The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 270 237 222
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -15
Contract jobs citing CCA 7 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.070% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.68% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 9
Average daily rate
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- £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £325 £385
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -15.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -28.00%
CCA
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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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2627 2340 2093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.13% 25.19% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1573 1210 1081
Average daily rate £375 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 105 111
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £14.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CCA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CCA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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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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
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Berkshire -13 2 - - 2
West Sussex -15 2 - -
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (60.00%) Citrix
1 12 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (50.00%) XenApp
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (40.00%) vSphere
5 7 (35.00%) CCEE
5 7 (35.00%) CCAA
5 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (30.00%) VCP5
7 5 (25.00%) CCIA
7 5 (25.00%) VCAP
7 5 (25.00%) SAP PSCD
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) webMethods
7 5 (25.00%) SAP
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) ERP
8 4 (20.00%) AppSense
8 4 (20.00%) SAP XI
8 4 (20.00%) SAP ERP
8 4 (20.00%) General Ledger
8 4 (20.00%) Requirements Management
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (20.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (10.00%) SAP FI-CA
3 2 (10.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (5.00%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (15.00%) VoLTE
2 3 (15.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (15.00%) LTE
2 3 (15.00%) SMS
3 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix Support
3 4 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Support Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) ERP
1 4 (20.00%) Requirements Management
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (15.00%) Revenue Management
2 3 (15.00%) Validation
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) Test Management
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCEE
2 7 (35.00%) CCAA
3 6 (30.00%) VCP5
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (25.00%) VCAP
4 5 (25.00%) CCIA
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) XenApp
2 8 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 8 (40.00%) vSphere
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.00%) XenServer
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Citrix
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) SAP
4 5 (25.00%) webMethods
5 4 (20.00%) AppSense
6 2 (10.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco
7 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
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