Period
to 26 October 2020

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 26 October 2020 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
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 249 205 220
Rank change year-on-year -44 +15 -36
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 271 1,000 1,250
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.98% 1.30% 1.32%
As % of the Applications category 12.72% 15.30% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 585 732
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £144 £209 £185
90th Percentile £588 £600 £625
UK median daily rate £375 £384 £390
% change year-on-year -2.28% -1.60% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 72 75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.33 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.96% -8.79% -9.52%
10th Percentile £13.57 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £51.75 £52.03 £45.30
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% -10.26% -4.88%

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 2,131 6,537 8,053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.72% 8.49% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,294 3,857 4,821
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £131 £150 £148
90th Percentile £599 £575 £563
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £374
% change year-on-year - +0.33% +6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 612 741
Median hourly rate £20.25 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.71% +6.06% +3.86%
10th Percentile £12.40 £11.15 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.80 £48.75 £41.25
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +22.86% +6.06% +6.45%

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 26 October 2020.

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 26 October 2020.

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 26 October 2020. 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 +8 125 £388 -8.82% 26
South East +34 53 £408 +12.41% 13
North of England +19 35 £356 +1.79% 15
North West +36 23 £375 -6.25% 5
South West +54 22 £450 +12.50% 8
Midlands +34 16 £273 -9.17% 16
East of England +42 10 £163 -61.76% 10
Yorkshire +32 8 £233 -31.62% 7
East Midlands +26 8 £368 -0.68% 3
West Midlands +23 7 £200 -33.33% 13
North East +20 4 £229 -26.80% 3
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, 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.

1 223 (82.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 133 (49.08%) Microsoft
3 107 (39.48%) Microsoft Office
4 100 (36.90%) Finance
5 78 (28.78%) Project Management
6 62 (22.88%) MS Visio
7 53 (19.56%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (17.34%) Problem-Solving
9 41 (15.13%) Security Cleared
10 38 (14.02%) SQL
10 38 (14.02%) Change Management
10 38 (14.02%) Project Delivery
10 38 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (13.65%) Microsoft Project
12 36 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 34 (12.55%) SC Cleared
13 34 (12.55%) Analytics
14 32 (11.81%) Programme Management
14 32 (11.81%) SharePoint
15 29 (10.70%) PRINCE2
15 29 (10.70%) Data Analysis
16 28 (10.33%) Degree
16 28 (10.33%) Risk Management
17 27 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (9.23%) Telecoms
19 23 (8.49%) Public Sector
20 21 (7.75%) Power Platform
20 21 (7.75%) Service Delivery
21 20 (7.38%) Business Analysis
21 20 (7.38%) Power BI

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 32 (11.81%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.17%) Confluence
3 7 (2.58%) Moodle
4 3 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.11%) SAS
4 3 (1.11%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.74%) LiveLink
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.37%) Apache
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 223 (82.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 107 (39.48%) Microsoft Office
3 62 (22.88%) MS Visio
4 37 (13.65%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (3.32%) Camtasia
5 9 (3.32%) Photoshop
6 6 (2.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (1.48%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (1.48%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (1.48%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (1.48%) CINEMA 4D
8 4 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.74%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.74%) InDesign
10 1 (0.37%) Blender
10 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle iSupplier
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.37%) assyst
4 1 (0.37%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.75%) Power Platform
2 18 (6.64%) Azure
2 18 (6.64%) Office 365
3 7 (2.58%) Lucidchart
4 4 (1.48%) SaaS
5 3 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.11%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.11%) PaaS
6 2 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.74%) AWS
6 2 (0.74%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.37%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.37%) GitHub
7 1 (0.37%) Google Docs
7 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.32%) DNS
1 9 (3.32%) Firewall
2 7 (2.58%) DHCP
3 6 (2.21%) Wireless
4 5 (1.85%) Network Security
4 5 (1.85%) Skype
4 5 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.48%) VPN
6 3 (1.11%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (1.11%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.74%) 4G
7 2 (0.74%) Intranet
7 2 (0.74%) Modbus
7 2 (0.74%) PPP
7 2 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.74%) SNMP
7 2 (0.74%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.74%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.74%) VSAN
7 2 (0.74%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.38%) Power BI
2 7 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.85%) Big Data
3 5 (1.85%) Data Lake
3 5 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.48%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.11%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.11%) DB2
5 3 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.11%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.11%) Tableau
6 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.74%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.37%) DTS
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.37%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (0.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (5.90%) JIRA
2 5 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.11%) Toad
4 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.37%) Gradle
5 1 (0.37%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.37%) ProC
5 1 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.37%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 100 (36.90%) Finance
2 25 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 23 (8.49%) Public Sector
4 18 (6.64%) Banking
5 16 (5.90%) Legal
5 16 (5.90%) Marketing
6 13 (4.80%) Manufacturing
7 9 (3.32%) Law
8 8 (2.95%) Mandarin Language
8 8 (2.95%) Publishing
8 8 (2.95%) Retail
9 6 (2.21%) Electronics
10 4 (1.48%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.48%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.11%) Local Government
12 2 (0.74%) Avionics
12 2 (0.74%) Back Office
12 2 (0.74%) Billing
Job Titles
1 76 (28.04%) Analyst
2 32 (11.81%) Business Analyst
3 28 (10.33%) Project Manager
4 19 (7.01%) Data Analyst
5 14 (5.17%) Designer
6 12 (4.43%) Coordinator
6 12 (4.43%) Project Coordinator
7 11 (4.06%) Developer
8 9 (3.32%) Consultant
8 9 (3.32%) Junior
9 8 (2.95%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
9 8 (2.95%) Support Analyst
10 7 (2.58%) IT Manager
11 6 (2.21%) Administrator
11 6 (2.21%) Instructional Designer
11 6 (2.21%) Project Analyst
12 5 (1.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 5 (1.85%) Business Manager
12 5 (1.85%) Financial Analyst
12 5 (1.85%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.54%) HTML
2 11 (4.06%) CSS
3 10 (3.69%) XML
4 4 (1.48%) .NET
4 4 (1.48%) jQuery
4 4 (1.48%) JSON
4 4 (1.48%) LDAP
5 3 (1.11%) COM
6 2 (0.74%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe AIR
7 1 (0.37%) CGI
7 1 (0.37%) DHTML
7 1 (0.37%) FpML
7 1 (0.37%) Matplotlib
7 1 (0.37%) MDX
7 1 (0.37%) NumPy
7 1 (0.37%) Pandas
7 1 (0.37%) SciPy
7 1 (0.37%) Seaborn
7 1 (0.37%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.17%) Management Information System
2 14 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (4.06%) Social Media
4 9 (3.32%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.58%) Animation
5 7 (2.58%) Learning Management System
6 6 (2.21%) e-Learning
6 6 (2.21%) Video Editing
7 5 (1.85%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.85%) CMDB
7 5 (1.85%) User Experience
8 3 (1.11%) Blog
8 3 (1.11%) Cybercrime
8 3 (1.11%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.11%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (1.11%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.11%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.11%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.01%) Windows
2 11 (4.06%) Windows 10
3 8 (2.95%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.85%) Unix
5 3 (1.11%) Android
5 3 (1.11%) Linux
6 2 (0.74%) AIX
6 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.74%) Solaris
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (28.78%) Project Management
2 53 (19.56%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (17.34%) Problem-Solving
4 38 (14.02%) Change Management
4 38 (14.02%) Project Delivery
5 36 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (12.55%) Analytics
7 32 (11.81%) Programme Management
8 29 (10.70%) Data Analysis
8 29 (10.70%) PRINCE2
9 28 (10.33%) Risk Management
10 27 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (7.75%) Service Delivery
12 20 (7.38%) Business Analysis
13 16 (5.90%) Data Management
13 16 (5.90%) Time Management
14 15 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (5.54%) ITIL
14 15 (5.54%) Migration
14 15 (5.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.02%) SQL
2 12 (4.43%) Python
3 11 (4.06%) C
4 9 (3.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.85%) C++
5 5 (1.85%) R
6 4 (1.48%) C#
6 4 (1.48%) VBA
7 3 (1.11%) Java
8 2 (0.74%) VB
9 1 (0.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.37%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.37%) PHP
9 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.37%) PROC SQL
9 1 (0.37%) Ruby
9 1 (0.37%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.37%) Scala
9 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (15.13%) Security Cleared
2 34 (12.55%) SC Cleared
3 28 (10.33%) Degree
4 8 (2.95%) PMP
5 7 (2.58%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.85%) ISEB
7 5 (1.85%) Postgraduate
8 4 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.48%) MCSE
8 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.11%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.11%) HNC
9 3 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.74%) BICSI Certification
10 2 (0.74%) CISM
10 2 (0.74%) HND
10 2 (0.74%) MCSA
10 2 (0.74%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.01%) PMO
2 10 (3.69%) QA
3 7 (2.58%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.48%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.48%) NIST
5 3 (1.11%) GDPR
5 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 17025
6 2 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.74%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.74%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.74%) ISO 31000
6 2 (0.74%) SLA
7 1 (0.37%) IFRS
7 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (7.01%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (3.32%) SCCM
2 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.11%) EnCase
4 2 (0.74%) Avamar
4 2 (0.74%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.74%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.74%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 133 (49.08%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.17%) Adobe
2 14 (5.17%) Oracle
2 14 (5.17%) SAP
3 7 (2.58%) Blackboard
3 7 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.85%) HP
4 5 (1.85%) Informatica
5 4 (1.48%) Databricks
5 4 (1.48%) Dell
5 4 (1.48%) Google
5 4 (1.48%) Remedy
5 4 (1.48%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 4 (1.48%) Snow
5 4 (1.48%) Splunk
6 3 (1.11%) Ariba
6 3 (1.11%) Huawei
7 2 (0.74%) Forcepoint
7 2 (0.74%) NetApp
7 2 (0.74%) Sybase