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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 414 396 406
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing UAG 14 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.091% 0.052%
As % of the System Software category 0.64% 1.05% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 6
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£363 £385 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.84% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £344 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+28.12% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £35.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-70.00% +125.80%
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
2191 2200 1967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.89% 8.68% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1411 1355 1169
Average daily rate £390 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £203 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 137 158
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £31.50 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
City of London +24 6 £330 -24.57%
UAG
England

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (86.96%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 15 (65.22%) VMware
5 14 (60.87%) SharePoint
6 13 (56.52%) SAN
6 13 (56.52%) Symantec
6 13 (56.52%) SCOM
6 13 (56.52%) Lync
7 12 (52.17%) XenApp
7 12 (52.17%) Citrix
7 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
8 11 (47.83%) Firewall
9 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
10 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (34.78%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (30.43%) F5
11 7 (30.43%) vSphere
11 7 (30.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (30.43%) Network Security
11 7 (30.43%) SCCM
11 7 (30.43%) DNS
11 7 (30.43%) Juniper
12 6 (26.09%) IBM
12 6 (26.09%) WAN
12 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
12 6 (26.09%) IIS
12 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
12 6 (26.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (26.09%) Backup Exec

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 14 (60.87%) SharePoint
2 13 (56.52%) Lync
3 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
4 8 (34.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (30.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (26.09%) IIS
6 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (26.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (17.39%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) SAN
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) Network Security
3 7 (30.43%) DNS
4 6 (26.09%) WAN
4 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
5 5 (21.74%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (17.39%) NAS
6 4 (17.39%) Extranet
7 2 (8.70%) SMTP
7 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
7 2 (8.70%) Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (4.35%) LAN
8 1 (4.35%) WLAN
8 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.35%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (17.39%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) CCTV
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) WAN Optimisation
2 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
2 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Data Security
5 1 (4.35%) Security Management
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security
5 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
2 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CISM
2 1 (4.35%) CEH
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (52.17%) XenApp
3 7 (30.43%) vSphere
4 6 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (26.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) SCOM
2 7 (30.43%) SCCM
3 6 (26.09%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (26.09%) Backup Exec
4 4 (17.39%) MIMEsweeper
4 4 (17.39%) MOM
5 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 13 (56.52%) Symantec
4 12 (52.17%) Citrix
5 7 (30.43%) Juniper
5 7 (30.43%) F5
6 6 (26.09%) IBM
7 4 (17.39%) Websense
8 3 (13.04%) Riverbed
9 1 (4.35%) MobileIron
9 1 (4.35%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.35%) SonicWALL
9 1 (4.35%) ProCurve
9 1 (4.35%) Cisco
9 1 (4.35%) HP
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