The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for IAG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IAG over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Intelligent Application Gateway (IAG)
UK
Rank 582 - 610
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing IAG 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% - 0.004%
As % of the System Software category 0.081% - 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £286 - £451
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

IAG 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 with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4947 5703 5312
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.14% 10.80% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3133 3442 2911
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 344 448 595
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.61% +1.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.10 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

IAG
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IAG in the UK

IAG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IAG in the UK

IAG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IAG over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IAG in the UK

IAG
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IAG within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 4 £286 -
England - 4 £286 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
West End of London - 1 £400 -

IAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IAG.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) Temenos T24
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Murex MxML
3 1 (25.00%) Core Impact
3 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Misys Midas
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Murex

IAG
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Misys Midas
1 1 (25.00%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Management Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Murex Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) AS400
1 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Core Impact
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Murex
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy
1 1 (25.00%) SAP