Period
to 21 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 189 177
Rank change year-on-year -24 -12 -28
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 1,243 1,274 1,558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.32% 1.40% 1.56%
As % of the Applications category 15.75% 16.05% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 738 960
England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £175 £200 £163
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 68 79
England median hourly rate £21.10 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.48% +5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.25 £10.58
90th Percentile £45.25 £43.83 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £21.20 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +15.94%

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 7,894 7,938 9,170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.41% 8.74% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,716 4,773 5,472
England median daily rate £375 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +6.62% -
10th Percentile £146 £150 £150
90th Percentile £561 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year +6.99% +3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 713 617 848
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.45 £39.05 £40.08
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.03 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.96% -2.88% +10.00%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -14 577 £425 +3.66% 99
South East -25 315 £400 +15.94% 48
North of England -18 119 £300 -7.69% 42
Midlands -24 90 £325 -5.45% 41
East of England +13 83 £365 +12.31% 20
West Midlands -17 66 £313 -9.09% 17
North West -7 65 £281 -19.64% 23
South West -16 54 £320 -11.72% 27
Yorkshire -11 50 £370 +23.33% 17
East Midlands -2 22 £365 +4.29% 24
North East -16 4 £331 -22.06% 2
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 1,040 (83.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 559 (44.97%) Microsoft
3 452 (36.36%) Finance
4 397 (31.94%) Microsoft Office
5 389 (31.30%) Project Management
6 310 (24.94%) MS Visio
7 254 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
8 211 (16.98%) Microsoft Project
9 208 (16.73%) SharePoint
10 191 (15.37%) PMO
11 183 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
12 171 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 167 (13.44%) Degree
14 162 (13.03%) Problem-Solving
15 134 (10.78%) Change Management
16 130 (10.46%) PRINCE2
17 117 (9.41%) ITIL
18 114 (9.17%) Management Information System
19 113 (9.09%) Windows
20 112 (9.01%) JIRA
21 106 (8.53%) Banking
22 97 (7.80%) SQL
23 88 (7.08%) Analytics
24 82 (6.60%) Marketing
25 80 (6.44%) Data Analysis
25 80 (6.44%) Telecoms
26 79 (6.36%) Programme Management
26 79 (6.36%) Active Directory
27 75 (6.03%) Migration
28 68 (5.47%) 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
1 208 (16.73%) SharePoint
2 45 (3.62%) Confluence
3 27 (2.17%) IIS
4 20 (1.61%) Apache
4 20 (1.61%) Skype for Business
4 20 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 17 (1.37%) SAS
6 14 (1.13%) Marvel
6 14 (1.13%) MS Exchange
7 12 (0.97%) CMS
8 8 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (0.64%) nginx
9 7 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.56%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.40%) Apache Qpid
11 5 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.24%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1,040 (83.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 397 (31.94%) Microsoft Office
3 310 (24.94%) MS Visio
4 211 (16.98%) Microsoft Project
5 27 (2.17%) Photoshop
6 23 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
7 20 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 19 (1.53%) InVision
9 17 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
10 13 (1.05%) Acrobat
11 9 (0.72%) InDesign
12 5 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.24%) AutoCAD
13 3 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
14 2 (0.16%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.16%) Blender
14 2 (0.16%) LightWave 3D
14 2 (0.16%) Open Workbench
15 1 (0.080%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 8 (0.64%) HiPortfolio
2 6 (0.48%) CA PPM
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.32%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.24%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.24%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.16%) Actimize
6 2 (0.16%) Carpe Diem
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.16%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 2 (0.16%) Primavera
6 2 (0.16%) SAP FI-GL
6 2 (0.16%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.16%) Temenos Globus
6 2 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.02%) Office 365
2 15 (1.21%) OneDrive
3 13 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.88%) Trello
5 6 (0.48%) SaaS
5 6 (0.48%) Slack
6 5 (0.40%) Yammer
7 4 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.24%) Lucidchart
9 2 (0.16%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.16%) IaaS
9 2 (0.16%) PaaS
9 2 (0.16%) Taleo
10 1 (0.080%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.080%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (0.080%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.080%) G Suite
10 1 (0.080%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.41%) Skype
2 21 (1.69%) Internet
3 19 (1.53%) LAN
4 18 (1.45%) WAN
5 17 (1.37%) Wireless
6 14 (1.13%) Wireshark
7 11 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.80%) Intranet
8 10 (0.80%) WebEx
9 9 (0.72%) Firewall
9 9 (0.72%) SAN
9 9 (0.72%) SSL
10 8 (0.64%) DNS
10 8 (0.64%) IPsec
10 8 (0.64%) Kerberos
10 8 (0.64%) WLAN
11 7 (0.56%) Multicast
11 7 (0.56%) SMS
11 7 (0.56%) SSH
11 7 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (3.06%) Power BI
2 29 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (2.01%) SQL Server
4 22 (1.77%) MS Access
5 20 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
6 19 (1.53%) Relational Database
7 17 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (1.13%) Big Data
8 14 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (0.80%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.72%) Spotfire
11 7 (0.56%) QlikView
12 6 (0.48%) DB2
13 5 (0.40%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.32%) DTS
15 3 (0.24%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.24%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (0.24%) SSDT
16 2 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 112 (9.01%) JIRA
2 12 (0.97%) Jenkins
3 11 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (0.80%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.64%) GitLab
6 6 (0.48%) Maven
7 5 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.16%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.16%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.16%) Selenium
9 1 (0.080%) Ant
9 1 (0.080%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.080%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.080%) git-flow
9 1 (0.080%) Hudson
9 1 (0.080%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.080%) Subversion
9 1 (0.080%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.080%) VersionOne
General
1 452 (36.36%) Finance
2 106 (8.53%) Banking
3 82 (6.60%) Marketing
4 80 (6.44%) Telecoms
5 48 (3.86%) Legal
6 41 (3.30%) Retail
7 36 (2.90%) Law
8 32 (2.57%) Investment Banking
9 19 (1.53%) Mandarin Language
9 19 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (1.45%) Publishing
11 17 (1.37%) Advertising
12 16 (1.29%) Billing
13 15 (1.21%) Back Office
14 14 (1.13%) Financial Institution
14 14 (1.13%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.80%) German Language
16 9 (0.72%) Front Office
16 9 (0.72%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 413 (33.23%) Analyst
2 142 (11.42%) Project Manager
3 128 (10.30%) Business Analyst
4 82 (6.60%) Coordinator
5 73 (5.87%) Data Analyst
6 60 (4.83%) Project Coordinator
7 45 (3.62%) Administrator
8 39 (3.14%) Consultant
9 38 (3.06%) PMO Analyst
9 38 (3.06%) Service Analyst
10 34 (2.74%) Trainer
11 32 (2.57%) Designer
12 29 (2.33%) Developer
12 29 (2.33%) Service Desk Analyst
13 27 (2.17%) Support Analyst
14 24 (1.93%) 2nd Line Support
15 23 (1.85%) Change Manager
16 22 (1.77%) Junior
16 22 (1.77%) Project Analyst
16 22 (1.77%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.61%) SailPoint
2 12 (0.97%) HTML
3 11 (0.88%) LDAP
3 11 (0.88%) SAML
4 9 (0.72%) OAuth
5 8 (0.64%) SPNEGO
5 8 (0.64%) WCF
5 8 (0.64%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 8 (0.64%) XML
6 6 (0.48%) CSS
6 6 (0.48%) Kafka
6 6 (0.48%) OAuth2
6 6 (0.48%) REST
7 5 (0.40%) Django
7 5 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (0.40%) SOAP
8 4 (0.32%) COM
8 4 (0.32%) Middleware
8 4 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.24%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 254 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (9.17%) Management Information System
3 60 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (3.30%) Computer Science
5 40 (3.22%) User Experience
6 29 (2.33%) Virtual Team
7 17 (1.37%) Social Media
8 16 (1.29%) NHS
8 16 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
9 15 (1.21%) e-Learning
10 13 (1.05%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.05%) FMCG
11 10 (0.80%) Blackberry
11 10 (0.80%) CMDB
12 9 (0.72%) iPad
12 9 (0.72%) Mainframe
12 9 (0.72%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.72%) PKI
13 8 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
14 7 (0.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 113 (9.09%) Windows
2 57 (4.59%) Windows 10
3 34 (2.74%) Windows 7
4 27 (2.17%) Unix
5 19 (1.53%) Linux
6 16 (1.29%) Solaris
7 12 (0.97%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.80%) Android
9 7 (0.56%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.48%) zOS
11 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.16%) AIX
12 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.080%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.080%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (31.30%) Project Management
2 183 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 162 (13.03%) Problem-Solving
5 134 (10.78%) Change Management
6 130 (10.46%) PRINCE2
7 117 (9.41%) ITIL
8 88 (7.08%) Analytics
9 80 (6.44%) Data Analysis
10 79 (6.36%) Programme Management
11 75 (6.03%) Migration
12 68 (5.47%) Business Analysis
12 68 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
13 67 (5.39%) Time Management
14 61 (4.91%) Change Control
15 54 (4.34%) Risk Management
16 53 (4.26%) Workflow
17 52 (4.18%) Project Planning
18 51 (4.10%) Process Improvement
19 48 (3.86%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 97 (7.80%) SQL
2 35 (2.82%) Python
3 15 (1.21%) C++
3 15 (1.21%) Java
4 14 (1.13%) C
4 14 (1.13%) VBA
5 13 (1.05%) T-SQL
6 8 (0.64%) Korn
6 8 (0.64%) Shell Script
7 7 (0.56%) Perl
7 7 (0.56%) PowerShell
8 6 (0.48%) C#
9 5 (0.40%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.40%) R
10 4 (0.32%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.16%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.16%) Lua
11 2 (0.16%) Ruby
11 2 (0.16%) VB
12 1 (0.080%) XPath
Qualifications
1 167 (13.44%) Degree
2 58 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 43 (3.46%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.45%) PMI Certification
4 18 (1.45%) PMP
5 17 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (1.05%) ISEB
7 13 (1.05%) Master's Degree
8 12 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 8 (0.64%) ACCA
10 8 (0.64%) APMP
10 8 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.64%) CIPD
10 8 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (0.56%) HP MASE
11 7 (0.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (15.37%) PMO
2 49 (3.94%) Data Quality
3 43 (3.46%) GDPR
3 43 (3.46%) QA
4 31 (2.49%) SLA
5 10 (0.80%) Def Stans
5 10 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.72%) CDISC
7 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.40%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.32%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (0.24%) IFRS
10 3 (0.24%) ISO 22301
10 3 (0.24%) MiFID
11 2 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.16%) COBIT
12 1 (0.080%) Basel II
12 1 (0.080%) GxP
System Software
1 79 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.56%) FreeRADIUS
4 5 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.080%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.080%) Docker
6 1 (0.080%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.080%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.080%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (2.25%) Single Sign-On
2 12 (0.97%) SCCM
3 10 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (0.64%) CA Single Sign-On
4 8 (0.64%) Oracle ZFS
5 7 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.48%) Ansible
7 5 (0.40%) Nagios
7 5 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.40%) Puppet
8 4 (0.32%) Grafana
8 4 (0.32%) MIIS
8 4 (0.32%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.32%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.32%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.24%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.24%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (0.24%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.16%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 559 (44.97%) Microsoft
2 62 (4.99%) Oracle
3 59 (4.75%) SAP
4 44 (3.54%) ServiceNow
4 44 (3.54%) Tableau
5 43 (3.46%) Adobe
6 33 (2.65%) Remedy
7 26 (2.09%) Citrix
8 22 (1.77%) HP
9 21 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (1.37%) VMware
11 16 (1.29%) Workday
12 15 (1.21%) BMC
12 15 (1.21%) Cisco
13 14 (1.13%) Cognos
14 13 (1.05%) CA
14 13 (1.05%) Google
15 11 (0.88%) iManage
15 11 (0.88%) Ivanti
16 10 (0.80%) Apple