The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 121 115 103
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.14% 0.049% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.12% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £250 £115
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +117.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £123 £125 £112
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.75 £14.13
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -2.65%
A+ Certification
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
818 801 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.79% 39.17% 33.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 403 332
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 31
Average hourly rate £22.50 £38.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.78% +94.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £14.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £62.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

A+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - - 1
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing A+ 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 A+ Certification.

1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
1 13 (68.42%) LAN
1 13 (68.42%) SLA
1 13 (68.42%) MCSA
1 13 (68.42%) CCNP
1 13 (68.42%) CCNA
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (68.42%) Network+ Certification
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL V3
2 10 (52.63%) Network Design
3 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
4 3 (15.79%) MS Office
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) IBM
5 2 (10.53%) Altiris
5 2 (10.53%) IBM Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.26%) PDA
6 1 (5.26%) OSPF

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing A+ 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 A+ Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) PBX
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) OSPF
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Support Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Network Support
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) IVR
1 1 (5.26%) PDA
1 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL V3
2 10 (52.63%) Network Design
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) MCSA
1 13 (68.42%) CCNP
1 13 (68.42%) CCNA
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (68.42%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) IBM Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
1 2 (10.53%) Altiris
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft