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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intel Security
Rank 105 116 123
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 21 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.95% 0.59% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 1.58% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 8
Median daily rate £270 £300 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £340 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £17.34 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-27.91% -13.55%
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
1005 1199 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.66% 37.17% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 561 628
Median daily rate £330 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 45 34
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.43 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -23 7 £275 -9.83%
Glasgow +7 6 £195 -29.09%
Fife - 4 £275 -
Edinburgh +15 3 £245 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Intel Security
UK

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 37 (67.27%) Windows
1 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
2 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (54.55%) McAfee ePO
3 29 (52.73%) Citrix
4 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
5 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (47.27%) Windows 7
6 25 (45.45%) SQL
6 25 (45.45%) Windows XP
7 24 (43.64%) AIX
7 24 (43.64%) Veritas
7 24 (43.64%) Netcool
7 24 (43.64%) Change Management
7 24 (43.64%) Clustering
7 24 (43.64%) Software Testing
7 24 (43.64%) ISTQB
8 23 (41.82%) MCTS
8 23 (41.82%) MCITP
8 23 (41.82%) Hyper-V
8 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (41.82%) MCSE
8 23 (41.82%) MCSA
9 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (38.18%) Test Scripting
11 20 (36.36%) Smoke Testing
12 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
13 16 (29.09%) StarTeam
13 16 (29.09%) SharePoint
13 16 (29.09%) Windows 10

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 16 (29.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) Firewall
1 11 (20.00%) Network Security
2 7 (12.73%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (10.91%) EIGRP
3 6 (10.91%) LAN
3 6 (10.91%) OSPF
3 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.91%) WAN
4 5 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (7.27%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (7.27%) NetScaler
6 3 (5.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (3.64%) BGP
7 2 (3.64%) VPN
7 2 (3.64%) Wireless
7 2 (3.64%) WLAN
8 1 (1.82%) DHCP
8 1 (1.82%) Internet
8 1 (1.82%) MPLS
8 1 (1.82%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) StarTeam
2 8 (14.55%) HP UFT
2 8 (14.55%) TestDirector
2 8 (14.55%) WinRunner
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
2 6 (10.91%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Analyst
1 13 (23.64%) Consultant
1 13 (23.64%) Security Consultant
1 13 (23.64%) Test Analyst
2 12 (21.82%) Security Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Tester
6 4 (7.27%) CISSP Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) SIEM Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Web Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Web Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Tester
7 3 (5.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (43.64%) Clustering
2 13 (23.64%) Data Centre
3 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (14.55%) PDA
5 5 (9.09%) PKI
6 4 (7.27%) Cryptography
7 2 (3.64%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Windows
2 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (47.27%) Windows 7
3 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (45.45%) Windows XP
5 24 (43.64%) AIX
6 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (29.09%) Windows 10
8 12 (21.82%) Windows Server
9 5 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Change Management
1 24 (43.64%) Software Testing
2 21 (38.18%) Test Scripting
3 20 (36.36%) Smoke Testing
4 15 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
5 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
6 8 (14.55%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (12.73%) ITIL
8 5 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (9.09%) Security Management
8 5 (9.09%) Service Management
8 5 (9.09%) SIEM
8 5 (9.09%) Threat Management
8 5 (9.09%) Time Management
9 4 (7.27%) Escalation Management
9 4 (7.27%) Information Security
9 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
9 4 (7.27%) Network Management
9 4 (7.27%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (43.64%) ISTQB
2 23 (41.82%) MCITP
2 23 (41.82%) MCSA
2 23 (41.82%) MCSE
2 23 (41.82%) MCTS
2 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
4 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.91%) CCNA
5 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (9.09%) CISM
6 5 (9.09%) CISSP
7 4 (7.27%) CCNP
8 3 (5.45%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (12.73%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.09%) COBIT
3 4 (7.27%) QA
4 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
2 23 (41.82%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.55%) VMware ESX
4 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (7.27%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.82%) Squid
6 1 (1.82%) UAG
6 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (54.55%) McAfee ePO
2 24 (43.64%) Netcool
3 8 (14.55%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (7.27%) SCCM
6 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.82%) Puppet
6 1 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Citrix
2 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
3 24 (43.64%) Veritas
4 10 (18.18%) Symantec
4 10 (18.18%) VMware
5 7 (12.73%) CheckPoint
5 7 (12.73%) Cisco
5 7 (12.73%) Qualys
5 7 (12.73%) Splunk
6 5 (9.09%) F5
6 5 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 4 (7.27%) Forcepoint
7 4 (7.27%) Juniper
8 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.64%) Brocade
10 1 (1.82%) Avaya
10 1 (1.82%) Lumension
10 1 (1.82%) Riverbed