The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intel Security
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 90 78
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12  
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.066% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £333 £350
% change year-on-year +10.90% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £43.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year -72.09% +210.02%  

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 Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 343 525 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 38.11% 34.77% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 283 208
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.30% +116.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £19.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.00 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Intel Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Intel Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intel Security in Edinburgh

Intel Security
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 11 (73.33%) Finance
1 11 (73.33%) Law
1 11 (73.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) SIEM
4 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
4 4 (26.67%) F5
4 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (26.67%) DB2
5 3 (20.00%) Database Security
6 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Use Case
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (13.33%) zOS
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security

Intel Security
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) DB2
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
1 11 (73.33%) Law
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Consultant
1 10 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 8 (53.33%) Database Consultant
3 7 (46.67%) SIEM Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Database Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) DB2 Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) SIEM
2 3 (20.00%) Database Security
3 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (13.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
1 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (26.67%) F5
1 4 (26.67%) Fortinet