The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 67 - 67
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.68% - 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 4.42% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £413 £450
% change year-on-year -15.15% -8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £16.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year -28.35% -20.23%  

ISA Server is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 113 77 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 15.48% 10.24% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 41 27
Median daily rate £424 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.29% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £318 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 5
Median hourly rate £16.75 £17.38 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.59% +7.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.24 £10.96 £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

ISA Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing ISA Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for ISA Server in Milton Keynes

ISA Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISA Server in Milton Keynes

ISA Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISA Server in Milton Keynes

ISA Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for ISA Server.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (83.33%) UAG
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
3 4 (66.67%) SLA
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared

ISA Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (83.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) X.509
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Wintel Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
1 1 (16.67%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) DNA
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CCA
4 1 (16.67%) CCAA
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) UAG
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AppDNA
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) Computacenter
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Clearswift
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft