The first table below looks at the demand for Forefront TMG skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 404 381 410
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 8 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.037% 0.046%
As % of the System Software category 0.42% 0.47% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 10
Average daily rate £300 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £281 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £225 £313
% change year-on-year
+88.88% -28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.25 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +42.10%
System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1922 1696 2063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.94% 7.85% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 1040 1212
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 151 166
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.95 £32.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Forefront TMG across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Histogram in London

Forefront TMG
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -18 2 £300 -22.58%
Ilford - - - -
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (58.33%) VMware
5 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
5 7 (58.33%) VoIP
5 7 (58.33%) VPN
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) HP
5 7 (58.33%) MPLS
6 6 (50.00%) DHCP
7 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (41.67%) Finance
7 5 (41.67%) Replication
7 5 (41.67%) 3PAR
7 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
8 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 4 (33.33%) Citrix
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (33.33%) DNS
9 3 (25.00%) IIS
9 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (8.33%) Apache
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
2 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 7 (58.33%) MPLS
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) IPsec
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 1 (8.33%) IPv4
7 1 (8.33%) IPv6
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) AIX
5 2 (16.67%) Windows NT
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Fund Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCTS
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) SCSA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (25.00%) UAG
5 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Veritas File System
5 2 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (16.67%) VMware GSX
6 1 (8.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) YUM
1 2 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
1 2 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) 3PAR
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Tandberg
5 2 (16.67%) Aruba
5 2 (16.67%) Opsware
5 2 (16.67%) Stonesoft
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) Hitachi
5 2 (16.67%) Veritas
5 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) Sun
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Websense
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