The table below looks at the statistics for UAG 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 UAG over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 560 481 523
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +42
Contract jobs citing UAG 25 80 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.17% 0.067%
As % of the System Software category 0.49% 1.63% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 54 13
Average daily rate
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£369 £453 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.50% +24.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £341 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £529 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £475 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.89% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 8
Average hourly rate £10.50 £35.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +125.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £35.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-70.00% +116.58%
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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 England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5062 4894 4332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.71% 10.30% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2790 2594 2104
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 637 628 653
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.65 £31.56 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -0.99%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in England

UAG
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

UAG Daily Rate Trend in England

UAG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UAG across the England region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

UAG Daily Rate Histogram in England

UAG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UAG across the England region.

UAG Hourly Rate Trend in England

UAG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
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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
South East -38 12 £410 -16.32% 1
London -21 10 £346 -23.05% 6
Yorkshire -11 2 £270 -
North West -7 1 - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
UAG
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UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 49 (94.23%) Windows
2 47 (90.38%) Active Directory
3 36 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 35 (67.31%) VMware
5 30 (57.69%) SCCM
6 28 (53.85%) SharePoint
7 26 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 26 (50.00%) SCOM
8 24 (46.15%) SAN
9 22 (42.31%) Citrix
9 22 (42.31%) MS Exchange
10 21 (40.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (34.62%) Hyper-V
11 18 (34.62%) F5
11 18 (34.62%) SQL
12 17 (32.69%) Forefront TMG
13 16 (30.77%) SharePoint 2013
13 16 (30.77%) DNS
13 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (26.92%) IIS
14 14 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (26.92%) XenApp
15 13 (25.00%) Lync
15 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (25.00%) Firewall
15 13 (25.00%) MCSE
15 13 (25.00%) ISA Server
16 12 (23.08%) Symantec
16 12 (23.08%) ITIL

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 28 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 22 (42.31%) MS Exchange
3 16 (30.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (26.92%) IIS
5 13 (25.00%) Lync
6 12 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (5.77%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (13.46%) Office 365
3 5 (9.62%) IaaS
3 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (46.15%) SAN
2 16 (30.77%) DNS
3 13 (25.00%) Firewall
4 10 (19.23%) WAN
5 9 (17.31%) DHCP
6 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 7 (13.46%) Network Security
8 6 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (11.54%) LAN
9 5 (9.62%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (9.62%) Internet
9 5 (9.62%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (7.69%) Extranet
11 3 (5.77%) Wireless
11 3 (5.77%) LDAP
11 3 (5.77%) NAS
12 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (1.92%) DMZ
12 1 (1.92%) VoIP
12 1 (1.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.62%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.92%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.92%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (7.69%) Publishing
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Architect
2 12 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Technical Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Support Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Network Support
8 2 (3.85%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Network Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Network Support Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) SOAP
2 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 3 (5.77%) XML
2 3 (5.77%) SAML
2 3 (5.77%) WCF
2 3 (5.77%) OAuth
2 3 (5.77%) XACML
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (3.85%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.92%) Middleware
4 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) PKI
2 7 (13.46%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) PDA
3 1 (1.92%) CCTV
3 1 (1.92%) CMDB
3 1 (1.92%) iPhone
3 1 (1.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 49 (94.23%) Windows
2 21 (40.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.54%) Linux
6 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.92%) UNIX
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (23.08%) ITIL
3 11 (21.15%) Load Balancing
4 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.54%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (7.69%) Software Deployment
6 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.77%) Change Management
7 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) High Availability
8 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.85%) Migration
8 2 (3.85%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.92%) Data Security
9 1 (1.92%) Security Management
9 1 (1.92%) Workflow
9 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.92%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (25.00%) MCSE
3 7 (13.46%) MCSA
4 5 (9.62%) MCP
5 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.77%) CCNA
6 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.85%) CCNP
8 1 (1.92%) CCDA
8 1 (1.92%) CCDP
8 1 (1.92%) CISSP
8 1 (1.92%) CISM
8 1 (1.92%) CEH
8 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 47 (90.38%) Active Directory
2 18 (34.62%) Hyper-V
3 17 (32.69%) Forefront TMG
4 14 (26.92%) XenApp
5 13 (25.00%) ISA Server
5 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (13.46%) XenDesktop
6 7 (13.46%) vSphere
7 6 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (11.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.92%) IAG
9 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.92%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (57.69%) SCCM
2 26 (50.00%) SCOM
3 6 (11.54%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Backup Exec
4 5 (9.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (5.77%) MOM
5 3 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (5.77%) MIIS
5 3 (5.77%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 36 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 35 (67.31%) VMware
3 22 (42.31%) Citrix
4 18 (34.62%) F5
5 12 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 12 (23.08%) Symantec
6 7 (13.46%) Juniper
7 6 (11.54%) IBM
7 6 (11.54%) Websense
8 5 (9.62%) Cisco
8 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.69%) HP
10 3 (5.77%) CommVault
10 3 (5.77%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.85%) Remedy
11 2 (3.85%) Sophos
12 1 (1.92%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (1.92%) NetApp
12 1 (1.92%) Siemens
12 1 (1.92%) Dell
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