Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 211 184 168
Rank change year-on-year -27 -16 -16
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 1,256 1,356 1,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.38% 1.46% 1.63%
As % of the Applications category 16.66% 16.38% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 803 888
England median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -1.41%
10th Percentile £205 £168 £171
90th Percentile £650 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 82 71
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +8.75% +8.11%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.26 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.60 £43.98 £41.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.84% +1.88% +1.47%

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 7,538 8,277 8,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.26% 8.94% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,420 5,127 4,800
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £145 £143 £150
90th Percentile £556 £575 £525
UK median daily rate £373 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +6.57% +1.45% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 689 688 810
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.30 £34.50 £39.55
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% - -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +5 621 £450 +15.38% 96
South East -15 307 £425 +41.67% 54
North of England -15 130 £350 +3.70% 45
Midlands +8 91 £363 +11.54% 21
West Midlands -23 62 £325 - 15
North West -8 59 £325 +8.33% 26
East of England -12 58 £338 -26.43% 18
Yorkshire -22 50 £300 -11.11% 15
South West -71 41 £265 -32.91% 23
East Midlands +12 29 £373 +19.20% 6
North East -2 21 £375 -6.25% 4
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1,072 (85.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 598 (47.61%) Microsoft
3 470 (37.42%) Microsoft Office
4 432 (34.39%) Finance
5 424 (33.76%) Project Management
6 282 (22.45%) MS Visio
7 241 (19.19%) Microsoft Project
7 241 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
8 226 (17.99%) PMO
9 221 (17.60%) SharePoint
10 219 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
11 182 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 172 (13.69%) Change Management
13 167 (13.30%) JIRA
14 163 (12.98%) Problem-Solving
15 146 (11.62%) Degree
16 119 (9.47%) ITIL
17 114 (9.08%) SQL
18 109 (8.68%) Windows
19 106 (8.44%) PRINCE2
20 95 (7.56%) Telecoms
21 94 (7.48%) Change Control
22 92 (7.32%) Security Cleared
23 91 (7.25%) Analytics
24 89 (7.09%) Management Information System
25 87 (6.93%) Programme Management
26 80 (6.37%) Oracle
27 79 (6.29%) SC Cleared
28 77 (6.13%) Data Analysis
29 75 (5.97%) Active Directory

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
1 221 (17.60%) SharePoint
2 60 (4.78%) Confluence
3 35 (2.79%) IIS
4 34 (2.71%) Apache
4 34 (2.71%) Tomcat
5 23 (1.83%) CMS
6 17 (1.35%) Skype for Business
7 15 (1.19%) TPMS
8 14 (1.11%) SAS
9 11 (0.88%) MS Exchange
10 10 (0.80%) nginx
11 8 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.56%) Drupal
13 5 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.32%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.16%) IBM Domino
16 2 (0.16%) MS Project Server
16 2 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1,072 (85.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 470 (37.42%) Microsoft Office
3 282 (22.45%) MS Visio
4 241 (19.19%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (1.51%) Photoshop
6 18 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 12 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.72%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.48%) Open Workbench
11 5 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
11 5 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
11 5 (0.40%) InDesign
11 5 (0.40%) InVision
12 4 (0.32%) AutoCAD
12 4 (0.32%) Final Cut Pro
13 3 (0.24%) Camtasia
13 3 (0.24%) SPSS
14 2 (0.16%) Stata
15 1 (0.080%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 14 (1.11%) HiPortfolio
2 6 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
2 6 (0.48%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 6 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (0.48%) Workday HCM
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.32%) SAP WM
5 3 (0.24%) CA PPM
5 3 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.16%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.16%) Loan IQ
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.16%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 56 (4.46%) Office 365
