.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 452 (41.28%) Microsoft
3 446 (40.73%) Microsoft Office
4 399 (36.44%) Finance
5 319 (29.13%) Project Management
6 250 (22.83%) MS Visio
7 239 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
8 219 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 208 (19.00%) Microsoft Project
10 198 (18.08%) PMO
11 159 (14.52%) SharePoint
11 159 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 132 (12.05%) Change Management
13 127 (11.60%) Degree
14 126 (11.51%) JIRA
15 115 (10.50%) PRINCE2
16 104 (9.50%) ITIL
16 104 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
17 103 (9.41%) Analytics
18 93 (8.49%) SAP
19 89 (8.13%) SQL
20 88 (8.04%) Windows
21 83 (7.58%) Telecoms
22 80 (7.31%) Oracle
23 79 (7.21%) Risk Management
24 77 (7.03%) Management Information System
24 77 (7.03%) Data Analysis
25 76 (6.94%) Security Cleared
26 75 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
27 68 (6.21%) Banking

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
1 159 (14.52%) SharePoint
2 48 (4.38%) Confluence
3 21 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 20 (1.83%) IIS
4 20 (1.83%) Skype for Business
5 19 (1.74%) Apache
6 18 (1.64%) SAS
7 13 (1.19%) CMS
8 11 (1.00%) nginx
9 9 (0.82%) Drupal
10 8 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.46%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.27%) Documentum
13 3 (0.27%) OpenEdge
13 3 (0.27%) TPMS
14 2 (0.18%) LiveLink
14 2 (0.18%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 919 (83.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 446 (40.73%) Microsoft Office
3 250 (22.83%) MS Visio
4 208 (19.00%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (1.37%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.91%) InDesign
8 8 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.64%) Open Workbench
10 6 (0.55%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.27%) Blender
12 3 (0.27%) Camtasia
12 3 (0.27%) SPSS
12 3 (0.27%) Stata
13 2 (0.18%) Sketch
13 2 (0.18%) Snagit
14 1 (0.091%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 12 (1.10%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (0.64%) SAP MM
4 7 (0.64%) SAP R/3
5 6 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
5 6 (0.55%) Oracle CRM On Demand
5 6 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.46%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 5 (0.46%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle AGIS
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.84%) Office 365
2 24 (2.19%) Power Platform
3 13 (1.19%) Google Analytics
3 13 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
4 12 (1.10%) Trello
5 10 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
6 8 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (0.73%) SaaS
7 6 (0.55%) G Suite
7 6 (0.55%) Slack
7 6 (0.55%) Yammer
8 5 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.46%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
10 2 (0.18%) IaaS
11 1 (0.091%) GitHub
11 1 (0.091%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.19%) Skype
2 20 (1.83%) LAN
3 17 (1.55%) DNS
3 17 (1.55%) VPN
4 15 (1.37%) Internet
5 14 (1.28%) DHCP
5 14 (1.28%) WAN
6 13 (1.19%) Wireless
7 12 (1.10%) SSL
8 11 (1.00%) Firewall
8 11 (1.00%) Intranet
9 10 (0.91%) Kerberos
9 10 (0.91%) WebEx
10 9 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (0.73%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
13 6 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (0.46%) 4G
14 5 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (0.46%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (3.93%) BusinessObjects
2 34 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (3.11%) SQL Server
3 24 (2.19%) Power BI
4 15 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 14 (1.28%) Oracle OWB
6 13 (1.19%) Spotfire
7 12 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.00%) MS Access
9 9 (0.82%) Big Data
10 7 (0.64%) Data Mining
10 7 (0.64%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.55%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.55%) Pentaho
12 5 (0.46%) Qlik Sense
13 4 (0.37%) BigQuery
13 4 (0.37%) OLAP
13 4 (0.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 126 (11.51%) JIRA
2 7 (0.64%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (0.55%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.46%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.37%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.37%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.27%) Selenium
6 3 (0.27%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.27%) TestNG
6 3 (0.27%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.18%) Rational Statemate
7 2 (0.18%) Toad
7 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.091%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.091%) Pivotal Tracker
8 1 (0.091%) Protractor
8 1 (0.091%) TestRail
8 1 (0.091%) webpack
General
1 399 (36.44%) Finance
2 83 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 68 (6.21%) Banking
4 67 (6.12%) Marketing
5 35 (3.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 27 (2.47%) Retail
7 21 (1.92%) Investment Banking
8 20 (1.83%) Billing
9 16 (1.46%) Legal
10 15 (1.37%) Mandarin Language
10 15 (1.37%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.91%) Advertising
11 10 (0.91%) General Ledger
11 10 (0.91%) Law
12 8 (0.73%) Games
13 7 (0.64%) Back Office
13 7 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.64%) Publishing
14 5 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 375 (34.25%) Analyst
2 117 (10.68%) Project Manager
3 103 (9.41%) Business Analyst
4 78 (7.12%) PMO Analyst
5 59 (5.39%) Coordinator
6 52 (4.75%) Consultant
7 50 (4.57%) Data Analyst
8 33 (3.01%) Developer
8 33 (3.01%) Support Engineer
9 32 (2.92%) Administrator
9 32 (2.92%) Project Coordinator
10 30 (2.74%) Support Analyst
11 26 (2.37%) Senior Analyst
12 22 (2.01%) Designer
12 22 (2.01%) Desktop Support
12 22 (2.01%) Financial Analyst
12 22 (2.01%) IT Manager
13 19 (1.74%) Report Analyst
14 18 (1.64%) Architect
14 18 (1.64%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.19%) HTML
2 20 (1.83%) SailPoint
3 19 (1.74%) .NET
4 18 (1.64%) XML
5 13 (1.19%) CSS
6 10 (0.91%) LDAP
6 10 (0.91%) Middleware
6 10 (0.91%) SAML
6 10 (0.91%) SPNEGO
6 10 (0.91%) WCF
6 10 (0.91%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 8 (0.73%) Flash
8 7 (0.64%) Web Services
9 5 (0.46%) BAPI
9 5 (0.46%) CSS3
9 5 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (0.37%) jQuery
11 3 (0.27%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.27%) JSON
11 3 (0.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 219 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (7.03%) Management Information System
3 58 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
4 29 (2.65%) Social Media
5 24 (2.19%) PMI
6 21 (1.92%) e-Learning
6 21 (1.92%) FMCG
7 20 (1.83%) User Experience
8 16 (1.46%) Virtual Team
9 11 (1.00%) PKI
10 10 (0.91%) Blackberry
10 10 (0.91%) Data Centre
10 10 (0.91%) Data Structures
10 10 (0.91%) Podcast
11 9 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (0.73%) NHS
12 8 (0.73%) Wiki
13 7 (0.64%) Equities
13 7 (0.64%) Smartphone
13 7 (0.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 88 (8.04%) Windows
2 37 (3.38%) Windows 10
3 29 (2.65%) Windows 7
4 16 (1.46%) Unix
5 13 (1.19%) Linux
5 13 (1.19%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.10%) Android
7 11 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.00%) Windows XP
8 8 (0.73%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.27%) VME
10 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.091%) AIX
12 1 (0.091%) Solaris
12 1 (0.091%) VMS
12 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (29.13%) Project Management
2 239 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 132 (12.05%) Change Management
5 115 (10.50%) PRINCE2
6 104 (9.50%) ITIL
6 104 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
7 103 (9.41%) Analytics
8 79 (7.21%) Risk Management
9 77 (7.03%) Data Analysis
10 75 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
11 67 (6.12%) Decision-Making
12 65 (5.94%) Change Control
13 57 (5.21%) Programme Management
14 56 (5.11%) Time Management
15 55 (5.02%) ERP
16 54 (4.93%) Business Analysis
16 54 (4.93%) Scrum
17 52 (4.75%) Migration
18 48 (4.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (8.13%) SQL
2 37 (3.38%) Python
3 26 (2.37%) C
4 24 (2.19%) VBA
5 18 (1.64%) Java
6 14 (1.28%) JavaScript
7 12 (1.10%) R
8 11 (1.00%) PowerShell
9 10 (0.91%) C#
9 10 (0.91%) VB
10 9 (0.82%) MATLAB
11 7 (0.64%) PHP
12 6 (0.55%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.37%) C++
14 3 (0.27%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.27%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.18%) Ada
15 2 (0.18%) Perl
15 2 (0.18%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.091%) VC++
Qualifications
1 127 (11.60%) Degree
2 76 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 61 (5.57%) SC Cleared
4 52 (4.75%) PMI Certification
5 35 (3.20%) PMP
6 22 (2.01%) ISEB
7 15 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (1.19%) CIPD
9 12 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (0.82%) ACCA
10 9 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (0.73%) CIMA
11 8 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (0.55%) APMP
12 6 (0.55%) CCNA
12 6 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.55%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.55%) MCP
13 4 (0.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (18.08%) PMO
2 35 (3.20%) QA
3 24 (2.19%) Data Quality
4 17 (1.55%) SLA
5 10 (0.91%) CDISC
5 10 (0.91%) GDPR
6 6 (0.55%) GAAP
7 5 (0.46%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.46%) P3O
8 4 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
8 4 (0.37%) GxP
8 4 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.27%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.18%) FATCA
10 2 (0.18%) IFRS
10 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 61 (5.57%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.91%) XenApp
3 10 (0.91%) XenDesktop
4 8 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.46%) vSphere
6 4 (0.37%) Firmware
7 3 (0.27%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.18%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.091%) Docker
9 1 (0.091%) IAG
9 1 (0.091%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.091%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.091%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (2.19%) SCCM
2 19 (1.74%) Single Sign-On
3 10 (0.91%) CA Single Sign-On
3 10 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.37%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.27%) FlexNet
7 2 (0.18%) Stealthwatch
7 2 (0.18%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.091%) Ansible
8 1 (0.091%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.091%) EnCase
8 1 (0.091%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.091%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.091%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.091%) Puppet
8 1 (0.091%) QRadar
8 1 (0.091%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 452 (41.28%) Microsoft
2 93 (8.49%) SAP
3 80 (7.31%) Oracle
4 43 (3.93%) ServiceNow
5 42 (3.84%) Tableau
6 36 (3.29%) Adobe
7 31 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (2.74%) Google
9 27 (2.47%) Workday
10 23 (2.10%) Citrix
11 22 (2.01%) Remedy
12 20 (1.83%) VMware
13 17 (1.55%) Bloomberg
14 16 (1.46%) Cisco
14 16 (1.46%) hybris
14 16 (1.46%) Reuters
15 15 (1.37%) BMC
16 14 (1.28%) Cognos
16 14 (1.28%) HP
17 12 (1.10%) Symantec