Period
to 23 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 797 710 786
Rank change year-on-year -87 +76 -8
Contract jobs citing Intel 84 118 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.13% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 80 56
UK median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +2.89%
10th Percentile £324 £198 £188
90th Percentile £638 £575 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +37.68% -13.75% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £39.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.97% +160.66% -51.28%
10th Percentile £11.65 £17.27 £8.75
90th Percentile £21.55 £43.75 £17.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £39.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -55.70% +139.39% -47.28%

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 42,037 39,889 46,380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.71% 44.21% 43.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,209 24,495 28,171
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £240
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,468 1,398 1,633
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.28 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.99 £18.00
% change year-on-year -6.65% -5.61% +7.46%

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 May 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 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 May 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 -60 80 £475 +35.71% 26
UK excluding London -11 67 £475 +37.68% 21
North of England +8 31 £400 +15.94% 2
Yorkshire +9 29 £400 -27.27% 1
South East -10 24 £550 +46.67% 7
London -89 17 £500 +25.00% 12
East of England +3 6 £550 - 4
Wales -9 2 £575 +41.98%
North West -23 2 - - 1
Scotland -51 2 - - 7
South West +6 1 £475 +40.74% 1
Midlands -21 1 £413 +40.43%
West Midlands - 1 £413 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Intel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Intel.

1 33 (39.29%) Windows
2 25 (29.76%) Threat Intelligence
3 24 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 24 (28.57%) SIEM
3 24 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (28.57%) ITIL
4 21 (25.00%) McAfee
4 21 (25.00%) Finance
5 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 19 (22.62%) Python
7 18 (21.43%) Change Management
8 17 (20.24%) Regular Expression
8 17 (20.24%) Self-Motivation
9 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
10 15 (17.86%) HP
10 15 (17.86%) Network Security
10 15 (17.86%) ArcSight
11 14 (16.67%) Data Centre
11 14 (16.67%) Windows Server
12 13 (15.48%) Security Operations Centre
12 13 (15.48%) Security Monitoring
12 13 (15.48%) ArcSight ESM
12 13 (15.48%) Security Cleared
12 13 (15.48%) VMware
13 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (14.29%) Content Development
14 11 (13.10%) Linux
15 10 (11.90%) Banking
15 10 (11.90%) SC Cleared
15 10 (11.90%) PowerShell

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 2 (2.38%) Apache
1 2 (2.38%) IIS
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.57%) Office 365
4 2 (2.38%) IaaS
4 2 (2.38%) PaaS
4 2 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.86%) Network Security
2 9 (10.71%) DNS
3 8 (9.52%) Firewall
4 6 (7.14%) DHCP
4 6 (7.14%) LAN
4 6 (7.14%) WAN
5 5 (5.95%) Sourcefire
6 3 (3.57%) Ethernet
6 3 (3.57%) VPN
7 2 (2.38%) FCoE
7 2 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.38%) HTTP
7 2 (2.38%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.38%) Multicast
7 2 (2.38%) NAS
7 2 (2.38%) SAN
7 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.19%) PCoIP
8 1 (1.19%) Skype
8 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 6 (7.14%) Big Data
3 2 (2.38%) HBase
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.19%) OLTP
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Front Office
4 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (26.19%) Analyst
2 13 (15.48%) Consultant
3 12 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) Architect
4 8 (9.52%) ArcSight Consultant
5 5 (5.95%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (5.95%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (5.95%) Information Analyst
6 4 (4.76%) ArcSight Expert
6 4 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (4.76%) SIEM Analyst
6 4 (4.76%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) Subject Matter Expert
6 4 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (3.57%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) IT Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.24%) Regular Expression
2 3 (3.57%) .NET
3 2 (2.38%) HTML
3 2 (2.38%) Middleware
3 2 (2.38%) Web Services
3 2 (2.38%) XML
3 2 (2.38%) XSLT
4 1 (1.19%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 13 (15.48%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.38%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (2.38%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.38%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.38%) Verilog
8 2 (2.38%) VHDL
9 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.19%) HACMP
9 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.29%) Windows
2 14 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (13.10%) Linux
4 7 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.76%) Solaris
7 3 (3.57%) Unix
7 3 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.38%) AIX
8 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.38%) CentOS
8 2 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.19%) Android
9 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Threat Intelligence
2 24 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (28.57%) ITIL
2 24 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 24 (28.57%) SIEM
3 18 (21.43%) Change Management
4 13 (15.48%) Security Monitoring
5 12 (14.29%) Content Development
5 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
7 7 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 7 (8.33%) Information Security
7 7 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
8 5 (5.95%) DevOps
8 5 (5.95%) Investment Management
8 5 (5.95%) Process Improvement
8 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.62%) Python
2 10 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.52%) C
4 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.95%) Ruby
4 5 (5.95%) VB
5 3 (3.57%) Java
5 3 (3.57%) SQL
6 2 (2.38%) F#
6 2 (2.38%) Haskell
6 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.38%) OCaml
7 1 (1.19%) C++
7 1 (1.19%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.76%) CISSP
4 4 (4.76%) MCSE
5 3 (3.57%) CISM
5 3 (3.57%) Degree
5 3 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (2.38%) CCNP
6 2 (2.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.19%) CCDP
7 1 (1.19%) CCNA
7 1 (1.19%) CCSP
7 1 (1.19%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.19%) MCP
7 1 (1.19%) SSCP
7 1 (1.19%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.57%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.19%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.57%) vSphere
4 2 (2.38%) KVM
4 2 (2.38%) NFS
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.38%) SRDF
4 2 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.38%) Xen
5 1 (1.19%) Firmware
5 1 (1.19%) GPFS
5 1 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (15.48%) ArcSight ESM
2 7 (8.33%) SCCM
3 5 (5.95%) OSSEC
4 4 (4.76%) Ansible
4 4 (4.76%) Nessus
4 4 (4.76%) Packer
4 4 (4.76%) Terraform
5 3 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.38%) CASB
6 2 (2.38%) QRadar
7 1 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.19%) Control-M
7 1 (1.19%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.19%) MOM
7 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.19%) Tivoli NetView
7 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.19%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) McAfee
2 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.86%) ArcSight
3 15 (17.86%) HP
4 13 (15.48%) VMware
5 8 (9.52%) Cisco
6 5 (5.95%) Symantec
6 5 (5.95%) Tripwire
7 4 (4.76%) IBM
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle
7 4 (4.76%) Qualys
7 4 (4.76%) Trend Micro
8 3 (3.57%) Google
8 3 (3.57%) NetApp
9 2 (2.38%) Altera
9 2 (2.38%) Apple
9 2 (2.38%) Dell
9 2 (2.38%) Sybase
9 2 (2.38%) Veritas
9 2 (2.38%) Xilinx