Period
to 23 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 September 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 > South West
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 226 210 201
Rank change year-on-year -16 -9 +9
Contract jobs citing CCA 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.016% 0.069% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.045% 0.24% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
South West median daily rate £475 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% - -
England median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +30.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £29.13

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 West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,219 1,671 1,647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 34.72% 28.84% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,246 842 910
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £300 £256 £225
90th Percentile £634 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 120 119
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £41.83 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.42% +4.56% +19.40%
10th Percentile £16.17 £17.50 £16.68
90th Percentile £53.88 £48.75 £53.75
England median hourly rate £36.00 £24.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year +48.45% -14.91% +11.76%

CCA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CCA in the South West

CCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCA in the South West

CCA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCA in the South West

CCA
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Gloucestershire - 1 £475 -
CCA
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 South West region with a requirement for CCA.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering

CCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Stack
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) TestRail
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) MODAF
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) VMware