The first table below looks at the demand for CCA in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South Wales region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 49 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCA 14 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.16% - 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.83% - 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£388 - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -9.09%
Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
205 107 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.68% 27.37% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 57 49
Average daily rate £406 £378 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.61% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £13.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.58 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%
CCA
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CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CCA
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CCA Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

CCA
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

CCA Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

CCA
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Cardiff - 8 £388 - 1
Newport - - - -
CCA
Wales

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 18 (85.71%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) MS Office
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Project Management
3 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
3 11 (52.38%) Banking
4 10 (47.62%) AS400
4 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
4 10 (47.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (47.62%) UML
5 7 (33.33%) MS Project
6 6 (28.57%) Legal
7 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (23.81%) Content Management
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) TestDirector
7 5 (23.81%) SOA
7 5 (23.81%) OO
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) J2EE
8 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (14.29%) Business Development
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (9.52%) XenApp
9 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (9.52%) Citrix
9 2 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 12 (57.14%) MS Office
2 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
3 10 (47.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (33.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) SMS
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) TestDirector
2 1 (4.76%) MSI
2 1 (4.76%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.76%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 18 (85.71%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Banking
3 6 (28.57%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Business Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Packager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Change Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) UML
2 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) SOA
3 5 (23.81%) Content Management
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Business Development
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ACCA
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (9.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) AppSense