Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 82 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - +106
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.068% 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Reading median daily rate - £130 -
Berkshire median daily rate - £130 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 - £12.50

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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 351 323 552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 23.83% 25.53% 29.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 167 310
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £285 £214 £237
90th Percentile £589 £577 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 18
Reading median hourly rate £28.00 £25.38 £25.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +0.38% +17.31%
10th Percentile £14.20 £15.00 £19.83
90th Percentile £59.75 £57.50 £56.96
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.00 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% +8.00% -42.00%

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in Reading

A+ Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for A+ Certification in Reading

A+ Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for A+ Certification in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving