The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Intel Security products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intel Security over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intel Security
England / South East
Rank 173 206 162
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -44
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 58 44 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.54% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 1.13% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 33
Median daily rate £328 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £233 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £50.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.00% +244.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £38.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-57.51% +163.79%

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3644 3901 4426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.98% 47.54% 47.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2105 2175 2304
Median daily rate £410 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 218 217
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.55 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Intel Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Intel Security
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Intel Security Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Intel Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intel Security across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Intel Security Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Intel Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Intel Security Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Intel Security
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +23 20 £438 +23.23%
Buckinghamshire +6 13 £350 -
Berkshire +27 12 £235 -9.61% 1
Oxfordshire +5 8 £313 +25.00%
West Sussex - 3 £325 -
Surrey +3 1 £600 +81.81% 1
Intel Security
England

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 64 (66.67%) Windows
2 53 (55.21%) Security Cleared
3 43 (44.79%) SC Cleared
4 35 (36.46%) Active Directory
5 34 (35.42%) Firewall
6 30 (31.25%) VMware
7 26 (27.08%) Data Centre
8 25 (26.04%) HP
8 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
9 24 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
10 23 (23.96%) Cisco
11 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (22.92%) Windows Server
12 20 (20.83%) DNS
12 20 (20.83%) SSL
12 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (19.79%) SQL
13 19 (19.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 18 (18.75%) Juniper
14 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (17.71%) ITIL
15 17 (17.71%) Information Security
16 16 (16.67%) Blue Coat
16 16 (16.67%) DV Cleared
17 15 (15.63%) SharePoint
17 15 (15.63%) VPN
18 14 (14.58%) BMC
18 14 (14.58%) Telecoms
18 14 (14.58%) Software Distribution

Intel Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.21%) IIS
3 4 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
1 7 (7.29%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) MS Project
2 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) IaaS
2 2 (2.08%) Office 365
3 1 (1.04%) iTunes
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (35.42%) Firewall
2 20 (20.83%) DNS
2 20 (20.83%) SSL
3 15 (15.63%) VPN
4 13 (13.54%) LAN
4 13 (13.54%) Network Security
4 13 (13.54%) WAN
5 11 (11.46%) DHCP
5 11 (11.46%) NetScaler
6 10 (10.42%) SMS
6 10 (10.42%) TCP/IP
7 9 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (9.38%) Internet
8 8 (8.33%) Junos
9 7 (7.29%) SAN
10 6 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (6.25%) Wireless
11 4 (4.17%) SSH
12 3 (3.13%) HTTP
13 2 (2.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) MS Access
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MSI
2 1 (1.04%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.04%) StarTeam
General
1 14 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (1.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (19.79%) Analyst
2 11 (11.46%) Security Engineer
3 9 (9.38%) Network Engineer
3 9 (9.38%) Server Engineer
4 8 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Build Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) Consultant
6 5 (5.21%) Security Specialist
6 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Incident Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (4.17%) Information Specialist
7 4 (4.17%) Security Consultant
7 4 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Operations Technician
8 3 (3.13%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) 802.1X
2 4 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (1.04%) CGI
3 1 (1.04%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.29%) CMDB
3 7 (7.29%) PKI
4 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.17%) Cyber Defence
6 4 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (4.17%) Reference Data
6 4 (4.17%) Statistics
7 3 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (2.08%) Clustering
8 2 (2.08%) User Experience
9 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.04%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.04%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.04%) Replication
9 1 (1.04%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 64 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (22.92%) Windows Server
2 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (13.54%) Linux
5 13 (13.54%) Unix
6 12 (12.50%) Solaris
7 10 (10.42%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 6 (6.25%) AIX
10 4 (4.17%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.17%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.08%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.04%) Android
12 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.04%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.71%) Information Security
1 17 (17.71%) ITIL
2 14 (14.58%) Software Distribution
3 13 (13.54%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (13.54%) Problem Management
3 13 (13.54%) Software Deployment
4 12 (12.50%) SIEM
5 11 (11.46%) Web Filtering
6 10 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (10.42%) Security Monitoring
6 10 (10.42%) Software Delivery
6 10 (10.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (9.38%) Release Management
7 9 (9.38%) Security Operations
7 9 (9.38%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (9.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 8 (8.33%) Load Balancing
8 8 (8.33%) Service Management
9 7 (7.29%) Scrum
9 7 (7.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.79%) SQL
2 8 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.13%) VBScript
4 2 (2.08%) C
4 2 (2.08%) C++
4 2 (2.08%) Perl
4 2 (2.08%) PHP
4 2 (2.08%) Python
4 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (55.21%) Security Cleared
2 43 (44.79%) SC Cleared
3 16 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 11 (11.46%) CISSP
5 7 (7.29%) JNCIA
5 7 (7.29%) JNCIP
5 7 (7.29%) JNCIS
6 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.21%) CCNA
7 5 (5.21%) CCNP
7 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (5.21%) Degree
7 5 (5.21%) MCITP
7 5 (5.21%) MCSA
7 5 (5.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.17%) ISTQB
8 4 (4.17%) VCP4
8 4 (4.17%) VCP5
9 3 (3.13%) ISEB
9 3 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) HIPAA
1 8 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (7.29%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.08%) COBIT
4 2 (2.08%) COSO
4 2 (2.08%) QA
4 2 (2.08%) SAS 70
5 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (36.46%) Active Directory
2 19 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.21%) vSphere
4 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.13%) XenApp
5 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.08%) Sendmail
5 2 (2.08%) Snort
5 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.04%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.04%) Squid
6 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 19 (19.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (7.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (7.29%) SCCM
3 7 (7.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (6.25%) Nexpose
4 6 (6.25%) WSUS
5 4 (4.17%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (4.17%) RSA Security Analytics
6 3 (3.13%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.13%) Netcool
7 2 (2.08%) CSIRT
7 2 (2.08%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (2.08%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (1.04%) AppDNA
8 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.04%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.04%) Nmap
8 1 (1.04%) QRadar
8 1 (1.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (31.25%) VMware
2 25 (26.04%) HP
2 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
3 23 (23.96%) Cisco
4 18 (18.75%) Juniper
5 16 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 14 (14.58%) BMC
6 14 (14.58%) F5
6 14 (14.58%) Splunk
7 13 (13.54%) ArcSight
7 13 (13.54%) Symantec
8 10 (10.42%) CheckPoint
9 9 (9.38%) Palo Alto
10 8 (8.33%) Altiris
10 8 (8.33%) Brocade
11 7 (7.29%) CA
11 7 (7.29%) SolarWinds
12 6 (6.25%) Lumension
13 5 (5.21%) GFI Software
13 5 (5.21%) Rapid7