The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 3 December 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 109 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.15% 0.31% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £145 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £165 £123
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +34.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-14.75% +10.90%
A+ 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 North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
569 244 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 41.44% 25.18% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 147 167
Median daily rate £350 £348 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £535 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 17
Median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.76 £12.41 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £45.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in the North East

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

A+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing A+ Certification within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -37 2 £145 -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Customer Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft