Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +55
Contract jobs citing CCA 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.90% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Cardiff median daily rate £280 - -
South Wales median daily rate £280 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

CCA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 173 150 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 26.02% 22.94% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 92 100
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.90% -17.33%
10th Percentile £175 £288 £162
90th Percentile £538 £464 £494
South Wales median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 8
Cardiff median hourly rate £20.08 £17.50 £12.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +44.15% -24.88%
10th Percentile £11.88 £17.25 £8.85
90th Percentile £43.75 £17.75 £16.11
South Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £54.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year -35.19% +323.53% -37.80%

CCA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing CCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for CCA in Cardiff

CCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCA in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCA in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 across the Cardiff region with a requirement for CCA.

1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CCAA
2 5 (83.33%) Information Governance
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) POP3
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITSM
2 5 (83.33%) Legal
3 4 (66.67%) NHS
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (33.33%) XenServer
5 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

CCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) POP3
1 5 (83.33%) SMTP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) SMS
General
1 5 (83.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Citrix Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) NHS
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Governance
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) ITSM
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCAA
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (33.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) VMware