Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for A+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 149 174
Rank change year-on-year -18 +25 +11
Contract jobs citing A+ Certification 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.058% 0.10% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.76% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate - - -
Yorkshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 - £17.50

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 511 397 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.88% 13.58% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 223 296
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +4.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £556 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +3.47% +2.69% +9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 22 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.20 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.08% -2.07% -5.69%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.03 £11.33
90th Percentile £33.15 £28.55 £18.89
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.20 £14.57
% change year-on-year +16.20% -2.51% -7.11%

A+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for A+ Certification in West Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for A+ Certification in West Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for A+ Certification in West Yorkshire

A+ Certification
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -13 2 - -
A+ Certification
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for A+ Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (50.00%) Xerox
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Dell

A+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Installation Technician
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Xerox