The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cardiff region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £80 £110 £125
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.13 £13.75 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.56%
Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 33 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.50% 19.88% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 40
Average daily rate £345 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £600 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
A+ Certification
South Wales

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing A+ Certification across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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