The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 58 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Contract jobs citing McAfee 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.57% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 0.60% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£450 - £373
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 - £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 £332
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.15 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +45.24%
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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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
416 498 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 47.38% 49.80% 55.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 190 218
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £176 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 21
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.62% +52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

McAfee
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

McAfee
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

McAfee Daily Rate Trend in Reading

McAfee
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

McAfee Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (54.55%) Citrix
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) ISEB
6 5 (45.45%) WinRunner
6 5 (45.45%) TestDirector
6 5 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (45.45%) Veritas
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (45.45%) Netcool
6 5 (45.45%) AIX
6 5 (45.45%) Clustering
6 5 (45.45%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
8 2 (18.18%) SMS
8 2 (18.18%) HP
8 2 (18.18%) VMS
8 2 (18.18%) SCCM
8 2 (18.18%) SCOM
8 2 (18.18%) Network Planning
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SMS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) PPP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) IPv4
2 1 (9.09%) IPv6
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) WinRunner
1 5 (45.45%) TestDirector
1 5 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Change Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) AIX
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) VMS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
2 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Network Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCDA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (63.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Netcool
3 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (18.18%) SCCM
4 2 (18.18%) SCOM
4 2 (18.18%) SCDPM
5 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Veritas
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Lumension
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Nortel
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Nokia
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper