The table below looks at the statistics for MCT in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCT over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank 577 554 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs citing MCT 12 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.011% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.060% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 -
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MCT
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10434 8390 8135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.68% 17.76% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6117 4767 4313
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 351 562
Average hourly rate £18.03 £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.16% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

MCT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MCT Jobs Demand Trend in England

MCT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MCT Daily Rate Trend in England

MCT
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCT across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

MCT Daily Rate Histogram in England

MCT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MCT across the England region.

MCT Hourly Rate Trend in England

MCT
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCT within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 10 £588 +44.61% 1
South East - 1 - -
North West - - - - 1
MCT
UK

MCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
4 9 (33.33%) Degree
5 8 (29.63%) MS Office
6 7 (25.93%) ERP
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) MBA
7 6 (22.22%) Banking
7 6 (22.22%) CFA
7 6 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (22.22%) Quantitative Risk Management
8 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 5 (18.52%) CRM
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.81%) FTP
9 4 (14.81%) Migration
9 4 (14.81%) Replication
9 4 (14.81%) Retail
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (11.11%) MCITP
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 3 (11.11%) QA
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
10 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning

MCT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.70%) Lync
3 1 (3.70%) FileNet
3 1 (3.70%) Documentum
3 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (29.63%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (3.70%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) FTP
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 3 (11.11%) SAP HANA
3 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 3 (11.11%) DTS
4 2 (7.41%) Mahout
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (3.70%) Sqoop
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Trainer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Trainer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Trainer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Report Manager
6 1 (3.70%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Quantitative Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Training Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) WCF
1 1 (3.70%) AppFabric
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Replication
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ERP
2 6 (22.22%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 5 (18.52%) CRM
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (11.11%) MapReduce
5 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (11.11%) ETL
6 2 (7.41%) RAD
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) Document Management
7 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (33.33%) Degree
3 6 (22.22%) MBA
3 6 (22.22%) CFA
4 3 (11.11%) MCITP
4 3 (11.11%) MCTS
4 3 (11.11%) MCSE
4 3 (11.11%) MCSA
5 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) CIPD
6 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) MOS
6 1 (3.70%) MCDBA
6 1 (3.70%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) HDFS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Oozie
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) Veritas
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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