The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 525 519 461
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -58
Contract jobs citing CCA 55 57 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.57% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 38 47
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £229 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.05 £21.40 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £22.30 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
+135.71% -
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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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9759 10051 8023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.28% 19.56% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5581 5743 4289
Average daily rate £395 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £531 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 504 464
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CCA Daily Rate Trend in England

CCA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCA across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

CCA Daily Rate Histogram in England

CCA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CCA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCA
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCA across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

CCA Hourly Rate Histogram in England

CCA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 27 £400 +8.47% 8
North West - 13 £375 - 5
South East -19 12 £450 +44.00% 9
South West +5 2 £350 -41.66% 2
East of England +12 1 £250 -37.50% 2
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 3
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 79 (65.83%) Citrix Certification
2 71 (59.17%) Citrix
3 57 (47.50%) XenApp
4 56 (46.67%) Windows
5 48 (40.00%) VMware
6 47 (39.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 46 (38.33%) Microsoft
8 42 (35.00%) Finance
9 41 (34.17%) MCSE
10 40 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (31.67%) Active Directory
12 36 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (25.83%) Windows Server 2012
14 27 (22.50%) XenDesktop
14 27 (22.50%) CCEA
15 25 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 24 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 23 (19.17%) SAP
18 22 (18.33%) ITIL
18 22 (18.33%) MS Exchange
19 21 (17.50%) SAP FI
19 21 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
20 19 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (15.83%) Cisco
20 19 (15.83%) MCITP
21 18 (15.00%) vSphere
22 17 (14.17%) Migration
22 17 (14.17%) HP
23 16 (13.33%) DNS
24 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 22 (18.33%) MS Exchange
2 21 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (3.33%) Lync
7 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.50%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.67%) IIS
8 2 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.67%) MS Office
3 3 (2.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (17.50%) SAP FI
2 13 (10.83%) SAP ERP
2 13 (10.83%) SAP FI-CA
2 13 (10.83%) SAP PSCD
3 10 (8.33%) SAP CO
4 8 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (1.67%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.83%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.83%) SAP FI-AP
6 1 (0.83%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.33%) DNS
2 14 (11.67%) SAN
3 13 (10.83%) DHCP
4 12 (10.00%) WAN
5 9 (7.50%) LAN
5 9 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.50%) NetScaler
6 7 (5.83%) VPN
6 7 (5.83%) Firewall
7 6 (5.00%) VLAN
8 4 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (2.50%) Network Security
9 3 (2.50%) Internet
9 3 (2.50%) VoIP
10 2 (1.67%) SMS
10 2 (1.67%) Extranet
10 2 (1.67%) X.509
10 2 (1.67%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) MS Access
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 42 (35.00%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Banking
3 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.33%) General Ledger
4 8 (6.67%) Legal
5 4 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.33%) Retail
6 3 (2.50%) Automotive
6 3 (2.50%) Front Office
6 3 (2.50%) Marketing
7 2 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.67%) Publishing
7 2 (1.67%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Military
8 1 (0.83%) Billing
8 1 (0.83%) Advertising
8 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 21 (17.50%) Consultant
3 19 (15.83%) Analyst
4 16 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (10.83%) SAP Consultant
6 10 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (7.50%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) Architect
10 6 (5.00%) Server Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Citrix Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Citrix Support
11 5 (4.17%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 4 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
12 4 (3.33%) Administrator
12 4 (3.33%) Support Analyst
12 4 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.33%) SAP XI
2 2 (1.67%) .NET
3 1 (0.83%) Middleware
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.50%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.50%) Clustering
3 3 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.50%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.67%) BYOD
4 2 (1.67%) PKI
4 2 (1.67%) Smartcard
4 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Life Science
5 1 (0.83%) CMDB
5 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (46.67%) Windows
2 36 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (25.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.17%) UNIX
6 8 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.00%) Solaris
8 5 (4.17%) Linux
9 4 (3.33%) AIX
10 3 (2.50%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.50%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.50%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.67%) HPUX
11 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.83%) Debian
12 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.33%) ITIL
2 17 (14.17%) Migration
3 14 (11.67%) ERP
4 12 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 9 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (5.83%) CRM
8 6 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.00%) Test Management
8 6 (5.00%) Revenue Management
9 5 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.17%) Project Management
10 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (2.50%) Six Sigma
11 3 (2.50%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.50%) Change Management
11 3 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (2.50%) Validation
12 2 (1.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.17%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.83%) SQL
3 3 (2.50%) C
4 1 (0.83%) Java
4 1 (0.83%) Perl
4 1 (0.83%) Bourne shell
4 1 (0.83%) VBScript
4 1 (0.83%) VB
4 1 (0.83%) Korn
Qualifications
1 79 (65.83%) Citrix Certification
2 47 (39.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (34.17%) MCSE
4 27 (22.50%) CCEA
5 25 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (15.83%) MCITP
7 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 14 (11.67%) CCAA
8 14 (11.67%) CCNA
9 13 (10.83%) CCEE
10 12 (10.00%) MCTS
10 12 (10.00%) CCIA
10 12 (10.00%) SC Cleared
11 10 (8.33%) MCP
12 9 (7.50%) MCSA
12 9 (7.50%) CCNP
13 7 (5.83%) Degree
14 6 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (5.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) QA
2 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) MiFID
3 1 (0.83%) FATCA
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (47.50%) XenApp
2 40 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (31.67%) Active Directory
4 27 (22.50%) XenDesktop
5 18 (15.00%) vSphere
6 15 (12.50%) XenServer
7 14 (11.67%) Hyper-V
8 13 (10.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (5.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (4.17%) Xen
11 4 (3.33%) MetaFrame
11 4 (3.33%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.67%) vCloud
12 2 (1.67%) UAG
13 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.83%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (8.33%) SCCM
2 7 (5.83%) SCOM
3 4 (3.33%) XenMobile
4 3 (2.50%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.67%) SCSM
5 2 (1.67%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.67%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.83%) Nagios
6 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 71 (59.17%) Citrix
2 48 (40.00%) VMware
3 46 (38.33%) Microsoft
4 23 (19.17%) SAP
5 19 (15.83%) Cisco
6 17 (14.17%) HP
7 9 (7.50%) webMethods
7 9 (7.50%) AppSense
8 7 (5.83%) EMC
9 5 (4.17%) Altiris
9 5 (4.17%) ProCurve
10 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.50%) Apple
11 3 (2.50%) BMC
11 3 (2.50%) IBM
11 3 (2.50%) Lotus
12 2 (1.67%) Avaloq
12 2 (1.67%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.67%) Remedy
12 2 (1.67%) Sophos
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