Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 15 July 2018 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 172 208
Contract jobs citing UAG 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.071% 0.090%
As % of the System Software category - 0.78% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Scotland median daily rate - £200 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.00% -
UK median daily rate £301 £394 £323
% change year-on-year -23.56% +22.09% -26.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 730 386 836
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.98% 9.19% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 220 404
Scotland median daily rate £338 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +10.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £163 £141 £161
90th Percentile £534 £501 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 27
Scotland median hourly rate £15.86 £20.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.57% -44.67% +120.59%
10th Percentile £11.07 £12.93 £27.15
90th Percentile £34.50 £26.25 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year - +1.59% -1.56%

UAG
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing UAG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for UAG in Scotland

UAG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UAG in Scotland