The table below looks at the statistics for CCAA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCAA over the 3 months to 2 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator (CCAA)
Rank 581 579 558
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs citing CCAA 7 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.068% 0.042% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
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£345 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% -9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £363 £400
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
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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
10232 9560 8563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.03% 18.68% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6236 5510 4762
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 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 402 444
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.36 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

CCAA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCAA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCAA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CCAA Daily Rate Trend in England

CCAA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CCAA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCAA
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 CCAA within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South East -16 5 - -
London -9 2 £345 -17.36%
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CCAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCAA 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 CCAA.

1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (94.12%) CCA
2 16 (94.12%) XenApp
3 12 (70.59%) XenDesktop
3 12 (70.59%) CCEE
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
4 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (58.82%) Windows
6 9 (52.94%) ITIL
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (47.06%) AppSense
7 8 (47.06%) CCIA
8 7 (41.18%) vSphere
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
9 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (35.29%) Migration
9 6 (35.29%) NetScaler
10 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (29.41%) MetaFrame
10 5 (29.41%) MCSE
10 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
10 5 (29.41%) VCP5
11 4 (23.53%) CCIE
11 4 (23.53%) LAN
11 4 (23.53%) WAN
11 4 (23.53%) VPN
11 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification

CCAA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCAA 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 CCAA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) NetScaler
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support
3 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (94.12%) CCA
3 12 (70.59%) CCEE
4 8 (47.06%) CCIA
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (29.41%) MCSE
6 5 (29.41%) VCP5
6 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (23.53%) VCAP
7 4 (23.53%) CCIE
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (5.88%) MCSA
8 1 (5.88%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) XenApp
2 12 (70.59%) XenDesktop
3 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (41.18%) vSphere
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) MetaFrame
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (23.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (23.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) AppSense
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) EMC
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco