The table below looks at the statistics for MCT in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCT over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank 447 427 427
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing MCT 1 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.030% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.024% 0.19% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 13
Median daily rate £300 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £225 £328
% change year-on-year
- -31.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MCT
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4092 3619 3811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.73% 15.55% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2694 2380 2450
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 67 89
Median hourly rate £19.23 £21.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.17 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.83 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

MCT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing MCT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCT Jobs Demand Trend in London

MCT
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MCT Daily Rate Trend in London

MCT
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MCT Hourly Rate Trend in London

MCT
Top 6 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCT 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 London region with a requirement for MCT.

1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification

MCT
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Trainer
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft