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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 532 524 516
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 50 21 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.044% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.98% 0.45% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 37
Average daily rate
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£335 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £330 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £305 £308
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +32.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
- +32.78%
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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 England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5084 4693 4530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.69% 9.73% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2829 2509 2222
Average daily rate £348 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £177 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 638 554 565
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.80 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +6.45%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
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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
South East +10 25 £325 - 10
London +9 11 £420 +47.36% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £335 -
East of England - 3 £500 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £500 -
South West -34 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
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ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 76 (77.55%) Windows
2 68 (69.39%) Active Directory
3 58 (59.18%) Microsoft
4 52 (53.06%) VMware
5 40 (40.82%) SAN
5 40 (40.82%) Firewall
6 39 (39.80%) SQL
6 39 (39.80%) SQL Server
7 36 (36.73%) MS Exchange
7 36 (36.73%) DNS
7 36 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (34.69%) IIS
9 33 (33.67%) DHCP
9 33 (33.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (30.61%) Citrix
12 29 (29.59%) MCSE
13 26 (26.53%) MS Excel
13 26 (26.53%) SharePoint
14 25 (25.51%) Cisco
15 24 (24.49%) SCOM
16 23 (23.47%) HP
17 22 (22.45%) PowerShell
18 21 (21.43%) Forefront TMG
19 20 (20.41%) SolarWinds
20 19 (19.39%) Finance
20 19 (19.39%) LAN
21 18 (18.37%) ITIL
21 18 (18.37%) F5

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 36 (36.73%) MS Exchange
2 34 (34.69%) IIS
3 26 (26.53%) SharePoint
4 16 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (13.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (10.20%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (8.16%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (3.06%) Apache
11 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (2.04%) CMS
11 2 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (2.04%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
11 2 (2.04%) Lync
12 1 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.27%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.02%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (40.82%) SAN
1 40 (40.82%) Firewall
2 36 (36.73%) DNS
3 33 (33.67%) DHCP
4 19 (19.39%) LAN
5 14 (14.29%) WAN
6 12 (12.24%) VPN
7 11 (11.22%) NAS
8 9 (9.18%) Network Security
9 6 (6.12%) Wireless
9 6 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (6.12%) Internet
9 6 (6.12%) Extranet
9 6 (6.12%) IPv4
9 6 (6.12%) VoIP
10 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
10 5 (5.10%) SMTP
10 5 (5.10%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (4.08%) Intranet
11 4 (4.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.02%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.02%) IDOL
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 19 (19.39%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Back Office
3 5 (5.10%) Law
3 5 (5.10%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) German Language
4 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.04%) Local Government
5 2 (2.04%) Legal
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (14.29%) Administrator
2 12 (12.24%) Architect
3 11 (11.22%) Analyst
3 11 (11.22%) Consultant
4 9 (9.18%) Server Engineer
5 8 (8.16%) Technical Architect
6 7 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
7 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Firewall Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Messaging Consultant
10 3 (3.06%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.06%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.06%) Server Administrator
10 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) .NET
2 4 (4.08%) Web Services
2 4 (4.08%) Middleware
3 3 (3.06%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.06%) WPF
3 3 (3.06%) Silverlight
3 3 (3.06%) WAP
4 2 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.04%) JMS
4 2 (2.04%) jQuery
4 2 (2.04%) J2EE
4 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.02%) XML
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Blackberry
2 12 (12.24%) Clustering
3 7 (7.14%) Statistics
4 6 (6.12%) Replication
4 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.08%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.06%) SCADA
6 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.04%) DataPower
7 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.04%) Firmware
7 2 (2.04%) HACMP
7 2 (2.04%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.04%) PKI
8 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 76 (77.55%) Windows
2 36 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (16.33%) Windows XP
5 15 (15.31%) Windows 2000
6 12 (12.24%) UNIX
7 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (10.20%) Linux
9 8 (8.16%) Windows NT
10 7 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (7.14%) Windows 7
11 4 (4.08%) Solaris
12 2 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.37%) ITIL
2 17 (17.35%) Migration
3 13 (13.27%) Change Management
4 11 (11.22%) Service Delivery
4 11 (11.22%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (10.20%) Load Balancing
6 9 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.12%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (5.10%) Data Migration
8 5 (5.10%) Change Control
8 5 (5.10%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.06%) Information Security
10 3 (3.06%) Workflow
10 3 (3.06%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (3.06%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (3.06%) WAN Optimisation
10 3 (3.06%) Information Governance
10 3 (3.06%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.80%) SQL
2 22 (22.45%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.18%) VBScript
4 7 (7.14%) VB
5 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.06%) C
6 2 (2.04%) Perl
6 2 (2.04%) Jython
6 2 (2.04%) Korn
6 2 (2.04%) KiXtart
Qualifications
1 32 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (29.59%) MCSE
3 17 (17.35%) Security Cleared
4 16 (16.33%) SC Cleared
5 10 (10.20%) Degree
6 9 (9.18%) MCP
7 6 (6.12%) MCITP
8 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.04%) MCTS
9 2 (2.04%) CCNP
10 1 (1.02%) CCNA
10 1 (1.02%) CCA
10 1 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (69.39%) Active Directory
2 33 (33.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (21.43%) Forefront TMG
4 15 (15.31%) vSphere
5 14 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 12 (12.24%) VMware ESX
7 11 (11.22%) UAG
8 10 (10.20%) Terminal Services
8 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (9.18%) XenApp
10 6 (6.12%) XenDesktop
11 5 (5.10%) XenServer
12 4 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (3.06%) MetaFrame
14 1 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 24 (24.49%) SCOM
2 14 (14.29%) SCCM
3 10 (10.20%) BladeLogic
4 6 (6.12%) DameWare
4 6 (6.12%) Backup Exec
4 6 (6.12%) OVSD
4 6 (6.12%) OpenView
4 6 (6.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (5.10%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (4.08%) NetBackup
6 4 (4.08%) WSUS
6 4 (4.08%) FortiGate
7 3 (3.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (3.06%) Sysprep
7 3 (3.06%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (3.06%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (2.04%) ARCserve
8 2 (2.04%) AppManager
8 2 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 58 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 52 (53.06%) VMware
3 30 (30.61%) Citrix
4 25 (25.51%) Cisco
5 23 (23.47%) HP
6 20 (20.41%) SolarWinds
7 18 (18.37%) F5
8 14 (14.29%) IBM
9 12 (12.24%) CheckPoint
10 10 (10.20%) Websense
11 9 (9.18%) Clearswift
11 9 (9.18%) Nokia
12 8 (8.16%) Intel
12 8 (8.16%) NetApp
13 7 (7.14%) Oracle
14 6 (6.12%) Juniper
14 6 (6.12%) Symantec
14 6 (6.12%) 3PAR
15 5 (5.10%) Barracuda Networks
15 5 (5.10%) Open Text
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