Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 148 135 111
Rank change year-on-year -13 -24 +37
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 240 315 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.67% 1.90% 2.18%
As % of the Applications category 16.89% 18.32% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 139 170
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94% +2.22%
10th Percentile £175 £140 £154
90th Percentile £610 £575 £572
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 16
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £9.58 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.32% -49.61% -15.56%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.95 £8.89
90th Percentile £52.55 £21.20 £43.25
England median hourly rate £18.75 £21.10 £21.00
% change year-on-year -11.14% +0.48% +5.00%

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 1,421 1,719 1,699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.91% 10.39% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 963 928
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £140 £150 £135
90th Percentile £547 £525 £500
England median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +5.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 164 180
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.68% -
10th Percentile £10.09 £9.19 £9.25
90th Percentile £54.00 £36.58 £35.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - -

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 September 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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -26 126 £280 +8.95% 15
Berkshire -25 102 £280 -17.04% 7
Hampshire +8 38 £353 -17.06% 10
Surrey +18 37 £500 +0.39% 10
Buckinghamshire +8 22 £225 - 7
West Sussex +17 21 £275 -42.11%
Kent +9 12 £500 +173.97% 6
Middlesex +8 2 - -
Oxfordshire +5 2 £550 +120.00% 1
East Sussex -4 2 £230 -48.94%
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 212 (88.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 110 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 79 (32.92%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (32.50%) Microsoft Office
5 71 (29.58%) Finance
6 53 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (22.08%) Project Management
7 46 (19.17%) Microsoft Project
7 46 (19.17%) MS Visio
7 46 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (19.17%) Telecoms
8 45 (18.75%) SharePoint
9 35 (14.58%) Time Management
10 34 (14.17%) PMO
11 32 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
11 32 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
11 32 (13.33%) Degree
12 30 (12.50%) PRINCE2
13 29 (12.08%) Data Analysis
14 28 (11.67%) Project Delivery
15 27 (11.25%) Decision-Making
16 25 (10.42%) JIRA
16 25 (10.42%) Analytics
17 22 (9.17%) Marketing
18 19 (7.92%) Management Information System
18 19 (7.92%) ITIL
19 18 (7.50%) Data Quality
20 17 (7.08%) PMI Certification
20 17 (7.08%) Remedy
20 17 (7.08%) Business Intelligence

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 45 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.17%) Confluence
3 6 (2.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.25%) CMS
4 3 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.83%) Drupal
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.83%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.83%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 212 (88.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 78 (32.50%) Microsoft Office
3 46 (19.17%) Microsoft Project
3 46 (19.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.42%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.67%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.83%) HFM
3 2 (0.83%) Primavera
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.42%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.67%) Office 365
2 6 (2.50%) Azure
2 6 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.08%) SaaS
4 3 (1.25%) Power Platform
5 2 (0.83%) AWS
5 2 (0.83%) IaaS
5 2 (0.83%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.83%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.83%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.83%) PaaS
6 1 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.42%) Google Docs
6 1 (0.42%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.42%) SurveyMonkey
6 1 (0.42%) Trello
6 1 (0.42%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.33%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (2.92%) Internet
3 6 (2.50%) Skype
4 4 (1.67%) 4G
4 4 (1.67%) 5G
4 4 (1.67%) DHCP
4 4 (1.67%) VPN
4 4 (1.67%) WebEx
5 3 (1.25%) Firewall
5 3 (1.25%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.25%) Wireless
6 2 (0.83%) Broadband
6 2 (0.83%) DNS
6 2 (0.83%) Intranet
6 2 (0.83%) MPLS
6 2 (0.83%) SAN
6 2 (0.83%) VLAN
6 2 (0.83%) VoIP
7 1 (0.42%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (4.58%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (2.92%) Big Data
4 3 (1.25%) MariaDB
4 3 (1.25%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.25%) MySQL
4 3 (1.25%) Power BI
5 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.83%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.42%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.42%) Lumira
6 1 (0.42%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.42%) QlikView
6 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (10.42%) JIRA
2 3 (1.25%) Bugzilla
2 3 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.25%) Subversion
3 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 71 (29.58%) Finance
2 46 (19.17%) Telecoms
3 22 (9.17%) Marketing
4 13 (5.42%) Legal
5 10 (4.17%) Mandarin Language
6 5 (2.08%) Retail
7 4 (1.67%) Banking
7 4 (1.67%) Billing
7 4 (1.67%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.25%) Back Office
8 3 (1.25%) Military
9 2 (0.83%) Automotive
9 2 (0.83%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.42%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 87 (36.25%) Analyst
2 29 (12.08%) Coordinator
3 24 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 21 (8.75%) Data Analyst
5 18 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 18 (7.50%) Project Coordinator
6 12 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
7 9 (3.75%) Architect
7 9 (3.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 9 (3.75%) Programme Coordinator
7 9 (3.75%) Project Planner
8 8 (3.33%) IT Analyst
9 7 (2.92%) Business IT Analyst
9 7 (2.92%) IT Business Analyst
10 6 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
10 6 (2.50%) Junior
10 6 (2.50%) Risk Manager
10 6 (2.50%) Transformation Manager
11 5 (2.08%) Digital Architect
11 5 (2.08%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.50%) CSS
1 6 (2.50%) HTML
2 5 (2.08%) HTML5
3 3 (1.25%) Bulma
3 3 (1.25%) React
3 3 (1.25%) Semantic UI
3 3 (1.25%) Vue.js
4 2 (0.83%) CSS3
4 2 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.42%) .NET
5 1 (0.42%) Flash
5 1 (0.42%) WCF
5 1 (0.42%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (32.92%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (7.92%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.17%) PMI
5 8 (3.33%) User Experience
6 5 (2.08%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.08%) Digital Signage
7 4 (1.67%) iPad
7 4 (1.67%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.25%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.83%) PDA
9 2 (0.83%) Social Media
10 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.42%) NHS
10 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.83%) Windows
2 7 (2.92%) Windows XP
3 6 (2.50%) Linux
4 5 (2.08%) Windows 10
4 5 (2.08%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.25%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.83%) AIX
7 2 (0.83%) Android
7 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.83%) Solaris
7 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.83%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
1 53 (22.08%) Project Management
2 46 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (14.58%) Time Management
4 32 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 29 (12.08%) Data Analysis
7 28 (11.67%) Project Delivery
8 27 (11.25%) Decision-Making
9 25 (10.42%) Analytics
10 19 (7.92%) ITIL
11 17 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (6.67%) Dependency Management
13 15 (6.25%) Workflow
14 13 (5.42%) Business Analysis
14 13 (5.42%) Change Management
14 13 (5.42%) Visualisation
15 12 (5.00%) Validation
16 11 (4.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 10 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.58%) SQL
2 5 (2.08%) C
3 4 (1.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.25%) PHP
4 3 (1.25%) Python
4 3 (1.25%) VBA
5 2 (0.83%) Java
6 1 (0.42%) C#
6 1 (0.42%) X++
Qualifications
1 32 (13.33%) Degree
2 17 (7.08%) PMI Certification
3 15 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 13 (5.42%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.92%) ACCA
5 7 (2.92%) PMP
6 6 (2.50%) CIMA
7 4 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.67%) ISEB
8 3 (1.25%) CCNA
8 3 (1.25%) CIPD
8 3 (1.25%) CISM
8 3 (1.25%) CISSP
8 3 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.83%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.17%) PMO
2 18 (7.50%) Data Quality
3 12 (5.00%) QA
4 7 (2.92%) SLA
5 2 (0.83%) GDPR
5 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.83%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.42%) GxP
6 1 (0.42%) IFRS
6 1 (0.42%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.42%) P3O
System Software
1 14 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.83%) BitLocker
3 2 (0.83%) NDS
3 2 (0.83%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (0.83%) vSphere
4 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.42%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.08%) SCCM
2 3 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.83%) Ansible
3 2 (0.83%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 110 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.08%) Remedy
3 14 (5.83%) SAP
4 9 (3.75%) Huawei
4 9 (3.75%) Tableau
5 8 (3.33%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.92%) Google
6 7 (2.92%) Samsung
7 6 (2.50%) Oracle
8 4 (1.67%) F5
8 4 (1.67%) IBM
8 4 (1.67%) Planview
9 3 (1.25%) Adobe
9 3 (1.25%) Apple
9 3 (1.25%) BMC
9 3 (1.25%) Bomgar
9 3 (1.25%) Cisco
9 3 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.25%) VMware
10 2 (0.83%) Hyperion