The table below looks at the statistics for UAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank - - 77
Contract jobs citing UAG 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.098%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £475
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -38.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UAG
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 126 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.97% 10.89% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 50 26
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £150 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 21
Average hourly rate £15.46 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.48 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.63 £20.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UAG across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

UAG
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UAG across the Buckinghamshire region.

UAG Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

UAG
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing UAG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UAG.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing UAG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft