The table below looks at the statistics for MCT in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCT over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank - - 66
Contract jobs citing MCT 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £313 £291
% change year-on-year
- +7.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MCT
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
180 300 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.60% 29.01% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 161 136
Median daily rate £401 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.64% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 13
Median hourly rate £24.50 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.71% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £21.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.82 £37.09 £52.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

MCT
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MCT Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MCT
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for MCT.

1 2 (100.00%) IPTV
2 1 (50.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

MCT
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IPTV Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Video On Demand Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IPTV
2 1 (50.00%) Video on Demand
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco