The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 117 105 112
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 7 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.31% 0.53% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category 2.07% 3.59% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £425 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +88.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -28.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

System Software Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
338 306 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.08% 14.83% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 151 97
Average daily rate £375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 51
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +59.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.50 £27.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +6.45%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Forefront TMG
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Forefront TMG
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (91.67%) DV Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) X.400
2 11 (91.67%) X.500
2 11 (91.67%) Clearswift
3 10 (83.33%) Military
3 10 (83.33%) Boundary Protection
4 9 (75.00%) SMTP
5 7 (58.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (41.67%) BIG-IP
6 5 (41.67%) Ajax
6 5 (41.67%) PKI
6 5 (41.67%) FTP
6 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (33.33%) VBScript
7 4 (33.33%) HTTPS
7 4 (33.33%) SSL
7 4 (33.33%) JSON
7 4 (33.33%) F5
8 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) C
8 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 2 (16.67%) XML
9 2 (16.67%) Windows
10 1 (8.33%) Network Security

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) X.400
1 11 (91.67%) X.500
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) SMTP
3 5 (41.67%) FTP
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) BIG-IP
4 4 (33.33%) HTTPS
4 4 (33.33%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 10 (83.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Architect
1 2 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Integration Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Ajax
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Boundary Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) VBScript
4 3 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Clearswift
3 4 (33.33%) F5