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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 362 364 330
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -34
Contract jobs citing CCA 24 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 1.01% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 18
Average daily rate
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£450 £453 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% +18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £194 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +21.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 12
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -2.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - £25.00
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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 London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3527 3654 3026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.05% 16.72% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2392 2305 1880
Average daily rate £425 £415 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 76 121
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -2.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.13 £40.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
City of London +8 3 £538 +8.58% 5
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England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCA 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 CCA.

1 36 (70.59%) Citrix Certification
2 31 (60.78%) Citrix
3 24 (47.06%) XenApp
4 22 (43.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (43.14%) VMware
5 21 (41.18%) Windows
6 19 (37.25%) MCSE
7 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 18 (35.29%) MCITP
8 17 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
9 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (27.45%) CCNA
10 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (25.49%) Cisco
11 13 (25.49%) CCNP
11 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
11 13 (25.49%) Finance
12 12 (23.53%) ITIL
12 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (21.57%) NetScaler
13 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (21.57%) CCEA
14 10 (19.61%) MCP
14 10 (19.61%) HP
14 10 (19.61%) XenDesktop
14 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (17.65%) DHCP
15 9 (17.65%) DNS

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCA 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 CCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.88%) Lync
7 2 (3.92%) IIS
8 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.92%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.92%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.96%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.96%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) NetScaler
2 9 (17.65%) DHCP
2 9 (17.65%) DNS
3 8 (15.69%) WAN
4 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.84%) SAN
5 4 (7.84%) Junos
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (5.88%) LAN
7 2 (3.92%) Firewall
7 2 (3.92%) VPN
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.96%) Network Security
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.96%) Internet
8 1 (1.96%) Extranet
8 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) MS Access
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.88%) Front Office
4 3 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) German Language
6 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.96%) Publishing
6 1 (1.96%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) Billing
6 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Network Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Network Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Project Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Lead Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Citrix Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
1 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.92%) Replication
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) CMDB
3 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
3 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (5.88%) Change Control
4 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (3.92%) Change Management
5 2 (3.92%) Migration
5 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.92%) ERP
6 1 (1.96%) Revenue Management
6 1 (1.96%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Testing
6 1 (1.96%) Test Management
6 1 (1.96%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (1.96%) Analytics
6 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (70.59%) Citrix Certification
2 22 (43.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (37.25%) MCSE
4 18 (35.29%) MCITP
5 17 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (27.45%) CCNA
6 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (25.49%) CCNP
8 11 (21.57%) CCEA
9 10 (19.61%) MCP
10 6 (11.76%) MCTS
10 6 (11.76%) CCEE
10 6 (11.76%) Degree
11 5 (9.80%) MCSA
12 4 (7.84%) JNCIA
12 4 (7.84%) CCIE
12 4 (7.84%) CCDA
12 4 (7.84%) CCDP
12 4 (7.84%) CCAA
12 4 (7.84%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) MiFID
1 1 (1.96%) FATCA
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) XenApp
2 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 10 (19.61%) XenDesktop
3 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (15.69%) XenServer
5 5 (9.80%) vSphere
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.96%) vCloud
8 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) SCOM
3 4 (7.84%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.96%) WSUS
4 1 (1.96%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.96%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) Citrix
2 22 (43.14%) VMware
3 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.49%) Cisco
5 10 (19.61%) HP
6 7 (13.73%) EMC
7 6 (11.76%) Altiris
7 6 (11.76%) AppSense
8 3 (5.88%) SAP
8 3 (5.88%) Veritas
8 3 (5.88%) Sophos
9 2 (3.92%) Remedy
9 2 (3.92%) BMC
9 2 (3.92%) Avaloq
10 1 (1.96%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.96%) Veeam
10 1 (1.96%) Intel
10 1 (1.96%) Dell
10 1 (1.96%) NetApp
10 1 (1.96%) webMethods
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