The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 423 423 418
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.013% 0.029%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Median daily rate - £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.19 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50
Forefront TMG
England

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2684 2169 2184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.56% 9.58% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1838 1527 1413
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £218 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 106 162
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.93
% change year-on-year
- -5.46%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Forefront TMG
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Trend in London

Forefront TMG
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the London region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
New Malden - 2 - -
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Forefront TMG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Forefront TMG.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) BT
2 3 (42.86%) IPsec
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) 802.11
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
2 3 (42.86%) ICMP
2 3 (42.86%) L2TP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) ADSL
2 3 (42.86%) RIP
2 3 (42.86%) SNMP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (42.86%) COM
2 3 (42.86%) Nessus
2 3 (42.86%) SSH
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
2 3 (42.86%) WhatsUp Gold

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) 802.11
1 3 (42.86%) ADSL
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
1 3 (42.86%) ICMP
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
1 3 (42.86%) IPsec
1 3 (42.86%) iSCSI
1 3 (42.86%) L2TP
1 3 (42.86%) MPLS
1 3 (42.86%) NAS
1 3 (42.86%) OSPF
1 3 (42.86%) RIP
1 3 (42.86%) SNMP
1 3 (42.86%) SSH
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
1 3 (42.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) FreeBSD
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
1 3 (42.86%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCDP
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CLAS
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nessus
1 3 (42.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) BT
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) VMware