The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA A+ Certification
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - - 62
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £178 £115
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +54.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £15.25 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-21.31% -3.29%

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
137 114 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.22% 19.93% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 43 44
Median daily rate £425 £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -15.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £179 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £28.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% -23.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.68 £12.75 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (71.43%) MCITP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Wiki
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) MCTS
3 2 (28.57%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Break Fix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Wiki
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
1 2 (28.57%) IT Asset Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCITP
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) MCTS
4 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas
2 1 (14.29%) VMware