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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix Certified Enterprise Administrator (CCEA)
Rank 600 573 569
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -4
Contract jobs citing CCEA 11 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.037% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 8
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£430 £338 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.40% -8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £438 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate - £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
10790 10444 9068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.91% 19.09% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6453 5896 4880
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 460 500
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £44.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

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 July 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
Top 5 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 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -35 11 £430 +27.40% 5
London -4 10 £430 +32.30% 2
City of London -14 3 £385 +18.46%
Essex - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1

CCEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 23 (100.00%) Citrix
1 23 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 19 (82.61%) Windows
3 18 (78.26%) XenApp
4 17 (73.91%) VMware
5 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
5 15 (65.22%) CCEE
5 15 (65.22%) NetScaler
6 14 (60.87%) AppSense
7 12 (52.17%) VLAN
8 11 (47.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (47.83%) MCSE
9 10 (43.48%) MCP
9 10 (43.48%) CCA
9 10 (43.48%) XenDesktop
9 10 (43.48%) Data Centre
10 9 (39.13%) PKI
11 7 (30.43%) DNS
11 7 (30.43%) DHCP
11 7 (30.43%) Migration
12 6 (26.09%) Finance
12 6 (26.09%) Remedy
12 6 (26.09%) MCITP
12 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills

CCEA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) NetScaler
2 12 (52.17%) VLAN
3 7 (30.43%) DHCP
3 7 (30.43%) DNS
4 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.04%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
6 2 (8.70%) Firewall
6 2 (8.70%) LAN
6 2 (8.70%) WAN
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Design Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Citrix Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Data Centre
2 9 (39.13%) PKI
3 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Hedge funds
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
3 3 (13.04%) AIX
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.35%) Debian
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Time Management
2 4 (17.39%) Server Building
3 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITSM
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.35%) Security Management
4 1 (4.35%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) VBScript
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (65.22%) CCEE
3 11 (47.83%) MCSE
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (43.48%) MCP
4 10 (43.48%) CCA
5 6 (26.09%) MCITP
6 5 (21.74%) CCIA
7 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (13.04%) CCNA
8 3 (13.04%) MCSD
8 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
9 2 (8.70%) Degree
9 2 (8.70%) CCNP
10 1 (4.35%) MCSA
10 1 (4.35%) CCIE
10 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
10 1 (4.35%) VCAP
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 18 (78.26%) XenApp
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (43.48%) XenDesktop
5 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (17.39%) Terminal Server
7 1 (4.35%) vSphere
7 1 (4.35%) vCloud
7 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (73.91%) VMware
3 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 14 (60.87%) AppSense
5 6 (26.09%) Remedy
6 4 (17.39%) Wyse
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco
7 2 (8.70%) HP
8 1 (4.35%) CommVault
8 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.35%) Veeam
8 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
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