The table below looks at the statistics for UAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank - 272 242
Contract jobs citing UAG 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.031% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category - 0.25% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £450 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +104.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £220
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.00
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1064 1213 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.14% 12.39% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 671 581
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 141 138
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £39.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UAG
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

UAG Daily Rate Trend in the South East

UAG
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

UAG Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 South East region with a requirement for UAG.

1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
3 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) FTP
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) ISA Server
5 3 (33.33%) Security Management
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) Publishing
5 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless Security
5 3 (33.33%) PKI
5 3 (33.33%) WSUS
5 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
7 1 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) SLA
7 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) FTP
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
2 5 (55.56%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless Security
4 1 (11.11%) Broadband
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Web Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Security Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky