The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 123 144
Rank change year-on-year -5 +21  
Contract jobs citing CCA 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.085% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 1.37% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £320 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £342 £250
% change year-on-year -9.35% +36.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 445 437 541
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 18.84% 17.13% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 238 294
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 43 70
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.60 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.75% +31.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.07 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.90 £49.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing CCA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCA in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCA in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCA in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
CCA
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for CCA.

1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) CMMI
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) VCAP
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
1 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP P2P Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Support
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
1 2 (66.67%) CMMI
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VCAP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SAP