The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Intel Security products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Intel Security over the 3 months to 26 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 Intel Security Group (formerly McAfee, Inc).

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intel Security
UK / Wales
Rank 53 - 61
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 14 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.99% - 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 4.05% - 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +10.60% -5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £43.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year -72.09% +210.02%  

Intel Security 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 advertised in Wales.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 346 293 334
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 49.29% 43.15% 46.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 172 180
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £138 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 8 17
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% +32.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Intel Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Intel Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Intel Security in Wales

Intel Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Intel Security in Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for Intel Security in Wales

Intel Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intel Security in Wales over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intel Security in Wales

Intel Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intel Security in Wales

Intel Security
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intel Security within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
South Wales - 13 £425 -
Intel Security
UK

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Intel Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 18 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
3 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 13 (54.17%) Firewall
5 12 (50.00%) Fortinet
5 12 (50.00%) Change Control
6 8 (33.33%) F5
6 8 (33.33%) ProxySG
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (33.33%) CCNP
7 7 (29.17%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) Proofpoint
9 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
9 5 (20.83%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.67%) MS Office
11 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
11 3 (12.50%) CCNA
11 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (12.50%) Riverbed
12 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
12 2 (8.33%) VMware
12 2 (8.33%) CESG
12 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
12 2 (8.33%) Citrix
12 2 (8.33%) Blackberry

Intel Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Project Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) CESG
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Change Control
2 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
3 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) CCNP
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) HNC
6 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) MCP
6 1 (4.17%) MCSE
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco
3 12 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 8 (33.33%) F5
5 6 (25.00%) Proofpoint
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.50%) Riverbed
8 2 (8.33%) Citrix
8 2 (8.33%) VMware
9 1 (4.17%) arcserve
9 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.17%) Lotus
9 1 (4.17%) Remedy
9 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
9 1 (4.17%) Sophos
9 1 (4.17%) Symantec