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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 541 525 481
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -44
Contract jobs citing CCA 48 52 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.10% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.55% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 46
Average daily rate
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£388 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £213 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £575 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 £313 £385
% change year-on-year
-14.40% -18.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £19.75 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -28.00%
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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
10154 9384 8450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.11% 18.65% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6152 5396 4705
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 386 436
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.36 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £44.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 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
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 28 August 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 +20 29 £450 +9.09% 5
South East -28 7 - - 3
North West -29 6 £325 +59.50% 1
East of England - 4 £250 - 5
West Midlands +1 2 £431 - 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 75 (72.12%) Citrix Certification
2 65 (62.50%) Citrix
3 53 (50.96%) XenApp
4 40 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 40 (38.46%) VMware
5 39 (37.50%) ITIL
6 38 (36.54%) Windows
7 36 (34.62%) Finance
8 32 (30.77%) XenDesktop
9 30 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (23.08%) MCSE
12 22 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (21.15%) SCCM
12 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (20.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 21 (20.19%) Active Directory
14 17 (16.35%) Banking
14 17 (16.35%) CCEE
15 16 (15.38%) CCAA
15 16 (15.38%) NetScaler
15 16 (15.38%) vSphere
15 16 (15.38%) PowerShell
15 16 (15.38%) SAP
16 14 (13.46%) MS Excel
16 14 (13.46%) SAN
16 14 (13.46%) SCOM
16 14 (13.46%) Microsoft App-V
16 14 (13.46%) Performance Metrics
17 13 (12.50%) CCNA

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.77%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.81%) IIS
4 4 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.88%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.92%) TPMS
6 2 (1.92%) Lync
7 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS Office
3 3 (2.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (11.54%) SAP FI
2 10 (9.62%) SAP CO
3 9 (8.65%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (5.77%) SAP PSCD
5 5 (4.81%) SAP ERP
6 3 (2.88%) SAP FI-CA
7 2 (1.92%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.96%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.96%) SAP PS
8 1 (0.96%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (0.96%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.38%) NetScaler
2 14 (13.46%) SAN
3 7 (6.73%) WAN
4 5 (4.81%) VLAN
5 4 (3.85%) LAN
5 4 (3.85%) VPN
6 3 (2.88%) DNS
6 3 (2.88%) SMS
6 3 (2.88%) VoIP
6 3 (2.88%) DHCP
6 3 (2.88%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.88%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.88%) LTE
6 3 (2.88%) FCoE
6 3 (2.88%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (2.88%) VoLTE
6 3 (2.88%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.88%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
General
1 36 (34.62%) Finance
2 17 (16.35%) Banking
3 7 (6.73%) General Ledger
4 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.88%) Retail
5 3 (2.88%) Local Government
5 3 (2.88%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.92%) Automotive
6 2 (1.92%) Legal
6 2 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.96%) Back Office
7 1 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Publishing
7 1 (0.96%) Military
7 1 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (24.04%) Citrix Engineer
2 22 (21.15%) Consultant
3 19 (18.27%) Analyst
4 12 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (10.58%) SAP Consultant
6 10 (9.62%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.73%) Administrator
8 6 (5.77%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Support Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Citrix Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Citrix Support
10 4 (3.85%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Service Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Citrix Analyst
11 3 (2.88%) Desktop Support
11 3 (2.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) SAP XI
2 2 (1.92%) .NET
3 1 (0.96%) Web Services
3 1 (0.96%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.96%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Performance Metrics
2 12 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.81%) NHS
5 5 (4.81%) Thin Client
5 5 (4.81%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.88%) Clustering
7 2 (1.92%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.96%) FMCG
8 1 (0.96%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.96%) CESG
8 1 (0.96%) Statistics
8 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.96%) Life Science
8 1 (0.96%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.54%) Windows
2 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.85%) Linux
6 3 (2.88%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.92%) UNIX
7 2 (1.92%) Solaris
8 1 (0.96%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.96%) Debian
8 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.50%) ITIL
2 9 (8.65%) Migration
3 8 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (5.77%) Business Analysis
5 5 (4.81%) Requirements Management
5 5 (4.81%) ERP
5 5 (4.81%) Project Management
6 4 (3.85%) Service Management
6 4 (3.85%) Validation
6 4 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.85%) ITIL V3
7 3 (2.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (2.88%) Test Strategy
7 3 (2.88%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (2.88%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.88%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.88%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.88%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.69%) SQL
3 3 (2.88%) ABAP
3 3 (2.88%) Java
4 2 (1.92%) Python
5 1 (0.96%) C
5 1 (0.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 75 (72.12%) Citrix Certification
2 30 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (23.08%) MCSE
4 22 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (20.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (16.35%) CCEE
7 16 (15.38%) CCAA
8 13 (12.50%) CCNA
9 10 (9.62%) CCIA
10 8 (7.69%) MCITP
11 7 (6.73%) MCSA
11 7 (6.73%) VCP5
12 6 (5.77%) VCAP
12 6 (5.77%) MCP
13 5 (4.81%) CCEA
13 5 (4.81%) CCIE
14 4 (3.85%) CCNP
14 4 (3.85%) Degree
14 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (3.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
2 4 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.88%) SLA
4 1 (0.96%) GAAP
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.96%) BS25999
System Software
1 53 (50.96%) XenApp
2 32 (30.77%) XenDesktop
3 28 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (20.19%) Active Directory
5 16 (15.38%) vSphere
6 14 (13.46%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (7.69%) Hyper-V
8 7 (6.73%) XenServer
9 5 (4.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (4.81%) MetaFrame
10 4 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.88%) vCloud
11 3 (2.88%) UAG
12 1 (0.96%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.96%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.96%) Xen
12 1 (0.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (21.15%) SCCM
2 14 (13.46%) SCOM
3 7 (6.73%) Backup Exec
4 6 (5.77%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.92%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 65 (62.50%) Citrix
2 40 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 40 (38.46%) VMware
3 16 (15.38%) SAP
4 13 (12.50%) Cisco
5 10 (9.62%) AppSense
6 7 (6.73%) Symantec
6 7 (6.73%) McAfee
6 7 (6.73%) Sophos
7 6 (5.77%) HP
7 6 (5.77%) webMethods
7 6 (5.77%) Wyse
8 3 (2.88%) F5
8 3 (2.88%) Juniper
8 3 (2.88%) Lotus
8 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.88%) Apple
9 2 (1.92%) EMC
9 2 (1.92%) IBM
9 2 (1.92%) Ventyx
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