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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intel Security
Rank 427 388 374
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -14
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 237 276 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.48% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 1.10% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 160 143
Median daily rate £375 £399 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.11% +7.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £210 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.49% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 21
Median hourly rate £18.08 £16.16 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% -7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £19.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.08 £15.83 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.19% -9.54%

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
24376 25091 24656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.14% 43.95% 45.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14951 14784 13626
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 822 1089 1078
Median hourly rate £19.56 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.63% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -52 207 £400 - 24
South East -37 52 £380 -13.14% 5
Yorkshire +25 31 £450 - 2
London -17 31 £500 +29.03% 11
Scotland +22 29 £275 - 1
West Midlands -22 26 £375 +18.57% 3
North West +8 24 £200 -18.36% 2
Manchester +6 21 £180 -26.53% 2
West Yorkshire +14 19 £450 -
Leeds +9 18 £450 -
South West 0 17 £350 -17.64%
Berkshire -14 16 £275 -38.88%
Hampshire -26 16 £375 -16.66% 2
North East -23 15 £200 -27.27%
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 15 £200 -27.27%
Tyne and Wear -38 15 £200 -27.27%
Bracknell -4 14 £267 -13.16%
City of London +39 13 £450 +20.00% 4
Glasgow +11 9 £275 - 1
Renfrewshire -10 9 £283 -20.28%
Erskine -13 9 £283 -20.28%
Telford -25 9 £423 +36.37%
Shropshire -31 9 £423 +35.82%
Bristol +5 8 £313 +140.38%
South Yorkshire - 8 £431 -
Surrey -4 7 £260 -40.51% 1
West Sussex -4 7 £425 +254.16%
Edinburgh - 7 £245 -
Portsmouth - 7 - -
Milton Keynes +19 6 £270 +10.20%

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 267 (56.21%) Windows
2 208 (43.79%) Active Directory
3 163 (34.32%) Microsoft
4 152 (32.00%) McAfee ePO
5 146 (30.74%) Firewall
6 141 (29.68%) Cisco
7 135 (28.42%) Security Cleared
8 112 (23.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 108 (22.74%) VMware
10 103 (21.68%) Windows Server
11 101 (21.26%) SC Cleared
12 99 (20.84%) Windows 7
13 88 (18.53%) Windows Server 2003
14 87 (18.32%) Citrix
15 84 (17.68%) Finance
16 83 (17.47%) SQL
17 82 (17.26%) Data Centre
18 80 (16.84%) Symantec
19 71 (14.95%) CheckPoint
19 71 (14.95%) Network Security
20 68 (14.32%) ITIL
21 66 (13.89%) TCP/IP
22 60 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
23 58 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
23 58 (12.21%) Cybersecurity
24 57 (12.00%) HP
24 57 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
24 57 (12.00%) Information Security
25 56 (11.79%) DNS
26 55 (11.58%) DHCP

