Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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 Intelligent Application Gateway (IAG)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 887 883 881
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 -12
Contract jobs citing IAG 9 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.003% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.069% 0.023% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 12
UK median daily rate £460 £438 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +26.81% -16.36%
10th Percentile £130 £416 £238
90th Percentile £663 £449 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12991 12955 11683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.60% 12.34% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8433 8117 6649
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +9.63%
10th Percentile £156 £173 £158
90th Percentile £613 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.48% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 723 888 1250
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £15.88 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.94% -0.78% +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £10.08
90th Percentile £47.20 £42.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.58%

IAG
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IAG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IAG in the UK

IAG
Top 6 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
England -1 8 £460 +5.14%
London -6 5 £288 -34.29%
UK excluding London +36 4 £625 -
South West - 2 £625 -
Scotland +3 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
3 2 (22.22%) BitLocker
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Database Security
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (22.22%) SABSA
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (22.22%) SANS
3 2 (22.22%) Security Auditing
3 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) OWASP
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) OSCP

IAG
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (22.22%) IPsec
2 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Tableau Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technology Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SAML
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Life Science
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Database Security
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) OWASP
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) SABSA
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Statistics
2 2 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISM
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) OSCP
1 2 (22.22%) SANS
2 1 (11.11%) APMP
2 1 (11.11%) CGEIT
2 1 (11.11%) CISA
2 1 (11.11%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (22.22%) GDPR
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) BitLocker
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau