The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Edinburgh 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 79 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Contract jobs citing McAfee 2 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 1.07% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 3.47% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£519 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.63% -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.48% -4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £25.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-28.03% +47.14%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
519 317 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.58% 30.78% 36.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 122 138
Average daily rate £400 £385 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 9
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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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

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Trend Micro
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft