Period
to 23 October 2017

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 October 2017 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 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 171 145
Rank change year-on-year -7 -26 -22
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 1345 1582 1755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.46% 1.62% 1.69%
As % of the Applications category 16.44% 17.66% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 942 1076
England median daily rate £374 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.86% -6.67% +6.99%
10th Percentile £181 £158 £181
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
UK median daily rate £366 £350 £369
% change year-on-year +4.46% -5.15% +5.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 90 91
England median hourly rate £21.00 £19.61 £17.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.09% +10.17% -1.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.59 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.85 £38.75 £43.25
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £19.81 £18.25
% change year-on-year +3.51% +8.52% +1.39%

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 8183 8956 10852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.88% 9.17% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4987 5230 6360
England median daily rate £361 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £150 £145 £155
90th Percentile £563 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £335 £349
% change year-on-year +4.48% -4.01% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 633 902 1053
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £40.50 £36.00
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% -

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 October 2017.

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 October 2017.

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 October 2017. 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 -45 605 £400 +6.67% 41
South East +35 378 £345 +6.15% 17
North of England +14 129 £300 -22.58% 21
Midlands -19 101 £355 +10.94% 3
South West -11 66 £364 +32.27% 6
West Midlands -14 65 £340 +4.13% 3
East of England -35 62 £339 -3.14% 5
North West -22 60 £313 -28.57% 14
Yorkshire +9 55 £275 -10.57% 5
East Midlands -5 34 £388 +156.62%
North East +65 14 £395 -19.39% 2
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 1140 (84.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 524 (38.96%) Microsoft
3 459 (34.13%) Microsoft Office
4 455 (33.83%) Finance
5 352 (26.17%) Project Management
6 348 (25.87%) MS Visio
7 264 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
8 257 (19.11%) PMO
9 227 (16.88%) Microsoft Project
10 216 (16.06%) SharePoint
11 195 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
12 183 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 146 (10.86%) Banking
14 143 (10.63%) PRINCE2
15 142 (10.56%) Degree
16 129 (9.59%) Windows
17 122 (9.07%) ITIL
18 106 (7.88%) Telecoms
18 106 (7.88%) Programme Management
19 104 (7.73%) Risk Management
20 100 (7.43%) Marketing
21 97 (7.21%) Change Management
21 97 (7.21%) SQL
22 94 (6.99%) Analytics
23 93 (6.91%) Data Analysis
24 90 (6.69%) SAP
25 87 (6.47%) Management Information System
26 86 (6.39%) Service Management
27 78 (5.80%) Security Cleared
28 71 (5.28%) Migration

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
1 216 (16.06%) SharePoint
2 33 (2.45%) SAS
3 14 (1.04%) CMS
4 12 (0.89%) Confluence
4 12 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (0.82%) MS Project Server
6 9 (0.67%) IIS
6 9 (0.67%) MS Exchange
7 8 (0.59%) Skype for Business
8 6 (0.45%) Marvel
9 5 (0.37%) Apache
9 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.37%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.30%) Documentum
10 4 (0.30%) nginx
10 4 (0.30%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.22%) Drupal
11 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.22%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1140 (84.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 459 (34.13%) Microsoft Office
3 348 (25.87%) MS Visio
4 227 (16.88%) Microsoft Project
5 32 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
6 29 (2.16%) Photoshop
7 26 (1.93%) Adobe Illustrator
8 20 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 10 (0.74%) InDesign
10 9 (0.67%) Adobe Captivate
11 8 (0.59%) InVision
12 7 (0.52%) SPSS
13 6 (0.45%) Acrobat
13 6 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
14 4 (0.30%) Stata
15 3 (0.22%) Maya
16 2 (0.15%) AutoCAD
16 2 (0.15%) Revit
17 1 (0.074%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 21 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.74%) SAP GRC
4 8 (0.59%) SAP IS-U
5 7 (0.52%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.45%) Temenos T24
7 5 (0.37%) Maximo
7 5 (0.37%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.30%) Temenos Globus
9 3 (0.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 3 (0.22%) CA PPM
9 3 (0.22%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.15%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.15%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.15%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 47 (3.49%) Office 365
2 23 (1.71%) Google Drive
3 15 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.82%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.67%) G Suite
6 8 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.37%) GitHub
8 5 (0.37%) IBM Blueworks
8 5 (0.37%) Yammer
9 4 (0.30%) AdWords
10 3 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.22%) SaaS
10 3 (0.22%) Slack
10 3 (0.22%) Trello
11 2 (0.15%) Akamai
11 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.074%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.78%) TCP/IP
2 23 (1.71%) Internet
3 20 (1.49%) LAN
4 15 (1.12%) VPN
4 15 (1.12%) WAN
5 14 (1.04%) Firewall
6 13 (0.97%) Intranet
7 12 (0.89%) SMS
8 9 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
8 9 (0.67%) SSL
8 9 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (0.52%) BGP
9 7 (0.52%) MPLS
9 7 (0.52%) Multicast
9 7 (0.52%) OSPF
9 7 (0.52%) Skype
10 6 (0.45%) ATM
10 6 (0.45%) IPv6
11 5 (0.37%) WebEx
12 4 (0.30%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (3.35%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.78%) MS Access
3 21 (1.56%) Big Data
3 21 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (1.19%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (1.04%) QlikView
7 12 (0.89%) Data Mining
7 12 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (0.67%) Power BI
9 9 (0.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 7 (0.52%) Base SAS
10 7 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (0.52%) Qlik Sense
11 6 (0.45%) GIS
11 6 (0.45%) OLAP
12 5 (0.37%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 51 (3.79%) JIRA
2 7 (0.52%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.22%) MSI
4 3 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.22%) ReSharper
5 2 (0.15%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.074%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.074%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.074%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.074%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.074%) Maven
6 1 (0.074%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.074%) Selenium
6 1 (0.074%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.074%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 455 (33.83%) Finance
2 146 (10.86%) Banking
3 106 (7.88%) Telecoms
4 100 (7.43%) Marketing
5 59 (4.39%) Legal
6 54 (4.01%) Retail
7 40 (2.97%) Investment Banking
8 26 (1.93%) Law
8 26 (1.93%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.86%) Retail Banking
10 23 (1.71%) Front Office
10 23 (1.71%) Mandarin Language
11 22 (1.64%) Back Office
12 21 (1.56%) Advertising
13 19 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 18 (1.34%) Billing
15 17 (1.26%) Electronics
16 11 (0.82%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.74%) French Language
17 10 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 464 (34.50%) Analyst
2 144 (10.71%) Business Analyst
3 126 (9.37%) Project Manager
4 80 (5.95%) PMO Analyst
5 76 (5.65%) Coordinator
6 59 (4.39%) Project Coordinator
7 49 (3.64%) Consultant
8 45 (3.35%) Administrator
9 39 (2.90%) Service Analyst
10 35 (2.60%) Data Analyst
10 35 (2.60%) Developer
10 35 (2.60%) Support Analyst
11 30 (2.23%) Project Analyst
12 29 (2.16%) Junior
13 28 (2.08%) Service Manager
14 27 (2.01%) 1st Line Support
14 27 (2.01%) Designer
14 27 (2.01%) Report Analyst
15 26 (1.93%) Service Desk Analyst
16 25 (1.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.08%) HTML
2 18 (1.34%) .NET
2 18 (1.34%) Web Services
3 17 (1.26%) XML
4 14 (1.04%) RESTful
5 12 (0.89%) CSS
6 9 (0.67%) WebCenter
7 7 (0.52%) .NET Framework
7 7 (0.52%) ASP.NET
8 6 (0.45%) Flash
8 6 (0.45%) HTML5
8 6 (0.45%) jQuery
8 6 (0.45%) REST
8 6 (0.45%) SOAP
8 6 (0.45%) WCF
9 5 (0.37%) CSS3
10 4 (0.30%) JDBC
10 4 (0.30%) ODBC
10 4 (0.30%) SPNEGO
10 4 (0.30%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 264 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (6.47%) Management Information System
3 32 (2.38%) Smartphone
4 30 (2.23%) User Experience
5 24 (1.78%) Social Media
6 21 (1.56%) Credit Risk
7 20 (1.49%) Data Centre
8 19 (1.41%) e-Learning
9 15 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.04%) Computer Science
10 14 (1.04%) PMI
11 13 (0.97%) Virtual Team
12 11 (0.82%) Replication
13 10 (0.74%) Derivative
13 10 (0.74%) iPad
13 10 (0.74%) iPhone
13 10 (0.74%) Market Risk
14 9 (0.67%) Fixed Income
14 9 (0.67%) Learning Management System
14 9 (0.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 129 (9.59%) Windows
2 41 (3.05%) Apple iOS
3 40 (2.97%) Windows 7
4 36 (2.68%) Android
5 29 (2.16%) Windows 10
6 17 (1.26%) Unix
7 13 (0.97%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.89%) Linux
9 9 (0.67%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.37%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.30%) AIX
12 4 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.30%) Solaris
12 4 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.22%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.22%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (26.17%) Project Management
2 195 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 143 (10.63%) PRINCE2
5 122 (9.07%) ITIL
6 106 (7.88%) Programme Management
7 104 (7.73%) Risk Management
8 97 (7.21%) Change Management
9 94 (6.99%) Analytics
10 93 (6.91%) Data Analysis
11 86 (6.39%) Service Management
12 71 (5.28%) Migration
13 66 (4.91%) Change Control
13 66 (4.91%) CRM
14 65 (4.83%) Business Analysis
15 61 (4.54%) Service Delivery
16 60 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
17 55 (4.09%) Continuous Improvement
17 55 (4.09%) ITSM
18 54 (4.01%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 97 (7.21%) SQL
2 50 (3.72%) VBA
3 20 (1.49%) VB
4 19 (1.41%) C#
5 18 (1.34%) Java
5 18 (1.34%) JavaScript
6 12 (0.89%) C
7 8 (0.59%) Python
8 7 (0.52%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.37%) C++
9 5 (0.37%) R
10 4 (0.30%) MATLAB
10 4 (0.30%) Perl
10 4 (0.30%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.30%) VBScript
11 3 (0.22%) PHP
12 2 (0.15%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.074%) ABAP
13 1 (0.074%) Pascal
13 1 (0.074%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 142 (10.56%) Degree
2 78 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 57 (4.24%) SC Cleared
4 37 (2.75%) PMI Certification
5 32 (2.38%) PMP
6 22 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
7 20 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 16 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (1.04%) ACCA
9 14 (1.04%) CIMA
10 12 (0.89%) DV Cleared
10 12 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 11 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (0.74%) APMP
13 9 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
15 7 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
15 7 (0.52%) CCNP
15 7 (0.52%) CISSP
16 6 (0.45%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (19.11%) PMO
2 62 (4.61%) QA
3 41 (3.05%) Data Quality
4 37 (2.75%) SLA
5 25 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (1.78%) MiFID
7 21 (1.56%) GDPR
8 19 (1.41%) Basel II
9 15 (1.12%) ISO 9001
9 15 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.74%) IFRS
10 10 (0.74%) IFRS 9
11 6 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (0.45%) P3O
11 6 (0.45%) PCI DSS
12 5 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
13 4 (0.30%) Actionable Recommendations
13 4 (0.30%) Def Stans
13 4 (0.30%) ISO 9000
14 3 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 63 (4.68%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.15%) Docker
5 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.074%) IAG
6 1 (0.074%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.074%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 16 (1.19%) SCCM
3 7 (0.52%) SCVMM
4 6 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.30%) BladeLogic
5 4 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.15%) DameWare
6 2 (0.15%) Nessus
7 1 (0.074%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.074%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.074%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.074%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.074%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.074%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.074%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 524 (38.96%) Microsoft
2 90 (6.69%) SAP
3 57 (4.24%) Oracle
4 56 (4.16%) Adobe
5 48 (3.57%) Google
6 43 (3.20%) Remedy
7 30 (2.23%) Workday
8 23 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
9 20 (1.49%) Tableau
10 18 (1.34%) Cisco
10 18 (1.34%) IBM
11 16 (1.19%) Apple
11 16 (1.19%) HP
12 14 (1.04%) ServiceNow
12 14 (1.04%) VMware
13 12 (0.89%) BMC
14 11 (0.82%) Citrix
15 9 (0.67%) Huawei
16 8 (0.59%) BT
16 8 (0.59%) MicroStrategy