The table below looks at the statistics for ISA Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 87 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.073% 0.25% -
As % of the System Software category 1.00% 3.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£295 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £305 £308
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
100 95 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.28% 7.81% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 40 34
Average daily rate £265 £299 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -8.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 32
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.08 £16.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.65% -22.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £26.00 £26.65
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 Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISA Server across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

ISA Server Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ISA Server
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ISA Server Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ISA Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ISA Server Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ISA Server
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) ARCserve
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) ARCserve
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Websense
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat