The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Intel Security products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intel Security over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Intel Security Group (formerly McAfee, Inc).

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intel Security
Rank 112 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 9 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.74% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 1.56% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 15
Average daily rate £235 £450 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.88% +46.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £375 £329
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £14.35 £14.78
% change year-on-year
+220.66% -2.91%
Intel Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1242 1285 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.88% 47.38% 48.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 614 613
Average daily rate £380 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £237 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 35 63
Average hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £47.76 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Intel Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Intel Security across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Intel Security Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Intel Security
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Intel Security across the Berkshire region.

Intel Security Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Intel Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Intel Security across the Berkshire region.

Intel Security Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Intel Security
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intel Security within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -9 4 - - 1
Bracknell -9 3 £235 -
Slough - 1 - -
Intel Security
South East

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Intel Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Intel Security.

1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
3 6 (31.58%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) Software Distribution
4 5 (26.32%) Software Deployment
4 5 (26.32%) Software Delivery
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) SIEM
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) SMS
6 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
6 3 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (15.79%) Network Security
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
7 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (10.53%) MCITP
7 2 (10.53%) Tripwire

Intel Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Intel Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Intel Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CCM
1 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
1 3 (15.79%) SMS
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (15.79%) Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
2 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) ArcSight Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Forensic Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Forensic Data Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IT Support
3 1 (5.26%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Software Delivery
1 5 (26.32%) Software Deployment
1 5 (26.32%) Software Distribution
2 4 (21.05%) SIEM
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) MCITP
3 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCTS
4 1 (5.26%) MOS
4 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) GPG13
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.26%) NFS
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (10.53%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.26%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (5.26%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) Simpana
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
3 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Clearswift
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) Qualys
4 2 (10.53%) Symantec
4 2 (10.53%) Tripwire
4 2 (10.53%) Trustwave
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) BT
5 1 (5.26%) CA
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) CommVault
5 1 (5.26%) Sophos