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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Advanced Administrator (CCAA)
Rank 408 - 412
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCAA 4 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% - 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.100% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 11
Average daily rate £353 - £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.88% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4011 3299 3943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.58% 15.27% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2680 1982 2317
Average daily rate £411 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 109 115
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.66 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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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Vacancies
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CCAA
England

CCAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) CCEE
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (50.00%) Banking
4 4 (50.00%) CCA
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
5 3 (37.50%) CCEA
5 3 (37.50%) VB
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) MCP
5 3 (37.50%) MCITP
5 3 (37.50%) AppSense
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Law
5 3 (37.50%) Legal
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Document Management
6 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (25.00%) VBScript

CCAA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Law
3 3 (37.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Document Management
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCEE
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) CCA
5 3 (37.50%) CCEA
5 3 (37.50%) MCP
5 3 (37.50%) MCITP
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
7 1 (12.50%) CCIA
7 1 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) AppSense
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco