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 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 170 149
Rank change year-on-year -6 -21  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 597 750 813
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.40% 1.54% 1.59%
As % of the Applications category 16.22% 16.91% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 439 482
Median daily rate £375 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% -5.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 37 50
Median hourly rate £20.50 £19.61 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.53% +45.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.16 £12.35 £9.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £37.25 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £13.46
% change year-on-year -8.21% +45.69%  

Microsoft 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 3680 4435 5499
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.66% 9.10% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2141 2693 3131
Median daily rate £375 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -0.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 392 528
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.47% +13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.84 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.63 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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 -49 260 £385 -3.75% 52
South East +61 177 £354 +1.07% 27
East of England -3 35 £325 -21.21% 12
North West -4 31 £325 - 7
West Midlands -20 27 £350 +29.62% 2
Yorkshire +21 23 £320 +4.06% 8
South West -11 21 £325 +18.18% 19
East Midlands -16 14 £438 +25.00% 3
North East +64 5 £520 +7.21% 1
Midlands +13 2 - - 5
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 980 (82.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 458 (38.78%) Microsoft
3 454 (38.44%) Microsoft Office
4 414 (35.06%) Finance
5 316 (26.76%) MS Visio
6 289 (24.47%) Project Management
7 216 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
8 215 (18.20%) PMO
9 213 (18.04%) Microsoft Project
10 196 (16.60%) SharePoint
11 176 (14.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 174 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
13 141 (11.94%) PRINCE2
14 133 (11.26%) Degree
15 123 (10.41%) Banking
16 122 (10.33%) Programme Management
17 109 (9.23%) Telecoms
17 109 (9.23%) Change Management
18 98 (8.30%) ITIL
19 91 (7.71%) Data Analysis
20 89 (7.54%) Marketing
21 86 (7.28%) SQL
22 83 (7.03%) Oracle
23 82 (6.94%) Security Cleared
24 81 (6.86%) Risk Management
25 71 (6.01%) Management Information System
26 70 (5.93%) Retail
26 70 (5.93%) Windows
27 67 (5.67%) SC Cleared
28 64 (5.42%) Business Analysis

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
1 196 (16.60%) SharePoint
2 40 (3.39%) SAS
3 16 (1.35%) MS Project Server
4 14 (1.19%) Confluence
5 10 (0.85%) CMS
6 6 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.51%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.34%) Documentum
7 4 (0.34%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.34%) Tuxedo
8 3 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.17%) Apache Qpid
9 2 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.17%) Drupal
9 2 (0.17%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.17%) Lightstreamer
9 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.17%) WebORB
9 2 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 980 (82.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 454 (38.44%) Microsoft Office
3 316 (26.76%) MS Visio
4 213 (18.04%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (1.61%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (1.19%) SPSS
8 13 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 10 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.68%) AutoCAD
10 8 (0.68%) Stata
11 7 (0.59%) InDesign
12 4 (0.34%) Adobe Captivate
12 4 (0.34%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.25%) Camtasia
14 2 (0.17%) InVision
14 2 (0.17%) SPSS Modeler
15 1 (0.085%) Acrobat
15 1 (0.085%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 14 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 14 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (0.93%) Primavera
3 8 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.34%) SAP GRC
6 4 (0.34%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.25%) FastStats
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.17%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.17%) Siebel CRM
8 2 (0.17%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.20%) Office 365
2 10 (0.85%) Google Drive
3 9 (0.76%) G Suite
4 7 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (0.42%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (0.34%) GitHub
8 3 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
8 3 (0.25%) Slack
8 3 (0.25%) Trello
8 3 (0.25%) Yammer
9 2 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.17%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.17%) Responsys
9 2 (0.17%) SaaS
9 2 (0.17%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.02%) Firewall
2 11 (0.93%) Internet
3 10 (0.85%) VPN
4 9 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.76%) VoIP
5 8 (0.68%) Intranet
5 8 (0.68%) MPLS
5 8 (0.68%) WAN
6 7 (0.59%) BGP
6 7 (0.59%) Multicast
6 7 (0.59%) OSPF
7 6 (0.51%) IPv6
7 6 (0.51%) LAN
7 6 (0.51%) WebEx
8 5 (0.42%) Skype
9 4 (0.34%) DHCP
9 4 (0.34%) DNS
9 4 (0.34%) SMS
10 3 (0.25%) Broadband
10 3 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 19 (1.61%) MS Access
2 19 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (1.19%) Big Data
4 13 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (1.02%) QlikView
6 10 (0.85%) Data Mining
6 10 (0.85%) Power BI
7 9 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (0.59%) Qlik Sense
9 6 (0.51%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (0.42%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.34%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.25%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.25%) GIS
12 3 (0.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (3.56%) JIRA
2 5 (0.42%) Axure RP
2 5 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (0.42%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (0.25%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.25%) Maven
4 3 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.25%) TestLink
5 2 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.17%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.17%) Rational Statemate
5 2 (0.17%) Selenium
5 2 (0.17%) Toad
6 1 (0.085%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.085%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.085%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.085%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 414 (35.06%) Finance
2 123 (10.41%) Banking
3 109 (9.23%) Telecoms
4 89 (7.54%) Marketing
5 70 (5.93%) Retail
6 55 (4.66%) Legal
7 30 (2.54%) Manufacturing
8 28 (2.37%) Investment Banking
9 19 (1.61%) Advertising
10 18 (1.52%) Back Office
11 17 (1.44%) Financial Institution
11 17 (1.44%) Mandarin Language
11 17 (1.44%) Retail Banking
12 15 (1.27%) Billing
12 15 (1.27%) Law
13 14 (1.19%) Front Office
14 9 (0.76%) Publishing
15 8 (0.68%) Automotive
15 8 (0.68%) Electronics
15 8 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 383 (32.43%) Analyst
2 130 (11.01%) Business Analyst
3 107 (9.06%) Project Manager
4 65 (5.50%) Administrator
5 62 (5.25%) Coordinator
6 54 (4.57%) PMO Analyst
7 43 (3.64%) Project Coordinator
8 41 (3.47%) Data Analyst
9 40 (3.39%) Consultant
10 31 (2.62%) Service Analyst
11 30 (2.54%) Junior
12 29 (2.46%) Support Analyst
13 25 (2.12%) Project Administrator
14 24 (2.03%) Programme Manager
14 24 (2.03%) Service Manager
15 23 (1.95%) Project Analyst
15 23 (1.95%) Trainer
16 21 (1.78%) PMO Manager
16 21 (1.78%) Technical Analyst
17 20 (1.69%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.03%) HTML
2 14 (1.19%) XML
3 10 (0.85%) CSS
4 7 (0.59%) .NET
4 7 (0.59%) Middleware
4 7 (0.59%) RESTful
4 7 (0.59%) WebCenter
5 6 (0.51%) Web Services
6 5 (0.42%) SOAP
7 4 (0.34%) HTML5
7 4 (0.34%) Velocity
8 3 (0.25%) COM
8 3 (0.25%) CSS3
8 3 (0.25%) Flash
8 3 (0.25%) REST
9 2 (0.17%) FpML
9 2 (0.17%) J2EE
9 2 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (0.17%) RSS
9 2 (0.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 216 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (6.01%) Management Information System
3 30 (2.54%) User Experience
4 27 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 27 (2.29%) Data Centre
5 20 (1.69%) e-Learning
5 20 (1.69%) NHS
6 17 (1.44%) Credit Risk
6 17 (1.44%) Virtual Team
7 15 (1.27%) PMI
