Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 33 55
Rank change year-on-year -23 +22 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 45 63 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.85% 4.97% 2.86%
As % of the Applications category 27.61% 36.00% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 24
Reading median daily rate £406 £250 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -26.20% -3.21%
10th Percentile £250 £130 £109
90th Percentile £688 £369 £545
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £300 £339
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.44% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median hourly rate - - £25.56
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.33 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -38.41% +32.00% +63.93%

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 163 175 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 10.31% 13.81% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 57 72
Reading median daily rate £373 £363 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.90% +26.09% -4.17%
10th Percentile £120 £150 £136
90th Percentile £508 £484 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £325 £316
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.77% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 25 33
Reading median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -36.67%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £21.50 £20.21 £20.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +37.93% +16.00% -3.85%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 44 (97.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
3 29 (64.44%) Microsoft Office
4 26 (57.78%) Finance
5 23 (51.11%) Workflow
6 20 (44.44%) Telecoms
6 20 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (35.56%) Degree
8 13 (28.89%) Mandarin Language
8 13 (28.89%) Oracle
9 12 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (24.44%) Customer-Centricity
10 11 (24.44%) Project Management
11 10 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (20.00%) Data Entry
12 9 (20.00%) SAP
13 7 (15.56%) CRM
13 7 (15.56%) Marketing
14 6 (13.33%) Retail
14 6 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
15 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
16 4 (8.89%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
16 4 (8.89%) Change Management
16 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
16 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
16 4 (8.89%) B2B
16 4 (8.89%) Analytics
16 4 (8.89%) Marketing Automation

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 (8.89%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (97.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (64.44%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Eloqua
2 3 (6.67%) Workday HCM
3 2 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DMZ
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Power BI
General
1 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 20 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 13 (28.89%) Mandarin Language
4 7 (15.56%) Marketing
5 6 (13.33%) Retail
6 2 (4.44%) Legal
7 1 (2.22%) Billing
7 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Coordinator
1 16 (35.56%) Project Coordinator
2 7 (15.56%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Operations Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Project Assistant
5 3 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Junior
5 3 (6.67%) Junior Project Coordinator
5 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Workday Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Sales and Marketing Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Sales Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Sales Operations Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Software Sales Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Project Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.44%) RIA
5 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Workflow
2 11 (24.44%) Customer-Centricity
2 11 (24.44%) Project Management
3 10 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (20.00%) Data Entry
5 7 (15.56%) CRM
6 6 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (8.89%) Actionable Insight
7 4 (8.89%) Analytics
7 4 (8.89%) B2B
7 4 (8.89%) Change Management
7 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Marketing Automation
7 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.67%) ITSM
8 3 (6.67%) Logistics
8 3 (6.67%) Marketing Analytics
8 3 (6.67%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.67%) Workshop Facilitation
9 2 (4.44%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) HNC
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.89%) Oracle
3 9 (20.00%) SAP
4 3 (6.67%) Workday
5 2 (4.44%) Remedy
6 1 (2.22%) BT
6 1 (2.22%) Huawei
6 1 (2.22%) Samsung