Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 130 104
Rank change year-on-year +17 -26 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 350 263 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.14% 1.71% 2.00%
As % of the Applications category 20.36% 15.84% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 156 185
South East median daily rate £303 £343 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.68% +2.24% +3.08%
10th Percentile £151 £150 £166
90th Percentile £528 £500 £488
England median daily rate £367 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +4.86% -2.78% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 11 12
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +57.89% -20.83%
10th Percentile £13.35 £10.80 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.90 £35.50 £30.80
England median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.71
% change year-on-year +15.00% +1.47% +9.50%

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 1,719 1,660 2,132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.51% 10.78% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 850 1,137
South East median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% - +4.42%
10th Percentile £135 £150 £154
90th Percentile £507 £488 £483
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 229 210
South East median hourly rate £15.55 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.19 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £32.50 £36.50 £37.58
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +3.33%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +42 221 £300 -11.11% 24
Berkshire +32 144 £300 -11.44% 17
Buckinghamshire +9 67 £325 +47.73% 5
Surrey -21 48 £400 +6.67% 9
Hampshire -5 43 £167 -27.28% 12
West Sussex +19 19 £375 -20.21% 5
Oxfordshire 0 10 £225 -44.62% 2
Middlesex 0 8 £528 +9.09% 2
East Sussex -9 3 £325 +44.44% 3
Sussex - 3 - -
Microsoft PowerPoint
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 305 (87.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 139 (39.71%) Microsoft
3 113 (32.29%) Microsoft Office
4 101 (28.86%) Finance
5 91 (26.00%) Project Management
6 88 (25.14%) Telecoms
7 84 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
8 61 (17.43%) PMO
9 49 (14.00%) Degree
9 49 (14.00%) MS Visio
10 44 (12.57%) SharePoint
11 40 (11.43%) ITIL
12 39 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 38 (10.86%) SAP
13 38 (10.86%) Analytics
14 37 (10.57%) Microsoft Project
14 37 (10.57%) Management Information System
15 36 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
16 35 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (10.00%) Marketing
17 32 (9.14%) Workflow
18 30 (8.57%) Service Delivery
19 28 (8.00%) Windows
19 28 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
20 27 (7.71%) Mandarin Language
20 27 (7.71%) Visualisation
20 27 (7.71%) Risk Management
21 26 (7.43%) Tableau
21 26 (7.43%) Customer-Centricity
22 25 (7.14%) Programme Management

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 (12.57%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.86%) SAS
3 5 (1.43%) CMS
4 3 (0.86%) Confluence
4 3 (0.86%) Drupal
5 2 (0.57%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 305 (87.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 113 (32.29%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (14.00%) MS Visio
4 37 (10.57%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (3.14%) Adobe Captivate
6 10 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (2.86%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.14%) Maya
7 4 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.71%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.43%) SAP GRC
4 4 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.86%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.86%) Oracle CRM On Demand
6 2 (0.57%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.57%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.57%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.57%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.57%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.29%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.86%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (4.29%) Office 365
3 4 (1.14%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.57%) AdWords
5 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.57%) VPN
2 8 (2.29%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.00%) Intranet
3 7 (2.00%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (1.71%) 3G
4 6 (1.71%) LAN
4 6 (1.71%) VoLTE
4 6 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (1.43%) 4G
6 4 (1.14%) Firewall
7 3 (0.86%) SAN
7 3 (0.86%) Skype
7 3 (0.86%) VoWiFi
8 1 (0.29%) 5G
8 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.14%) Power BI
2 10 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (2.57%) Data Mining
4 8 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.29%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.00%) Big Data
6 5 (1.43%) QlikView
7 4 (1.14%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (0.86%) EDMS
8 3 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.57%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.29%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.29%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.29%) GIS
10 1 (0.29%) MS Access
10 1 (0.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.29%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (0.86%) JIRA
2 1 (0.29%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 101 (28.86%) Finance
2 88 (25.14%) Telecoms
3 35 (10.00%) Marketing
4 27 (7.71%) Mandarin Language
5 10 (2.86%) Legal
6 8 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.71%) Electronics
7 6 (1.71%) Military
7 6 (1.71%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.43%) Advertising
8 5 (1.43%) Back Office
8 5 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.43%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.43%) Retail
9 4 (1.14%) Banking
9 4 (1.14%) Billing
10 3 (0.86%) Publishing
11 2 (0.57%) Automotive
11 2 (0.57%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (31.14%) Analyst
2 28 (8.00%) Coordinator
3 25 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 21 (6.00%) PMO Analyst
5 20 (5.71%) Consultant
6 19 (5.43%) Project Coordinator
7 17 (4.86%) Project Manager
8 15 (4.29%) Administrator
8 15 (4.29%) Developer
8 15 (4.29%) Service Analyst
9 13 (3.71%) Desktop Support
10 12 (3.43%) Data Analyst
10 12 (3.43%) Service Manager
11 11 (3.14%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (2.86%) Commercial Consultant
12 10 (2.86%) Project Assistant
12 10 (2.86%) Report Analyst
13 9 (2.57%) Financial Analyst
13 9 (2.57%) Senior PMO
14 8 (2.29%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.29%) Web Services
2 6 (1.71%) RESTful
3 3 (0.86%) Flash
3 3 (0.86%) HTML
4 2 (0.57%) EDI
4 2 (0.57%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.29%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (0.29%) WAP
5 1 (0.29%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 84 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (10.57%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.57%) Social Media
4 13 (3.71%) e-Learning
4 13 (3.71%) Learning Management System
5 12 (3.43%) iPhone
6 11 (3.14%) iPad
6 11 (3.14%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.29%) Video Editing
8 6 (1.71%) Replication
9 5 (1.43%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.43%) FMCG
9 5 (1.43%) IVR
9 5 (1.43%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.14%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.14%) Infotainment
11 3 (0.86%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.86%) CESG
11 3 (0.86%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.00%) Windows
2 13 (3.71%) Windows 7
3 8 (2.29%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.00%) Android
4 7 (2.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.86%) Linux
6 2 (0.57%) AIX
6 2 (0.57%) Solaris
6 2 (0.57%) Unix
6 2 (0.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (26.00%) Project Management
2 40 (11.43%) ITIL
3 39 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (10.86%) Analytics
5 36 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (9.14%) Workflow
8 30 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 28 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (7.71%) Risk Management
10 27 (7.71%) Visualisation
11 26 (7.43%) Customer-Centricity
12 25 (7.14%) Programme Management
13 24 (6.86%) PRINCE2
14 23 (6.57%) Service Management
15 21 (6.00%) Change Management
16 18 (5.14%) Change Control
17 17 (4.86%) ERP
18 16 (4.57%) CRM
18 16 (4.57%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.71%) SQL
2 15 (4.29%) VBA
3 9 (2.57%) Java
4 6 (1.71%) VB
5 5 (1.43%) C#
6 4 (1.14%) C
7 3 (0.86%) PHP
8 2 (0.57%) C++
9 1 (0.29%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 49 (14.00%) Degree
2 24 (6.86%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.57%) PMP
4 20 (5.71%) PMI Certification
5 19 (5.43%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (2.29%) ACCA
7 8 (2.29%) CIMA
8 7 (2.00%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.57%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.57%) APMP
10 2 (0.57%) HNC
10 2 (0.57%) ISEB
10 2 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.57%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.29%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (17.43%) PMO
2 15 (4.29%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.86%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.14%) GDPR
6 4 (1.14%) QA
7 3 (0.86%) COBIT
7 3 (0.86%) P3O
7 3 (0.86%) SLA
8 2 (0.57%) Basel II
8 2 (0.57%) IFRS
8 2 (0.57%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.29%) BS25999
9 1 (0.29%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 15 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) IAG
4 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (1.71%) SCCM
2 4 (1.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 139 (39.71%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.86%) SAP
3 26 (7.43%) Tableau
4 20 (5.71%) Adobe
5 17 (4.86%) Remedy
6 13 (3.71%) Oracle
7 9 (2.57%) Facebook
7 9 (2.57%) Workday
8 8 (2.29%) Twitter
9 7 (2.00%) Google
9 7 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.71%) Symantec
10 6 (1.71%) Xerox
11 5 (1.43%) Genesys
11 5 (1.43%) HP
11 5 (1.43%) Progress
11 5 (1.43%) Teradata
12 4 (1.14%) Amdocs
12 4 (1.14%) Ericsson
12 4 (1.14%) IBM