The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MS PowerPoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 165 133
Rank change year-on-year -28 -32  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 574 728 852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.38% 1.47% 1.74%
As % of the Applications category 12.95% 13.63% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 433 509
Median daily rate £350 £373 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.16% +3.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £345 £325
% change year-on-year -2.17% +6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 34 43
Median hourly rate £19.25 £18.75 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.66% -5.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.39 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £40.00 £32.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

MS PowerPoint is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Software Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 4431 5340 6004
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 10.65% 10.81% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2661 3216 3298
Median daily rate £353 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 456 601
Median hourly rate £16.18 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.93% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.30 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS PowerPoint in England

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in England

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS PowerPoint in England

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in England

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS PowerPoint in England

MS 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 MS PowerPoint within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -44 250 £400 - 51
South East +28 133 £325 -5.52% 15
East of England +10 41 £265 -31.61% 14
West Midlands +10 40 £363 +25.00% 8
North West +20 39 £288 -15.37% 7
South West -7 29 £350 +12.00% 11
Yorkshire -12 20 £320 -8.57% 5
East Midlands -25 11 £313 -34.21% 5
Midlands +14 5 - -
North East -18 5 £350 -19.01% 3
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 MS PowerPoint.

1 836 (64.96%) MS Excel
2 545 (42.35%) Microsoft
3 471 (36.60%) Finance
4 454 (35.28%) MS Office
5 320 (24.86%) MS Visio
6 304 (23.62%) Project Management
7 279 (21.68%) Analytical Skills
8 249 (19.35%) MS Project
9 222 (17.25%) PMO
10 217 (16.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 216 (16.78%) SharePoint
12 212 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
13 208 (16.16%) PRINCE2
14 177 (13.75%) Change Management
15 164 (12.74%) Banking
16 148 (11.50%) Degree
17 147 (11.42%) ITIL
18 134 (10.41%) Windows
19 116 (9.01%) Programme Management
20 111 (8.62%) Data Analysis
21 110 (8.55%) SQL
22 107 (8.31%) Security Cleared
23 100 (7.77%) Marketing
24 97 (7.54%) Telecoms
24 97 (7.54%) Oracle
25 96 (7.46%) Data Management
26 84 (6.53%) Management Information System
27 82 (6.37%) Risk Management
28 81 (6.29%) SC Cleared
29 80 (6.22%) Service Management

MS 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 (16.78%) SharePoint
2 40 (3.11%) WebSphere
3 32 (2.49%) SAS
4 24 (1.86%) Confluence
5 12 (0.93%) Skype for Business
6 10 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.70%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.54%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.54%) Tuxedo
9 6 (0.47%) CMS
10 5 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.39%) IIS
10 5 (0.39%) MS Project Server
11 4 (0.31%) Apache
11 4 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.31%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.23%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.23%) Documentum
12 3 (0.23%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 836 (64.96%) MS Excel
2 454 (35.28%) MS Office
3 320 (24.86%) MS Visio
4 249 (19.35%) MS Project
5 22 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 22 (1.71%) Photoshop
6 20 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
7 18 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.62%) AutoCAD
9 7 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
9 7 (0.54%) SPSS
10 6 (0.47%) InDesign
11 4 (0.31%) Camtasia
11 4 (0.31%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.23%) Stata
13 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.16%) SPSS Modeler
14 1 (0.078%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.078%) CATIA
14 1 (0.078%) InVision
Business Applications
1 16 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.54%) Primavera
4 5 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.23%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 3 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (0.23%) SAP Retail
6 3 (0.23%) Workfront
7 2 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.16%) FastStats
7 2 (0.16%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.16%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.16%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.16%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 52 (4.04%) SaaS
2 51 (3.96%) IaaS
2 51 (3.96%) PaaS
3 26 (2.02%) Office 365
4 8 (0.62%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.39%) Google Drive
7 4 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.23%) Yammer
9 2 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.16%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.16%) G Suite
9 2 (0.16%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.16%) Responsys
9 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.078%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.24%) Internet
2 15 (1.17%) LDAP
2 15 (1.17%) VoIP
3 12 (0.93%) DNS
4 11 (0.85%) DHCP
4 11 (0.85%) Firewall
4 11 (0.85%) Intranet
5 10 (0.78%) Skype
5 10 (0.78%) VPN
6 9 (0.70%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.62%) Broadband
7 8 (0.62%) WAN
8 7 (0.54%) LAN
8 7 (0.54%) WebEx
9 5 (0.39%) Network Security
10 4 (0.31%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (0.31%) SSL
11 3 (0.23%) ATM
11 3 (0.23%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (3.34%) SQL Server
2 20 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
4 18 (1.40%) MS Access
5 15 (1.17%) MongoDB
5 15 (1.17%) Oracle Database
6 13 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 12 (0.93%) DB2
8 10 (0.78%) QlikView
8 10 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (0.70%) Power BI
9 9 (0.70%) Qlik Sense
10 8 (0.62%) Data Mining
10 8 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.54%) Big Data
11 7 (0.54%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.47%) Ingres
12 6 (0.47%) PowerPivot
13 5 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 54 (4.20%) JIRA
2 13 (1.01%) Axure RP
2 13 (1.01%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (0.70%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (0.39%) Eclipse
4 5 (0.39%) Maven
4 5 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (0.31%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (0.23%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.23%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.23%) TestLink
7 2 (0.16%) JUnit
7 2 (0.16%) Moq
7 2 (0.16%) NUnit
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.16%) Selenium
7 2 (0.16%) Subversion
General
1 471 (36.60%) Finance
2 164 (12.74%) Banking
3 100 (7.77%) Marketing
4 97 (7.54%) Telecoms
5 66 (5.13%) Legal
6 61 (4.74%) Retail
7 44 (3.42%) Investment Banking
8 28 (2.18%) Advertising
8 28 (2.18%) Manufacturing
9 26 (2.02%) Law
10 13 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (0.93%) Billing
11 12 (0.93%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
12 10 (0.78%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.70%) French Language
13 9 (0.70%) Front Office
13 9 (0.70%) Publishing
14 8 (0.62%) Dutch Language
14 8 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 366 (28.44%) Analyst
2 127 (9.87%) Project Manager
3 115 (8.94%) Business Analyst
4 103 (8.00%) Administrator
5 58 (4.51%) Data Analyst
6 54 (4.20%) Coordinator
7 43 (3.34%) Support Analyst
8 40 (3.11%) Project Coordinator
9 39 (3.03%) Consultant
9 39 (3.03%) PMO Analyst
10 35 (2.72%) Project Administrator
11 30 (2.33%) Junior
11 30 (2.33%) Project Analyst
12 28 (2.18%) Trainer
13 25 (1.94%) IT Support
13 25 (1.94%) Operations Engineer
14 24 (1.86%) Support Engineer
15 23 (1.79%) PMO Lead
16 22 (1.71%) Designer
16 22 (1.71%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.40%) HTML
2 16 (1.24%) .NET
2 16 (1.24%) XML
3 14 (1.09%) Velocity
4 12 (0.93%) Middleware
5 9 (0.70%) CSS
6 8 (0.62%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (0.54%) HTML5
8 6 (0.47%) J2EE
8 6 (0.47%) REST
8 6 (0.47%) SOAP
9 5 (0.39%) CSS3
9 5 (0.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (0.31%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (0.31%) JSON
10 4 (0.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 4 (0.31%) Sensu
10 4 (0.31%) Spring
10 4 (0.31%) Web Services
11 3 (0.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 279 (21.68%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (6.53%) Management Information System
3 41 (3.19%) Data Centre
4 35 (2.72%) e-Learning
5 27 (2.10%) User Experience
5 27 (2.10%) Virtual Team
6 22 (1.71%) Social Media
7 20 (1.55%) Equities
7 20 (1.55%) Tandem
8 19 (1.48%) Computer Science
9 18 (1.40%) FMCG
10 15 (1.17%) NHS
11 14 (1.09%) Fixed Income
12 13 (1.01%) Derivative
12 13 (1.01%) Driving Licence
13 12 (0.93%) PMI
13 12 (0.93%) Video Editing
14 9 (0.70%) Fintech
15 8 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 134 (10.41%) Windows
2 74 (5.75%) Linux
3 66 (5.13%) Unix
4 51 (3.96%) AIX
5 44 (3.42%) Windows XP
6 37 (2.87%) Windows 2000
7 19 (1.48%) Windows 7
8 17 (1.32%) Windows Server
9 13 (1.01%) Windows 10
9 13 (1.01%) Windows 8
9 13 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.85%) Android
10 11 (0.85%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.62%) VME
12 5 (0.39%) MVS
12 5 (0.39%) zOS
13 4 (0.31%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.31%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (23.62%) Project Management
2 217 (16.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 212 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
4 208 (16.16%) PRINCE2
5 177 (13.75%) Change Management
6 147 (11.42%) ITIL
7 116 (9.01%) Programme Management
8 111 (8.62%) Data Analysis
9 96 (7.46%) Data Management
10 82 (6.37%) Risk Management
11 80 (6.22%) Service Management
12 76 (5.91%) Analytics
13 75 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
14 61 (4.74%) Time Management
15 56 (4.35%) Business Analysis
15 56 (4.35%) CRM
16 53 (4.12%) ITSM
17 52 (4.04%) ERP
17 52 (4.04%) Migration
17 52 (4.04%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (8.55%) SQL
2 41 (3.19%) C
3 28 (2.18%) VBA
4 17 (1.32%) Java
5 13 (1.01%) T-SQL
6 12 (0.93%) R
7 10 (0.78%) C#
7 10 (0.78%) VB
8 8 (0.62%) COBOL
8 8 (0.62%) JavaScript
9 6 (0.47%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.31%) MATLAB
10 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.23%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.23%) Python
12 2 (0.16%) ABAP
12 2 (0.16%) C++
12 2 (0.16%) Groovy
12 2 (0.16%) Perl
12 2 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 148 (11.50%) Degree
2 107 (8.31%) Security Cleared
3 81 (6.29%) SC Cleared
4 28 (2.18%) PMI Certification
4 28 (2.18%) PMP
5 19 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 18 (1.40%) DV Cleared
7 15 (1.17%) ISEB
8 13 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
9 11 (0.85%) HND
10 10 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.62%) CIMA
12 7 (0.54%) ACCA
13 6 (0.47%) CIPD
13 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.39%) CGEIT
14 5 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.39%) MAPM
14 5 (0.39%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (17.25%) PMO
2 69 (5.36%) SLA
3 54 (4.20%) QA
4 31 (2.41%) Data Quality
5 13 (1.01%) MiFID
6 12 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
7 9 (0.70%) COBIT
8 8 (0.62%) P3O
9 7 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.31%) Def Stans
10 4 (0.31%) EMIR
10 4 (0.31%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.23%) Basel III
11 3 (0.23%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.23%) ISO20022
12 2 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
12 2 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.16%) GMP
System Software
1 50 (3.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.54%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.23%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (0.16%) Cronacle
5 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.16%) Xen
6 1 (0.078%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.078%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.078%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.078%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.078%) vSphere
6 1 (0.078%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (0.85%) SCCM
2 7 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.39%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.31%) Kibana
5 4 (0.31%) logstash
5 4 (0.31%) Nagios
5 4 (0.31%) NetVault Backup
5 4 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.31%) WSUS
5 4 (0.31%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.23%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.23%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.16%) Amdocs OSS
7 2 (0.16%) CloudHub
7 2 (0.16%) MOM
7 2 (0.16%) Puppet
8 1 (0.078%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.078%) SCOM
8 1 (0.078%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 545 (42.35%) Microsoft
2 97 (7.54%) Oracle
3 77 (5.98%) SAP
4 52 (4.04%) Adobe
5 32 (2.49%) Google
6 22 (1.71%) Remedy
7 15 (1.17%) HP
8 14 (1.09%) ServiceNow
9 13 (1.01%) Citrix
9 13 (1.01%) IBM
9 13 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.01%) Tableau
9 13 (1.01%) VMware
10 11 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
11 9 (0.70%) Apple
12 8 (0.62%) CA
12 8 (0.62%) Symantec
13 7 (0.54%) BMC
13 7 (0.54%) Dell
13 7 (0.54%) iManage
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