The first table below looks at the demand for CCA in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCA over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Yorkshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
Rank 115 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing CCA 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% 1.30% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£369 £238 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £374 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £25.00 £21.44
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +16.63%
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
250 307 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.67% 14.58% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 149 205
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 19
Average hourly rate £15.50 £34.65 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.26% +110.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.83 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.93 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CCA
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CCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCA across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CCA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CCA
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCA Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CCA
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
South Yorkshire -2 1 £350 +47.36% 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
North Yorkshire - 1 £388 -
CCA
England

CCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CCA 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 CCA.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCEA
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Application Packaging
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (60.00%) XenApp
2 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (50.00%) XenServer
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Server
3 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (50.00%) VBScript
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Wyse
3 5 (50.00%) AppSense
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Czech Language
5 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk

CCA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CCA 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 CCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP R/3
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Czech Language
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Use Case
2 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) User Stories
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) VBScript
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (60.00%) CCEA
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCAA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (60.00%) XenApp
1 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (50.00%) XenServer
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Wyse
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) AppSense
3 1 (10.00%) SAP