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 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank - 267 247
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 0 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.021% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category - 0.20% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Median daily rate - £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50
Forefront TMG
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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
1064 1013 1313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.74% 10.79% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 553 666
Median daily rate £350 £350 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 121 145
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £42.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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
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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 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 South East region with a requirement for Forefront TMG.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Skype

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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft