Period
to 23 January 2018

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 6 months to 23 January 2018 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
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 784 746 747
Rank change year-on-year -38 +1 -14
Contract jobs citing Intel 84 106 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.084% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 61 59
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £320
90th Percentile £660 £688 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £449 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -0.28% +20.00% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
UK median hourly rate £21.88 £40.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.31% +142.42% -60.71%
10th Percentile £17.19 £17.27 £14.38
90th Percentile £26.06 £43.75 £31.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.88 £40.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -45.31% +142.42% -60.71%

Intel is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 42,353 43,431 46,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.12% 45.19% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,741 26,609 27,184
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £240 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,393 1,650 1,931
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.51 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

Intel
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Intel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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 14 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 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -43 80 £500 +11.11% 55
UK excluding London +2 56 £449 -0.28% 43
London -41 28 £520 +15.56% 18
North of England +44 24 £425 -5.56% 10
South East -4 23 £600 +15.66% 10
Yorkshire +18 21 £388 -26.19% 3
North West 0 3 £436 +2.65% 5
Wales - 3 £581 - 1
Midlands -6 2 £225 -40.40% 8
East of England -17 2 £550 +4.76% 4
West Midlands +12 1 - - 3
South West +6 1 £225 -34.07% 5
East Midlands -6 1 £225 -25.00% 4
Scotland -20 1 - - 5

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 41 (48.81%) Windows
2 35 (41.67%) McAfee
3 25 (29.76%) SIEM
4 23 (27.38%) Firewall
5 22 (26.19%) Security Operations
6 20 (23.81%) VMware
7 19 (22.62%) Linux
8 18 (21.43%) Python
8 18 (21.43%) Information Security
8 18 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 16 (19.05%) Symantec
9 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 16 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (17.86%) Cisco
10 15 (17.86%) ITIL
10 15 (17.86%) PowerShell
11 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (16.67%) Finance
11 14 (16.67%) DevOps
12 13 (15.48%) HP
12 13 (15.48%) Network Security
12 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (15.48%) Sourcefire
13 12 (14.29%) PCI DSS
13 12 (14.29%) Citrix
13 12 (14.29%) CISSP
13 12 (14.29%) Active Directory
14 11 (13.10%) Security Operations Centre
15 10 (11.90%) Patch Management

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 6 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.19%) CICS
4 1 (1.19%) Confluence
4 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.76%) IaaS
3 3 (3.57%) PaaS
4 1 (1.19%) Akamai
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.19%) Office 365
4 1 (1.19%) Serverless
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.38%) Firewall
2 13 (15.48%) Network Security
3 7 (8.33%) LAN
4 6 (7.14%) DNS
4 6 (7.14%) WAN
5 5 (5.95%) DHCP
5 5 (5.95%) SAN
6 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.38%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (2.38%) Intelligent Network
7 2 (2.38%) VLAN
7 2 (2.38%) VoIP
7 2 (2.38%) VPN
8 1 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.19%) NAS
8 1 (1.19%) PBX
8 1 (1.19%) PCoIP
8 1 (1.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.19%) DB2
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Apache Continuum
1 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.19%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA
1 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Front Office
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Analyst
2 12 (14.29%) Architect
3 9 (10.71%) Security Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) ArcSight Expert
6 5 (5.95%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Security Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Subject Matter Expert
7 4 (4.76%) Administrator
7 4 (4.76%) AWS Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Consultant
7 4 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.76%) Information Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) SIEM Specialist
7 4 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) Regular Expression
2 3 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) CSS
3 1 (1.19%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.19%) HTML
3 1 (1.19%) Java EE
3 1 (1.19%) JSON
3 1 (1.19%) LDAP
3 1 (1.19%) Middleware
3 1 (1.19%) REST
3 1 (1.19%) SAML
3 1 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.19%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (4.76%) VHDL
6 3 (3.57%) CESG
6 3 (3.57%) Cyber Defence
6 3 (3.57%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.38%) Clustering
7 2 (2.38%) Cyberattack
7 2 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.38%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.38%) Verilog
7 2 (2.38%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.19%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (48.81%) Windows
2 19 (22.62%) Linux
3 18 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 9 (10.71%) Unix
5 6 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.38%) AIX
8 2 (2.38%) Solaris
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.19%) CentOS
9 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.19%) SUSE
9 1 (1.19%) VMS
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) SIEM
2 22 (26.19%) Security Operations
3 18 (21.43%) Information Security
4 16 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (17.86%) ITIL
6 14 (16.67%) DevOps
7 10 (11.90%) Patch Management
7 10 (11.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 9 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
10 7 (8.33%) Change Management
10 7 (8.33%) Coaching
10 7 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
11 6 (7.14%) Content Development
11 6 (7.14%) Service Design
12 5 (5.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 5 (5.95%) Incident Management
13 4 (4.76%) Investment Management
13 4 (4.76%) Migration
13 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) Python
2 15 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 10 (11.90%) Bash Shell
3 10 (11.90%) Ruby
4 4 (4.76%) SQL
5 3 (3.57%) C
6 2 (2.38%) F#
6 2 (2.38%) Haskell
6 2 (2.38%) OCaml
7 1 (1.19%) Java
7 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) CISSP
2 10 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (9.52%) CISM
3 8 (9.52%) Degree
4 7 (8.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 6 (7.14%) CCSP
6 5 (5.95%) MCSE
6 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.57%) CCNP
8 3 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (3.57%) CISMP
8 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.38%) SSCP
10 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.19%) MBA
10 1 (1.19%) SANS
10 1 (1.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 7 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.38%) PMO
4 1 (1.19%) COBIT
4 1 (1.19%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.14%) XenApp
4 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.95%) vSphere
5 3 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.57%) XenServer
6 2 (2.38%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.38%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.19%) NFS
7 1 (1.19%) Snort
7 1 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) Nessus
1 10 (11.90%) OSSEC
2 9 (10.71%) Ansible
2 9 (10.71%) Packer
2 9 (10.71%) Terraform
3 8 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (7.14%) ArcSight ESM
4 6 (7.14%) QRadar
5 4 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (4.76%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.57%) Puppet
7 2 (2.38%) CSIRT
7 2 (2.38%) Nmap
7 2 (2.38%) SCCM
7 2 (2.38%) WSUS
8 1 (1.19%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.19%) Nexpose
8 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (41.67%) McAfee
2 20 (23.81%) VMware
3 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.05%) Symantec
4 15 (17.86%) Cisco
5 13 (15.48%) HP
5 13 (15.48%) Sourcefire
6 12 (14.29%) Citrix
7 10 (11.90%) ArcSight
7 10 (11.90%) Qualys
7 10 (11.90%) Tripwire
8 9 (10.71%) Trend Micro
9 7 (8.33%) AlienVault
9 7 (8.33%) Oracle
10 5 (5.95%) IBM
10 5 (5.95%) Juniper
10 5 (5.95%) Splunk
11 4 (4.76%) CheckPoint
11 4 (4.76%) NetApp
11 4 (4.76%) SAP