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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 33 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing CCA 13 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.42% 2.76% -
As % of the Qualifications category 14.77% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Average daily rate
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£470 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £395
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £26.00 £16.96
% change year-on-year
-42.30% +53.30%
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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
88 72 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.16% 24.83% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 51 38
Average daily rate £360 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £220 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 24 October 2014.

CCA Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Banking
3 7 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) MS Project
4 6 (28.57%) MS Office
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 5 (23.81%) J2EE
5 5 (23.81%) UML
5 5 (23.81%) OO
5 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
5 5 (23.81%) SOA
5 5 (23.81%) TestDirector
5 5 (23.81%) AS400
5 5 (23.81%) Content Management
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Test Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
6 4 (19.05%) Retail
7 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (14.29%) Business Development
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
9 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) ACCA
9 1 (4.76%) ISEB
9 1 (4.76%) Coaching

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (28.57%) MS Project
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Business Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Tester
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) UML
2 5 (23.81%) OO
2 5 (23.81%) SOA
2 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (23.81%) Content Management
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Test Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Business Development
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Use Case
6 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft