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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 387 374 360
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs citing CCA 28 54 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 1.44% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 33
Average daily rate
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£406 £423 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +17.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £528 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +4.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £25.50 £15.37
% change year-on-year
-24.50% +65.90%
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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
3685 3747 3772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.30% 14.95% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2409 2384 2255
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 88 140
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 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
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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 +19 11 £475 -5.47% 1
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 49 (75.38%) Citrix Certification
2 46 (70.77%) Citrix
3 37 (56.92%) XenApp
4 34 (52.31%) Windows
5 32 (49.23%) VMware
6 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 26 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (35.38%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (33.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (32.31%) Finance
11 21 (32.31%) Cisco
12 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (29.23%) CCNA
14 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
14 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (23.08%) MCSE
16 14 (21.54%) CCNP
17 13 (20.00%) ITIL
18 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2010
18 12 (18.46%) MCITP
18 12 (18.46%) SCCM
19 11 (16.92%) XenDesktop
19 11 (16.92%) MCP
20 10 (15.38%) Banking
20 10 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
21 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
21 9 (13.85%) SAP
21 9 (13.85%) HP

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (9.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.54%) IIS
8 1 (1.54%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.31%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) SAP CO
2 5 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (7.69%) SAP FI
3 4 (6.15%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Firewall
1 6 (9.23%) NetScaler
2 5 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 5 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (6.15%) WAN
3 4 (6.15%) DNS
3 4 (6.15%) SAN
3 4 (6.15%) Junos
4 3 (4.62%) Network Security
4 3 (4.62%) BIG-IP
4 3 (4.62%) MPLS
4 3 (4.62%) DSL
4 3 (4.62%) LAN
5 2 (3.08%) VoIP
5 2 (3.08%) DHCP
6 1 (1.54%) VLAN
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.54%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) SAP BI
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) TestDirector
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.08%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.54%) German Language
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Front Office
4 1 (1.54%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (13.85%) Consultant
2 9 (13.85%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (12.31%) Architect
4 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Designer
5 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Citrix Support
5 5 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Storage Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Citrix Architect
7 3 (4.62%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.69%) EqualLogic
2 5 (7.69%) Celerra
2 5 (7.69%) CLARiiON
3 4 (6.15%) Replication
3 4 (6.15%) FMCG
4 3 (4.62%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.62%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.08%) CMDB
6 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 34 (52.31%) Windows
2 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
5 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (7.69%) Low Latency
2 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
3 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (6.15%) ITSM
3 4 (6.15%) Service Management
4 3 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.62%) Performance Management
4 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
4 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
4 3 (4.62%) BCP
5 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.08%) Analytics
5 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.08%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.54%) Migration
6 1 (1.54%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 5 (7.69%) Perl
2 2 (3.08%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) VBScript
3 1 (1.54%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 49 (75.38%) Citrix Certification
2 23 (35.38%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (33.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 19 (29.23%) CCNA
5 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (23.08%) MCSE
7 14 (21.54%) CCNP
8 12 (18.46%) MCITP
9 11 (16.92%) MCP
10 7 (10.77%) CCEE
10 7 (10.77%) CCEA
11 5 (7.69%) VCP4
11 5 (7.69%) MCTS
11 5 (7.69%) VCP5
11 5 (7.69%) MCSA
12 4 (6.15%) JNCIA
12 4 (6.15%) CCIA
13 2 (3.08%) CCAA
14 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
14 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (56.92%) XenApp
2 26 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (16.92%) XenDesktop
5 10 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (10.77%) XenServer
7 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
8 4 (6.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (4.62%) vSphere
9 3 (4.62%) Xen
9 3 (4.62%) NLBS
10 1 (1.54%) vCloud
10 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) SCCM
2 5 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.54%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.54%) WSUS
3 1 (1.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 46 (70.77%) Citrix
2 32 (49.23%) VMware
3 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 21 (32.31%) Cisco
5 9 (13.85%) SAP
5 9 (13.85%) HP
6 8 (12.31%) EMC
7 7 (10.77%) Wyse
8 5 (7.69%) 3PAR
8 5 (7.69%) Symantec
8 5 (7.69%) Dell
9 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.62%) AppSense
11 2 (3.08%) IBM
11 2 (3.08%) NetApp
11 2 (3.08%) Veeam
12 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.54%) Becrypt
12 1 (1.54%) NEC
12 1 (1.54%) Lotus
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