The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 105 103 130
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Contract jobs citing McAfee 15 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 0.83% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 1.75% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate
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£308 £165 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.36% -51.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £162 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £349 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £182.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1158.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £25.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-28.03% +47.14%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1171 1144 1559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 46.54% 47.59% 49.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 426 532
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 60
Average hourly rate £18.68 £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.51% -18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £31.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
McAfee
South East

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
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 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 10 £294 +70.28% 1
Reading +12 4 £308 - 3
Slough - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - -
McAfee
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McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 25 (75.76%) Security Cleared
2 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
4 15 (45.45%) Software Deployment
5 14 (42.42%) Software Distribution
5 14 (42.42%) SMS
5 14 (42.42%) HP
6 13 (39.39%) Citrix
7 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (30.30%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (27.27%) Release Management
10 8 (24.24%) SCCM
10 8 (24.24%) SCOM
11 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
11 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
11 6 (18.18%) VoIP
11 6 (18.18%) ITIL
12 5 (15.15%) SQL
12 5 (15.15%) AIX
12 5 (15.15%) ERP
12 5 (15.15%) MCSA
12 5 (15.15%) WinRunner
12 5 (15.15%) TestDirector
12 5 (15.15%) QuickTest Pro
12 5 (15.15%) SLA
12 5 (15.15%) ITSM
12 5 (15.15%) Clustering
12 5 (15.15%) ISEB
12 5 (15.15%) Netcool

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) SMS
2 6 (18.18%) VoIP
3 3 (9.09%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) VPN
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) IPv4
4 2 (6.06%) IPv6
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.03%) PPP
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) WinRunner
1 5 (15.15%) TestDirector
1 5 (15.15%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (15.15%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Service Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Change Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.03%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) PKI
2 2 (6.06%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) AIX
4 4 (12.12%) Windows 2000
5 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Software Deployment
2 14 (42.42%) Software Distribution
3 9 (27.27%) Release Management
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) ERP
5 5 (15.15%) ITSM
5 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
5 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (75.76%) Security Cleared
2 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (15.15%) MCSA
4 5 (15.15%) ISEB
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 20 (60.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (30.30%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (24.24%) SCCM
3 8 (24.24%) SCOM
4 5 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (15.15%) Netcool
5 2 (6.06%) WSUS
6 1 (3.03%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) HP
2 13 (39.39%) Citrix
3 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 5 (15.15%) Symantec
4 5 (15.15%) Veritas
5 4 (12.12%) Apple
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.03%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) Lumension
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) Nokia
7 1 (3.03%) Nortel
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