The table below looks at the statistics for UAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 102 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing UAG 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.071% -
As % of the System Software category 1.36% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £440 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £488
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -40.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UAG
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
147 117 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.22% 8.26% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 42 69
Average daily rate £345 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £210 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.60 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £26.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

UAG
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

UAG Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

UAG
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

UAG Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

UAG
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 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
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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
Bury - 2 - -
UAG
North West

UAG
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter