Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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 > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 616 563 556
Rank change year-on-year -53 -7 -4
Contract jobs citing CCA 23 45 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.049% 0.099% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.58% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 29
London median daily rate £325 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -5.56% +7.46%
10th Percentile £256 £185 £239
90th Percentile £439 £628 £620
England median daily rate £350 £313 £363
% change year-on-year +12.00% -13.79% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £5.00 -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +100.00% - -

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 7857 7754 7414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.67% 17.14% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5227 5010 4894
London median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £258
90th Percentile £650 £638 £626
England median daily rate £426 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +0.66% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 113 137
London median hourly rate £21.12 £19.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.80% -3.85% +12.68%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.60 £12.02
90th Percentile £49.63 £49.84 £47.03
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -7 4 £375 -11.76%
East London -7 1 £300 -
North London -9 1 £550 +76.00%
South London - 1 £325 -
CCA
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 London region with a requirement for CCA.

1 16 (69.57%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (65.22%) Citrix
3 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 13 (56.52%) Windows
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (47.83%) VMware
5 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
6 9 (39.13%) MCSE
6 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (39.13%) XenApp
7 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) DNS
9 6 (26.09%) DHCP
10 5 (21.74%) WAN
10 5 (21.74%) SLA
10 5 (21.74%) LAN
10 5 (21.74%) Linux
10 5 (21.74%) Finance
10 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
10 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (21.74%) MCITP
11 4 (17.39%) Private Banking
11 4 (17.39%) WSUS
11 4 (17.39%) Wealth Management
11 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
11 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking

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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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) IIS
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.35%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP CO
1 2 (8.70%) SAP FI
1 2 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.35%) SAP AFS
2 1 (4.35%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DHCP
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
3 4 (17.39%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall
5 2 (8.70%) Skype
6 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.35%) SMTP
6 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.35%) VoIP
6 1 (4.35%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MS Access
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Private Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Banking Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
2 3 (13.04%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) IT Support
2 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) GDPR Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (8.70%) NetApp Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) SAP CO Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) SAP FI Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
1 4 (17.39%) Wealth Management
2 3 (13.04%) Coaching
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Network Design
2 3 (13.04%) Scrum
2 3 (13.04%) SDLC
2 3 (13.04%) User Stories
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) VBScript
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (39.13%) MCSE
4 5 (21.74%) MCITP
4 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (17.39%) CCEA
5 4 (17.39%) CCNA
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (13.04%) VCP5
7 2 (8.70%) NCSA
7 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
8 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (4.35%) CCAA
8 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (4.35%) MCP
8 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 3 (13.04%) GDPR
2 3 (13.04%) IFRS
2 3 (13.04%) IFRS 9
2 3 (13.04%) PSD2
3 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) XenApp
3 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (13.04%) XenServer
6 2 (8.70%) vSphere
7 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) WSUS
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
3 2 (8.70%) EdgeSight
3 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Citrix
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) NetApp
5 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.35%) AppDynamics
6 1 (4.35%) Apple
6 1 (4.35%) AppSense
6 1 (4.35%) Becrypt
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Mitel
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Splunk