Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 368 345 360
Rank change year-on-year -23 +15 +3
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 3 8 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.018% 0.052% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 0.42% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 13
South East median daily rate £380 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -17.65% +41.67%
England median daily rate £380 £363 £425
% change year-on-year +4.83% -14.71% +23.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 14
South East median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -
England median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - -4.00% -

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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,326 1,888 2,387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.91% 12.22% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,232 1,080 1,428
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +6.38%
10th Percentile £176 £163 £181
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 157 219
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.13% -8.57%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.40 £11.55
90th Percentile £44.30 £43.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.69% +3.23% -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 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 27 May 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
Buckinghamshire -7 3 £380 +8.57%
Thames Valley -25 3 £380 +8.57%
ISA Server
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

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 3 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Support
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (66.67%) UAG
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Computacenter