The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 260 250 249
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 6 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.068% 0.22% 0.055%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 1.69% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 2
Median daily rate £450 £350 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -23.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £333 £450
% change year-on-year
+35.33% -26.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.00
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1143 1243 1074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.97% 13.16% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 620 523
Median daily rate £390 £365 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% +6.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 150 139
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.94% +28.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.02 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Forefront TMG
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Forefront TMG
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Forefront TMG
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Forefront TMG across the South East region.

Forefront TMG Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Forefront TMG
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
West Sussex - 4 £450 -
Oxfordshire +9 1 £325 -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Forefront TMG.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (41.67%) Clustering
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) NetApp
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) 3Com
5 4 (33.33%) VLAN
5 4 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
5 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) VLAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) BGP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) Skype
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (8.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) VCP5
2 2 (16.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (25.00%) XenApp
4 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) 3Com
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) NetApp
4 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 3 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) Meraki
5 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
6 2 (16.67%) Tripwire
6 2 (16.67%) Veritas
7 1 (8.33%) F5
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