The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 78 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.12% - 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £143 £123
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.25 - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-14.75% +8.92%
A+ Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
270 157 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.58% 22.59% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 115 128
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 10
Median hourly rate £57.50 £25.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.00% +54.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £25.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £52.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in Wales

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

A+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 10 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
South Wales - 1 - -
A+ Certification
UK

A+ Certification
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 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 Wales region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration