Period
to 3 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 3 December 2020 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 > North West
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 187 215
Rank change year-on-year +65 +28 -14
Contract jobs citing CCA 2 9 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.089% 0.17% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.77% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £325 £563 £713
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.22% -21.05% -
10th Percentile £313 £285 £636
90th Percentile £338 £605 £775
England median daily rate £563 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +40.63% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.34 - -

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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 478 1,166 1,104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.17% 21.76% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 684 655
Median daily rate £450 £438 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.71% +2.50%
10th Percentile £189 £173 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £598
England median daily rate £475 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 95 114
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.71 £30.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.38% +3.85% -21.45%
10th Percentile £15.02 £13.42 £15.32
90th Percentile £60.85 £54.00 £52.40
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.12
% change year-on-year - +39.33% +0.48%

CCA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing CCA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CCA in the North West

CCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CCA in the North West.

Daily rate trend for CCA in the North West

CCA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CCA in the North West.

Hourly rate trend for CCA in the North West

CCA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the North West region over the 6 months to 3 December 2020. 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
Manchester +53 2 £325 +12.07%
CCA
England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for CCA.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIS
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP

CCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto