Period
to 15 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Trainer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 590 467 504
Rank change year-on-year -123 +37 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Trainer 310 462 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.49% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 288 240
UK median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £211
90th Percentile £563 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £325
% change year-on-year +18.18% -15.38% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 16
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £17.77 £19.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.77% -7.80% +4.18%
10th Percentile £10.93 £14.84 £14.40
90th Percentile £25.75 £46.77 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.77 £19.20
% change year-on-year -12.77% -7.45% +10.20%

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 97,660 93,414 100,429
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.91% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,124 61,239 65,458
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £253
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,150 2,806 3,265
UK median hourly rate £17.99 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.34% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +2.86%

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 15 October 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 15 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Trainer in the UK

Trainer
Top 14 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 15 October 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 -118 287 £350 +16.67% 119
London -18 181 £363 +18.85% 48
UK excluding London -147 114 £325 +18.18% 81
North of England -37 40 £375 +25.00% 23
Yorkshire -26 25 £375 +74.42% 6
Midlands -23 22 £180 -19.10% 20
East of England -7 17 £301 -39.79% 5
West Midlands -7 15 £150 -23.08% 15
North West -20 15 £538 +26.47% 12
Scotland -45 14 £238 +39.71% 7
South East -57 12 £310 +21.57% 10
South West -41 8 £300 +13.21% 13
East Midlands -10 4 £240 +23.08% 5
Wales -20 2 £513 - 2

Trainer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 59 (19.03%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (18.39%) Microsoft
3 54 (17.42%) Windows
4 53 (17.10%) Finance
5 49 (15.81%) Office 365
6 46 (14.84%) SharePoint
6 46 (14.84%) Windows 10
7 38 (12.26%) SAP
7 38 (12.26%) Legal
8 36 (11.61%) e-Learning
9 34 (10.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 30 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (9.68%) Law
11 29 (9.35%) Microsoft Excel
12 26 (8.39%) Skype
13 24 (7.74%) Banking
14 22 (7.10%) Skype for Business
14 22 (7.10%) Windows 7
15 21 (6.77%) Security Cleared
15 21 (6.77%) OneDrive
16 19 (6.13%) ERP
17 18 (5.81%) Coaching
18 17 (5.48%) Oracle
18 17 (5.48%) SC Cleared
19 15 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
19 15 (4.84%) Project Management
20 14 (4.52%) CRM
20 14 (4.52%) QA
20 14 (4.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 14 (4.52%) iManage

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 46 (14.84%) SharePoint
2 22 (7.10%) Skype for Business
3 8 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 59 (19.03%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (10.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 29 (9.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (3.87%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.32%) CATIA
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.94%) SAP HR
3 6 (1.94%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.97%) Carpe Diem
5 3 (0.97%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.97%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.97%) SAP PS
5 3 (0.97%) SystmOne
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.65%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.32%) Maximo
7 1 (0.32%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.32%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.32%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.32%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 49 (15.81%) Office 365
2 21 (6.77%) OneDrive
3 8 (2.58%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (1.61%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.32%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.32%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.32%) Slack
6 1 (0.32%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.39%) Skype
2 8 (2.58%) Intranet
3 6 (1.94%) VoIP
3 6 (1.94%) WebEx
4 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.65%) Blockchain
1 2 (0.65%) Power BI
1 2 (0.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.32%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.32%) Essbase
2 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.32%) MS Access
2 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.32%) NetBeans
2 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.32%) Selenium
2 1 (0.32%) Subversion
2 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 53 (17.10%) Finance
2 38 (12.26%) Legal
3 30 (9.68%) Law
4 24 (7.74%) Banking
5 12 (3.87%) Retail
6 8 (2.58%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.26%) Advertising
7 7 (2.26%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.29%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.65%) Marketing
9 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Avionics
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.32%) Local Government
10 1 (0.32%) Military
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.65%) .NET
2 2 (0.65%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.32%) CSS
3 1 (0.32%) HTML
3 1 (0.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.61%) e-Learning
2 7 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (1.94%) Podcast
4 4 (1.29%) Learning Management System
4 4 (1.29%) NHS
4 4 (1.29%) Smartphone
5 3 (0.97%) BYOD
5 3 (0.97%) Driving Licence
5 3 (0.97%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.32%) iSeries
7 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.32%) PMI
7 1 (0.32%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 54 (17.42%) Windows
2 46 (14.84%) Windows 10
3 22 (7.10%) Windows 7
4 8 (2.58%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.26%) Android
5 7 (2.26%) Unix
6 6 (1.94%) Linux
7 3 (0.97%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.97%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (6.13%) ERP
3 18 (5.81%) Coaching
4 15 (4.84%) Project Management
4 15 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (4.52%) CRM
5 14 (4.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 13 (4.19%) Migration
7 12 (3.87%) Mentoring
7 12 (3.87%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (3.55%) Scrum
9 10 (3.23%) Change Management
10 9 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (2.90%) DevOps
11 8 (2.58%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (2.26%) Information Governance
12 7 (2.26%) Procure-to-Pay
13 6 (1.94%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (1.61%) Collaborative Working
14 5 (1.61%) Instructional Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.23%) Java
2 6 (1.94%) C++
3 4 (1.29%) C
4 3 (0.97%) C#
4 3 (0.97%) Python
4 3 (0.97%) SQL
5 1 (0.32%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.32%) COBOL
5 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.32%) Perl
5 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.32%) Scala
5 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (6.77%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.48%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.58%) Degree
4 5 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.97%) MOS
7 2 (0.65%) CIPD
7 2 (0.65%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) MCP
8 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.52%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) GDPR
3 3 (0.97%) SLA
4 2 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.32%) Ansible
2 1 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.32%) Mesos
2 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 38 (12.26%) SAP
3 17 (5.48%) Oracle
4 14 (4.52%) iManage
5 13 (4.19%) Adobe
6 9 (2.90%) Sony
7 8 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.26%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.61%) Ariba
9 5 (1.61%) Hyperion
9 5 (1.61%) Intapp
10 4 (1.29%) ShoreTel
11 3 (0.97%) Apple
11 3 (0.97%) Cerner
11 3 (0.97%) Cisco
12 2 (0.65%) IBM
12 2 (0.65%) OpenText
12 2 (0.65%) Sage
12 2 (0.65%) Workday
13 1 (0.32%) Aderant