Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for UAG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UAG over the 6 months to 18 November 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 245 269
Rank change year-on-year -3 +24 +26
Contract jobs citing UAG 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.014% 0.030% 0.043%
As % of the System Software category 0.12% 0.28% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
City of London median daily rate £410 £293 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.17% - -
Central London median daily rate £410 £293 -
% change year-on-year +40.17% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

UAG is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 837 717 910
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.82% 10.69% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 561 686
City of London median daily rate £489 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.61% +5.88% +13.79%
10th Percentile £212 £200 £210
90th Percentile £651 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 36
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.25 £13.19
90th Percentile £27.33 £55.00 £33.00
Central London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.99
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.61% +14.22%

UAG
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing UAG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for UAG in the City of London

UAG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UAG in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for UAG.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Ionix
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler

UAG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Personalization
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ionix
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec