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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 84 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing UAG 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.29% -
As % of the System Software category 2.40% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£395 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £475 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.10% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £35.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-70.00% +116.58%
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
125 162 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.08% 15.55% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 15
Average daily rate £350 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 56 33
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.09 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.50 £16.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

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
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -8 2 £380 -15.66%
UAG
South East

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Websense
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Websense
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Computacenter