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 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 the Intel Corporation.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intel
UK
Rank 526 591 589
Rank change year-on-year +65 -2  
Contract jobs citing Intel 67 53 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.100% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.23% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 26 17
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £180 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £563 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £39.50 £8.75 £30.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +351.42% -71.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.64 £8.55 £19.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £8.95 £42.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 - £30.88

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 20016 23252 23937
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.19% 43.70% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12337 14081 13513
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 719 804 1001
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intel in the UK

Intel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intel in the UK

Intel
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intel over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 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
England +41 63 £375 +7.14% 11
London +54 35 £400 +14.28% 6
Manchester - 7 £338 -
North West - 7 £338 -
South East +13 6 £538 +182.89% 2
Surrey +9 5 £538 +182.89% 1
Bolton - 5 £345 -
Cambridgeshire +10 4 - -
South West +5 4 £338 - 1
East of England +1 4 - -
Bristol - 4 £338 -
Chesterfield +8 3 £300 +9.09%
Cambridge +7 3 - -
City of London +4 3 £375 +66.66%
Derbyshire -7 3 £300 +9.09%
East Midlands -20 3 £300 -25.00%
Scotland +24 2 - - 1
Edinburgh +20 2 - -
Yorkshire +15 2 £525 +37.25% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £556 -
Berkshire +20 1 - -
Sheffield +2 1 £525 -
South Yorkshire +1 1 £525 -
Midlands - 1 £300 -
Staines - 1 - - 1
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £375 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -

Intel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 62 (49.60%) Windows
2 42 (33.60%) MS Excel
2 42 (33.60%) Microsoft
3 39 (31.20%) Intel Security
4 35 (28.00%) Linux
5 34 (27.20%) LAN
6 32 (25.60%) Active Directory
7 31 (24.80%) WAN
8 29 (23.20%) VMware
9 25 (20.00%) Information Security
10 24 (19.20%) Finance
10 24 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (17.60%) Firewall
11 22 (17.60%) Analytics
12 21 (16.80%) Data Analytics
12 21 (16.80%) MS Exchange
12 21 (16.80%) IBM
12 21 (16.80%) DNS
12 21 (16.80%) Unix
12 21 (16.80%) ITIL
13 20 (16.00%) Cisco
14 19 (15.20%) SAN
14 19 (15.20%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (15.20%) Data Loss Prevention
15 18 (14.40%) NAS
15 18 (14.40%) NetApp
15 18 (14.40%) Middleware
16 17 (13.60%) Oracle
16 17 (13.60%) Security Cleared
17 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012

Intel
Top Related 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 21 (16.80%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (10.40%) IIS
4 11 (8.80%) Apache
4 11 (8.80%) Oracle Coherence
4 11 (8.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (8.80%) Tomcat
4 11 (8.80%) WebSphere
5 10 (8.00%) DataSynapse
5 10 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.80%) Skype for Business
7 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.60%) CICS
8 2 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.60%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.80%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (33.60%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.60%) Office 365
2 10 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (27.20%) LAN
2 31 (24.80%) WAN
3 22 (17.60%) Firewall
4 21 (16.80%) DNS
5 19 (15.20%) SAN
6 18 (14.40%) NAS
7 12 (9.60%) FCoE
7 12 (9.60%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (9.60%) iSCSI
7 12 (9.60%) TCP/IP
8 11 (8.80%) HTTP
8 11 (8.80%) Multicast
8 11 (8.80%) VoIP
9 10 (8.00%) VPN
10 7 (5.60%) Internet
11 6 (4.80%) Skype
12 5 (4.00%) MPLS
13 4 (3.20%) Wireless
14 3 (2.40%) Cisco PIX
14 3 (2.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.80%) Hadoop
2 11 (8.80%) HBase
3 4 (3.20%) DB2
4 2 (1.60%) Big Data
5 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.80%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.80%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.80%) HCatalog
5 1 (0.80%) Mahout
5 1 (0.80%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.80%) Riak
5 1 (0.80%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MSI
1 4 (3.20%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.80%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 24 (19.20%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Banking
2 11 (8.80%) Legal
3 7 (5.60%) Retail
4 6 (4.80%) Back Office
4 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.80%) Games
5 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Law
5 1 (0.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (37.60%) Analyst
2 25 (20.00%) Architect
3 20 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (10.40%) Security Analyst
5 8 (6.40%) Service Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) Consultant
6 7 (5.60%) Developer
6 7 (5.60%) Information Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) Information Security Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) IT Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) Messaging Analyst
7 6 (4.80%) Information Manager
7 6 (4.80%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.80%) Security Manager
7 6 (4.80%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (4.80%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.40%) Middleware
2 10 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (8.00%) HTML
2 10 (8.00%) Rendezvous
2 10 (8.00%) XML
2 10 (8.00%) XSLT
3 7 (5.60%) Regular Expression
4 4 (3.20%) Web Services
5 3 (2.40%) pytest
6 2 (1.60%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.80%) Threading Building Blocks
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (5.60%) Device Driver
3 5 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.20%) Online Banking
4 4 (3.20%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.40%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.60%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.60%) Replication
7 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.80%) EPoS
7 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.80%) iPad
7 1 (0.80%) Life Science
7 1 (0.80%) PKI
7 1 (0.80%) RIA
7 1 (0.80%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 62 (49.60%) Windows
2 35 (28.00%) Linux
3 21 (16.80%) Unix
4 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (11.20%) Solaris
5 14 (11.20%) Windows Server
6 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (7.20%) HPUX
8 8 (6.40%) Windows 7
9 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (4.00%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.20%) AIX
11 4 (3.20%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.20%) zOS
12 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.60%) SUSE
13 2 (1.60%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.80%) ThreadX
14 1 (0.80%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.00%) Information Security
2 22 (17.60%) Analytics
3 21 (16.80%) Data Analytics
3 21 (16.80%) ITIL
4 19 (15.20%) Data Loss Prevention
4 19 (15.20%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (12.00%) Change Management
6 12 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (9.60%) Benchmarking
7 11 (8.80%) Case Management
7 11 (8.80%) Problem Management
7 11 (8.80%) Security Monitoring
8 10 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 10 (8.00%) Patch Management
8 10 (8.00%) Service Management
8 10 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 8 (6.40%) Business Continuity
9 8 (6.40%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.80%) SQL
2 10 (8.00%) Java
2 10 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.20%) C++
4 3 (2.40%) C
5 2 (1.60%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.80%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.80%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.80%) JCL
6 1 (0.80%) PHP
6 1 (0.80%) Python
6 1 (0.80%) Ruby
6 1 (0.80%) VB
6 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (13.60%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.20%) CISSP
3 9 (7.20%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (7.20%) SANS
4 8 (6.40%) SSCP
5 6 (4.80%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (4.80%) MCSE
5 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.60%) Degree
8 1 (0.80%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.80%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) PCI DSS
1 7 (5.60%) SLA
2 4 (3.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (25.60%) Active Directory
2 24 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.40%) Hyper-V
4 12 (9.60%) NFS
4 12 (9.60%) SRDF
5 11 (8.80%) KVM
5 11 (8.80%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (8.80%) Xen
6 6 (4.80%) VMware ESX
6 6 (4.80%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.60%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.60%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.80%) Docker
8 1 (0.80%) Firmware
8 1 (0.80%) HDFS
8 1 (0.80%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.80%) LXC
8 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) QRadar
2 10 (8.00%) Nessus
2 10 (8.00%) Nexpose
2 10 (8.00%) Nmap
3 8 (6.40%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.80%) vMotion
4 6 (4.80%) WMI
5 5 (4.00%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.60%) OpenAM
6 2 (1.60%) SCCM
7 1 (0.80%) Ambari
7 1 (0.80%) Ansible
7 1 (0.80%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.80%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.80%) Oozie
7 1 (0.80%) OpenView
7 1 (0.80%) SCOM
7 1 (0.80%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 42 (33.60%) Microsoft
2 39 (31.20%) Intel Security
3 29 (23.20%) VMware
4 21 (16.80%) IBM
5 20 (16.00%) Cisco
6 18 (14.40%) NetApp
7 17 (13.60%) Oracle
8 15 (12.00%) EMC
9 12 (9.60%) HP
10 11 (8.80%) Apple
10 11 (8.80%) ArcSight
10 11 (8.80%) Citrix
10 11 (8.80%) NetWitness
10 11 (8.80%) Qualys
10 11 (8.80%) Splunk
10 11 (8.80%) Sybase
11 10 (8.00%) IronPort
11 10 (8.00%) RightFax
11 10 (8.00%) TIBCO
12 8 (6.40%) Snow