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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
Rank 570 572 560
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing Network+ Certification 18 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.021% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 4
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£228 £475 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.10% +72.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £43.50 - £15.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 - £15.63
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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
10232 9560 8563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.03% 18.68% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6236 5510 4762
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 402 444
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.36 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

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 2 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network+ Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Network+ Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 September 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
London -7 12 £175 -63.15% 3
South East - 4 £420 - 5
South West - 2 - -
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Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 29 (76.32%) A+ Certification
2 27 (71.05%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (71.05%) CCNA
3 26 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (60.53%) ITIL
4 23 (60.53%) MCSA
5 18 (47.37%) Windows
5 18 (47.37%) LAN
6 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 15 (39.47%) VMware
8 12 (31.58%) CCNP
8 12 (31.58%) ITIL V3
9 10 (26.32%) SLA
9 10 (26.32%) SQL
9 10 (26.32%) Network Design
10 9 (23.68%) DNS
11 8 (21.05%) DHCP
11 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
12 7 (18.42%) Clustering
12 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (18.42%) Citrix
12 7 (18.42%) MCSE
12 7 (18.42%) WAN
12 7 (18.42%) Cisco
12 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
13 6 (15.79%) HP
13 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
13 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (13.16%) CCENT

Network+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) LAN
2 9 (23.68%) DNS
3 8 (21.05%) DHCP
4 7 (18.42%) WAN
5 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 5 (13.16%) IPv6
6 5 (13.16%) SAN
7 4 (10.53%) NAS
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (7.89%) VPN
8 3 (7.89%) VoIP
9 1 (2.63%) Internet
9 1 (2.63%) OSPF
9 1 (2.63%) Firewall
9 1 (2.63%) Wireless
9 1 (2.63%) Network Security
9 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Network Support
4 8 (21.05%) Network Support Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.89%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) DBA
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.89%) Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Flash
2 4 (10.53%) LAMP
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Clustering
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Life Science
2 3 (7.89%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL V3
3 10 (26.32%) Network Design
4 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.53%) CRM
5 4 (10.53%) Service Management
5 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.53%) Fault Management
6 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (5.26%) Line Management
7 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.26%) Release Management
7 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.26%) B2B
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) A+ Certification
2 27 (71.05%) CCNA
2 27 (71.05%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (60.53%) MCSA
5 12 (31.58%) CCNP
6 7 (18.42%) MCSE
7 5 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (13.16%) MCITP
7 5 (13.16%) CCENT
8 4 (10.53%) MCDST
8 4 (10.53%) MCP
9 3 (7.89%) JNCIA
10 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (5.26%) Degree
11 1 (2.63%) MCTS
11 1 (2.63%) ACSA
11 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (2.63%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) BS7799
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) XenApp
3 5 (13.16%) vSphere
3 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (13.16%) vCloud
4 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) vMotion
2 2 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco
3 7 (18.42%) Citrix
4 6 (15.79%) HP
5 4 (10.53%) Avaya
6 3 (7.89%) Mitel
6 3 (7.89%) Remedy
7 2 (5.26%) Polycom
7 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (5.26%) NetApp
7 2 (5.26%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) BMC
8 1 (2.63%) Apple
8 1 (2.63%) SAP
8 1 (2.63%) Symantec
8 1 (2.63%) Altiris
8 1 (2.63%) Meru Networks
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