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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 245 235 216
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Contract jobs citing CCA 13 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.41% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 12
Average daily rate
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£250 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £295 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £446 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
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%
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England

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
2323 2445 2111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.83% 27.30% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1329 1185 1070
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 95 133
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.92% -19.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.33 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £48.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCA across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

CCA Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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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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
Berkshire +14 5 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £200 -
Surrey -6 2 £250 -39.39%
West Sussex -11 2 £470 +5.61%
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (52.38%) Citrix
1 11 (52.38%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (42.86%) XenApp
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 6 (28.57%) CCEE
5 6 (28.57%) SAP
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) SAP FI
6 5 (23.81%) vSphere
6 5 (23.81%) SAP PSCD
7 4 (19.05%) CCAA
7 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (19.05%) General Ledger
7 4 (19.05%) SAP FI-CA
7 4 (19.05%) SAP ERP
7 4 (19.05%) webMethods
7 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
7 4 (19.05%) SAP XI
7 4 (19.05%) HP
7 4 (19.05%) ERP
8 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 3 (14.29%) CRM
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (14.29%) Requirements Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SAP FI
1 5 (23.81%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (19.05%) SAP ERP
2 4 (19.05%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.76%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.76%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
2 2 (9.52%) VoLTE
2 2 (9.52%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (9.52%) LTE
2 2 (9.52%) SMS
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) General Ledger
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Local Government
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix Support
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Support Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Support Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) SAP XI
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) HPUX
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ERP
2 3 (14.29%) CRM
2 3 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
3 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Test Management
3 2 (9.52%) Revenue Management
3 2 (9.52%) Validation
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Cash Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCEE
3 4 (19.05%) CCAA
4 3 (14.29%) VCP5
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) VCAP
5 2 (9.52%) CCIA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) XenApp
2 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) vSphere
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.52%) XenServer
6 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
1 2 (9.52%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (9.52%) SCSM
1 2 (9.52%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Citrix
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) SAP
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) webMethods
5 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
5 2 (9.52%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Ariba
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) AppSense
6 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat