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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intel Security
Rank 423 443 416
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -27
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 239 221 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 0.89% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 124 130
Median daily rate £362 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £179 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £388 £390
% change year-on-year
-8.38% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.75 £17.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% -3.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.00 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.15 £19.36 £34.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £17.34 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-27.91% -13.55%

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
24044 24752 26246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.80% 43.26% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14682 14636 14796
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1181
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 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
England +16 201 £370 -12.94% 20
London -11 49 £368 -8.12% 7
South East +4 48 £353 -21.66% 1
North West +34 26 £225 +5.88% 4
South West +2 23 £415 -12.63% 2
Scotland +11 21 £270 -9.24%
West Midlands -14 20 £456 +72.16% 3
Wales +38 19 £401 +158.87%
Yorkshire +22 16 £450 -
South Wales - 16 £414 -
Hampshire +9 15 £378 -24.50%
Wiltshire -6 14 £450 -5.26%
Shropshire -14 14 £463 +54.16% 1
Telford -14 14 £463 - 1
Swindon -4 13 £425 -10.52%
Manchester +4 12 £160 -24.70% 4
Berkshire +2 12 £252 -54.22%
Bracknell +2 12 £252 +45.94%
Surrey +19 11 £123 -72.77% 1
West Yorkshire +17 9 £500 -
Leeds +11 9 £500 -
East of England +1 9 £236 -47.50% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 8 £205 -
North East -24 8 £205 +2.50%
Tyne and Wear -25 8 £205 -
Bridgend - 8 £438 -
City of London +1 7 £450 - 2
Renfrewshire -23 7 £275 -15.38%
Erskine -27 7 £275 -15.38%
Glasgow +12 6 £195 -29.09%

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 285 (55.66%) Windows
2 216 (42.19%) Active Directory
3 186 (36.33%) Microsoft
4 161 (31.45%) Cisco
5 159 (31.05%) McAfee ePO
6 158 (30.86%) Firewall
7 153 (29.88%) Security Cleared
8 124 (24.22%) Windows Server
9 118 (23.05%) SC Cleared
10 110 (21.48%) VMware
11 97 (18.95%) Citrix
12 95 (18.55%) Windows Server 2008
13 87 (16.99%) Finance
14 86 (16.80%) Symantec
15 84 (16.41%) Windows Server 2003
16 82 (16.02%) SQL
17 81 (15.82%) Data Centre
18 80 (15.63%) LAN
18 80 (15.63%) Network Security
19 75 (14.65%) Windows 7
19 75 (14.65%) Windows Server 2012
20 74 (14.45%) TCP/IP
20 74 (14.45%) DNS
21 73 (14.26%) ITIL
22 71 (13.87%) Cybersecurity
23 63 (12.30%) WAN
24 60 (11.72%) MS Excel
24 60 (11.72%) SIEM
25 59 (11.52%) DHCP
26 56 (10.94%) Information Security

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 51 (9.96%) MS Exchange
2 40 (7.81%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.93%) IIS
4 13 (2.54%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.37%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.59%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.39%) nginx
10 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 60 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 52 (10.16%) MS Office
3 24 (4.69%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.56%) MS Project
5 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.20%) Eikon
1 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.20%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.27%) Office 365
2 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.59%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 158 (30.86%) Firewall
2 80 (15.63%) LAN
2 80 (15.63%) Network Security
3 74 (14.45%) DNS
3 74 (14.45%) TCP/IP
4 63 (12.30%) WAN
5 59 (11.52%) DHCP
6 53 (10.35%) Cisco ASA
6 53 (10.35%) VPN
7 38 (7.42%) Wireless
8 30 (5.86%) SAN
9 29 (5.66%) OSPF
10 25 (4.88%) VoIP
11 23 (4.49%) BGP
12 20 (3.91%) Internet
12 20 (3.91%) Reverse Proxy
13 19 (3.71%) SSL
14 17 (3.32%) EIGRP
14 17 (3.32%) VLAN
15 13 (2.54%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.37%) MS Access
3 6 (1.17%) Big Data
4 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.39%) ActiveReports
7 1 (0.20%) GIS
7 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (3.13%) StarTeam
2 11 (2.15%) MSI
3 8 (1.56%) HP UFT
3 8 (1.56%) JIRA
3 8 (1.56%) TestDirector
3 8 (1.56%) WinRunner
4 5 (0.98%) InstallShield
4 5 (0.98%) WinDbg
5 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.39%) Hudson
5 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.39%) Selenium
6 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.20%) ClearQuest
General
1 87 (16.99%) Finance
2 34 (6.64%) Banking
3 10 (1.95%) Retail
4 9 (1.76%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.56%) Advertising
5 8 (1.56%) Law
6 7 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.98%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.98%) Military
8 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.39%) Legal
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Games
9 1 (0.20%) Local Government
9 1 (0.20%) Marketing
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (21.68%) Analyst
2 62 (12.11%) Consultant
3 52 (10.16%) Network Engineer
4 48 (9.38%) Security Engineer
5 46 (8.98%) Security Analyst
6 38 (7.42%) Support Engineer
7 37 (7.23%) Security Consultant
8 26 (5.08%) Architect
9 20 (3.91%) Administrator
9 20 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (3.91%) Support Analyst
9 20 (3.91%) Windows Engineer
10 19 (3.71%) Cisco Engineer
11 18 (3.52%) Incident Analyst
11 18 (3.52%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 17 (3.32%) Security Specialist
13 16 (3.13%) Server Engineer
13 16 (3.13%) Technical Leader
14 15 (2.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 15 (2.93%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.05%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (1.17%) Middleware
4 5 (0.98%) Regular Expression
5 3 (0.59%) .NET
6 2 (0.39%) J2EE
6 2 (0.39%) Web Services
7 1 (0.20%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 81 (15.82%) Data Centre
2 35 (6.84%) Clustering
3 30 (5.86%) PKI
4 28 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.54%) Cyberthreat
7 8 (1.56%) Cryptography
7 8 (1.56%) Driving Licence
7 8 (1.56%) PDA
8 6 (1.17%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.17%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.17%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.17%) Statistics
9 5 (0.98%) Replication
10 4 (0.78%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.59%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (0.59%) User Experience
12 2 (0.39%) CESG
12 2 (0.39%) iPhone
12 2 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 285 (55.66%) Windows
2 124 (24.22%) Windows Server
3 95 (18.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (16.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 75 (14.65%) Windows 7
5 75 (14.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (9.18%) Windows XP
7 41 (8.01%) Unix
8 33 (6.45%) Windows 10
9 31 (6.05%) AIX
9 31 (6.05%) Linux
10 27 (5.27%) Solaris
11 12 (2.34%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.95%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.76%) Android
14 5 (0.98%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.39%) CentOS
15 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (14.26%) ITIL
2 71 (13.87%) Cybersecurity
3 60 (11.72%) SIEM
4 56 (10.94%) Information Security
5 43 (8.40%) Change Management
5 43 (8.40%) Vulnerability Management
6 32 (6.25%) Migration
7 30 (5.86%) Incident Management
7 30 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (5.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 27 (5.27%) Analytics
9 27 (5.27%) Security Management
10 26 (5.08%) Security Operations
10 26 (5.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 25 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
12 24 (4.69%) Service Management
12 24 (4.69%) Software Testing
13 23 (4.49%) Change Control
14 22 (4.30%) Root Cause Analysis
14 22 (4.30%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 82 (16.02%) SQL
2 34 (6.64%) PowerShell
3 17 (3.32%) Shell Script
4 15 (2.93%) Java
5 14 (2.73%) VBScript
6 8 (1.56%) Python
7 5 (0.98%) PHP
8 4 (0.78%) C
8 4 (0.78%) Perl
9 2 (0.39%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.39%) C++
10 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 153 (29.88%) Security Cleared
2 118 (23.05%) SC Cleared
3 53 (10.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (9.77%) CISSP
5 49 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (8.98%) MCSE
7 40 (7.81%) CCNP
8 37 (7.23%) MCSA
9 33 (6.45%) CCNA
9 33 (6.45%) DV Cleared
10 31 (6.05%) MCITP
11 30 (5.86%) Degree
12 29 (5.66%) MCTS
13 26 (5.08%) ISTQB
14 17 (3.32%) BPSS Clearance
15 15 (2.93%) CISM
16 9 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 8 (1.56%) GCIA
17 8 (1.56%) GCIH
18 7 (1.37%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.27%) PCI DSS
2 24 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 16 (3.13%) SLA
4 15 (2.93%) COBIT
5 9 (1.76%) QA
6 6 (1.17%) JSP 440
6 6 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.59%) COSO
7 3 (0.59%) SAS 70
8 2 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.39%) ISO27005
System Software
1 216 (42.19%) Active Directory
2 53 (10.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 32 (6.25%) vSphere
5 31 (6.05%) VMware ESX
6 15 (2.93%) BitLocker
7 14 (2.73%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (1.37%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.98%) Snort
12 4 (0.78%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.78%) XenApp
13 3 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.59%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.39%) NFS
14 2 (0.39%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 159 (31.05%) McAfee ePO
2 49 (9.57%) SCCM
3 38 (7.42%) WSUS
4 33 (6.45%) Netcool
5 32 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 29 (5.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 27 (5.27%) Backup Exec
8 26 (5.08%) NetBackup
9 18 (3.52%) QRadar
9 18 (3.52%) SCOM
10 15 (2.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 14 (2.73%) RSA Security Analytics
12 12 (2.34%) FortiGate
13 11 (2.15%) Nexpose
14 9 (1.76%) Cacti
14 9 (1.76%) Nagios
14 9 (1.76%) SmokePing
15 8 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
16 7 (1.37%) AirWatch
16 7 (1.37%) Control-M
Vendors
1 186 (36.33%) Microsoft
2 161 (31.45%) Cisco
3 110 (21.48%) VMware
4 97 (18.95%) Citrix
5 86 (16.80%) Symantec
6 55 (10.74%) HP
7 49 (9.57%) CheckPoint
8 46 (8.98%) Fortinet
9 43 (8.40%) Lumension
10 40 (7.81%) Qualys
11 36 (7.03%) Splunk
12 35 (6.84%) Juniper
12 35 (6.84%) Veritas
13 34 (6.64%) F5
14 31 (6.05%) Blue Coat
15 26 (5.08%) ArcSight
16 21 (4.10%) Oracle
17 20 (3.91%) IBM
18 18 (3.52%) EMC
19 17 (3.32%) FireEye
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