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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCA 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.27% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 19.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate
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£448 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £25.50 £15.37
% change year-on-year
-24.50% +65.90%
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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
82 47 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.87% 17.34% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 37 26
Average daily rate £375 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £220 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.40% +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCA across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CCA Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Banking
3 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) MS Project
4 7 (29.17%) MS Office
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) J2EE
5 6 (25.00%) SOA
5 6 (25.00%) UML
5 6 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (25.00%) TestDirector
5 6 (25.00%) AS400
5 6 (25.00%) Content Management
5 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Business Development
7 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 4 (16.67%) Retail
7 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.17%) Windows
9 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.17%) SMS
9 1 (4.17%) WAN
9 1 (4.17%) Active Directory

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (29.17%) MS Project
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
2 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SMS
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) TestDirector
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Packager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
1 6 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) SOA
2 6 (25.00%) UML
2 6 (25.00%) OO
2 6 (25.00%) Content Management
2 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
4 4 (16.67%) Business Development
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) Coaching
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Use Case
6 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) AppSense