The table below looks at the statistics for MCT in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCT over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank 198 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCT 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£713 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £294
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -6.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
923 1071 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.42% 14.73% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 738 665
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 37
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £42.25 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

MCT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCT across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MCT
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCT across the City of London region.

MCT Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MCT
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCT across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

MCT Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

MCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MCT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCT.

1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) CRM
3 6 (42.86%) ERP
3 6 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (42.86%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (28.57%) Retail
4 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
4 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
4 4 (28.57%) Mahout
4 4 (28.57%) Cloudera
4 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
4 4 (28.57%) Oozie
4 4 (28.57%) RAD
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) HDFS
4 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) MBA
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) Apache
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Quantitative Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Big Data
5 3 (21.43%) CFA
6 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (14.29%) FTP

MCT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MCT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
2 3 (21.43%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (42.86%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 4 (28.57%) Mahout
2 3 (21.43%) Big Data
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Trainer
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Trainer
3 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Report Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) CRM
1 6 (42.86%) ERP
2 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
2 4 (28.57%) RAD
3 3 (21.43%) Quantitative Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MBA
2 3 (21.43%) CFA
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Cloudera
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
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