The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 17 April 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 London 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 334 317 356
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +39
Contract jobs citing McAfee 78 61 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.61% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 47
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.37% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £26.94
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -7.19%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10818 9989 12150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.67% 46.20% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7040 6321 7349
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 248 305
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.40 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
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England

McAfee
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in London

McAfee
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

McAfee Daily Rate Trend in London

McAfee
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

McAfee Daily Rate Histogram in London

McAfee
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

McAfee Hourly Rate Trend in London

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 26 £400 -20.00% 11
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Romford - - - -
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England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 58 (47.15%) Windows
2 52 (42.28%) Cisco
3 44 (35.77%) Microsoft
4 41 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 39 (31.71%) Juniper
6 37 (30.08%) VMware
7 36 (29.27%) CheckPoint
8 35 (28.46%) ITIL
8 35 (28.46%) Firewall
9 32 (26.02%) Finance
10 28 (22.76%) TCP/IP
11 23 (18.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (17.89%) Blue Coat
13 20 (16.26%) Banking
13 20 (16.26%) Citrix
13 20 (16.26%) Service Management
14 19 (15.45%) Financial Institution
14 19 (15.45%) SQL
14 19 (15.45%) MS Exchange
14 19 (15.45%) vSphere
14 19 (15.45%) F5
15 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
16 16 (13.01%) XenApp
16 16 (13.01%) SCCM
16 16 (13.01%) Network Security
17 15 (12.20%) Load Balancing
17 15 (12.20%) NetApp
17 15 (12.20%) HP
17 15 (12.20%) SIEM
17 15 (12.20%) Change Control

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 19 (15.45%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.57%) IIS
2 13 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) IaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (28.46%) Firewall
2 28 (22.76%) TCP/IP
3 16 (13.01%) Network Security
4 14 (11.38%) WAN
4 14 (11.38%) SAN
5 13 (10.57%) Multicast
6 11 (8.94%) NetScreen
6 11 (8.94%) DNS
7 8 (6.50%) DHCP
7 8 (6.50%) IP Telephony
8 6 (4.88%) SMS
8 6 (4.88%) Internet
9 5 (4.07%) OSPF
9 5 (4.07%) BGP
9 5 (4.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (4.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (3.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (3.25%) VoIP
10 4 (3.25%) LAN
11 3 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
General
1 32 (26.02%) Finance
2 20 (16.26%) Banking
3 19 (15.45%) Financial Institution
4 13 (10.57%) Law
5 6 (4.88%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.63%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.63%) Legal
6 2 (1.63%) Retail
7 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (22.76%) Security Engineer
2 20 (16.26%) Network Engineer
3 19 (15.45%) Consultant
4 14 (11.38%) Analyst
5 13 (10.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.50%) Service Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) IT Security Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (4.07%) Security Consultant
10 5 (4.07%) Architect
10 5 (4.07%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) Network Architect
10 5 (4.07%) Security Architect
10 5 (4.07%) Network Security Architect
11 4 (3.25%) Security Support Engineer
11 4 (3.25%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) .NET
1 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.57%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.13%) Clustering
2 10 (8.13%) Blackberry
3 9 (7.32%) iPhone
4 6 (4.88%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.63%) NHS
5 2 (1.63%) Statistics
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.81%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 58 (47.15%) Windows
2 12 (9.76%) Linux
2 12 (9.76%) Windows XP
3 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.32%) Windows Mobile
4 9 (7.32%) Android
5 7 (5.69%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.88%) NetWare
7 3 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.63%) UNIX
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.81%) CentOS
9 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.81%) SUSE
9 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.46%) ITIL
2 20 (16.26%) Service Management
3 15 (12.20%) Load Balancing
3 15 (12.20%) SIEM
3 15 (12.20%) Change Control
4 14 (11.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (10.57%) Service Delivery
5 13 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (9.76%) Network Architecture
7 10 (8.13%) Information Security
8 9 (7.32%) Use Case
9 8 (6.50%) Time Management
9 8 (6.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (6.50%) Problem Management
9 8 (6.50%) BCP
9 8 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.69%) Computer Security
11 4 (3.25%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (3.25%) Security Architecture
11 4 (3.25%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.45%) SQL
2 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.44%) VBScript
4 2 (1.63%) Perl
5 1 (0.81%) PHP
5 1 (0.81%) C
5 1 (0.81%) C++
5 1 (0.81%) Java
5 1 (0.81%) VB
5 1 (0.81%) Python
5 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (11.38%) CCNP
1 14 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.94%) CISSP
2 11 (8.94%) MCSE
2 11 (8.94%) MCSA
2 11 (8.94%) JNCIS
3 10 (8.13%) MCP
4 9 (7.32%) CISA
4 9 (7.32%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) Degree
6 1 (0.81%) CISM
6 1 (0.81%) GIAC
6 1 (0.81%) GCIH
6 1 (0.81%) CCSE
6 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) QA
2 6 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 23 (18.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (15.45%) vSphere
4 16 (13.01%) XenApp
5 14 (11.38%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.07%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.25%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.81%) XenServer
9 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (13.01%) SCCM
2 7 (5.69%) SCOM
3 3 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (2.44%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.81%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.81%) Nagios
5 1 (0.81%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.81%) WMI
5 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.81%) WSUS
5 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.81%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 52 (42.28%) Cisco
2 44 (35.77%) Microsoft
3 39 (31.71%) Juniper
4 37 (30.08%) VMware
5 36 (29.27%) CheckPoint
6 22 (17.89%) Blue Coat
7 20 (16.26%) Citrix
8 19 (15.45%) F5
9 15 (12.20%) NetApp
9 15 (12.20%) HP
10 10 (8.13%) CA
10 10 (8.13%) ProCurve
11 9 (7.32%) Nortel
12 8 (6.50%) Websense
13 5 (4.07%) Aruba
13 5 (4.07%) ArcSight
14 4 (3.25%) LogLogic
14 4 (3.25%) NetScout
14 4 (3.25%) Sophos
15 3 (2.44%) Symantec
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