The table below looks at the statistics for ISA Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 75 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.78% - 0.097%
As % of the System Software category 5.00% - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £32.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-60.93% +77.77%
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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 Reading region.

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
160 146 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.55% 14.85% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 72 57
Average daily rate £420 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 13
Average hourly rate £19.42 £18.55 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +15.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ISA Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ISA Server
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ISA Server Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ISA Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

ISA Server Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) Security Management
2 14 (87.50%) Wireless
2 14 (87.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 14 (87.50%) PKI
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) Internet
2 14 (87.50%) Wireless Security
2 14 (87.50%) WSUS
2 14 (87.50%) Network Architecture
2 14 (87.50%) UAG
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 13 (81.25%) Identity Management
4 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) CISSP
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (18.75%) MCSE
6 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security
6 2 (12.50%) Polycom
6 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
6 2 (12.50%) Skype
6 2 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (12.50%) IIS
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) XMPP
6 2 (12.50%) LDAP

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) Internet
2 14 (87.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 14 (87.50%) Wireless
2 14 (87.50%) Wireless Security
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) LDAP
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (12.50%) Skype
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Field Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Security Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Security Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) IT Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Security Technical Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Security Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Network Architecture
1 14 (87.50%) Security Management
2 13 (81.25%) Identity Management
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Server Hardening
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) UAG
2 2 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Avaya
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Polycom