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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator (CCAA)
Rank 409 407 401
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing CCAA 2 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.029% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.053% 0.20% 0.38%
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
3745 3537 3724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.86% 14.59% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2411 2157 2220
Average daily rate £425 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 126 138
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 £15.00 £12.65 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £48.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CCAA
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
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 25 July 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 6 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) CCA
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) CCEA
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) CCEE
4 2 (33.33%) CCIA
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) AppSense

CCAA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCA
3 3 (50.00%) CCEA
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) CCEE
4 2 (33.33%) CCIA
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) AppSense
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco