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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 116 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 8 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.37% 0.48% -
As % of the System Software category 2.24% 2.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £288 £248
% change year-on-year
+56.52% +16.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
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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
357 310 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.58% 16.41% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 154 88
Average daily rate £360 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £207 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £438 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 25 59
Average hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.63% +97.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £14.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £28.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 2 March 2015.

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (94.44%) DV Cleared
2 17 (94.44%) X.400
2 17 (94.44%) X.500
3 16 (88.89%) Clearswift
3 16 (88.89%) Firewall
3 16 (88.89%) PowerShell
4 15 (83.33%) Boundary Protection
4 15 (83.33%) Military
5 14 (77.78%) SMTP
6 13 (72.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 13 (72.22%) Integration Testing
7 11 (61.11%) FTP
8 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 7 (38.89%) XML
8 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
8 7 (38.89%) BIG-IP
8 7 (38.89%) Ajax
8 7 (38.89%) PKI
9 5 (27.78%) JSON
9 5 (27.78%) HTTPS
9 5 (27.78%) SSL
9 5 (27.78%) VBScript
9 5 (27.78%) F5
10 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
10 4 (22.22%) IIS
10 4 (22.22%) HTTP
10 4 (22.22%) Internet
11 3 (16.67%) Windows

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) X.400
1 17 (94.44%) X.500
2 16 (88.89%) Firewall
3 14 (77.78%) SMTP
4 11 (61.11%) FTP
5 7 (38.89%) BIG-IP
5 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) HTTPS
6 5 (27.78%) SSL
7 4 (22.22%) Internet
7 4 (22.22%) HTTP
8 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 15 (83.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Messaging Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) XML
1 7 (38.89%) Ajax
2 5 (27.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Boundary Protection
2 13 (72.22%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) VBScript
4 3 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (94.44%) DV Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 13 (72.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Clearswift
3 5 (27.78%) F5