The first table below looks at the demand for CCA in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 23 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 Reading 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 66 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing CCA 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.41% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 1.59% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £385 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £25.00 £21.44
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +16.63%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
285 251 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.02% 25.80% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 111 121
Average daily rate £400 £405 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% +10.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

CCA Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

CCA Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing CCA 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 CCA.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) Publishing
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (25.00%) COBIT
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MCP

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing CCA 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 CCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
General
1 3 (75.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) HP