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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 107 106 112
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing McAfee 13 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.56% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 1.14% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 4
Average daily rate
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£238 £100 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -64.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £100 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £311 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £182.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.35 £14.17 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -48.46%
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
1265 1223 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.38% 48.51% 50.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 569 484
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 44 49
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -24.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.25 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +5 8 £173 -46.92%
Reading -7 2 - - 4
Maidenhead - 2 £275 -
Slough - 1 £200 -
McAfee
South East

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 22 (62.86%) HP
3 19 (54.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 19 (54.29%) Software Deployment
3 19 (54.29%) Data Centre
4 18 (51.43%) Software Delivery
5 17 (48.57%) Windows
5 17 (48.57%) SMS
6 16 (45.71%) DV Cleared
7 15 (42.86%) SC Cleared
7 15 (42.86%) Software Distribution
8 10 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
10 7 (20.00%) Firewall
10 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (20.00%) SCCM
10 7 (20.00%) Release Management
11 6 (17.14%) Terminal Services
11 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
12 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
12 5 (14.29%) Linux
12 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 5 (14.29%) VMware
12 5 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (11.43%) vSphere
13 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (11.43%) Dell

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) SMS
2 7 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) DNS
5 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 2 (5.71%) DHCP
5 2 (5.71%) VLAN
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) Junos
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) LAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) WinRunner
1 2 (5.71%) TestDirector
1 2 (5.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (5.71%) MSI
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Server Support
6 1 (2.86%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (14.29%) Linux
4 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Software Deployment
2 18 (51.43%) Software Delivery
3 15 (42.86%) Software Distribution
4 7 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Change Control
5 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.71%) Line Management
5 2 (5.71%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 2 (5.71%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) VBScript
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 16 (45.71%) DV Cleared
3 15 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) MCITP
4 3 (8.57%) MCSE
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.71%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.86%) MCTS
6 1 (2.86%) MCSA
6 1 (2.86%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Terminal Services
2 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) vSphere
4 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.71%) ISA Server
5 2 (5.71%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (20.00%) SCCM
4 3 (8.57%) SCOM
5 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (5.71%) HP SIM
5 2 (5.71%) SCDPM
5 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.71%) WSUS
5 2 (5.71%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) HP
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) Dell
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.71%) Lumension
6 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.71%) Veritas
6 2 (5.71%) Symantec
6 2 (5.71%) Websense
6 2 (5.71%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) Imperva
7 1 (2.86%) NetScout