The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Intel products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Intel over the 3 months to 28 June 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 the Intel Corporation.

Intel
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 596 580
Rank change year-on-year +33 -16  
Contract jobs citing Intel 47 55 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.100% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 41
Median daily rate £415 £507 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.06% +35.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £283 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £656 £621 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £464 £363
% change year-on-year -10.56% +28.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 £31.30
% change year-on-year - -45.68%  

Intel 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20653 24174 24550
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.84% 44.89% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12505 14854 14365
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 718 831 1087
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.31% +7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

Intel
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Intel in the UK

Intel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intel in the UK

Intel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intel over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intel in the UK

Intel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intel in the UK

Intel
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intel within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England +18 35 £406 -21.23% 5
London +8 13 £375 -36.70% 3
South East +25 8 £365 -15.89% 1
Scotland +40 7 £415 -17.00% 1
Yorkshire +11 5 £713 +35.71%
Surrey +11 5 £468 +5.76%
Erskine - 5 £415 -
Renfrewshire - 5 £415 -
North West +24 4 £500 +6.38% 1
Lancashire +9 4 £500 +122.22%
Sheffield +2 4 £750 +42.85%
South Yorkshire 0 4 £750 +42.85%
South Wales - 4 £426 -
Wales - 4 £426 -
Chesterfield 0 3 £288 +4.54%
Derbyshire -10 3 £288 +4.54%
East Midlands -13 3 £288 -14.81%
Preston -15 3 £488 +116.66%
Tadworth - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £353 -
Caerphilly - 2 £435 -
Leeds +21 1 £388 -26.19%
West Yorkshire +21 1 £388 -26.19%
Hampshire +5 1 £463 -0.32%
East of England -1 1 - -
City of London -3 1 £750 +3.44% 1
South West -4 1 £200 -38.46%
Glasgow - 1 £350 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £463 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Intel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Intel.

1 48 (42.86%) Windows
2 43 (38.39%) Microsoft
3 37 (33.04%) McAfee
4 31 (27.68%) Active Directory
4 31 (27.68%) Linux
5 30 (26.79%) DNS
6 28 (25.00%) Information Security
7 27 (24.11%) Finance
8 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
9 22 (19.64%) Data Loss Prevention
10 21 (18.75%) VMware
11 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
12 18 (16.07%) LAN
13 17 (15.18%) Firewall
14 16 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (13.39%) Windows Server
15 15 (13.39%) WAN
16 13 (11.61%) ITIL
16 13 (11.61%) Legal
17 12 (10.71%) IBM
17 12 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
18 11 (9.82%) Incident Management
18 11 (9.82%) TCP/IP
19 10 (8.93%) Citrix
19 10 (8.93%) Unix
19 10 (8.93%) Change Management
19 10 (8.93%) Configuration Management
19 10 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007

Intel
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.36%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.57%) IIS
5 4 (3.57%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.79%) Apache
6 2 (1.79%) DataSynapse
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.89%) CICS
7 1 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.89%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.89%) JBoss
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.89%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.93%) Office 365
2 9 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.57%) OpenDNS
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (26.79%) DNS
2 18 (16.07%) LAN
3 17 (15.18%) Firewall
4 15 (13.39%) WAN
5 11 (9.82%) TCP/IP
6 9 (8.04%) SAN
7 8 (7.14%) DHCP
8 7 (6.25%) NAS
9 5 (4.46%) Wireless
10 4 (3.57%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.57%) Skype
10 4 (3.57%) VLAN
11 3 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.68%) Cisco ISE
11 3 (2.68%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (2.68%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (2.68%) FCoE
11 3 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.68%) Multicast
11 3 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.57%) Maltego
1 4 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) DB2
2 2 (1.79%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.79%) HBase
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MSI
2 2 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.89%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.89%) Subversion
3 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.89%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 27 (24.11%) Finance
2 13 (11.61%) Legal
3 7 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.57%) Back Office
5 3 (2.68%) Retail
6 2 (1.79%) Avionics
6 2 (1.79%) Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Games
7 1 (0.89%) Law
7 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (36.61%) Analyst
2 16 (14.29%) Architect
3 10 (8.93%) Consultant
3 10 (8.93%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (8.93%) Security Analyst
4 9 (8.04%) Cloud Architect
4 9 (8.04%) Information Analyst
5 8 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
6 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Messaging Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.36%) Information Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Network Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) Security Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) Service Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.93%) Regular Expression
2 7 (6.25%) Middleware
3 4 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (3.57%) OpenGL
4 3 (2.68%) HTML
5 2 (1.79%) Rendezvous
5 2 (1.79%) XML
5 2 (1.79%) XSLT
6 1 (0.89%) .NET
6 1 (0.89%) CSS
6 1 (0.89%) Web Services
6 1 (0.89%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.25%) Device Driver
1 7 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.68%) Clustering
4 3 (2.68%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.68%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.89%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.89%) iPad
6 1 (0.89%) Life Science
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.89%) PKI
6 1 (0.89%) Replication
6 1 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.89%) User Experience
6 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.86%) Windows
2 31 (27.68%) Linux
3 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (13.39%) Windows Server
5 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (8.93%) Unix
7 5 (4.46%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.57%) AIX
8 4 (3.57%) HPUX
8 4 (3.57%) Solaris
8 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.57%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.68%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.68%) zOS
10 1 (0.89%) Debian
10 1 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.89%) OS/2
10 1 (0.89%) SUSE
10 1 (0.89%) ThreadX
10 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.00%) Information Security
2 22 (19.64%) Data Loss Prevention
3 13 (11.61%) ITIL
4 11 (9.82%) Incident Management
5 10 (8.93%) Change Management
5 10 (8.93%) Configuration Management
6 9 (8.04%) Workflow
7 8 (7.14%) Workflow Management
8 7 (6.25%) Analytics
8 7 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (6.25%) Data Analytics
8 7 (6.25%) Migration
8 7 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (5.36%) Business Continuity
9 6 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.36%) SIEM
9 6 (5.36%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.46%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.04%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.25%) C
3 6 (5.36%) SQL
4 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.79%) Ada
5 2 (1.79%) C++
5 2 (1.79%) Java
5 2 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (0.89%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.89%) JCL
6 1 (0.89%) Perl
6 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.89%) VB
6 1 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.04%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (5.36%) MCSE
4 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (2.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 7 (6.25%) SLA
2 4 (3.57%) Def Stans
3 2 (1.79%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.79%) MIL-STD-1553
4 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.89%) MISRA
4 1 (0.89%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (27.68%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.68%) KVM
5 3 (2.68%) NFS
5 3 (2.68%) SRDF
5 3 (2.68%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (2.68%) Xen
5 3 (2.68%) XenApp
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.89%) Firmware
7 1 (0.89%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (8.93%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (7.14%) SCCM
3 7 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.57%) vCenter Server
4 4 (3.57%) vMotion
4 4 (3.57%) WMI
5 1 (0.89%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.89%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.89%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.89%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.89%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.89%) OpenView
5 1 (0.89%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.89%) SCOM
5 1 (0.89%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.89%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (38.39%) Microsoft
2 37 (33.04%) McAfee
3 21 (18.75%) VMware
4 12 (10.71%) IBM
5 10 (8.93%) Citrix
5 10 (8.93%) IronPort
5 10 (8.93%) RightFax
6 9 (8.04%) Cisco
7 7 (6.25%) NetApp
8 6 (5.36%) HP
9 5 (4.46%) EMC
10 4 (3.57%) Dell
10 4 (3.57%) Green Hills
10 4 (3.57%) Oracle
11 3 (2.68%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.68%) Symantec
11 3 (2.68%) Veritas
12 2 (1.79%) Sybase
12 2 (1.79%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.89%) Motorola