The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 87 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.54% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.97% 0.67% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£200 - £95
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £100 £183
% change year-on-year
+140.00% -45.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +9.09%
A+ Certification
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
407 299 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.43% 20.30% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 163 124
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £224 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 23
Average hourly rate £36.25 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.44 £47.50 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing A+ Certification across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

A+ Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

A+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Guildford - 3 £350 -
Staines - - - -
Woking - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) MCSA
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Mitel
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) Avaya
6 3 (27.27%) B2B
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) Japanese Language
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (18.18%) Service Management
7 2 (18.18%) ITSM
7 2 (18.18%) Wireless
7 2 (18.18%) Network Design
7 2 (18.18%) VLAN

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (9.09%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Japanese Language
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) B2B
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) MCSA
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Mitel
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Avaya
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Apple