Period
to 21 September 2020

The median contractor rate for a Trainer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 407 559 578
Rank change year-on-year +152 +19 -113
Contract jobs requiring a Trainer 88 266 340
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 164 206
Median daily rate £300 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% +12.90%
10th Percentile £186 £218 £200
90th Percentile £499 £538 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £246 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -42.15% +30.77% +12.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 16
Median hourly rate £28.25 £20.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.80% +32.26% -11.33%
10th Percentile £19.00 £14.70 £11.38
90th Percentile £56.25 £37.21 £21.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £20.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +37.80% +32.26% -11.33%

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 27,202 82,875 97,376
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.43% 94.20% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,097 54,365 63,911
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £269
90th Percentile £668 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,106 2,874 3,178
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +11.11% -3.74%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.70 £17.50
% change year-on-year +20.35% +6.83% -2.78%

Trainer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Trainer in the UK

Trainer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Trainer.

Daily rate trend for Trainer in the UK

Trainer
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Trainer over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Trainer in the UK

Trainer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Trainer.

Hourly rate trend for Trainer in the UK

Trainer
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Trainer over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

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 21 September 2020. 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 +156 69 £325 -18.75% 15
UK excluding London +208 49 £246 -42.15% 9
London +106 24 £350 -6.67% 6
Work from Home -50 18 £250 -50.98%
South East +177 16 £275 -46.08% 2
Midlands +100 8 £381 +34.96% 1
South West +98 8 £240 -31.43% 2
Scotland +84 6 £160 -25.58%
North of England +102 5 £213 -50.00% 4
East of England +93 4 £343 -30.81%
East Midlands +67 4 £350 +16.67% 1
West Midlands +59 4 £456 +61.50%
North West +63 3 £213 -51.43% 4
Yorkshire +81 2 £260 -49.27%
Wales +40 2 - -

Trainer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 22 (25.00%) Finance
2 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.05%) SAP
4 14 (15.91%) Windows
4 14 (15.91%) e-Learning
4 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
4 14 (15.91%) Public Sector
5 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
6 10 (11.36%) Office 365
6 10 (11.36%) Active Directory
7 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.95%) CCNA
8 7 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (7.95%) Cisco
8 7 (7.95%) NHS
8 7 (7.95%) Oracle
8 7 (7.95%) ERP
8 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
9 6 (6.82%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (6.82%) Learning Management System
9 6 (6.82%) Adobe
10 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.68%) MS Exchange
10 5 (5.68%) Programme Management
10 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (5.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (5.68%) Adobe Captivate
10 5 (5.68%) Camtasia

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 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (5.68%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Adobe Captivate
1 5 (5.68%) Camtasia
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.27%) iWork
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.14%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (4.55%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.27%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.27%) SAP HR
2 2 (2.27%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.14%) Elite 3E
3 1 (1.14%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Office 365
2 6 (6.82%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.27%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.14%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.14%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Wireless
2 3 (3.41%) NetScaler
2 3 (3.41%) VPN
3 2 (2.27%) Network Security
4 1 (1.14%) Intranet
4 1 (1.14%) IPv4
4 1 (1.14%) Skype
4 1 (1.14%) WebEx
4 1 (1.14%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.14%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (1.14%) Power BI
2 1 (1.14%) Qlik Sense
General
1 22 (25.00%) Finance
2 14 (15.91%) Public Sector
3 4 (4.55%) Electronics
3 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.55%) Marketing
3 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.41%) Law
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Avionics
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.14%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.14%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.14%) Kafka
2 1 (1.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) e-Learning
2 7 (7.95%) NHS
3 6 (6.82%) Learning Management System
4 4 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.41%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.27%) SCORM
6 2 (2.27%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.14%) AS400
7 1 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.14%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.91%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
2 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2016
3 5 (5.68%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.41%) Linux
4 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.27%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (7.95%) ERP
3 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (5.68%) Coaching
3 5 (5.68%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (5.68%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (5.68%) Programme Management
4 4 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (4.55%) ITSM
4 4 (4.55%) Migration
4 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (3.41%) Change Management
5 3 (3.41%) Wealth Management
6 2 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.27%) Analytics
6 2 (2.27%) Benchmarking
6 2 (2.27%) CRM
6 2 (2.27%) Information Security
6 2 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.27%) C
1 2 (2.27%) Python
2 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.14%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) CCNA
3 7 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.27%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.27%) CIPD
5 2 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (1.14%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.05%) SAP
3 7 (7.95%) Cisco
3 7 (7.95%) Oracle
4 6 (6.82%) Adobe
5 3 (3.41%) Ivanti
5 3 (3.41%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.27%) Apple
6 2 (2.27%) Avaloq
6 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.27%) Workday
7 1 (1.14%) Aderant
7 1 (1.14%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.14%) BMC
7 1 (1.14%) Cognos
7 1 (1.14%) Concur
7 1 (1.14%) Google
7 1 (1.14%) Remedy
7 1 (1.14%) Sage
7 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com