The table below looks at the statistics for A+ Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited A+ Certification over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA A+ Certification
Rank 135 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.037% - 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£100 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £100 £183
% change year-on-year
+140.00% -45.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
388 329 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.50% 13.37% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 181 142
Average daily rate £350 £330 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £223 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 20
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £12.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

A+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

A+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

A+ Certification Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

A+ Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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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
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West Yorkshire - 1 £100 -
A+ Certification
England

A+ Certification
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

A+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Break Fix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft