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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 95 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 0.58% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £180 £250
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £20.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.77 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-3.29% +3.40%
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
357 347 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.48% 24.86% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 160 145
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £246 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 15 18
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £18.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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
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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Egham - 2 - -
Woking - 1 £325 -
A+ Certification
South East

A+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) MCDST
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) WCAG
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Linux

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) LESS
1 1 (16.67%) Sass
1 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (16.67%) MCDST
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Apple