Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 15 November 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 383 371 368
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3 +24
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 10 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.060% 0.006% 0.095%
As % of the System Software category 0.38% 0.041% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
South East median daily rate £538 £340 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.09% -30.26% +34.48%
10th Percentile £352 £320 £464
90th Percentile £544 £360 £521
England median daily rate £538 £340 £409
% change year-on-year +58.09% -16.87% +24.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
South East median hourly rate - - £12.50
England median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,625 2,450 2,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.68% 14.52% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,568 1,460 1,276
South East median daily rate £425 £392 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.42% +4.53% +7.14%
10th Percentile £183 £143 £180
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 183 188
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.26 £10.25
90th Percentile £44.43 £45.80 £45.59
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.78 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.63% +8.24% -3.13%

ISA Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for ISA Server in the South East

ISA Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISA Server in the South East

ISA Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISA Server in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISA Server in the South East

ISA Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISA Server in the South East

ISA Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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 Sussex - 7 £538 -
Thames Valley - 2 £388 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £388 -
Hampshire - 1 £260 -
ISA Server
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISA Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for ISA Server.

1 10 (100.00%) IIS
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) C#
4 7 (70.00%) Java
4 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) Solaris
4 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) CCSP
4 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (70.00%) ISO 9001
4 7 (70.00%) IBM
4 7 (70.00%) CISSP
4 7 (70.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (70.00%) CISA
4 7 (70.00%) CISM
4 7 (70.00%) Quality Management
4 7 (70.00%) Security Management
4 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (70.00%) Back Office
4 7 (70.00%) McAfee
4 7 (70.00%) Information Security
4 7 (70.00%) Nessus
4 7 (70.00%) Tripwire

ISA Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Live Communications Server
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (70.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) NFC
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) JIRA
1 7 (70.00%) SonarQube
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (70.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Cloud Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Payments Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (70.00%) Driving Licence
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (70.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Business Development
2 7 (70.00%) Data Privacy
2 7 (70.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) Dynamic Code Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Fuzz Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL V3
2 7 (70.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (70.00%) Quality Management
2 7 (70.00%) Security Architecture
2 7 (70.00%) Security Management
2 7 (70.00%) Security Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 7 (70.00%) CCSP
2 7 (70.00%) CISA
2 7 (70.00%) CISM
2 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) CLAS
2 7 (70.00%) CREST Certified
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) IISP
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) MCSA
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) GDPR
1 7 (70.00%) ISAE 3402
1 7 (70.00%) ISO 22301
1 7 (70.00%) ISO 31000
1 7 (70.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 7 (70.00%) PCI DSS
1 7 (70.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) UAG
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Nessus
1 7 (70.00%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Netcool
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Unicenter
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) ArcSight
3 7 (70.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 7 (70.00%) Centrify
3 7 (70.00%) Google
3 7 (70.00%) IBM
3 7 (70.00%) Imperva
3 7 (70.00%) McAfee
3 7 (70.00%) Okta
3 7 (70.00%) Qualys
3 7 (70.00%) Splunk
3 7 (70.00%) Trend Micro
3 7 (70.00%) Tripwire
4 3 (30.00%) Remedy
5 2 (20.00%) Forcepoint
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Computacenter
6 1 (10.00%) Veritas