Period
to 10 May 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 10 May 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
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 262 210 228
Rank change year-on-year -52 +18 -33
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 439 587 1,115
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.99% 1.26% 1.31%
As % of the Applications category 14.08% 14.40% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 346 629
10th Percentile £150 £158 £188
25th Percentile £263 £213 £280
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £350 £400
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +6.67%
75th Percentile £496 £484 £530
90th Percentile £588 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £400 £350 £390
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 34 68
10th Percentile £11.68 £15.00 £9.00
25th Percentile £14.38 £16.69 £10.80
Median hourly rate £21.25 £20.56 £20.12
Median % change year-on-year +3.34% +2.21% +0.59%
75th Percentile £40.93 £32.22 £38.94
90th Percentile £47.28 £57.25 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +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 3,118 4,076 6,988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.05% 8.76% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,855 2,435 4,195
10th Percentile £153 £146 £148
25th Percentile £253 £210 £228
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £363 £375
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +2.04%
75th Percentile £500 £488 £488
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 442 572
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.26 £10.75
25th Percentile £13.25 £13.38 £12.76
Median hourly rate £19.68 £17.50 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year +12.43% +6.06% +1.76%
75th Percentile £30.00 £22.39 £25.06
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.16 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% +3.13%

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 10 May 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 10 May 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 10 May 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 -14 221 £420 +12.00% 45
South East -20 66 £400 +29.03% 25
Midlands +28 44 £313 +38.89% 18
North of England +12 43 £225 -30.77% 30
West Midlands +17 38 £310 +121.43% 10
East of England +31 30 £480 +92.00% 17
North West +7 28 £439 +21.10% 17
South West -22 13 £411 -3.24% 11
North East +27 8 £121 -41.06% 1
Yorkshire +1 7 £383 +17.69% 12
East Midlands +11 6 £400 +60.00% 8
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 10 May 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.

1 357 (81.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 206 (46.92%) Microsoft
3 183 (41.69%) Social Skills
4 164 (37.36%) Microsoft Office
5 146 (33.26%) Finance
6 116 (26.42%) MS Visio
7 105 (23.92%) Project Management
8 103 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
9 87 (19.82%) Problem-Solving
10 83 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
11 76 (17.31%) Degree
12 75 (17.08%) SharePoint
13 61 (13.90%) SQL
14 58 (13.21%) Microsoft Project
14 58 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 57 (12.98%) Change Management
16 53 (12.07%) Security Cleared
17 49 (11.16%) Presentation Skills
17 49 (11.16%) Analytics
18 48 (10.93%) PMO
19 47 (10.71%) Data Analysis
20 45 (10.25%) Project Delivery
21 43 (9.79%) Marketing
22 40 (9.11%) SC Cleared
23 38 (8.66%) Decision-Making
24 37 (8.43%) Banking
25 36 (8.20%) Migration
25 36 (8.20%) ITIL
25 36 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
26 35 (7.97%) Azure

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 75 (17.08%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.78%) Confluence
3 8 (1.82%) Jupyter
3 8 (1.82%) Moodle
3 8 (1.82%) SAS
3 8 (1.82%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.91%) CMS
5 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.23%) CICS
6 1 (0.23%) Drupal
6 1 (0.23%) Mule
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 357 (81.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 164 (37.36%) Microsoft Office
3 116 (26.42%) MS Visio
4 58 (13.21%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (3.19%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (2.51%) Photoshop
7 10 (2.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (2.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (1.82%) Adobe After Effects
8 8 (1.82%) Adobe Premiere
8 8 (1.82%) Camtasia
9 6 (1.37%) AutoCAD
9 6 (1.37%) CINEMA 4D
9 6 (1.37%) Revit
10 4 (0.91%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.46%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.23%) Adobe XD
12 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.23%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.68%) SAP MM
3 3 (0.68%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.68%) SAP PP
3 3 (0.68%) SAP QM
3 3 (0.68%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.46%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.46%) SystmOne
5 1 (0.23%) Actimize
5 1 (0.23%) Demantra
5 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.23%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.23%) SAP EHS
5 1 (0.23%) SAP IBP
5 1 (0.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.23%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.97%) Azure
2 32 (7.29%) Microsoft 365
3 15 (3.42%) Power Platform
4 11 (2.51%) AWS
5 10 (2.28%) SaaS
6 9 (2.05%) GCP
7 8 (1.82%) Lucidchart
8 7 (1.59%) Google Analytics
9 5 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (1.14%) Power Automate
9 5 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.68%) IBM Blueworks
10 3 (0.68%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.68%) PowerApps
11 2 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.46%) Google Sheets
11 2 (0.46%) Oracle CX
11 2 (0.46%) Serverless
11 2 (0.46%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.51%) Skype
2 10 (2.28%) Firewall
3 7 (1.59%) Network Security
4 6 (1.37%) LAN
5 5 (1.14%) Internet
5 5 (1.14%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.91%) Intranet
6 4 (0.91%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.91%) WAN
6 4 (0.91%) Wireless
7 3 (0.68%) HTTP
7 3 (0.68%) SD-WAN
7 3 (0.68%) WebEx
8 2 (0.46%) BGP
8 2 (0.46%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.46%) OSPF
8 2 (0.46%) PBX
8 2 (0.46%) VPN
8 2 (0.46%) WLAN
9 1 (0.23%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.42%) Tableau
2 14 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (2.96%) Power BI
4 12 (2.73%) QlikView
5 9 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (1.82%) MS Access
6 8 (1.82%) SQL Server
7 7 (1.59%) BigQuery
8 5 (1.14%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.91%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.68%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.68%) Essbase
10 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (0.46%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (7.74%) JIRA
2 11 (2.51%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.68%) Postman
4 1 (0.23%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (0.23%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.23%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 183 (41.69%) Social Skills
2 146 (33.26%) Finance
3 103 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (11.16%) Presentation Skills
5 43 (9.79%) Marketing
6 37 (8.43%) Banking
7 32 (7.29%) Public Sector
8 29 (6.61%) Telecoms
9 25 (5.69%) Influencing Skills
10 22 (5.01%) Legal
11 17 (3.87%) Publishing
12 12 (2.73%) Law
12 12 (2.73%) Organisational Skills
13 11 (2.51%) Investment Banking
14 10 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (1.82%) Manufacturing
16 7 (1.59%) Front Office
16 7 (1.59%) Retail
17 6 (1.37%) Games
17 6 (1.37%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 140 (31.89%) Analyst
2 52 (11.85%) Business Analyst
3 40 (9.11%) Project Manager
4 23 (5.24%) Data Analyst
5 22 (5.01%) Designer
6 21 (4.78%) Coordinator
7 20 (4.56%) Administrator
8 16 (3.64%) Developer
9 13 (2.96%) Project Coordinator
10 12 (2.73%) Consultant
11 11 (2.51%) Architect
11 11 (2.51%) Graphic Designer
11 11 (2.51%) PMO Analyst
12 10 (2.28%) Project Analyst
12 10 (2.28%) Support Analyst
13 9 (2.05%) Data Scientist
13 9 (2.05%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (1.82%) CRM Developer
14 8 (1.82%) Instructional Designer
14 8 (1.82%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.33%) HTML
2 12 (2.73%) CSS
3 8 (1.82%) D3.js
3 8 (1.82%) Shiny
4 6 (1.37%) XML
5 4 (0.91%) JSON
5 4 (0.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (0.91%) Web Services
