Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 25 49
Rank change year-on-year -18 +24 +14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 51 76 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.55% 6.05% 3.07%
As % of the Applications category 28.65% 38.97% 22.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 21
Reading median daily rate £400 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +7.41% -6.90%
10th Percentile £139 £143 £109
90th Percentile £425 £380 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £301 £300 £339
% change year-on-year +0.25% -11.44% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Reading median hourly rate - - £19.61
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £33.00 £20.31
% change year-on-year -45.45% +62.52% +35.37%

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 178 195 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.40% 15.51% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 58 86
Reading median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £129 £150 £121
90th Percentile £461 £475 £498
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 42
Reading median hourly rate £12.00 £14.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +50.00% -55.92%
10th Percentile £10.85 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £20.60 £19.62 £21.33
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.10 £15.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year +7.33% +17.65% -15.00%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 46 (90.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
3 33 (64.71%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (64.71%) Finance
4 26 (50.98%) Workflow
5 18 (35.29%) Degree
6 17 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (31.37%) Telecoms
8 15 (29.41%) Mandarin Language
9 13 (25.49%) Oracle
10 11 (21.57%) Project Management
11 10 (19.61%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (17.65%) SAP
12 9 (17.65%) Data Entry
12 9 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (15.69%) Marketing
14 7 (13.73%) Customer-Centricity
15 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
15 6 (11.76%) CRM
15 6 (11.76%) Adobe
16 4 (7.84%) Eloqua
16 4 (7.84%) Analytics
16 4 (7.84%) User Experience
16 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (7.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 4 (7.84%) Marketing Automation
16 4 (7.84%) Prototyping
16 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
16 4 (7.84%) InVision
16 4 (7.84%) Marvel

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 4 (7.84%) Marvel
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 46 (90.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (64.71%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (7.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (7.84%) InVision
3 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.92%) Acrobat
4 2 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.92%) InDesign
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Eloqua
2 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) CTI
1 1 (1.96%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Power BI
General
1 33 (64.71%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Telecoms
3 15 (29.41%) Mandarin Language
4 8 (15.69%) Marketing
5 3 (5.88%) Retail
6 2 (3.92%) Legal
7 1 (1.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Coordinator
1 18 (35.29%) Project Coordinator
2 5 (9.80%) Analyst
2 5 (9.80%) Marketing Manager
2 5 (9.80%) Project Assistant
2 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Designer
3 4 (7.84%) Operations Manager
3 4 (7.84%) UX Designer
4 2 (3.92%) Author
4 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
4 2 (3.92%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (3.92%) Sales and Marketing Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Sales Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Sales Operations Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Service Analyst
4 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (3.92%) Software Sales Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Technical Author
5 1 (1.96%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.92%) RIA
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Workflow
2 11 (21.57%) Project Management
3 9 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (17.65%) Data Entry
4 7 (13.73%) Customer-Centricity
5 6 (11.76%) CRM
5 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (7.84%) Actionable Insight
6 4 (7.84%) Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) B2B
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.84%) Marketing Automation
6 4 (7.84%) Prototyping
7 3 (5.88%) Change Control
7 3 (5.88%) ITSM
7 3 (5.88%) Logistics
7 3 (5.88%) Marketing Analytics
7 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) HNC
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) P3O
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Oracle
3 9 (17.65%) SAP
4 6 (11.76%) Adobe
5 2 (3.92%) Remedy
6 1 (1.96%) BT
6 1 (1.96%) Huawei
6 1 (1.96%) Samsung