The table below looks at the statistics for Security+ 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 Security+ 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 Security+ Certification
Rank - - 403
Contract jobs citing Security+ Certification 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £245 £484
% change year-on-year
- -49.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Security+ Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3859 3615 3777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.22% 17.05% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2624 2418 2362
Average daily rate £450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 78
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.57 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Security+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Security+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Security+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in London

Security+ Certification
Top 12 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Security+ 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 Security+ Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+

Security+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Security+ 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 Security+ Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware