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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 547 579 557
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -22
Contract jobs citing CCA 59 35 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.069% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 0.33% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 43
Median daily rate £325 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £287 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £537 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £5.00 - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.00
CCA
UK

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
9240 10450 10748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.15% 20.70% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5843 6390 6183
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £556 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 499 502
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.15 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 16 £463 +27.58% 2
South East +36 14 £463 +33.09% 3
East of England +13 14 £238 - 1
Yorkshire - 11 £350 - 1
North West +5 3 £550 +46.66% 1
North East - 1 £500 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 England region with a requirement for CCA.

1 71 (58.68%) Citrix Certification
2 59 (48.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (47.93%) MCSE
4 55 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 42 (34.71%) CCNA
5 42 (34.71%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (33.88%) Cisco
7 35 (28.93%) Finance
8 34 (28.10%) Windows
9 30 (24.79%) Citrix
9 30 (24.79%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (23.97%) Performance Monitoring
11 27 (22.31%) MCP
11 27 (22.31%) MS Office
12 24 (19.83%) Data Analysis
13 23 (19.01%) SAP
14 22 (18.18%) Active Directory
14 22 (18.18%) WAN
14 22 (18.18%) LAN
14 22 (18.18%) XenApp
15 21 (17.36%) Internet
16 20 (16.53%) ITIL
17 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2008
18 18 (14.88%) Spreadsheet
18 18 (14.88%) NHS
19 17 (14.05%) Windows Server 2012
19 17 (14.05%) DevOps
20 16 (13.22%) NetScaler
20 16 (13.22%) Windows Server
20 16 (13.22%) Problem Management

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Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.31%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.48%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.65%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (22.31%) MS Office
2 18 (14.88%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (5.79%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (8.26%) SAP CO
1 10 (8.26%) SAP ERP
1 10 (8.26%) SAP FI
1 10 (8.26%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (8.26%) SAP PSCD
2 3 (2.48%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 3 (2.48%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.48%) SAP FI-GL
2 3 (2.48%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.83%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.65%) G Suite
3 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.18%) LAN
1 22 (18.18%) WAN
2 21 (17.36%) Internet
3 16 (13.22%) NetScaler
4 14 (11.57%) WLAN
5 13 (10.74%) Firewall
6 9 (7.44%) Wireless
7 8 (6.61%) DHCP
7 8 (6.61%) DNS
8 6 (4.96%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.48%) VPN
10 2 (1.65%) Network Security
10 2 (1.65%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.65%) Skype
11 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.74%) SAP BW
2 12 (9.92%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (9.92%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (4.96%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.65%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) Vagrant
2 9 (7.44%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.44%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.44%) JIRA
2 9 (7.44%) Maven
3 1 (0.83%) PowerDesigner
General
1 35 (28.93%) Finance
2 15 (12.40%) General Ledger
3 11 (9.09%) Banking
3 11 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.31%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.31%) Legal
5 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Automotive
6 1 (0.83%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) German Language
6 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (20.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (10.74%) Consultant
3 10 (8.26%) Analyst
3 10 (8.26%) Architect
4 9 (7.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (6.61%) Administrator
5 8 (6.61%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.79%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (4.96%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Support
7 6 (4.96%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Design Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) SharePoint Support
8 5 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Technical Leader
8 5 (4.13%) Technical Support
9 4 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.26%) SAP XI
2 2 (1.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.83%) REST
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.83%) SOAP
3 1 (0.83%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.79%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.88%) NHS
3 9 (7.44%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.13%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.31%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.31%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.31%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.48%) CESG
6 3 (2.48%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.48%) Clustering
7 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.65%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.83%) PKI
8 1 (0.83%) RIA
8 1 (0.83%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.83%) User Experience
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.10%) Windows
2 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (14.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (13.22%) Windows Server
5 9 (7.44%) Linux
6 7 (5.79%) Mac OS X
7 5 (4.13%) Android
7 5 (4.13%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.31%) Unix
8 4 (3.31%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.31%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.31%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.48%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.48%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.65%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.83%) AIX
11 1 (0.83%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.97%) Performance Monitoring
2 24 (19.83%) Data Analysis
3 20 (16.53%) ITIL
4 17 (14.05%) DevOps
5 16 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.22%) Problem Management
6 14 (11.57%) Strategic Planning
6 14 (11.57%) System Testing
7 13 (10.74%) Coaching
8 12 (9.92%) Configuration Management
9 11 (9.09%) Data Management
9 11 (9.09%) ERP
9 11 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 10 (8.26%) Infrastructure Management
10 10 (8.26%) Project Management
10 10 (8.26%) Revenue Management
10 10 (8.26%) Test Management
11 9 (7.44%) Change Management
11 9 (7.44%) CRM
11 9 (7.44%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.26%) Bash Shell
3 6 (4.96%) Python
3 6 (4.96%) SQL
4 5 (4.13%) AppleScript
5 4 (3.31%) ABAP
6 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.65%) VBA
7 1 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.83%) C++
7 1 (0.83%) Perl
7 1 (0.83%) VB
7 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (58.68%) Citrix Certification
2 59 (48.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (47.93%) MCSE
4 42 (34.71%) CCNA
4 42 (34.71%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (22.31%) MCP
6 13 (10.74%) Degree
6 13 (10.74%) Security Cleared
7 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
8 7 (5.79%) MCSA
9 4 (3.31%) ACMT
9 4 (3.31%) CCIE
9 4 (3.31%) MCTS
9 4 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.48%) ACCA
10 3 (2.48%) CCNP
10 3 (2.48%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (2.48%) CIMA
11 2 (1.65%) CCENT
11 2 (1.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.65%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 22 (18.18%) XenApp
2 15 (12.40%) XenDesktop
3 9 (7.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (4.96%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (4.13%) Firmware
5 5 (4.13%) NDS
6 4 (3.31%) BitLocker
6 4 (3.31%) vSphere
6 4 (3.31%) Xen
7 3 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.65%) Docker
8 2 (1.65%) vCloud
8 2 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.65%) VMware GSX
8 2 (1.65%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.65%) XenServer
9 1 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (11.57%) Puppet
2 12 (9.92%) Ansible
2 12 (9.92%) Salt
3 6 (4.96%) SCCM
4 5 (4.13%) Casper Suite
5 4 (3.31%) WSUS
6 3 (2.48%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.65%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.83%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.83%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.83%) vMotion
Vendors
1 55 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 41 (33.88%) Cisco
3 30 (24.79%) Citrix
4 23 (19.01%) SAP
5 12 (9.92%) VMware
6 10 (8.26%) webMethods
7 9 (7.44%) Apple
8 6 (4.96%) HP
9 5 (4.13%) AppSense
9 5 (4.13%) Dell
9 5 (4.13%) Novell
10 4 (3.31%) Symantec
11 3 (2.48%) Dell KACE
11 3 (2.48%) Google
11 3 (2.48%) Juniper
11 3 (2.48%) OpenText
11 3 (2.48%) Oracle
11 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.65%) F5
12 2 (1.65%) ServiceNow