The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.067% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £180 £250
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.77 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-3.29% +3.40%
A+ Certification
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
267 176 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.97% 15.45% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 135 87
Average daily rate £410 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £245 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Average hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

A+ Certification
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) MCDST
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Customer Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCDST
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco