Period
to 24 June 2021

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 24 June 2021 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
24 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 130 103
Rank change year-on-year +28 -27 +42
Contract jobs citing Presentation Skills 660 360 1,034
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.48% 2.05% 2.57%
As % of the General category 4.31% 3.59% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 194 496
10th Percentile £350 £350 £269
25th Percentile £438 £413 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £504
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -0.74% -2.18%
75th Percentile £644 £594 £600
90th Percentile £713 £650 £695
England median daily rate £500 £466 £475
% change year-on-year +7.29% -1.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 6
10th Percentile £28.40 £30.55 £16.38
25th Percentile £31.00 £31.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate £49.00 £33.48 £25.75
Median % change year-on-year +46.38% +30.00% +35.53%
75th Percentile £52.50 £35.48 £48.06
90th Percentile £53.75 £35.64 £62.02
England median hourly rate £34.54 £20.73 £19.00
% change year-on-year +66.66% +9.08% -30.91%

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 15,313 10,022 22,641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.53% 57.09% 56.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,803 7,139 15,858
10th Percentile £350 £318 £320
25th Percentile £447 £414 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £650 £638 £625
90th Percentile £725 £725 £700
England median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 149 289
10th Percentile £14.75 £14.30 £12.00
25th Percentile £20.00 £18.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate £29.31 £26.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +10.61% +26.19% -0.59%
75th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £34.25
90th Percentile £64.50 £57.05 £51.25
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.73
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.37% +6.65%

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 24 June 2021.

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 24 June 2021.

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 24 June 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
Central London -7 104 £525 +5.00% 40
West London +3 10 £466 -6.80% 12
East London +14 9 £520 -5.45% 9
South London +35 3 £500 +25.00% 3
Presentation Skills
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2021, 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.

1 434 (65.76%) Social Skills
2 291 (44.09%) Finance
3 288 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
5 151 (22.88%) Analytical Skills
6 137 (20.76%) Azure
7 122 (18.48%) Project Management
8 120 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 120 (18.18%) SQL
9 112 (16.97%) Python
10 105 (15.91%) Degree
11 100 (15.15%) DevOps
11 100 (15.15%) Analytics
12 98 (14.85%) Microsoft
13 91 (13.79%) Scrum
14 86 (13.03%) AWS
15 74 (11.21%) JIRA
16 70 (10.61%) Marketing
17 65 (9.85%) Project Delivery
18 64 (9.70%) Data Science
19 60 (9.09%) Computer Science
20 59 (8.94%) Influencing Skills
21 58 (8.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
22 57 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
22 57 (8.64%) Decision-Making
23 56 (8.48%) Microsoft Excel
23 56 (8.48%) Salesforce.com
23 56 (8.48%) Migration
23 56 (8.48%) Management Information System
24 55 (8.33%) Java

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 36 (5.45%) Confluence
2 27 (4.09%) Apache Spark
3 21 (3.18%) Apache Airflow
4 20 (3.03%) Apache
5 19 (2.88%) Jupyter
5 19 (2.88%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.67%) CMS
7 7 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (1.06%) Luigi
8 3 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.45%) DNN
9 2 (0.30%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.30%) Drupal
9 2 (0.30%) Headless CMS
9 2 (0.30%) MTS
9 2 (0.30%) SAS
10 1 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.15%) IIS
10 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 58 (8.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 56 (8.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 39 (5.91%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (3.48%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (1.06%) InVision
7 6 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.61%) Figma
9 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.30%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.30%) Sketch
11 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.15%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.15%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.15%) InDesign
11 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.15%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 20 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.61%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 3 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.45%) Finacle
3 3 (0.45%) VisionPLUS
4 2 (0.30%) Actimize
4 2 (0.30%) Cerner Millennium
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.30%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.30%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.15%) Maximo
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.15%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 137 (20.76%) Azure
2 86 (13.03%) AWS
3 38 (5.76%) Serverless
4 31 (4.70%) Power Platform
5 30 (4.55%) GCP
6 27 (4.09%) Azure Functions
7 22 (3.33%) SaaS
8 18 (2.73%) PaaS
9 15 (2.27%) GitHub
10 13 (1.97%) Azure Stack
11 12 (1.82%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 11 (1.67%) Microsoft 365
13 10 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (1.52%) Heroku
13 10 (1.52%) IaaS
14 8 (1.21%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 8 (1.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 6 (0.91%) Twilio
16 5 (0.76%) Apigee
16 5 (0.76%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.42%) Firewall
2 12 (1.82%) WAN
3 11 (1.67%) VPN
4 10 (1.52%) LAN
4 10 (1.52%) NAS
5 9 (1.36%) Internet
6 8 (1.21%) SAN
6 8 (1.21%) SSL
7 6 (0.91%) IPsec
7 6 (0.91%) SMS
7 6 (0.91%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.76%) ADSL
8 5 (0.76%) Network Security
8 5 (0.76%) WebEx
8 5 (0.76%) Wireless
9 4 (0.61%) HTTP
10 3 (0.45%) DNS
10 3 (0.45%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.45%) VLAN
10 3 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.70%) Big Data
1 31 (4.70%) NoSQL
2 29 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (4.09%) Power BI
4 26 (3.94%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (2.88%) Hadoop
7 18 (2.73%) QlikView
7 18 (2.73%) SQL Server
8 14 (2.12%) Data Lake
9 11 (1.67%) MySQL
9 11 (1.67%) Tableau
10 10 (1.52%) Spotfire
11 9 (1.36%) Redis
12 8 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.06%) Azkaban
13 7 (1.06%) Data Mining
13 7 (1.06%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.06%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.06%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 74 (11.21%) JIRA
2 50 (7.58%) Jenkins
3 39 (5.91%) Git (software)
4 23 (3.48%) GitLab
5 11 (1.67%) PowerDesigner
6 10 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (1.21%) Cucumber
7 8 (1.21%) Postman
8 6 (0.91%) JUnit
8 6 (0.91%) Maven
8 6 (0.91%) Mockito
8 6 (0.91%) Selenium
8 6 (0.91%) Subversion
9 5 (0.76%) Mocha
9 5 (0.76%) Sinon.JS
9 5 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (0.76%) webpack
10 4 (0.61%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.45%) JIRA Agile
11 3 (0.45%) Robot Framework
General
1 434 (65.76%) Social Skills
2 291 (44.09%) Finance
3 151 (22.88%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (10.61%) Marketing
5 59 (8.94%) Influencing Skills
6 54 (8.18%) Banking
7 47 (7.12%) Retail
8 27 (4.09%) Documentation Skills
8 27 (4.09%) Public Sector
9 23 (3.48%) Legal
10 17 (2.58%) Investment Banking
11 16 (2.42%) Front Office
11 16 (2.42%) Organisational Skills
12 15 (2.27%) Manufacturing
13 14 (2.12%) Telecoms
14 9 (1.36%) Law
15 7 (1.06%) Billing
15 7 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.91%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 125 (18.94%) Analyst
2 97 (14.70%) Architect
3 80 (12.12%) Business Analyst
4 59 (8.94%) Project Manager
5 47 (7.12%) Consultant
6 43 (6.52%) Developer
7 30 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
8 28 (4.24%) Data Scientist
9 26 (3.94%) Data Architect
10 25 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
11 23 (3.48%) Technical Architect
12 21 (3.18%) Data Analyst
13 19 (2.88%) Data Engineer
14 18 (2.73%) Azure Architect
