The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 414 412 408
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing CCA 26 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.095% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 0.61% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 19
Median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £800 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £19.25
CCA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4073 3634 3858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.76% 15.75% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2584 2421 2557
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 65 77
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.66 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing CCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CCA Daily Rate Trend in London

CCA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCA across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

CCA Daily Rate Histogram in London

CCA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CCA Hourly Rate Trend in London

CCA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 5 £425 -15.00% 1
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for CCA.

1 19 (54.29%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
4 15 (42.86%) MCSE
5 13 (37.14%) Windows
6 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
7 11 (31.43%) ITIL
8 10 (28.57%) Citrix
8 10 (28.57%) Finance
8 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 10 (28.57%) XenApp
8 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
9 9 (25.71%) MS Office
10 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
10 8 (22.86%) Banking
10 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Management
11 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (20.00%) SAP
11 7 (20.00%) Python
11 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (20.00%) Cisco
11 7 (20.00%) CCNA
11 7 (20.00%) Mac OS X
11 7 (20.00%) Apple
12 6 (17.14%) AppleScript
12 6 (17.14%) Android
12 6 (17.14%) SCCM
12 6 (17.14%) Degree
12 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
12 6 (17.14%) Windows 8

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP CO
1 4 (11.43%) SAP FI
1 4 (11.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (8.57%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 3 (8.57%) SAP BPC
2 3 (8.57%) SAP FI-GL
2 3 (8.57%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Google Apps
2 2 (5.71%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) DHCP
1 5 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) LAN
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) Internet
3 3 (8.57%) NetScaler
3 3 (8.57%) Skype
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SAP BW
2 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.57%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) General Ledger
4 3 (8.57%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Retail
6 1 (2.86%) German Language
6 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Analyst
1 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Design Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint Support
2 4 (11.43%) Technical Leader
2 4 (11.43%) Technical Support
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) SAP Financial Specialist
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Mac Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Genesys Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Device Driver
2 4 (11.43%) NHS
3 3 (8.57%) Cloud Native
3 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.71%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (17.14%) Android
3 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
3 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
4 5 (14.29%) Coaching
4 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Change Management
5 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (11.43%) Workflow
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.57%) Patch Management
6 3 (8.57%) Project Management
6 3 (8.57%) Software Distribution
6 3 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (8.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 7 (20.00%) Python
3 6 (17.14%) AppleScript
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) VB
6 1 (2.86%) ABAP
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (42.86%) MCSE
4 7 (20.00%) CCNA
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (17.14%) Degree
6 4 (11.43%) ACMT
6 4 (11.43%) MCP
6 4 (11.43%) MCTS
7 3 (8.57%) ACCA
7 3 (8.57%) ACSP
7 3 (8.57%) CIMA
8 2 (5.71%) CCAA
8 2 (5.71%) CCNP
8 2 (5.71%) MCSA
9 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (28.57%) XenApp
3 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
4 4 (11.43%) BitLocker
4 4 (11.43%) Xen
5 2 (5.71%) vSphere
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.86%) MetaFrame
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 4 (11.43%) Casper Suite
2 4 (11.43%) WSUS
3 3 (8.57%) AirWatch
4 2 (5.71%) Ansible
4 2 (5.71%) Puppet
4 2 (5.71%) Salt
4 2 (5.71%) SCOM
4 2 (5.71%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Citrix
3 7 (20.00%) Apple
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco
3 7 (20.00%) SAP
4 4 (11.43%) Dell
4 4 (11.43%) HP
4 4 (11.43%) Symantec
5 3 (8.57%) Adobe
5 3 (8.57%) Google
5 3 (8.57%) OpenText
5 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
5 3 (8.57%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) Wyse
7 1 (2.86%) Altiris
7 1 (2.86%) Genesys
7 1 (2.86%) LANDesk