The table below looks at the statistics for CCA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
UK
Rank 547 593 545
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -48
Contract jobs citing CCA 34 25 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.049% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.23% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 45
Median daily rate £325 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £5.00 - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.00

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8945 10640 10339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.31% 20.96% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5709 6468 6037
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 496 485
Median hourly rate £28.15 £38.63 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.11% +108.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.54 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

CCA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCA within the UK.

CCA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CCA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

CCA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CCA
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCA within the UK.

CCA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CCA
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 33 £338 -28.94% 15
South East +19 11 £500 +55.03% 3
London -1 10 £300 -40.00% 4
West Sussex +7 7 - -
East of England - 5 £300 -
Yorkshire - 4 £350 - 1
North West +28 3 £550 - 6
Suffolk - 3 £300 -
Surrey +22 2 £300 -13.04%
City of London -5 2 £250 -44.44%
Beccles - 2 £300 -
Woking - 2 £300 -
Worthing - 2 - -
Colchester - 2 £400 -
York - 2 £300 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £300 - 1
Essex - 2 £400 -
Manchester +17 1 £650 - 4
Reading +13 1 £1,500 +400.00%
Berkshire +12 1 £1,500 +400.00% 2
Milton Keynes - 1 £500 -
Stockport - 1 £650 - 1
Leeds - 1 £400 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £550 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Southport - 1 £350 -
Merseyside - 1 £350 -
Cheshire - 1 £550 - 2
Sheffield - 1 £550 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CCA.

1 53 (53.00%) Citrix Certification
2 41 (41.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (41.00%) MCSE
3 36 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 36 (36.00%) Finance
4 27 (27.00%) CCNA
4 27 (27.00%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (27.00%) SAP
5 26 (26.00%) Windows
6 25 (25.00%) Cisco
7 23 (23.00%) Citrix
8 21 (21.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 20 (20.00%) General Ledger
10 18 (18.00%) XenApp
10 18 (18.00%) MCP
11 17 (17.00%) BusinessObjects
11 17 (17.00%) SAP BW
11 17 (17.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (17.00%) SAP Data Services
11 17 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (16.00%) Data Management
12 16 (16.00%) ITIL
13 15 (15.00%) MS Office
13 15 (15.00%) ERP
13 15 (15.00%) DevOps
14 14 (14.00%) Master Data Management
14 14 (14.00%) NetScaler
14 14 (14.00%) Puppet
14 14 (14.00%) CRM

CCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.00%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.00%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (15.00%) MS Office
2 11 (11.00%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (14.00%) SAP ERP
1 14 (14.00%) SAP PSCD
2 11 (11.00%) SAP FI
3 9 (9.00%) SAP CO
3 9 (9.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (4.00%) SAP FI-GL
5 3 (3.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 3 (3.00%) SAP BPC
5 3 (3.00%) SAP MM
6 2 (2.00%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.00%) SAP MII
7 1 (1.00%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.00%) Internet
1 14 (14.00%) NetScaler
2 11 (11.00%) LAN
3 10 (10.00%) WAN
4 9 (9.00%) Firewall
5 7 (7.00%) WLAN
6 5 (5.00%) DHCP
6 5 (5.00%) DNS
6 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.00%) Wireless
8 2 (2.00%) Network Security
8 2 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.00%) SAN
8 2 (2.00%) VPN
9 1 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.00%) SSL
9 1 (1.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) BusinessObjects
1 17 (17.00%) SAP BW
1 17 (17.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (2.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.00%) MS Access
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Vagrant
2 9 (9.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.00%) JIRA
2 9 (9.00%) Maven
3 1 (1.00%) PowerDesigner
General
1 36 (36.00%) Finance
2 20 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 14 (14.00%) Telecoms
4 11 (11.00%) Banking
5 3 (3.00%) Legal
6 2 (2.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.00%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.00%) Publishing
7 1 (1.00%) Billing
7 1 (1.00%) German Language
7 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (23.00%) Consultant
2 19 (19.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (14.00%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (9.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (6.00%) Citrix Consultant
5 6 (6.00%) SAP FI Consultant
5 6 (6.00%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Architect
6 5 (5.00%) SharePoint Support
6 5 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 5 (5.00%) Technical Support
7 4 (4.00%) Administrator
7 4 (4.00%) Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Designer
7 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.00%) SAP CO Consultant
7 4 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 4 (4.00%) SAP Support
7 4 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.00%) VXML
2 2 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.00%) REST
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.00%) NHS
3 6 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.00%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.00%) Clustering
6 1 (1.00%) CESG
6 1 (1.00%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) RIA
6 1 (1.00%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.00%) Statistics
6 1 (1.00%) User Experience
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.00%) Windows
2 17 (17.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.00%) Linux
5 5 (5.00%) Unix
5 5 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.00%) AIX
7 2 (2.00%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.00%) Android
8 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.00%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (16.00%) Data Management
2 16 (16.00%) ITIL
3 15 (15.00%) DevOps
3 15 (15.00%) ERP
4 14 (14.00%) CRM
4 14 (14.00%) Data Analysis
4 14 (14.00%) Master Data Management
4 14 (14.00%) Revenue Management
5 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (13.00%) Problem Management
5 13 (13.00%) Test Management
6 12 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (11.00%) Coaching
7 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.00%) System Testing
8 10 (10.00%) Migration
9 7 (7.00%) Change Management
9 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (7.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.00%) SQL
3 2 (2.00%) ABAP
3 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.00%) VBA
4 1 (1.00%) C
4 1 (1.00%) C++
4 1 (1.00%) Perl
4 1 (1.00%) Python
4 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (53.00%) Citrix Certification
2 41 (41.00%) MCSE
2 41 (41.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (27.00%) CCNA
3 27 (27.00%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (18.00%) MCP
5 11 (11.00%) Degree
6 6 (6.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.00%) ACCA
8 3 (3.00%) CIMA
8 3 (3.00%) MCSA
9 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.00%) ACMT
10 1 (1.00%) CCAA
10 1 (1.00%) CCDP
10 1 (1.00%) CCIE
10 1 (1.00%) CCNP
10 1 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (18.00%) XenApp
2 14 (14.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (12.00%) XenDesktop
4 10 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.00%) NDS
6 5 (5.00%) vSphere
7 4 (4.00%) VMware Server
8 3 (3.00%) Firmware
9 2 (2.00%) Docker
9 2 (2.00%) vCloud
9 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.00%) VMware GSX
10 1 (1.00%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.00%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.00%) Xen
10 1 (1.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (14.00%) Puppet
2 12 (12.00%) Ansible
2 12 (12.00%) Salt
3 3 (3.00%) SCCM
3 3 (3.00%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.00%) Casper Suite
5 1 (1.00%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.00%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (27.00%) SAP
3 25 (25.00%) Cisco
4 23 (23.00%) Citrix
5 14 (14.00%) webMethods
6 7 (7.00%) AppSense
6 7 (7.00%) VMware
7 5 (5.00%) HP
7 5 (5.00%) Novell
8 3 (3.00%) Dell KACE
8 3 (3.00%) F5
8 3 (3.00%) OpenText
8 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.00%) Apple
9 2 (2.00%) Genesys
9 2 (2.00%) Juniper
10 1 (1.00%) Ariba
10 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.00%) Dell
10 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
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