Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 November 2017 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 > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 377 379
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 0 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.012% 0.092%
As % of the System Software category - 0.093% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
South East median daily rate - - £350
England median daily rate £340 £290 £345
% change year-on-year +17.24% -15.94% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2474 2149 2221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.70% 12.91% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1470 1265 1216
South East median daily rate £394 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.07% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £144 £184 £161
90th Percentile £538 £538 £490
England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 191 254
South East median hourly rate £16.71 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.37% -14.29% +12.90%
10th Percentile £10.26 £10.29 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.96 £39.70
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Forefront TMG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Forefront TMG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Forefront TMG in the South East

Forefront TMG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Forefront TMG in the South East