7 15 (1.27%) Smartphone
7 15 (1.27%) Social Media
8 12 (1.02%) Derivative
8 12 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 10 (0.85%) Fixed Income
10 9 (0.76%) Driving Licence
10 9 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (0.76%) Fintech
11 8 (0.68%) Smart Meter
12 7 (0.59%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 70 (5.93%) Windows
2 19 (1.61%) Android
2 19 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 16 (1.35%) Unix
4 15 (1.27%) Linux
4 15 (1.27%) Windows 10
5 13 (1.10%) Windows 7
6 10 (0.85%) Windows 8
7 8 (0.68%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.34%) VME
10 3 (0.25%) AIX
10 3 (0.25%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.25%) Solaris
10 3 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.085%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (24.47%) Project Management
2 176 (14.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 174 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (11.94%) PRINCE2
5 122 (10.33%) Programme Management
6 109 (9.23%) Change Management
7 98 (8.30%) ITIL
8 91 (7.71%) Data Analysis
9 81 (6.86%) Risk Management
10 64 (5.42%) Business Analysis
11 62 (5.25%) Analytics
12 58 (4.91%) Service Management
13 54 (4.57%) Change Control
14 52 (4.40%) ERP
14 52 (4.40%) Time Management
15 49 (4.15%) ITSM
16 46 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
17 44 (3.73%) CRM
18 43 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
18 43 (3.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 86 (7.28%) SQL
2 36 (3.05%) VBA
3 19 (1.61%) C
4 15 (1.27%) R
5 11 (0.93%) Java
6 9 (0.76%) JavaScript
7 8 (0.68%) MATLAB
7 8 (0.68%) VB
8 6 (0.51%) C#
9 5 (0.42%) Perl
10 4 (0.34%) COBOL
11 3 (0.25%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.25%) Python
11 3 (0.25%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.25%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.25%) VBScript
12 2 (0.17%) C++
12 2 (0.17%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.17%) Scala
13 1 (0.085%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 133 (11.26%) Degree
2 82 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 67 (5.67%) SC Cleared
4 26 (2.20%) PMI Certification
5 20 (1.69%) PMP
6 18 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
8 12 (1.02%) DV Cleared
8 12 (1.02%) ISEB
9 10 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
10 9 (0.76%) ACCA
10 9 (0.76%) CIMA
10 9 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.68%) CCNP
11 8 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
12 6 (0.51%) CCIE
12 6 (0.51%) CCIP
13 5 (0.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (18.20%) PMO
2 54 (4.57%) QA
3 49 (4.15%) SLA
4 30 (2.54%) Data Quality
5 22 (1.86%) MiFID
6 13 (1.10%) Basel II
7 9 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
8 8 (0.68%) IFRS
8 8 (0.68%) IFRS 9
9 7 (0.59%) GDPR
9 7 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.59%) P3O
9 7 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.51%) Actionable Recommendations
10 6 (0.51%) EMIR
11 5 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
12 4 (0.34%) Basel III
12 4 (0.34%) ISO 20022
13 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.25%) PMBOK
System Software
1 42 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.085%) Cronacle
4 1 (0.085%) Docker
4 1 (0.085%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (1.02%) SCCM
2 8 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.25%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.25%) MOM
5 2 (0.17%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.085%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.085%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.085%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.085%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.085%) SCOM
Vendors
1 458 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 83 (7.03%) Oracle
3 63 (5.33%) SAP
4 37 (3.13%) Adobe
5 31 (2.62%) Remedy
6 28 (2.37%) Google
7 23 (1.95%) Tableau
8 19 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (1.27%) HP
9 15 (1.27%) IBM
10 13 (1.10%) Workday
11 11 (0.93%) BMC
12 10 (0.85%) Apple
12 10 (0.85%) Cisco
13 9 (0.76%) CA Agile Central
13 9 (0.76%) ServiceNow
14 8 (0.68%) iManage
14 8 (0.68%) Planview
15 7 (0.59%) Huawei
15 7 (0.59%) Informatica
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