The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Integration Architect (CCIA)
Rank 578 566 517
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -49
Contract jobs citing CCIA 12 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.004% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.022% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £450 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
9097 9302 7795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.78% 19.32% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5300 5496 4195
Average daily rate £399 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 479 435
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIA across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

CCIA Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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
London +7 6 £348 -22.77%
North West - 2 £325 -
South East - 2 - - 1
South West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
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CCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
3 12 (75.00%) XenDesktop
4 11 (68.75%) Windows
5 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 10 (62.50%) NetScaler
6 9 (56.25%) CCA
7 8 (50.00%) MCSE
7 8 (50.00%) CCEA
7 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (50.00%) AppSense
8 7 (43.75%) Migration
8 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (37.50%) vSphere
9 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (37.50%) CCEE
10 5 (31.25%) CCAA
10 5 (31.25%) MCITP
10 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
10 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
10 5 (31.25%) DNS
10 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
11 4 (25.00%) VBScript
11 4 (25.00%) DHCP
11 4 (25.00%) Terminal Server
11 4 (25.00%) Project Management
11 4 (25.00%) Wyse

CCIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) NetScaler
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Support
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Time Management
2 4 (25.00%) Server Building
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) VBScript
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (56.25%) CCA
3 8 (50.00%) MCSE
3 8 (50.00%) CCEA
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (37.50%) CCEE
5 5 (31.25%) CCAA
5 5 (31.25%) MCITP
6 3 (18.75%) VCAP
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (12.50%) VCP5
8 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) MCTS
8 1 (6.25%) Degree
8 1 (6.25%) MCP
8 1 (6.25%) CCNP
8 1 (6.25%) CCNA
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) XenApp
2 12 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) vSphere
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Terminal Server
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (25.00%) XenServer
7 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) AppSense
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Wyse
6 3 (18.75%) NetApp
6 3 (18.75%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco