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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
UK
Rank 572 604 566
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -38
Contract jobs citing CCA 29 32 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.063% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.29% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 32
Median daily rate £393 £373 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.36% -17.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £180 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £28.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.50

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
9480 10888 10560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.84% 21.27% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6106 6780 6048
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 426 485
Median hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +79.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

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 27 February 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 19 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 27 February 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 +10 29 £393 +13.76% 20
London +17 12 £385 -14.44% 3
South East +20 11 £450 +38.46% 9
West Sussex -8 7 £575 - 1
Worthing -7 5 £575 - 1
Surrey +12 4 £325 -5.79% 4
Woking - 4 £325 - 1
North West +21 3 £550 +22.22% 3
East of England -6 2 £400 - 1
Colchester - 2 £400 -
Essex - 2 £400 -
Merseyside -2 1 £350 -22.22%
City of London -3 1 £325 -27.77%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £550 -
Stockport - 1 £650 -
Southport - 1 £350 -
Manchester - 1 £650 - 2

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 46 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
3 29 (31.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (31.52%) MCSE
4 27 (29.35%) Finance
5 24 (26.09%) Citrix
6 23 (25.00%) Windows
6 23 (25.00%) SAP
7 22 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (23.91%) Cisco
8 21 (22.83%) CCNA
9 17 (18.48%) General Ledger
9 17 (18.48%) XenApp
10 16 (17.39%) Data Management
10 16 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
11 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (16.30%) ERP
12 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
12 14 (15.22%) CRM
12 14 (15.22%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (15.22%) SAP BW
12 14 (15.22%) webMethods
12 14 (15.22%) SAP ERP
12 14 (15.22%) SAP PSCD
12 14 (15.22%) Revenue Management
12 14 (15.22%) SAP Data Services
12 14 (15.22%) SAP XI
12 14 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (15.22%) Master Data Management
13 13 (14.13%) NetScaler

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 7 (7.61%) SAS
2 4 (4.35%) Drupal
2 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.17%) GroupWise
3 2 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (1.09%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.04%) MS Office
3 9 (9.78%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (15.22%) SAP ERP
1 14 (15.22%) SAP PSCD
2 10 (10.87%) SAP FI
3 8 (8.70%) SAP CO
3 8 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (2.17%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (1.09%) SAP FI-GL
5 1 (1.09%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.13%) NetScaler
2 11 (11.96%) Internet
3 10 (10.87%) Firewall
3 10 (10.87%) LAN
3 10 (10.87%) WAN
4 7 (7.61%) WLAN
5 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.35%) Wireless
7 3 (3.26%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.17%) DHCP
8 2 (2.17%) DNS
8 2 (2.17%) SAN
8 2 (2.17%) VPN
9 1 (1.09%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.09%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.09%) IPsec
9 1 (1.09%) Network Security
9 1 (1.09%) SSL
9 1 (1.09%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) BusinessObjects
1 14 (15.22%) SAP BW
1 14 (15.22%) SAP Data Services
2 9 (9.78%) Power BI
3 2 (2.17%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.17%) QlikView
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Vagrant
2 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.70%) JIRA
2 8 (8.70%) Maven
General
1 27 (29.35%) Finance
2 17 (18.48%) General Ledger
3 13 (14.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.26%) Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Back Office
5 2 (2.17%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) Publishing
6 1 (1.09%) Billing
6 1 (1.09%) German Language
6 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (21.74%) Consultant
2 14 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (14.13%) SAP Consultant
4 11 (11.96%) Developer
5 9 (9.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Power BI Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Citrix Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) SAP FI Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Architect
9 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Designer
9 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
9 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (4.35%) SAP Support
9 4 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (1.09%) REST
3 1 (1.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.78%) NHS
3 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.17%) Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.17%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.09%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.09%) PKI
5 1 (1.09%) RIA
5 1 (1.09%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.00%) Windows
2 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (9.78%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.43%) Linux
6 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.17%) Unix
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.09%) Android
8 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.09%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.39%) Data Management
1 16 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
2 15 (16.30%) ERP
3 14 (15.22%) CRM
3 14 (15.22%) Master Data Management
3 14 (15.22%) Revenue Management
4 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.13%) DevOps
4 13 (14.13%) Test Management
5 12 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 11 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (10.87%) Configuration Management
7 10 (10.87%) Data Analysis
7 10 (10.87%) ITIL
7 10 (10.87%) System Testing
8 9 (9.78%) Data Visualisation
8 9 (9.78%) ETL
8 9 (9.78%) Visualisation
9 7 (7.61%) Migration
9 7 (7.61%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) SQL
2 10 (10.87%) Python
3 9 (9.78%) R
4 8 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.17%) C
5 2 (2.17%) VBA
6 1 (1.09%) ABAP
6 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 29 (31.52%) MCSE
2 29 (31.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (22.83%) CCNA
5 13 (14.13%) MCP
6 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.52%) Degree
7 6 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.35%) BC Cleared
9 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.09%) ACMT
10 1 (1.09%) CCAA
10 1 (1.09%) CCNP
10 1 (1.09%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.09%) MCTS
10 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) XenApp
2 13 (14.13%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (13.04%) XenDesktop
4 9 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.43%) NDS
5 5 (5.43%) vSphere
6 4 (4.35%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.26%) Firmware
7 3 (3.26%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.17%) Docker
8 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.17%) vCloud
8 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.17%) VMware GSX
9 1 (1.09%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.09%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.09%) Xen
9 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (13.04%) Puppet
2 10 (10.87%) Ansible
2 10 (10.87%) Salt
3 5 (5.43%) XenMobile
4 3 (3.26%) SCCM
5 2 (2.17%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (1.09%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (1.09%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
2 24 (26.09%) Citrix
3 23 (25.00%) SAP
4 22 (23.91%) Cisco
5 14 (15.22%) webMethods
6 10 (10.87%) VMware
7 7 (7.61%) AppSense
7 7 (7.61%) HP
8 5 (5.43%) Novell
9 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.17%) Apple
10 2 (2.17%) EMC
10 2 (2.17%) F5
10 2 (2.17%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.09%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.09%) Capita
11 1 (1.09%) Concur
11 1 (1.09%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.09%) Google
11 1 (1.09%) Symantec
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