The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator (CCAA)
Rank 406 407 396
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing CCAA 2 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.029% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.054% 0.20% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 11
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£418 £355 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -21.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3718 3567 3751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.84% 14.69% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2382 2164 2248
Average daily rate £420 £420 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 123 141
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £13.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCAA across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

CCAA Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 August 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
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CCAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) CCEE
2 3 (60.00%) CCA
2 3 (60.00%) CCEA
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) CCIA
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) AppSense
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) SAN

CCAA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCEE
2 3 (60.00%) CCA
2 3 (60.00%) CCEA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCIA
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco