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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 239 227 233
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing CCA 13 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.64% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 9
Average daily rate
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£413 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £207 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £365 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £384 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.79% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
+135.71% -
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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
2553 2490 2150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.66% 26.77% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1393 1237 1085
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 117 123
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.13 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.38% -25.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.31 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+29.50% -21.73%

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 1 May 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

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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 May 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
West Sussex - 5 £508 -
Surrey +4 3 £250 -20.00% 1
Berkshire -9 3 - - 3
East Sussex -12 1 £375 +85.18%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £200 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) SAP
2 11 (47.83%) SAP FI
3 10 (43.48%) ERP
3 10 (43.48%) SAP ERP
3 10 (43.48%) SAP FI-CA
3 10 (43.48%) SAP PSCD
4 9 (39.13%) Requirements Management
5 7 (30.43%) General Ledger
5 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
5 7 (30.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (30.43%) Citrix
5 7 (30.43%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (30.43%) SAP XI
6 6 (26.09%) webMethods
6 6 (26.09%) CRM
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) XenApp
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (21.74%) Revenue Management
7 5 (21.74%) Test Management
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) HP
8 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 3 (13.04%) SQL
9 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
9 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
10 2 (8.70%) SCSM

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (8.70%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (47.83%) SAP FI
2 10 (43.48%) SAP ERP
2 10 (43.48%) SAP FI-CA
2 10 (43.48%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.35%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VoLTE
1 2 (8.70%) LTE
1 2 (8.70%) SMS
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) General Ledger
2 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Support Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Support
4 2 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Support Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) SAP XI
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) HPUX
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ERP
2 9 (39.13%) Requirements Management
3 7 (30.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) CRM
5 5 (21.74%) Revenue Management
5 5 (21.74%) Test Management
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Cash Management
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCEE
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCEA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCTS
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) VCAP
3 1 (4.35%) CCIA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) XenApp
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) XenServer
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCSM
1 2 (8.70%) EdgeSight
1 2 (8.70%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) SAP
2 7 (30.43%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) webMethods
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) Ariba
6 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat