The table below looks at the statistics for UAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 91 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing UAG 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.46% -
As % of the System Software category 2.08% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £490 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £377 £475 £288
% change year-on-year
-20.57% +65.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
- +116.58%
UAG
South East

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

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
192 162 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.44% 12.53% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 98 89
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 21
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.74 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £23.80 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

UAG
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

UAG Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

UAG
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UAG across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

UAG Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

UAG
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

UAG Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

UAG
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Woking - 1 £260 -
Redhill - - - -
Staines - - - -
UAG
South East

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) SCCM
2 14 (93.33%) SCOM
3 13 (86.67%) Hyper-V
3 13 (86.67%) Forefront TMG
3 13 (86.67%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (86.67%) SAN
3 13 (86.67%) ISA Server
3 13 (86.67%) VMware
4 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (80.00%) SolarWinds
4 12 (80.00%) Load Balancing
5 11 (73.33%) F5
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (40.00%) MCSE
6 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (20.00%) CommVault
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (13.33%) Citrix
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
9 2 (13.33%) PKI
9 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) Lync
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (13.33%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Architect
2 9 (60.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (80.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (40.00%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Hyper-V
2 13 (86.67%) Forefront TMG
2 13 (86.67%) ISA Server
3 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.67%) DFS Replication
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) SCCM
1 14 (93.33%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 11 (73.33%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) CommVault
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp