The table below looks at the statistics for ISA Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 100 94 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.060% 0.068% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 0.52% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£451 - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £195
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +105.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - £25.00
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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 East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
194 191 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.59% 12.90% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 80 40
Average daily rate £350 £165 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.12% -44.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £70 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 44 45
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -25.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.88 £72.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

ISA Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

ISA Server
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

ISA Server Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

ISA Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

ISA Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 2000
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
1 5 (83.33%) Office Communications Server
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) WSUS
1 5 (83.33%) Forefront TMG
1 5 (83.33%) Lync
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Office Communications Server
1 5 (83.33%) Lync
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 2000
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) WSUS
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) HP