Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 178 155
Rank change year-on-year -4 -23 -18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 1,364 1,367 1,567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.46% 1.54% 1.60%
As % of the Applications category 16.50% 17.08% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 832 907
England median daily rate £370 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% - -
10th Percentile £164 £180 £170
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
UK median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 69 80
England median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +6.92% +0.11%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.96 £11.00
90th Percentile £44.00 £42.10 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £18.60
% change year-on-year +13.16% +2.18% +11.01%

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 8,269 8,005 9,848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.87% 9.00% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,119 4,769 5,815
England median daily rate £353 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £143 £150 £155
90th Percentile £570 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 730 797 934
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +1.52% +6.13%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.00 £9.99
90th Percentile £37.28 £40.50 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -1.61% -3.13% +8.47%

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 -11 654 £378 -5.63% 106
South East +22 345 £325 - 44
North of England -26 148 £336 -3.93% 53
South West +24 74 £390 - 16
East of England -3 74 £475 +75.93% 33
Midlands -49 69 £325 -0.46% 61
Yorkshire +3 59 £375 +13.29% 18
North West -38 58 £300 -20.00% 30
West Midlands -24 53 £325 -15.58% 41
North East +9 32 £375 +7.14% 5
East Midlands -14 16 £350 +40.00% 20
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 1,167 (85.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 545 (39.96%) Microsoft
3 476 (34.90%) Finance
4 446 (32.70%) Microsoft Office
5 363 (26.61%) Project Management
6 282 (20.67%) MS Visio
7 257 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
8 251 (18.40%) PMO
9 240 (17.60%) Microsoft Project
10 210 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
11 208 (15.25%) SharePoint
12 188 (13.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 159 (11.66%) Degree
14 150 (11.00%) PRINCE2
15 148 (10.85%) Change Management
16 130 (9.53%) Windows
17 124 (9.09%) Marketing
18 119 (8.72%) SQL
18 119 (8.72%) Banking
19 109 (7.99%) Analytics
20 106 (7.77%) Telecoms
21 103 (7.55%) Programme Management
22 93 (6.82%) Management Information System
22 93 (6.82%) Risk Management
23 92 (6.74%) ITIL
24 83 (6.09%) SAP
24 83 (6.09%) Adobe
25 82 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
26 75 (5.50%) Security Cleared
27 73 (5.35%) Tableau

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
1 208 (15.25%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.57%) SAS
3 22 (1.61%) Skype for Business
4 15 (1.10%) Marvel
5 13 (0.95%) CMS
5 13 (0.95%) MS Exchange
6 12 (0.88%) Confluence
7 11 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.44%) Apache
9 6 (0.44%) IIS
10 4 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.22%) Drupal
11 3 (0.22%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.22%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.22%) WordPress
12 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.15%) Documentum
12 2 (0.15%) nginx
12 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1,167 (85.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 446 (32.70%) Microsoft Office
3 282 (20.67%) MS Visio
4 240 (17.60%) Microsoft Project
5 45 (3.30%) Photoshop
6 38 (2.79%) Adobe Illustrator
7 34 (2.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 21 (1.54%) InVision
9 19 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
10 17 (1.25%) InDesign
11 13 (0.95%) Adobe Captivate
12 10 (0.73%) SPSS
13 6 (0.44%) Acrobat
13 6 (0.44%) Stata
14 4 (0.29%) Maya
15 3 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.073%) Adobe Premiere
16 1 (0.073%) PaintShop Pro
16 1 (0.073%) RoboHelp
16 1 (0.073%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 20 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.95%) NetSuite
3 12 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.81%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.59%) SimCorp Dimension
6 7 (0.51%) Infor CRM
6 7 (0.51%) thinkFolio
6 7 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
7 6 (0.44%) Maximo
8 4 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.29%) Temenos Globus
8 4 (0.29%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.22%) CA PPM
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle CRM On Demand
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.22%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.15%) Elite 3E
10 2 (0.15%) iTrent
10 2 (0.15%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 71 (5.21%) Office 365
2 26 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (1.83%) Google Analytics
4 16 (1.17%) OneDrive
5 13 (0.95%) Google Drive
6 11 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
7 8 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 8 (0.59%) SaaS
8 7 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.22%) AdWords
9 3 (0.22%) G Suite
9 3 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.15%) GitHub
10 2 (0.15%) IaaS
10 2 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
10 2 (0.15%) PaaS
10 2 (0.15%) Yammer
11 1 (0.073%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.05%) Intranet
1 28 (2.05%) Skype
2 18 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 17 (1.25%) Internet
4 15 (1.10%) LAN
4 15 (1.10%) VPN
5 11 (0.81%) SMS
6 10 (0.73%) Firewall
7 9 (0.66%) SSL
7 9 (0.66%) WAN
8 8 (0.59%) 3G
8 8 (0.59%) VoLTE
9 7 (0.51%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (0.44%) 4G
10 6 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.37%) SAN
11 5 (0.37%) WebEx
12 4 (0.29%) BGP
12 4 (0.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (2.57%) SQL Server
3 32 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
4 23 (1.69%) Data Mining
4 23 (1.69%) Power BI
4 23 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 22 (1.61%) Big Data
6 20 (1.47%) QlikView
7 13 (0.95%) Qlik Sense
8 10 (0.73%) MS Access
8 10 (0.73%) Spotfire
8 10 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.37%) EDRMS
11 4 (0.29%) Base SAS
11 4 (0.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.29%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (3.52%) JIRA
2 8 (0.59%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.51%) Subversion
3 7 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.44%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.22%) MSI
5 3 (0.22%) MSTest
5 3 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.22%) Toad
5 3 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.15%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.15%) Selenium
7 1 (0.073%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.073%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.073%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.073%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.073%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.073%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.073%) XMLSpy
General
1 476 (34.90%) Finance
2 124 (9.09%) Marketing
3 119 (8.72%) Banking
4 106 (7.77%) Telecoms
5 56 (4.11%) Retail
6 51 (3.74%) Legal
7 37 (2.71%) Investment Banking
8 29 (2.13%) Mandarin Language
9 28 (2.05%) Law
10 27 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
11 26 (1.91%) Advertising
12 22 (1.61%) Front Office
13 19 (1.39%) Manufacturing
14 17 (1.25%) French Language
15 16 (1.17%) Billing
15 16 (1.17%) Military
16 14 (1.03%) Spanish Language
17 11 (0.81%) Electronics
17 11 (0.81%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.81%) German Language
Job Titles
1 445 (32.62%) Analyst
2 149 (10.92%) Business Analyst
3 118 (8.65%) Project Manager
4 70 (5.13%) Coordinator
5 69 (5.06%) PMO Analyst
6 61 (4.47%) Data Analyst
7 51 (3.74%) Developer
8 47 (3.45%) Consultant
8 47 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
9 45 (3.30%) Administrator
10 41 (3.01%) PMO Lead
11 40 (2.93%) Designer
12 38 (2.79%) Support Analyst
13 32 (2.35%) Senior PMO
14 30 (2.20%) Financial Analyst
15 29 (2.13%) Service Analyst
16 28 (2.05%) Desktop Support
17 27 (1.98%) Change Manager
17 27 (1.98%) Senior Analyst
18 26 (1.91%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (2.79%) HTML
2 23 (1.69%) XML
3 22 (1.61%) .NET
4 19 (1.39%) Web Services
5 13 (0.95%) CSS
6 11 (0.81%) HTML5
7 10 (0.73%) ASP.NET
8 9 (0.66%) .NET Framework
9 8 (0.59%) RESTful
10 7 (0.51%) CSS3
10 7 (0.51%) jQuery
10 7 (0.51%) WCF
11 5 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (0.37%) EDI
11 5 (0.37%) LDAP
11 5 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (0.29%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.29%) LINQ
12 4 (0.29%) REST
12 4 (0.29%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 257 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 44 (3.23%) User Experience
4 31 (2.27%) Social Media
5 24 (1.76%) e-Learning
6 22 (1.61%) Smartphone
6 22 (1.61%) Virtual Team
7 21 (1.54%) iPhone
8 20 (1.47%) CMDB
8 20 (1.47%) Data Centre
8 20 (1.47%) FMCG
9 19 (1.39%) Computer Science
9 19 (1.39%) Learning Management System
10 17 (1.25%) Video Editing
11 16 (1.17%) iPad
12 12 (0.88%) Algorithms
12 12 (0.88%) Blog
12 12 (0.88%) NHS
13 11 (0.81%) Market Risk
14 10 (0.73%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 130 (9.53%) Windows
2 44 (3.23%) Windows 10
2 44 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 34 (2.49%) Android
3 34 (2.49%) Apple iOS
4 15 (1.10%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.73%) Windows 8
6 9 (0.66%) Unix
7 8 (0.59%) Linux
8 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.22%) AIX
9 3 (0.22%) Solaris
9 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.22%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.073%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.073%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (26.61%) Project Management
2 210 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (13.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 150 (11.00%) PRINCE2
5 148 (10.85%) Change Management
6 109 (7.99%) Analytics
7 103 (7.55%) Programme Management
8 93 (6.82%) Risk Management
9 92 (6.74%) ITIL
10 82 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
11 72 (5.28%) Time Management
12 71 (5.21%) Change Control
13 69 (5.06%) Business Analysis
14 68 (4.99%) Migration
14 68 (4.99%) Project Planning
15 66 (4.84%) CRM
16 63 (4.62%) Workflow
17 61 (4.47%) Data Analysis
18 59 (4.33%) Visualisation
19 58 (4.25%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (8.72%) SQL
2 59 (4.33%) VBA
3 32 (2.35%) C
4 24 (1.76%) C#
5 23 (1.69%) VB
6 21 (1.54%) JavaScript
7 18 (1.32%) Java
8 16 (1.17%) R
9 12 (0.88%) Python
10 10 (0.73%) MATLAB
11 8 (0.59%) C++
11 8 (0.59%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.51%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.22%) PHP
13 3 (0.22%) XPath
13 3 (0.22%) XQuery
14 2 (0.15%) VBScript
15 1 (0.073%) ABAP
15 1 (0.073%) Ada
15 1 (0.073%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 159 (11.66%) Degree
2 75 (5.50%) Security Cleared
3 51 (3.74%) SC Cleared
4 41 (3.01%) PMP
5 39 (2.86%) PMI Certification
6 23 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 21 (1.54%) APMP
8 17 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
8 17 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.03%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.95%) ACCA
11 12 (0.88%) CIMA
11 12 (0.88%) ISEB
12 11 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.59%) CIPD
15 6 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
15 6 (0.44%) MCSE
16 5 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (0.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (18.40%) PMO
2 56 (4.11%) GDPR
3 46 (3.37%) Data Quality
4 35 (2.57%) QA
5 29 (2.13%) SLA
6 22 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (1.39%) ISO 9001
8 16 (1.17%) Def Stans
9 11 (0.81%) Basel II
9 11 (0.81%) MiFID
9 11 (0.81%) PCI DSS
10 10 (0.73%) CDISC
11 6 (0.44%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (0.37%) P3O
13 3 (0.22%) COBIT
13 3 (0.22%) HL7
13 3 (0.22%) IFRS
13 3 (0.22%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.15%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 70 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.37%) Docker
4 4 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.073%) IAG
7 1 (0.073%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.073%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.073%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.073%) vSphere
7 1 (0.073%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (1.69%) SCCM
2 21 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (0.44%) NetBackup
4 6 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.15%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.073%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.073%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.073%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.073%) Nessus
7 1 (0.073%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.073%) vRealize
Vendors
1 545 (39.96%) Microsoft
2 83 (6.09%) Adobe
2 83 (6.09%) SAP
3 73 (5.35%) Tableau
4 47 (3.45%) Google
5 32 (2.35%) Oracle
6 24 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
7 22 (1.61%) Remedy
8 21 (1.54%) Workday
9 17 (1.25%) Cognos
10 16 (1.17%) Apple
11 15 (1.10%) ServiceNow
12 14 (1.03%) Citrix
13 13 (0.95%) Facebook
13 13 (0.95%) HP
13 13 (0.95%) VMware
14 12 (0.88%) Twitter
15 10 (0.73%) Cisco
16 9 (0.66%) IBM
16 9 (0.66%) Kronos