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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 375 353 329
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -24
Contract jobs citing CCA 24 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.84% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 17
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£475 £394 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.63% +3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £173 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 12
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -2.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -
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
3906 3704 3162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.40% 17.04% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2585 2316 1957
Average daily rate £425 £415 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 86 103
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £40.10 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 £408 +3.49% 5
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (72.22%) Citrix Certification
2 34 (62.96%) Citrix
3 29 (53.70%) XenApp
4 25 (46.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (44.44%) Windows
6 22 (40.74%) MCSE
7 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
7 21 (38.89%) VMware
8 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
9 17 (31.48%) MCITP
10 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (27.78%) Cisco
11 15 (27.78%) CCNA
11 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (25.93%) Finance
12 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (24.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (24.07%) CCNP
14 12 (22.22%) WAN
14 12 (22.22%) ITIL
14 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
14 12 (22.22%) XenDesktop
15 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (20.37%) NetScaler
15 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (20.37%) DHCP
15 11 (20.37%) DNS
15 11 (20.37%) CCEA
16 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (16.67%) SAN

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.56%) Lync
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.70%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.70%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.70%) SAP FI-CA
2 2 (3.70%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) WAN
2 11 (20.37%) DHCP
2 11 (20.37%) DNS
2 11 (20.37%) NetScaler
3 9 (16.67%) SAN
4 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (9.26%) Firewall
5 5 (9.26%) LAN
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.56%) Junos
6 3 (5.56%) VPN
6 3 (5.56%) Internet
7 2 (3.70%) Extranet
7 2 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) MS Access
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.56%) Front Office
3 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Billing
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.85%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) German Language
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) Architect
2 8 (14.81%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Network Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Network Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Lead Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Support
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Project Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 3 (5.56%) Hedge funds
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.41%) Mac OS X
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 3 (5.56%) ERP
3 3 (5.56%) Change Control
3 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (3.70%) Change Management
4 2 (3.70%) Migration
4 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (3.70%) Requirements Management
5 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.85%) Wealth Management
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Testing
5 1 (1.85%) Test Management
5 1 (1.85%) Revenue Management
5 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (72.22%) Citrix Certification
2 25 (46.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (40.74%) MCSE
4 17 (31.48%) MCITP
5 15 (27.78%) CCNA
5 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (24.07%) CCNP
6 13 (24.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (20.37%) CCEA
8 9 (16.67%) MCSA
9 7 (12.96%) MCP
9 7 (12.96%) MCTS
10 6 (11.11%) CCEE
10 6 (11.11%) Degree
11 5 (9.26%) CCDE
11 5 (9.26%) CCIE
11 5 (9.26%) CCDA
11 5 (9.26%) CCDP
11 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
12 4 (7.41%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) MiFID
1 1 (1.85%) FATCA
System Software
1 29 (53.70%) XenApp
2 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 12 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (14.81%) XenServer
6 5 (9.26%) vSphere
6 5 (9.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.85%) Xen
8 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) SCCM
2 5 (9.26%) SCOM
3 4 (7.41%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.85%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.85%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (62.96%) Citrix
2 21 (38.89%) VMware
3 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 15 (27.78%) Cisco
5 9 (16.67%) HP
6 8 (14.81%) EMC
7 6 (11.11%) AppSense
7 6 (11.11%) Altiris
8 4 (7.41%) SAP
9 3 (5.56%) Sophos
9 3 (5.56%) Veritas
9 3 (5.56%) IBM
10 2 (3.70%) BMC
10 2 (3.70%) webMethods
10 2 (3.70%) Remedy
10 2 (3.70%) Avaloq
11 1 (1.85%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.85%) Veeam
11 1 (1.85%) McAfee
11 1 (1.85%) NetIQ
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
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Posted: 5 days ago