The table below looks at the statistics for Network+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network+ Certification over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank 558 574 522
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -52
Contract jobs citing Network+ Certification 25 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.081% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 0
Average daily rate
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£240 £190 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £190 -
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Network+ Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9754 9827 7988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.30% 19.54% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5608 5665 4295
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 492 444
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £52.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

Network+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network+ Certification across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Network+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

Network+ Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network+ Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Network+ Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Network+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network+ Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +11 19 £240 - 1
London +8 5 - - 10
East of England +18 1 £400 +110.52%
Network+ Certification
UK

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Network+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network+ Certification.

1 30 (93.75%) A+ Certification
2 25 (78.13%) CCNA
2 25 (78.13%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (78.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (78.13%) MCSA
3 23 (71.88%) ITIL
4 19 (59.38%) LAN
5 17 (53.13%) CCNP
5 17 (53.13%) ITIL V3
6 15 (46.88%) SLA
7 14 (43.75%) Network Design
8 12 (37.50%) Windows
9 8 (25.00%) Cisco
9 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
11 6 (18.75%) CRM
12 5 (15.63%) MCSE
12 5 (15.63%) VMware
13 4 (12.50%) LAMP
13 4 (12.50%) SAN
13 4 (12.50%) VPN
13 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
13 4 (12.50%) WAN
13 4 (12.50%) Linux
13 4 (12.50%) MCP
13 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
13 4 (12.50%) SQL
13 4 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (12.50%) MCITP
13 4 (12.50%) Fault Management

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Network+ Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network+ Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) 3ds Max
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) LAN
2 4 (12.50%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) VPN
2 4 (12.50%) WAN
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (12.50%) NAS
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) VoIP
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Japanese Language
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Support Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 11 (34.38%) Network Support
4 10 (31.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) DBA
5 3 (9.38%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) ITIL
2 17 (53.13%) ITIL V3
3 14 (43.75%) Network Design
4 6 (18.75%) CRM
5 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.50%) Fault Management
6 3 (9.38%) B2B
7 2 (6.25%) Service Management
8 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (93.75%) A+ Certification
2 25 (78.13%) CCNA
2 25 (78.13%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (78.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (78.13%) MCSA
3 17 (53.13%) CCNP
4 5 (15.63%) MCSE
5 4 (12.50%) MCP
5 4 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (12.50%) MCITP
6 1 (3.13%) CCENT
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) PMP
6 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CISSP
6 1 (3.13%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) Mitel
4 3 (9.38%) Avaya
5 2 (6.25%) Symantec
5 2 (6.25%) Adobe
5 2 (6.25%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
Leicester
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £13.75 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago