The table below looks at the statistics for ISA Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £318
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -13.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - -
ISA Server
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
98 65 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.91% 4.78% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 39
Average daily rate £369 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £243 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

ISA Server Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ISA Server
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ISA Server Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ISA Server
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco