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 22 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 391 394 373
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 8 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.087% 0.052%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 0.96% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 8
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£363 £350 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.60% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £20.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+107.31% -19.60%
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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
1958 2183 1740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.57% 9.09% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1279 1365 1004
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 122 211
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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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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 -1 3 £373 +14.96% 1
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ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) DNS
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 9 (47.37%) IIS
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (42.11%) DHCP
6 8 (42.11%) VMware
6 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
7 7 (36.84%) SAN
7 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
8 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
8 6 (31.58%) Firewall
8 6 (31.58%) Finance
8 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (26.32%) ITIL
9 5 (26.32%) Apache
9 5 (26.32%) LAN
9 5 (26.32%) WAN
9 5 (26.32%) IBM
9 5 (26.32%) Change Management
9 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
9 5 (26.32%) Network Security
9 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 9 (47.37%) IIS
2 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
3 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
3 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (26.32%) Apache
5 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (10.53%) CMS
6 2 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
7 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) DHCP
3 7 (36.84%) SAN
4 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) Firewall
5 5 (26.32%) Network Security
5 5 (26.32%) LAN
5 5 (26.32%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) VoIP
7 2 (10.53%) SMTP
7 2 (10.53%) FTP
7 2 (10.53%) HTTP
7 2 (10.53%) NAS
7 2 (10.53%) Extranet
8 1 (5.26%) Intranet
8 1 (5.26%) Internet
8 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) EDRMS
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) J2EE
1 2 (10.53%) JMS
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
1 4 (21.05%) Replication
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) HACMP
3 2 (10.53%) Statistics
3 2 (10.53%) Spread Betting
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) DataPower
4 1 (5.26%) Contract for Difference
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
1 5 (26.32%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 2 (10.53%) Database Security
3 2 (10.53%) BCP
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.79%) VBScript
4 2 (10.53%) Jython
4 2 (10.53%) Korn
4 2 (10.53%) KiXtart
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) MCITP
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Firmware
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
2 4 (21.05%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (21.05%) FortiGate
3 3 (15.79%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
3 5 (26.32%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Symantec
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) Juniper
5 3 (15.79%) Meridio
5 3 (15.79%) Veritas
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp
6 2 (10.53%) Remedy
7 1 (5.26%) McAfee
7 1 (5.26%) Sophos
7 1 (5.26%) Websense
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) EMC