The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 3 December 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 154 160 138
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Contract jobs citing CCA 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.094% 0.096% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.50% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £550 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £503 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.00
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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 North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
606 808 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.04% 19.30% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 454 318
Median daily rate £450 £396 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 41 50
Median hourly rate £35.63 £31.35 £17.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.65% +84.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.89 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CCA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCA across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

CCA Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

CCA Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 1 £650 +42.85% 2
Cheshire - 1 £550 -
Merseyside - 1 £350 -
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Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for CCA.

1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mortgage Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds