The table below looks at the statistics for IAG skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IAG over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Intelligent Application Gateway (IAG)
Rank 645 650 629
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Contract jobs citing IAG 3 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.017% 0.010%
As % of the System Software category 0.047% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Median daily rate £438 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £250 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £517 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate - £280 £444
% change year-on-year
- -36.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6439 5860 5800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.05% 10.09% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4068 3328 3222
Median daily rate £405 £370 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.45% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 627 704
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £40.21 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

IAG
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IAG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IAG
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IAG within the UK.

IAG Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IAG
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IAG within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 2 £438 +29.62%
London -11 2 £438 +25.00%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £425 -

IAG
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IAG.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) BeanShell
1 2 (66.67%) SailPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Management
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) CGEIT
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) SLA

IAG
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technology Risk Manager
2 1 (33.33%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SailPoint
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) BeanShell
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CGEIT
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft