Period
to 16 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Trainer was £360 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Trainer
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 554 484 508
Rank change year-on-year -70 +24 -78
Contract jobs requiring a Trainer 361 417 446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.44% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.46% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 257 239
UK median daily rate £360 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £200 £162 £205
90th Percentile £550 £525 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £290 £325
% change year-on-year +12.07% -10.77% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 13
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £37.74 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.93% +79.71% +30.68%
10th Percentile £11.60 £14.95 £13.94
90th Percentile £22.42 £58.46 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £37.74 £25.12
% change year-on-year -58.93% +50.24% +65.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97,050 90,865 103,552
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 94.97% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,549 59,046 67,469
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,109 2,798 3,126
UK median hourly rate £17.88 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.39% -1.58% +6.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.32
90th Percentile £48.00 £48.83 £46.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.78 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.55% -6.45% +11.76%

Trainer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Trainer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Trainer in the UK

Trainer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Trainer.

Contractor daily rate trend for Trainer in the UK

Trainer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Trainer over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Trainer in the UK

Trainer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Trainer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Trainer in the UK

Trainer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Trainer over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Trainer in the UK

Trainer
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Trainer within the UK over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -85 336 £360 +20.00% 68
London +21 186 £400 +23.08% 21
UK excluding London -85 160 £325 +12.07% 49
North of England -15 44 £375 +25.00% 7
East of England +4 32 £242 -43.04% 6
South East -51 31 £293 -2.50% 10
Yorkshire -11 25 £400 +86.05% 2
Midlands -12 25 £213 -5.56% 15
West Midlands -29 19 £203 +3.85% 7
North West -20 17 £363 -9.38% 5
Scotland -47 16 £375 +100.00% 1
South West -25 10 £287 +11.30% 9
Wales -19 3 £375 -28.57% 1
East Midlands -5 2 £263 +34.62% 8
North East -11 2 £325 +66.67%

Trainer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, Trainer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Trainer in the job title.

1 72 (19.94%) Microsoft
2 63 (17.45%) Windows
3 60 (16.62%) SAP
3 60 (16.62%) Office 365
3 60 (16.62%) Windows 10
4 59 (16.34%) e-Learning
5 54 (14.96%) Microsoft Office
6 53 (14.68%) Finance
7 49 (13.57%) Skype
8 48 (13.30%) SharePoint
9 42 (11.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 42 (11.63%) Skype for Business
10 37 (10.25%) Microsoft Excel
11 32 (8.86%) Coaching
11 32 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (8.31%) OneDrive
13 25 (6.93%) Legal
14 24 (6.65%) Project Management
15 23 (6.37%) Banking
15 23 (6.37%) Windows 7
16 22 (6.09%) Security Cleared
17 19 (5.26%) Law
18 18 (4.99%) Migration
18 18 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (4.99%) ERP
18 18 (4.99%) Oracle
19 17 (4.71%) Mentoring
20 16 (4.43%) PMO
21 15 (4.16%) SC Cleared
22 14 (3.88%) QA

Trainer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 48 (13.30%) SharePoint
2 42 (11.63%) Skype for Business
3 9 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.55%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 54 (14.96%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (11.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 37 (10.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (3.32%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (0.83%) Camtasia
6 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.28%) CATIA
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.94%) SAP FI
2 6 (1.66%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.66%) SAP CO
2 6 (1.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (1.66%) SAP HR
3 5 (1.39%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.11%) SAP PM
5 3 (0.83%) Carpe Diem
5 3 (0.83%) SAP PS
6 2 (0.55%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.55%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.55%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.55%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.55%) SystmOne
6 2 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.28%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 60 (16.62%) Office 365
2 30 (8.31%) OneDrive
3 8 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
4 7 (1.94%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.55%) Slack
7 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.28%) GitHub
7 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 49 (13.57%) Skype
2 8 (2.22%) WebEx
3 6 (1.66%) Intranet
4 5 (1.39%) SMS
5 2 (0.55%) ADSL
5 2 (0.55%) Broadband
5 2 (0.55%) LLU
5 2 (0.55%) VoIP
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.28%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.49%) Power BI
2 4 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.55%) Blockchain
3 2 (0.55%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (0.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.28%) Essbase
4 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.28%) MS Access
4 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.28%) NetBeans
1 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (0.28%) Selenium
1 1 (0.28%) Subversion
1 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 53 (14.68%) Finance
2 25 (6.93%) Legal
3 23 (6.37%) Banking
4 19 (5.26%) Law
5 14 (3.88%) Retail
6 12 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.05%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.94%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.66%) Advertising
10 5 (1.39%) Marketing
11 2 (0.55%) Billing
11 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.55%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Automotive
12 1 (0.28%) Back Office
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.28%) German Language
12 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.28%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.28%) .NET
2 1 (0.28%) CSS
2 1 (0.28%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.28%) HTML
2 1 (0.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.34%) e-Learning
2 13 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (2.49%) Podcast
4 8 (2.22%) Driving Licence
4 8 (2.22%) NHS
5 6 (1.66%) Learning Management System
6 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.83%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.83%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.83%) Tandem
8 2 (0.55%) BYOD
9 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.28%) Fintech
9 1 (0.28%) FMCG
9 1 (0.28%) iPad
9 1 (0.28%) iPhone
9 1 (0.28%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 63 (17.45%) Windows
2 60 (16.62%) Windows 10
3 23 (6.37%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.66%) Linux
4 6 (1.66%) Unix
5 3 (0.83%) Android
5 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.83%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.83%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (8.86%) Coaching
2 24 (6.65%) Project Management
3 18 (4.99%) ERP
3 18 (4.99%) Migration
3 18 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (4.71%) Mentoring
5 12 (3.32%) Logistics
5 12 (3.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (3.05%) Change Management
6 11 (3.05%) Content Development
6 11 (3.05%) Statistics
7 10 (2.77%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (2.49%) CRM
9 8 (2.22%) DevOps
9 8 (2.22%) Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (2.22%) Scrum
9 8 (2.22%) Time Management
10 7 (1.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (1.94%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.05%) Java
2 6 (1.66%) C++
3 5 (1.39%) SQL
4 4 (1.11%) C
5 3 (0.83%) C#
6 2 (0.55%) Python
6 2 (0.55%) Scala
7 1 (0.28%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.28%) Perl
7 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (6.09%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.16%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.49%) PMP
4 8 (2.22%) Degree
5 6 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.39%) DBS Check
7 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.55%) CIPD
8 2 (0.55%) HND
9 1 (0.28%) MCP
9 1 (0.28%) MCT
9 1 (0.28%) MOS
9 1 (0.28%) PhD
9 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.43%) PMO
2 14 (3.88%) QA
3 5 (1.39%) SLA
4 4 (1.11%) GDPR
5 2 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.28%) Ansible
3 1 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.28%) Mesos
3 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (19.94%) Microsoft
2 60 (16.62%) SAP
3 18 (4.99%) Oracle
4 13 (3.60%) Adobe
5 10 (2.77%) iManage
5 10 (2.77%) ServiceNow
6 8 (2.22%) Capita
7 6 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.66%) Sony
8 5 (1.39%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.83%) Apple
9 3 (0.83%) Cerner
9 3 (0.83%) Cisco
10 2 (0.55%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.55%) OpenText
10 2 (0.55%) Sage
10 2 (0.55%) Workday
11 1 (0.28%) Aderant
11 1 (0.28%) hybris
11 1 (0.28%) Intapp