Period
to 3 August 2021

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 3 August 2021 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
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 238 221 216
Rank change year-on-year -17 -5 +10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 657 362 1,110
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.14% 1.13% 1.32%
As % of the Applications category 15.17% 13.20% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 225 624
10th Percentile £185 £143 £189
25th Percentile £300 £206 £279
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +6.67%
75th Percentile £500 £486 £525
90th Percentile £609 £575 £625
UK median daily rate £400 £339 £375
% change year-on-year +18.08% -9.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 77
10th Percentile £12.85 £15.00 £10.40
25th Percentile £14.45 £17.95 £14.00
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.57 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -0.34% +8.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £38.75 £32.14 £36.25
90th Percentile £45.38 £41.37 £50.50
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.56 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +17.46% -12.50%

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 4,331 2,743 6,999
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.50% 8.57% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,608 1,693 4,213
10th Percentile £163 £148 £150
25th Percentile £275 £225 £250
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £400 £375
Median % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
75th Percentile £528 £500 £488
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 262 591
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.18 £10.99
25th Percentile £13.25 £13.12 £12.99
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.46 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -5.20% +11.88% -
75th Percentile £27.00 £25.22 £26.88
90th Percentile £44.35 £43.63 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.57
% change year-on-year -7.89% +14.70% +3.53%

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 3 August 2021.

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 3 August 2021.

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 3 August 2021. 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 +7 350 £438 +6.06% 77
South East -40 89 £406 +1.56% 37
North of England -22 77 £401 +18.89% 47
Midlands -12 55 £310 +45.88% 22
North West -17 55 £401 +14.64% 28
West Midlands -18 40 £315 +125.00% 15
East of England +2 31 £255 -21.54% 18
South West -18 26 £400 +21.47% 23
East Midlands -11 15 £275 +10.00% 7
Yorkshire -30 13 £425 +13.33% 13
North East +1 10 £336 +168.80% 6
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, 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.

1 521 (79.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 274 (41.70%) Microsoft
3 266 (40.49%) Social Skills
4 253 (38.51%) Finance
5 231 (35.16%) Microsoft Office
6 183 (27.85%) MS Visio
7 166 (25.27%) Project Management
7 166 (25.27%) Analytical Skills
8 158 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
9 131 (19.94%) Problem-Solving
10 106 (16.13%) Degree
11 95 (14.46%) SharePoint
12 93 (14.16%) PMO
13 85 (12.94%) Microsoft Project
14 83 (12.63%) SQL
14 83 (12.63%) Presentation Skills
15 82 (12.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 80 (12.18%) Decision-Making
17 75 (11.42%) Project Delivery
17 75 (11.42%) Change Management
18 74 (11.26%) Data Analysis
19 73 (11.11%) Security Cleared
20 66 (10.05%) JIRA
21 65 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
22 61 (9.28%) Analytics
23 58 (8.83%) ITIL
23 58 (8.83%) Marketing
24 56 (8.52%) Banking
24 56 (8.52%) PRINCE2
25 49 (7.46%) Azure

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 95 (14.46%) SharePoint
2 30 (4.57%) Confluence
3 18 (2.74%) Jupyter
4 8 (1.22%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.07%) IIS
5 7 (1.07%) Moodle
6 6 (0.91%) CMS
7 5 (0.76%) Apache
7 5 (0.76%) nginx
7 5 (0.76%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.61%) Appian
9 3 (0.46%) SAS
10 2 (0.30%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.15%) Drupal
11 1 (0.15%) Mule
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 521 (79.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 231 (35.16%) Microsoft Office
3 183 (27.85%) MS Visio
4 85 (12.94%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (1.37%) Photoshop
7 7 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (1.07%) Camtasia
8 5 (0.76%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.61%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.61%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.61%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (0.61%) Adobe Premiere
9 4 (0.61%) InDesign
9 4 (0.61%) Revit
10 3 (0.46%) CINEMA 4D
11 2 (0.30%) Adobe XD
12 1 (0.15%) Figma
12 1 (0.15%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 3 (0.46%) VisionPLUS
2 2 (0.30%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.15%) Actimize
3 1 (0.15%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 1 (0.15%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.15%) SAP IBP
3 1 (0.15%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.15%) Sprinklr
3 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 49 (7.46%) Azure
2 41 (6.24%) Microsoft 365
3 35 (5.33%) Power Platform
4 21 (3.20%) AWS
5 10 (1.52%) Lucidchart
5 10 (1.52%) SaaS
6 9 (1.37%) GCP
7 8 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.07%) PowerApps
9 6 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.91%) GitHub
9 6 (0.91%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.91%) Power Automate
10 5 (0.76%) Apigee
10 5 (0.76%) Smartsheet
10 5 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
10 5 (0.76%) Twilio
11 4 (0.61%) Collibra
11 4 (0.61%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.61%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.67%) Firewall
2 9 (1.37%) Skype
3 7 (1.07%) Kerberos
3 7 (1.07%) LAN
4 6 (0.91%) Internet
4 6 (0.91%) Network Security
4 6 (0.91%) Wireless
5 5 (0.76%) SSL
5 5 (0.76%) VoIP
5 5 (0.76%) WAN
6 4 (0.61%) DMZ
6 4 (0.61%) Intranet
6 4 (0.61%) NAS
6 4 (0.61%) SAN
6 4 (0.61%) SD-WAN
6 4 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.61%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.46%) 4G
7 3 (0.46%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.02%) Power BI
2 24 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.04%) QlikView
3 20 (3.04%) Tableau
4 15 (2.28%) SQL Server
5 10 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (1.22%) Data Mining
7 6 (0.91%) MS Access
7 6 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.76%) SAP HANA
9 4 (0.61%) BigQuery
9 4 (0.61%) Metadata
9 4 (0.61%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.61%) Spotfire
10 3 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.46%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.46%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 66 (10.05%) JIRA
2 13 (1.98%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.46%) Postman
5 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.30%) MSTest
5 2 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.30%) Rational Statemate
5 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.15%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (0.15%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.15%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.15%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.15%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.15%) Selenium
6 1 (0.15%) VersionOne
General
1 266 (40.49%) Social Skills
2 253 (38.51%) Finance
3 166 (25.27%) Analytical Skills
4 83 (12.63%) Presentation Skills
5 58 (8.83%) Marketing
6 56 (8.52%) Banking
7 38 (5.78%) Legal
8 33 (5.02%) Influencing Skills
9 32 (4.87%) Public Sector
10 27 (4.11%) Organisational Skills
11 26 (3.96%) Telecoms
12 24 (3.65%) Retail
13 17 (2.59%) Documentation Skills
14 16 (2.44%) Manufacturing
14 16 (2.44%) Publishing
15 12 (1.83%) Investment Banking
16 11 (1.67%) Law
17 9 (1.37%) Advertising
18 8 (1.22%) Front Office
19 7 (1.07%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 223 (33.94%) Analyst
2 81 (12.33%) Business Analyst
3 73 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 30 (4.57%) PMO Analyst
5 28 (4.26%) Data Analyst
6 25 (3.81%) Developer
6 25 (3.81%) IT Analyst
7 21 (3.20%) Consultant
8 19 (2.89%) Coordinator
8 19 (2.89%) Data Scientist
8 19 (2.89%) Designer
9 17 (2.59%) Architect
9 17 (2.59%) Support Analyst
10 16 (2.44%) Administrator
10 16 (2.44%) Business IT Analyst
10 16 (2.44%) Financial Analyst
10 16 (2.44%) IT Business Analyst
11 15 (2.28%) Project Analyst
