The table below looks at the statistics for UAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 60 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UAG 15 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.49% - 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 9.20% - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.09% +11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UAG
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
163 145 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.20% 14.95% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 73 61
Median daily rate £415 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £206 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 14
Median hourly rate £19.42 £18.55 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £14.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.32 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing UAG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

UAG
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

UAG Daily Rate Trend in Reading

UAG
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UAG across the Reading region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

UAG Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for UAG.

1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (83.33%) Firewall
3 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) Internet
4 17 (70.83%) Windows Server
5 14 (58.33%) ISA Server
5 14 (58.33%) Security Management
5 14 (58.33%) Wireless
5 14 (58.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (58.33%) PKI
5 14 (58.33%) WSUS
5 14 (58.33%) Wireless Security
5 14 (58.33%) Network Architecture
6 13 (54.17%) Identity Management
7 10 (41.67%) IIS
8 9 (37.50%) ITIL
8 9 (37.50%) DNS
9 6 (25.00%) FTP
9 6 (25.00%) SSL
9 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
9 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
9 6 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
11 4 (16.67%) VPN
11 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (16.67%) Windows Intune

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 18 (75.00%) Internet
3 14 (58.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (58.33%) Wireless
3 14 (58.33%) Wireless Security
4 9 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (25.00%) FTP
5 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 6 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 6 (25.00%) SSL
6 4 (16.67%) VPN
7 3 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Consultant
2 9 (37.50%) Field Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL Consultant
3 6 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Web Consultant
3 6 (25.00%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (25.00%) Web Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) IT Security Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) PKI
2 3 (12.50%) BYOD
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Network Architecture
1 14 (58.33%) Security Management
2 13 (54.17%) Identity Management
3 9 (37.50%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (4.17%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) Server Hardening
7 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.50%) CISSP
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) MCITP
4 2 (8.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) ISA Server
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (58.33%) WSUS
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Intune
3 2 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft