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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 86 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing UAG 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.29% 0.078% -
As % of the System Software category 3.31% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£456 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £475 £255
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +86.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +117.66%
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
121 137 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.67% 10.64% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 73 77
Average daily rate £366 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.08% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £127 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 28
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £13.87 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £23.80 £22.60
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Staines - - - -
UAG
South East

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) SCCM
2 15 (93.75%) SCOM
3 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 14 (87.50%) VMware
4 12 (75.00%) ISA Server
4 12 (75.00%) SAN
4 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
4 12 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (68.75%) SolarWinds
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
5 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
6 10 (62.50%) F5
7 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
8 5 (31.25%) MCSE
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (25.00%) PKI
9 4 (25.00%) Lync
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
10 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 3 (18.75%) CommVault
10 3 (18.75%) DNS
10 3 (18.75%) SharePoint

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) Lync
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
2 8 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) ISA Server
2 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (6.25%) XenApp
6 1 (6.25%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) SCCM
1 15 (93.75%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) SolarWinds
3 10 (62.50%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) CommVault
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp