The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Intel Security products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intel Security over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intel Security
Rank 118 103 114
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 28 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.89% 0.63% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 1.41% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 5
Median daily rate £362 £316 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £268 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £409 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.06% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.21 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.08 £15.83 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.19% -9.54%
Intel Security
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1505 1064 1176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.60% 44.63% 49.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 570 542
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 76 86
Median hourly rate £15.21 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.85 £34.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Intel Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Intel Security
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Intel Security Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Intel Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intel Security across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Intel Security Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Intel Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Intel Security Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Intel Security
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Shropshire -28 10 £423 +35.82%
Warwickshire - 5 £115 -
Birmingham -13 4 £325 - 1
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Staffordshire -2 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £375 -
Intel Security
England

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Cisco
2 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (37.78%) Firewall
3 17 (37.78%) Windows 7
4 12 (26.67%) Wireless
4 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (24.44%) Fortinet
5 11 (24.44%) Network Security
6 10 (22.22%) Android
6 10 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 10 (22.22%) Google
7 9 (20.00%) Identity Management
7 9 (20.00%) LAN
7 9 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 9 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (20.00%) 802.1X
7 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (17.78%) Symantec
8 8 (17.78%) Migration
9 7 (15.56%) Information Security
9 7 (15.56%) Blue Coat
9 7 (15.56%) MS Office
9 7 (15.56%) CCNP
9 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
10 6 (13.33%) FortiGate
10 6 (13.33%) WPA2
10 6 (13.33%) F5

Intel Security
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.67%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) Firewall
2 12 (26.67%) Wireless
3 11 (24.44%) Network Security
4 9 (20.00%) LAN
5 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (13.33%) SNMP
6 6 (13.33%) TACACS
6 6 (13.33%) VLAN
6 6 (13.33%) VoIP
6 6 (13.33%) VPN
6 6 (13.33%) WAN
6 6 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (13.33%) WPA2
7 4 (8.89%) DHCP
7 4 (8.89%) DNS
7 4 (8.89%) OSPF
8 3 (6.67%) BGP
8 3 (6.67%) BIG-IP
8 3 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Architect
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Network Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (8.89%) Network Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Wireless Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 3 (6.67%) Network Support
7 3 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.22%) Android
3 10 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 8 (17.78%) Migration
3 7 (15.56%) Information Security
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.89%) Network Management
6 3 (6.67%) ITSM
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Security Operations
6 3 (6.67%) Security Testing
6 3 (6.67%) SIEM
6 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (4.44%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.44%) SABSA
7 2 (4.44%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.44%) Security Management
7 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) CCNP
3 5 (11.11%) CCNA
3 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) MCSE
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) CISA
5 2 (4.44%) CISM
5 2 (4.44%) CISSP
5 2 (4.44%) Degree
5 2 (4.44%) IISP
5 2 (4.44%) MCP
5 2 (4.44%) MCSA
6 1 (2.22%) CNE
6 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) ISEB
6 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.22%) MCITP
6 1 (2.22%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.44%) ISO27005
1 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (13.33%) FortiGate
3 5 (11.11%) WSUS
4 4 (8.89%) SCCM
5 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.22%) Cacti
6 1 (2.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (2.22%) Nagios
6 1 (2.22%) Nexpose
6 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.22%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (24.44%) Fortinet
4 10 (22.22%) Google
5 9 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (17.78%) Symantec
7 7 (15.56%) Blue Coat
8 6 (13.33%) F5
8 6 (13.33%) HP
9 5 (11.11%) IBM
10 4 (8.89%) VMware
11 3 (6.67%) ArcSight
11 3 (6.67%) BMC
11 3 (6.67%) Brocade
11 3 (6.67%) Juniper
11 3 (6.67%) Lotus
11 3 (6.67%) Sophos
11 3 (6.67%) Splunk
12 2 (4.44%) Oracle
12 2 (4.44%) Sun