Period
to 22 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Presentation Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Presentation Skills over the 6 months to 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Presentation Skills
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 89 158 112
Rank change year-on-year +69 -46 +24
Contract jobs citing Presentation Skills 1,104 306 715
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.97% 1.73% 2.36%
As % of the General category 5.14% 3.02% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 190 420
10th Percentile £400 £325 £300
25th Percentile £475 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% - -
75th Percentile £700 £600 £600
90th Percentile £788 £675 £650
England median daily rate £550 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
10th Percentile £26.98 £41.80 £22.99
25th Percentile £27.50 £44.50 £23.09
Median hourly rate £35.00 £49.00 £26.50
Median % change year-on-year -28.57% +84.91% -5.36%
75th Percentile £40.75 £53.50 £42.63
90th Percentile £55.68 £56.20 £50.35
England median hourly rate £36.83 £35.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.23% +70.73% -48.75%

Presentation Skills is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 21,461 10,123 16,285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.78% 57.32% 53.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,423 7,307 11,633
10th Percentile £375 £315 £298
25th Percentile £473 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £520 £513
Median % change year-on-year +10.58% +1.46% -1.44%
75th Percentile £688 £625 £625
90th Percentile £775 £713 £700
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 106 234
10th Percentile £16.34 £14.50 £12.44
25th Percentile £21.50 £21.25 £16.53
Median hourly rate £35.08 £27.50 £20.85
Median % change year-on-year +27.55% +31.93% +8.29%
75th Percentile £49.25 £45.63 £29.96
90th Percentile £62.13 £59.88 £52.50
England median hourly rate £19.70 £23.43 £18.70
% change year-on-year -15.91% +25.28% +1.08%

Presentation Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Presentation Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Presentation Skills in London

Presentation Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Presentation Skills in London.

Daily rate trend for Presentation Skills in London

Presentation Skills
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Presentation Skills in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Presentation Skills in London

Presentation Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Presentation Skills in London.

Hourly rate trend for Presentation Skills in London

Presentation Skills
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Presentation Skills in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Presentation Skills in London

Presentation Skills
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Presentation Skills within the London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -7 81 £550 -6.38% 53
West London -7 24 £580 +28.89% 9
South London -8 6 £513 -18.00% 3
East London -6 2 £550 +22.28% 18
Presentation Skills
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Presentation Skills 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 London region with a requirement for Presentation Skills.

1 855 (77.45%) Social Skills
2 590 (53.44%) Finance
3 527 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
4 268 (24.28%) Azure
5 224 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
6 223 (20.20%) Analytical Skills
7 213 (19.29%) Analytics
8 190 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 189 (17.12%) Microsoft
10 177 (16.03%) Project Management
11 165 (14.95%) SQL
11 165 (14.95%) DevOps
12 160 (14.49%) Degree
13 143 (12.95%) Python
14 136 (12.32%) Scrum
15 130 (11.78%) AWS
16 128 (11.59%) Renewable Energy
17 124 (11.23%) Banking
18 117 (10.60%) Decision-Making
19 115 (10.42%) Change Management
20 106 (9.60%) JIRA
21 102 (9.24%) CI/CD
22 96 (8.70%) Project Delivery
23 90 (8.15%) Marketing
24 88 (7.97%) Visualisation
24 88 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
25 86 (7.79%) JavaScript
25 86 (7.79%) Coaching
26 85 (7.70%) User Experience
27 81 (7.34%) Data Analysis

Presentation Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 55 (4.98%) SharePoint
2 38 (3.44%) Confluence
3 25 (2.26%) Apache Spark
4 18 (1.63%) CMS
5 15 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 12 (1.09%) SAS
8 9 (0.82%) Apache
9 5 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
10 4 (0.36%) Apache Pulsar
10 4 (0.36%) IIS
11 3 (0.27%) Luigi
11 3 (0.27%) nginx
12 2 (0.18%) Appian
12 2 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.18%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.091%) JBoss
13 1 (0.091%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 58 (5.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
3 48 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 15 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
7 13 (1.18%) Photoshop
7 13 (1.18%) Sketch
8 9 (0.82%) InVision
9 7 (0.63%) Camtasia
10 5 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.45%) Adobe XD
11 4 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
11 4 (0.36%) Open Workbench
11 4 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.36%) SPSS
12 3 (0.27%) Zeplin
13 1 (0.091%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.091%) Oracle Smart View
13 1 (0.091%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 25 (2.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (1.27%) Endur
2 14 (1.27%) SAP S/4HANA
3 13 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.00%) Aligne
4 11 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.36%) Murex MxG2000
5 4 (0.36%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.18%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.18%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 1 (0.091%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.091%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.091%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.091%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 268 (24.28%) Azure
2 130 (11.78%) AWS
3 75 (6.79%) Power Platform
4 56 (5.07%) GitHub
5 51 (4.62%) GCP
6 36 (3.26%) SaaS
7 33 (2.99%) Serverless
8 32 (2.90%) Microsoft 365
9 23 (2.08%) Azure Functions
10 20 (1.81%) Dynamics 365
10 20 (1.81%) PaaS
11 19 (1.72%) Google Analytics
12 17 (1.54%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 17 (1.54%) Azure Data Factory
12 17 (1.54%) IaaS
13 16 (1.45%) Figma
14 15 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
15 14 (1.27%) Adobe Analytics
15 14 (1.27%) Google Data Studio
16 12 (1.09%) Azure App Service
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.17%) DNS
2 17 (1.54%) Network Security
3 16 (1.45%) Firewall
4 11 (1.00%) Internet
5 8 (0.72%) FTP
5 8 (0.72%) LAN
5 8 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.72%) WAN
6 7 (0.63%) DHCP
6 7 (0.63%) Skype
7 6 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
7 6 (0.54%) SMTP
7 6 (0.54%) VoIP
7 6 (0.54%) Wireless
8 5 (0.45%) NAS
9 4 (0.36%) ICMP
9 4 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.36%) MPLS
9 4 (0.36%) TETRA
9 4 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (6.25%) Power BI
2 63 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (5.34%) Big Data
4 48 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 37 (3.35%) Data Lake
6 36 (3.26%) Tableau
7 35 (3.17%) Relational Database
8 30 (2.72%) NoSQL
9 29 (2.63%) Metadata
10 27 (2.45%) MongoDB
11 26 (2.36%) RDBMS
12 24 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
13 23 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
14 22 (1.99%) Hadoop
15 20 (1.81%) BigQuery
16 16 (1.45%) Data Mining
16 16 (1.45%) Looker
17 15 (1.36%) Oracle Database
18 13 (1.18%) Spotfire
19 12 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 106 (9.60%) JIRA
2 46 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 20 (1.81%) PowerDesigner
4 18 (1.63%) Jenkins
5 17 (1.54%) JUnit
5 17 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
6 16 (1.45%) SonarQube
7 13 (1.18%) GitLab
7 13 (1.18%) Mockito
8 12 (1.09%) Cucumber
8 12 (1.09%) Maven
9 11 (1.00%) JMeter
10 10 (0.91%) Postman
11 9 (0.82%) Subversion
12 7 (0.63%) kappa
13 6 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.54%) Selenium
14 5 (0.45%) Axure RP
14 5 (0.45%) ERwin
15 4 (0.36%) Jasmine
General
1 855 (77.45%) Social Skills
2 590 (53.44%) Finance
3 223 (20.20%) Analytical Skills
4 124 (11.23%) Banking
5 90 (8.15%) Marketing
6 80 (7.25%) Retail
7 59 (5.34%) Influencing Skills
8 56 (5.07%) Legal
9 41 (3.71%) Front Office
9 41 (3.71%) Investment Banking
10 33 (2.99%) Public Sector
11 32 (2.90%) Telecoms
12 28 (2.54%) Documentation Skills
13 20 (1.81%) Organisational Skills
14 16 (1.45%) Back Office
15 15 (1.36%) Law
15 15 (1.36%) Public Speaking
16 14 (1.27%) German Language
17 12 (1.09%) Billing
18 10 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 227 (20.56%) Analyst
2 135 (12.23%) Business Analyst
3 122 (11.05%) Project Manager
4 112 (10.14%) Developer
5 96 (8.70%) Architect
6 87 (7.88%) Consultant
7 48 (4.35%) Designer
8 42 (3.80%) Change Consultant
8 42 (3.80%) Data Engineer
8 42 (3.80%) Transformation Consultant
9 39 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
10 37 (3.35%) IT Manager
11 32 (2.90%) Python Engineer
12 30 (2.72%) IT Project Manager
13 27 (2.45%) Azure Engineer
14 25 (2.26%) Azure Architect
15 24 (2.17%) IT Analyst
16 23 (2.08%) UX Designer
17 22 (1.99%) Digital Analyst
17 22 (1.99%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (6.88%) .NET
2 67 (6.07%) HTML
3 59 (5.34%) React
4 47 (4.26%) CSS
5 32 (2.90%) Kafka
6 29 (2.63%) XML
7 28 (2.54%) .NET Framework
7 28 (2.54%) Web Services
8 25 (2.26%) CSS3
8 25 (2.26%) HTML5
9 23 (2.08%) RESTful
10 18 (1.63%) Node.js
11 17 (1.54%) JSON
11 17 (1.54%) REST
12 16 (1.45%) Reactive Extensions
12 16 (1.45%) WPF
13 15 (1.36%) TensorFlow
14 14 (1.27%) GraphQL
14 14 (1.27%) Keras
15 13 (1.18%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 128 (11.59%) Renewable Energy
2 85 (7.70%) User Experience
3 57 (5.16%) Virtual Team
4 54 (4.89%) Self-Motivation
5 39 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.72%) Cloud Native
7 29 (2.63%) Mobile App
8 27 (2.45%) Social Media
9 23 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (1.72%) Fixed Income
11 18 (1.63%) Data Centre
12 17 (1.54%) Algorithms
13 16 (1.45%) Derivative
13 16 (1.45%) PMI
14 14 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (1.27%) Equity Derivative
15 13 (1.18%) Public Cloud
16 12 (1.09%) Credit Derivative
16 12 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
16 12 (1.09%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 65 (5.89%) Windows
2 38 (3.44%) Linux
3 18 (1.63%) Windows Server
4 14 (1.27%) Android
5 10 (0.91%) Unix
6 9 (0.82%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.82%) VMS
7 8 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.63%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.63%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.36%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
3 213 (19.29%) Analytics
4 190 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 177 (16.03%) Project Management
6 165 (14.95%) DevOps
7 136 (12.32%) Scrum
8 117 (10.60%) Decision-Making
9 115 (10.42%) Change Management
10 102 (9.24%) CI/CD
11 96 (8.70%) Project Delivery
12 88 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
12 88 (7.97%) Visualisation
13 86 (7.79%) Coaching
14 81 (7.34%) Data Analysis
15 80 (7.25%) Business Analysis
15 80 (7.25%) Migration
16 75 (6.79%) Continuous Improvement
17 71 (6.43%) Data Modelling
18 69 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (14.95%) SQL
2 143 (12.95%) Python
3 86 (7.79%) JavaScript
4 61 (5.53%) Java
5 54 (4.89%) C#
6 34 (3.08%) TypeScript
7 33 (2.99%) R
8 29 (2.63%) C
9 21 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 17 (1.54%) Go
11 13 (1.18%) Java 8
11 13 (1.18%) T-SQL
12 12 (1.09%) Java 11
13 11 (1.00%) Scala
14 10 (0.91%) Bash
14 10 (0.91%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.82%) C++
16 7 (0.63%) MATLAB
17 6 (0.54%) ES6
18 5 (0.45%) Julia
Qualifications
1 160 (14.49%) Degree
2 40 (3.62%) Security Cleared
3 39 (3.53%) PMP
4 37 (3.35%) PMI Certification
5 29 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 24 (2.17%) Master's Degree
7 18 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
9 12 (1.09%) PhD
10 11 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (0.91%) CBAP
12 9 (0.82%) CISSP
12 9 (0.82%) DV Cleared
13 8 (0.72%) CCNA
13 8 (0.72%) SANS
14 7 (0.63%) GIAC
14 7 (0.63%) IIBA
15 6 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.26%) PMO
2 44 (3.99%) QA
3 37 (3.35%) Data Quality
4 32 (2.90%) GDPR
5 19 (1.72%) Accessibility
6 12 (1.09%) Dodd-Frank
6 12 (1.09%) SLA
7 11 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (1.00%) NIST
8 7 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.45%) GRC
9 5 (0.45%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.27%) COBIT
10 3 (0.27%) NCSC
11 2 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.18%) IFRS
11 2 (0.18%) IFRS 9
11 2 (0.18%) WCAG
12 1 (0.091%) COREP
System Software
1 42 (3.80%) Docker
2 32 (2.90%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.18%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.091%) HDFS
7 1 (0.091%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.091%) KVM
7 1 (0.091%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.091%) vCloud
7 1 (0.091%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.091%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 57 (5.16%) Kubernetes
2 38 (3.44%) Terraform
3 17 (1.54%) Ansible
4 12 (1.09%) Grafana
5 10 (0.91%) Istio
6 8 (0.72%) Kibana
7 7 (0.63%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 7 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.54%) Oozie
8 6 (0.54%) Puppet
8 6 (0.54%) QRadar
9 5 (0.45%) Prometheus
9 5 (0.45%) SCCM
10 4 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.27%) Nagios
11 3 (0.27%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 1 (0.091%) SCOM
12 1 (0.091%) vRealize
Vendors
1 189 (17.12%) Microsoft
2 60 (5.43%) Oracle
3 49 (4.44%) SAP
4 41 (3.71%) Google
5 38 (3.44%) Adobe
6 35 (3.17%) Databricks
7 27 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (2.26%) ServiceNow
9 20 (1.81%) MuleSoft
10 19 (1.72%) Cisco
11 18 (1.63%) Red Hat
12 17 (1.54%) Splunk
13 16 (1.45%) CA Agile Central
13 16 (1.45%) VMware
14 15 (1.36%) BiZZdesign
15 14 (1.27%) Alteryx
16 11 (1.00%) Synopsys
17 10 (0.91%) IBM
17 10 (0.91%) Teradata
18 9 (0.82%) Dell