Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 November 2017 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 53 68
Rank change year-on-year +26 +15 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 67 45 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.21% 3.02% 2.31%
As % of the Applications category 36.81% 22.06% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 19
Reading median daily rate £363 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.00% -28.57% +9.80%
10th Percentile £137 £109 £165
90th Percentile £369 £575 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £275 £325
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Reading median hourly rate - £21.31 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.03% -11.76%
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% +46.67% -14.29%

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 Reading with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 182 204 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 14.16% 13.70% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 68 94
Reading median daily rate £363 £265 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.79% -11.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £150 £115 £156
90th Percentile £477 £475 £481
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 37
Reading median hourly rate £12.50 £9.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.58% -36.67% -12.13%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £19.86 £20.75 £21.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +11.54% -10.34% -3.33%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Reading

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Reading

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Reading over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in Reading

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 51 (76.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (52.24%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
3 30 (44.78%) Telecoms
3 30 (44.78%) Degree
4 24 (35.82%) Finance
5 21 (31.34%) Mandarin Language
6 20 (29.85%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (28.36%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (28.36%) Customer-Centricity
8 17 (25.37%) Workflow
9 13 (19.40%) Remedy
9 13 (19.40%) Project Management
10 11 (16.42%) ITIL
11 9 (13.43%) MS Visio
11 9 (13.43%) Social Media
12 8 (11.94%) Marketing
13 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
13 7 (10.45%) Adobe Illustrator
13 7 (10.45%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (10.45%) Photoshop
13 7 (10.45%) Video Editing
13 7 (10.45%) Facebook
13 7 (10.45%) Twitter
13 7 (10.45%) Infographics
13 7 (10.45%) PMO
14 6 (8.96%) Numerate Degree
14 6 (8.96%) IFRS
14 6 (8.96%) IFRS 9
14 6 (8.96%) Credit Risk Modelling

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (8.96%) SAS
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 51 (76.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (52.24%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (13.43%) MS Visio
4 7 (10.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (10.45%) Photoshop
5 4 (5.97%) Maya
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
General
1 30 (44.78%) Telecoms
2 24 (35.82%) Finance
3 21 (31.34%) Mandarin Language
4 8 (11.94%) Marketing
5 6 (8.96%) Banking
5 6 (8.96%) Retail Banking
6 5 (7.46%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.99%) Legal
8 1 (1.49%) Back Office
8 1 (1.49%) Games
8 1 (1.49%) Military
8 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Coordinator
2 14 (20.90%) Project Coordinator
3 8 (11.94%) Service Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Project Assistant
4 7 (10.45%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Technical Services Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Credit Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Junior
5 5 (7.46%) Risk Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Planning Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Process Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Programme Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Programme Planning Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Remedy Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.43%) Social Media
3 7 (10.45%) Video Editing
4 6 (8.96%) Credit Risk
4 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.46%) Replication
6 3 (4.48%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.49%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Customer-Centricity
2 17 (25.37%) Workflow
3 13 (19.40%) Project Management
4 11 (16.42%) ITIL
5 7 (10.45%) Infographics
5 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
6 6 (8.96%) Change Control
6 6 (8.96%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.96%) Economics
6 6 (8.96%) ITSM
6 6 (8.96%) Mathematics
6 6 (8.96%) Test Scripting
7 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.97%) Business Development
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.97%) Information Management
8 4 (5.97%) Service Management
8 4 (5.97%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) Degree
2 7 (10.45%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.96%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.97%) PMP
4 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.49%) ACCA
5 1 (1.49%) CIMA
5 1 (1.49%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) PMO
2 6 (8.96%) Basel II
2 6 (8.96%) IFRS
2 6 (8.96%) IFRS 9
3 3 (4.48%) SLA
4 2 (2.99%) GDPR
5 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.40%) Remedy
3 7 (10.45%) Facebook
3 7 (10.45%) Twitter
4 4 (5.97%) Amdocs
4 4 (5.97%) Ericsson
4 4 (5.97%) Nokia
5 1 (1.49%) BT
5 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.49%) Progress
5 1 (1.49%) SAP