The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 195 202 193
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing CCA 5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.089% 0.088% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.59% 0.58% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Average daily rate
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£538 £498 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% +53.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £344 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - £20.98
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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 City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
852 1035 856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.10% 15.23% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 708 607
Average daily rate £420 £420 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 36
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £41.53 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CCA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

CCA Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CCA
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CCA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 12 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (62.50%) Citrix
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) XenApp
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) Banking
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (25.00%) Wyse
7 4 (25.00%) SCCM
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
8 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
9 2 (12.50%) XenServer
9 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (12.50%) CCEE
9 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (12.50%) XenMobile
9 2 (12.50%) Front Office
9 2 (12.50%) CCEA
9 2 (12.50%) DHCP
9 2 (12.50%) DNS
9 2 (12.50%) MCSE
9 2 (12.50%) MCSA
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Front Office
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
1 1 (6.25%) CMDB
1 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CCEE
3 2 (12.50%) CCEA
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) XenApp
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) XenServer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Wyse
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
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