Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 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 West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 219
Contract jobs citing Forefront TMG 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.045%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
South West median daily rate - - £200
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 West 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 West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 699 752 716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.44% 12.95% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 447 376
South West median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -1.52%
10th Percentile £157 £125 £120
90th Percentile £540 £550 £488
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 79 93
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -26.43% +15.33%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.15 £43.49
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% +6.67%

Forefront TMG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Forefront TMG in the South West

Forefront TMG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Forefront TMG in the South West