The table below looks at the statistics for ISA Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
UK / England
Rank 557 566 548
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 13 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.060% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category 0.26% 0.58% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 18
Median daily rate £350 £353 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £270
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +48.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%

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

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5032 4793 4725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.11% 10.30% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3153 2889 2600
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 345 477 558
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ISA Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISA Server within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +15 7 £350 -12.50% 1
South West +9 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
East Midlands +3 1 £409 -
North West - 1 £350 - 1
ISA Server
UK

ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISA Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ISA Server.

1 20 (80.00%) Windows
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (56.00%) DNS
3 13 (52.00%) DHCP
3 13 (52.00%) Firewall
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (40.00%) SLA
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (36.00%) LAN
6 9 (36.00%) WAN
6 9 (36.00%) VMware
6 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (32.00%) IIS
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco
8 7 (28.00%) Forcepoint
8 7 (28.00%) ITIL
8 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
8 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (24.00%) Oracle
9 6 (24.00%) VPN
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (20.00%) SCCM
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) IIS
2 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (4.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) DNS
2 13 (52.00%) DHCP
2 13 (52.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) LAN
3 9 (36.00%) WAN
4 6 (24.00%) VPN
5 3 (12.00%) NetScaler
5 3 (12.00%) SSL
6 2 (8.00%) HTTP
6 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 2 (8.00%) Intranet
6 2 (8.00%) SAN
6 2 (8.00%) Skype
6 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
7 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.00%) Extranet
7 1 (4.00%) IPsec
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless
7 1 (4.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Law
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Web Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Cloud Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Network Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Office 365 Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Support
6 1 (4.00%) Server Support Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Flash
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows NT
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Time Management
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.00%) BPEL
6 1 (4.00%) BPMN
6 1 (4.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Case Management
6 1 (4.00%) Cyber Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Presales
6 1 (4.00%) Security Operations
6 1 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Jython
4 1 (4.00%) Korn
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (20.00%) CCNA
4 5 (20.00%) CCNP
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (20.00%) MCSA
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) CCA
6 1 (4.00%) CCAA
6 1 (4.00%) CISM
6 1 (4.00%) CISSP
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) GDPR
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.00%) UAG
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (8.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) Firmware
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (4.00%) AppDNA
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.00%) MOM
4 1 (4.00%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (4.00%) vMotion
4 1 (4.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 7 (28.00%) Forcepoint
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) Fujitsu
6 4 (16.00%) HP
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 3 (12.00%) IBM
7 3 (12.00%) Juniper
7 3 (12.00%) Remedy
8 2 (8.00%) Computacenter
8 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
8 2 (8.00%) Trustwave
9 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.00%) F5
9 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.00%) Qualys
9 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.00%) Veeam