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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 232 220 240
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Contract jobs citing CCA 16 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.57% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 3
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£300 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £355 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £444 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £385 £335
% change year-on-year
-15.58% +14.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £15.37
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +62.65%
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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
2340 2093 2326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.19% 23.93% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1081 1058
Average daily rate £365 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 111 156
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 10 £300 -25.92% 4
Surrey -4 1 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 £450 - 1
Hampshire - - - - 4
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - - 2
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 25 (71.43%) Citrix Certification
2 23 (65.71%) Citrix
3 18 (51.43%) Windows
4 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
5 14 (40.00%) VMware
6 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (31.43%) Cisco
7 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (28.57%) DNS
9 9 (25.71%) DHCP
9 9 (25.71%) MCSE
9 9 (25.71%) XenApp
10 8 (22.86%) Finance
10 8 (22.86%) ITIL
10 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
11 7 (20.00%) Linux
11 7 (20.00%) HP
11 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (17.14%) HNC
12 6 (17.14%) Firewall
12 6 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (17.14%) XenDesktop
13 5 (14.29%) XenServer
13 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
13 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
13 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
13 5 (14.29%) UNIX

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) SAS
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP FI
1 4 (11.43%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (11.43%) SAP CO
2 3 (8.57%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 9 (25.71%) DHCP
3 6 (17.14%) Firewall
4 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 4 (11.43%) Internet
5 4 (11.43%) NetScaler
6 3 (8.57%) MPLS
7 2 (5.71%) OSPF
7 2 (5.71%) VoIP
7 2 (5.71%) VPN
7 2 (5.71%) IPsec
7 2 (5.71%) VLAN
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (5.71%) FWSM
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.71%) LTE
8 1 (2.86%) VoLTE
8 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.86%) SMS
8 1 (2.86%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) General Ledger
3 3 (8.57%) Publishing
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Thin Client
1 4 (11.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.29%) UNIX
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
2 4 (11.43%) Network Design
2 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (11.43%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
3 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
3 3 (8.57%) Time Management
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (8.57%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (8.57%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.71%) IT Governance
4 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
4 2 (5.71%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.86%) Network Management
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C
1 4 (11.43%) Perl
1 4 (11.43%) VB
1 4 (11.43%) Korn
1 4 (11.43%) Bourne shell
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (25.71%) MCSE
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (17.14%) HNC
4 6 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.71%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) CCIE
5 2 (5.71%) MCP
5 2 (5.71%) CCDE
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CCEE
6 1 (2.86%) VCP5
6 1 (2.86%) MCITP
6 1 (2.86%) CCNP
6 1 (2.86%) CCIP
6 1 (2.86%) CCEA
6 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) XenApp
3 6 (17.14%) XenDesktop
4 5 (14.29%) XenServer
5 4 (11.43%) NFS
5 4 (11.43%) VMware Server
5 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.86%) vSphere
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 4 (11.43%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Citrix
2 14 (40.00%) VMware
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) Cisco
5 7 (20.00%) HP
6 5 (14.29%) Juniper
7 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
7 4 (11.43%) EMC
7 4 (11.43%) SAP
7 4 (11.43%) WatchGuard
7 4 (11.43%) Veeam
7 4 (11.43%) Isilon
8 1 (2.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (2.86%) Redback
8 1 (2.86%) AppSense
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) Nokia
8 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
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