The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 McAfee, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 100 102 113
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs citing McAfee 26 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.98% 0.77% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 1.69% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 3
Average daily rate
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£525 £400 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +142.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £290 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £177
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £20.06 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.96% -19.76%
McAfee
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1353 1121 1199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.23% 45.53% 47.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 509 449
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 37 55
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.25 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

McAfee
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing McAfee across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

McAfee
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing McAfee across the Berkshire region.

McAfee Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

McAfee
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

McAfee Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

McAfee
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing McAfee across the Berkshire region.

McAfee Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -11 7 £308 +17.23% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £410 -
Reading -13 1 £500 +11.11% 1
Slough - 1 - -
McAfee
South East

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing McAfee also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited McAfee.

1 15 (37.50%) HP
2 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.00%) McAfee ePO
2 14 (35.00%) Software Deployment
3 13 (32.50%) Data Centre
3 13 (32.50%) Information Security
4 12 (30.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 12 (30.00%) Windows
5 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 11 (27.50%) Software Delivery
5 11 (27.50%) PCI DSS
6 9 (22.50%) ArcSight
6 9 (22.50%) SMS
6 9 (22.50%) Symantec
6 9 (22.50%) Firewall
7 8 (20.00%) VMware
7 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (20.00%) Software Distribution
7 8 (20.00%) SCCM
7 8 (20.00%) Release Management
8 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
8 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
8 7 (17.50%) Network Security
9 6 (15.00%) NetBackup
9 6 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (15.00%) MCSE
9 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (15.00%) Cisco
9 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing McAfee also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited McAfee. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.50%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP CCM
1 3 (7.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) SMS
1 9 (22.50%) Firewall
2 7 (17.50%) Network Security
3 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.50%) DNS
5 3 (7.50%) WAN
5 3 (7.50%) LAN
5 3 (7.50%) VLAN
6 2 (5.00%) DHCP
6 2 (5.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MSI
1 2 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.50%) Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) SecurID
3 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.50%) Online Games
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Software Deployment
2 13 (32.50%) Information Security
3 11 (27.50%) Software Delivery
4 8 (20.00%) Software Distribution
4 8 (20.00%) Release Management
5 5 (12.50%) SIEM
6 4 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (7.50%) ERP
7 3 (7.50%) Service Management
7 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.50%) ITSM
7 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.50%) Malware Detection\Protection
8 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
8 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.00%) Line Management
8 2 (5.00%) Change Control
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) VBScript
1 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) MCITP
3 6 (15.00%) MCSE
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.50%) MOS
4 3 (7.50%) MCSA
4 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) MCTS
5 1 (2.50%) CISSP
5 1 (2.50%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.50%) vSphere
3 3 (7.50%) BitLocker
3 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) McAfee ePO
2 12 (30.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (20.00%) SCCM
4 6 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (15.00%) NetBackup
5 5 (12.50%) WSUS
6 3 (7.50%) SCOM
6 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
6 3 (7.50%) Nagios
6 3 (7.50%) HP SIM
6 3 (7.50%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) HP
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) Symantec
3 9 (22.50%) ArcSight
4 8 (20.00%) VMware
5 6 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (15.00%) Cisco
6 5 (12.50%) Citrix
7 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat
7 4 (10.00%) Tripwire
7 4 (10.00%) Qualys
7 4 (10.00%) F5
8 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.50%) Imperva
8 3 (7.50%) NetScout
8 3 (7.50%) BT
8 3 (7.50%) CA
8 3 (7.50%) JD Edwards
8 3 (7.50%) EMC
8 3 (7.50%) SAP