Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CompTIA A+ Certification
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - -
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 2.33% 1.08% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Basildon median daily rate £160 £135 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% - -
Essex median daily rate £160 £135 -
% change year-on-year +18.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basildon median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate - - -

A+ Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Basildon
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 14 39 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 32.56% 41.94% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 2
Basildon median daily rate £275 £350 £181
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +93.37% -19.56%
10th Percentile £149 £210 £132
90th Percentile £498 £528 £230
Essex median daily rate £431 £350 £394
% change year-on-year +23.21% -11.11% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Basildon median hourly rate £38.26 £37.75 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.95% -16.30%
Essex median hourly rate £38.26 £34.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +10.90% -19.77% +8.86%

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing A+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basildon region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) German Language
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) German Language
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft