The table below looks at the statistics for ISA Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 249 255 243
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 13 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.15% 0.099%
As % of the System Software category 1.14% 1.13% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Median daily rate £475 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -6.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £19.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £32.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-60.93% +72.97%
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1145 1243 1081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.99% 13.17% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 615 529
Median daily rate £390 £365 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% +6.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 151 138
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.09 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% +27.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.02 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ISA Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

ISA Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ISA Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISA Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ISA Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISA Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ISA Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISA Server within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire 0 10 - - 1
West Sussex -15 3 £475 +82.69% 1
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England

ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISA Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for ISA Server.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
3 17 (54.84%) SLA
3 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
4 15 (48.39%) SharePoint
4 15 (48.39%) Firewall
4 15 (48.39%) WSUS
5 14 (45.16%) Oracle
6 12 (38.71%) Java
6 12 (38.71%) Flash
6 12 (38.71%) Fujitsu
6 12 (38.71%) Time Management
6 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
6 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
7 10 (32.26%) Network Architecture
7 10 (32.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (32.26%) PKI
7 10 (32.26%) Security Management
7 10 (32.26%) Wireless
7 10 (32.26%) UAG
7 10 (32.26%) Wireless Security
8 9 (29.03%) Identity Management
8 9 (29.03%) Internet
9 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
9 7 (22.58%) HP
9 7 (22.58%) VMware
10 6 (19.35%) XenApp
10 6 (19.35%) Dell
10 6 (19.35%) Citrix

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (48.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Firewall
2 10 (32.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (32.26%) Wireless
2 10 (32.26%) Wireless Security
3 9 (29.03%) Internet
4 6 (19.35%) DNS
5 5 (16.13%) DHCP
6 3 (9.68%) Network Security
6 3 (9.68%) VPN
7 2 (6.45%) BIG-IP
7 2 (6.45%) VoIP
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.23%) IPsec
8 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (3.23%) SAN
8 1 (3.23%) SSL
8 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Support Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Web Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Web Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Field Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Security Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Flash
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) PKI
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) AIX
4 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Time Management
2 10 (32.26%) Network Architecture
2 10 (32.26%) Security Management
3 9 (29.03%) Identity Management
4 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.90%) Change Management
5 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Coaching
6 2 (6.45%) Data Security
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.23%) SEO
7 1 (3.23%) Server Hardening
7 1 (3.23%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) MCSE
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (9.68%) CISSP
5 2 (6.45%) DBS Check
5 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 2 (6.45%) MCP
5 2 (6.45%) VCP5
5 2 (6.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.23%) CCNA
6 1 (3.23%) CCNP
6 1 (3.23%) CCSA
6 1 (3.23%) CCSE
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (54.84%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) UAG
3 6 (19.35%) XenApp
4 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
5 3 (9.68%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (9.68%) vSphere
5 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) WSUS
2 3 (9.68%) MOM
3 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.45%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (6.45%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (6.45%) Sysprep
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Oracle
3 12 (38.71%) Fujitsu
4 7 (22.58%) HP
4 7 (22.58%) VMware
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 6 (19.35%) Citrix
5 6 (19.35%) Dell
6 4 (12.90%) NetApp
7 3 (9.68%) IBM
7 3 (9.68%) Symantec
8 2 (6.45%) Apple
8 2 (6.45%) F5
8 2 (6.45%) Meraki
8 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
8 2 (6.45%) Veritas
9 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.23%) Juniper
9 1 (3.23%) Nokia