The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Reading 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 65 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing McAfee 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 0.21% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£308 - £383
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
412 473 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 46.55% 50.91% 54.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 174 212
Average daily rate £363 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 28
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £15.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% +96.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.13 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £37.50 £35.00
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 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

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (70.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Netcool
4 5 (50.00%) Veritas
4 5 (50.00%) WinRunner
4 5 (50.00%) TestDirector
4 5 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (50.00%) ISEB
4 5 (50.00%) AIX
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Clustering
4 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (30.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Apple
6 2 (20.00%) SMS
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SMS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) PPP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
2 1 (10.00%) IPv6
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) WinRunner
1 5 (50.00%) TestDirector
1 5 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Change Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) CCDA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (70.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) Netcool
2 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Apple
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Nokia
5 1 (10.00%) Nortel
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper