The first table below looks at the demand for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 367 402 395
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 32 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.041% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 0.28% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 3
Average daily rate
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£100 £130 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £106 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £204 £211
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £112 £118
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.75 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% -23.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £13.80 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.40 £21.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £14.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +31.81%
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3728 3531 3724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.81% 14.56% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2399 2153 2221
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £587 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 124 138
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.58 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £48.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in London

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

A+ Certification Daily Rate Histogram in London

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in London

A+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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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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
City of London +7 2 £163 +30.00%
Bromley - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
2 28 (57.14%) Windows
3 24 (48.98%) ITIL
4 23 (46.94%) Windows 7
5 17 (34.69%) MCP
6 16 (32.65%) MS Office
6 16 (32.65%) Windows XP
7 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (26.53%) Office 365
8 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
9 11 (22.45%) Blackberry
9 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
10 9 (18.37%) Retail
11 7 (14.29%) Mac OS X
11 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
12 6 (12.24%) Cisco
12 6 (12.24%) Finance
13 5 (10.20%) MCDST
13 5 (10.20%) Degree
13 5 (10.20%) Citrix
13 5 (10.20%) Thin Client
13 5 (10.20%) Internet
13 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
13 5 (10.20%) DNS
13 5 (10.20%) SLA
13 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
13 5 (10.20%) Fat Client
13 5 (10.20%) Banking
14 4 (8.16%) DHCP
14 4 (8.16%) FTP

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.04%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Office
2 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) assyst
1 1 (2.04%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
1 5 (10.20%) DNS
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 4 (8.16%) LAN
2 4 (8.16%) DHCP
2 4 (8.16%) FTP
2 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (8.16%) Wireless
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (6.12%) WAN
4 1 (2.04%) NAS
4 1 (2.04%) PBX
4 1 (2.04%) DSL
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Grunt
General
1 9 (18.37%) Retail
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Back Office
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Legal
5 2 (4.08%) Games
6 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Analyst
2 14 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 14 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (16.33%) Support Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Support Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (12.24%) Desktop Support
5 6 (12.24%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (8.16%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) IT Support
8 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.12%) Junior
8 3 (6.12%) Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) PC Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) HTML
1 2 (4.08%) HTML5
2 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.04%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (2.04%) ExpressJS
2 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
2 1 (2.04%) Flash
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.20%) Fat Client
3 5 (10.20%) Thin Client
4 4 (8.16%) Smartcard
4 4 (8.16%) Smartphone
5 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.12%) EPoS
6 2 (4.08%) NHS
6 2 (4.08%) iPhone
7 1 (2.04%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (2.04%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Windows
2 23 (46.94%) Windows 7
3 16 (32.65%) Windows XP
4 7 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Vista
6 3 (6.12%) Android
6 3 (6.12%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.08%) Linux
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) ITIL
2 2 (4.08%) Service Management
2 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
2 2 (4.08%) Migration
2 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.04%) Scrum
3 1 (2.04%) TDD
3 1 (2.04%) Data Management
3 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (2.04%) Time Management
3 1 (2.04%) BDD
3 1 (2.04%) Game Development
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL V2
3 1 (2.04%) MVC
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.04%) VB
2 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
2 1 (2.04%) VBA
2 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.04%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (2.04%) C#
2 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) MCP
2 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.20%) MCDST
3 5 (10.20%) Degree
4 4 (8.16%) MCITP
4 4 (8.16%) MCSA
4 4 (8.16%) CCNA
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.08%) MCSE
5 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.08%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MOS
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) ZENworks
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco
3 5 (10.20%) Citrix
4 4 (8.16%) Remedy
4 4 (8.16%) CQG
4 4 (8.16%) Reuters
4 4 (8.16%) Bloomberg
5 3 (6.12%) Symantec
5 3 (6.12%) Bomgar
5 3 (6.12%) Lotus
6 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.04%) BT
7 1 (2.04%) VMware
7 1 (2.04%) Mitel
7 1 (2.04%) Polycom
7 1 (2.04%) Apple
7 1 (2.04%) SAP
7 1 (2.04%) Avaya
7 1 (2.04%) Cerner
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