Period
to 23 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 120 167
Rank change year-on-year -15 +47 -53
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 304 316 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.79% 1.97% 1.41%
As % of the Applications category 16.96% 18.82% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 166 130
South East median daily rate £394 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.55% -3.43%
10th Percentile £140 £154 £148
90th Percentile £539 £539 £494
England median daily rate £388 £374 £375
% change year-on-year +3.61% -0.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 21
South East median hourly rate £12.50 £15.88 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.26% -24.40% +70.04%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.94 £14.35
90th Percentile £20.00 £26.50 £46.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year +13.16% -3.11% +22.56%

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 1,792 1,679 1,978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.56% 10.46% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 886 1,054
South East median daily rate £374 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.86% +7.69% -1.52%
10th Percentile £145 £143 £147
90th Percentile £525 £513 £488
England median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 203 208
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £10.45 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.75 £31.75 £38.02
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 -15 165 £250 -22.48% 18
Berkshire -36 108 £288 -10.85% 10
Surrey -15 62 £498 +17.18% 3
Buckinghamshire +32 37 £230 -23.33% 7
Hampshire -35 33 £425 +21.43% 6
West Sussex +18 22 £425 +36.00%
Oxfordshire - 20 £280 - 1
East Sussex +5 9 £400 +42.86%
Kent +17 5 £258 -36.42%
Middlesex -6 2 £250 -35.15%
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 249 (81.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 127 (41.78%) Microsoft
3 102 (33.55%) Finance
4 96 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
5 80 (26.32%) MS Visio
6 73 (24.01%) Project Management
7 70 (23.03%) Analytical Skills
8 53 (17.43%) Microsoft Project
9 47 (15.46%) Telecoms
9 47 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (14.47%) Degree
11 43 (14.14%) Marketing
12 39 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 34 (11.18%) SharePoint
14 33 (10.86%) PMO
14 33 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
15 29 (9.54%) PRINCE2
15 29 (9.54%) Management Information System
16 27 (8.88%) Business Intelligence
17 26 (8.55%) Workflow
18 25 (8.22%) Change Management
19 24 (7.89%) Oracle
19 24 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
20 22 (7.24%) SAP
21 20 (6.58%) Analytics
22 19 (6.25%) JIRA
23 18 (5.92%) Windows
24 17 (5.59%) ERP
24 17 (5.59%) Adobe
24 17 (5.59%) Remedy

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 34 (11.18%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.96%) Confluence
3 6 (1.97%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.64%) IIS
4 5 (1.64%) Marvel
5 4 (1.32%) CMS
5 4 (1.32%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.33%) SAS
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 249 (81.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 96 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
3 80 (26.32%) MS Visio
4 53 (17.43%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (3.29%) Photoshop
6 9 (2.96%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (1.64%) Acrobat
7 5 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (1.64%) InVision
7 5 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (1.32%) InDesign
9 2 (0.66%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.66%) Blender
9 2 (0.66%) LightWave 3D
10 1 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.33%) EViews
10 1 (0.33%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.32%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.66%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.66%) Primavera
3 2 (0.66%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.33%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.28%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.97%) Office 365
3 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.66%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.33%) AdWords
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Veeva
5 1 (0.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.97%) SAN
2 5 (1.64%) 3G
3 4 (1.32%) 4G
3 4 (1.32%) Skype
3 4 (1.32%) VoLTE
4 3 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.33%) CTI
6 1 (0.33%) Firewall
6 1 (0.33%) Internet
6 1 (0.33%) LTE
6 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.33%) VoWiFi
6 1 (0.33%) WAN
6 1 (0.33%) WebEx
6 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.62%) Big Data
2 11 (3.62%) Power BI
3 9 (2.96%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.30%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.64%) DB2
6 2 (0.66%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.66%) Essbase
6 2 (0.66%) MS Access
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.66%) QlikView
7 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.33%) NuoDB
7 1 (0.33%) OLAP
7 1 (0.33%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 19 (6.25%) JIRA
2 8 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.30%) GitLab
3 7 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.97%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.33%) git-flow
General
1 102 (33.55%) Finance
2 47 (15.46%) Telecoms
3 43 (14.14%) Marketing
4 17 (5.59%) Mandarin Language
5 16 (5.26%) Banking
6 9 (2.96%) Legal
6 9 (2.96%) Retail
7 7 (2.30%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.64%) Advertising
8 5 (1.64%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.32%) Electronics
9 4 (1.32%) Law
9 4 (1.32%) Publishing
10 3 (0.99%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.99%) German Language
10 3 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.66%) French Language
11 2 (0.66%) Games
11 2 (0.66%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 82 (26.97%) Analyst
2 36 (11.84%) Coordinator
3 33 (10.86%) Project Manager
4 28 (9.21%) Business Analyst
4 28 (9.21%) Project Coordinator
5 20 (6.58%) Administrator
6 19 (6.25%) Consultant
7 15 (4.93%) Data Analyst
8 11 (3.62%) Developer
9 10 (3.29%) Junior
10 9 (2.96%) Change Manager
10 9 (2.96%) Project Assistant
10 9 (2.96%) Workday Consultant
11 8 (2.63%) Desktop Support
11 8 (2.63%) HR Analyst
11 8 (2.63%) HR Data Analyst
11 8 (2.63%) Senior Manager
11 8 (2.63%) Senior Project Manager
12 7 (2.30%) Business Change Manager
12 7 (2.30%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.64%) HTML
2 2 (0.66%) CSS
2 2 (0.66%) Django
3 1 (0.33%) CSS3
3 1 (0.33%) EDI
3 1 (0.33%) HTML5
3 1 (0.33%) Velocity
3 1 (0.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 70 (23.03%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (9.54%) Management Information System
3 24 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (4.93%) Social Media
4 15 (4.93%) Virtual Team
5 10 (3.29%) User Experience
6 8 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.64%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.32%) iPad
8 4 (1.32%) Video Editing
9 3 (0.99%) iPhone
9 3 (0.99%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.66%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.66%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.92%) Windows
2 8 (2.63%) Windows 10
3 6 (1.97%) Linux
3 6 (1.97%) Solaris
4 5 (1.64%) Unix
4 5 (1.64%) zOS
5 4 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.32%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (24.01%) Project Management
2 47 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (9.54%) PRINCE2
6 27 (8.88%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (8.55%) Workflow
8 25 (8.22%) Change Management
9 20 (6.58%) Analytics
10 17 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (5.59%) ERP
11 16 (5.26%) Customer-Centricity
11 16 (5.26%) Programme Management
12 15 (4.93%) Data Privacy
12 15 (4.93%) Matrix Organization
12 15 (4.93%) Time Management
13 14 (4.61%) CRM
13 14 (4.61%) ITIL
13 14 (4.61%) Process Improvement
13 14 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.26%) SQL
2 8 (2.63%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.66%) C++
3 2 (0.66%) Lua
3 2 (0.66%) VBA
4 1 (0.33%) C
4 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (14.47%) Degree
2 5 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.99%) CISM
4 3 (0.99%) CISSP
4 3 (0.99%) ISEB
4 3 (0.99%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.99%) PMP
4 3 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (0.66%) ACCA
5 2 (0.66%) CBAP
5 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) IIBA
5 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.33%) CEH
6 1 (0.33%) CIMA
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.33%) MBA
6 1 (0.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.86%) PMO
2 17 (5.59%) Data Quality
3 11 (3.62%) SLA
4 9 (2.96%) GDPR
5 3 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.66%) IFRS
6 2 (0.66%) P3O
7 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.99%) MIIS
1 3 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.66%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.66%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.33%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.33%) SCCM
3 1 (0.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 127 (41.78%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.89%) Oracle
3 22 (7.24%) SAP
4 17 (5.59%) Adobe
4 17 (5.59%) Remedy
5 14 (4.61%) Workday
6 11 (3.62%) Tableau
7 8 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.30%) ServiceNow
8 7 (2.30%) Twitter
9 6 (1.97%) Facebook
9 6 (1.97%) Kronos
10 5 (1.64%) BMC
10 5 (1.64%) Casewise
10 5 (1.64%) HP
11 4 (1.32%) Citrix
11 4 (1.32%) Xerox
12 3 (0.99%) Cisco
12 3 (0.99%) IBM
12 3 (0.99%) VMware