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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.39% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £100 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £240 £80
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +200.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
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
185 302 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 31.46% 39.48% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 163 115
Median daily rate £375 £410 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 12
Median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+222.22% -34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £8.60 £16.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £32.10 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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