The first table below looks at the demand for CCA in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 118 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing CCA 6 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 1.14% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £385 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% -12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £25.00 £21.44
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +16.63%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
722 615 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.68% 25.63% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 233 251
Average daily rate £375 £385 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £188 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 5
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% -35.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CCA
South East

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CCA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCA across the Berkshire region.

CCA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CCA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCA across the Berkshire region.

CCA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CCA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 4 £300 -22.07% 3
Slough - - - -
CCA
South East

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCA.

1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) MCSE
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) SAP FI
4 4 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (28.57%) SAP CO
4 4 (28.57%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) XenApp
5 3 (21.43%) XenServer
5 3 (21.43%) SAP FSCM
5 3 (21.43%) Publishing
5 3 (21.43%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (21.43%) General Ledger
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) HNC
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP FI
1 4 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (28.57%) SAP CO
2 3 (21.43%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
1 2 (14.29%) OSPF
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) IPsec
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (14.29%) FWSM
2 1 (7.14%) LTE
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) SNMP
2 1 (7.14%) UMTS
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Publishing
2 3 (21.43%) General Ledger
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IP Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 1 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bourne shell
1 1 (7.14%) Korn
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (21.43%) HNC
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) MCP
4 2 (14.29%) CCDE
5 1 (7.14%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
2 3 (21.43%) XenServer
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) SAP
4 3 (21.43%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Isilon
6 1 (7.14%) Redback
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) Nokia
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
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