Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 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 > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 596 604 566
Rank change year-on-year +8 -38 +3
Contract jobs citing CCA 26 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.054% 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.31% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 24
London median daily rate £463 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.15% -22.35% -5.56%
10th Percentile £278 £269 £174
90th Percentile £523 £433 £639
England median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +10.71% +3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £5.00
England median hourly rate £33.40 £45.00 £5.00
% change year-on-year -25.78% +800.00% -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,082 7,991 7,185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.15% 17.33% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,535 5,293 4,698
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £275
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 184 124
London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.48% +2.17% -3.29%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.65 £11.66
90th Percentile £53.75 £54.88 £49.76
England median hourly rate £28.46 £23.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +21.11% -10.48% -0.94%

CCA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CCA in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCA in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCA in London over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCA in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCA in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the London region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -12 7 £475 +26.67% 2
West London - 3 - -
CCA
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for CCA.

1 16 (61.54%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
3 14 (53.85%) Citrix
4 13 (50.00%) XenDesktop
5 12 (46.15%) Windows
6 11 (42.31%) Finance
7 10 (38.46%) VMware
7 10 (38.46%) XenApp
7 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
8 9 (34.62%) XenServer
8 9 (34.62%) Office 365
9 8 (30.77%) NetScaler
9 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
9 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (30.77%) MCSE
10 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
10 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
11 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
11 6 (23.08%) MCSA
12 5 (19.23%) VPN
12 5 (19.23%) Cisco
12 5 (19.23%) ITIL
12 5 (19.23%) Change Management
12 5 (19.23%) Ivanti
12 5 (19.23%) Banking
12 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BPC
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.85%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) G Suite
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) NetScaler
2 5 (19.23%) VPN
3 4 (15.38%) VPLS
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.69%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) Skype
4 2 (7.69%) WebEx
5 1 (3.85%) ADSL
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) ISDN
5 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) MPLS
5 1 (3.85%) PSTN
5 1 (3.85%) SNMP
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.85%) HBase
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.85%) Private Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) Product Owner
3 3 (11.54%) Product Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Kafka
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
1 1 (3.85%) SAP XI
1 1 (3.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 4 (15.38%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Mindset
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) iPad
3 2 (7.69%) iPhone
3 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.85%) Smart Home
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Android
6 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 2 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 5 (19.23%) Change Management
2 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.54%) Line Management
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
4 3 (11.54%) PLM
4 3 (11.54%) Product Management
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.85%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) Lingo
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) Ruby
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (30.77%) MCSE
4 6 (23.08%) MCSA
5 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (7.69%) ACSP
7 2 (7.69%) CCNA
7 2 (7.69%) MCP
8 1 (3.85%) ACCA
8 1 (3.85%) CCAA
8 1 (3.85%) CCNP
8 1 (3.85%) CIMA
8 1 (3.85%) Degree
8 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) HNC
8 1 (3.85%) MCITP
8 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 10 (38.46%) XenApp
4 9 (34.62%) XenServer
5 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) AirWatch
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (7.69%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Citrix
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) Ivanti
5 4 (15.38%) Apple
5 4 (15.38%) NVIDIA
6 3 (11.54%) HP
6 3 (11.54%) SAP
7 2 (7.69%) Google
7 2 (7.69%) Polycom
7 2 (7.69%) Splunk
7 2 (7.69%) Veeam
7 2 (7.69%) Xerox
8 1 (3.85%) Adaptive Insights
8 1 (3.85%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) Equitrac
8 1 (3.85%) IBM
8 1 (3.85%) Tableau
8 1 (3.85%) ThinPrint