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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 433 433 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.004% -
As % of the System Software category 0.15% 0.044% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £260 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £345 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
2711 2270 2348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.93% 9.62% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1915 1483 1454
Median daily rate £450 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 93 168
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.98 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +2.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.50 £34.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Validation

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft