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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intel Security
Rank 138 138 122
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 25 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 1.21% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 2
Median daily rate £200 £245 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £164 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £325 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.06% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.73 £14.00 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% -2.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.08 £15.83 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.19% -9.54%
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
1696 1655 1305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.78% 43.82% 43.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 858 670
Median daily rate £400 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 97 91
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.50 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -1 23 £200 -18.36% 2
Lancashire -9 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Intel Security
England

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 27 (69.23%) Windows
3 18 (46.15%) Symantec
3 18 (46.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 17 (43.59%) Splunk
5 16 (41.03%) SIEM
5 16 (41.03%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (41.03%) PCI DSS
6 15 (38.46%) PKI
6 15 (38.46%) McAfee ePO
6 15 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 15 (38.46%) Threat Management
7 14 (35.90%) Vulnerability Management
7 14 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (35.90%) Network Security
7 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (35.90%) Unix
8 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 12 (30.77%) CISM
8 12 (30.77%) CISSP
8 12 (30.77%) COBIT
9 11 (28.21%) VMware
9 11 (28.21%) Finance
9 11 (28.21%) SQL
9 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
11 8 (20.51%) Firewall
12 7 (17.95%) Citrix
12 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
12 7 (17.95%) 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 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) Network Security
2 8 (20.51%) Firewall
3 6 (15.38%) DNS
4 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.26%) DHCP
6 2 (5.13%) SAN
6 2 (5.13%) SMTP
7 1 (2.56%) LAN
7 1 (2.56%) VLAN
7 1 (2.56%) VPN
7 1 (2.56%) WAN
7 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Consultant
1 14 (35.90%) Security Consultant
2 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Vulnerability Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Security Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Security Management Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) CISSP Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) SIEM Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Splunk Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Mobile Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Wintel Support
6 2 (5.13%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Data Centre
1 15 (38.46%) PKI
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Unix
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Cybersecurity
1 16 (41.03%) SIEM
2 15 (38.46%) Threat Management
3 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (35.90%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (15.38%) Information Security
5 5 (12.82%) Security Operations
6 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 3 (7.69%) Planning and Forecasting
7 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.69%) Security Management
7 3 (7.69%) Validation
8 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) Perl
3 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) CISM
1 12 (30.77%) CISSP
2 1 (2.56%) CCNA
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) PCI DSS
2 14 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (30.77%) COBIT
4 2 (5.13%) SLA
5 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.26%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.13%) Postfix
4 2 (5.13%) Sendmail
4 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (46.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (38.46%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (5.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.56%) Kibana
4 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.56%) Puppet
4 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Symantec
2 17 (43.59%) Splunk
3 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.21%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
4 7 (17.95%) Cisco
4 7 (17.95%) Citrix
4 7 (17.95%) Clearswift
4 7 (17.95%) EMC
4 7 (17.95%) Qualys
5 4 (10.26%) Lumension
5 4 (10.26%) Trustwave
6 3 (7.69%) HP
6 3 (7.69%) IBM
7 2 (5.13%) arcserve
7 2 (5.13%) Dell
7 2 (5.13%) MobileIron
7 2 (5.13%) Trend Micro
7 2 (5.13%) Veeam
8 1 (2.56%) Sourcefire