14 18 (2.73%) Azure DevOps Engineer
15 17 (2.58%) Designer
15 17 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
16 15 (2.27%) Change Consultant
16 15 (2.27%) Transformation Consultant
17 13 (1.97%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.24%) Node.js
1 28 (4.24%) REST
2 27 (4.09%) .NET
3 22 (3.33%) HTML
4 21 (3.18%) Kafka
4 21 (3.18%) Web Services
5 19 (2.88%) CSS
6 17 (2.58%) D3.js
6 17 (2.58%) Shiny
7 16 (2.42%) React
8 15 (2.27%) GraphQL
8 15 (2.27%) RESTful
8 15 (2.27%) SOAP
9 12 (1.82%) Spring
9 12 (1.82%) Spring Boot
10 9 (1.36%) NumPy
11 8 (1.21%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.21%) JSON
11 8 (1.21%) TensorFlow
11 8 (1.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.48%) Management Information System
2 43 (6.52%) Virtual Team
3 34 (5.15%) Data Centre
4 33 (5.00%) Cloud Native
5 32 (4.85%) Algorithms
6 31 (4.70%) Self-Motivation
7 30 (4.55%) User Experience
8 21 (3.18%) Social Media
9 16 (2.42%) Mobile App
10 15 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
11 14 (2.12%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.97%) NHS
13 10 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.52%) FMCG
14 9 (1.36%) Public Cloud
15 6 (0.91%) Blog
15 6 (0.91%) Renewable Energy
15 6 (0.91%) Robotics
16 5 (0.76%) CCTV
16 5 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (5.15%) Linux
2 23 (3.48%) Windows
3 18 (2.73%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.27%) Android
5 13 (1.97%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.06%) Unix
7 6 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.91%) Solaris
7 6 (0.91%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.15%) CentOS
9 1 (0.15%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
3 122 (18.48%) Project Management
4 120 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 100 (15.15%) Analytics
5 100 (15.15%) DevOps
6 91 (13.79%) Scrum
7 65 (9.85%) Project Delivery
8 64 (9.70%) Data Science
9 60 (9.09%) Computer Science
10 57 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
10 57 (8.64%) Decision-Making
11 56 (8.48%) Migration
12 54 (8.18%) Data Analysis
13 52 (7.88%) Visualisation
14 45 (6.82%) Change Management
15 44 (6.67%) Microservices
15 44 (6.67%) Workflow
16 42 (6.36%) Waterfall
16 42 (6.36%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 120 (18.18%) SQL
2 112 (16.97%) Python
3 55 (8.33%) Java
4 54 (8.18%) JavaScript
5 29 (4.39%) R
6 22 (3.33%) C#
6 22 (3.33%) TypeScript
7 18 (2.73%) VBA
8 17 (2.58%) Bash Shell
9 16 (2.42%) PowerShell
10 14 (2.12%) C++
10 14 (2.12%) Scala
11 13 (1.97%) Go
12 11 (1.67%) C
13 8 (1.21%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.21%) Ruby
14 7 (1.06%) ABAP
15 6 (0.91%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.91%) PHP
16 5 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 105 (15.91%) Degree
2 53 (8.03%) Security Cleared
3 46 (6.97%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.88%) DV Cleared
5 16 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (1.82%) Master's Degree
7 10 (1.52%) CISSP
7 10 (1.52%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.52%) PMP
8 7 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.91%) ISEB
9 6 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.76%) CISM
10 5 (0.76%) CRISC
10 5 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.76%) SAFe Agilist
11 4 (0.61%) CGEIT
11 4 (0.61%) CISA
11 4 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.18%) Data Quality
2 20 (3.03%) QA
3 18 (2.73%) PMO
4 9 (1.36%) GDPR
5 8 (1.21%) Accessibility
6 6 (0.91%) COBIT
6 6 (0.91%) GRC
7 5 (0.76%) NIST
8 4 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.61%) SLA
9 3 (0.45%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.45%) MiFID
9 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.45%) SEPA
10 2 (0.30%) AIFMD
10 2 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.30%) HL7
10 2 (0.30%) TARGET2
10 2 (0.30%) UCITS
System Software
1 37 (5.61%) Docker
2 10 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.30%) HDFS
6 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.15%) Firmware
7 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (6.36%) Kubernetes
2 39 (5.91%) Terraform
3 15 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (1.97%) Ansible
4 13 (1.97%) Puppet
5 9 (1.36%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 6 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (0.76%) Grafana
7 5 (0.76%) Kibana
7 5 (0.76%) vRealize
8 4 (0.61%) Control-M
8 4 (0.61%) RSA Archer
9 3 (0.45%) Mesos
10 2 (0.30%) Packer
10 2 (0.30%) SCOM
10 2 (0.30%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.15%) EnCase
11 1 (0.15%) FTK
11 1 (0.15%) QRadar
11 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 98 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 56 (8.48%) Salesforce.com
3 39 (5.91%) SAP
4 33 (5.00%) Oracle
5 29 (4.39%) Databricks
6 24 (3.64%) Google
7 21 (3.18%) Adobe
7 21 (3.18%) Alteryx
8 16 (2.42%) BiZZdesign
9 14 (2.12%) ServiceNow
10 13 (1.97%) Splunk
11 11 (1.67%) IBM
11 11 (1.67%) MuleSoft
11 11 (1.67%) VMware
12 9 (1.36%) Cisco
12 9 (1.36%) hybris
12 9 (1.36%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.91%) CA Agile Central
13 6 (0.91%) TSYS
14 5 (0.76%) Veracode