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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 399 405 392
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 9 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.061% 0.097%
As % of the System Software category 0.45% 0.67% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 12
Average daily rate £300 £328 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £297 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - -
ISA Server
England

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
2004 1951 1864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.46% 9.19% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1360 1275 1134
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 116 111
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.31 £17.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.99% +0.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £28.75 £32.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISA Server across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISA Server across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

ISA Server Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +47 1 £275 -14.72% 1
Greenwich - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £450 -
ISA Server
England

ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 16 (84.21%) IIS
3 16 (84.21%) Windows
4 15 (78.95%) SQL
5 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
5 14 (73.68%) VMware
6 13 (68.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (68.42%) Cisco
7 11 (57.89%) DNS
8 10 (52.63%) DHCP
8 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
9 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
9 9 (47.37%) Internet
9 9 (47.37%) Firewall
10 8 (42.11%) WAN
10 8 (42.11%) SLA
11 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
11 7 (36.84%) Citrix
11 7 (36.84%) LAN
11 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
12 6 (31.58%) BitLocker
12 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
12 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
12 6 (31.58%) EMC
12 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
12 6 (31.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
12 6 (31.58%) Skype for Business

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 16 (84.21%) IIS
2 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
3 13 (68.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
5 6 (31.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (31.58%) Skype for Business
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) DHCP
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) Internet
4 8 (42.11%) WAN
5 7 (36.84%) LAN
5 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
6 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
7 3 (15.79%) SAN
7 3 (15.79%) Wireless
8 2 (10.53%) VPN
9 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
9 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
9 1 (5.26%) OSPF
9 1 (5.26%) SMTP
9 1 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (5.26%) TACACS
9 1 (5.26%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (26.32%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Administrator
1 7 (36.84%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Leader
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) EMC VNX
3 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Android
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
3 5 (26.32%) Capacity Management
3 5 (26.32%) Data Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
6 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Change Control
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) Document Management
7 1 (5.26%) Facilities Management
7 1 (5.26%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Network Design
7 1 (5.26%) Network Management
7 1 (5.26%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) BitLocker
2 6 (31.58%) XenApp
3 5 (26.32%) Terminal Server
4 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.53%) vSphere
6 1 (5.26%) Brightmail
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.53%) AppManager
4 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ThinApp
4 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco
4 7 (36.84%) Citrix
5 6 (31.58%) EMC
6 5 (26.32%) Bomgar
7 3 (15.79%) HP
7 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
8 2 (10.53%) Aruba
8 2 (10.53%) Equitrac
8 2 (10.53%) LANDesk
8 2 (10.53%) OpenText
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle
9 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
9 1 (5.26%) Aastra
9 1 (5.26%) AppSense
9 1 (5.26%) arcserve
9 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
9 1 (5.26%) Kaspersky
9 1 (5.26%) NetApp