Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ISA Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISA Server over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 624 604 593
Rank change year-on-year -20 -11 +2
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 10 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.021% 0.024% 0.037%
As % of the System Software category 0.17% 0.20% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 11
London median daily rate £340 £470 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.66% +56.67% -22.58%
10th Percentile £293 £361 £263
90th Percentile £638 £486 £342
England median daily rate £340 £409 £328
% change year-on-year -16.87% +24.70% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £16.50
England median hourly rate £16.63 £12.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +33.04% -30.56% -25.00%

ISA Server is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5786 5494 4481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.29% 12.23% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4152 3791 3026
London median daily rate £485 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £185 £193 £175
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 143 211
London median hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.79% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £12.20 £12.05 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.20 £50.00 £34.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

ISA Server
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ISA Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ISA Server in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISA Server in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISA Server in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISA Server in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISA Server in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London - 5 £340 -
Central London +4 1 £625 +32.98%
ISA Server
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for ISA Server.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) IIS
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (40.00%) SCADA
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Validation
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (40.00%) GAMP
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) VBScript
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (30.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (30.00%) Use Case

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (30.00%) IT Support
1 3 (30.00%) Senior IT Support
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Technical Support
1 3 (30.00%) Server Support
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operational Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) SCADA
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Validation
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (30.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (30.00%) Remediation Plan
2 3 (30.00%) Target Operating Model
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 4 (40.00%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Becrypt
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) NetApp
2 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds