The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 119 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +4
Contract jobs citing McAfee 11 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.98% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 2.42% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 8
Average daily rate
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£343 £355 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -7.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £313 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £408
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 £25.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +63.93%
McAfee
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1296 990 1044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.40% 40.29% 39.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 476 421
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £175 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 71
Average hourly rate £15.77 £13.63 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -26.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £29.60 £42.50
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 Scotland

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

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

McAfee
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

McAfee Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

McAfee
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

McAfee Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

McAfee
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

McAfee Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -28 2 £519 +59.63%
McAfee
UK

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (44.00%) VMware
6 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (36.00%) SQL
7 9 (36.00%) Windows XP
7 9 (36.00%) Citrix
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (36.00%) Veritas
7 9 (36.00%) Netcool
7 9 (36.00%) VMware ESX
7 9 (36.00%) Clustering
7 9 (36.00%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (32.00%) AIX
8 8 (32.00%) Cisco
8 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
9 7 (28.00%) MS Office
9 7 (28.00%) MCSE
9 7 (28.00%) MCSA
9 7 (28.00%) HP
9 7 (28.00%) Juniper
9 7 (28.00%) WinRunner
9 7 (28.00%) TestDirector
9 7 (28.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (28.00%) Change Management
9 7 (28.00%) Firewall

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) WAN
4 3 (12.00%) SAN
4 3 (12.00%) Junos
5 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (8.00%) OSPF
5 2 (8.00%) BGP
5 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (8.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) WinRunner
1 7 (28.00%) TestDirector
1 7 (28.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (16.00%) MSI
2 4 (16.00%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
1 4 (16.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Clustering
2 7 (28.00%) PDA
3 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (8.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (36.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (32.00%) AIX
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Change Management
1 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) Workflow
3 4 (16.00%) Release Management
4 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Network Management
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (28.00%) MCTS
3 7 (28.00%) MCITP
3 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (28.00%) MCSE
3 7 (28.00%) MCSA
4 3 (12.00%) CCNP
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) VMware ESX
2 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (12.00%) vSphere
6 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (8.00%) ISA Server
6 2 (8.00%) VMware Server
6 2 (8.00%) XenApp
6 2 (8.00%) DFS Replication
7 1 (4.00%) ProxySG
7 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Netcool
1 9 (36.00%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (28.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.00%) WSUS
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 9 (36.00%) Veritas
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco
5 7 (28.00%) HP
5 7 (28.00%) Juniper
6 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (20.00%) F5
7 3 (12.00%) Crossbeam
7 3 (12.00%) TippingPoint
7 3 (12.00%) Riverbed
7 3 (12.00%) EMC
8 2 (8.00%) Dell
8 2 (8.00%) Symantec
8 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.00%) 3PAR