Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 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
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 242 259 216
Rank change year-on-year +17 -43 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 808 329 836
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.16% 0.98% 1.27%
As % of the Applications category 15.30% 13.53% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 214 516
10th Percentile £166 £123 £188
25th Percentile £313 £255 £275
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £435 £377 £388
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.71% -3.13%
75th Percentile £550 £500 £525
90th Percentile £654 £588 £625
UK median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 19 38
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.93 £9.00
25th Percentile £23.63 £21.72 £12.59
Median hourly rate £38.13 £34.53 £21.72
Median % change year-on-year +10.41% +59.00% +8.59%
75th Percentile £43.75 £42.75 £33.75
90th Percentile £46.50 £52.40 £60.25
UK median hourly rate £29.75 £30.00 £20.21
% change year-on-year -0.83% +48.48% +3.62%

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 5,280 2,431 5,763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.58% 7.25% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,419 1,556 3,454
10th Percentile £150 £135 £140
25th Percentile £250 £213 £213
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £420 £372 £360
Median % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% -4.00%
75th Percentile £538 £488 £475
90th Percentile £625 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £370 £360
% change year-on-year +15.02% +2.64% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 196 568
10th Percentile £10.77 £12.31 £11.32
25th Percentile £13.76 £13.65 £13.50
Median hourly rate £19.11 £21.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -9.01% +20.00% +9.38%
75th Percentile £36.00 £37.63 £23.48
90th Percentile £49.25 £50.75 £44.83
UK median hourly rate £19.22 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -8.50% +20.00% +9.38%

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 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022. 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 +13 458 £500 +25.00% 82
South East -11 127 £372 -8.79% 39
North of England -17 80 £328 +52.33% 34
North West -3 63 £299 -29.71% 18
South West -30 42 £350 -26.32% 14
Midlands -51 35 £388 +9.54% 26
East of England -35 34 £400 -7.25% 19
West Midlands -45 26 £375 +17.19% 14
Yorkshire -40 16 £363 +55.91% 10
East Midlands -35 9 £430 +17.01% 12
North East -5 2 £425 +359.91% 7
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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.

1 631 (78.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 368 (45.54%) Social Skills
3 344 (42.57%) Microsoft
4 284 (35.15%) Finance
5 282 (34.90%) Microsoft Office
6 246 (30.45%) Project Management
7 212 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
8 197 (24.38%) Analytical Skills
9 174 (21.53%) MS Visio
10 134 (16.58%) PMO
11 125 (15.47%) Degree
12 124 (15.35%) Problem-Solving
13 115 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
14 109 (13.49%) Project Delivery
15 97 (12.00%) Decision-Making
16 95 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
17 93 (11.51%) SharePoint
18 92 (11.39%) Banking
19 91 (11.26%) JIRA
20 84 (10.40%) SQL
21 82 (10.15%) Change Management
22 81 (10.02%) PRINCE2
23 77 (9.53%) Data Analysis
24 74 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
24 74 (9.16%) Analytics
25 67 (8.29%) Public Sector
26 66 (8.17%) Power Platform
27 63 (7.80%) Presentation Skills
27 63 (7.80%) Management Information System
28 61 (7.55%) 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 (11.51%) SharePoint
2 57 (7.05%) Confluence
3 14 (1.73%) Moodle
4 10 (1.24%) SAS
5 8 (0.99%) Appian
5 8 (0.99%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.62%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.50%) CMS
8 3 (0.37%) IIS
9 2 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.12%) Apache
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.12%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.12%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.12%) nginx
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 631 (78.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 282 (34.90%) Microsoft Office
3 174 (21.53%) MS Visio
4 95 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
5 34 (4.21%) Photoshop
6 32 (3.96%) InDesign
7 24 (2.97%) Spreadsheet
8 18 (2.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (1.98%) Adobe After Effects
9 16 (1.98%) Adobe Premiere
10 15 (1.86%) Camtasia
11 14 (1.73%) Adobe Captivate
11 14 (1.73%) Snagit
12 9 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 4 (0.50%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.37%) AutoCAD
15 2 (0.25%) Blender
15 2 (0.25%) Open Workbench
15 2 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
16 1 (0.12%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (0.62%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.50%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.25%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.25%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.25%) Sprinklr
6 1 (0.12%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.12%) Eikon
6 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.12%) HFM
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.12%) Primavera
6 1 (0.12%) SessionCam
6 1 (0.12%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.12%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 66 (8.17%) Power Platform
2 59 (7.30%) Microsoft 365
3 58 (7.18%) Azure
4 18 (2.23%) GitHub
5 17 (2.10%) AWS
6 11 (1.36%) Smartsheet
7 10 (1.24%) SaaS
8 8 (0.99%) Collibra
9 7 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
9 7 (0.87%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.87%) Snowflake
10 6 (0.74%) Google Sheets
11 5 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.62%) Google Workspace
11 5 (0.62%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.50%) Miro
12 4 (0.50%) PaaS
13 3 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
13 3 (0.37%) GCP
13 3 (0.37%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.98%) Intranet
2 10 (1.24%) VPN
3 9 (1.11%) FIX Connectivity
3 9 (1.11%) Skype
4 7 (0.87%) LAN
5 6 (0.74%) DHCP
5 6 (0.74%) DNS
5 6 (0.74%) NAS
5 6 (0.74%) WAN
6 5 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (0.50%) SAN
7 4 (0.50%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.50%) Wireless
8 3 (0.37%) Firewall
8 3 (0.37%) Network Security
8 3 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.25%) 4G
9 2 (0.25%) DMZ
9 2 (0.25%) Internet
9 2 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (7.43%) Power BI
2 33 (4.08%) Tableau
3 25 (3.09%) Metadata
4 21 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
5 20 (2.48%) SQL Server
6 13 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (1.49%) Qlik Sense
8 9 (1.11%) Big Data
8 9 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (0.99%) QlikView
10 7 (0.87%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.74%) GIS
12 5 (0.62%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.62%) MarkLogic
12 5 (0.62%) Neo4j
12 5 (0.62%) Stardog
12 5 (0.62%) Text Mining
12 5 (0.62%) TigerGraph
12 5 (0.62%) Triplestore
13 4 (0.50%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 91 (11.26%) JIRA
2 16 (1.98%) TeamCity
3 14 (1.73%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.24%) Git (software)
5 7 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (0.62%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.37%) MSTest
9 2 (0.25%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.25%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.25%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.25%) Selenium
9 2 (0.25%) VersionOne
9 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.12%) GitLab
10 1 (0.12%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.12%) RequisitePro
10 1 (0.12%) SilkTest
General
1 368 (45.54%) Social Skills
2 284 (35.15%) Finance
3 197 (24.38%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (11.39%) Banking
5 67 (8.29%) Public Sector
6 63 (7.80%) Presentation Skills
7 61 (7.55%) Organisational Skills
8 58 (7.18%) Marketing
9 37 (4.58%) Front Office
10 36 (4.46%) Investment Banking
10 36 (4.46%) Telecoms
11 33 (4.08%) Publishing
12 32 (3.96%) Influencing Skills
13 25 (3.09%) Legal
14 16 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
14 16 (1.98%) Retail
15 14 (1.73%) Documentation Skills
16 12 (1.49%) Advertising
17 11 (1.36%) French Language
17 11 (1.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 242 (29.95%) Analyst
2 120 (14.85%) Business Analyst
3 70 (8.66%) Project Manager
4 45 (5.57%) Data Analyst
5 38 (4.70%) Coordinator
6 36 (4.46%) PMO Analyst
7 31 (3.84%) Designer
8 30 (3.71%) Consultant
9 24 (2.97%) IT Analyst
10 21 (2.60%) Project Coordinator
10 21 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (2.48%) Developer
12 18 (2.23%) Financial Analyst
12 18 (2.23%) Front Office Business Analyst
12 18 (2.23%) Junior
12 18 (2.23%) Project Officer
13 17 (2.10%) Support Officer
14 15 (1.86%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
15 14 (1.73%) Programme Manager
15 14 (1.73%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.21%) XML
2 16 (1.98%) FIX Protocol
3 14 (1.73%) HTML
3 14 (1.73%) JSON
4 10 (1.24%) Pandas
5 8 (0.99%) .NET
6 7 (0.87%) CSS
7 6 (0.74%) pytest
7 6 (0.74%) REST
8 5 (0.62%) ADO
8 5 (0.62%) JSON-LD
8 5 (0.62%) SWRL
9 4 (0.50%) GraphX
9 4 (0.50%) Middleware
9 4 (0.50%) NetworkX
9 4 (0.50%) NumPy
9 4 (0.50%) PyTorch
9 4 (0.50%) TensorFlow
10 3 (0.37%) Matplotlib
10 3 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.80%) Management Information System
2 47 (5.82%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (2.48%) PMI
4 18 (2.23%) Animation
5 16 (1.98%) Data Centre
5 16 (1.98%) Learning Management System
5 16 (1.98%) Taxonomies
6 15 (1.86%) Derivative
6 15 (1.86%) Digital Media
7 14 (1.73%) SCORM
7 14 (1.73%) Social Media
7 14 (1.73%) Video Editing
8 13 (1.61%) User Experience
9 11 (1.36%) e-Learning
9 11 (1.36%) Renewable Energy
9 11 (1.36%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.24%) Fixed Income
11 8 (0.99%) CMDB
12 6 (0.74%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (7.18%) Windows
2 25 (3.09%) Unix
3 23 (2.85%) Windows 10
4 15 (1.86%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.11%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.62%) Linux
7 4 (0.50%) Android
7 4 (0.50%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.50%) VMS
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.12%) Solaris
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (30.45%) Project Management
2 212 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (15.35%) Problem-Solving
4 115 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 109 (13.49%) Project Delivery
6 97 (12.00%) Decision-Making
7 82 (10.15%) Change Management
8 81 (10.02%) PRINCE2
9 77 (9.53%) Data Analysis
10 74 (9.16%) Analytics
10 74 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
11 61 (7.55%) Risk Management
12 54 (6.68%) Programme Management
12 54 (6.68%) Visualisation
13 52 (6.44%) Business Case
13 52 (6.44%) Waterfall
14 48 (5.94%) ITIL
15 46 (5.69%) Business Analysis
15 46 (5.69%) Data Management
15 46 (5.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 84 (10.40%) SQL
2 26 (3.22%) VBA
3 20 (2.48%) Python
4 15 (1.86%) C#
5 14 (1.73%) C
6 11 (1.36%) T-SQL
7 10 (1.24%) JavaScript
8 7 (0.87%) R
9 5 (0.62%) Ada
9 5 (0.62%) Java
9 5 (0.62%) SPARQL
10 4 (0.50%) DCL
10 4 (0.50%) Perl
10 4 (0.50%) PHP
10 4 (0.50%) VB
11 3 (0.37%) C++
11 3 (0.37%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.25%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.25%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 125 (15.47%) Degree
2 59 (7.30%) Security Cleared
3 34 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 33 (4.08%) PMI Certification
5 23 (2.85%) PMP
6 13 (1.61%) ISEB
7 11 (1.36%) ISEB Practitioner
7 11 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (0.99%) ACCA
9 8 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.87%) DBS Check
11 6 (0.74%) CISM
11 6 (0.74%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.62%) CIMA
12 5 (0.62%) CISA
12 5 (0.62%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.62%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (16.58%) PMO
2 41 (5.07%) Data Quality
3 36 (4.46%) QA
4 26 (3.22%) MiFID
5 16 (1.98%) EMIR
5 16 (1.98%) GDPR
6 15 (1.86%) Dodd-Frank
7 9 (1.11%) Accessibility
7 9 (1.11%) GRC
8 8 (0.99%) ISO 22301
8 8 (0.99%) P3O
9 6 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.74%) SLA
10 5 (0.62%) ITGC
11 4 (0.50%) Basel III
11 4 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.37%) COBIT
12 3 (0.37%) FATCA
12 3 (0.37%) IFRS
12 3 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.50%) BitLocker
3 3 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.12%) Firmware
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.24%) SCCM
2 8 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.50%) HP ALM
3 4 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.37%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 2 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.25%) Puppet
5 2 (0.25%) WSUS
6 1 (0.12%) Ansible
6 1 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.12%) SCOM
6 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.12%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 344 (42.57%) Microsoft
2 53 (6.56%) Adobe
3 35 (4.33%) ServiceNow
4 34 (4.21%) Oracle
5 30 (3.71%) SAP
6 26 (3.22%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (2.60%) Google
8 18 (2.23%) Alteryx
9 16 (1.98%) Bloomberg
10 14 (1.73%) Avid
11 10 (1.24%) IBM
11 10 (1.24%) Planview
12 9 (1.11%) HP
12 9 (1.11%) ION Trading
12 9 (1.11%) MarketAxess
12 9 (1.11%) Tradeweb
12 9 (1.11%) Workday
13 8 (0.99%) Informatica
13 8 (0.99%) Marketo
14 7 (0.87%) Atlassian