The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Intel products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intel over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 the Intel Corporation.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intel
Rank 536 507 499
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -8
Contract jobs citing Intel 67 45 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.093% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 42
Average daily rate £335 £375 £461
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% -18.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £405 £381
% change year-on-year
-40.74% +6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 12
Average hourly rate £26.50 £23.33 £31.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.58% -26.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.85 £18.90 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £41.00 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.17 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+19.55% -44.58%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26367 22927 27784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.87% 47.18% 45.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14733 12208 14165
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1107 1212 1343
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Intel
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Intel within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Intel Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Intel
Daily Rate Trend

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

Intel Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Intel
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intel within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Intel Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Intel
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Intel Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Intel
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intel within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Intel Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Intel
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intel within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -14 61 £343 -8.66% 25
South East +1 28 £292 -29.11% 8
London -27 22 £475 +69.64% 4
Surrey - 16 £198 - 1
Staines - 14 - -
City of London -4 8 £575 +165.89%
Hampshire -1 6 £292 -12.98% 5
East of England - 4 - - 2
Southampton - 4 £335 - 3
South Wales -11 3 £175 +2.94%
Cardiff -13 3 £175 +2.94%
Wales -19 3 £175 +2.94%
Docklands, London - 3 £550 -
Scotland -7 2 £450 +95.65% 1
South West -13 2 - - 4
Yorkshire -17 2 £175 -58.82% 3
North West -20 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 2
Portsmouth -7 1 £250 -9.09%
East Midlands -7 1 - - 2
Manchester -15 1 - - 1
Nottingham - 1 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -

Intel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Intel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Intel.

1 88 (69.84%) Windows
2 49 (38.89%) Linux
3 45 (35.71%) SAN
4 37 (29.37%) VMware
5 35 (27.78%) UNIX
6 34 (26.98%) LAN
7 33 (26.19%) SQL
7 33 (26.19%) SQL Server
8 30 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (23.02%) Solaris
10 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 27 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (20.63%) IBM
12 25 (19.84%) WAN
12 25 (19.84%) ITIL
12 25 (19.84%) Oracle
12 25 (19.84%) EMC
13 23 (18.25%) Active Directory
14 22 (17.46%) NetBackup
14 22 (17.46%) MS Exchange
15 20 (15.87%) HP
15 20 (15.87%) Benchmarking
16 19 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (15.08%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (14.29%) NAS
17 18 (14.29%) Finance
17 18 (14.29%) Banking
17 18 (14.29%) NetApp
17 18 (14.29%) Cisco
17 18 (14.29%) IIS

Intel
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Intel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Intel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (17.46%) MS Exchange
2 18 (14.29%) IIS
3 14 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 11 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (6.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 8 (6.35%) Apache
6 8 (6.35%) Tomcat
6 8 (6.35%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (3.97%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.59%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.59%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.79%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.79%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.79%) SAS
9 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (7.94%) MS Office
2 2 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.35%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (35.71%) SAN
2 34 (26.98%) LAN
3 25 (19.84%) WAN
4 18 (14.29%) NAS
5 17 (13.49%) TCP/IP
5 17 (13.49%) Multicast
5 17 (13.49%) FCoE
5 17 (13.49%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (6.35%) HTTP
7 7 (5.56%) NetScaler
8 6 (4.76%) DNS
8 6 (4.76%) VLAN
8 6 (4.76%) Firewall
9 5 (3.97%) Internet
10 2 (1.59%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.59%) Wireless
11 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (0.79%) DHCP
11 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.79%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.35%) Hadoop
2 8 (6.35%) HBase
3 7 (5.56%) Cognos Impromptu
3 7 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (3.97%) DB2
5 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.79%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.79%) QlikView
6 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.59%) JIRA
2 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.59%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.79%) JUnit
General
1 18 (14.29%) Finance
1 18 (14.29%) Banking
2 10 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 6 (4.76%) Back Office
4 5 (3.97%) Electronics
5 3 (2.38%) Legal
6 2 (1.59%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.79%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Avionics
7 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (23.81%) Architect
2 23 (18.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 16 (12.70%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (11.11%) Administrator
5 13 (10.32%) Software Engineer
6 12 (9.52%) Analyst
7 10 (7.94%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.35%) Wintel Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Lead Architect
9 7 (5.56%) Senior Wintel Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Designer
9 7 (5.56%) Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Wintel Support
10 5 (3.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (2.38%) Development Engineer
11 3 (2.38%) Data Centre Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.90%) Middleware
2 10 (7.94%) XML
3 8 (6.35%) Rendezvous
3 8 (6.35%) XSLT
3 8 (6.35%) HTML
4 6 (4.76%) POSIX
5 2 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.59%) J2EE
5 2 (1.59%) SOAP
5 2 (1.59%) Web Services
5 2 (1.59%) Spring
5 2 (1.59%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.79%) Threading Building Blocks
6 1 (0.79%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.79%) Drools
6 1 (0.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.79%) Java EE
6 1 (0.79%) jBPM
6 1 (0.79%) MFC
6 1 (0.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Clustering
2 11 (8.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 8 (6.35%) Thin Client
4 8 (6.35%) Fat Client
5 7 (5.56%) Replication
6 6 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.17%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (3.17%) AS400
8 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.38%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.59%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 88 (69.84%) Windows
2 49 (38.89%) Linux
3 35 (27.78%) UNIX
4 30 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (23.02%) Solaris
6 27 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (8.73%) AIX
8 9 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (7.14%) SUSE
8 9 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (5.56%) Windows 7
10 6 (4.76%) LynxOS
11 4 (3.17%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.59%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.59%) Android
12 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X Server
12 2 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.84%) ITIL
2 20 (15.87%) Benchmarking
3 19 (15.08%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (11.90%) Resource Management
5 14 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 14 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 14 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
6 11 (8.73%) OO
7 10 (7.94%) Multithreading
7 10 (7.94%) Scrum
8 9 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.56%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.76%) Project Management
10 6 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (4.76%) OOD
10 6 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.76%) Digital Signal Processing
10 6 (4.76%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.19%) SQL
2 18 (14.29%) C++
3 15 (11.90%) Java
4 11 (8.73%) C
5 8 (6.35%) PowerShell
6 7 (5.56%) Embedded C
7 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.38%) Python
8 3 (2.38%) Perl
8 3 (2.38%) C#
9 2 (1.59%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.59%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.59%) VBScript
10 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (5.56%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.38%) MCSE
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.59%) CCNP
4 2 (1.59%) CCNA
4 2 (1.59%) MCP
4 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.59%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.76%) DICOM
3 4 (3.17%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 23 (18.25%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.49%) NFS
3 17 (13.49%) SRDF
4 14 (11.11%) vSphere
5 13 (10.32%) XenApp
6 10 (7.94%) XenDesktop
6 10 (7.94%) VMware ESX
7 8 (6.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 8 (6.35%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (5.56%) Hyper-V
8 7 (5.56%) Xen
8 7 (5.56%) Terminal Services
9 5 (3.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (3.97%) Veritas File System
10 4 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (1.59%) KVM
12 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (17.46%) NetBackup
2 8 (6.35%) Tivoli
3 7 (5.56%) SCOM
3 7 (5.56%) ARCserve
4 5 (3.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (3.97%) SCCM
5 2 (1.59%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.59%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.79%) WSUS
6 1 (0.79%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 37 (29.37%) VMware
2 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 26 (20.63%) IBM
4 25 (19.84%) Oracle
4 25 (19.84%) EMC
5 20 (15.87%) HP
6 18 (14.29%) NetApp
6 18 (14.29%) Cisco
7 15 (11.90%) Symantec
7 15 (11.90%) Citrix
8 13 (10.32%) Sybase
9 10 (7.94%) Sun
10 9 (7.14%) Red Hat
10 9 (7.14%) Veritas
10 9 (7.14%) TIBCO
11 8 (6.35%) DataSynapse
11 8 (6.35%) 29West
12 7 (5.56%) AppSense
12 7 (5.56%) Wyse
12 7 (5.56%) Cognos
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