2 15 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.11%) OneDrive
4 12 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.96%) Trello
5 10 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
6 9 (0.72%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.56%) SaaS
8 6 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (0.24%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 3 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.24%) Taleo
11 2 (0.16%) IaaS
11 2 (0.16%) PaaS
11 2 (0.16%) Yammer
12 1 (0.080%) GitHub
12 1 (0.080%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.080%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.31%) LAN
1 29 (2.31%) Skype
2 25 (1.99%) WAN
3 24 (1.91%) Wireshark
4 23 (1.83%) Wireless
5 20 (1.59%) Internet
6 15 (1.19%) VPN
7 14 (1.11%) Intranet
8 12 (0.96%) Multicast
8 12 (0.96%) OSPF
9 10 (0.80%) IPsec
9 10 (0.80%) Kerberos
9 10 (0.80%) SSL
9 10 (0.80%) VoIP
9 10 (0.80%) WLAN
10 9 (0.72%) DNS
10 9 (0.72%) SNMP
10 9 (0.72%) SSH
10 9 (0.72%) TCP/IP
10 9 (0.72%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (2.71%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
3 26 (2.07%) Power BI
4 17 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (1.35%) Oracle OWB
4 17 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (0.88%) MS Access
6 9 (0.72%) Relational Database
6 9 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (0.64%) QlikView
8 7 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.48%) Base SAS
9 6 (0.48%) DTS
9 6 (0.48%) Spotfire
10 5 (0.40%) Pentaho
11 4 (0.32%) Big Data
11 4 (0.32%) Cognos Connection
11 4 (0.32%) GIS
11 4 (0.32%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.24%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 167 (13.30%) JIRA
2 8 (0.64%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.40%) Selenium
4 5 (0.40%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.32%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (0.24%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.24%) Maven
6 3 (0.24%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.16%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.16%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.16%) Subversion
7 2 (0.16%) TestNG
7 2 (0.16%) Toad
7 2 (0.16%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.080%) Mocha
8 1 (0.080%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.080%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 432 (34.39%) Finance
2 95 (7.56%) Telecoms
3 72 (5.73%) Banking
4 71 (5.65%) Marketing
5 43 (3.42%) Retail
6 32 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 26 (2.07%) Billing
8 24 (1.91%) Law
8 24 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.83%) Legal
10 22 (1.75%) Back Office
11 20 (1.59%) Mandarin Language
12 16 (1.27%) Investment Banking
13 13 (1.04%) Publishing
14 10 (0.80%) Advertising
15 9 (0.72%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.72%) Front Office
16 8 (0.64%) Games
17 7 (0.56%) Automotive
17 7 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 450 (35.83%) Analyst
2 137 (10.91%) Business Analyst
2 137 (10.91%) Project Manager
3 79 (6.29%) Coordinator
4 75 (5.97%) PMO Analyst
5 52 (4.14%) Consultant
6 48 (3.82%) Project Coordinator
7 44 (3.50%) Support Analyst
8 43 (3.42%) Administrator
8 43 (3.42%) Data Analyst
9 33 (2.63%) Service Analyst
10 30 (2.39%) Support Engineer
11 28 (2.23%) Developer
11 28 (2.23%) Technical Analyst
12 24 (1.91%) Applications Engineer
13 22 (1.75%) Financial Analyst
13 22 (1.75%) IT Analyst
13 22 (1.75%) Junior
13 22 (1.75%) Technical Business Analyst
14 21 (1.67%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (2.95%) SailPoint
2 23 (1.83%) HTML
3 13 (1.04%) LDAP
3 13 (1.04%) XML
4 12 (0.96%) .NET
4 12 (0.96%) SAML
4 12 (0.96%) Web Services
5 10 (0.80%) SPNEGO
5 10 (0.80%) WCF
5 10 (0.80%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 9 (0.72%) Middleware
7 7 (0.56%) CSS
8 6 (0.48%) Flash
8 6 (0.48%) REST
9 5 (0.40%) SOAP
10 4 (0.32%) OAuth
11 3 (0.24%) D3.js
12 2 (0.16%) Kafka
12 2 (0.16%) OpenID
12 2 (0.16%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 241 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (7.09%) Management Information System
3 71 (5.65%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (2.23%) e-Learning
4 28 (2.23%) User Experience
5 25 (1.99%) Virtual Team
6 20 (1.59%) FMCG
7 18 (1.43%) Data Centre
8 16 (1.27%) Social Media
9 15 (1.19%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.11%) Driving Licence
10 14 (1.11%) Learning Management System
10 14 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
10 14 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
11 13 (1.04%) Equities
11 13 (1.04%) Graphic Design
11 13 (1.04%) PKI
11 13 (1.04%) PMI
11 13 (1.04%) Smartphone
12 12 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 109 (8.68%) Windows
2 53 (4.22%) Windows 10
3 30 (2.39%) Unix
4 29 (2.31%) Windows 7
5 15 (1.19%) Solaris
5 15 (1.19%) VME
6 14 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.96%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.64%) Linux
9 7 (0.56%) Android
9 7 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.32%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.080%) OS/400
12 1 (0.080%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.080%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.080%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (33.76%) Project Management
2 219 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 172 (13.69%) Change Management
5 163 (12.98%) Problem-Solving
6 119 (9.47%) ITIL
7 106 (8.44%) PRINCE2
8 94 (7.48%) Change Control
9 91 (7.25%) Analytics
10 87 (6.93%) Programme Management
11 77 (6.13%) Data Analysis
12 71 (5.65%) Decision-Making
13 70 (5.57%) Risk Management
14 69 (5.49%) Time Management
15 68 (5.41%) Business Analysis
16 61 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
17 58 (4.62%) Project Governance
18 51 (4.06%) Asset Management
19 50 (3.98%) Collaborative Working
19 50 (3.98%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 114 (9.08%) SQL
2 55 (4.38%) Python
3 27 (2.15%) VBA
4 23 (1.83%) C
5 22 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 17 (1.35%) Java
7 15 (1.19%) Korn
7 15 (1.19%) Shell Script
8 13 (1.04%) R
9 11 (0.88%) JavaScript
10 8 (0.64%) MATLAB
10 8 (0.64%) PHP
11 7 (0.56%) Perl
11 7 (0.56%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.48%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.48%) VB
13 4 (0.32%) C#
13 4 (0.32%) C++
14 3 (0.24%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 146 (11.62%) Degree
2 92 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 79 (6.29%) SC Cleared
4 34 (2.71%) PMI Certification
5 25 (1.99%) ISEB
6 24 (1.91%) PMP
6 24 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 13 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (0.96%) ACCA
8 12 (0.96%) CIMA
9 10 (0.80%) CIPD
9 10 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (0.80%) Master's Degree
9 10 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.72%) HP MASE
10 9 (0.72%) MCSE
11 8 (0.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 7 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (17.99%) PMO
2 63 (5.02%) QA
3 27 (2.15%) GDPR
4 18 (1.43%) SLA
5 13 (1.04%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.56%) P3O
7 5 (0.40%) CDISC
7 5 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.24%) IFRS
10 2 (0.16%) ARP4754
10 2 (0.16%) Def Stans
10 2 (0.16%) GAAP
10 2 (0.16%) GxP
10 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.16%) MiFID
10 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.080%) FATCA
System Software
1 75 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.72%) FreeRADIUS
4 7 (0.56%) BitLocker
5 5 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.24%) Firmware
6 3 (0.24%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.16%) XenApp
8 1 (0.080%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.080%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.080%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.080%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.080%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.080%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (2.95%) Single Sign-On
2 30 (2.39%) SCCM
3 14 (1.11%) AirWatch
3 14 (1.11%) Oracle ZFS
4 12 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (0.88%) CA Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.48%) Ansible
7 5 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.32%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.24%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (0.24%) Grafana
9 3 (0.24%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.24%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.16%) Nagios
10 2 (0.16%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.16%) Puppet
10 2 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 598 (47.61%) Microsoft
2 80 (6.37%) Oracle
3 62 (4.94%) SAP
4 59 (4.70%) ServiceNow
5 41 (3.26%) Workday
6 37 (2.95%) Remedy
6 37 (2.95%) Tableau
7 36 (2.87%) Adobe
8 31 (2.47%) HP
9 23 (1.83%) VMware
10 22 (1.75%) Google
11 19 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (1.43%) Cisco
12 18 (1.43%) iManage
13 17 (1.35%) Citrix
14 13 (1.04%) BMC
14 13 (1.04%) CA
15 12 (0.96%) Aruba
15 12 (0.96%) Dell
16 11 (0.88%) hybris