The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCA 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.75% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate
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£448 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £26.00 £15.37
% change year-on-year
-25.96% +69.16%
CCA
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
180 109 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.93% 24.60% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 69 55
Average daily rate £350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £502 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% +10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 - 15 £448 -
Bridgend - - - -
CCA
Wales

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 22 (75.86%) Finance
2 16 (55.17%) Banking
3 13 (44.83%) MS Office
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) UML
4 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
4 11 (37.93%) AS400
4 11 (37.93%) Business Analysis
4 11 (37.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (34.48%) Project Management
6 8 (27.59%) MS Project
7 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (20.69%) TestDirector
8 6 (20.69%) SOA
8 6 (20.69%) OO
8 6 (20.69%) .NET
8 6 (20.69%) J2EE
8 6 (20.69%) Content Management
9 5 (17.24%) Degree
9 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
9 5 (17.24%) Legal
10 4 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
10 4 (13.79%) Retail
10 4 (13.79%) Business Development
11 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
12 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
12 2 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
12 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
13 1 (3.45%) Waterfall

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 13 (44.83%) MS Office
2 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 11 (37.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (27.59%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) TestDirector
General
1 22 (75.86%) Finance
2 16 (55.17%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Legal
4 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
1 14 (48.28%) Business Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Tester
4 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
1 6 (20.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) UML
1 11 (37.93%) Business Analysis
2 10 (34.48%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.69%) Content Management
4 6 (20.69%) OO
4 6 (20.69%) SOA
5 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
6 4 (13.79%) Business Development
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
9 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.45%) Change Control
9 1 (3.45%) Coaching
9 1 (3.45%) Use Case
9 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft