Period
to 12 August 2020

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 12 August 2020 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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 218 206 221
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 -25
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 360 1,118 1,208
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.18% 1.35% 1.29%
As % of the Applications category 13.86% 16.10% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 641 717
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £142 £190 £169
90th Percentile £575 £623 £588
UK median daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% +2.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 81 71
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.16 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.64% -9.20% -
10th Percentile £15.14 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £41.65 £51.25 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £20.79 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +18.77% -16.67% +5.00%

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 2,598 6,946 7,934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.49% 8.38% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,513 4,089 4,724
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £138 £150 £150
90th Percentile £600 £588 £563
UK median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 607 699
Median hourly rate £19.39 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.06% +3.03% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.80 £10.75
90th Percentile £43.53 £50.00 £40.05
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% +2.36%

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 12 August 2020.

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 12 August 2020.

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 12 August 2020. 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 -17 138 £425 +6.25% 13
South East +40 90 £408 -2.40% 16
North of England +33 58 £363 +3.57% 9
North West +54 38 £375 -6.25% 8
South West +58 36 £365 +4.19% 5
Midlands +12 26 £213 -42.57% 7
West Midlands +29 16 £140 -58.52% 3
Yorkshire +25 16 £325 -4.41% 1
East of England +38 11 £325 -23.53% 7
East Midlands +33 9 £250 -32.43% 4
North East +35 4 £125 -66.67%
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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.

1 297 (82.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 162 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 145 (40.28%) Microsoft Office
4 103 (28.61%) Finance
5 90 (25.00%) MS Visio
6 83 (23.06%) Project Management
7 67 (18.61%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
9 64 (17.78%) Security Cleared
10 61 (16.94%) Problem-Solving
11 53 (14.72%) SharePoint
12 51 (14.17%) SC Cleared
13 46 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 43 (11.94%) Windows
15 41 (11.39%) Microsoft Project
15 41 (11.39%) Degree
16 40 (11.11%) Change Management
17 37 (10.28%) Data Analysis
17 37 (10.28%) Project Delivery
18 36 (10.00%) PRINCE2
19 35 (9.72%) Active Directory
19 35 (9.72%) Risk Management
20 34 (9.44%) ITIL
21 33 (9.17%) JIRA
21 33 (9.17%) PMO
22 32 (8.89%) Office 365
23 29 (8.06%) SQL
24 28 (7.78%) Telecoms
24 28 (7.78%) Analytics
25 26 (7.22%) 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 53 (14.72%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.00%) Confluence
3 8 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 7 (1.94%) Moodle
5 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.83%) SAS
7 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.28%) Apache
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 297 (82.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 145 (40.28%) Microsoft Office
3 90 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 41 (11.39%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (2.50%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.94%) Camtasia
7 6 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (1.11%) Acrobat
8 4 (1.11%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.56%) InDesign
11 1 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.28%) Blender
11 1 (0.28%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.28%) Revit
11 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.28%) assyst
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle iSupplier
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.89%) Office 365
2 26 (7.22%) Azure
3 22 (6.11%) Power Platform
4 8 (2.22%) Lucidchart
5 6 (1.67%) SaaS
6 4 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.11%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.83%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.83%) PaaS
8 2 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.56%) AWS
8 2 (0.56%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.28%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.28%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.28%) G Suite
9 1 (0.28%) Google Docs
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.28%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (2.22%) DHCP
2 8 (2.22%) DNS
2 8 (2.22%) Wireless
3 7 (1.94%) Internet
4 6 (1.67%) 5G
4 6 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (1.67%) VPN
4 6 (1.67%) WebEx
5 5 (1.39%) 4G
5 5 (1.39%) Firewall
5 5 (1.39%) Skype
6 4 (1.11%) LAN
6 4 (1.11%) WAN
7 3 (0.83%) Intranet
7 3 (0.83%) Modbus
7 3 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (0.83%) WLAN
8 2 (0.56%) 3G
8 2 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.83%) Power BI
2 14 (3.89%) MS Access
2 14 (3.89%) Relational Database
3 7 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.11%) Data Lake
6 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.56%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.56%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.56%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.28%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.28%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.28%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 1 (0.28%) Semantic Layer
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 33 (9.17%) JIRA
2 4 (1.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.28%) Balsamiq
4 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.28%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.28%) LSMW
4 1 (0.28%) ProC
4 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.28%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 103 (28.61%) Finance
2 28 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 24 (6.67%) Public Sector
4 16 (4.44%) Law
4 16 (4.44%) Marketing
5 14 (3.89%) Banking
5 14 (3.89%) Legal
6 11 (3.06%) Publishing
7 8 (2.22%) Retail
8 6 (1.67%) General Ledger
8 6 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.39%) Electronics
10 4 (1.11%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.11%) Mandarin Language
11 3 (0.83%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.83%) Billing
11 3 (0.83%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.56%) Local Government
12 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (30.83%) Analyst
2 34 (9.44%) Business Analyst
3 30 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 23 (6.39%) Data Analyst
5 14 (3.89%) Developer
5 14 (3.89%) Junior
5 14 (3.89%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (3.33%) Support Officer
7 11 (3.06%) Designer
7 11 (3.06%) Financial Analyst
7 11 (3.06%) Test Analyst
8 10 (2.78%) Desktop Support
8 10 (2.78%) PMO Analyst
8 10 (2.78%) Senior Test Analyst
9 9 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (2.50%) Architect
9 9 (2.50%) Coordinator
9 9 (2.50%) IT Support
9 9 (2.50%) Project Officer
9 9 (2.50%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.61%) HTML
2 8 (2.22%) .NET
2 8 (2.22%) XML
3 7 (1.94%) CSS
4 4 (1.11%) jQuery
4 4 (1.11%) JSON
4 4 (1.11%) LDAP
5 2 (0.56%) SAML
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.28%) COM
6 1 (0.28%) DHTML
6 1 (0.28%) Matplotlib
6 1 (0.28%) MDX
6 1 (0.28%) NumPy
6 1 (0.28%) Pandas
6 1 (0.28%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.28%) SciPy
6 1 (0.28%) Seaborn
6 1 (0.28%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.83%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (2.50%) e-Learning
4 8 (2.22%) Learning Management System
4 8 (2.22%) Social Media
5 6 (1.67%) NHS
5 6 (1.67%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.39%) CMDB
6 5 (1.39%) Robotics
6 5 (1.39%) Smartphone
6 5 (1.39%) User Experience
7 4 (1.11%) Digital Signage
7 4 (1.11%) Fibre Optics
7 4 (1.11%) iPad
8 3 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.83%) EPoS
8 3 (0.83%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.83%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.94%) Windows
2 21 (5.83%) Windows 10
3 14 (3.89%) Windows 7
4 10 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.11%) Windows 2000
6 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.11%) Windows Vista
6 4 (1.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.56%) Unix
8 1 (0.28%) Android
8 1 (0.28%) Linux
8 1 (0.28%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (23.06%) Project Management
2 67 (18.61%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (16.94%) Problem-Solving
4 46 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (11.11%) Change Management
6 37 (10.28%) Data Analysis
6 37 (10.28%) Project Delivery
7 36 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 35 (9.72%) Risk Management
9 34 (9.44%) ITIL
10 28 (7.78%) Analytics
11 24 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (5.28%) Programme Management
13 18 (5.00%) Project Planning
13 18 (5.00%) Service Delivery
13 18 (5.00%) Waterfall
14 17 (4.72%) Decision-Making
15 16 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (4.44%) Scrum
15 16 (4.44%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.06%) SQL
2 13 (3.61%) Python
3 10 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.50%) C
5 7 (1.94%) C++
6 6 (1.67%) C#
6 6 (1.67%) Java
7 5 (1.39%) R
7 5 (1.39%) Ruby
7 5 (1.39%) VBA
7 5 (1.39%) VBScript
8 3 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.56%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.56%) VB
10 1 (0.28%) PHP
10 1 (0.28%) PROC SQL
10 1 (0.28%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 64 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 51 (14.17%) SC Cleared
3 41 (11.39%) Degree
4 10 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (2.22%) PMP
6 7 (1.94%) ISEB
7 6 (1.67%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.11%) BICSI Certification
9 4 (1.11%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.83%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.83%) RIBA
11 2 (0.56%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.56%) CIPD
11 2 (0.56%) CISM
11 2 (0.56%) HNC
11 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.17%) PMO
2 17 (4.72%) Data Quality
3 16 (4.44%) QA
4 5 (1.39%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.11%) SLA
6 3 (0.83%) GDPR
6 3 (0.83%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.56%) P3O
7 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.28%) Basel II
8 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.28%) EMIR
8 1 (0.28%) IFRS
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17025
8 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 35 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (3.33%) SCCM
2 6 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.11%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.11%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.56%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.56%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.28%) EnCase
5 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 162 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.72%) Adobe
3 15 (4.17%) SAP
4 13 (3.61%) Remedy
5 11 (3.06%) Oracle
5 11 (3.06%) ServiceNow
6 7 (1.94%) Blackboard
7 6 (1.67%) Bomgar
7 6 (1.67%) Citrix
7 6 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.67%) Tableau
8 5 (1.39%) Automation Anywhere
8 5 (1.39%) HP
9 4 (1.11%) Ariba
9 4 (1.11%) Google
9 4 (1.11%) Peregrine
9 4 (1.11%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 4 (1.11%) Snow
10 3 (0.83%) Apple
10 3 (0.83%) VMware