The first table below looks at the demand for CCEA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCEA over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Enterprise Administrator (CCEA)
Rank 542 499 537
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +38
Contract jobs citing CCEA 15 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.053% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 23
Average daily rate £400 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £315 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £468 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £423 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +53.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.00
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10051 7856 9696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.57% 18.19% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5762 4193 5089
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 503 448 527
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
CCEA
UK

CCEA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCEA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCEA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CCEA Daily Rate Trend in England

CCEA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCEA across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

CCEA Daily Rate Histogram in England

CCEA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CCEA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCEA
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 CCEA within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -44 10 £288 -23.33% 3
East of England - 3 £400 -
Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
CCEA
UK

CCEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCEA 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 CCEA.

1 31 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 30 (96.77%) Citrix
3 27 (87.10%) Windows
4 25 (80.65%) XenApp
5 21 (67.74%) CCA
6 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
6 20 (64.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (64.52%) VMware
7 17 (54.84%) MCSE
7 17 (54.84%) MCITP
8 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
8 16 (51.61%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (51.61%) AppSense
9 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (45.16%) XenDesktop
10 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (38.71%) NetScaler
12 11 (35.48%) Application Packaging
12 11 (35.48%) MCP
13 9 (29.03%) CCNA
13 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (29.03%) CCEE
14 8 (25.81%) vSphere
14 8 (25.81%) VBScript
14 8 (25.81%) Migration
14 8 (25.81%) Finance
15 7 (22.58%) Lync
15 7 (22.58%) SCCM
16 6 (19.35%) SCOM

CCEA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCEA 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 CCEA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) Lync
2 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) NetScaler
2 3 (9.68%) VLAN
3 1 (3.23%) IMAP
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) SMTP
3 1 (3.23%) SNMP
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MSI
2 1 (3.23%) InstallShield
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Law
3 3 (9.68%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Publishing
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.90%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.90%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.13%) Windows 2000
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Migration
2 4 (12.90%) DNA
3 3 (9.68%) Information Management
4 2 (6.45%) Document Management
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Load Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Change Control
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) VBScript
2 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (67.74%) CCA
3 20 (64.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (54.84%) MCITP
4 17 (54.84%) MCSE
5 11 (35.48%) MCP
6 9 (29.03%) CCNA
6 9 (29.03%) CCEE
6 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (19.35%) MCTS
8 5 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (16.13%) CCNP
9 3 (9.68%) CCAA
10 1 (3.23%) CCIA
10 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
10 1 (3.23%) OCP
10 1 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (3.23%) MCSA
10 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) XenApp
2 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (45.16%) XenDesktop
4 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (25.81%) vSphere
6 6 (19.35%) XenServer
7 4 (12.90%) IAG
7 4 (12.90%) UAG
8 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
8 3 (9.68%) VMware Server
9 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) SCOM
3 4 (12.90%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Citrix
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 16 (51.61%) AppSense
4 6 (19.35%) HP
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 4 (12.90%) Altiris
6 3 (9.68%) Wyse
7 2 (6.45%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) EMC
8 1 (3.23%) IBM
8 1 (3.23%) Juniper
8 1 (3.23%) Remedy
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