The table below looks at the statistics for CCAA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCAA over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator (CCAA)
Rank 412 418 370
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -48
Contract jobs citing CCAA 3 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.016% 0.081%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.077% 0.11% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £435 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £413 -
% change year-on-year
-21.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.38 -
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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
3906 3691 3315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.24% 14.90% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2722 2409 2093
Average daily rate £425 £410 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 84 121
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.53 £41.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

CCAA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCAA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCAA Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCAA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CCAA Daily Rate Trend in London

CCAA
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 CCAA within the London region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Last Year
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CCAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCAA 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 CCAA.

1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) CCA
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) CCEA
3 2 (40.00%) CCEE
4 1 (20.00%) Altiris
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) CCIA
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

CCAA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCAA 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 CCAA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCA
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCEA
2 2 (40.00%) CCEE
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) CCIA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Altiris
3 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Intel