The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Intel Security products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Intel Security over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intel Security
South East / Berkshire
Rank 86 111 117
Rank change year-on-year +25 +6  
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 14 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.76% 0.45% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 0.86% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £275 £235 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.27% +14.39%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +8.45% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £45.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year -73.33% +224.44%  

Intel Security is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 925 1273 1397
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 50.52% 52.04% 48.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 654 680
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 47 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +2.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

Intel Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Intel Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Intel Security in Berkshire

Intel Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intel Security in Berkshire

Intel Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intel Security in Berkshire

Intel Security
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +11 13 £275 +17.27%
Newbury - 1 - -
Intel Security
South East

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 20 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) Software Distribution
3 10 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 10 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) SMS
4 9 (45.00%) Software Delivery
4 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (40.00%) HP
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (40.00%) Internet
5 8 (40.00%) Release Management
6 7 (35.00%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
7 6 (30.00%) Security Operations
7 6 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
8 5 (25.00%) Server Patching
8 5 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (25.00%) IIS
9 3 (15.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) Office Automation
10 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
10 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
10 2 (10.00%) Intel
10 2 (10.00%) Citrix
10 2 (10.00%) WSUS
10 2 (10.00%) Active Directory

Intel Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (25.00%) IIS
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) iTunes
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) SMS
2 8 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Operations Technician
2 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Server Support
3 1 (5.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Software Distribution
2 10 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 9 (45.00%) Software Delivery
4 8 (40.00%) Release Management
5 6 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
5 6 (30.00%) Security Operations
6 5 (25.00%) Server Patching
7 3 (15.00%) Office Automation
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Case Management
8 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (5.00%) Line Management
8 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
8 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Statistics
8 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) SANS
3 1 (5.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (35.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (10.00%) WSUS
4 1 (5.00%) Nessus
4 1 (5.00%) Nexpose
4 1 (5.00%) Nmap
4 1 (5.00%) QRadar
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) HP
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
2 2 (10.00%) Intel
2 2 (10.00%) Qualys
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (5.00%) NetWitness
3 1 (5.00%) Snow
3 1 (5.00%) Sophos
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) VMware