Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 July 2017 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
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 176 143
Rank change year-on-year -19 -33 -16
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 1265 1681 1951
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.33% 1.53% 1.72%
As % of the Applications category 15.18% 16.54% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 1008 1213
UK median daily rate £365 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £181 £175 £178
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 73 108
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £19.61 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +15.35% -8.11%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.30 £9.53
90th Percentile £45.75 £38.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £14.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +35.24% -20.55%

Microsoft PowerPoint is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8331 10166 12340
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.75% 9.25% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4851 6079 6933
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +0.74% +3.85%
10th Percentile £150 £151 £150
90th Percentile £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 724 870 1179
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.35 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00% -
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £38.01 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.15 £14.50
% change year-on-year -7.12% +11.38% -3.33%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the UK

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the UK

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in the UK

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in the UK

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in the UK

Microsoft PowerPoint
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
England -13 1183 £375 - 136
UK excluding London +7 739 £350 +7.69% 86
London -67 499 £400 - 56
South East +46 322 £352 +4.14% 30
North of England +15 123 £325 -7.14% 19
Midlands -20 111 £375 +20.97% 15
North West +13 72 £340 -5.56% 12
West Midlands -18 70 £368 +27.83% 7
East of England -7 66 £265 -30.49% 9
South West -10 56 £350 +16.67% 7
Scotland +22 50 £290 -6.45% 6
Yorkshire -8 41 £305 -6.15% 5
East Midlands -21 35 £425 +21.43% 8
North East +46 10 £351 -32.11% 2
Wales +3 7 £363 +17.41%
Northern Ireland -51 7 £315 +5.00%

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 1063 (84.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 478 (37.79%) Microsoft Office
3 475 (37.55%) Microsoft
4 463 (36.60%) Finance
5 352 (27.83%) MS Visio
6 332 (26.25%) Project Management
7 238 (18.81%) PMO
8 237 (18.74%) Analytical Skills
9 231 (18.26%) Microsoft Project
10 209 (16.52%) SharePoint
11 182 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
12 181 (14.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 155 (12.25%) PRINCE2
14 142 (11.23%) Banking
15 138 (10.91%) Degree
16 121 (9.57%) ITIL
17 108 (8.54%) Telecoms
18 107 (8.46%) Programme Management
19 104 (8.22%) SQL
20 96 (7.59%) Oracle
20 96 (7.59%) Change Management
21 94 (7.43%) SAP
22 93 (7.35%) Data Analysis
23 89 (7.04%) Marketing
24 87 (6.88%) Risk Management
25 82 (6.48%) Management Information System
26 79 (6.25%) Windows
27 77 (6.09%) Business Analysis
28 71 (5.61%) Retail
28 71 (5.61%) Analytics

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 209 (16.52%) SharePoint
2 51 (4.03%) SAS
3 12 (0.95%) MS Project Server
4 11 (0.87%) CMS
4 11 (0.87%) Confluence
5 10 (0.79%) CICS
5 10 (0.79%) MQSeries
6 6 (0.47%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.47%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.32%) Documentum
8 4 (0.32%) Marvel
8 4 (0.32%) Tuxedo
9 3 (0.24%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.24%) IIS
9 3 (0.24%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 1063 (84.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 478 (37.79%) Microsoft Office
3 352 (27.83%) MS Visio
4 231 (18.26%) Microsoft Project
5 23 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
6 19 (1.50%) Photoshop
7 16 (1.26%) SPSS
8 14 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 10 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.79%) Stata
10 6 (0.47%) AutoCAD
10 6 (0.47%) InDesign
11 5 (0.40%) InVision
12 4 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
12 4 (0.32%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.24%) Camtasia
14 2 (0.16%) SPSS Modeler
15 1 (0.079%) Acrobat
15 1 (0.079%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 14 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.87%) Primavera
4 10 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.47%) SAP GRC
5 6 (0.47%) SAP IS-U
5 6 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.40%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.24%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 3 (0.24%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.24%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.24%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.16%) FastStats
8 2 (0.16%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.53%) Office 365
2 10 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (0.79%) G Suite
2 10 (0.79%) Google Drive
3 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.32%) GitHub
5 4 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.32%) IBM Blueworks
5 4 (0.32%) Yammer
6 3 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (0.24%) AdWords
6 3 (0.24%) Slack
6 3 (0.24%) Trello
7 2 (0.16%) SaaS
7 2 (0.16%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.079%) Akamai
8 1 (0.079%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.34%) TCP/IP
2 15 (1.19%) Internet
3 14 (1.11%) WAN
4 13 (1.03%) LAN
5 12 (0.95%) Intranet
6 11 (0.87%) Firewall
6 11 (0.87%) Kerberos
6 11 (0.87%) SSL
7 10 (0.79%) SSH
8 9 (0.71%) VoIP
8 9 (0.71%) VPN
9 8 (0.63%) DNS
9 8 (0.63%) MPLS
10 7 (0.55%) BGP
10 7 (0.55%) DHCP
10 7 (0.55%) Multicast
10 7 (0.55%) OSPF
11 6 (0.47%) ATM
11 6 (0.47%) Skype
11 6 (0.47%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (2.69%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.90%) MS Access
3 19 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
4 17 (1.34%) QlikView
5 16 (1.26%) Big Data
6 15 (1.19%) Data Mining
7 13 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (1.03%) Qlik Sense
8 12 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (0.95%) Power BI
9 11 (0.87%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.79%) DB2
11 6 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (0.47%) GIS
11 6 (0.47%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
12 5 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 5 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (2.92%) JIRA
2 8 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.47%) Axure RP
3 6 (0.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (0.32%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (0.24%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.16%) Maven
6 2 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.16%) Rational Statemate
6 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.16%) Toad
7 1 (0.079%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.079%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.079%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.079%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.079%) Rational Software Modeler
7 1 (0.079%) TestLink
7 1 (0.079%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 463 (36.60%) Finance
2 142 (11.23%) Banking
3 108 (8.54%) Telecoms
4 89 (7.04%) Marketing
5 71 (5.61%) Retail
6 60 (4.74%) Legal
7 36 (2.85%) Investment Banking
8 32 (2.53%) Manufacturing
9 22 (1.74%) Mandarin Language
10 20 (1.58%) Advertising
11 19 (1.50%) Retail Banking
12 18 (1.42%) Back Office
12 18 (1.42%) Billing
13 17 (1.34%) Front Office
13 17 (1.34%) Law
14 14 (1.11%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.95%) Electronics
16 9 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.71%) Publishing
17 7 (0.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 427 (33.75%) Analyst
2 143 (11.30%) Business Analyst
3 124 (9.80%) Project Manager
4 74 (5.85%) Coordinator
5 68 (5.38%) PMO Analyst
6 60 (4.74%) Administrator
7 55 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
8 45 (3.56%) Data Analyst
9 42 (3.32%) Consultant
10 34 (2.69%) Junior
10 34 (2.69%) Service Analyst
11 31 (2.45%) Project Analyst
12 28 (2.21%) Support Analyst
13 26 (2.06%) Service Manager
14 24 (1.90%) PMO Manager
14 24 (1.90%) Trainer
15 23 (1.82%) Developer
15 23 (1.82%) Report Analyst
16 22 (1.74%) Business Manager
16 22 (1.74%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (1.82%) HTML
2 15 (1.19%) Middleware
3 14 (1.11%) XML
4 12 (0.95%) .NET
5 10 (0.79%) CSS
5 10 (0.79%) ISPF
5 10 (0.79%) Web Services
6 8 (0.63%) RESTful
6 8 (0.63%) SOAP
6 8 (0.63%) WebCenter
7 6 (0.47%) REST
8 5 (0.40%) HTML5
9 4 (0.32%) COM
9 4 (0.32%) CSS3
10 3 (0.24%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.24%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.24%) Flash
10 3 (0.24%) jQuery
10 3 (0.24%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 237 (18.74%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (6.48%) Management Information System
3 35 (2.77%) User Experience
4 25 (1.98%) Data Centre
5 22 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 21 (1.66%) NHS
7 20 (1.58%) Credit Risk
8 19 (1.50%) Virtual Team
9 17 (1.34%) e-Learning
9 17 (1.34%) Social Media
10 16 (1.26%) PMI
11 15 (1.19%) Smartphone
12 14 (1.11%) Mainframe
13 13 (1.03%) Fixed Income
14 11 (0.87%) Derivative
15 10 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (0.79%) PKI
16 9 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (0.71%) Mobile App
17 8 (0.63%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 79 (6.25%) Windows
2 34 (2.69%) Unix
3 19 (1.50%) Windows 10
3 19 (1.50%) Windows 7
4 18 (1.42%) Android
4 18 (1.42%) Apple iOS
4 18 (1.42%) Linux
5 10 (0.79%) zOS
6 9 (0.71%) Windows 8
6 9 (0.71%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.40%) AIX
9 5 (0.40%) Solaris
10 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.32%) VME
10 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.24%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.079%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (26.25%) Project Management
2 182 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (14.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 155 (12.25%) PRINCE2
5 121 (9.57%) ITIL
6 107 (8.46%) Programme Management
7 96 (7.59%) Change Management
8 93 (7.35%) Data Analysis
9 87 (6.88%) Risk Management
10 77 (6.09%) Business Analysis
11 71 (5.61%) Analytics
12 69 (5.45%) Service Management
13 64 (5.06%) Time Management
14 62 (4.90%) ITSM
15 60 (4.74%) ERP
16 58 (4.58%) Migration
17 57 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
18 56 (4.43%) Change Control
19 55 (4.35%) Project Planning
20 51 (4.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 104 (8.22%) SQL
2 39 (3.08%) VBA
3 17 (1.34%) R
4 15 (1.19%) Perl
5 13 (1.03%) Java
6 12 (0.95%) Shell Script
7 11 (0.87%) JavaScript
7 11 (0.87%) VB
8 10 (0.79%) Assembly Language
8 10 (0.79%) C
8 10 (0.79%) CLIST
8 10 (0.79%) JCL
8 10 (0.79%) REXX
9 9 (0.71%) C#
10 8 (0.63%) MATLAB
11 4 (0.32%) COBOL
11 4 (0.32%) Python
11 4 (0.32%) VBScript
12 3 (0.24%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 138 (10.91%) Degree
2 69 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 54 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 26 (2.06%) PMI Certification
5 22 (1.74%) PMP
6 18 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
8 13 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (0.79%) ACCA
9 10 (0.79%) CIMA
9 10 (0.79%) ISEB
10 9 (0.71%) CCNP
10 9 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
12 7 (0.55%) CCIE
13 6 (0.47%) CCIP
13 6 (0.47%) CISSP
13 6 (0.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (18.81%) PMO
2 57 (4.51%) QA
3 47 (3.72%) SLA
4 30 (2.37%) Data Quality
5 26 (2.06%) MiFID
6 13 (1.03%) Basel II
7 12 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
8 10 (0.79%) GDPR
8 10 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.63%) IFRS
9 8 (0.63%) IFRS 9
9 8 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.47%) Actionable Recommendations
10 6 (0.47%) P3O
11 5 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
12 4 (0.32%) Basel III
12 4 (0.32%) EMIR
13 3 (0.24%) ISO 20022
13 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.24%) PMBOK
System Software
1 41 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.79%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 10 (0.79%) RACF
2 10 (0.79%) Time Sharing Option
3 7 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.079%) Docker
5 1 (0.079%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (1.11%) SCCM
2 10 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (0.79%) zSecure
3 7 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.32%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.24%) MOM
6 2 (0.16%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.079%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.079%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.079%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.079%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.079%) FlexNet
7 1 (0.079%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.079%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.079%) SCOM
7 1 (0.079%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 475 (37.55%) Microsoft
2 96 (7.59%) Oracle
3 94 (7.43%) SAP
4 37 (2.92%) Adobe
5 30 (2.37%) Remedy
6 29 (2.29%) Google
6 29 (2.29%) Tableau
7 26 (2.06%) IBM
8 20 (1.58%) Workday
9 19 (1.50%) HP
9 19 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (1.11%) Sybase
11 13 (1.03%) CA
12 12 (0.95%) Apple
12 12 (0.95%) BMC
13 11 (0.87%) Cisco
14 9 (0.71%) ServiceNow
15 8 (0.63%) BT
15 8 (0.63%) iManage
15 8 (0.63%) Teradata
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