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 28 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 66
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - - 0.61%
As % of the System Software category - - 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -35.29% +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £12.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +128.00% -60.93%  

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 78 117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 15.33% 11.61% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 80 104
Median daily rate £400 £428 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% +9.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £359 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 18
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -61.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.88% +28.57%  

ISA Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for ISA Server in Milton Keynes

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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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 5 (100.00%) UAG
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared

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Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) UAG
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Remedy
3 2 (40.00%) Computacenter