The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intel Security
England / South West
Rank 122 121 119
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 14 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.54% 0.62% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 1.55% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 8
Median daily rate £510 £340 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -4.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £321 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £363 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +11.74% -5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £29.50
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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1054 1159 1221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.59% 39.94% 39.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 751 717
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £496 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 74 71
Median hourly rate £38.75 £20.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.75% -0.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £46.34 £44.44
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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Intel Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intel Security in the South West

Intel Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intel Security in the South West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intel Security in the South West

Intel Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intel Security in the South West

Intel Security
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bristol -2 6 £550 +67.78% 3
Wiltshire 0 5 £365 +0.68%
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Intel Security
England

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 26 (78.79%) Security Cleared
2 22 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 19 (57.58%) McAfee ePO
4 17 (51.52%) Firewall
5 15 (45.45%) Information Security
6 13 (39.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (39.39%) VMware
6 13 (39.39%) Windows
7 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 12 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (33.33%) Security Architecture
9 10 (30.30%) Splunk
9 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
9 10 (30.30%) Citrix
9 10 (30.30%) Data Security
9 10 (30.30%) Internet
10 9 (27.27%) Reference Data
10 9 (27.27%) PCI DSS
10 9 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 9 (27.27%) Cyber Defence
11 8 (24.24%) Juniper
11 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
12 7 (21.21%) Cisco
12 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
12 7 (21.21%) Linux
12 7 (21.21%) MS Office
12 7 (21.21%) DV Cleared
13 6 (18.18%) SIEM
13 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing

Intel Security
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) Internet
3 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (15.15%) DNS
4 5 (15.15%) LAN
4 5 (15.15%) VPN
4 5 (15.15%) WAN
5 4 (12.12%) NetScaler
5 4 (12.12%) Network Security
5 4 (12.12%) SSL
5 4 (12.12%) Wireless
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.03%) DHCP
7 1 (3.03%) Skype
7 1 (3.03%) VoIP
General
1 1 (3.03%) Billing
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) SOC Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Security Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Security Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Information Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Cyber Defence
1 9 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 9 (27.27%) Reference Data
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) AS400
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) CMDB
4 1 (3.03%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.03%) iPhone
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Unix
3 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Information Security
2 12 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 10 (30.30%) Data Security
5 9 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 6 (18.18%) SIEM
7 5 (15.15%) Migration
7 5 (15.15%) Security Monitoring
7 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (12.12%) Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) Data Encryption
8 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.12%) Information Security Management
8 4 (12.12%) Network Segmentation
8 4 (12.12%) Security Management
8 4 (12.12%) Security Operations
8 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) Security Cleared
2 22 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) DV Cleared
4 5 (15.15%) SANS
5 2 (6.06%) CCIE
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.06%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.03%) CISSP
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (27.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) ProxySG
3 2 (6.06%) Snort
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (9.09%) Nessus
2 3 (9.09%) QRadar
3 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.06%) Netcool
3 2 (6.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.03%) Nexpose
4 1 (3.03%) Nmap
4 1 (3.03%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) VMware
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) Citrix
3 10 (30.30%) Splunk
4 8 (24.24%) Juniper
5 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
5 7 (21.21%) Cisco
6 4 (12.12%) Aruba
7 2 (6.06%) Apple
7 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.06%) F5
7 2 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.06%) ScanSafe
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) arcserve
8 1 (3.03%) Intel
8 1 (3.03%) Qualys
8 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (3.03%) Veeam
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