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 46 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 35 (7.37%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.16%) IIS
4 13 (2.74%) Skype for Business
5 9 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.84%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 48 (10.11%) MS Office
3 14 (2.95%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Eikon
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.79%) Office 365
2 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 146 (30.74%) Firewall
2 71 (14.95%) Network Security
3 66 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 56 (11.79%) DNS
5 55 (11.58%) DHCP
6 53 (11.16%) WAN
7 49 (10.32%) LAN
8 44 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
9 43 (9.05%) VPN
10 35 (7.37%) Wireless
11 30 (6.32%) OSPF
12 27 (5.68%) Intrusion Detection
13 24 (5.05%) BGP
14 20 (4.21%) VoIP
15 17 (3.58%) EIGRP
16 16 (3.37%) SAN
16 16 (3.37%) VLAN
17 15 (3.16%) Reverse Proxy
18 14 (2.95%) Internet
19 13 (2.74%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.05%) MS Access
3 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.42%) Big Data
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (4.63%) TestDirector
2 21 (4.42%) HP UFT
2 21 (4.42%) WinRunner
3 12 (2.53%) MSI
4 8 (1.68%) JIRA
5 7 (1.47%) StarTeam
6 5 (1.05%) InstallShield
6 5 (1.05%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.21%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.21%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 84 (17.68%) Finance
2 34 (7.16%) Banking
3 14 (2.95%) Law
4 12 (2.53%) Retail
5 6 (1.26%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.05%) Military
6 5 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.42%) Advertising
7 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.21%) Billing
8 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.21%) Electronics
8 1 (0.21%) Local Government
8 1 (0.21%) Marketing
8 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 109 (22.95%) Analyst
2 56 (11.79%) Consultant
3 53 (11.16%) Security Engineer
4 51 (10.74%) Security Analyst
5 44 (9.26%) Support Engineer
6 41 (8.63%) Network Engineer
7 36 (7.58%) Security Consultant
8 23 (4.84%) Test Analyst
9 22 (4.63%) Architect
9 22 (4.63%) Security Specialist
10 16 (3.37%) Server Engineer
10 16 (3.37%) Wintel Engineer
11 15 (3.16%) Cisco Engineer
11 15 (3.16%) Incident Analyst
11 15 (3.16%) Windows Engineer
12 14 (2.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 14 (2.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (2.95%) Network Security Engineer
12 14 (2.95%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (2.95%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.47%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.26%) .NET
3 4 (0.84%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.42%) Middleware
4 2 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.21%) CSS
5 1 (0.21%) J2EE
5 1 (0.21%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 82 (17.26%) Data Centre
2 41 (8.63%) Clustering
3 30 (6.32%) PKI
4 28 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.00%) PDA
6 18 (3.79%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.11%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (2.11%) Driving Licence
7 10 (2.11%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.47%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.47%) Cryptography
9 6 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (1.26%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (1.26%) Smartcard
10 5 (1.05%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.05%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.84%) iPhone
11 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.84%) Replication
11 4 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 267 (56.21%) Windows
2 112 (23.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 103 (21.68%) Windows Server
4 99 (20.84%) Windows 7
5 88 (18.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 58 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (9.89%) Windows XP
8 31 (6.53%) AIX
9 29 (6.11%) Unix
10 28 (5.89%) Windows 8
11 24 (5.05%) Linux
12 23 (4.84%) Windows 10
13 14 (2.95%) Apple iOS
14 12 (2.53%) Android
14 12 (2.53%) Solaris
15 6 (1.26%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.26%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (14.32%) ITIL
2 58 (12.21%) Cybersecurity
3 57 (12.00%) Information Security
4 50 (10.53%) SIEM
5 40 (8.42%) Vulnerability Management
6 37 (7.79%) Change Management
7 36 (7.58%) Incident Management
8 32 (6.74%) Security Operations
9 30 (6.32%) Migration
10 29 (6.11%) Test Scripting
11 28 (5.89%) Smoke Testing
11 28 (5.89%) Software Testing
12 27 (5.68%) Service Management
13 26 (5.47%) Project Management
13 26 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
15 24 (5.05%) Security Management
16 21 (4.42%) Test Automation
16 21 (4.42%) Threat Management
16 21 (4.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 83 (17.47%) SQL
2 39 (8.21%) PowerShell
3 18 (3.79%) VBScript
4 13 (2.74%) Shell Script
5 8 (1.68%) Java
6 5 (1.05%) VB.NET
7 4 (0.84%) Python
8 2 (0.42%) VB
9 1 (0.21%) Perl
9 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 135 (28.42%) Security Cleared
2 101 (21.26%) SC Cleared
3 57 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 51 (10.74%) MCSE
5 49 (10.32%) CISSP
6 43 (9.05%) MCSA
7 36 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (7.16%) ISTQB
8 34 (7.16%) MCITP
9 32 (6.74%) MCTS
10 31 (6.53%) DV Cleared
11 30 (6.32%) Degree
12 26 (5.47%) CCNP
13 25 (5.26%) CCNA
14 18 (3.79%) CISM
15 16 (3.37%) BPSS Clearance
16 10 (2.11%) CISA
17 7 (1.47%) ISEB
18 6 (1.26%) GCIA
18 6 (1.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.53%) PCI DSS
2 29 (6.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.95%) COBIT
3 14 (2.95%) Disclosure Scotland
4 13 (2.74%) SLA
5 11 (2.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (1.89%) QA
7 6 (1.26%) ISAE 3402
7 6 (1.26%) ISO 9001
7 6 (1.26%) ISO27005
7 6 (1.26%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.42%) COSO
8 2 (0.42%) SAS 70
System Software
1 208 (43.79%) Active Directory
2 60 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (8.63%) VMware ESX
4 38 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 35 (7.37%) vSphere
6 14 (2.95%) BitLocker
7 9 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.47%) XenApp
9 7 (1.47%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.84%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.63%) Squid
11 3 (0.63%) UAG
12 2 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.42%) Postfix
12 2 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 152 (32.00%) McAfee ePO
2 41 (8.63%) SCCM
3 35 (7.37%) Netcool
4 34 (7.16%) WSUS
5 32 (6.74%) Norton AntiVirus
6 27 (5.68%) Backup Exec
7 25 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 24 (5.05%) NetBackup
9 21 (4.42%) HP Quality Center
10 15 (3.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 14 (2.95%) FortiGate
11 14 (2.95%) QRadar
12 12 (2.53%) RSA Security Analytics
13 9 (1.89%) SCOM
14 8 (1.68%) AirWatch
14 8 (1.68%) Cacti
14 8 (1.68%) Nagios
14 8 (1.68%) SmokePing
15 7 (1.47%) Nexpose
16 6 (1.26%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 163 (34.32%) Microsoft
2 141 (29.68%) Cisco
3 108 (22.74%) VMware
4 87 (18.32%) Citrix
5 80 (16.84%) Symantec
6 71 (14.95%) CheckPoint
7 57 (12.00%) HP
8 44 (9.26%) Juniper
8 44 (9.26%) Lumension
9 39 (8.21%) Splunk
10 37 (7.79%) Qualys
10 37 (7.79%) Veritas
11 33 (6.95%) F5
12 31 (6.53%) Fortinet
13 30 (6.32%) SolarWinds
14 28 (5.89%) Blue Coat
15 23 (4.84%) ArcSight
15 23 (4.84%) IBM
16 19 (4.00%) Oracle
17 15 (3.16%) Dell
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