Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 806 775 764
Rank change year-on-year -31 -11 -41
Contract jobs citing Intel 83 111 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 73 75
UK median daily rate £450 £500 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +37.93% -9.38%
10th Percentile £259 £268 £333
90th Percentile £698 £648 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £464 £363
% change year-on-year -7.33% +28.00% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £42.50 £37.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.24% +11.96% -5.10%
10th Percentile £25.63 £41.25 £21.95
90th Percentile £26.88 £43.75 £66.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +30.77% -17.72%

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 43542 47842 49835
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.65% 45.27% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27042 29233 29405
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1460 1722 2107
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.20 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.42
% change year-on-year - -5.27% +5.56%

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 18 November 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 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 18 November 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 +7 76 £463 -7.50% 6
UK excluding London +15 57 £430 -7.33% 5
London -15 25 £525 -8.70% 1
North of England +47 21 £425 -15.00% 1
South East +18 20 £550 +37.50% 1
Yorkshire +10 12 £431 -17.86% 1
North West +21 9 £425 -
Midlands +19 6 £250 -29.08%
East Midlands +2 5 £250 -9.09%
Wales - 5 £505 -
East of England -21 3 - - 1
West Midlands +33 1 - -
South West +10 1 £225 - 2
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 51 (61.45%) Windows
2 34 (40.96%) Linux
3 33 (39.76%) McAfee
4 31 (37.35%) Firewall
5 22 (26.51%) VMware
5 22 (26.51%) SIEM
6 21 (25.30%) Windows Server
7 19 (22.89%) Security Operations
7 19 (22.89%) LAN
8 18 (21.69%) Unix
8 18 (21.69%) WAN
9 17 (20.48%) CISSP
9 17 (20.48%) Patch Management
10 16 (19.28%) Cisco
11 15 (18.07%) Finance
11 15 (18.07%) Information Security
11 15 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (18.07%) QRadar
11 15 (18.07%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (16.87%) Splunk
12 14 (16.87%) ArcSight
12 14 (16.87%) AlienVault
12 14 (16.87%) Qualys
12 14 (16.87%) Nessus
12 14 (16.87%) Symantec
12 14 (16.87%) TCP/IP
12 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
13 13 (15.66%) Active Directory
13 13 (15.66%) Citrix
13 13 (15.66%) Python

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 7 (8.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.61%) CICS
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.61%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (3.61%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.20%) Confluence
5 1 (1.20%) IIS
5 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.20%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.82%) IaaS
3 4 (4.82%) OpenDNS
4 3 (3.61%) PaaS
5 2 (2.41%) Cloudflare
5 2 (2.41%) Office 365
6 1 (1.20%) Akamai
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.20%) Serverless
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (37.35%) Firewall
2 19 (22.89%) LAN
3 18 (21.69%) WAN
4 14 (16.87%) TCP/IP
5 11 (13.25%) DNS
6 10 (12.05%) Network Security
6 10 (12.05%) VPN
7 9 (10.84%) VoIP
8 8 (9.64%) SAN
9 5 (6.02%) DHCP
9 5 (6.02%) Internet
10 4 (4.82%) HTTP
11 3 (3.61%) SMS
11 3 (3.61%) SSL
11 3 (3.61%) VLAN
12 2 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.41%) Cisco ISE
12 2 (2.41%) Intelligent Network
12 2 (2.41%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) Maltego
3 3 (3.61%) DB2
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MSI
2 1 (1.20%) Apache Continuum
2 1 (1.20%) AppScan
2 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 15 (18.07%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Legal
2 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (18.07%) Analyst
2 13 (15.66%) Architect
3 9 (10.84%) Security Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) Security Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) AWS Architect
7 5 (6.02%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Security Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) SIEM Specialist
8 4 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.61%) AWS Specialist
9 3 (3.61%) Firewall Specialist
9 3 (3.61%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (7.23%) Regular Expression
3 4 (4.82%) CSS
3 4 (4.82%) HTML
4 3 (3.61%) .NET
4 3 (3.61%) Middleware
4 3 (3.61%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.41%) OpenGL
6 1 (1.20%) Java EE
6 1 (1.20%) JSON
6 1 (1.20%) REST
6 1 (1.20%) SAML
6 1 (1.20%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (10.84%) Cyber Attack
3 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.23%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.02%) Public Cloud
6 4 (4.82%) Clustering
7 3 (3.61%) CESG
7 3 (3.61%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (3.61%) Fat Client
7 3 (3.61%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.61%) Replication
7 3 (3.61%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.41%) Device Driver
8 2 (2.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.41%) VHDL
9 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 51 (61.45%) Windows
2 34 (40.96%) Linux
3 21 (25.30%) Windows Server
4 18 (21.69%) Unix
5 5 (6.02%) AIX
5 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.61%) Solaris
6 3 (3.61%) SUSE
6 3 (3.61%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.61%) zOS
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.20%) Android
8 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.20%) VMS
8 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.51%) SIEM
2 19 (22.89%) Security Operations
3 17 (20.48%) Patch Management
4 15 (18.07%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (18.07%) Information Security
5 13 (15.66%) Security Monitoring
5 13 (15.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 11 (13.25%) ITIL
7 9 (10.84%) DevOps
7 9 (10.84%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (9.64%) Analytics
8 8 (9.64%) Case Management
8 8 (9.64%) Data Analytics
9 7 (8.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (7.23%) Service Design
11 5 (6.02%) Coaching
11 5 (6.02%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 5 (6.02%) Data Loss Prevention
11 5 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (6.02%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.66%) Python
2 11 (13.25%) PowerShell
3 10 (12.05%) SQL
4 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.02%) Ruby
5 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.61%) Perl
5 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.41%) C
7 1 (1.20%) Java
7 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) CISSP
2 11 (13.25%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.05%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (9.64%) Degree
5 7 (8.43%) CISM
5 7 (8.43%) SANS
5 7 (8.43%) SSCP
6 6 (7.23%) MCSE
6 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (6.02%) CCSP
8 3 (3.61%) CCNP
8 3 (3.61%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (3.61%) CISMP
8 3 (3.61%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.41%) OSCP
10 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.20%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.41%) Def Stans
4 2 (2.41%) PMO
5 1 (1.20%) COBIT
5 1 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (15.66%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.23%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.23%) XenApp
4 4 (4.82%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.82%) vSphere
5 3 (3.61%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (3.61%) VMware NSX
5 3 (3.61%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.61%) XenServer
6 1 (1.20%) Firmware
6 1 (1.20%) NFS
6 1 (1.20%) Snort
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (18.07%) QRadar
2 14 (16.87%) Nessus
3 9 (10.84%) Nmap
4 8 (9.64%) Nexpose
5 6 (7.23%) SCCM
6 5 (6.02%) Ansible
6 5 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (6.02%) OSSEC
6 5 (6.02%) Packer
6 5 (6.02%) Terraform
7 4 (4.82%) CSIRT
7 4 (4.82%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (4.82%) NetBackup
8 3 (3.61%) ArcSight ESM
8 3 (3.61%) Puppet
8 3 (3.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (3.61%) WSUS
9 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 33 (39.76%) McAfee
2 22 (26.51%) VMware
3 16 (19.28%) Cisco
4 14 (16.87%) AlienVault
4 14 (16.87%) ArcSight
4 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
4 14 (16.87%) Qualys
4 14 (16.87%) Splunk
4 14 (16.87%) Symantec
5 13 (15.66%) Citrix
6 12 (14.46%) IBM
7 9 (10.84%) HP
8 8 (9.64%) Apple
8 8 (9.64%) Oracle
8 8 (9.64%) Sourcefire
9 7 (8.43%) ServiceNow
9 7 (8.43%) Snow
10 6 (7.23%) EMC
11 5 (6.02%) Juniper
11 5 (6.02%) NetApp