Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 208 191
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17 -16
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 1,089 1,248 1,259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.33% 1.33% 1.40%
As % of the Applications category 16.01% 15.51% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 727 733
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £200 £173 £200
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £388 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 68 67
England median hourly rate £18.46 £21.10 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.54% +0.48% +5.00%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.58 £45.15 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.20 £21.00
% change year-on-year -17.45% +0.95% +5.00%

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 6,803 8,049 7,927
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.33% 8.55% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,035 4,792 4,770
England median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +5.07%
10th Percentile £150 £146 £150
90th Percentile £575 £556 £550
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year - +5.63% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 729 618
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £42.50 £38.98
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.06
% change year-on-year +6.06% +2.77% -2.70%

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 -1 455 £420 -1.18% 49
South East -9 242 £388 +3.33% 46
North of England +60 166 £340 +13.33% 28
South West +14 84 £375 +17.19% 20
Midlands +29 82 £300 -6.25% 17
Yorkshire +57 72 £335 -9.46% 10
North West +22 71 £400 +42.22% 16
West Midlands +23 56 £300 - 10
East of England -3 56 £425 +18.06% 15
East Midlands +32 26 £370 -1.33% 7
North East +43 23 £275 -16.98% 2
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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.

1 930 (85.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 483 (44.35%) Microsoft
3 426 (39.12%) Microsoft Office
4 386 (35.45%) Finance
5 330 (30.30%) Project Management
6 275 (25.25%) Analytical Skills
7 228 (20.94%) MS Visio
8 214 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
9 188 (17.26%) SharePoint
10 180 (16.53%) Microsoft Project
11 171 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 169 (15.52%) PMO
13 146 (13.41%) Degree
14 137 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
15 128 (11.75%) PRINCE2
16 127 (11.66%) Change Management
17 115 (10.56%) Windows
18 103 (9.46%) Security Cleared
18 103 (9.46%) Analytics
19 100 (9.18%) Management Information System
19 100 (9.18%) Project Delivery
20 99 (9.09%) ITIL
21 92 (8.45%) Office 365
22 90 (8.26%) Self-Motivation
23 89 (8.17%) Data Analysis
24 86 (7.90%) Telecoms
24 86 (7.90%) JIRA
25 82 (7.53%) SQL
26 80 (7.35%) SC Cleared
27 78 (7.16%) Business Intelligence

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
1 188 (17.26%) SharePoint
2 46 (4.22%) Confluence
3 39 (3.58%) Skype for Business
4 14 (1.29%) SAS
5 13 (1.19%) CMS
6 10 (0.92%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.46%) Drupal
8 4 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.28%) Documentum
9 3 (0.28%) OpenEdge
9 3 (0.28%) WordPress
10 2 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.18%) Moodle
10 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.18%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 930 (85.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 426 (39.12%) Microsoft Office
3 228 (20.94%) MS Visio
4 180 (16.53%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (1.01%) Photoshop
5 11 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.73%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.46%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.46%) InDesign
8 5 (0.46%) SPSS
8 5 (0.46%) Stata
9 4 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.37%) Snagit
10 3 (0.28%) Lectora
10 3 (0.28%) Sketch
11 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.18%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.092%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (1.01%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (0.73%) SAP MM
3 7 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (0.55%) Eloqua
4 6 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.55%) Primavera
4 6 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.46%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.37%) SAP PS
6 4 (0.37%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.28%) Oracle AGIS
7 3 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.28%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (0.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 92 (8.45%) Office 365
2 36 (3.31%) Azure
3 32 (2.94%) Power Platform
4 14 (1.29%) SaaS
5 11 (1.01%) OneDrive
6 9 (0.83%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
7 8 (0.73%) G Suite
8 6 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.46%) Smartsheet
10 4 (0.37%) Google Drive
10 4 (0.37%) Yammer
11 3 (0.28%) Google Docs
11 3 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
11 3 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.28%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.28%) PaaS
12 2 (0.18%) AWS
12 2 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.22%) Skype
2 29 (2.66%) Internet
3 25 (2.30%) Intranet
4 19 (1.74%) LAN
5 17 (1.56%) DHCP
5 17 (1.56%) DNS
5 17 (1.56%) VPN
6 16 (1.47%) Firewall
7 14 (1.29%) WAN
8 9 (0.83%) TCP/IP
8 9 (0.83%) WebEx
9 8 (0.73%) Radio Access Network
9 8 (0.73%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (0.73%) VLAN
10 7 (0.64%) Wireless
11 6 (0.55%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.55%) Modbus
12 5 (0.46%) Broadband
12 5 (0.46%) OSPF
13 4 (0.37%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (2.94%) Power BI
2 27 (2.48%) Big Data
2 27 (2.48%) SQL Server
3 25 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
5 16 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.19%) MS Access
6 13 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (1.19%) Qlik Sense
6 13 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.46%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.46%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.46%) Oracle OWB
9 4 (0.37%) DB2
9 4 (0.37%) QlikView
10 3 (0.28%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.28%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.28%) MySQL
10 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 86 (7.90%) JIRA
2 12 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 7 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.46%) IBM UrbanCode
4 5 (0.46%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (0.46%) Subversion
5 4 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.37%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (0.28%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (0.28%) FrontPage
6 3 (0.28%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.28%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.18%) Sourcetree
7 2 (0.18%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.092%) CANoe
8 1 (0.092%) Selenium
8 1 (0.092%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.092%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 386 (35.45%) Finance
2 86 (7.90%) Telecoms
3 69 (6.34%) Banking
4 65 (5.97%) Marketing
5 58 (5.33%) Public Sector
6 36 (3.31%) Legal
7 34 (3.12%) Retail
8 22 (2.02%) Investment Banking
9 17 (1.56%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.47%) Manufacturing
11 14 (1.29%) Law
12 13 (1.19%) Mandarin Language
13 12 (1.10%) Front Office
14 11 (1.01%) Billing
14 11 (1.01%) General Ledger
15 9 (0.83%) Advertising
15 9 (0.83%) Back Office
16 8 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.64%) French Language
17 7 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 367 (33.70%) Analyst
2 137 (12.58%) Business Analyst
3 118 (10.84%) Project Manager
4 72 (6.61%) Coordinator
5 66 (6.06%) Data Analyst
6 51 (4.68%) PMO Analyst
7 45 (4.13%) Project Coordinator
8 35 (3.21%) Developer
9 32 (2.94%) Architect
9 32 (2.94%) Consultant
10 28 (2.57%) Financial Analyst
10 28 (2.57%) IT Analyst
11 27 (2.48%) Service Analyst
12 25 (2.30%) Administrator
13 24 (2.20%) Junior
13 24 (2.20%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (2.02%) Support Officer
15 20 (1.84%) Support Analyst
16 19 (1.74%) Business IT Analyst
16 19 (1.74%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.57%) CSS
1 28 (2.57%) HTML
2 17 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 16 (1.47%) jQuery
4 13 (1.19%) XML
5 12 (1.10%) .NET
6 9 (0.83%) Web Services
7 7 (0.64%) CSS3
7 7 (0.64%) Sass
8 6 (0.55%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.55%) EDIFACT
8 6 (0.55%) HTML5
9 4 (0.37%) BAPI
9 4 (0.37%) Middleware
9 4 (0.37%) React
10 3 (0.28%) 802.1X
10 3 (0.28%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.28%) Bulma
10 3 (0.28%) Semantic UI
10 3 (0.28%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 275 (25.25%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (9.18%) Management Information System
3 90 (8.26%) Self-Motivation
4 35 (3.21%) User Experience
5 25 (2.30%) PMI
6 22 (2.02%) Social Media
7 20 (1.84%) Virtual Team
8 16 (1.47%) e-Learning
9 14 (1.29%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
10 13 (1.19%) Wiki
11 12 (1.10%) CMDB
12 10 (0.92%) Derivative
12 10 (0.92%) FMCG
13 9 (0.83%) Graphic Design
14 8 (0.73%) Blackberry
