Period
to 14 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 14 December 2019 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 > North East
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 104 105
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.076% 0.081%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.26% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £178 £175 £166
% change year-on-year +1.43% +5.74% +14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North East median hourly rate - - £11.50
England median hourly rate £15.85 £15.85 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +32.08% -7.69%

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 North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 280 380 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.25% 28.77% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 261 304
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.50% +5.85%
10th Percentile £185 £285 £263
90th Percentile £520 £550 £525
England median daily rate £465 £450 £437
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.97% +2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 16
North East median hourly rate £13.00 £12.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% -64.83% +34.26%
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.49 £9.75
90th Percentile £22.73 £35.00 £50.61
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +32.08% +6.00% -1.96%

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in the North East

A+ Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing A+ Certification in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for A+ Certification in the North East

A+ Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for A+ Certification in the North East