The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cardiff 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 40 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCA 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.67% - 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.57% - 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £295 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - £19.50
Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 33 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.50% 19.88% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 40
Average daily rate £345 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £600 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCA
South Wales

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 18 April 2014.

CCA Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (75.00%) Project Management
1 9 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) MS Project
2 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (16.67%) AppSense
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 2 (16.67%) SCCM
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) XenApp
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (50.00%) MS Project
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
1 1 (8.33%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (75.00%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Desktop Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Project Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Change Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) AppSense
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago