The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Intel Security products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 92 99 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 28 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.43% 1.09% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 2.69% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 9
Median daily rate £275 £305 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% -15.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £250 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £353
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.88 £15.85 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.46% +5.66%
Intel Security
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
952 1152 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.77% 40.51% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 599 555
Median daily rate £350 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.70 £42.10
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 Scotland

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

Intel Security Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Intel Security
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Intel Security Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Intel Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intel Security across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Intel Security Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Intel Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Intel Security Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Intel Security
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland 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
Renfrewshire -8 12 £275 -9.83%
Edinburgh - 10 £420 -
Glasgow +4 4 £195 -38.82%
Fife - 1 £290 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Intel Security
UK

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 34 (69.39%) Windows
2 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
3 30 (61.22%) McAfee ePO
4 29 (59.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (55.10%) Citrix
7 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
7 26 (53.06%) SQL
8 25 (51.02%) Windows 7
9 24 (48.98%) Windows XP
9 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (46.94%) Netcool
10 23 (46.94%) AIX
10 23 (46.94%) Veritas
10 23 (46.94%) ISTQB
10 23 (46.94%) Clustering
11 22 (44.90%) MCITP
11 22 (44.90%) Software Testing
11 22 (44.90%) MCTS
11 22 (44.90%) StarTeam
11 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (44.90%) MCSE
11 22 (44.90%) MCSA
11 22 (44.90%) SharePoint
11 22 (44.90%) Change Management
12 21 (42.86%) Hyper-V
12 21 (42.86%) Office 365
12 21 (42.86%) Windows 10
13 20 (40.82%) Server Virtualisation
13 20 (40.82%) Test Scripting

Intel Security
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (44.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 4 (8.16%) NetScaler
2 4 (8.16%) Network Security
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.12%) LAN
4 2 (4.08%) BGP
4 2 (4.08%) EIGRP
4 2 (4.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (4.08%) OSPF
4 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.08%) VPN
4 2 (4.08%) WAN
4 2 (4.08%) Wireless
4 2 (4.08%) WLAN
5 1 (2.04%) 4G
5 1 (2.04%) IPsec
5 1 (2.04%) SSL
5 1 (2.04%) TACACS
5 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) DB2
1 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
1 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (44.90%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.04%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.04%) WinRunner
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Law
3 4 (8.16%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
1 14 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Consultant
2 11 (22.45%) Security Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Security Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) SIEM Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Tester
6 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) CISSP Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Database Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.94%) Clustering
2 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
3 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) PKI
5 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.04%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 34 (69.39%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (51.02%) Windows 7
5 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (48.98%) Windows XP
6 23 (46.94%) AIX
7 21 (42.86%) Windows 10
8 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
9 3 (6.12%) Unix
10 2 (4.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Change Management
1 22 (44.90%) Software Testing
2 20 (40.82%) Server Virtualisation
2 20 (40.82%) Test Scripting
3 18 (36.73%) Smoke Testing
4 5 (10.20%) Information Security
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL
4 5 (10.20%) SIEM
5 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (6.12%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.12%) Database Security
6 3 (6.12%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (6.12%) Security Management
6 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.12%) Threat Management
7 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.08%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.08%) Security Operations
7 2 (4.08%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) ISTQB
2 22 (44.90%) MCITP
2 22 (44.90%) MCSA
2 22 (44.90%) MCSE
2 22 (44.90%) MCTS
2 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
4 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (6.12%) CISM
6 3 (6.12%) CISSP
7 2 (4.08%) CCNA
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 21 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (61.22%) McAfee ePO
2 23 (46.94%) Netcool
3 4 (8.16%) SCCM
4 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.04%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Citrix
2 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
3 23 (46.94%) Veritas
4 7 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.24%) F5
6 5 (10.20%) Fortinet
7 4 (8.16%) Blue Coat
7 4 (8.16%) Qualys
7 4 (8.16%) Splunk
7 4 (8.16%) Symantec
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco
9 2 (4.08%) Brocade
9 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.08%) VMware
10 1 (2.04%) Avaya
10 1 (2.04%) Forcepoint
10 1 (2.04%) Riverbed