The table below looks at the statistics for IAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IAG over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Intelligent Application Gateway (IAG)
Rank - 576 556
Contract jobs citing IAG 0 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.004% 0.029%
As % of the System Software category - 0.042% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 12
Average daily rate - £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 £475
% change year-on-year
- -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IAG
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4646 4765 4443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.84% 10.14% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2802 2605 2280
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 451 568 524
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.15 £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

IAG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IAG Jobs Demand Trend in England

IAG
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IAG Daily Rate Trend in England

IAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IAG 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 IAG.

1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (25.00%) Online Games
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) UAG
2 2 (25.00%) BeanShell
2 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) SailPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) SafeCom
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server

IAG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IAG 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 IAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SailPoint
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Online Games
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
1 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
1 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
1 1 (12.50%) SEO
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) BeanShell
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) UAG
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (25.00%) SafeCom
2 2 (25.00%) VMware