The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for UAG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 87
Contract jobs citing UAG 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - - 0.49%
As % of the System Software category - - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £280 £350
% change year-on-year +42.85% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

UAG is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 140 115 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.71% 12.04% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 57 62
Median daily rate £400 £430 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.97% +10.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 18
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -53.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +22.85%  

UAG
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing UAG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for UAG in Buckinghamshire

UAG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UAG in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for UAG in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for UAG.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) ISA Server
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA

UAG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support
5 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) MCSA
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) ISA Server
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Forcepoint
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Remedy
4 2 (33.33%) Computacenter