The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.31% - -
As % of the System Software category 3.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £300
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Forefront TMG
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
126 153 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.76% 14.52% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 44 11
Average daily rate £350 £335 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +34.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 52 35
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £9.00 £9.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £15.50 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Forefront TMG across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Forefront TMG
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Forefront TMG across the Buckinghamshire region.

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Forefront TMG
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Forefront TMG
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 3 £290 -
High Wycombe - - - -
Forefront TMG
South East

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Forefront TMG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Forefront TMG.

1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) UAG
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Websense
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Forefront TMG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Forefront TMG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) MediaWiki
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) UAG
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Websense
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Computacenter
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle