The table below looks at the statistics for ISA Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 113 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 15 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% - 0.074%
As % of the System Software category 5.03% - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £32.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-60.93% +77.77%
ISA Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
298 329 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.93% 11.65% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 174 117
Average daily rate £375 £398 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +19.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 42
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.10 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £23.80 £27.54
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISA Server across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

ISA Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ISA Server
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISA Server across the Berkshire region.

ISA Server Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ISA Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISA Server across the Berkshire region.

ISA Server Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ISA Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISA Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 8 £450 -
Bracknell - 6 - - 1
ISA Server
South East

ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ISA Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISA Server.

1 25 (92.59%) Windows
1 25 (92.59%) Windows Server
2 18 (66.67%) WSUS
3 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 17 (62.96%) Firewall
4 15 (55.56%) Security Management
4 15 (55.56%) Wireless
4 15 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (55.56%) PKI
4 15 (55.56%) Internet
4 15 (55.56%) Wireless Security
4 15 (55.56%) Network Architecture
4 15 (55.56%) UAG
5 14 (51.85%) Identity Management
6 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
7 8 (29.63%) SLA
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 6 (22.22%) Java
8 6 (22.22%) Flash
8 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 6 (22.22%) DNS
8 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Time Management
8 6 (22.22%) Fujitsu
9 5 (18.52%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco
10 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
10 4 (14.81%) DHCP

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ISA Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISA Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) Internet
2 15 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (55.56%) Wireless
2 15 (55.56%) Wireless Security
3 6 (22.22%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) DHCP
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security
6 2 (7.41%) LDAP
6 2 (7.41%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (7.41%) Skype
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Field Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Security Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Web Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Web Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) IT Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) IT Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) IT Security Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Security Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Security Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Flash
2 2 (7.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) PKI
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
1 25 (92.59%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) AIX
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Network Architecture
1 15 (55.56%) Security Management
2 14 (51.85%) Identity Management
3 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 6 (22.22%) Time Management
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Coaching
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.70%) Server Hardening
6 1 (3.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) CISSP
2 3 (11.11%) MCSE
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) VCP5
3 2 (7.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) UAG
2 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (18.52%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 3 (11.11%) vSphere
4 3 (11.11%) XenApp
4 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.41%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (7.41%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) Fujitsu
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) Dell
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
5 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) Avaya
6 2 (7.41%) Polycom
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Veritas
7 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint