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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 227 236 231
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 25 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.092% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.26% 0.76% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 17
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £305 £308
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.25 £13.88
% change year-on-year
- +45.94%
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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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1104 1055 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.95% 12.13% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 522 414
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 124 140
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.25 £32.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.45%

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISA Server across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISA Server within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 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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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
Surrey +7 11 £425 - 2
Buckinghamshire -1 9 - - 2
Hampshire - 4 £320 -
Berkshire +11 1 - - 7
Kent - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
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ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 24 (70.59%) VMware
4 23 (67.65%) SAN
5 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 20 (58.82%) SCOM
6 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (50.00%) MCSE
8 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (38.24%) SQL
10 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
10 12 (35.29%) IIS
10 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
10 12 (35.29%) Citrix
10 12 (35.29%) Forefront TMG
11 11 (32.35%) UAG
11 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
11 11 (32.35%) SolarWinds
11 11 (32.35%) SCCM
11 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (29.41%) F5
12 10 (29.41%) BladeLogic
12 10 (29.41%) Load Balancing
12 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 10 (29.41%) Terminal Services
12 10 (29.41%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (26.47%) Windows 2000
13 9 (26.47%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (35.29%) IIS
2 10 (29.41%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.88%) Apache
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.94%) Lync
6 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) SAN
2 9 (26.47%) Firewall
3 8 (23.53%) VPN
3 8 (23.53%) NAS
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (11.76%) DNS
5 4 (11.76%) DHCP
6 3 (8.82%) LAN
6 3 (8.82%) WAN
6 3 (8.82%) SSL
6 3 (8.82%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (8.82%) Wireless
6 3 (8.82%) IPsec
6 3 (8.82%) Network Security
7 2 (5.88%) VLAN
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (5.88%) Broadband
7 2 (5.88%) MPLS
8 1 (2.94%) X.400
8 1 (2.94%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.94%) IDOL
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Architect
2 8 (23.53%) Technical Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Network Support
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) WAP
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) Windows 2000
4 8 (23.53%) Windows NT
5 7 (20.59%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (17.65%) UNIX
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (29.41%) Load Balancing
3 8 (23.53%) Change Management
3 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.82%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (5.88%) Network Management
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Logistics
7 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (50.00%) MCSE
3 7 (20.59%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) MCP
4 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) CCNP
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (35.29%) Forefront TMG
4 11 (32.35%) UAG
4 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
5 10 (29.41%) Terminal Services
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (20.59%) VMware ESX
7 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
8 3 (8.82%) vSphere
8 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (58.82%) SCOM
2 11 (32.35%) SCCM
3 10 (29.41%) BladeLogic
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
6 3 (8.82%) WSUS
6 3 (8.82%) Sysprep
7 1 (2.94%) MOM
7 1 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) VMware
2 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Citrix
4 11 (32.35%) SolarWinds
5 10 (29.41%) F5
6 8 (23.53%) Intel
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco
8 3 (8.82%) HP
8 3 (8.82%) Avaya
8 3 (8.82%) Juniper
8 3 (8.82%) 3PAR
8 3 (8.82%) Nokia
8 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
8 3 (8.82%) Websense
8 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
8 3 (8.82%) IronPort
9 2 (5.88%) CommVault
10 1 (2.94%) NetApp
10 1 (2.94%) Meridio
10 1 (2.94%) PlateSpin
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