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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing UAG 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £220 £320
% change year-on-year
+40.90% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -67.69%
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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
128 106 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.33% 8.88% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 25 58
Average daily rate £359 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £201 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 25
Average hourly rate £15.57 £12.50 £13.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.56% -5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.04 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £16.50 £42.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (83.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) X-Windows
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) OVSD
3 3 (50.00%) OpenView
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) CCSP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
1 5 (83.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (50.00%) OpenView
2 3 (50.00%) OVSD
3 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco