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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 111 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.11% 0.15% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £115 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £148 £250
% change year-on-year
+120.33% -41.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.70 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.77 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-3.29% +3.40%
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
779 842 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 41.06% 41.01% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 425 294
Average daily rate £388 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 26 31
Average hourly rate £45.25 £14.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+217.54% -64.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Farnborough +7 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) IVR
5 1 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (16.67%) MCDST
5 1 (16.67%) PDA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) PBX
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) PBX
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) IVR
2 1 (16.67%) PDA
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (16.67%) MCDST
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Altiris
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft