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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
UK / England
Rank 531 570 527
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -43
Contract jobs citing CCA 34 25 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.054% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.26% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 40
Median daily rate £338 £500 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £304 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £547 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £5.00 - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.00

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
8399 9794 9522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.26% 21.06% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5315 6007 5661
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 450 434
Median hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +84.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
South East +22 12 £500 +44.92% 3
London +1 10 £300 -40.00% 6
East of England - 5 £300 -
Yorkshire - 4 £350 - 1
North West +28 3 £550 - 5
CCA
UK

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 50 (52.08%) Citrix Certification
2 41 (42.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (42.71%) MCSE
3 35 (36.46%) Finance
4 33 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 27 (28.13%) SAP
6 26 (27.08%) CCNA
6 26 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (26.04%) Cisco
8 23 (23.96%) Windows
9 21 (21.88%) Citrix
9 21 (21.88%) Performance Monitoring
10 18 (18.75%) MCP
10 18 (18.75%) General Ledger
11 17 (17.71%) SAP BW
11 17 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
12 16 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
12 16 (16.67%) XenApp
13 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (15.63%) Data Management
13 15 (15.63%) ITIL
13 15 (15.63%) MS Office
13 15 (15.63%) DevOps
14 14 (14.58%) Puppet
14 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (14.58%) ERP
14 14 (14.58%) Active Directory
14 14 (14.58%) Internet
14 14 (14.58%) Telecoms

CCA
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 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.21%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.08%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (15.63%) MS Office
2 11 (11.46%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (13.54%) SAP ERP
1 13 (13.54%) SAP PSCD
2 11 (11.46%) SAP FI
3 10 (10.42%) SAP CO
3 10 (10.42%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (3.13%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 3 (3.13%) SAP BPC
4 3 (3.13%) SAP FI-GL
4 3 (3.13%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.04%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (1.04%) SAP MII
5 1 (1.04%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) Internet
2 12 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 11 (11.46%) LAN
4 10 (10.42%) WAN
5 9 (9.38%) Firewall
6 7 (7.29%) WLAN
7 5 (5.21%) DHCP
7 5 (5.21%) DNS
7 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.17%) Wireless
9 2 (2.08%) Network Security
9 2 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.08%) SAN
9 2 (2.08%) VPN
10 1 (1.04%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.04%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) SAP BW
2 16 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 9 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.38%) JIRA
2 9 (9.38%) Maven
3 1 (1.04%) PowerDesigner
General
1 35 (36.46%) Finance
2 18 (18.75%) General Ledger
3 14 (14.58%) Telecoms
4 11 (11.46%) Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Legal
6 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.08%) Publishing
7 1 (1.04%) Billing
7 1 (1.04%) German Language
7 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (18.75%) Consultant
1 18 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (6.25%) Architect
4 6 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 5 (5.21%) SharePoint Support
5 5 (5.21%) Technical Leader
5 5 (5.21%) Technical Support
6 4 (4.17%) Administrator
6 4 (4.17%) Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (4.17%) Designer
6 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Designer
6 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (4.17%) SAP FI Consultant
6 4 (4.17%) SAP Support
6 4 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.54%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.04%) REST
3 1 (1.04%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.04%) SOAP
3 1 (1.04%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.50%) NHS
3 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.08%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.04%) CESG
6 1 (1.04%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.04%) PKI
6 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) RIA
6 1 (1.04%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.04%) Statistics
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
6 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.96%) Windows
2 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.42%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.21%) Linux
5 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.17%) Unix
7 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.08%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.04%) AIX
9 1 (1.04%) Android
9 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.04%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.88%) Performance Monitoring
2 15 (15.63%) Data Management
2 15 (15.63%) DevOps
2 15 (15.63%) ITIL
3 14 (14.58%) Data Analysis
3 14 (14.58%) ERP
4 13 (13.54%) CRM
4 13 (13.54%) Master Data Management
4 13 (13.54%) Problem Management
4 13 (13.54%) Revenue Management
4 13 (13.54%) Test Management
5 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 11 (11.46%) Coaching
6 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
6 11 (11.46%) System Testing
7 10 (10.42%) Migration
8 7 (7.29%) Change Management
8 7 (7.29%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (7.29%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.13%) ABAP
2 3 (3.13%) SQL
3 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.08%) VBA
4 1 (1.04%) C
4 1 (1.04%) C++
4 1 (1.04%) Perl
4 1 (1.04%) Python
4 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (52.08%) Citrix Certification
2 41 (42.71%) MCSE
2 41 (42.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (27.08%) CCNA
3 26 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (18.75%) MCP
5 11 (11.46%) Degree
6 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 5 (5.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.13%) ACCA
8 3 (3.13%) CIMA
8 3 (3.13%) MCSA
9 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.04%) ACMT
10 1 (1.04%) CCDE
10 1 (1.04%) CCDP
10 1 (1.04%) CCIE
10 1 (1.04%) CCNP
10 1 (1.04%) MCTS
10 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (16.67%) XenApp
2 14 (14.58%) Active Directory
3 10 (10.42%) XenDesktop
4 8 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (5.21%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.21%) NDS
6 5 (5.21%) vSphere
7 4 (4.17%) VMware Server
8 3 (3.13%) Firmware
9 2 (2.08%) Docker
9 2 (2.08%) vCloud
9 2 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.08%) VMware GSX
10 1 (1.04%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.04%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.04%) Xen
10 1 (1.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (14.58%) Puppet
2 12 (12.50%) Ansible
2 12 (12.50%) Salt
3 3 (3.13%) SCCM
3 3 (3.13%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.08%) Casper Suite
5 1 (1.04%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.04%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.04%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.04%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 27 (28.13%) SAP
3 25 (26.04%) Cisco
4 21 (21.88%) Citrix
5 13 (13.54%) webMethods
6 7 (7.29%) VMware
7 5 (5.21%) AppSense
7 5 (5.21%) HP
7 5 (5.21%) Novell
8 3 (3.13%) Dell KACE
8 3 (3.13%) F5
8 3 (3.13%) OpenText
8 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.08%) Apple
9 2 (2.08%) Juniper
10 1 (1.04%) Ariba
10 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.04%) Dell
10 1 (1.04%) Genesys
10 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
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FDM Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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