The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 27 July 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 116 126 120
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.039% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £153 £123 £118
% change year-on-year
+24.48% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.25 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+7.37% +10.90%
A+ Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
649 624 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.29% 24.20% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 309 299
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 10
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing A+ Certification across the Berkshire region.

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing A+ Certification across the Berkshire region.

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

A+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 5 - -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (66.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
1 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Affiliate Network
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Epicor
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
2 1 (16.67%) VMware