Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 95 144
Rank change year-on-year -47 +49 -33
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 299 375 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.83% 2.31% 1.72%
As % of the Applications category 18.06% 21.97% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 173 147
South East median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £146 £153 £120
90th Percentile £600 £571 £538
England median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year +6.95% +6.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 23
South East median hourly rate £10.20 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.00% -4.76% +55.56%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.43 £12.40
90th Percentile £21.08 £35.20 £43.90
England median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -9.52% +7.09% +10.17%

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 1,656 1,707 1,806
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.15% 10.51% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 931 912 901
South East median daily rate £375 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.47% -1.54%
10th Percentile £155 £132 £131
90th Percentile £525 £500 £488
England median daily rate £375 £360 £340
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 194 242
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £34.85 £37.40
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +9.56%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -32 167 £257 -14.33% 25
Berkshire -21 117 £301 +0.25% 11
Surrey -22 58 £517 +25.33% 7
Hampshire -31 39 £425 +88.89% 7
Buckinghamshire -11 29 £225 -28.00% 8
Oxfordshire +23 21 £250 - 6
West Sussex +2 17 £375 +53.06% 3
Kent - 8 £650 -
East Sussex -1 5 £400 +16.36%
Middlesex -2 2 £708 +34.00% 1
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 263 (87.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 160 (53.51%) Microsoft
3 119 (39.80%) Microsoft Office
4 113 (37.79%) Finance
5 86 (28.76%) MS Visio
6 84 (28.09%) Project Management
7 67 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (18.06%) Telecoms
9 52 (17.39%) Microsoft Project
10 47 (15.72%) Problem-Solving
11 46 (15.38%) PMO
12 44 (14.72%) Stakeholder Management
12 44 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (13.71%) SharePoint
14 40 (13.38%) Degree
15 32 (10.70%) PRINCE2
16 31 (10.37%) Workflow
17 28 (9.36%) Oracle
17 28 (9.36%) Management Information System
17 28 (9.36%) JIRA
18 27 (9.03%) Self-Motivation
19 26 (8.70%) Windows
19 26 (8.70%) Active Directory
20 25 (8.36%) Change Management
21 23 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
21 23 (7.69%) Marketing
22 22 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement
23 19 (6.35%) Remedy
23 19 (6.35%) Decision-Making
24 18 (6.02%) Customer-Centricity

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 41 (13.71%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.34%) Confluence
3 4 (1.34%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.00%) CMS
4 3 (1.00%) Marvel
4 3 (1.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.67%) IIS
5 2 (0.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 263 (87.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 119 (39.80%) Microsoft Office
3 86 (28.76%) MS Visio
4 52 (17.39%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (2.34%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.34%) Acrobat
7 3 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (1.00%) InVision
7 3 (1.00%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.67%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.67%) Blender
8 2 (0.67%) InDesign
8 2 (0.67%) LightWave 3D
9 1 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.33%) EViews
9 1 (0.33%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.35%) Office 365
2 11 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.67%) SaaS
4 2 (0.67%) Taleo
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.35%) Wireshark
2 11 (3.68%) LAN
3 10 (3.34%) WAN
3 10 (3.34%) Wireless
4 9 (3.01%) IPsec
4 9 (3.01%) Multicast
4 9 (3.01%) OSPF
4 9 (3.01%) SNMP
4 9 (3.01%) SSH
4 9 (3.01%) Telnet
4 9 (3.01%) VRRP
4 9 (3.01%) WLAN
5 6 (2.01%) 3G
5 6 (2.01%) 4G
6 5 (1.67%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (1.00%) DNS
7 3 (1.00%) SAN
7 3 (1.00%) VoLTE
8 2 (0.67%) Intranet
8 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.02%) Power BI
2 10 (3.34%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.01%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.00%) Big Data
5 3 (1.00%) MS Access
6 2 (0.67%) DB2
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.33%) Lumira
7 1 (0.33%) NuoDB
7 1 (0.33%) OLAP
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (9.36%) JIRA
2 10 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.01%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.34%) GitLab
5 3 (1.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.33%) git-flow
General
1 113 (37.79%) Finance
2 54 (18.06%) Telecoms
3 23 (7.69%) Marketing
4 15 (5.02%) Mandarin Language
5 12 (4.01%) Banking
6 7 (2.34%) Billing
7 6 (2.01%) Advertising
7 6 (2.01%) Legal
8 4 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.34%) Front Office
8 4 (1.34%) Law
8 4 (1.34%) Publishing
8 4 (1.34%) Retail
9 3 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.67%) Automotive
10 2 (0.67%) French Language
10 2 (0.67%) Games
10 2 (0.67%) German Language
10 2 (0.67%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.33%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 84 (28.09%) Analyst
2 51 (17.06%) Coordinator
3 38 (12.71%) Project Coordinator
4 29 (9.70%) Project Manager
5 20 (6.69%) Business Analyst
6 16 (5.35%) Data Analyst
7 15 (5.02%) Administrator
7 15 (5.02%) Developer
8 10 (3.34%) PMO Analyst
9 9 (3.01%) Consultant
9 9 (3.01%) HR Analyst
9 9 (3.01%) SQL Developer
9 9 (3.01%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (2.68%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (2.68%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
10 8 (2.68%) Financial Analyst
10 8 (2.68%) HR Data Analyst
10 8 (2.68%) Process Consultant
10 8 (2.68%) Process Improvement Consultant
10 8 (2.68%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.34%) HTML
2 2 (0.67%) CSS
3 1 (0.33%) .NET
3 1 (0.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.33%) COM
3 1 (0.33%) CSS3
3 1 (0.33%) Django
3 1 (0.33%) EDI
3 1 (0.33%) EDIFACT
3 1 (0.33%) HTML5
3 1 (0.33%) Keras
3 1 (0.33%) Middleware
3 1 (0.33%) Sass
3 1 (0.33%) scikit-learn
3 1 (0.33%) TensorFlow
3 1 (0.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.33%) Velocity
3 1 (0.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 67 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.36%) Management Information System
3 27 (9.03%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (5.69%) Virtual Team
5 11 (3.68%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.01%) User Experience
8 5 (1.67%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.67%) iPhone
9 4 (1.34%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.00%) Social Media
11 2 (0.67%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.67%) PKI
11 2 (0.67%) RIA
12 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.33%) PMI
12 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.70%) Windows
2 10 (3.34%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.34%) Linux
4 3 (1.00%) Solaris
4 3 (1.00%) Unix
4 3 (1.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.67%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.67%) zOS
6 1 (0.33%) AIX
6 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (28.09%) Project Management
2 47 (15.72%) Problem-Solving
3 44 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (14.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (10.70%) PRINCE2
5 31 (10.37%) Workflow
6 25 (8.36%) Change Management
7 23 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (6.35%) Decision-Making
10 18 (6.02%) Analytics
10 18 (6.02%) Customer-Centricity
11 17 (5.69%) Migration
12 16 (5.35%) Change Control
12 16 (5.35%) Data Privacy
12 16 (5.35%) Programme Management
13 15 (5.02%) Data Analysis
14 14 (4.68%) Business Analysis
14 14 (4.68%) Project Governance
15 13 (4.35%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.69%) SQL
2 10 (3.34%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.00%) C++
4 2 (0.67%) C
4 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.67%) Lua
5 1 (0.33%) PHP
5 1 (0.33%) Python
5 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (13.38%) Degree
2 10 (3.34%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.01%) HP MASE
3 9 (3.01%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.01%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (1.34%) ACCA
4 4 (1.34%) CIMA
5 3 (1.00%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.00%) MBA
5 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.67%) CIPD
6 2 (0.67%) HNC
7 1 (0.33%) CISM
7 1 (0.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.33%) ISEB
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.33%) PMP
7 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (15.38%) PMO
2 10 (3.34%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.68%) SLA
4 4 (1.34%) QA
5 2 (0.67%) GDPR
6 1 (0.33%) P3O
6 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.01%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) Docker
4 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.67%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.33%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (0.33%) MIIS
2 1 (0.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 160 (53.51%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.36%) Oracle
3 19 (6.35%) Remedy
4 12 (4.01%) HP
5 11 (3.68%) SAP
6 10 (3.34%) Brocade
7 9 (3.01%) Adobe
7 9 (3.01%) Aruba
7 9 (3.01%) Fortinet
8 7 (2.34%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.67%) Apple
9 5 (1.67%) Citrix
9 5 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.67%) VMware
10 4 (1.34%) Huawei
10 4 (1.34%) Tableau
11 3 (1.00%) Casewise
11 3 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.00%) Workday
12 2 (0.67%) IFS