The first table below looks at the demand for UAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 107 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UAG 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.055% - 0.056%
As % of the System Software category 0.72% - 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £225 £338
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +47.05%
System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
139 111 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.71% 8.38% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 24 31
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £118 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 22
Average hourly rate £11.75 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.16 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £20.75 £19.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
UAG
Yorkshire

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

UAG
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UAG Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

UAG
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Vacancies
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UAG
Yorkshire

UAG
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco