Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 234 249 213
Rank change year-on-year +15 -36 +7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 794 265 1,033
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.19% 1.00% 1.33%
As % of the Applications category 15.47% 12.79% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 181 603
10th Percentile £188 £134 £208
25th Percentile £313 £250 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +0.31%
75th Percentile £538 £525 £525
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £425 £375 £391
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.97% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 73
10th Percentile £13.91 £14.80 £9.00
25th Percentile £15.44 £19.72 £13.50
Median hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £18.75
Median % change year-on-year -31.43% +86.67% +0.62%
75th Percentile £38.75 £43.38 £33.75
90th Percentile £46.50 £51.75 £51.80
UK median hourly rate £21.82 £34.77 £17.83
% change year-on-year -37.24% +94.98% -3.73%

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 5,133 2,072 6,588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.71% 7.80% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,252 1,339 3,979
10th Percentile £150 £133 £143
25th Percentile £263 £220 £230
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £419 £380 £375
Median % change year-on-year +10.32% +1.33% -
75th Percentile £538 £500 £476
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £415 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.67% - +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 418 158 581
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
25th Percentile £13.25 £13.29 £13.25
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.99 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -7.85% +8.51% +6.06%
75th Percentile £25.75 £35.19 £25.25
90th Percentile £44.50 £49.13 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% +9.03%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +21 466 £475 +11.76% 93
South East -40 101 £400 -1.84% 34
North of England -39 80 £350 +40.00% 48
North West -23 59 £365 +46.00% 28
Midlands -47 46 £370 +34.55% 29
East of England -15 39 £324 +32.92% 20
West Midlands -45 28 £425 +112.50% 17
South West -32 26 £398 -18.46% 14
East Midlands -30 18 £333 -9.52% 12
Yorkshire -46 12 £425 +70.00% 14
North East -3 10 £336 +46.89% 6
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 628 (79.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 350 (44.08%) Social Skills
3 324 (40.81%) Microsoft
4 300 (37.78%) Finance
5 285 (35.89%) Microsoft Office
6 224 (28.21%) Project Management
7 199 (25.06%) Analytical Skills
8 197 (24.81%) MS Visio
9 194 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
10 140 (17.63%) Problem-Solving
11 124 (15.62%) PMO
11 124 (15.62%) Degree
12 98 (12.34%) Data Analysis
13 94 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
13 94 (11.84%) SQL
13 94 (11.84%) Decision-Making
14 93 (11.71%) Project Delivery
14 93 (11.71%) SharePoint
15 89 (11.21%) Microsoft Project
15 89 (11.21%) Banking
16 84 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
17 83 (10.45%) Presentation Skills
18 82 (10.33%) JIRA
19 79 (9.95%) Change Management
20 69 (8.69%) PRINCE2
20 69 (8.69%) Analytics
21 65 (8.19%) Marketing
22 64 (8.06%) Management Information System
22 64 (8.06%) Security Cleared
23 57 (7.18%) Risk Management

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 93 (11.71%) SharePoint
2 50 (6.30%) Confluence
3 17 (2.14%) Jupyter
4 11 (1.39%) Appian
5 7 (0.88%) IIS
5 7 (0.88%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.63%) Apache
6 5 (0.63%) nginx
6 5 (0.63%) SAS
6 5 (0.63%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.50%) CMS
7 4 (0.50%) Moodle
8 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.13%) CICS
9 1 (0.13%) Drupal
9 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 628 (79.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 285 (35.89%) Microsoft Office
3 197 (24.81%) MS Visio
4 89 (11.21%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (2.14%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (1.64%) InDesign
8 9 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
9 7 (0.88%) Adobe Premiere
10 4 (0.50%) Camtasia
11 3 (0.38%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.38%) CINEMA 4D
12 2 (0.25%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.25%) Revit
12 2 (0.25%) Snagit
13 1 (0.13%) Adobe XD
13 1 (0.13%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (0.63%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.50%) VisionPLUS
4 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.38%) Sprinklr
5 1 (0.13%) Actimize
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.13%) Eikon
5 1 (0.13%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.13%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.13%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Primavera
5 1 (0.13%) Sonata
5 1 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.13%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 53 (6.68%) Azure
2 50 (6.30%) Microsoft 365
2 50 (6.30%) Power Platform
3 18 (2.27%) AWS
4 12 (1.51%) Smartsheet
5 11 (1.39%) Collibra
5 11 (1.39%) GitHub
6 9 (1.13%) SaaS
7 8 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (0.88%) GCP
8 7 (0.88%) Google Workspace
8 7 (0.88%) Snowflake
9 6 (0.76%) PowerApps
9 6 (0.76%) Twilio
10 5 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (0.63%) Apigee
10 5 (0.63%) Lucidchart
10 5 (0.63%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.64%) Intranet
2 10 (1.26%) Firewall
3 9 (1.13%) Skype
4 7 (0.88%) LAN
4 7 (0.88%) NAS
4 7 (0.88%) SAN
5 6 (0.76%) Network Security
5 6 (0.76%) VoIP
5 6 (0.76%) Wireless
6 5 (0.63%) Kerberos
6 5 (0.63%) SSL
6 5 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.63%) VPN
7 4 (0.50%) 4G
7 4 (0.50%) DHCP
7 4 (0.50%) DMZ
7 4 (0.50%) DNS
7 4 (0.50%) SMS
7 4 (0.50%) WAN
7 4 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (5.92%) Power BI
2 29 (3.65%) Tableau
3 26 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (2.52%) QlikView
5 19 (2.39%) SQL Server
6 11 (1.39%) Metadata
6 11 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.88%) NoSQL
8 7 (0.88%) Qlik Sense
8 7 (0.88%) SAP HANA
9 6 (0.76%) Data Mining
9 6 (0.76%) MS Access
10 5 (0.63%) Big Data
11 4 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.50%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.50%) Spotfire
12 3 (0.38%) BigQuery
12 3 (0.38%) OLAP
12 3 (0.38%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 82 (10.33%) JIRA
2 14 (1.76%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.01%) TeamCity
4 7 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (0.63%) MSTest
6 4 (0.50%) Postman
6 4 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.25%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.25%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.25%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.25%) Ranorex
7 2 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.25%) Rational Statemate
7 2 (0.25%) Selenium
7 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.13%) VersionOne
8 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 350 (44.08%) Social Skills
2 300 (37.78%) Finance
3 199 (25.06%) Analytical Skills
4 89 (11.21%) Banking
5 83 (10.45%) Presentation Skills
6 65 (8.19%) Marketing
7 45 (5.67%) Public Sector
8 41 (5.16%) Organisational Skills
9 32 (4.03%) Legal
10 30 (3.78%) Front Office
11 29 (3.65%) Influencing Skills
12 28 (3.53%) Investment Banking
13 27 (3.40%) Retail
14 23 (2.90%) Telecoms
15 21 (2.64%) Documentation Skills
16 15 (1.89%) Manufacturing
17 14 (1.76%) Publishing
18 13 (1.64%) Law
19 12 (1.51%) Advertising
20 9 (1.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 284 (35.77%) Analyst
2 119 (14.99%) Business Analyst
3 82 (10.33%) Project Manager
4 48 (6.05%) Data Analyst
5 38 (4.79%) PMO Analyst
6 33 (4.16%) IT Analyst
7 29 (3.65%) Coordinator
8 26 (3.27%) Consultant
8 26 (3.27%) Developer
8 26 (3.27%) Financial Analyst
9 22 (2.77%) Support Officer
10 21 (2.64%) IT Business Analyst
10 21 (2.64%) Project Officer
11 20 (2.52%) Business IT Analyst
12 19 (2.39%) Administrator
12 19 (2.39%) Designer
12 19 (2.39%) Junior
12 19 (2.39%) Service Analyst
13 18 (2.27%) Data Business Analyst
13 18 (2.27%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.02%) HTML
2 23 (2.90%) XML
3 15 (1.89%) D3.js
3 15 (1.89%) Shiny
4 12 (1.51%) .NET
4 12 (1.51%) CSS
5 11 (1.39%) JSON
6 8 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
7 7 (0.88%) OAuth
7 7 (0.88%) OpenID
8 6 (0.76%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.76%) LDAP
8 6 (0.76%) Pandas
9 5 (0.63%) 802.1X
9 5 (0.63%) OAuth2
9 5 (0.63%) SailPoint
9 5 (0.63%) SAML
9 5 (0.63%) SPNEGO
9 5 (0.63%) Web Services
9 5 (0.63%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.06%) Management Information System
2 32 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
3 24 (3.02%) Social Media
4 20 (2.52%) User Experience
5 18 (2.27%) PMI
6 17 (2.14%) Algorithms
6 17 (2.14%) Data Centre
6 17 (2.14%) Taxonomies
7 15 (1.89%) Digital Media
8 13 (1.64%) Animation
9 10 (1.26%) CMDB
9 10 (1.26%) Derivative
10 9 (1.13%) PKI
11 8 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
11 8 (1.01%) e-Learning
11 8 (1.01%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.01%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.01%) Wiki
12 7 (0.88%) Learning Management System
12 7 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 54 (6.80%) Windows
2 30 (3.78%) Windows 10
3 13 (1.64%) Apple iOS
3 13 (1.64%) Unix
4 5 (0.63%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.50%) Linux
6 3 (0.38%) Android
7 1 (0.13%) AIX
7 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.13%) Solaris
7 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (28.21%) Project Management
2 194 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (17.63%) Problem-Solving
4 98 (12.34%) Data Analysis
5 94 (11.84%) Decision-Making
5 94 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 93 (11.71%) Project Delivery
7 84 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
8 79 (9.95%) Change Management
9 69 (8.69%) Analytics
9 69 (8.69%) PRINCE2
10 57 (7.18%) Risk Management
11 56 (7.05%) Business Case
12 53 (6.68%) Business Analysis
13 52 (6.55%) ITIL
14 51 (6.42%) Programme Management
14 51 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 51 (6.42%) Visualisation
15 49 (6.17%) Workshop Facilitation
16 46 (5.79%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (11.84%) SQL
2 44 (5.54%) VBA
3 30 (3.78%) Python
4 21 (2.64%) C#
5 19 (2.39%) R
6 16 (2.02%) JavaScript
7 15 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 12 (1.51%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.13%) VB
10 8 (1.01%) Java
11 7 (0.88%) C
12 3 (0.38%) Ada
12 3 (0.38%) SPARQL
13 2 (0.25%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.25%) PHP
14 1 (0.13%) C++
14 1 (0.13%) COBOL
14 1 (0.13%) Perl
14 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 124 (15.62%) Degree
2 64 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 42 (5.29%) SC Cleared
4 29 (3.65%) PMI Certification
5 16 (2.02%) ISEB
6 14 (1.76%) ISEB Practitioner
7 13 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (1.51%) PMP
9 10 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.13%) CISSP
11 6 (0.76%) ACCA
11 6 (0.76%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (0.63%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.50%) CISM
13 4 (0.50%) GIAC
13 4 (0.50%) HND
14 3 (0.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (15.62%) PMO
2 48 (6.05%) Data Quality
3 36 (4.53%) QA
4 21 (2.64%) MiFID
5 17 (2.14%) GDPR
6 13 (1.64%) SLA
7 10 (1.26%) P3O
8 8 (1.01%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (1.01%) EMIR
8 8 (1.01%) ISO 22301
9 7 (0.88%) GRC
10 5 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.38%) Basel III
11 3 (0.38%) ISO 31000
11 3 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.25%) Accessibility
12 2 (0.25%) COBIT
12 2 (0.25%) FATCA
12 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.13%) GAAP
System Software
1 17 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.38%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.25%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (1.01%) HP ALM
1 8 (1.01%) SCCM
2 7 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.63%) Ansible
3 5 (0.63%) CA Single Sign-On
3 5 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.25%) Puppet
6 2 (0.25%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.13%) Control-M
7 1 (0.13%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 324 (40.81%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.04%) Salesforce.com
3 39 (4.91%) ServiceNow
4 36 (4.53%) Alteryx
5 35 (4.41%) Adobe
6 27 (3.40%) SAP
7 24 (3.02%) Oracle
8 14 (1.76%) Google
9 11 (1.39%) Informatica
10 10 (1.26%) Bloomberg
10 10 (1.26%) HP
11 9 (1.13%) VMware
11 9 (1.13%) Workday
12 8 (1.01%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.76%) Automation Anywhere
13 6 (0.76%) Planview
14 5 (0.63%) Ariba
14 5 (0.63%) BMC
14 5 (0.63%) CA
14 5 (0.63%) Cisco