11 15 (2.28%) Support Officer
12 13 (1.98%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.35%) HTML
2 17 (2.59%) D3.js
2 17 (2.59%) Shiny
3 12 (1.83%) XML
4 10 (1.52%) CSS
5 9 (1.37%) .NET
6 8 (1.22%) LDAP
7 7 (1.07%) JSON
7 7 (1.07%) OAuth
7 7 (1.07%) OpenID
7 7 (1.07%) SAML
8 6 (0.91%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.91%) 802.1X
8 6 (0.91%) SailPoint
8 6 (0.91%) Web Services
9 5 (0.76%) Middleware
9 5 (0.76%) OAuth2
9 5 (0.76%) SPNEGO
9 5 (0.76%) WCF
9 5 (0.76%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.00%) Management Information System
2 27 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
2 27 (4.11%) Social Media
2 27 (4.11%) User Experience
3 21 (3.20%) Algorithms
4 17 (2.59%) Data Centre
5 13 (1.98%) PMI
6 12 (1.83%) CMDB
7 11 (1.67%) NHS
8 10 (1.52%) Learning Management System
9 9 (1.37%) PKI
9 9 (1.37%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.22%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.22%) e-Learning
10 8 (1.22%) Graphic Design
11 7 (1.07%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.91%) Animation
12 6 (0.91%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.91%) Robotics
12 6 (0.91%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 40 (6.09%) Windows
2 23 (3.50%) Windows 10
3 13 (1.98%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.91%) Linux
5 4 (0.61%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.46%) Android
7 2 (0.30%) AIX
7 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.15%) Solaris
8 1 (0.15%) Unix
8 1 (0.15%) VMS
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (25.27%) Project Management
2 158 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (19.94%) Problem-Solving
4 82 (12.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 80 (12.18%) Decision-Making
6 75 (11.42%) Change Management
6 75 (11.42%) Project Delivery
7 74 (11.26%) Data Analysis
8 65 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
9 61 (9.28%) Analytics
10 58 (8.83%) ITIL
11 56 (8.52%) PRINCE2
12 44 (6.70%) Asset Management
12 44 (6.70%) Migration
12 44 (6.70%) Time Management
13 42 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 42 (6.39%) Risk Management
14 39 (5.94%) Programme Management
15 38 (5.78%) Statistics
15 38 (5.78%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 83 (12.63%) SQL
2 34 (5.18%) Python
3 33 (5.02%) VBA
4 22 (3.35%) R
5 19 (2.89%) PowerShell
6 18 (2.74%) C#
7 15 (2.28%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.37%) Java
9 8 (1.22%) C
9 8 (1.22%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.07%) VB
11 3 (0.46%) Ada
12 2 (0.30%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.30%) C++
12 2 (0.30%) Perl
12 2 (0.30%) PHP
13 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.15%) sed
13 1 (0.15%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 106 (16.13%) Degree
2 73 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 46 (7.00%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.65%) PMI Certification
5 13 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.98%) ISEB
5 13 (1.98%) ISEB Practitioner
5 13 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (1.98%) PMP
6 10 (1.52%) CISSP
6 10 (1.52%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.91%) ACCA
8 5 (0.76%) CISM
8 5 (0.76%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.76%) HND
9 4 (0.61%) BICSI Certification
9 4 (0.61%) BICSI RCDD
9 4 (0.61%) CRISC
9 4 (0.61%) GIAC
9 4 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (14.16%) PMO
2 29 (4.41%) QA
3 19 (2.89%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.52%) GDPR
4 10 (1.52%) SLA
5 7 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.91%) MiFID
7 5 (0.76%) P3O
8 2 (0.30%) Basel III
8 2 (0.30%) COBIT
8 2 (0.30%) GRC
8 2 (0.30%) IFRS
8 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.30%) ITGC
8 2 (0.30%) NIST
8 2 (0.30%) RMADS
9 1 (0.15%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.15%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.15%) SOC 2
System Software
1 13 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.30%) vSphere
4 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (0.91%) Ansible
3 5 (0.76%) CA Single Sign-On
3 5 (0.76%) HP ALM
3 5 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.76%) SCCM
4 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.30%) Puppet
5 2 (0.30%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.15%) Control-M
6 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.15%) vMotion
Vendors
1 274 (41.70%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.18%) Salesforce.com
3 32 (4.87%) Oracle
3 32 (4.87%) ServiceNow
4 31 (4.72%) Adobe
5 28 (4.26%) Alteryx
5 28 (4.26%) SAP
6 14 (2.13%) Google
7 10 (1.52%) Cisco
8 7 (1.07%) Blackboard
8 7 (1.07%) IBM
9 6 (0.91%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.91%) Automation Anywhere
10 5 (0.76%) BMC
10 5 (0.76%) BT
10 5 (0.76%) CA
10 5 (0.76%) CheckPoint
10 5 (0.76%) Facebook
10 5 (0.76%) HP
10 5 (0.76%) VMware