The table below looks at the statistics for UAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 127 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UAG 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.079% - 0.095%
As % of the System Software category 0.92% - 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £245
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +53.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
217 244 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.56% 10.64% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 97 56
Average daily rate £366 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.51% -3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £184 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 42 64
Average hourly rate £10.75 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £33.25 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

UAG
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

UAG Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

UAG
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

UAG Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CCA
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) CMDB

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Support
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCA
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) HP