The table below looks at the statistics for CCEA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCEA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certified Enterprise Administrator (CCEA)
Rank 405 411 398
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing CCEA 3 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.033% 0.069%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.077% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 8
Average daily rate £350 £475 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £435 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £515 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £25.38 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 -
CCEA
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
3871 3614 3711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.28% 17.03% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2627 2428 2329
Average daily rate £450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 79 78
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCEA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CCEA Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCEA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CCEA Daily Rate Trend in London

CCEA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCEA across the London region.

CCEA Hourly Rate Trend in London

CCEA
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 CCEA within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +48 1 £375 -21.05%
CCEA
England

CCEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCEA 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 CCEA.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 9 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 9 (100.00%) XenApp
2 8 (88.89%) CCEE
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (77.78%) AppSense
3 7 (77.78%) NetScaler
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) MCP
5 4 (44.44%) Remedy
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (44.44%) PKI
5 4 (44.44%) VLAN
5 4 (44.44%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) Altiris
6 3 (33.33%) MCSA
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
7 2 (22.22%) MS Office
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) DHCP

CCEA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCEA 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 CCEA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) NetScaler
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) SNMP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
2 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCEE
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) MCP
5 3 (33.33%) MCSA
6 2 (22.22%) CCAA
7 1 (11.11%) CCA
7 1 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) XenApp
1 9 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (11.11%) MetaFrame
4 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) AppSense
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Remedy
5 3 (33.33%) Altiris