The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £345 £450
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
330 204 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.43% 8.56% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 103 87
Median daily rate £375 £333 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.61% +11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £160 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 55
Median hourly rate £12.75 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.62 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £28.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +9.67%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Forefront TMG
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Forefront TMG Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Forefront TMG
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Forefront TMG Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands