Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 222 246
Rank change year-on-year +21 +24 -48
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.018% 0.015% 0.023%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
North West median daily rate £340 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - -
England median daily rate £340 £409 £328
% change year-on-year -16.87% +24.70% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 611 681 869
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.73% 10.04% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 385 463
North West median daily rate £385 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £126 £146 £163
90th Percentile £554 £509 £513
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 76 108
North West median hourly rate £15.69 £14.34 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.41% -1.10% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.18
90th Percentile £39.30 £21.75 £25.43
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

ISA Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ISA Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for ISA Server in the North West

ISA Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISA Server in the North West

ISA Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISA Server in the North West

ISA Server
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Manchester - 1 £340 -
ISA Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region with a requirement for ISA Server.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

ISA Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat