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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 115 114 120
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing UAG 2 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.083% 0.35% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 0.91% 3.27% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Average daily rate
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- £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £9.75 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £32.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-67.69% +27.45%
UAG
England

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
219 245 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.11% 10.81% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 105 79
Average daily rate £305 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £131 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 36 33
Average hourly rate £13.98 £22.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.57% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £11.00 £10.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.49 £20.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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
West Yorkshire +4 2 - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
UAG
England

UAG
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens