The table below looks at the statistics for CCIA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIA over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix Certified Integration Architect (CCIA)
Rank - 610 583
Contract jobs citing CCIA 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.057% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate - £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £388 £370
% change year-on-year
- +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
10920 10497 9567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.21% 20.32% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6750 6072 5158
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 491 443
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £18.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £46.50 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCIA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CCIA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCIA
Daily Rate Trend

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

CCIA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CCIA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CCIA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CCIA 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 CCIA.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (100.00%) AppSense
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) CCEE
1 4 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Server Building
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (75.00%) Fiddler
2 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) CCEA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Server
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Wyse
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

CCIA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CCIA 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 CCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Server Building
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCEE
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCEA
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCA
3 1 (25.00%) CCAA
3 1 (25.00%) VCAP
3 1 (25.00%) VCP5
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) AppSense
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Wyse
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) VMware