Period
to 10 December 2019

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 10 December 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
England > South East
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 137 110
Rank change year-on-year -5 -27 +19
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 211 324 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.63% 1.91% 2.13%
As % of the Applications category 15.16% 18.86% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 137 165
South East median daily rate £381 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.69% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £171 £195 £153
90th Percentile £639 £625 £535
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 25
South East median hourly rate £10.65 £11.23 £20.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.17% -44.21% -4.19%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £16.70
90th Percentile £60.63 £22.36 £35.10
England median hourly rate £20.21 £18.88 £23.00
% change year-on-year +7.05% -17.93% +15.00%

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 1,392 1,718 1,758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.76% 10.12% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 924 933
South East median daily rate £341 £375 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.88% +7.31% +9.06%
10th Percentile £136 £150 £131
90th Percentile £550 £538 £509
England median daily rate £370 £375 £352
% change year-on-year -1.33% +6.46% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 157 200
South East median hourly rate £18.90 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.00% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £11.45 £9.64 £10.00
90th Percentile £53.50 £35.00 £31.26
England median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 10 December 2019.

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 10 December 2019.

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 10 December 2019. 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 -30 94 £338 -1.82% 29
Berkshire -38 74 £350 -6.67% 18
Hampshire +22 49 £320 -28.89% 7
Surrey +16 40 £475 -4.04% 4
Buckinghamshire +13 18 £225 -2.70% 11
Kent +17 13 £650 +54.76% 3
West Sussex +13 11 £300 -14.29% 4
East Sussex +19 4 £250 -37.50% 1
Oxfordshire +19 2 £225 -22.41%
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 182 (86.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 99 (46.92%) Microsoft
3 79 (37.44%) Microsoft Office
4 75 (35.55%) Finance
5 59 (27.96%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (26.07%) Project Management
7 49 (23.22%) Microsoft Project
8 45 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 44 (20.85%) SharePoint
10 40 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (17.06%) MS Visio
12 35 (16.59%) PMO
13 32 (15.17%) Problem-Solving
13 32 (15.17%) Telecoms
14 31 (14.69%) Project Delivery
15 28 (13.27%) Self-Motivation
16 27 (12.80%) Time Management
17 25 (11.85%) Windows
17 25 (11.85%) Degree
18 23 (10.90%) Active Directory
19 22 (10.43%) Remedy
20 21 (9.95%) Office 365
20 21 (9.95%) Analytics
21 20 (9.48%) Data Analysis
22 19 (9.00%) Marketing
22 19 (9.00%) PRINCE2
23 18 (8.53%) ITIL
23 18 (8.53%) Decision-Making
24 16 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
25 14 (6.64%) Workflow

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 44 (20.85%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (3.79%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.90%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.42%) CMS
4 3 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.95%) Confluence
5 2 (0.95%) Drupal
6 1 (0.47%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 182 (86.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 79 (37.44%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (23.22%) Microsoft Project
4 36 (17.06%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.79%) Acrobat
6 7 (3.32%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.47%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (4.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.90%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.95%) HFM
3 2 (0.95%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.47%) Primavera
4 1 (0.47%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.95%) Office 365
2 9 (4.27%) Power Platform
3 4 (1.90%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.42%) Azure
4 3 (1.42%) SaaS
5 2 (0.95%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.95%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.47%) Google Docs
6 1 (0.47%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.47%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.69%) WebEx
2 11 (5.21%) VPN
3 10 (4.74%) Internet
3 10 (4.74%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (3.32%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (2.37%) VoIP
6 4 (1.90%) Firewall
6 4 (1.90%) Skype
6 4 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.42%) Wireless
8 2 (0.95%) PPP
8 2 (0.95%) SAN
8 2 (0.95%) WAN
9 1 (0.47%) BGP
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (0.47%) LAN
9 1 (0.47%) MPLS
9 1 (0.47%) OSPF
9 1 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.27%) Power BI
3 6 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.37%) MySQL
5 4 (1.90%) Big Data
6 3 (1.42%) MariaDB
6 3 (1.42%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.42%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.95%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.47%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.47%) GIS
8 1 (0.47%) Lumira
8 1 (0.47%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.47%) QlikView
8 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.27%) JIRA
2 3 (1.42%) Bugzilla
2 3 (1.42%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.42%) Subversion
General
1 75 (35.55%) Finance
2 32 (15.17%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.00%) Marketing
4 11 (5.21%) Legal
5 10 (4.74%) Mandarin Language
6 4 (1.90%) Billing
6 4 (1.90%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.42%) Military
7 3 (1.42%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.95%) Back Office
8 2 (0.95%) Banking
8 2 (0.95%) Front Office
8 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Automotive
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Retail
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (34.12%) Analyst
2 31 (14.69%) Coordinator
3 23 (10.90%) Project Manager
4 21 (9.95%) Project Coordinator
5 14 (6.64%) Data Analyst
6 13 (6.16%) Business Analyst
7 10 (4.74%) PMO Analyst
7 10 (4.74%) Programme Coordinator
8 9 (4.27%) IT Analyst
9 8 (3.79%) Architect
10 7 (3.32%) Business IT Analyst
10 7 (3.32%) Consultant
10 7 (3.32%) IT Business Analyst
11 6 (2.84%) Digital Architect
11 6 (2.84%) Financial Analyst
11 6 (2.84%) Service Analyst
11 6 (2.84%) Transformation Manager
12 5 (2.37%) Desktop Support
12 5 (2.37%) Junior
12 5 (2.37%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.32%) CSS
2 6 (2.84%) HTML
3 5 (2.37%) HTML5
4 4 (1.90%) XMPP
5 3 (1.42%) ADO
5 3 (1.42%) Bulma
5 3 (1.42%) React
5 3 (1.42%) Semantic UI
5 3 (1.42%) Vue.js
6 2 (0.95%) CSS3
6 2 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.47%) .NET
7 1 (0.47%) Flash
7 1 (0.47%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.47%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 59 (27.96%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (13.27%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (5.69%) Blackberry
3 12 (5.69%) PDA
4 10 (4.74%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.79%) User Experience
6 7 (3.32%) Digital Signage
7 5 (2.37%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.37%) iPad
8 4 (1.90%) PMI
8 4 (1.90%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.90%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.95%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.95%) iPhone
11 1 (0.47%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.47%) Life Science
11 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.47%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.85%) Windows
2 13 (6.16%) Windows XP
3 10 (4.74%) Windows 7
4 9 (4.27%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.79%) Windows 10
5 8 (3.79%) Windows 2000
5 8 (3.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.79%) Windows Vista
6 5 (2.37%) Android
7 4 (1.90%) Linux
8 3 (1.42%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.47%) pSOS
10 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.07%) Project Management
2 45 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (15.17%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (14.69%) Project Delivery
6 27 (12.80%) Time Management
7 21 (9.95%) Analytics
8 20 (9.48%) Data Analysis
9 19 (9.00%) PRINCE2
10 18 (8.53%) Decision-Making
10 18 (8.53%) ITIL
11 16 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (6.64%) Workflow
13 13 (6.16%) Business Analysis
14 12 (5.69%) Change Management
15 11 (5.21%) Dependency Management
15 11 (5.21%) SDLC
16 10 (4.74%) Programme Management
16 10 (4.74%) Target Operating Model
16 10 (4.74%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.69%) SQL
2 4 (1.90%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.90%) VBA
3 3 (1.42%) C
3 3 (1.42%) PHP
3 3 (1.42%) Python
4 2 (0.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (11.85%) Degree
2 14 (6.64%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.69%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.74%) PMI Certification
5 6 (2.84%) ACCA
5 6 (2.84%) CIMA
5 6 (2.84%) PMP
6 4 (1.90%) ISEB
7 3 (1.42%) CIPD
7 3 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.42%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.95%) CCNP
8 2 (0.95%) CISSP
8 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.95%) MCIPD
8 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.59%) PMO
2 12 (5.69%) Data Quality
3 10 (4.74%) QA
4 6 (2.84%) SLA
5 3 (1.42%) P3O
6 2 (0.95%) GDPR
6 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.95%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (10.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.95%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (4.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (4.27%) SCCM
3 8 (3.79%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.95%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 99 (46.92%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.43%) Remedy
3 12 (5.69%) SAP
4 10 (4.74%) Bomgar
4 10 (4.74%) Oracle
5 9 (4.27%) Adobe
6 8 (3.79%) HP
6 8 (3.79%) Peregrine
6 8 (3.79%) Tableau
7 5 (2.37%) Google
8 4 (1.90%) Huawei
9 3 (1.42%) VMware
10 2 (0.95%) Apple
10 2 (0.95%) BMC
10 2 (0.95%) Cisco
10 2 (0.95%) Dell
10 2 (0.95%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.95%) IBM
10 2 (0.95%) Progress
10 2 (0.95%) Yahoo!