Where to up-skill to help yourself get head and shoulders above the crowd.

Non-EU nations have spent the first half of 2016 looking to get tech certified in

Getting your skills in writing will help satisfy today's harder to convince clients. 

An IT contractor's guide to the tech certifications that clients want now and in 2015.

The UK is reaching for it, but the Cloud's not in sight among the top 5 IT certifications.

The hotspots IT contractors do want to land on, by Outsource UK.

Something for the weekend? Your training day falls whenever it's financially viable.

With organisations looking for proof of capability, contractors look into investing in the longer term and attracting the right sort of contracts.

Contractors can find it hugely frustrating when they are overlooked for roles because they do not have the right qualifications. CUK investigates the merits of training in a skill against commercial experience of using it.

With the ever increasingly changing IT workplace many IT managers are looking for more than certification from their prospective and current employees.

Top Ten Qualifications for Contracting

Below shows the top ten qualifications in advertisements for contract jobs.

Rank Qualification
2 Prince2
3 Microsoft Dynamics AX
4 Security Cleared
5 Microsoft SQL Server
6 Six Sigma

*Source: Technojobs data (Updated January 2017)