The table below looks at the statistics for CCEA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCEA over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Enterprise Administrator (CCEA)
Rank 586 559 512
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -47
Contract jobs citing CCEA 13 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.021% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.11% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 16
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £350 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 8
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £22.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average 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
10555 10047 8332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.67% 19.35% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6006 5532 4420
Average daily rate £395 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 472 509 477
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

CCEA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCEA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCEA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCEA
Daily Rate Trend

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

CCEA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CCEA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCEA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

CCEA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CCEA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CCEA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CCEA
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCEA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

CCEA Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

CCEA
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCEA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England -7 13 £375 -6.25% 6
London +3 6 £275 -31.25% 3
North West - 5 £400 - 1
Cumbria - 3 - - 1
City of London +17 2 £275 -31.25%
Manchester - 2 £400 -
South West - 1 - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
East of England - - - -

CCEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CCEA 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 CCEA.

1 36 (100.00%) Citrix
1 36 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 32 (88.89%) Windows
3 28 (77.78%) CCA
3 28 (77.78%) VMware
4 27 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (66.67%) MCSE
5 24 (66.67%) XenApp
6 22 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
6 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
6 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (58.33%) XenDesktop
8 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (47.22%) MCITP
10 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
11 15 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (38.89%) CCIA
12 14 (38.89%) Finance
13 13 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (33.33%) NetScaler
14 12 (33.33%) DNS
15 11 (30.56%) DHCP
15 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (25.00%) CCEE
16 9 (25.00%) XenServer
17 8 (22.22%) AppSense
17 8 (22.22%) Migration
17 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP

CCEA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CCEA 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 CCEA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 15 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
5 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (8.33%) Lync
7 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Office
2 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) DNS
1 12 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 11 (30.56%) DHCP
3 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.89%) VLAN
4 5 (13.89%) SAN
5 4 (11.11%) Internet
5 4 (11.11%) Firewall
6 3 (8.33%) LAN
6 3 (8.33%) WAN
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.78%) SNMP
7 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Fiddler
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
4 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Server Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Design Architect
7 3 (8.33%) IT Support
7 3 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Technician
9 1 (2.78%) Exchange Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Thin Client
1 3 (8.33%) Fat Client
1 3 (8.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.11%) UNIX
5 4 (11.11%) AIX
5 4 (11.11%) Solaris
6 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.78%) Debian
7 1 (2.78%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.11%) Load Testing
2 4 (11.11%) Time Management
2 4 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (8.33%) Change Control
4 2 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) ITSM
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security Management
5 1 (2.78%) Security Management
5 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.78%) Validation
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.78%) Network Management
5 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security
5 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (77.78%) CCA
3 27 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (66.67%) MCSE
5 17 (47.22%) MCITP
6 15 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (38.89%) CCIA
8 9 (25.00%) CCEE
9 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (19.44%) CCNA
10 7 (19.44%) MCP
10 7 (19.44%) MCTS
11 6 (16.67%) Degree
11 6 (16.67%) CCNP
12 5 (13.89%) MCSA
13 4 (11.11%) MCSD
13 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
14 3 (8.33%) VCP5
14 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
14 3 (8.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) XenApp
2 22 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 21 (58.33%) XenDesktop
4 9 (25.00%) XenServer
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (19.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
6 5 (13.89%) vSphere
7 4 (11.11%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
2 3 (8.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.78%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.78%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Citrix
2 28 (77.78%) VMware
3 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.22%) AppSense
5 6 (16.67%) Altiris
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco
6 4 (11.11%) HP
6 4 (11.11%) Wyse
7 3 (8.33%) Sophos
7 3 (8.33%) Veritas
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) CommVault
8 1 (2.78%) TOWER Software
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