Period
to 23 August 2017

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 August 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
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 724 765 719
Rank change year-on-year +41 -46 +5
Contract jobs citing Intel 109 118 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 76 89
UK median daily rate £415 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.00% +33.33% +9.49%
10th Percentile £213 £244 £325
90th Percentile £624 £613 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £464 £363
% change year-on-year -10.56% +28.00% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.75 £31.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% -4.95% +13.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.75 £16.75
% change year-on-year +0.84% +77.61% -39.09%

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 41845 48586 50049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.57% 44.94% 44.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25615 29815 29151
UK median daily rate £430 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1381 1638 2218
UK median hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.43% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.48
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.38 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.04% +2.21% +3.03%

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 August 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 13 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 August 2017. 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 +19 95 £425 -15.00% 9
UK excluding London +38 75 £415 -10.56% 6
London +8 33 £454 -21.09% 4
North of England +62 26 £425 -19.05% 1
South East +28 21 £456 +30.36% 1
North West +40 16 £425 +3.66%
Yorkshire +19 10 £456 -13.10% 1
Scotland +41 9 £415 -17.00% 1
Midlands +2 8 £288 -28.13%
East Midlands -30 8 £288 -28.13%
South West +6 4 £281 -13.46%
Wales - 4 £426 -
East of England -10 3 - - 3

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 59 (54.13%) Windows
2 44 (40.37%) Linux
3 32 (29.36%) McAfee
4 28 (25.69%) Firewall
5 27 (24.77%) Active Directory
6 25 (22.94%) LAN
6 25 (22.94%) VMware
7 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
8 23 (21.10%) WAN
8 23 (21.10%) Security Cleared
9 22 (20.18%) TCP/IP
9 22 (20.18%) DNS
10 21 (19.27%) Windows Server
11 20 (18.35%) Unix
11 20 (18.35%) Finance
12 17 (15.60%) MS Exchange
13 16 (14.68%) Information Security
13 16 (14.68%) Vulnerability Management
14 15 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (13.76%) Cybersecurity
15 14 (12.84%) SC Cleared
15 14 (12.84%) IBM
16 13 (11.93%) Citrix
16 13 (11.93%) McAfee ePO
17 12 (11.01%) Patch Management
17 12 (11.01%) Elastic Stack
17 12 (11.01%) Security Monitoring
17 12 (11.01%) Cisco
18 11 (10.09%) ITIL
18 11 (10.09%) SQL

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 17 (15.60%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.50%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.67%) IIS
6 3 (2.75%) CICS
6 3 (2.75%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.83%) Apache
7 2 (1.83%) DataSynapse
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.92%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.92%) JBoss
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.92%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.92%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.59%) Office 365
3 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.67%) OpenDNS
4 3 (2.75%) IaaS
4 3 (2.75%) PaaS
5 2 (1.83%) Cloudflare
6 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.69%) Firewall
2 25 (22.94%) LAN
3 23 (21.10%) WAN
4 22 (20.18%) DNS
4 22 (20.18%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.26%) DHCP
5 9 (8.26%) VPN
6 8 (7.34%) SAN
6 8 (7.34%) VoIP
7 5 (4.59%) HTTP
8 4 (3.67%) Internet
8 4 (3.67%) iSCSI
8 4 (3.67%) Wireless
9 3 (2.75%) NAS
9 3 (2.75%) Network Security
9 3 (2.75%) SMS
9 3 (2.75%) SSL
9 3 (2.75%) VLAN
9 3 (2.75%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.83%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) DB2
2 4 (3.67%) Maltego
3 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.83%) HBase
4 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MSI
2 2 (1.83%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.92%) AppScan
3 1 (0.92%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.92%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.92%) Subversion
3 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.92%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 20 (18.35%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.67%) Legal
4 3 (2.75%) Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Retail
5 2 (1.83%) Avionics
5 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Law
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (29.36%) Analyst
2 16 (14.68%) Architect
3 11 (10.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (10.09%) Security Analyst
4 9 (8.26%) Cloud Architect
4 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.34%) Consultant
6 6 (5.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (5.50%) Network Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) IT Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Information Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.01%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (8.26%) Middleware
3 6 (5.50%) Regular Expression
4 5 (4.59%) HTML
5 4 (3.67%) OpenGL
6 3 (2.75%) .NET
6 3 (2.75%) CSS
6 3 (2.75%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.83%) Rendezvous
7 2 (1.83%) XML
7 2 (1.83%) XSLT
8 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Cyber Attack
2 8 (7.34%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (6.42%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.59%) Clustering
5 5 (4.59%) Device Driver
6 4 (3.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.75%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.75%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.75%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.75%) Replication
7 3 (2.75%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.92%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (54.13%) Windows
2 44 (40.37%) Linux
3 21 (19.27%) Windows Server
4 20 (18.35%) Unix
5 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.50%) AIX
6 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.59%) Solaris
7 5 (4.59%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.59%) zOS
8 4 (3.67%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.75%) SUSE
9 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.92%) Android
11 1 (0.92%) Debian
11 1 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.92%) OS/2
11 1 (0.92%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.68%) Information Security
1 16 (14.68%) Vulnerability Management
2 15 (13.76%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (11.01%) Patch Management
3 12 (11.01%) Security Monitoring
4 11 (10.09%) ITIL
4 11 (10.09%) SIEM
5 10 (9.17%) Security Operations
6 9 (8.26%) Analytics
6 9 (8.26%) Data Analytics
7 8 (7.34%) Case Management
7 8 (7.34%) Data Loss Prevention
7 8 (7.34%) Migration
7 8 (7.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.50%) Change Management
8 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.59%) Change Control
9 5 (4.59%) Project Management
9 5 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.09%) SQL
2 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.42%) C
4 6 (5.50%) Python
5 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.75%) Perl
6 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.83%) Ada
7 2 (1.83%) C++
7 2 (1.83%) Java
8 1 (0.92%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.92%) JCL
8 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.92%) VB
8 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (21.10%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.84%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.26%) CISSP
4 7 (6.42%) SANS
4 7 (6.42%) SSCP
5 5 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.67%) MCSE
6 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.83%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.83%) CISM
7 2 (1.83%) Degree
7 2 (1.83%) OSCP
8 1 (0.92%) MBA
8 1 (0.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) SLA
2 4 (3.67%) Def Stans
3 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.83%) DO-178B
4 2 (1.83%) MIL-STD-1553
4 2 (1.83%) PMO
5 1 (0.92%) COBIT
5 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.92%) MISRA
5 1 (0.92%) MISRA C
System Software
1 27 (24.77%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.26%) XenApp
4 7 (6.42%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.59%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (2.75%) NFS
6 3 (2.75%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.83%) KVM
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.83%) SRDF
7 2 (1.83%) Xen
8 1 (0.92%) Firmware
8 1 (0.92%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.92%) Snort
8 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.92%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (9.17%) QRadar
3 9 (8.26%) Nessus
4 8 (7.34%) Nexpose
4 8 (7.34%) Nmap
4 8 (7.34%) SCCM
5 4 (3.67%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.75%) Puppet
6 3 (2.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.83%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (1.83%) CSIRT
7 2 (1.83%) WSUS
8 1 (0.92%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.92%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.92%) OpenView
8 1 (0.92%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.92%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (29.36%) McAfee
2 25 (22.94%) VMware
3 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.84%) IBM
5 13 (11.93%) Citrix
6 12 (11.01%) Cisco
7 10 (9.17%) ArcSight
7 10 (9.17%) Splunk
8 9 (8.26%) Qualys
9 8 (7.34%) AlienVault
9 8 (7.34%) Apple
10 7 (6.42%) ServiceNow
10 7 (6.42%) Snow
11 6 (5.50%) EMC
11 6 (5.50%) Oracle
12 5 (4.59%) NetApp
13 4 (3.67%) Green Hills
13 4 (3.67%) IronPort
13 4 (3.67%) RightFax
13 4 (3.67%) Veritas