Period
to

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 12 August 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
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 99 101 135
Rank change year-on-year +2 +34 -28
Contract jobs citing Presentation Skills 1,018 836 309
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.54% 2.69% 2.06%
As % of the General category 4.11% 4.65% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 524 171
10th Percentile £400 £366 £350
25th Percentile £475 £441 £416
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -2.44%
75th Percentile £700 £650 £613
90th Percentile £775 £725 £700
England median daily rate £538 £500 £466
% change year-on-year +7.50% +7.29% -1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 2
10th Percentile £26.10 £29.70 £30.55
25th Percentile £29.69 £32.31 £31.00
Median hourly rate £34.82 £49.00 £33.48
Median % change year-on-year -28.94% +46.38% +19.55%
75th Percentile £46.94 £52.50 £35.48
90th Percentile £55.45 £53.58 £35.64
England median hourly rate £50.00 £38.53 £25.72
% change year-on-year +29.79% +49.82% +11.97%

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 24,754 17,985 8,821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 61.85% 57.86% 58.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,963 12,655 6,278
10th Percentile £388 £361 £325
25th Percentile £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £590 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% +0.96%
75th Percentile £707 £663 £645
90th Percentile £800 £738 £741
England median daily rate £550 £517 £495
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 190 130
10th Percentile £17.00 £14.98 £15.00
25th Percentile £23.91 £19.98 £19.99
Median hourly rate £35.50 £29.25 £29.03
Median % change year-on-year +21.37% +0.78% +38.21%
75th Percentile £53.75 £46.47 £46.00
90th Percentile £70.75 £65.00 £56.53
England median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +28.95% -9.52% +5.00%

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 12 August 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 12 August 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 12 August 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 -26 93 £551 +10.10% 54
West London +6 17 £445 -2.20% 14
East London -8 7 £458 -12.02% 7
South London -10 3 £801 +54.41% 3
Presentation Skills
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 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.

1 752 (73.87%) Social Skills
2 528 (51.87%) Finance
3 449 (44.11%) Agile
4 239 (23.48%) Analytical Skills
5 207 (20.33%) Problem-Solving
6 196 (19.25%) Renewable Energy
7 178 (17.49%) Project Management
8 166 (16.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 159 (15.62%) Banking
10 154 (15.13%) Azure
11 148 (14.54%) DevOps
12 145 (14.24%) Scrum
12 145 (14.24%) Microsoft
13 132 (12.97%) Degree
14 129 (12.67%) Business Analysis
15 111 (10.90%) Python
15 111 (10.90%) Analytics
16 109 (10.71%) AWS
17 107 (10.51%) Project Delivery
18 105 (10.31%) SQL
19 101 (9.92%) User Experience
20 100 (9.82%) Decision-Making
21 99 (9.72%) CI/CD
22 88 (8.64%) Workshop Facilitation
22 88 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel
23 87 (8.55%) JIRA
24 84 (8.25%) Retail
25 81 (7.96%) Influencing Skills
26 80 (7.86%) Risk Management
27 79 (7.76%) Change Management

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 56 (5.50%) Confluence
2 40 (3.93%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.16%) Apache Spark
4 18 (1.77%) CMS
5 7 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (0.69%) SAS
6 6 (0.59%) Apache Pig
7 5 (0.49%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (0.49%) FileNet
8 4 (0.39%) Drupal
8 4 (0.39%) JBoss
8 4 (0.39%) Luigi
9 3 (0.29%) Anypoint
9 3 (0.29%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.20%) Apache
10 2 (0.20%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.20%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.20%) nginx
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 88 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 72 (7.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 68 (6.68%) Microsoft Office
4 35 (3.44%) MS Visio
5 31 (3.05%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (1.28%) InVision
7 11 (1.08%) Sketch
8 7 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.69%) Adobe XD
9 6 (0.59%) Zeplin
10 5 (0.49%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.49%) SPSS
11 4 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.20%) Chatbot
13 2 (0.20%) Open Workbench
13 2 (0.20%) Stata
14 1 (0.098%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 24 (2.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (1.67%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.79%) Endur
5 7 (0.69%) Shopify
6 5 (0.49%) CA PPM
7 4 (0.39%) Fidessa
7 4 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.39%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.39%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.29%) Actimize
8 3 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.29%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.29%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.20%) Aligne
9 2 (0.20%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.20%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 154 (15.13%) Azure
2 109 (10.71%) AWS
3 42 (4.13%) Power Platform
4 40 (3.93%) GitHub
5 31 (3.05%) Microsoft 365
6 27 (2.65%) Azure DevOps
7 26 (2.55%) GCP
8 22 (2.16%) SaaS
9 21 (2.06%) Serverless
10 20 (1.96%) Amazon S3
10 20 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
11 15 (1.47%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 14 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
12 14 (1.38%) Azure Functions
13 12 (1.18%) Figma
14 10 (0.98%) Azure Data Factory
14 10 (0.98%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 10 (0.98%) Google Analytics
14 10 (0.98%) PaaS
15 9 (0.88%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.98%) Firewall
2 8 (0.79%) DNS
2 8 (0.79%) WAN
3 7 (0.69%) LAN
4 5 (0.49%) HTTP
4 5 (0.49%) Internet
4 5 (0.49%) Network Security
4 5 (0.49%) Skype
5 4 (0.39%) DHCP
5 4 (0.39%) VPN
6 3 (0.29%) BGP
6 3 (0.29%) Broadband
6 3 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.29%) Telepresence
6 3 (0.29%) WebEx
7 2 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.20%) NGN
7 2 (0.20%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.20%) SD-WAN
7 2 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (3.83%) Power BI
2 31 (3.05%) Big Data
3 28 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (2.06%) Metadata
5 21 (2.06%) SQL Server
6 19 (1.87%) Data Lake
6 19 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 16 (1.57%) NoSQL
8 15 (1.47%) Tableau
9 14 (1.38%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.28%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.18%) SAP HANA
12 10 (0.98%) Redis
13 9 (0.88%) BigQuery
13 9 (0.88%) RDBMS
14 8 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.69%) Looker
16 6 (0.59%) HBase
Development Applications
1 87 (8.55%) JIRA
2 28 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 20 (1.96%) GitLab
4 16 (1.57%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.69%) Axure RP
5 7 (0.69%) Selenium
6 6 (0.59%) kappa
6 6 (0.59%) PowerDesigner
6 6 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (0.49%) Mocha
7 5 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.39%) Ant
8 4 (0.39%) Cypress.io
8 4 (0.39%) ESLint
8 4 (0.39%) Maven
8 4 (0.39%) Sinon.JS
8 4 (0.39%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.39%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.39%) Storybook
8 4 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 752 (73.87%) Social Skills
2 528 (51.87%) Finance
3 239 (23.48%) Analytical Skills
4 159 (15.62%) Banking
5 84 (8.25%) Retail
6 81 (7.96%) Influencing Skills
7 54 (5.30%) Legal
8 49 (4.81%) Investment Banking
9 46 (4.52%) Organisational Skills
10 43 (4.22%) Marketing
11 36 (3.54%) Telecoms
12 35 (3.44%) Public Sector
13 32 (3.14%) Front Office
14 17 (1.67%) Manufacturing
15 16 (1.57%) Billing
15 16 (1.57%) Documentation Skills
16 15 (1.47%) Public Speaking
17 13 (1.28%) Back Office
17 13 (1.28%) Law
18 11 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 272 (26.72%) Analyst
2 181 (17.78%) Business Analyst
3 86 (8.45%) Architect
4 79 (7.76%) Consultant
5 78 (7.66%) Project Manager
6 59 (5.80%) Developer
7 47 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
8 44 (4.32%) Designer
9 37 (3.63%) Transformation Consultant
10 36 (3.54%) Change Consultant
11 34 (3.34%) Senior Analyst
12 32 (3.14%) UI Designer
13 31 (3.05%) Data Analyst
14 30 (2.95%) UX Designer
15 28 (2.75%) IT Manager
16 27 (2.65%) UI/UX Designer
17 25 (2.46%) Programme Manager
18 22 (2.16%) Senior Business Analyst
19 21 (2.06%) Financial Analyst
20 20 (1.96%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (3.93%) React
2 38 (3.73%) REST
3 35 (3.44%) Kafka
4 34 (3.34%) HTML
5 30 (2.95%) CSS
6 23 (2.26%) Node.js
7 19 (1.87%) Web Services
8 18 (1.77%) .NET
8 18 (1.77%) RESTful
9 15 (1.47%) SOAP
10 14 (1.38%) GraphQL
10 14 (1.38%) JSON
11 12 (1.18%) Spring
12 9 (0.88%) Middleware
13 7 (0.69%) .NET Framework
13 7 (0.69%) ADO
13 7 (0.69%) AngularJS
13 7 (0.69%) HTML5
13 7 (0.69%) jQuery
13 7 (0.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 196 (19.25%) Renewable Energy
2 101 (9.92%) User Experience
3 45 (4.42%) Virtual Team
4 40 (3.93%) Management Information System
5 30 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (2.36%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.06%) Data Centre
8 17 (1.67%) Public Cloud
9 16 (1.57%) Algorithms
9 16 (1.57%) Cloud Native
10 14 (1.38%) Derivative
11 13 (1.28%) Social Media
12 12 (1.18%) PMI
13 11 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
13 11 (1.08%) Fixed Income
13 11 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
14 9 (0.88%) Hedge funds
14 9 (0.88%) Market Risk
15 8 (0.79%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 39 (3.83%) Windows
2 37 (3.63%) Linux
3 24 (2.36%) Android
4 19 (1.87%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.57%) Unix
6 14 (1.38%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.59%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.49%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.29%) Debian
9 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.098%) AIX
11 1 (0.098%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (44.11%) Agile
2 207 (20.33%) Problem-Solving
3 178 (17.49%) Project Management
4 166 (16.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 148 (14.54%) DevOps
6 145 (14.24%) Scrum
7 129 (12.67%) Business Analysis
8 111 (10.90%) Analytics
9 107 (10.51%) Project Delivery
10 100 (9.82%) Decision-Making
11 99 (9.72%) CI/CD
12 88 (8.64%) Workshop Facilitation
13 80 (7.86%) Risk Management
14 79 (7.76%) Change Management
15 76 (7.47%) Data Modelling
16 74 (7.27%) Data Analysis
17 70 (6.88%) SDLC
17 70 (6.88%) User Stories
18 67 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
19 65 (6.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 111 (10.90%) Python
2 105 (10.31%) SQL
3 54 (5.30%) Java
4 43 (4.22%) JavaScript
5 33 (3.24%) C
6 28 (2.75%) C#
7 26 (2.55%) Bash
8 24 (2.36%) R
9 23 (2.26%) TypeScript
10 20 (1.96%) PowerShell
11 19 (1.87%) Go
12 11 (1.08%) PHP
12 11 (1.08%) Ruby
13 10 (0.98%) Scala
14 8 (0.79%) C++
14 8 (0.79%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.69%) ES6
15 7 (0.69%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.59%) Perl
17 4 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 132 (12.97%) Degree
2 55 (5.40%) Security Cleared
3 48 (4.72%) SC Cleared
4 30 (2.95%) CISSP
5 27 (2.65%) CISM
6 22 (2.16%) CISA
7 17 (1.67%) CRISC
7 17 (1.67%) PMI Certification
8 15 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (1.08%) Master's Degree
10 10 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
10 10 (0.98%) TOGAF Certification
11 8 (0.79%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.79%) IIBA
11 8 (0.79%) ISEB
12 7 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.59%) PMP
14 5 (0.49%) FFIEC
14 5 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.70%) PMO
2 56 (5.50%) QA
3 30 (2.95%) Data Quality
4 26 (2.55%) GDPR
5 24 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (2.26%) COBIT
7 21 (2.06%) Accessibility
8 19 (1.87%) NIST
9 16 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 12 (1.18%) SLA
11 9 (0.88%) Actionable Recommendations
11 9 (0.88%) WCAG
12 8 (0.79%) MiFID
13 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
13 6 (0.59%) SOC 1
13 6 (0.59%) SOC 2
14 5 (0.49%) ISO 20022
14 5 (0.49%) SEPA
15 4 (0.39%) IFRS
15 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 37 (3.63%) Docker
2 35 (3.44%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.29%) HDFS
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.098%) Ceph
7 1 (0.098%) Gluster
7 1 (0.098%) KVM
7 1 (0.098%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.098%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 50 (4.91%) Kubernetes
2 26 (2.55%) Terraform
3 9 (0.88%) Ansible
4 8 (0.79%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (0.59%) SCCM
6 5 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.49%) Packer
7 4 (0.39%) Grafana
7 4 (0.39%) Kibana
8 3 (0.29%) CSIRT
8 3 (0.29%) Nexpose
9 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.20%) MIIS
9 2 (0.20%) MOM
9 2 (0.20%) Nagios
9 2 (0.20%) Puppet
10 1 (0.098%) Control-M
10 1 (0.098%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.098%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 145 (14.24%) Microsoft
2 54 (5.30%) SAP
3 43 (4.22%) Google
4 40 (3.93%) Salesforce.com
5 38 (3.73%) Adobe
6 30 (2.95%) Oracle
7 29 (2.85%) ServiceNow
8 23 (2.26%) VMware
9 21 (2.06%) Databricks
10 20 (1.96%) MuleSoft
11 18 (1.77%) Bloomberg
12 14 (1.38%) Cisco
13 11 (1.08%) BiZZdesign
14 9 (0.88%) Citrix
14 9 (0.88%) Splunk
15 8 (0.79%) IBM
15 8 (0.79%) Informatica
16 7 (0.69%) BT
16 7 (0.69%) Dell
16 7 (0.69%) Murex