The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.60% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £153 £338 £130
% change year-on-year
-54.66% +159.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.13 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -26.82%
A+ Certification
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
43 58 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.41% 17.26% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 45 43
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £162 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -43.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff