The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Enterprise Administrator (CCEA)
Rank 580 547 528
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -19
Contract jobs citing CCEA 12 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.053% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.28% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 9
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£393 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £306 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate - £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9428 9250 8131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.55% 19.00% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5576 5380 4401
Average daily rate £399 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 424 463
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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
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 1 July 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 -16 11 £393 +20.76% 1
East of England - 1 - -
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CCEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Citrix
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (84.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) VMware
4 18 (72.00%) XenApp
5 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (56.00%) MCSE
6 14 (56.00%) CCEE
6 14 (56.00%) NetScaler
7 13 (52.00%) CCA
7 13 (52.00%) AppSense
8 11 (44.00%) MCP
8 11 (44.00%) VLAN
9 10 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (40.00%) XenDesktop
10 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
10 9 (36.00%) MCITP
10 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (32.00%) PKI
11 8 (32.00%) DHCP
11 8 (32.00%) DNS
12 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
12 7 (28.00%) Finance
12 7 (28.00%) Migration
13 6 (24.00%) CCNA
13 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 (28.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (12.00%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) NetScaler
2 11 (44.00%) VLAN
3 8 (32.00%) DHCP
3 8 (32.00%) DNS
4 4 (16.00%) SAN
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.00%) LAN
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) Internet
5 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (12.00%) IT Support
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Citrix Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (32.00%) PKI
3 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (12.00%) AIX
3 3 (12.00%) Solaris
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Debian
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Time Management
2 4 (16.00%) Server Building
3 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITSM
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.00%) Security Management
4 1 (4.00%) Validation
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) VBScript
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 14 (56.00%) MCSE
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (56.00%) CCEE
3 13 (52.00%) CCA
4 11 (44.00%) MCP
5 9 (36.00%) MCITP
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (24.00%) CCNA
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (20.00%) CCNP
8 5 (20.00%) CCIA
9 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) MCSD
11 2 (8.00%) MCTS
11 2 (8.00%) Degree
12 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
12 1 (4.00%) VCAP
12 1 (4.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (72.00%) XenApp
3 10 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (16.00%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.00%) vSphere
6 1 (4.00%) vCloud
6 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
2 19 (76.00%) VMware
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (52.00%) AppSense
5 5 (20.00%) Remedy
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco
6 4 (16.00%) Wyse
7 2 (8.00%) HP
8 1 (4.00%) CommVault
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.00%) Veeam
8 1 (4.00%) 3PAR