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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 519 487 445
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -42
Contract jobs citing CCA 50 52 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.57% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 34
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £228 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 12
Average hourly rate £28.88 £22.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -2.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £24.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -
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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
10465 9126 7522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.94% 19.61% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6129 4987 4041
Average daily rate £400 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.06% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 472 432 456
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.84 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.87% -27.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.74 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £41.60 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.96%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -1 24 £475 +20.63% 9
South East -12 8 £450 +32.35% 5
West Midlands - 6 £425 - 3
North West -7 5 £375 - 4
Yorkshire -7 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £550 - 4
Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - - - - 3
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 76 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 70 (61.40%) Citrix
3 56 (49.12%) Windows
4 52 (45.61%) XenApp
5 49 (42.98%) Microsoft
6 46 (40.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 46 (40.35%) VMware
7 40 (35.09%) MCSE
8 35 (30.70%) VMware Infrastructure
9 34 (29.82%) Active Directory
9 34 (29.82%) Finance
10 32 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (22.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 26 (22.81%) CCEA
13 25 (21.93%) XenDesktop
14 23 (20.18%) MCITP
14 23 (20.18%) MS Exchange
15 22 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
15 22 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2010
16 20 (17.54%) SAP
17 19 (16.67%) DNS
17 19 (16.67%) SAP FI
17 19 (16.67%) vSphere
18 18 (15.79%) HP
19 17 (14.91%) Cisco
20 16 (14.04%) CCNA
20 16 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
20 16 (14.04%) DHCP
20 16 (14.04%) XenServer

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 23 (20.18%) MS Exchange
2 22 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (9.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (6.14%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.39%) Lync
7 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.75%) IIS
9 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (16.67%) SAP FI
2 11 (9.65%) SAP ERP
2 11 (9.65%) SAP FI-CA
2 11 (9.65%) SAP PSCD
3 9 (7.89%) SAP CO
4 8 (7.02%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (3.51%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.88%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.67%) DNS
2 16 (14.04%) DHCP
3 12 (10.53%) WAN
3 12 (10.53%) SAN
4 11 (9.65%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.65%) NetScaler
5 6 (5.26%) Firewall
5 6 (5.26%) LAN
6 5 (4.39%) VLAN
6 5 (4.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.63%) Junos
7 3 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (2.63%) VPN
7 3 (2.63%) Internet
8 2 (1.75%) Extranet
8 2 (1.75%) X.509
8 2 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) MS Access
2 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 34 (29.82%) Finance
2 11 (9.65%) Banking
3 8 (7.02%) General Ledger
3 8 (7.02%) Legal
3 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.51%) Retail
5 3 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.63%) Front Office
6 2 (1.75%) Automotive
6 2 (1.75%) Publishing
6 2 (1.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) German Language
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (18.42%) Citrix Engineer
2 19 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (14.91%) Consultant
4 14 (12.28%) Analyst
5 13 (11.40%) Architect
6 12 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
7 11 (9.65%) Support Engineer
7 11 (9.65%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Server Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Lead Architect
10 5 (4.39%) Senior Architect
10 5 (4.39%) Network Architect
10 5 (4.39%) Senior Network Architect
11 4 (3.51%) Senior Citrix Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Banking Business Analyst
11 4 (3.51%) Technical Design Architect
11 4 (3.51%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.02%) SAP XI
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.88%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (0.88%) .NET
3 1 (0.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.39%) Thin Client
1 5 (4.39%) Fat Client
2 3 (2.63%) Hedge funds
2 3 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.75%) Smartcard
3 2 (1.75%) Clustering
3 2 (1.75%) PKI
3 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.75%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.88%) Replication
4 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (49.12%) Windows
2 32 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.77%) UNIX
6 8 (7.02%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.51%) Mac OS X
7 4 (3.51%) AIX
7 4 (3.51%) Solaris
8 3 (2.63%) Linux
8 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.75%) HPUX
10 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.16%) ITIL
2 12 (10.53%) ERP
2 12 (10.53%) Migration
3 10 (8.77%) Requirements Management
3 10 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (7.89%) CRM
5 6 (5.26%) Test Management
5 6 (5.26%) Revenue Management
6 5 (4.39%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (3.51%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.63%) Change Management
8 3 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.63%) Cash Management
8 3 (2.63%) Change Control
9 2 (1.75%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (1.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.14%) SQL
3 3 (2.63%) C
4 2 (1.75%) Perl
4 2 (1.75%) Bourne shell
4 2 (1.75%) VB
4 2 (1.75%) Korn
5 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 76 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 46 (40.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (35.09%) MCSE
4 26 (22.81%) CCEA
4 26 (22.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (20.18%) MCITP
6 16 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (14.04%) CCNA
7 14 (12.28%) MCP
7 14 (12.28%) CCNP
8 13 (11.40%) MCTS
9 12 (10.53%) Security Cleared
9 12 (10.53%) CCEE
10 11 (9.65%) CCIA
10 11 (9.65%) MCSA
11 10 (8.77%) SC Cleared
12 8 (7.02%) Degree
13 7 (6.14%) CCAA
14 5 (4.39%) CCDE
14 5 (4.39%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.88%) MiFID
2 1 (0.88%) FATCA
System Software
1 52 (45.61%) XenApp
2 35 (30.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (29.82%) Active Directory
4 25 (21.93%) XenDesktop
5 19 (16.67%) vSphere
6 16 (14.04%) XenServer
7 15 (13.16%) Hyper-V
8 9 (7.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (4.39%) Xen
11 4 (3.51%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.75%) NFS
12 2 (1.75%) UAG
13 1 (0.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (8.77%) SCCM
2 7 (6.14%) SCOM
3 4 (3.51%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.75%) SCSM
4 2 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.75%) Nagios
4 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.88%) WSUS
5 1 (0.88%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.88%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 70 (61.40%) Citrix
2 49 (42.98%) Microsoft
3 46 (40.35%) VMware
4 20 (17.54%) SAP
5 18 (15.79%) HP
6 17 (14.91%) Cisco
7 10 (8.77%) EMC
8 7 (6.14%) webMethods
8 7 (6.14%) AppSense
9 6 (5.26%) Altiris
10 5 (4.39%) ProCurve
11 3 (2.63%) Sophos
11 3 (2.63%) NetApp
11 3 (2.63%) Veritas
11 3 (2.63%) IBM
11 3 (2.63%) Ariba
11 3 (2.63%) BMC
12 2 (1.75%) CA
12 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.75%) Remedy
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £22.50 - 35.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
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Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago