Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 353 328 379
Rank change year-on-year -25 +51 -36
Contract jobs citing CCA 16 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.097% 0.15% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.57% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 2
South East median daily rate £423 £475 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.95% +36.69% +15.83%
10th Percentile £281 £228 £326
90th Percentile £630 £915 £373
England median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £5.00 -
% change year-on-year +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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,681 4,004 5,043
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.31% 25.98% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,069 2,439 2,999
South East median daily rate £405 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +0.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £220 £257 £258
90th Percentile £563 £575 £530
England median daily rate £440 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +3.53% +4.87% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 220 258
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £23.27 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.42% -33.53% +105.88%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.88 £50.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.94 £26.00
% change year-on-year -9.40% -0.24% +36.84%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CCA in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCA in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCA in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCA in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCA in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCA within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
West Sussex -9 7 £630 +48.24% 2
Thames Valley -10 6 £388 -61.25% 1
Buckinghamshire -17 4 £423 -15.40% 1
Hampshire 0 2 - -
Berkshire -8 2 £288 -80.83%
Surrey -23 1 - - 1
CCA
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for CCA.

1 9 (56.25%) Citrix
1 9 (56.25%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) CRM
3 6 (37.50%) ERP
3 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (37.50%) webMethods
3 6 (37.50%) SAP XI
3 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Data Management
3 6 (37.50%) General Ledger
3 6 (37.50%) SAP ERP
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) SAP PSCD
3 6 (37.50%) Revenue Management
3 6 (37.50%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (37.50%) Master Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (25.00%) XenApp
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) SAP ERP
1 6 (37.50%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (37.50%) SAP Data Services
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
1 6 (37.50%) General Ledger
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
1 6 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Management Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) SAP XI
2 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Life Science
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Android
5 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) CRM
1 6 (37.50%) Data Management
1 6 (37.50%) ERP
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
1 6 (37.50%) Master Data Management
1 6 (37.50%) Revenue Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (18.75%) MCSA
4 3 (18.75%) MCSE
5 2 (12.50%) CCEA
5 2 (12.50%) MCP
6 1 (6.25%) CCAA
6 1 (6.25%) CCNA
6 1 (6.25%) CCNP
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.25%) MCITP
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) EdgeSight
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) OVSD
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) webMethods
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Apple
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Canon
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
5 1 (6.25%) Polycom
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec