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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 419 413 425
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 9 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.053% 0.036%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 0.59% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Average daily rate
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£328 £420 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.90% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £301 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £463 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £323 £305
% change year-on-year
+13.56% +5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -2.46%
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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
2185 2219 2111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.07% 9.12% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1451 1396 1271
Average daily rate £390 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 152 163
Average hourly rate £17.80 £17.33 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% -6.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
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 1 September 2015. 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
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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City of London +4 3 £328 -
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ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) IIS
2 12 (66.67%) DHCP
2 12 (66.67%) DNS
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco
4 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) LAN
5 9 (50.00%) WAN
6 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 8 (44.44%) SLA
6 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
7 7 (38.89%) SCCM
7 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
7 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
7 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
7 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
7 7 (38.89%) Blackberry
7 7 (38.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 6 (33.33%) BitLocker
9 5 (27.78%) ITIL V3
9 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
9 5 (27.78%) Capacity Management
9 5 (27.78%) Bomgar

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 13 (72.22%) IIS
2 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
3 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (38.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) DHCP
1 12 (66.67%) DNS
2 9 (50.00%) LAN
2 9 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
4 2 (11.11%) Intranet
4 2 (11.11%) Extranet
5 1 (5.56%) MPLS
5 1 (5.56%) SSL
5 1 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) IPsec
5 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) PuTTY
5 1 (5.56%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Local Government
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Leader
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Blackberry
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (5.56%) Spread Betting
3 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
3 5 (27.78%) Android
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
2 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Data Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL V3
3 5 (27.78%) Capacity Management
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Security Patching
6 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
3 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) CCNA
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) BitLocker
3 4 (22.22%) vSphere
4 2 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
4 5 (27.78%) Bomgar
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) NetApp
6 2 (11.11%) Cognos
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Aruba
6 2 (11.11%) Websense
7 1 (5.56%) Lumension
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) McAfee
7 1 (5.56%) Sophos