The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.34% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £151 £125
% change year-on-year
-16.94% +20.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+12.64% +7.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 21.02% 9.47% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 15
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £363 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in Slough

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

A+ Certification
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware