The table below looks at the statistics for MCT in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCT over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MCT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £250 £245
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2351 2599 2144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.58% 27.42% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1430 1268 1020
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 106 115
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.84% +17.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

MCT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MCT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MCT
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MCT Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MCT
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Star Schema
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) QlikView
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising

MCT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Power BI
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) Star Schema
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Trainer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft