The table below looks at the statistics for UAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 404 404 379
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Contract jobs citing UAG 4 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.052% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.20% 0.57% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 25
Average daily rate £388 £350 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £286 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £530
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
England

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1984 1944 1890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.37% 9.17% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1339 1271 1145
Average daily rate £425 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 116 113
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £28.75 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in London

UAG
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

UAG Daily Rate Trend in London

UAG
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UAG across the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

UAG Daily Rate Histogram in London

UAG
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

UAG Hourly Rate Trend in London

UAG
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Feltham - 1 £450 -
UAG
England

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Identity Management

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) CCEE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
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