The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 323 381 326
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -55
Contract jobs citing McAfee 86 37 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.33% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 22 36
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £160 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £448 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 7
Average hourly rate £18.70 - £16.05
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 - £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 - £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £12.63
% change year-on-year
- +22.77%
McAfee
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10270 11180 9980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.31% 45.90% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7045 7350 6250
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 231 311
Average hourly rate £17.76 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.01% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.58 £33.50 £42.65
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 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 December 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 December 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
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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
City of London +20 11 £360 -4.00% 4
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Stanmore - - - -
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 65 (48.87%) Windows
2 56 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 53 (39.85%) Microsoft
4 38 (28.57%) Firewall
5 37 (27.82%) Windows 7
6 36 (27.07%) VMware
6 36 (27.07%) Cisco
6 36 (27.07%) HP
7 35 (26.32%) Symantec
8 33 (24.81%) DNS
9 30 (22.56%) MS Office
10 29 (21.80%) DHCP
11 27 (20.30%) ITIL
12 26 (19.55%) MS Exchange
13 25 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (17.29%) VPN
14 23 (17.29%) F5
15 22 (16.54%) Security Cleared
15 22 (16.54%) CheckPoint
16 21 (15.79%) Linux
16 21 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
17 20 (15.04%) WAN
17 20 (15.04%) Service Delivery
17 20 (15.04%) SCCM
18 19 (14.29%) Finance
18 19 (14.29%) Shell Script
18 19 (14.29%) TCP/IP
19 18 (13.53%) Blackberry
19 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2010

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 26 (19.55%) MS Exchange
2 17 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (12.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.76%) Lync
6 4 (3.01%) IIS
7 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.50%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.50%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (22.56%) MS Office
2 15 (11.28%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.51%) MS Project
5 2 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (28.57%) Firewall
2 33 (24.81%) DNS
3 29 (21.80%) DHCP
4 23 (17.29%) VPN
5 20 (15.04%) WAN
6 19 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 17 (12.78%) SAN
8 14 (10.53%) LAN
9 12 (9.02%) Network Security
10 10 (7.52%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (6.77%) LDAP
12 8 (6.02%) Wireless
13 7 (5.26%) TACACS
14 6 (4.51%) NetScreen
14 6 (4.51%) VoIP
15 5 (3.76%) VLAN
15 5 (3.76%) SNMP
15 5 (3.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 5 (3.76%) Cisco Nexus
16 4 (3.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 19 (14.29%) Finance
2 13 (9.77%) Legal
3 9 (6.77%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.26%) Financial Institution
5 6 (4.51%) Banking
6 5 (3.76%) Law
7 4 (3.01%) Retail
8 3 (2.26%) Local Government
8 3 (2.26%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.50%) Publishing
10 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (18.05%) Analyst
2 14 (10.53%) Security Analyst
3 11 (8.27%) Architect
4 9 (6.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (6.02%) Consultant
5 8 (6.02%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (5.26%) Security Architect
6 7 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Technician
7 6 (4.51%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (4.51%) Desktop Support
7 6 (4.51%) Help Desk Engineer
8 5 (3.76%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (3.76%) Technical Support
9 4 (3.01%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.01%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (3.01%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.01%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.02%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.50%) CGI
3 1 (0.75%) XML
3 1 (0.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.53%) Blackberry
2 8 (6.02%) CESG
2 8 (6.02%) Clustering
3 5 (3.76%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (3.76%) SCADA
4 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.01%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.01%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.50%) iPad
6 2 (1.50%) iPhone
6 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.50%) PKI
6 2 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.50%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) NHS
7 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 65 (48.87%) Windows
2 37 (27.82%) Windows 7
3 21 (15.79%) Linux
4 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (9.77%) Windows XP
6 12 (9.02%) UNIX
7 9 (6.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.01%) Solaris
10 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.75%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.75%) MVS
12 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.30%) ITIL
2 20 (15.04%) Service Delivery
3 13 (9.77%) Migration
4 11 (8.27%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (8.27%) SIEM
5 10 (7.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (7.52%) Information Security
6 9 (6.77%) Problem Management
6 9 (6.77%) Change Management
6 9 (6.77%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (6.77%) Kernel Tuning
7 8 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (6.02%) Network Design
7 8 (6.02%) Service Management
8 7 (5.26%) Load Balancing
9 6 (4.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.51%) ITIL V3
9 6 (4.51%) Network Management
9 6 (4.51%) Configuration Management
10 5 (3.76%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 15 (11.28%) SQL
3 12 (9.02%) VBScript
4 7 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.01%) Perl
6 2 (1.50%) Java
6 2 (1.50%) C
7 1 (0.75%) C#
7 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (16.54%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.28%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (11.28%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (7.52%) CCNA
5 9 (6.77%) MCSE
6 8 (6.02%) CCNP
6 8 (6.02%) CISSP
7 6 (4.51%) MCP
8 5 (3.76%) CISM
8 5 (3.76%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.26%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.50%) CCIE
10 2 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.75%) MCITP
11 1 (0.75%) Degree
11 1 (0.75%) CEH
11 1 (0.75%) CCSE
11 1 (0.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) SLA
2 4 (3.01%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.50%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.75%) GPG13
System Software
1 56 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 25 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (11.28%) vSphere
4 10 (7.52%) Hyper-V
5 9 (6.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (6.02%) XenApp
6 8 (6.02%) XenDesktop
6 8 (6.02%) Firmware
7 5 (3.76%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.01%) Terminal Server
8 4 (3.01%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.75%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.75%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.75%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 21 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
2 20 (15.04%) SCCM
3 14 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (7.52%) SCOM
5 9 (6.77%) WSUS
6 8 (6.02%) SCDPM
6 8 (6.02%) SCVMM
7 7 (5.26%) Backup Exec
8 6 (4.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (3.76%) Netcool
9 5 (3.76%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (3.01%) CA Spectrum
11 3 (2.26%) ARCserve
12 2 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (1.50%) OpenView
12 2 (1.50%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
13 1 (0.75%) WMI
13 1 (0.75%) ZENworks
13 1 (0.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 53 (39.85%) Microsoft
2 36 (27.07%) VMware
2 36 (27.07%) Cisco
2 36 (27.07%) HP
3 35 (26.32%) Symantec
4 23 (17.29%) F5
5 22 (16.54%) CheckPoint
6 13 (9.77%) Citrix
6 13 (9.77%) EMC
7 11 (8.27%) Juniper
7 11 (8.27%) Sophos
8 10 (7.52%) SolarWinds
8 10 (7.52%) Blue Coat
9 9 (6.77%) Red Hat
9 9 (6.77%) Infoblox
10 8 (6.02%) Lumension
10 8 (6.02%) IBM
11 6 (4.51%) Riverbed
11 6 (4.51%) CA
11 6 (4.51%) AppSense
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