6 3 (0.68%) jQuery
6 3 (0.68%) Middleware
6 3 (0.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (0.68%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (0.46%) Flash
7 2 (0.46%) LDAP
7 2 (0.46%) SAML
7 2 (0.46%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.23%) .NET
8 1 (0.23%) COM
8 1 (0.23%) HTML5
8 1 (0.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.06%) Management Information System
2 22 (5.01%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (4.33%) Social Media
4 18 (4.10%) User Experience
5 15 (3.42%) Virtual Team
6 13 (2.96%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.73%) Algorithms
8 11 (2.51%) Data Structures
8 11 (2.51%) NHS
9 10 (2.28%) Animation
9 10 (2.28%) Learning Management System
10 9 (2.05%) Video Editing
11 8 (1.82%) PMI
12 7 (1.59%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.59%) e-Learning
13 6 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
13 6 (1.37%) Equities
13 6 (1.37%) Graphic Design
14 5 (1.14%) CMDB
14 5 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.06%) Windows
2 21 (4.78%) Windows 10
3 10 (2.28%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.82%) Linux
5 4 (0.91%) Android
5 4 (0.91%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.23%) AIX
7 1 (0.23%) Unix
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (23.92%) Project Management
2 87 (19.82%) Problem-Solving
3 83 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (12.98%) Change Management
6 49 (11.16%) Analytics
7 47 (10.71%) Data Analysis
8 45 (10.25%) Project Delivery
9 38 (8.66%) Decision-Making
10 36 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
10 36 (8.20%) ITIL
10 36 (8.20%) Migration
11 32 (7.29%) Business Analysis
12 29 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (6.61%) PRINCE2
12 29 (6.61%) Programme Management
13 27 (6.15%) Mathematics
14 26 (5.92%) Time Management
14 26 (5.92%) Waterfall
15 23 (5.24%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 61 (13.90%) SQL
2 23 (5.24%) Python
3 15 (3.42%) VBA
4 11 (2.51%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.51%) R
5 10 (2.28%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.59%) C#
7 6 (1.37%) C++
8 5 (1.14%) C
9 2 (0.46%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.46%) Java
9 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.46%) VB
10 1 (0.23%) COBOL
10 1 (0.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.23%) Delphi
10 1 (0.23%) JCL
10 1 (0.23%) Perl
10 1 (0.23%) SOQL
10 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (17.31%) Degree
2 53 (12.07%) Security Cleared
3 40 (9.11%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.42%) PMI Certification
5 10 (2.28%) PMP
6 9 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.05%) Master's Degree
7 8 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (1.37%) BICSI Certification
8 6 (1.37%) BICSI RCDD
9 5 (1.14%) CISM
9 5 (1.14%) CISSP
10 4 (0.91%) CRISC
10 4 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.68%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.46%) ACCA
12 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.93%) PMO
2 17 (3.87%) QA
3 8 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.82%) GDPR
4 4 (0.91%) Basel III
4 4 (0.91%) EMIR
4 4 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 17025
4 4 (0.91%) MiFID
5 3 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.68%) IFRS
5 3 (0.68%) SLA
6 2 (0.46%) Basel II
6 2 (0.46%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.46%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.46%) ITGC
6 2 (0.46%) NIST
6 2 (0.46%) RMADS
7 1 (0.23%) P3O
7 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.91%) EnCase
1 4 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.46%) SCCM
4 1 (0.23%) Ansible
4 1 (0.23%) Control-M
4 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 206 (46.92%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.92%) Adobe
3 25 (5.69%) Oracle
4 21 (4.78%) Salesforce.com
4 21 (4.78%) SAP
5 14 (3.19%) Google
6 11 (2.51%) ServiceNow
7 9 (2.05%) Alteryx
8 8 (1.82%) Blackboard
9 7 (1.59%) IBM
10 6 (1.37%) Cisco
10 6 (1.37%) Citrix
10 6 (1.37%) Facebook
11 5 (1.14%) Ariba
12 4 (0.91%) Concur
12 4 (0.91%) Marketo
13 3 (0.68%) CheckPoint
13 3 (0.68%) Guidewire
13 3 (0.68%) SnapLogic
13 3 (0.68%) Workday