The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.48% -
As % of the System Software category - 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £365 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00
Forefront TMG
South West

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

System Software Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.36% 15.71% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 19
Average daily rate £375 £325 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £163 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.00 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Forefront TMG
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Forefront TMG
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) PABX
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel