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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intel Security
Rank 109 147 132
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -15
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 42 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.34% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 2.84% 0.60% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 4 4
Median daily rate £425 £370 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -26.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £353
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £15.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +128.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.88 £15.85 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.46% +5.66%
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
1481 1660 1486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 47.11% 40.17% 45.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 872 810
Median daily rate £405 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 81 105
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 9 December 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
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 9 December 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 +16 19 £444 - 2
Merseyside +9 10 £325 - 1
Cheshire +23 7 £441 +7.62%
Lancashire -6 4 £244 -34.12%
Intel Security
England

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 32 (51.61%) Windows
2 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 28 (45.16%) McAfee ePO
4 27 (43.55%) LAN
4 27 (43.55%) WAN
4 27 (43.55%) Firewall
5 25 (40.32%) Active Directory
6 24 (38.71%) Cisco
7 22 (35.48%) Citrix
8 21 (33.87%) SCCM
9 19 (30.65%) Windows Server
10 16 (25.81%) Finance
10 16 (25.81%) VMware
10 16 (25.81%) SQL
11 15 (24.19%) VPN
12 14 (22.58%) CCNA
12 14 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (22.58%) WSUS
13 13 (20.97%) XenDesktop
13 13 (20.97%) Software Deployment
14 12 (19.35%) Splunk
14 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
14 12 (19.35%) Banking
14 12 (19.35%) Symantec
14 12 (19.35%) ITIL
15 11 (17.74%) Unix
15 11 (17.74%) Forcepoint
15 11 (17.74%) Qualys
15 11 (17.74%) Vulnerability Management
15 11 (17.74%) Cisco ASA

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 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.06%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) Firewall
1 27 (43.55%) LAN
1 27 (43.55%) WAN
2 15 (24.19%) VPN
3 11 (17.74%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
5 9 (14.52%) VoIP
6 5 (8.06%) SAN
7 3 (4.84%) Network Security
8 2 (3.23%) DHCP
8 2 (3.23%) DNS
9 1 (1.61%) SCCP
9 1 (1.61%) SMTP
9 1 (1.61%) SSL
9 1 (1.61%) VLAN
9 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.23%) German Language
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Hindi Language
5 1 (1.61%) Local Government
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Consultant
4 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Hardware Specialist
5 6 (9.68%) IT Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Storage Specialist
6 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Security Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Security Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.84%) PKI
3 2 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) AS400
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) RIA
4 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Windows Server
3 11 (17.74%) Unix
3 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.90%) Linux
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.61%) Android
7 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Software Deployment
2 12 (19.35%) ITIL
3 11 (17.74%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (14.52%) Analytics
5 9 (14.52%) Case Management
5 9 (14.52%) Data Analytics
6 8 (12.90%) Patch Management
6 8 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (11.29%) Migration
8 6 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (9.68%) Information Security
9 5 (8.06%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (8.06%) Time Management
10 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
11 3 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (4.84%) Security Management
11 3 (4.84%) SIEM
11 3 (4.84%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) CCNA
1 14 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.13%) CISSP
3 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.29%) SANS
5 6 (9.68%) MCSE
5 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (9.68%) SSCP
6 5 (8.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.84%) CISM
8 2 (3.23%) MCSA
9 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) COBIT
1 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (40.32%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.97%) XenDesktop
3 10 (16.13%) VMware ESX
4 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (6.45%) vSphere
6 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.61%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 28 (45.16%) McAfee ePO
2 21 (33.87%) SCCM
3 14 (22.58%) WSUS
4 9 (14.52%) QRadar
5 8 (12.90%) Nessus
5 8 (12.90%) Nexpose
5 8 (12.90%) Nmap
6 6 (9.68%) Backup Exec
7 5 (8.06%) SCOM
8 3 (4.84%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 24 (38.71%) Cisco
3 22 (35.48%) Citrix
4 16 (25.81%) VMware
5 12 (19.35%) Splunk
5 12 (19.35%) Symantec
6 11 (17.74%) Forcepoint
6 11 (17.74%) Qualys
7 10 (16.13%) SolarWinds
8 9 (14.52%) ArcSight
8 9 (14.52%) Intel
8 9 (14.52%) NetWitness
9 8 (12.90%) Apple
10 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
10 7 (11.29%) Clearswift
10 7 (11.29%) EMC
11 6 (9.68%) Veeam
12 5 (8.06%) Canon
12 5 (8.06%) Dell
13 3 (4.84%) EqualLogic