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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 78 - 79
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 11 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.80% - 0.091%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.20% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £128 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £135 - £155
75th Percentile £146 - -
90th Percentile £151 - -
England median daily rate £145 £279 £170
% change year-on-year -48.03% +64.12% -17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £9.75 - -
Median hourly rate £13.38 - -
75th Percentile £17.59 - -
90th Percentile £18.89 - -
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.23
% change year-on-year +3.33% -12.94% +4.42%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 262 150 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.12% 15.86% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 108 138
10th Percentile £181 £131 £178
25th Percentile £278 £263 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £370 £425
Median % change year-on-year +8.11% -12.94% +11.11%
75th Percentile £500 £450 £500
90th Percentile £594 £563 £550
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 21
10th Percentile £13.36 £14.70 £15.75
25th Percentile £16.84 £15.52 -
Median hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +18.57% - -
75th Percentile £28.34 £39.54 £36.00
90th Percentile £36.75 £48.75 £45.00
England median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +10.67% +36.36% -8.03%

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing A+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in the East Midlands

A+ Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing A+ Certification in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for A+ Certification in the East Midlands

A+ Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing A+ Certification in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for A+ Certification in the East Midlands

A+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Derbyshire - 5 £133 -
Lincolnshire - 4 £135 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - - 1
A+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (63.64%) MCP
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) MCSE
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (45.45%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) ECDL
6 4 (36.36%) Service Management
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
7 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (27.27%) Remote Monitoring and Management
7 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) MCSA
7 3 (27.27%) VPN
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
8 2 (18.18%) HND
8 2 (18.18%) NHS
8 2 (18.18%) Dell
8 2 (18.18%) MOS
8 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 2 (18.18%) DameWare
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) IT Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Field Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Trainee
5 2 (18.18%) Trainee Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Trainee IT Support
5 2 (18.18%) Trainee Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Remote Monitoring and Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) MCP
1 7 (63.64%) MCSE
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) ECDL
3 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) MCSA
4 2 (18.18%) HND
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (18.18%) MOS
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) DameWare
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Dell