Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Forefront TMG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Forefront TMG over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 632 585 589
Rank change year-on-year -47 +4 +10
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.007% 0.017% 0.007%
As % of the System Software category 0.052% 0.14% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
London median daily rate £340 - £375
10th Percentile £320 - £313
90th Percentile £360 - £388
England median daily rate £340 £345 £353
% change year-on-year -1.45% -2.13% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £49.19 -
England median hourly rate - £49.19 -

Forefront TMG is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5,800 5,107 4,250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.66% 12.31% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,226 3,520 2,896
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £175
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
England median daily rate £443 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +7.27% +8.55% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 147 189
London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.91 £50.00 £38.95
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.15 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.19% -

Forefront TMG
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Forefront TMG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Forefront TMG in London

Forefront TMG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Forefront TMG in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Forefront TMG in London

Forefront TMG
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London - 3 £340 -
Forefront TMG
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring

Forefront TMG
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Server Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) VMware