The table below looks at the statistics for ISA Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 413 407 398
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 4 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.045% 0.079%
As % of the System Software category 0.17% 0.48% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 12
Median daily rate - £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £32.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-60.93% +77.77%
ISA Server
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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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2345 2079 1960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.79% 9.38% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1668 1398 1231
Median daily rate £440 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £205 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 151 154
Median hourly rate £17.94 £17.98 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.20% +4.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £32.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +4.76%

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

ISA Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ISA Server Daily Rate Trend in London

ISA Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ISA Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for ISA Server.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) Internet
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 3 (33.33%) XenApp
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (22.22%) EMC VNX
7 2 (22.22%) Office 365
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
7 2 (22.22%) Aruba
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) PowerShell

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) LDAP
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) SMTP
5 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (11.11%) TACACS
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Migration Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) EMC VNX
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (11.11%) DNA
2 1 (11.11%) Facilities Management
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) Terminal Server
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (11.11%) UAG
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) AppManager
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Aruba
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) AppSense
5 1 (11.11%) arcserve
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Compaq
5 1 (11.11%) Equitrac
5 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
5 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) OpenText
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle