The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 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).

Intel Security
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 385 358
Rank change year-on-year +16 -27  
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 39 54 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.58% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 32
Median daily rate £413 £440 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +42.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £213 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +8.33% -5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +20.32%  
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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8222 9239 9480
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.03% 41.16% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5511 6173 6138
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 135 203
Median hourly rate £22.34 £21.04 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.15% +12.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Intel Security
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Intel Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intel Security in London

Intel Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intel Security in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intel Security in London

Intel Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intel Security in London

Intel Security
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 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
City of London -10 4 £375 -16.66% 4
West End of London - 2 £325 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Intel Security
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.10%) Intel
3 24 (41.38%) Windows
4 23 (39.66%) MS Excel
5 22 (37.93%) Information Security
6 19 (32.76%) Firewall
6 19 (32.76%) Data Loss Prevention
7 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
8 16 (27.59%) McAfee ePO
9 14 (24.14%) Finance
9 14 (24.14%) VMware
10 12 (20.69%) Cisco
11 11 (18.97%) WAN
11 11 (18.97%) LAN
11 11 (18.97%) Legal
12 10 (17.24%) PCI DSS
13 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (15.52%) DNS
13 9 (15.52%) Citrix
13 9 (15.52%) SAN
14 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
14 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
14 8 (13.79%) Workflow
14 8 (13.79%) PowerShell
14 8 (13.79%) Workflow Management
14 8 (13.79%) Incident Management
14 8 (13.79%) Skype for Business
14 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (12.07%) Regular Expression
15 7 (12.07%) Skype

Intel Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 8 (13.79%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (39.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.76%) Firewall
2 11 (18.97%) LAN
2 11 (18.97%) WAN
3 9 (15.52%) DNS
3 9 (15.52%) SAN
4 7 (12.07%) NAS
4 7 (12.07%) Skype
5 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (8.62%) VPN
7 3 (5.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (5.17%) TACACS
8 2 (3.45%) DHCP
8 2 (3.45%) Network Security
8 2 (3.45%) VoIP
8 2 (3.45%) Wireless
9 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.72%) FTP
9 1 (1.72%) HTTP
9 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Legal
3 6 (10.34%) Back Office
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Law
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Analyst
2 8 (13.79%) Consultant
2 8 (13.79%) Security Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Information Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Information Manager
3 6 (10.34%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (10.34%) Security Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Security Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) CyberArk Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.17%) IT Support
5 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.45%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) Regular Expression
2 3 (5.17%) OAuth
2 3 (5.17%) OpenID
2 3 (5.17%) SailPoint
2 3 (5.17%) SAML
3 1 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
1 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.45%) iPhone
2 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.72%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.17%) Linux
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) Android
7 1 (1.72%) Unix
7 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Information Security
2 19 (32.76%) Data Loss Prevention
3 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
3 8 (13.79%) Incident Management
3 8 (13.79%) Workflow
3 8 (13.79%) Workflow Management
4 7 (12.07%) ITIL
5 6 (10.34%) Analytics
5 6 (10.34%) Change Management
5 6 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (10.34%) Data Analytics
5 6 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 6 (10.34%) Service Management
5 6 (10.34%) SIEM
6 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.90%) Information Governance
7 4 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (5.17%) Privileged Access Management
8 3 (5.17%) Privileged Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) VBScript
3 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (10.34%) MCSE
2 6 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.45%) CCNP
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.45%) CISSP
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) CCNA
4 1 (1.72%) CCSA
4 1 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) GCIH
4 1 (1.72%) GPEN
4 1 (1.72%) MCDST
4 1 (1.72%) MCP
4 1 (1.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.17%) GPG13
4 1 (1.72%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.72%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.72%) QA
4 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.34%) VMware ESX
3 6 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.72%) KVM
4 1 (1.72%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (27.59%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (10.34%) NetBackup
2 6 (10.34%) SCCM
2 6 (10.34%) vMotion
2 6 (10.34%) WMI
3 2 (3.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.72%) AppManager
4 1 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.72%) EnCase
4 1 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.72%) Puppet
4 1 (1.72%) QRadar
4 1 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.10%) Intel
3 14 (24.14%) VMware
4 12 (20.69%) Cisco
5 9 (15.52%) Citrix
6 7 (12.07%) Symantec
7 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 6 (10.34%) FireEye
7 6 (10.34%) Splunk
8 5 (8.62%) EMC
8 5 (8.62%) ServiceNow
9 4 (6.90%) F5
9 4 (6.90%) IBM
9 4 (6.90%) Juniper
9 4 (6.90%) Palo Alto
10 3 (5.17%) AlgoSec
10 3 (5.17%) ArcSight
10 3 (5.17%) CA
10 3 (5.17%) CyberArk
10 3 (5.17%) Rapid7