15 7 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
16 6 (0.55%) Digital Signage
16 6 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
16 6 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 115 (10.56%) Windows
2 68 (6.24%) Windows 10
3 35 (3.21%) Apple iOS
4 26 (2.39%) Windows 7
5 24 (2.20%) Linux
6 17 (1.56%) Windows Server
7 12 (1.10%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.83%) Unix
9 7 (0.64%) Android
10 6 (0.55%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.37%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.28%) AIX
12 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.28%) Solaris
12 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.18%) pSOS
13 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (30.30%) Project Management
2 214 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 137 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
5 128 (11.75%) PRINCE2
6 127 (11.66%) Change Management
7 103 (9.46%) Analytics
8 100 (9.18%) Project Delivery
9 99 (9.09%) ITIL
10 89 (8.17%) Data Analysis
11 78 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
12 74 (6.80%) Decision-Making
13 68 (6.24%) Migration
13 68 (6.24%) Time Management
14 61 (5.60%) Business Analysis
15 60 (5.51%) Programme Management
16 58 (5.33%) Risk Management
17 53 (4.87%) ERP
18 52 (4.78%) Scrum
19 49 (4.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 82 (7.53%) SQL
2 30 (2.75%) JavaScript
2 30 (2.75%) PowerShell
3 29 (2.66%) C
4 18 (1.65%) Python
5 16 (1.47%) VBA
6 12 (1.10%) C#
7 8 (0.73%) Java
8 7 (0.64%) MATLAB
8 7 (0.64%) R
9 6 (0.55%) VB
10 5 (0.46%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.37%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.28%) C++
12 3 (0.28%) PHP
12 3 (0.28%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.28%) VBScript
13 1 (0.092%) Perl
13 1 (0.092%) RPG
13 1 (0.092%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 146 (13.41%) Degree
2 103 (9.46%) Security Cleared
3 80 (7.35%) SC Cleared
4 51 (4.68%) PMI Certification
5 27 (2.48%) PMP
6 25 (2.30%) ISEB
7 14 (1.29%) CIMA
7 14 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.19%) CISM
8 13 (1.19%) CISSP
9 12 (1.10%) APMP
10 10 (0.92%) CCNA
10 10 (0.92%) HND
11 9 (0.83%) ACCA
11 9 (0.83%) CIPD
11 9 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
12 8 (0.73%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (15.52%) PMO
2 37 (3.40%) Data Quality
3 35 (3.21%) QA
4 31 (2.85%) SLA
5 15 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (1.01%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.73%) GDPR
8 7 (0.64%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
9 5 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.37%) P3O
11 3 (0.28%) GxP
12 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.18%) GAAP
12 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.18%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.092%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.092%) Def Stans
13 1 (0.092%) IFRS
System Software
1 53 (4.87%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.64%) XenApp
3 7 (0.64%) XenDesktop
4 6 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.46%) vSphere
6 3 (0.28%) BitLocker
6 3 (0.28%) Firmware
6 3 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.18%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.18%) NDS
7 2 (0.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.092%) Docker
8 1 (0.092%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.092%) NFS
8 1 (0.092%) SRDF
8 1 (0.092%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.092%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 21 (1.93%) SCCM
2 7 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.28%) FlexNet
5 3 (0.28%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (0.28%) Stealthwatch
6 2 (0.18%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.18%) Ansible
6 2 (0.18%) IBM Guardium
6 2 (0.18%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.092%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.092%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.092%) CSIRT
7 1 (0.092%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.092%) MOM
7 1 (0.092%) NetApp OnCommand
7 1 (0.092%) QRadar
7 1 (0.092%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.092%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 483 (44.35%) Microsoft
2 69 (6.34%) SAP
3 56 (5.14%) Oracle
4 37 (3.40%) Tableau
5 33 (3.03%) Adobe
6 31 (2.85%) ServiceNow
7 25 (2.30%) Remedy
8 23 (2.11%) Google
9 21 (1.93%) Cisco
10 20 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (1.56%) VMware
12 16 (1.47%) IBM
13 13 (1.19%) Bloomberg
13 13 (1.19%) Citrix
14 12 (1.10%) Reuters
15 11 (1.01%) Workday
16 10 (0.92%) Atlassian
17 9 (0.83%) HP
17 9 (0.83%) Huawei
18 8 (0.73%) Symantec