The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 March 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 108 -
Contract jobs citing CCA 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.20% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +53.84% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.50

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 178 309 256
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.28% 15.77% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 206 166
Median daily rate £388 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £252 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 8
Median hourly rate £26.62 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +104.76% -16.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £35.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

CCA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing CCA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCA in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCA in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCA in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCA.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware GSX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) WebOps Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) KYC
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) vCloud
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware GSX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware