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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 120 97 103
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Contract jobs citing McAfee 1 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.036% 0.75% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.087% 1.74% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 8
Average daily rate
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- £345 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £356 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.05 £26.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-45.97% +100.00%
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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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1150 1093 993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.70% 43.24% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 531 437
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £201 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 50 62
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.25 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Juniper
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 6 (42.86%) Clustering
3 6 (42.86%) Netcool
3 6 (42.86%) Veritas
3 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 6 (42.86%) HP
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) AIX
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (35.71%) F5
4 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security
4 5 (35.71%) MCSE
4 5 (35.71%) MCSA
4 5 (35.71%) WinRunner

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Junos
5 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.14%) DNS
6 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) WinRunner
1 5 (35.71%) TestDirector
1 5 (35.71%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Clustering
2 5 (35.71%) PDA
3 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (42.86%) AIX
3 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Change Management
1 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (35.71%) MCTS
3 5 (35.71%) MCITP
3 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
3 5 (35.71%) MCSE
3 5 (35.71%) MCSA
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) JSP 440
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware ESX
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Netcool
1 6 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) Juniper
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
2 6 (42.86%) Veritas
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) F5
4 3 (21.43%) Crossbeam
4 3 (21.43%) TippingPoint
4 3 (21.43%) Riverbed
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Dell