The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA A+ Certification
England / East of England
Rank 117 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £138 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £325 £140
% change year-on-year
-56.15% +132.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.84 £15.77
% change year-on-year
- -12.23%

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
425 472 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.64% 20.00% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 246 202
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 54 49
Median hourly rate £41.00 £46.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% +104.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.00 £40.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

A+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire - 5 £140 - 1
Essex - 1 £135 -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 6 (42.86%) WSUS
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) MCP
3 6 (42.86%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) SLA
4 5 (35.71%) SCCM
4 5 (35.71%) Software Distribution
5 4 (28.57%) Line Management
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Dell
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Legal
6 3 (21.43%) Statistics
6 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (14.29%) CMDB
7 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
8 1 (7.14%) ITSM
8 1 (7.14%) VMware
8 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.14%) CCNP

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) WebEx
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support
4 4 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Break Fix Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Operations Support Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (14.29%) CMDB
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
4 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 5 (35.71%) Software Distribution
4 4 (28.57%) Line Management
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Statistics
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) ITSM
7 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) WSUS
2 5 (35.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) VMware