The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 83 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing McAfee 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.50% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £385
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £12.63
% change year-on-year
- +22.77%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
420 404 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.79% 34.01% 40.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 208 140
Average daily rate £400 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.77 £16.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.42% +34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.60 £180.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

McAfee
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

McAfee
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

McAfee Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (33.33%) UAG
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (33.33%) Squid
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (33.33%) Squid
2 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (33.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) F5