The table below looks at the statistics for ISA Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISA Server over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Rank 616 614 585
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -29
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 28 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.053% 0.079%
As % of the System Software category 0.42% 0.50% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 17
Median daily rate £470 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £406 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £19.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6637 6040 5442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.26% 10.61% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4143 3417 2934
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £195 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 438 612 658
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

ISA Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

ISA Server
Daily Rate Trend

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

ISA Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISA Server
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ISA Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISA Server
Top 13 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
England -24 28 £470 +34.28% 2
London +4 13 £470 +34.28% 1
South East +4 13 £475 +49.01%
Berkshire +7 11 - -
Bracknell - 11 - -
City of London +42 3 £470 +34.28% 1
Crawley - 2 £475 -
West Sussex - 2 £475 -
East of England +19 1 £400 +128.57%
South West -1 1 £425 +21.42%
Gloucestershire - 1 £425 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £400 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 -

ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 with a requirement for ISA Server.

1 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 34 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 32 (62.75%) Active Directory
4 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
5 21 (41.18%) SharePoint
5 21 (41.18%) Firewall
6 18 (35.29%) SLA
6 18 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 17 (33.33%) Oracle
8 16 (31.37%) DNS
9 15 (29.41%) Flash
9 15 (29.41%) Java
9 15 (29.41%) Fujitsu
9 15 (29.41%) Time Management
10 14 (27.45%) PKI
11 13 (25.49%) IIS
11 13 (25.49%) Internet
11 13 (25.49%) Wireless
12 12 (23.53%) WSUS
13 11 (21.57%) Identity Management
13 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
13 11 (21.57%) DHCP
14 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
14 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
14 10 (19.61%) Network Architecture
15 9 (17.65%) UAG
15 9 (17.65%) Wireless Security
15 9 (17.65%) Security Management
15 9 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills 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 21 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 13 (25.49%) IIS
3 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
4 5 (9.80%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.96%) Apache
7 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) assyst
2 1 (1.96%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) Yammer
4 2 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (41.18%) Firewall
2 16 (31.37%) DNS
3 13 (25.49%) Internet
3 13 (25.49%) Wireless
4 11 (21.57%) DHCP
5 9 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (17.65%) Wireless Security
6 8 (15.69%) VPN
7 7 (13.73%) SSL
8 6 (11.76%) SAN
8 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 5 (9.80%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (9.80%) Skype
10 4 (7.84%) Network Security
11 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
12 2 (3.92%) BIG-IP
12 2 (3.92%) VoIP
12 2 (3.92%) WAN
13 1 (1.96%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) ERwin
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Law
2 3 (5.88%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Support Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Web Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Web Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Consultant
3 7 (13.73%) Security Specialist
4 6 (11.76%) Security Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) IT Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Web Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Field Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) Flash
2 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.96%) J2EE
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) PKI
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.88%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.96%) Clustering
6 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.96%) Fintech
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 34 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.88%) Linux
6 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.96%) Unix
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Time Management
2 11 (21.57%) Identity Management
3 10 (19.61%) Network Architecture
4 9 (17.65%) Security Management
5 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
6 7 (13.73%) ITIL
7 5 (9.80%) Change Management
8 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.84%) Migration
8 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.92%) Data Security
9 2 (3.92%) Information Assurance
9 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.92%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) Java
2 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.84%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) Jython
4 1 (1.96%) Korn
4 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) Degree
4 6 (11.76%) MCSE
4 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.88%) CISSP
6 2 (3.92%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.92%) MCP
7 1 (1.96%) CCNA
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP
7 1 (1.96%) CCSA
7 1 (1.96%) CCSE
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (62.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) UAG
3 6 (11.76%) XenApp
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) WSUS
2 3 (5.88%) MOM
3 2 (3.92%) Sysprep
4 1 (1.96%) AppManager
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 17 (33.33%) Oracle
3 15 (29.41%) Fujitsu
4 7 (13.73%) HP
5 6 (11.76%) Citrix
6 5 (9.80%) Cisco
6 5 (9.80%) Forcepoint
7 4 (7.84%) NetApp
7 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.84%) VMware
8 3 (5.88%) Dell
8 3 (5.88%) Remedy
9 2 (3.92%) Apple
9 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.92%) F5
9 2 (3.92%) Juniper
9 2 (3.92%) Meraki
10 1 (1.96%) Aruba
10 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.96%) Trustwave
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