Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 16 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 West
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 193 203
Rank change year-on-year -29 +10 +11
Contract jobs citing ISA Server 3 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.048% 0.16% 0.069%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 1.29% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
South West median daily rate £195 £319 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.82% +27.50% -28.57%
England median daily rate £538 £340 £409
% change year-on-year +58.09% -16.87% +24.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
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 West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 889 698 755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.11% 12.32% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 421 447
South West median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £200 £158 £125
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 57 79
South West median hourly rate £20.00 £18.63 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +33.04% -26.43%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.75 £43.15
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £15.63
% change year-on-year -4.48% +7.20% -2.34%

ISA Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for ISA Server in the South West

ISA Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISA Server in the South West

ISA Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISA Server in the South West

ISA Server
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 16 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
Gloucestershire -7 3 £195 -52.73%
ISA Server
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 West region with a requirement for ISA Server.

1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Demand Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unicenter
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) Netcool
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Meridio

ISA Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MS Access
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
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 XP
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Demand Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Netcool
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Meridio
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle