The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 28 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 99 96
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3  
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.076% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.43% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £265 - £165
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +8.33% -5.71%  
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 Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 524 700 680
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 39.73% 39.15% 41.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 364 338
Median daily rate £378 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 20
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.46 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £133.20 £27.00
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Intel Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intel Security in Manchester

Intel Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intel Security in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 10 (52.63%) Windows
1 10 (52.63%) LAN
1 10 (52.63%) WAN
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 9 (47.37%) VPN
2 9 (47.37%) Intel
2 9 (47.37%) Citrix
2 9 (47.37%) VoIP
2 9 (47.37%) SCCM
2 9 (47.37%) Splunk
2 9 (47.37%) ArcSight
2 9 (47.37%) Data Analytics
2 9 (47.37%) Analytics
2 9 (47.37%) NetWitness
2 9 (47.37%) QRadar
2 9 (47.37%) Case Management
2 9 (47.37%) Security Monitoring
3 8 (42.11%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (42.11%) Patch Management
3 8 (42.11%) Nexpose
3 8 (42.11%) Cyber Attack
3 8 (42.11%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (42.11%) Nessus
3 8 (42.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (42.11%) Nmap
3 8 (42.11%) Qualys
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Unix
3 8 (42.11%) Apple

Intel Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 10 (52.63%) Firewall
1 10 (52.63%) LAN
1 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 9 (47.37%) VoIP
2 9 (47.37%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) SCCP
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) ArcSight Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Splunk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (5.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Analytics
1 9 (47.37%) Case Management
1 9 (47.37%) Data Analytics
1 9 (47.37%) Security Monitoring
2 8 (42.11%) Patch Management
2 8 (42.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 8 (42.11%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (26.32%) Software Deployment
4 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CISSP
1 7 (36.84%) SANS
2 6 (31.58%) SSCP
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) QRadar
1 9 (47.37%) SCCM
2 8 (42.11%) Nessus
2 8 (42.11%) Nexpose
2 8 (42.11%) Nmap
3 7 (36.84%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (36.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) ArcSight
1 9 (47.37%) Citrix
1 9 (47.37%) Intel
1 9 (47.37%) NetWitness
1 9 (47.37%) Splunk
2 8 (42.11%) Apple
2 8 (42.11%) Qualys
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Snow
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.26%) Riverbed