The table below looks at the statistics for UAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 - - 144
Contract jobs citing UAG 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.13%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £220
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
330 342 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.38% 10.22% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 168 207
Median daily rate £330 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £129 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 50 37
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £13.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.19 £25.00
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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

UAG
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

UAG Daily Rate Trend in the South West

UAG
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

UAG Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 West region with a requirement for UAG.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Licensing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense
1 2 (100.00%) Canon
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos