The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.34% 11.43% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 13
Average daily rate £213 £250 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £76 £81 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £375 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.14 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £27.75 £14.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Forefront TMG
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft