The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 49 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs citing CCA 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.29% 3.43% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.30% 12.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £20.98
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 63 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.13% 27.04% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 30
Average daily rate £365 £275 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% -36.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.29% +11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £16.16 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.16 £16.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CCA
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

CCA Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) J2EE
4 4 (22.22%) MS Project
4 4 (22.22%) MS Office
4 4 (22.22%) UML
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 4 (22.22%) Content Management
4 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (22.22%) TestDirector
4 4 (22.22%) AS400
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (11.11%) Business Development
7 1 (5.56%) ACCA
7 1 (5.56%) Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (5.56%) ISEB
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) Use Case

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Project
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) UML
2 4 (22.22%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) SOA
2 4 (22.22%) Content Management
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ACCA
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft