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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank 411 412 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing MCT 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.028% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00
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
3899 3741 3371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.31% 14.97% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2716 2426 2142
Average daily rate £425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 89 108
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £47.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

MCT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCT across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCT across the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

MCT Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCT within the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
City of London - 6 £600 - 3
MCT
England

MCT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 5 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) CRM
5 5 (25.00%) MS Office
5 5 (25.00%) ERP
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) MBA
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (20.00%) CFA
6 4 (20.00%) Banking
6 4 (20.00%) Retail
6 4 (20.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
7 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (15.00%) HDFS
7 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (15.00%) Apache Hive
7 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (15.00%) QA
7 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
7 3 (15.00%) SAP HANA

MCT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.00%) Documentum
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) RoboHelp
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) DTS
2 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (15.00%) SAP HANA
2 3 (15.00%) Mahout
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Trainer
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Trainer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Trainer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Writer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Author
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Author
5 1 (5.00%) Training Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Report Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) WCF
1 1 (5.00%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Replication
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) CRM
1 5 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (20.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) RAD
3 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
3 3 (15.00%) ETL
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Document Management
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (35.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) CFA
3 4 (20.00%) MBA
4 3 (15.00%) MCTS
4 3 (15.00%) MCITP
4 3 (15.00%) MCSE
4 3 (15.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
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