Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 50 27
Rank change year-on-year -14 -23 +76
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 38 42 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.71% 3.14% 5.58%
As % of the Applications category 29.23% 26.92% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 27
Reading median daily rate £130 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.00% -3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £113 £70 £156
90th Percentile £273 £438 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £238 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -26.92% - -1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 - £115.00
10th Percentile £16.05 - £107.50
90th Percentile £29.55 - £122.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.65 £13.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +70.94% -26.39% +1.10%

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 130 156 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.28% 11.68% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 87 74
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.69% -14.56%
10th Percentile £122 £135 £152
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £388 £375 £316
% change year-on-year +3.33% +18.58% -2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 46
Reading median hourly rate £20.58 £13.08 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.40% +37.63% -14.12%
10th Percentile £13.98 £11.28 £9.25
90th Percentile £83.75 £19.33 £17.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.48 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -3.47% +15.38% +4.00%

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 25 May 2019.

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

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Reading over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (63.16%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) Finance
4 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
5 14 (36.84%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (26.32%) Workflow
6 10 (26.32%) Mandarin Language
7 7 (18.42%) Radio Access Network
8 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
9 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
9 5 (13.16%) JD Edwards
9 5 (13.16%) ITSM
9 5 (13.16%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
9 5 (13.16%) Apttus
9 5 (13.16%) 4G
9 5 (13.16%) Huawei
9 5 (13.16%) 5G
9 5 (13.16%) Samsung
10 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (10.53%) Billing
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (7.89%) HP
11 3 (7.89%) Information Management
11 3 (7.89%) Logistics
11 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (7.89%) Service Management
11 3 (7.89%) PMO
11 3 (7.89%) Degree
11 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills

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 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.26%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (63.16%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (2.63%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.63%) Elite 3E
2 1 (2.63%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (13.16%) 4G
2 5 (13.16%) 5G
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) WebEx
3 2 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
1 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
2 10 (26.32%) Mandarin Language
3 4 (10.53%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Coordinator
2 10 (26.32%) Project Coordinator
3 9 (23.68%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Build Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Junior
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Field Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Junior Project Coordinator
6 2 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Report Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Salesforce Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Salesforce Support
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Field Hardware Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) HR Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Project Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Social Media
3 2 (5.26%) Wiki
4 1 (2.63%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
1 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
1 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Workflow
2 5 (13.16%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 5 (13.16%) ITSM
3 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.89%) Information Management
4 3 (7.89%) Logistics
4 3 (7.89%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.26%) Line Management
5 2 (5.26%) Presales
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) Break/Fix
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (2.63%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (2.63%) Decision-Making
6 1 (2.63%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) NDS
1 2 (5.26%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Apttus
2 5 (13.16%) Huawei
2 5 (13.16%) JD Edwards
2 5 (13.16%) Samsung
3 3 (7.89%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) Bomgar
4 2 (5.26%) Lotus
4 2 (5.26%) Novell
4 2 (5.26%) Peregrine
4 2 (5.26%) Remedy
4 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) iManage
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Saba
5 1 (2.63%) Workday