The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Intel Security products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intel Security over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intel Security
Rank 387 474 387
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -87
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 237 175 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.32% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 0.74% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 91 143
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £162 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 27
Median hourly rate £16.88 £22.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £163.75 £38.25 £30.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.88 £15.85 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.46% +5.66%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22568 23575 25234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 42.87% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13786 13840 14923
Median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 870 966 1216
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.80 £38.00
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

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

Intel Security Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Intel Security
Daily Rate Trend

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

Intel Security Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Intel Security
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intel Security within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Intel Security Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Intel Security
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Intel Security Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Intel Security
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intel Security within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Intel Security Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Intel Security
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 10 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
England +63 187 £400 - 25
South East +26 43 £325 -7.80% 5
North West +31 42 £425 +14.86% 3
London -14 31 £325 -32.46% 6
Scotland +5 28 £275 -9.09%
West Midlands -4 23 £425 +41.66% 5
South West +18 20 £525 +445.45% 3
Manchester +17 19 £444 - 2
Wales +16 19 £425 +46.55% 2
Hampshire +22 18 £431 +21.47%
South Wales +20 17 £425 +46.55% 1
East Midlands +17 17 £325 -27.77% 1
Shropshire +11 16 £435 +45.00%
Telford +6 15 £435 -
Northamptonshire - 15 £325 -
Northampton - 14 £325 -
Wiltshire +11 12 £525 -
Erskine -3 12 £275 -9.83%
Renfrewshire -7 12 £275 -9.83%
East of England +1 11 £400 -33.33%
Merseyside +10 10 £325 - 1
Bridgend - 10 £450 - 1
Edinburgh - 10 £420 -
Southport - 9 £325 -
Buckinghamshire +26 8 £323 -
Milton Keynes +19 8 £323 -
Cheshire +20 7 £441 +7.62%
Berkshire +10 7 £317 +22.01% 4
Southampton - 7 £593 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £400 -

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 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 with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 231 (50.77%) Windows
2 170 (37.36%) Microsoft
2 170 (37.36%) Firewall
3 160 (35.16%) Active Directory
4 158 (34.73%) Security Cleared
5 150 (32.97%) Cisco
6 140 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
7 131 (28.79%) SC Cleared
8 98 (21.54%) LAN
9 97 (21.32%) Citrix
10 95 (20.88%) VMware
11 79 (17.36%) Windows Server
12 76 (16.70%) ITIL
13 74 (16.26%) WAN
13 74 (16.26%) TCP/IP
13 74 (16.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 72 (15.82%) Finance
15 68 (14.95%) Cybersecurity
16 67 (14.73%) Windows Server 2008
17 66 (14.51%) Network Security
17 66 (14.51%) Windows Server 2003
18 63 (13.85%) SQL
19 60 (13.19%) SCCM
20 58 (12.75%) VPN
21 56 (12.31%) Windows 7
22 55 (12.09%) Symantec
23 54 (11.87%) CheckPoint
23 54 (11.87%) Cisco Certification
23 54 (11.87%) DNS
23 54 (11.87%) Cisco ASA

Intel Security
Top Related IT Skills 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 45 (9.89%) SharePoint
2 29 (6.37%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.76%) Skype for Business
4 7 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (1.54%) IIS
4 7 (1.54%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.44%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.44%) nginx
9 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 45 (9.89%) MS Office
2 43 (9.45%) MS Excel
3 17 (3.74%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.93%) Office 365
2 9 (1.98%) OneDrive
3 7 (1.54%) IaaS
4 6 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.44%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.22%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 170 (37.36%) Firewall
2 98 (21.54%) LAN
3 74 (16.26%) TCP/IP
3 74 (16.26%) WAN
4 66 (14.51%) Network Security
5 58 (12.75%) VPN
6 54 (11.87%) Cisco ASA
6 54 (11.87%) DNS
7 36 (7.91%) Wireless
8 33 (7.25%) DHCP
9 27 (5.93%) SSL
9 27 (5.93%) VoIP
10 25 (5.49%) SAN
11 24 (5.27%) Internet
12 17 (3.74%) HTTP
13 15 (3.30%) NetScaler
13 15 (3.30%) OSPF
14 14 (3.08%) Reverse Proxy
15 13 (2.86%) BGP
16 11 (2.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.32%) Big Data
3 4 (0.88%) DB2
3 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
3 4 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.44%) ActiveReports
5 2 (0.44%) MS Access
6 1 (0.22%) GIS
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (4.84%) StarTeam
2 8 (1.76%) JIRA
3 7 (1.54%) MSI
4 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.44%) Hudson
4 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.44%) Selenium
5 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.22%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.22%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.22%) WinRunner
General
1 72 (15.82%) Finance
2 25 (5.49%) Banking
3 14 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.76%) Advertising
5 6 (1.32%) Law
6 5 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.10%) Retail
7 3 (0.66%) German Language
7 3 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.66%) Legal
7 3 (0.66%) Local Government
8 1 (0.22%) Billing
8 1 (0.22%) Electronics
8 1 (0.22%) Games
8 1 (0.22%) Hindi Language
8 1 (0.22%) Marketing
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 98 (21.54%) Analyst
2 58 (12.75%) Consultant
3 47 (10.33%) Network Engineer
4 38 (8.35%) Security Analyst
5 32 (7.03%) Security Engineer
6 26 (5.71%) Architect
7 25 (5.49%) Security Consultant
7 25 (5.49%) Support Engineer
8 22 (4.84%) Support Analyst
9 21 (4.62%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 19 (4.18%) Cisco Engineer
11 18 (3.96%) Security Architect
11 18 (3.96%) SOC Analyst
12 17 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (3.74%) Security Specialist
12 17 (3.74%) Test Analyst
13 16 (3.52%) Administrator
14 15 (3.30%) IT Engineer
14 15 (3.30%) Network Security Engineer
14 15 (3.30%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.93%) 802.1X
2 12 (2.64%) ELK Stack
3 7 (1.54%) Middleware
3 7 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (1.10%) .NET
4 5 (1.10%) Regular Expression
5 3 (0.66%) Web Services
6 2 (0.44%) J2EE
7 1 (0.22%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.15%) Clustering
3 20 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.52%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.30%) PKI
6 13 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 13 (2.86%) Reference Data
7 12 (2.64%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.42%) Cyber Attack
9 10 (2.20%) CMDB
10 8 (1.76%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.10%) Replication
13 3 (0.66%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.66%) CESG
13 3 (0.66%) NHS
13 3 (0.66%) Statistics
14 2 (0.44%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.44%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 231 (50.77%) Windows
2 79 (17.36%) Windows Server
3 74 (16.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 67 (14.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (14.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (12.31%) Windows 7
7 45 (9.89%) Windows 10
8 40 (8.79%) Unix
9 39 (8.57%) Linux
10 38 (8.35%) Windows XP
11 28 (6.15%) AIX
12 19 (4.18%) Solaris
13 7 (1.54%) Android
13 7 (1.54%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.32%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.44%) CentOS
15 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (16.70%) ITIL
2 68 (14.95%) Cybersecurity
3 53 (11.65%) Information Security
3 53 (11.65%) SIEM
4 41 (9.01%) Vulnerability Management
5 38 (8.35%) Change Management
6 37 (8.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 32 (7.03%) Analytics
8 30 (6.59%) Software Deployment
9 28 (6.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 23 (5.05%) Test Scripting
11 22 (4.84%) Migration
11 22 (4.84%) Software Testing
12 21 (4.62%) Security Management
13 20 (4.40%) Change Control
13 20 (4.40%) Kalman Filter
13 20 (4.40%) Security Operations
13 20 (4.40%) Server Virtualisation
14 19 (4.18%) Service Management
14 19 (4.18%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (13.85%) SQL
2 23 (5.05%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.52%) Java
4 12 (2.64%) Shell Script
5 9 (1.98%) Python
6 5 (1.10%) C
6 5 (1.10%) PHP
7 4 (0.88%) Perl
7 4 (0.88%) VBScript
8 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.44%) C++
9 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 158 (34.73%) Security Cleared
2 131 (28.79%) SC Cleared
3 54 (11.87%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (7.91%) CCNP
6 34 (7.47%) CISSP
6 34 (7.47%) MCSE
7 31 (6.81%) CCNA
8 30 (6.59%) DV Cleared
8 30 (6.59%) MCSA
9 28 (6.15%) MCITP
10 26 (5.71%) ISTQB
10 26 (5.71%) MCTS
11 20 (4.40%) Degree
12 12 (2.64%) BPSS Clearance
13 11 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (1.98%) SANS
15 8 (1.76%) SSCP
16 6 (1.32%) GIAC
16 6 (1.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.40%) PCI DSS
2 18 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.20%) SLA
4 8 (1.76%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (1.54%) QA
5 7 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.10%) COBIT
7 4 (0.88%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.44%) COSO
8 2 (0.44%) SAS 70
System Software
1 160 (35.16%) Active Directory
2 41 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (5.49%) Hyper-V
4 21 (4.62%) VMware ESX
5 18 (3.96%) BitLocker
6 16 (3.52%) XenDesktop
7 11 (2.42%) vSphere
8 8 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (1.54%) Snort
9 7 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (1.32%) XenApp
11 4 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (0.88%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.44%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.44%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 140 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
2 60 (13.19%) SCCM
3 31 (6.81%) QRadar
4 30 (6.59%) WSUS
5 25 (5.49%) Netcool
6 23 (5.05%) Nexpose
7 18 (3.96%) Norton AntiVirus
7 18 (3.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 15 (3.30%) Nessus
9 13 (2.86%) SCOM
10 12 (2.64%) Backup Exec
10 12 (2.64%) NetBackup
11 10 (2.20%) Nmap
12 9 (1.98%) FortiGate
13 7 (1.54%) Control-M
14 6 (1.32%) CA Spectrum
14 6 (1.32%) RSA Archer
14 6 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 6 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 5 (1.10%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 170 (37.36%) Microsoft
2 150 (32.97%) Cisco
3 97 (21.32%) Citrix
4 95 (20.88%) VMware
5 55 (12.09%) Symantec
6 54 (11.87%) CheckPoint
7 51 (11.21%) Splunk
8 44 (9.67%) Fortinet
9 43 (9.45%) ArcSight
10 39 (8.57%) Blue Coat
11 38 (8.35%) HP
12 36 (7.91%) F5
13 35 (7.69%) Juniper
14 34 (7.47%) Qualys
15 28 (6.15%) SolarWinds
16 26 (5.71%) Veritas
17 19 (4.18%) FireEye
17 19 (4.18%) Lumension
18 18 (3.96%) Forcepoint
18 18 (3.96%) Intel
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