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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 236 253 239
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing CCA 10 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.10% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Average daily rate £325 £415 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +38.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £375 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £466 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.00 -
CCA
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
2360 2619 2169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.56% 27.45% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1426 1279 1035
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 107 115
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.84% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 12 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
West Sussex +6 5 - - 2
Berkshire +10 3 £325 - 1
Surrey -8 1 £345 -8.00%
Hampshire - 1 - -
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (50.00%) SAP XI
2 7 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 7 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 7 (50.00%) webMethods
2 7 (50.00%) SAP
2 7 (50.00%) ERP
2 7 (50.00%) SAP PSCD
2 7 (50.00%) Revenue Management
2 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) SAP CO
4 5 (35.71%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (35.71%) SAP FI-CA
4 5 (35.71%) Test Management
4 5 (35.71%) XenApp
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) SAP FI
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) XenServer
6 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) SAP ERP
1 7 (50.00%) SAP PSCD
2 5 (35.71%) SAP CO
2 5 (35.71%) SAP FI
2 5 (35.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (35.71%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.14%) Extranet
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
3 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Publishing
4 1 (7.14%) Automotive
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
2 7 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (35.71%) SAP FI Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ERP
1 7 (50.00%) Revenue Management
1 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Test Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CCAA
4 1 (7.14%) CCEE
4 1 (7.14%) CCIA
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.14%) VCAP
4 1 (7.14%) VCP5
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) XenApp
2 4 (28.57%) XenServer
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
4 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) EdgeSight
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) SAP
1 7 (50.00%) webMethods
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) AppSense
5 1 (7.14%) Aruba
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp