Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 187 167
Rank change year-on-year -24 -20 -18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 1,261 1,352 1,609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.34% 1.45% 1.65%
As % of the Applications category 16.04% 16.29% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 808 982
England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £190 £177 £163
90th Percentile £638 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 75 78
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +4.11%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.65 £10.57
90th Percentile £45.20 £43.75 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -7.79%

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 7,863 8,299 9,005
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.33% 8.90% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,650 5,096 5,291
England median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% -
10th Percentile £148 £148 £150
90th Percentile £572 £572 £525
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.00% +2.94% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 723 685 879
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +4.76%
10th Percentile £10.27 £10.00 £10.28
90th Percentile £40.00 £35.00 £40.50
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.15
% change year-on-year +3.23% -4.02% +2.54%

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 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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +5 625 £443 +10.63% 120
South East -36 309 £400 +18.96% 42
North of England -23 122 £350 +9.38% 45
Midlands -24 87 £325 -7.14% 43
East of England +3 61 £338 -28.95% 15
North West -14 61 £330 +10.00% 22
West Midlands -29 59 £325 -2.99% 25
South West -55 46 £309 -17.63% 25
Yorkshire -26 43 £388 +23.02% 12
East Midlands -2 26 £340 -12.26% 18
North East -3 18 £375 -6.25% 11
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 1,080 (85.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 604 (47.90%) Microsoft
3 446 (35.37%) Microsoft Office
4 415 (32.91%) Finance
5 402 (31.88%) Project Management
6 306 (24.27%) MS Visio
7 253 (20.06%) Analytical Skills
8 218 (17.29%) SharePoint
9 212 (16.81%) Microsoft Project
10 198 (15.70%) PMO
11 187 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
12 178 (14.12%) Problem-Solving
13 160 (12.69%) Degree
14 158 (12.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 157 (12.45%) Change Management
16 147 (11.66%) JIRA
17 130 (10.31%) Windows
18 124 (9.83%) ITIL
19 123 (9.75%) SQL
20 111 (8.80%) PRINCE2
21 100 (7.93%) Management Information System
22 98 (7.77%) Telecoms
23 85 (6.74%) Analytics
24 84 (6.66%) Programme Management
25 82 (6.50%) Data Analysis
25 82 (6.50%) Active Directory
26 79 (6.26%) Banking
27 76 (6.03%) Security Cleared
28 74 (5.87%) Business Analysis
29 70 (5.55%) Oracle

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
1 218 (17.29%) SharePoint
2 54 (4.28%) Confluence
3 32 (2.54%) IIS
4 30 (2.38%) Apache
4 30 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 21 (1.67%) Skype for Business
6 17 (1.35%) MS Exchange
7 15 (1.19%) CMS
8 13 (1.03%) SAS
9 12 (0.95%) TPMS
10 10 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (0.79%) nginx
11 5 (0.40%) Apache Qpid
11 5 (0.40%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.24%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.24%) Marvel
13 3 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1,080 (85.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 446 (35.37%) Microsoft Office
3 306 (24.27%) MS Visio
4 212 (16.81%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (1.51%) Photoshop
6 18 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.71%) Acrobat
10 8 (0.63%) InVision
11 5 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
11 5 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
12 4 (0.32%) AutoCAD
12 4 (0.32%) Final Cut Pro
12 4 (0.32%) InDesign
13 3 (0.24%) Camtasia
13 3 (0.24%) SPSS
14 2 (0.16%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.16%) LightWave 3D
Business Applications
1 14 (1.11%) HiPortfolio
2 6 (0.48%) Workday HCM
3 5 (0.40%) CA PPM
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.32%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.24%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.24%) SAP WM
6 2 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.16%) Loan IQ
6 2 (0.16%) Primavera
6 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.16%) SAP FI-GL
6 2 (0.16%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.16%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 62 (4.92%) Office 365
2 17 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (1.35%) OneDrive
3 15 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.79%) Trello
5 8 (0.63%) SaaS
6 7 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
7 5 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (0.40%) Yammer
8 4 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.32%) IaaS
9 3 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.24%) PaaS
9 3 (0.24%) Taleo
10 2 (0.16%) Apigee
10 2 (0.16%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 2 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.079%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.079%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.09%) Skype
2 26 (2.06%) LAN
3 25 (1.98%) Wireshark
4 24 (1.90%) WAN
5 23 (1.82%) Wireless
6 22 (1.74%) Internet
7 16 (1.27%) VPN
8 15 (1.19%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.95%) Intranet
10 11 (0.87%) Multicast
10 11 (0.87%) OSPF
10 11 (0.87%) SSL
11 10 (0.79%) DNS
11 10 (0.79%) IPsec
11 10 (0.79%) Kerberos
11 10 (0.79%) WLAN
12 9 (0.71%) SNMP
12 9 (0.71%) Telnet
12 9 (0.71%) VoIP
12 9 (0.71%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (2.85%) Power BI
2 31 (2.46%) SQL Server
3 20 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
4 18 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
5 16 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (1.19%) MS Access
7 14 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.03%) Relational Database
9 10 (0.79%) Spotfire
10 9 (0.71%) QlikView
11 8 (0.63%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.56%) Oracle OWB
13 6 (0.48%) Base SAS
13 6 (0.48%) Big Data
14 5 (0.40%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.32%) DTS
15 4 (0.32%) GIS
16 3 (0.24%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 147 (11.66%) JIRA
2 11 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.63%) Visual Studio
5 7 (0.56%) Maven
5 7 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.24%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.24%) Selenium
7 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.16%) GitLab
7 2 (0.16%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.16%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.079%) Ant
8 1 (0.079%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.079%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.079%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.079%) git-flow
8 1 (0.079%) Hudson
8 1 (0.079%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.079%) Subversion
General
1 415 (32.91%) Finance
2 98 (7.77%) Telecoms
3 79 (6.26%) Banking
4 67 (5.31%) Marketing
5 45 (3.57%) Retail
6 29 (2.30%) Law
7 27 (2.14%) Billing
8 26 (2.06%) Legal
9 23 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
10 19 (1.51%) Back Office
10 19 (1.51%) Investment Banking
10 19 (1.51%) Mandarin Language
11 18 (1.43%) Manufacturing
12 17 (1.35%) Publishing
13 16 (1.27%) Advertising
14 11 (0.87%) Front Office
15 7 (0.56%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.56%) Automotive
15 7 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 431 (34.18%) Analyst
2 138 (10.94%) Business Analyst
3 129 (10.23%) Project Manager
4 85 (6.74%) Coordinator
5 59 (4.68%) Project Coordinator
6 55 (4.36%) Data Analyst
7 51 (4.04%) PMO Analyst
8 49 (3.89%) Administrator
8 49 (3.89%) Consultant
9 40 (3.17%) Support Analyst
10 35 (2.78%) Service Analyst
11 32 (2.54%) Developer
11 32 (2.54%) Technical Analyst
12 29 (2.30%) Support Engineer
13 26 (2.06%) Technical Business Analyst
14 25 (1.98%) Trainer
15 22 (1.74%) Project Analyst
16 21 (1.67%) IT Analyst
16 21 (1.67%) Service Desk Analyst
17 20 (1.59%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (2.54%) SailPoint
2 15 (1.19%) HTML
3 13 (1.03%) LDAP
3 13 (1.03%) SAML
4 11 (0.87%) OAuth
4 11 (0.87%) XML
5 10 (0.79%) SPNEGO
5 10 (0.79%) WCF
5 10 (0.79%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 9 (0.71%) OpenID
7 8 (0.63%) OAuth2
7 8 (0.63%) REST
8 7 (0.56%) CSS
8 7 (0.56%) SOAP
8 7 (0.56%) Web Services
9 6 (0.48%) .NET
9 6 (0.48%) COM
9 6 (0.48%) Kafka
10 5 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (0.40%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 253 (20.06%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (7.93%) Management Information System
3 69 (5.47%) Self-Motivation
4 38 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 35 (2.78%) User Experience
6 28 (2.22%) e-Learning
6 28 (2.22%) Virtual Team
7 21 (1.67%) Data Centre
8 18 (1.43%) FMCG
9 17 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
10 16 (1.27%) NHS
11 15 (1.19%) Learning Management System
12 14 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
13 12 (0.95%) Graphic Design
13 12 (0.95%) PKI
14 10 (0.79%) Mobile App
15 9 (0.71%) Analytical Mindset
15 9 (0.71%) Driving Licence
15 9 (0.71%) Reinsurance
16 8 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 130 (10.31%) Windows
2 60 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 39 (3.09%) Windows 7
4 34 (2.70%) Unix
5 17 (1.35%) Solaris
6 16 (1.27%) Linux
7 13 (1.03%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.03%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.95%) VME
9 8 (0.63%) Android
10 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.16%) AIX
12 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.079%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.079%) OS/400
13 1 (0.079%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.079%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.079%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (31.88%) Project Management
2 187 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (14.12%) Problem-Solving
4 158 (12.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 157 (12.45%) Change Management
6 124 (9.83%) ITIL
7 111 (8.80%) PRINCE2
8 85 (6.74%) Analytics
9 84 (6.66%) Programme Management
10 82 (6.50%) Data Analysis
11 74 (5.87%) Business Analysis
12 67 (5.31%) Time Management
13 66 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
13 66 (5.23%) Change Control
14 64 (5.08%) Migration
15 61 (4.84%) Decision-Making
16 54 (4.28%) Project Planning
17 51 (4.04%) Risk Management
18 50 (3.97%) Service Management
18 50 (3.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 123 (9.75%) SQL
2 52 (4.12%) Python
3 23 (1.82%) VBA
4 21 (1.67%) PowerShell
5 17 (1.35%) C
6 16 (1.27%) Java
7 15 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 14 (1.11%) Korn
8 14 (1.11%) Shell Script
9 12 (0.95%) JavaScript
10 11 (0.87%) C++
10 11 (0.87%) R
11 9 (0.71%) Perl
12 6 (0.48%) C#
12 6 (0.48%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.32%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.16%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.16%) Lua
14 2 (0.16%) Ruby
15 1 (0.079%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 160 (12.69%) Degree
2 76 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 62 (4.92%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.59%) ISEB
5 17 (1.35%) PMI Certification
5 17 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
8 13 (1.03%) Master's Degree
8 13 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (0.95%) PMP
10 10 (0.79%) ACCA
10 10 (0.79%) CIMA
10 10 (0.79%) CIPD
11 9 (0.71%) HP MASE
11 9 (0.71%) MCSE
11 9 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 8 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.48%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (15.70%) PMO
2 62 (4.92%) QA
3 33 (2.62%) Data Quality
4 26 (2.06%) GDPR
5 25 (1.98%) SLA
6 9 (0.71%) CDISC
7 5 (0.40%) Def Stans
7 5 (0.40%) ISO 9000
7 5 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.24%) IFRS
8 3 (0.24%) P3O
9 2 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.16%) ARP4754
9 2 (0.16%) COBIT
9 2 (0.16%) GxP
10 1 (0.079%) EMIR
10 1 (0.079%) MiFID
10 1 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 82 (6.50%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.71%) FreeRADIUS
4 7 (0.56%) BitLocker
5 5 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.16%) Firmware
6 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.079%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.079%) Docker
7 1 (0.079%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.079%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.079%) XenApp
7 1 (0.079%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (3.09%) Single Sign-On
2 27 (2.14%) SCCM
3 14 (1.11%) AirWatch
3 14 (1.11%) Oracle ZFS
4 11 (0.87%) CA Single Sign-On
4 11 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 10 (0.79%) Ansible
6 6 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.40%) Nagios
7 5 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.40%) Puppet
8 4 (0.32%) Grafana
8 4 (0.32%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.32%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.24%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (0.24%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.24%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.16%) CASB
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 604 (47.90%) Microsoft
2 70 (5.55%) Oracle
3 62 (4.92%) ServiceNow
4 51 (4.04%) SAP
5 42 (3.33%) Tableau
6 38 (3.01%) Adobe
7 37 (2.93%) Remedy
8 31 (2.46%) Workday
9 29 (2.30%) HP
10 22 (1.74%) VMware
11 19 (1.51%) Cisco
12 18 (1.43%) iManage
13 17 (1.35%) Citrix
13 17 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (1.27%) BMC
15 15 (1.19%) CA
16 13 (1.03%) Google
17 12 (0.95%) Brocade
17 12 (0.95%) Cognos
18 11 (0.87%) Axway