The table below looks at the statistics for Security+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security+ Certification over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Security+ Certification 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 - £297
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Security+ Certification
Northern Ireland

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

Qualifications Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 31.46% 20.00% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 5
Median daily rate £315 £513 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.53% +50.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £396 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%