Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 31 May 2020 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)
England > South East
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 221 - 382
Rank change year-on-year - +382 -34
Contract jobs citing UAG 6 0 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.085% - 0.048%
As % of the System Software category 0.58% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 8
Median daily rate £431 - £318
10th Percentile £400 - £243
90th Percentile £498 - £380
England median daily rate £431 £388 £318
% change year-on-year +11.29% +22.05% -9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England 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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,043 2,386 2,365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.72% 16.20% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 1,505 1,265
Median daily rate £425 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +4.82% +3.75%
10th Percentile £146 £190 £181
90th Percentile £575 £592 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 151 165
Median hourly rate £16.13 £16.50 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.27% -0.69% +0.70%
10th Percentile £11.58 £10.61 £10.40
90th Percentile £35.00 £48.75 £45.13
Median hourly rate £18.70 £16.95 £16.29
% change year-on-year +10.32% +4.07% +1.80%

UAG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing UAG as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for UAG in the South East

UAG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing UAG in the South East.

Daily rate trend for UAG in the South East

UAG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing UAG in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for UAG in the South East

UAG
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the South East region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 6 £431 -
Thames Valley - 6 £431 -
UAG
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing UAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for UAG.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Remedy
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Computacenter
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (50.00%) Public Sector
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (33.33%) DMZ
4 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop

UAG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DMZ
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Support
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Computacenter
2 3 (50.00%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft