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 West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intel Security over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intel Security
England / South West
Rank 110 140 117
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 18 6 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.20% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 0.48% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 8
Median daily rate £525 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 - £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £46.50 £38.25 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% +44.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £38.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-57.51% +155.00%

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

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1055 1238 1222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.13% 41.54% 39.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 822 740
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £186 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 72 97
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

Intel Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Intel Security
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Intel Security Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Intel Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intel Security across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Intel Security Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Intel Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Intel Security Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Intel Security
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Wiltshire +13 12 £525 -
Bristol - 2 - - 2
Dorset - 2 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Intel Security
England

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 West region with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 24 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 21 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 19 (45.24%) McAfee ePO
4 17 (40.48%) Windows
4 17 (40.48%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (35.71%) VMware
5 15 (35.71%) Information Security
6 14 (33.33%) Firewall
6 14 (33.33%) Splunk
7 11 (26.19%) Cisco
7 11 (26.19%) Citrix
7 11 (26.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (26.19%) Security Architecture
7 11 (26.19%) SIEM
8 10 (23.81%) Java
8 10 (23.81%) Data Security
9 9 (21.43%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 9 (21.43%) DV Cleared
9 9 (21.43%) Reference Data
9 9 (21.43%) PCI DSS
9 9 (21.43%) Cyber Defence
9 9 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 8 (19.05%) Juniper
10 8 (19.05%) Linux
11 7 (16.67%) Internet
11 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
11 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
12 6 (14.29%) SCOM

Intel Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 7 (16.67%) Internet
4 5 (11.90%) Network Security
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (9.52%) LAN
5 4 (9.52%) WAN
6 3 (7.14%) VPN
7 2 (4.76%) DNS
7 2 (4.76%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.76%) SSL
7 2 (4.76%) Wireless
8 1 (2.38%) Skype
8 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
3 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) SOC Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Consultant
4 7 (16.67%) Security Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Administrator
5 6 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Security Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Security Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Network Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Information Security Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Lead Security Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Cyber Defence
1 9 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 9 (21.43%) Reference Data
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.76%) PKI
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) CMDB
5 1 (2.38%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Solaris
4 5 (11.90%) Unix
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.38%) Android
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (35.71%) Information Security
3 11 (26.19%) Security Architecture
3 11 (26.19%) SIEM
4 10 (23.81%) Data Security
5 6 (14.29%) Analytics
5 6 (14.29%) ITIL
6 5 (11.90%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (11.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
7 4 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (9.52%) Security Operations
7 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.52%) Use Case
7 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (7.14%) Migration
9 2 (4.76%) Data Encryption
9 2 (4.76%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 21 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) SANS
5 2 (4.76%) CCIE
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.76%) JNCIE
5 2 (4.76%) MCP
6 1 (2.38%) CISSP
6 1 (2.38%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (9.52%) Snort
4 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.76%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (45.24%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (14.29%) Control-M
2 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 6 (14.29%) SCOM
3 5 (11.90%) Nessus
3 5 (11.90%) QRadar
4 4 (9.52%) Endace
5 3 (7.14%) WSUS
6 1 (2.38%) Nexpose
6 1 (2.38%) Nmap
6 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) VMware
2 14 (33.33%) Splunk
3 11 (26.19%) Cisco
3 11 (26.19%) Citrix
4 8 (19.05%) Juniper
5 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 6 (14.29%) IBM
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle
6 6 (14.29%) Sun
7 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.52%) ScanSafe
8 2 (4.76%) Apple
8 2 (4.76%) Aruba
8 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.76%) CommVault
8 2 (4.76%) F5
8 2 (4.76%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.76%) Symantec
9 1 (2.38%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.38%) Intel