The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Intel Security products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intel Security over the 3 months to 31 August 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).

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intel Security
Rank 131 156 118
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -38
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 21 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.37% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 0.86% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
Median daily rate £170 £256 £254
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.65% +0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £173 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £20.73 £14.17 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.26% -1.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.17 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-11.80% -29.34%
Intel Security
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1584 1866 1394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.56% 43.14% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 1069 728
Median daily rate £388 £385 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 97 92
Median hourly rate £20.73 £19.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.93% +5.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.76 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Intel Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Intel Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Intel Security Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Intel Security
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Intel Security Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Intel Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intel Security across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Intel Security Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Intel Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Intel Security Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Intel Security
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intel Security across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Intel Security Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Intel Security
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 Intel Security within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 15 £158 -38.24% 2
Lancashire - 3 £225 -
Cheshire +5 1 £300 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Intel Security
England

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Intel Security 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 Intel Security.

1 37 (82.22%) Active Directory
2 33 (73.33%) Windows
3 21 (46.67%) Symantec
3 21 (46.67%) McAfee ePO
4 18 (40.00%) Splunk
5 17 (37.78%) SIEM
5 17 (37.78%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (37.78%) PCI DSS
5 17 (37.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 17 (37.78%) VMware
6 16 (35.56%) PKI
6 16 (35.56%) Data Centre
6 16 (35.56%) Windows Server
7 15 (33.33%) Threat Management
7 15 (33.33%) Network Security
7 15 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (33.33%) SQL
7 15 (33.33%) Unix
7 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
9 13 (28.89%) CISSP
9 13 (28.89%) CISM
9 13 (28.89%) COBIT
10 12 (26.67%) VMware ESX
10 12 (26.67%) Finance
10 12 (26.67%) Cisco
11 11 (24.44%) Firewall
12 10 (22.22%) Clearswift

Intel Security
Top Related 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 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Network Security
2 11 (24.44%) Firewall
3 4 (8.89%) DHCP
3 4 (8.89%) DNS
3 4 (8.89%) LAN
3 4 (8.89%) SAN
3 4 (8.89%) WAN
4 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) SMTP
5 1 (2.22%) VLAN
5 1 (2.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Big Data
2 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Consultant
1 15 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Vulnerability Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) CISSP Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Security Management Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) SIEM Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Splunk Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Wintel Support
7 2 (4.44%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Data Centre
1 16 (35.56%) PKI
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (4.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Windows Server
3 15 (33.33%) Unix
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Cybersecurity
1 17 (37.78%) SIEM
2 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (33.33%) Threat Management
2 15 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (15.56%) Information Security
4 5 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 4 (8.89%) Compliance Management
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Planning and Forecasting
5 4 (8.89%) Security Management
6 3 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.67%) Validation
7 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) CISM
1 13 (28.89%) CISSP
2 3 (6.67%) CCNA
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.67%) MCSE
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) MCSA
3 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) PCI DSS
2 15 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (28.89%) COBIT
4 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (82.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.67%) VMware ESX
3 5 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.67%) vSphere
5 1 (2.22%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 21 (46.67%) McAfee ePO
2 17 (37.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (11.11%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.44%) SCCM
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Kibana
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.22%) Puppet
5 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Symantec
2 18 (40.00%) Splunk
3 17 (37.78%) VMware
4 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 12 (26.67%) Cisco
6 10 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 10 (22.22%) Citrix
6 10 (22.22%) Clearswift
6 10 (22.22%) EMC
7 8 (17.78%) Qualys
8 5 (11.11%) HP
9 4 (8.89%) Dell
9 4 (8.89%) Lumension
10 3 (6.67%) IBM
10 3 (6.67%) Veeam
11 2 (4.44%) arcserve
11 2 (4.44%) Canon
11 2 (4.44%) LANDesk
11 2 (4.44%) Trend Micro
11 2 (4.44%) Trustwave