The first table below looks at the demand for ISA Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 513 495 517
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 44 27 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.063% 0.095%
As % of the System Software category 0.91% 0.67% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 28
Average daily rate £360 £225 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £122 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £322 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £225 £343
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -34.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £28.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +154.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-34.54% +10.00%
System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4816 4025 4359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.38% 9.32% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2489 1979 2157
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £192 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 570 602 542
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.65 £33.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
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ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ISA Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISA Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ISA Server Daily Rate Trend in England

ISA Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISA Server across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ISA Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

ISA Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ISA Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

ISA Server
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -23 17 £335 +30.09% 2
South West -11 15 £400 +53.84%
North West -15 4 - - 1
South East -23 4 £335 +162.74% 4
East of England -31 3 £350 -20.45% 4
East Midlands -12 1 - - 1
Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
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ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 58 (73.42%) Windows
2 56 (70.89%) Microsoft
3 55 (69.62%) Active Directory
4 43 (54.43%) IIS
4 43 (54.43%) VMware
5 41 (51.90%) DNS
6 39 (49.37%) MS Exchange
6 39 (49.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (48.10%) PowerShell
7 38 (48.10%) DHCP
7 38 (48.10%) Firewall
8 37 (46.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (44.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
11 27 (34.18%) Websense
12 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (31.65%) vSphere
13 24 (30.38%) VB
14 23 (29.11%) SharePoint
14 23 (29.11%) Clearswift
15 22 (27.85%) Symantec
15 22 (27.85%) VMware ESX
15 22 (27.85%) Cisco
15 22 (27.85%) Security Cleared
16 21 (26.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 20 (25.32%) SMTP
17 20 (25.32%) MCSE
17 20 (25.32%) SC Cleared
17 20 (25.32%) SharePoint 2010
18 19 (24.05%) Blackberry

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 43 (54.43%) IIS
2 39 (49.37%) MS Exchange
3 23 (29.11%) SharePoint
4 21 (26.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 20 (25.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 16 (20.25%) SharePoint Server
7 13 (16.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (6.33%) Apache
11 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (2.53%) Lync
12 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
12 1 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 18 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.19%) MS Office
3 6 (7.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) CATIA
4 1 (1.27%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (51.90%) DNS
2 38 (48.10%) DHCP
2 38 (48.10%) Firewall
3 20 (25.32%) SMTP
4 13 (16.46%) LAN
5 10 (12.66%) Network Security
6 9 (11.39%) WAN
7 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
7 8 (10.13%) VPN
7 8 (10.13%) SAN
8 7 (8.86%) IPv4
9 5 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (6.33%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.80%) Internet
11 2 (2.53%) Extranet
11 2 (2.53%) Intranet
11 2 (2.53%) IPv6
11 2 (2.53%) VoIP
11 2 (2.53%) LDAP
11 2 (2.53%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.27%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.27%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.53%) MSI
2 2 (2.53%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 14 (17.72%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Back Office
3 4 (5.06%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.80%) Publishing
5 2 (2.53%) Local Government
5 2 (2.53%) Law
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Administrator
2 18 (22.78%) Consultant
3 16 (20.25%) SharePoint Administrator
4 13 (16.46%) Messaging Consultant
5 11 (13.92%) Server Engineer
6 10 (12.66%) Network Engineer
7 9 (11.39%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 7 (8.86%) Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Consultant
9 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Messaging Administrator
11 3 (3.80%) IT Support
11 3 (3.80%) Server Support
11 3 (3.80%) Security Analyst
12 2 (2.53%) Wintel Support
12 2 (2.53%) Storage Engineer
12 2 (2.53%) Web Analyst
12 2 (2.53%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) .NET
2 2 (2.53%) SOAP
2 2 (2.53%) Web Services
2 2 (2.53%) XML
2 2 (2.53%) XML Messaging
2 2 (2.53%) jQuery
3 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Blackberry
2 16 (20.25%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.59%) Statistics
4 5 (6.33%) Fat Client
4 5 (6.33%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.80%) Replication
6 2 (2.53%) PKI
7 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 58 (73.42%) Windows
2 39 (49.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (44.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.86%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.33%) Linux
5 5 (6.33%) Windows 2000
6 3 (3.80%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.53%) Solaris
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.27%) UNIX
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Server Monitoring
2 16 (20.25%) Migration
3 15 (18.99%) Change Control
4 10 (12.66%) ITIL
5 8 (10.13%) Change Management
5 8 (10.13%) Incident Management
5 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 7 (8.86%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.33%) Data Security
7 5 (6.33%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (5.06%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.80%) Identity Management
9 3 (3.80%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.80%) Information Security
9 3 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.53%) Information Governance
10 2 (2.53%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (2.53%) Time Management
10 2 (2.53%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.10%) PowerShell
2 24 (30.38%) VB
3 16 (20.25%) SQL
4 3 (3.80%) VBScript
5 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (27.85%) Security Cleared
3 20 (25.32%) SC Cleared
3 20 (25.32%) MCSE
4 5 (6.33%) MCITP
5 4 (5.06%) MCSA
5 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.80%) CCNA
7 2 (2.53%) Degree
7 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.53%) MCTS
8 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.80%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (69.62%) Active Directory
2 37 (46.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (31.65%) vSphere
4 22 (27.85%) VMware ESX
5 9 (11.39%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (6.33%) KVM
7 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.80%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.80%) Snort
9 2 (2.53%) Squid
9 2 (2.53%) UAG
9 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.27%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (21.52%) MAILsweeper
1 17 (21.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 9 (11.39%) ARCserve
2 9 (11.39%) OpenView
3 5 (6.33%) OVSD
3 5 (6.33%) SCCM
3 5 (6.33%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (6.33%) DameWare
4 4 (5.06%) MOM
5 3 (3.80%) SCOM
5 3 (3.80%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (3.80%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.53%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.27%) AppManager
7 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.27%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (1.27%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (70.89%) Microsoft
2 43 (54.43%) VMware
3 27 (34.18%) Websense
4 23 (29.11%) Clearswift
5 22 (27.85%) Symantec
5 22 (27.85%) Cisco
6 18 (22.78%) Open Text
7 17 (21.52%) RightFax
8 14 (17.72%) HP
8 14 (17.72%) McAfee
9 13 (16.46%) F5
9 13 (16.46%) Barracuda Networks
10 12 (15.19%) CheckPoint
10 12 (15.19%) Citrix
11 5 (6.33%) Nokia
11 5 (6.33%) IBM
11 5 (6.33%) ServiceNow
12 4 (5.06%) BMC
13 3 (3.80%) EMC
13 3 (3.80%) Sophos
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