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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 355 332 324
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Contract jobs citing McAfee 48 76 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.75% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 32 31
Average daily rate
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£309 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.78% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £273 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £498 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £327 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +18.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.87 £12.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -28.57%
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
9755 10130 9507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 44.04% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6379 6539 6097
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 225 229
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £37.50 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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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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 +10 16 £305 -6.15% 7
Wimbledon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 63 (52.94%) Windows
2 43 (36.13%) Active Directory
3 37 (31.09%) Cisco
4 36 (30.25%) Microsoft
5 35 (29.41%) DNS
5 35 (29.41%) CheckPoint
6 32 (26.89%) VMware
7 29 (24.37%) Windows 7
8 28 (23.53%) VPN
8 28 (23.53%) Linux
9 26 (21.85%) Firewall
10 23 (19.33%) ITIL
10 23 (19.33%) DHCP
10 23 (19.33%) F5
11 22 (18.49%) HP
12 21 (17.65%) MS Exchange
13 20 (16.81%) Symantec
14 19 (15.97%) WAN
14 19 (15.97%) TCP/IP
14 19 (15.97%) Infoblox
15 18 (15.13%) SQL
15 18 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (14.29%) Security Cleared
16 17 (14.29%) LAN
16 17 (14.29%) TACACS
16 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (13.45%) Shell Script
17 16 (13.45%) Blue Coat
18 15 (12.61%) SCCM
18 15 (12.61%) UNIX

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 21 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.04%) Lync
4 6 (5.04%) IIS
4 6 (5.04%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 15 (12.61%) MS Office
2 10 (8.40%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Office 365
2 2 (1.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (29.41%) DNS
2 28 (23.53%) VPN
3 26 (21.85%) Firewall
4 23 (19.33%) DHCP
5 19 (15.97%) WAN
5 19 (15.97%) TCP/IP
6 17 (14.29%) LAN
6 17 (14.29%) TACACS
7 14 (11.76%) Wireless
7 14 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (9.24%) LDAP
9 10 (8.40%) SNMP
9 10 (8.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (6.72%) Network Security
11 7 (5.88%) MPLS
12 6 (5.04%) SAN
12 6 (5.04%) VoIP
13 5 (4.20%) Ethernet
13 5 (4.20%) OSPF
13 5 (4.20%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.56%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 12 (10.08%) Banking
2 10 (8.40%) Finance
3 9 (7.56%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.04%) Retail
5 4 (3.36%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.52%) Local Government
7 2 (1.68%) Legal
7 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.68%) Publishing
8 1 (0.84%) Marketing
8 1 (0.84%) Back Office
8 1 (0.84%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (26.89%) Analyst
2 17 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 16 (13.45%) Support Engineer
3 16 (13.45%) Security Analyst
4 11 (9.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.40%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (7.56%) Network Support
7 8 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (6.72%) Desktop Support
8 7 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Technical Support
10 5 (4.20%) Firewall Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Help Desk Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Security Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) .NET
1 2 (1.68%) CGI
1 2 (1.68%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Blackberry
2 7 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.36%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.36%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.52%) iPad
6 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.68%) iPhone
6 2 (1.68%) Clustering
6 2 (1.68%) CESG
6 2 (1.68%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.84%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.84%) Statistics
7 1 (0.84%) NHS
7 1 (0.84%) Replication
7 1 (0.84%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (52.94%) Windows
2 29 (24.37%) Windows 7
3 28 (23.53%) Linux
4 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (12.61%) UNIX
6 10 (8.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (7.56%) Windows 8
7 9 (7.56%) Solaris
8 8 (6.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (5.88%) Windows XP
10 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.84%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.84%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.33%) ITIL
2 15 (12.61%) Network Management
3 14 (11.76%) Change Management
4 13 (10.92%) SIEM
5 11 (9.24%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (8.40%) Load Balancing
6 10 (8.40%) Kernel Tuning
6 10 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (7.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (6.72%) ITIL V3
9 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.04%) Data Protection
10 6 (5.04%) Migration
10 6 (5.04%) Information Security
11 5 (4.20%) Service Management
11 5 (4.20%) Service Delivery
12 4 (3.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.36%) Use Case
12 4 (3.36%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (3.36%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.13%) SQL
2 16 (13.45%) Shell Script
3 13 (10.92%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.56%) VBScript
5 6 (5.04%) Perl
6 4 (3.36%) Java
7 2 (1.68%) C#
7 2 (1.68%) VB
8 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.84%) VBA
8 1 (0.84%) C
8 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.08%) CISSP
3 10 (8.40%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.88%) MCSE
6 6 (5.04%) CISM
7 5 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.20%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.36%) CISA
9 3 (2.52%) MCP
9 3 (2.52%) CCNP
9 3 (2.52%) CCNA
9 3 (2.52%) MCTS
9 3 (2.52%) MCITP
10 2 (1.68%) MCSA
10 2 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.68%) ISSAP
11 1 (0.84%) CCSE
11 1 (0.84%) CEH
11 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) SLA
2 5 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.20%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.68%) QA
3 2 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.84%) GPG13
System Software
1 43 (36.13%) Active Directory
2 18 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.92%) vSphere
4 7 (5.88%) Firmware
5 5 (4.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.20%) XenApp
6 4 (3.36%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.36%) ISA Server
6 4 (3.36%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.84%) Postfix
8 1 (0.84%) ClearTrust
8 1 (0.84%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (12.61%) SCCM
1 15 (12.61%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (8.40%) Netcool
2 10 (8.40%) WSUS
2 10 (8.40%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (5.04%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.20%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (3.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (3.36%) SCOM
5 4 (3.36%) OpenView
6 3 (2.52%) ARCserve
6 3 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.52%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.68%) WMI
7 2 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.68%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.84%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.84%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.84%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 37 (31.09%) Cisco
2 36 (30.25%) Microsoft
3 35 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 32 (26.89%) VMware
5 23 (19.33%) F5
6 22 (18.49%) HP
7 20 (16.81%) Symantec
8 19 (15.97%) Infoblox
9 16 (13.45%) Blue Coat
10 15 (12.61%) SolarWinds
11 14 (11.76%) Remedy
12 13 (10.92%) IBM
13 12 (10.08%) Citrix
14 11 (9.24%) EMC
15 10 (8.40%) Red Hat
16 9 (7.56%) Oracle
17 7 (5.88%) Altiris
18 6 (5.04%) Juniper
19 5 (4.20%) Nortel
19 5 (4.20%) TOWER Software