The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - - 82
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.075%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £364 £333
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +9.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 123 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.79% 8.51% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 23
Median daily rate £395 £388 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £290 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Forefront TMG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Forefront TMG
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh