Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 December 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 127 109
Rank change year-on-year +12 -18 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 349 286 387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.08% 1.78% 2.01%
As % of the Applications category 19.99% 16.26% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 163 206
South East median daily rate £325 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.85% -3.43%
10th Percentile £153 £131 £166
90th Percentile £537 £520 £488
England median daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 14
South East median hourly rate £20.06 £21.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.48% +37.70% -10.29%
10th Percentile £16.38 £11.52 £11.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.05 £29.90
England median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £17.80
% change year-on-year +15.00% +12.36% -1.11%

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 the South East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1746 1759 2223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.39% 10.94% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 930 893 1191
South East median daily rate £340 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £132 £136 £156
90th Percentile £507 £488 £488
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 228 226
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £29.64 £36.50 £32.75
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the South East

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the South East

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the South East over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in the South East

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the South East

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in the South East over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in the South East

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +32 217 £300 -11.11% 5
Berkshire +29 147 £300 -11.76% 3
Buckinghamshire +4 69 £318 +56.79% 1
Surrey -21 55 £400 +6.67% 5
Hampshire -5 47 £173 -25.00% 3
Middlesex +7 13 £528 +9.09%
West Sussex +7 9 £250 -46.81% 2
East Sussex -3 4 £344 +60.63%
Sussex - 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire -11 1 - - 1
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 299 (85.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 145 (41.55%) Microsoft
3 115 (32.95%) Microsoft Office
4 104 (29.80%) Finance
5 98 (28.08%) Project Management
6 80 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
7 79 (22.64%) Telecoms
8 54 (15.47%) PMO
9 52 (14.90%) Degree
10 51 (14.61%) SharePoint
11 48 (13.75%) MS Visio
12 42 (12.03%) Microsoft Project
13 39 (11.17%) Marketing
14 38 (10.89%) ITIL
15 33 (9.46%) Management Information System
16 32 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (8.88%) Workflow
17 31 (8.88%) SAP
18 29 (8.31%) Service Delivery
19 28 (8.02%) Customer-Centricity
20 27 (7.74%) PMP
20 27 (7.74%) Mandarin Language
20 27 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
20 27 (7.74%) Analytics
21 26 (7.45%) Programme Management
22 25 (7.16%) Risk Management
22 25 (7.16%) Stakeholder Management
23 24 (6.88%) Adobe
23 24 (6.88%) PRINCE2
23 24 (6.88%) Windows

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 51 (14.61%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.15%) SAS
3 5 (1.43%) CMS
4 3 (0.86%) Drupal
4 3 (0.86%) Marvel
5 2 (0.57%) Confluence
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 299 (85.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 115 (32.95%) Microsoft Office
3 48 (13.75%) MS Visio
4 42 (12.03%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (3.15%) Adobe Captivate
6 10 (2.87%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (2.87%) Photoshop
7 5 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (1.15%) Maya
9 3 (0.86%) InVision
10 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.01%) Adobe Campaign
1 7 (2.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.43%) SAP GRC
3 4 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle CRM On Demand
5 2 (0.57%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.57%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.57%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.57%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.57%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.57%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.29%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.59%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (3.72%) Office 365
3 4 (1.15%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.57%) AdWords
5 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.29%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.01%) Intranet
3 6 (1.72%) LAN
3 6 (1.72%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.15%) Firewall
4 4 (1.15%) VPN
5 3 (0.86%) SAN
5 3 (0.86%) Skype
6 1 (0.29%) 4G
6 1 (0.29%) 5G
6 1 (0.29%) ATM
6 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.43%) Power BI
3 5 (1.43%) Qlik Sense
3 5 (1.43%) QlikView
4 4 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
4 4 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.86%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.57%) EDMS
6 2 (0.57%) MS Access
6 2 (0.57%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.29%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.29%) Big Data
7 1 (0.29%) GIS
7 1 (0.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.29%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (0.57%) JIRA
2 1 (0.29%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 104 (29.80%) Finance
2 79 (22.64%) Telecoms
3 39 (11.17%) Marketing
4 27 (7.74%) Mandarin Language
5 10 (2.87%) Legal
6 8 (2.29%) Banking
6 8 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (2.29%) Retail
7 7 (2.01%) Electronics
8 6 (1.72%) Advertising
8 6 (1.72%) Back Office
8 6 (1.72%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.43%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.86%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.57%) Automotive
12 2 (0.57%) Billing
12 2 (0.57%) Digital Economy
12 2 (0.57%) Military
12 2 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 107 (30.66%) Analyst
2 29 (8.31%) Coordinator
3 24 (6.88%) Project Coordinator
4 22 (6.30%) Business Analyst
5 21 (6.02%) Project Manager
6 20 (5.73%) PMO Analyst
7 16 (4.58%) Consultant
8 15 (4.30%) Developer
8 15 (4.30%) Service Analyst
9 14 (4.01%) Administrator
10 12 (3.44%) Data Analyst
10 12 (3.44%) Report Analyst
10 12 (3.44%) Service Manager
11 11 (3.15%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (2.87%) Desktop Support
12 10 (2.87%) Financial Analyst
13 9 (2.58%) Process Analyst
14 8 (2.29%) Contracts Manager
14 8 (2.29%) Project Analyst
14 8 (2.29%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.29%) Web Services
2 7 (2.01%) RESTful
3 3 (0.86%) Flash
3 3 (0.86%) HTML
4 2 (0.57%) EDI
4 2 (0.57%) OpenGL
4 2 (0.57%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.29%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (0.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.58%) Social Media
4 13 (3.72%) e-Learning
4 13 (3.72%) Learning Management System
5 11 (3.15%) iPad
6 8 (2.29%) Video Editing
7 7 (2.01%) iPhone
8 6 (1.72%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.72%) Replication
9 5 (1.43%) IVR
9 5 (1.43%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.15%) Infotainment
11 3 (0.86%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.86%) CESG
11 3 (0.86%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.86%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.86%) FMCG
11 3 (0.86%) User Experience
12 2 (0.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.88%) Windows
2 13 (3.72%) Windows 7
3 8 (2.29%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.01%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.86%) Linux
5 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.57%) AIX
6 2 (0.57%) Android
6 2 (0.57%) Solaris
6 2 (0.57%) Unix
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (28.08%) Project Management
2 38 (10.89%) ITIL
3 32 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (8.88%) Workflow
5 29 (8.31%) Service Delivery
6 28 (8.02%) Customer-Centricity
7 27 (7.74%) Analytics
7 27 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (7.45%) Programme Management
9 25 (7.16%) Risk Management
9 25 (7.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (6.88%) PRINCE2
11 23 (6.59%) Service Management
12 22 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (5.44%) ERP
13 19 (5.44%) Facilities Management
14 18 (5.16%) Process Improvement
15 17 (4.87%) Digital Marketing
16 15 (4.30%) CRM
16 15 (4.30%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.01%) SQL
2 9 (2.58%) Java
2 9 (2.58%) VBA
3 6 (1.72%) VB
4 5 (1.43%) C#
5 4 (1.15%) C
6 3 (0.86%) PHP
7 2 (0.57%) C++
8 1 (0.29%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 52 (14.90%) Degree
2 27 (7.74%) PMP
3 22 (6.30%) Security Cleared
4 20 (5.73%) PMI Certification
5 17 (4.87%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.15%) ACCA
6 11 (3.15%) CIMA
7 9 (2.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (2.01%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.57%) HNC
11 2 (0.57%) IIBA
11 2 (0.57%) SAP Certification
12 1 (0.29%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.29%) APMP
12 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.29%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (15.47%) PMO
2 13 (3.72%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.87%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.01%) GDPR
5 6 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.43%) QA
6 5 (1.43%) SLA
7 3 (0.86%) Basel II
7 3 (0.86%) COBIT
7 3 (0.86%) IFRS
7 3 (0.86%) IFRS 9
7 3 (0.86%) P3O
8 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.29%) BS25999
9 1 (0.29%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.29%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) IAG
4 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.15%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.57%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.29%) SCCM
4 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 145 (41.55%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.88%) SAP
3 24 (6.88%) Adobe
4 17 (4.87%) Remedy
5 14 (4.01%) Oracle
5 14 (4.01%) Workday
6 9 (2.58%) Facebook
7 8 (2.29%) Tableau
7 8 (2.29%) Twitter
8 7 (2.01%) Google
9 6 (1.72%) Kronos
9 6 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.72%) Symantec
10 5 (1.43%) Genesys
10 5 (1.43%) HP
10 5 (1.43%) IBM
10 5 (1.43%) Teradata
11 4 (1.15%) Amdocs
11 4 (1.15%) Ericsson
11 4 (1.15%) Nokia