Period
to 23 April 2018

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 23 April 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 137 171
Rank change year-on-year +9 +34 -69
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 322 258 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.92% 1.66% 1.40%
As % of the Applications category 18.13% 15.82% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 160 127
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.55% +4.00%
10th Percentile £153 £162 £195
90th Percentile £550 £488 £488
England median daily rate £380 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +8.57% -1.41% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 15
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.88 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.19% -5.04% +35.70%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.92 £11.50
90th Percentile £20.95 £44.66 £38.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +1.41%

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 1,776 1,631 2,002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.57% 10.49% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 848 1,097
South East median daily rate £360 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £143 £150 £150
90th Percentile £538 £497 £481
England median daily rate £374 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +6.79% - +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 194 214
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.13 £32.50 £38.60
England median hourly rate £16.20 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +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 23 April 2018.

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 23 April 2018.

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 23 April 2018. 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 +25 191 £294 -9.62% 27
Berkshire +17 131 £313 +13.64% 4
Surrey -7 56 £430 -2.27% 8
Buckinghamshire +2 44 £296 +12.86% 17
Hampshire -28 34 £388 +10.71% 7
West Sussex +18 26 £400 +20.75% 3
Oxfordshire +1 16 £225 -45.45% 6
East Sussex +3 6 £400 +77.78% 1
Kent -4 1 £340 +51.11% 2
Middlesex -16 1 £250 -44.44% 1
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 273 (84.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 114 (35.40%) Microsoft
3 105 (32.61%) Finance
4 102 (31.68%) Microsoft Office
5 85 (26.40%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (22.98%) Telecoms
7 72 (22.36%) Project Management
8 54 (16.77%) MS Visio
9 47 (14.60%) Degree
10 42 (13.04%) PMO
11 41 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
12 40 (12.42%) SAP
13 39 (12.11%) Microsoft Project
13 39 (12.11%) Marketing
14 38 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
15 37 (11.49%) SharePoint
16 36 (11.18%) Self-Motivation
17 34 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (10.25%) Analytics
19 32 (9.94%) Tableau
19 32 (9.94%) Management Information System
20 30 (9.32%) Workflow
21 28 (8.70%) Mandarin Language
22 26 (8.07%) Customer-Centricity
23 25 (7.76%) Change Management
24 24 (7.45%) PRINCE2
24 24 (7.45%) Cloud Computing
25 23 (7.14%) Visualisation
26 21 (6.52%) ERP

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 37 (11.49%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.48%) Confluence
3 7 (2.17%) SAS
4 5 (1.55%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.24%) IIS
5 4 (1.24%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.62%) CMS
6 2 (0.62%) Marvel
6 2 (0.62%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 273 (84.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 102 (31.68%) Microsoft Office
3 54 (16.77%) MS Visio
4 39 (12.11%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (3.73%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (3.73%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.55%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.93%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.93%) InDesign
9 2 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.62%) InVision
10 1 (0.31%) Maya
Business Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.24%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.62%) Primavera
5 2 (0.62%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.31%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.45%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.55%) Office 365
3 2 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.62%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.31%) AdWords
4 1 (0.31%) GitHub
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.31%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.80%) 3G
1 9 (2.80%) VoLTE
2 7 (2.17%) SAN
3 6 (1.86%) Skype
4 5 (1.55%) 4G
4 5 (1.55%) Intranet
4 5 (1.55%) VoWiFi
4 5 (1.55%) VPN
5 3 (0.93%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.62%) Firewall
7 1 (0.31%) Internet
7 1 (0.31%) LAN
7 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.31%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (4.66%) Big Data
3 14 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (2.80%) Data Mining
5 8 (2.48%) Power BI
6 7 (2.17%) QlikView
7 5 (1.55%) Qlik Sense
7 5 (1.55%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.24%) DB2
9 2 (0.62%) EDMS
9 2 (0.62%) Essbase
10 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.31%) MS Access
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (3.11%) JIRA
2 4 (1.24%) GitLab
2 4 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.31%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 105 (32.61%) Finance
2 74 (22.98%) Telecoms
3 39 (12.11%) Marketing
4 28 (8.70%) Mandarin Language
5 14 (4.35%) Banking
6 13 (4.04%) Legal
7 11 (3.42%) Retail
8 9 (2.80%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.80%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.55%) Military
10 4 (1.24%) Advertising
10 4 (1.24%) Electronics
10 4 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.93%) Billing
11 3 (0.93%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.93%) German Language
11 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.62%) French Language
12 2 (0.62%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (28.88%) Analyst
2 32 (9.94%) Business Analyst
3 30 (9.32%) Project Manager
4 28 (8.70%) Consultant
5 24 (7.45%) Coordinator
6 21 (6.52%) Data Analyst
7 16 (4.97%) Project Coordinator
8 15 (4.66%) Administrator
9 12 (3.73%) Project Assistant
10 11 (3.42%) Desktop Support
10 11 (3.42%) Junior
11 10 (3.11%) Commercial Consultant
12 9 (2.80%) Network Specialist
12 9 (2.80%) Performance Specialist
12 9 (2.80%) PMO Analyst
12 9 (2.80%) Workday Consultant
13 8 (2.48%) Change Manager
13 8 (2.48%) Developer
13 8 (2.48%) Transformation Consultant
14 7 (2.17%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.93%) HTML
2 1 (0.31%) CSS
2 1 (0.31%) Django
2 1 (0.31%) EDI
2 1 (0.31%) Flask
2 1 (0.31%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 85 (26.40%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (11.18%) Self-Motivation
3 32 (9.94%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.90%) Social Media
5 14 (4.35%) Virtual Team
6 10 (3.11%) iPhone
7 9 (2.80%) iPad
8 8 (2.48%) User Experience
9 7 (2.17%) e-Learning
9 7 (2.17%) Video Editing
10 5 (1.55%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.55%) Learning Management System
10 5 (1.55%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.55%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.24%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.93%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.62%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.62%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.62%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.90%) Windows
2 6 (1.86%) Linux
2 6 (1.86%) Solaris
2 6 (1.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (1.55%) Android
3 5 (1.55%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.55%) Unix
3 5 (1.55%) Windows 8
4 4 (1.24%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.24%) zOS
5 2 (0.62%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (22.36%) Project Management
2 41 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (10.25%) Analytics
7 30 (9.32%) Workflow
8 26 (8.07%) Customer-Centricity
9 25 (7.76%) Change Management
10 24 (7.45%) PRINCE2
11 23 (7.14%) Visualisation
12 21 (6.52%) ERP
13 19 (5.90%) ITIL
14 18 (5.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 16 (4.97%) CRM
16 15 (4.66%) Change Control
17 14 (4.35%) Data Analysis
17 14 (4.35%) Data Governance
17 14 (4.35%) Process Improvement
17 14 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.97%) SQL
2 14 (4.35%) VBA
3 5 (1.55%) C#
3 5 (1.55%) Java
3 5 (1.55%) VB
4 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.31%) C
4 1 (0.31%) C++
4 1 (0.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (14.60%) Degree
2 11 (3.42%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.48%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.86%) PMP
5 5 (1.55%) ISEB
6 4 (1.24%) ACCA
6 4 (1.24%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.93%) CIMA
8 2 (0.62%) APMP
8 2 (0.62%) CBAP
8 2 (0.62%) CISM
8 2 (0.62%) CISSP
8 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.62%) IIBA
8 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.62%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.04%) PMO
2 19 (5.90%) Data Quality
3 10 (3.11%) GDPR
4 6 (1.86%) SLA
5 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.93%) QA
5 3 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.62%) COBIT
6 2 (0.62%) IFRS
6 2 (0.62%) P3O
7 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.86%) SCCM
2 4 (1.24%) NetBackup
2 4 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.62%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.62%) MIIS
4 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.31%) SCOM
4 1 (0.31%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 114 (35.40%) Microsoft
2 40 (12.42%) SAP
3 32 (9.94%) Tableau
4 16 (4.97%) Adobe
5 15 (4.66%) Oracle
6 13 (4.04%) Workday
7 11 (3.42%) Facebook
7 11 (3.42%) Remedy
7 11 (3.42%) Twitter
8 9 (2.80%) Xerox
9 7 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.86%) Kronos
11 5 (1.55%) BMC
11 5 (1.55%) Progress
11 5 (1.55%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.55%) Teradata
12 4 (1.24%) Apple
12 4 (1.24%) HP
12 4 (1.24%) IBM
12 4 (1.24%) MicroStrategy