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 4 May 2016 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 157 199 203
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +4
Contract jobs citing CCA 5 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.073% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 0.49% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Median daily rate £450 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.38% -8.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £350 £384
% change year-on-year
+19.64% -8.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +135.71%
CCA
London

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
519 812 1131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.01% 14.82% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 606 799
Median daily rate £460 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 18
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.80 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing CCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CCA
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

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

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CCA.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (66.67%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Derivative
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Fixed Income
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Equities
4 3 (50.00%) AppDNA
5 1 (16.67%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) ABAP
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) EDI
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SAP FI

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) Junos
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) EDI
1 1 (16.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Derivative
1 3 (50.00%) Equities
1 3 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) AppDNA
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) SAP