The first table below looks at the demand for CCIA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIA over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Integration Architect (CCIA)
Rank 587 495 561
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +66
Contract jobs citing CCIA 3 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.019% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.030% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 12
Average daily rate £500 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% +12.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £395 £350
% change year-on-year
- +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10027 7817 9702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.53% 18.14% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5749 4178 5093
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 £535 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 510 436 528
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 £42.90 £50.60 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCIA
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CCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCIA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCIA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CCIA Daily Rate Trend in England

CCIA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CCIA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCIA
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 CCIA within the England region over the 3 months to 18 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 -25 2 £500 +5.26% 2
South East -13 1 - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 4
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CCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCIA 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 CCIA.

1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) CCEE
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (33.33%) FlexPod
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) NCDA
4 2 (33.33%) NCIE
4 2 (33.33%) XenServer
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) VCAP
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) XenMobile
5 1 (16.67%) CCAA
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Xen
5 1 (16.67%) Blog

CCIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCIA 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 CCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Citrix Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Blog
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCEE
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (33.33%) NCDA
4 2 (33.33%) NCIE
5 1 (16.67%) VCAP
5 1 (16.67%) CCAA
5 1 (16.67%) CCA
5 1 (16.67%) CCEA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) XenServer
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Xen
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft