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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 104 111 102
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing McAfee 26 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.85% 0.75% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 2.26% 1.90% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 14
Average daily rate
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£267 £329 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.73% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £233 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £378 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £331
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.87 £12.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -50.00%
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
1151 1055 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.49% 39.74% 46.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 486 522
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 32
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +14.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £13.50 £9.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £44.75 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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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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
Glasgow -2 7 £350 +268.42%
McAfee
UK

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 40 (85.11%) Windows
2 29 (61.70%) McAfee ePO
3 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (53.19%) Security Cleared
4 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (51.06%) Hyper-V
6 23 (48.94%) SC Cleared
6 23 (48.94%) VMware
7 21 (44.68%) Cisco
7 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
8 20 (42.55%) SQL
8 20 (42.55%) Firewall
9 19 (40.43%) CheckPoint
9 19 (40.43%) Windows 7
10 18 (38.30%) Change Management
10 18 (38.30%) AIX
10 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
11 16 (34.04%) WinRunner
11 16 (34.04%) TestDirector
11 16 (34.04%) QuickTest Pro
11 16 (34.04%) Citrix
11 16 (34.04%) Veritas
11 16 (34.04%) MCSE
11 16 (34.04%) MCSA
11 16 (34.04%) Windows XP
11 16 (34.04%) VMware ESX
11 16 (34.04%) Clustering
11 16 (34.04%) HP Quality Center
11 16 (34.04%) Test Automation

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.13%) Lync
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) Firewall
2 11 (23.40%) LAN
3 10 (21.28%) WAN
3 10 (21.28%) Ethernet
3 10 (21.28%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (21.28%) Network Security
3 10 (21.28%) Junos
4 9 (19.15%) SAN
4 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony
5 2 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) WinRunner
1 16 (34.04%) TestDirector
1 16 (34.04%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.13%) MSI
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Network Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Test Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (10.64%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Consultant
4 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Designer
6 1 (2.13%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Tester
6 1 (2.13%) Network Specialist
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Security Designer
6 1 (2.13%) Technical Tester
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Clustering
1 16 (34.04%) PDA
2 9 (19.15%) Cryptography
2 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 40 (85.11%) Windows
2 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (40.43%) Windows 7
5 18 (38.30%) AIX
6 16 (34.04%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Change Management
2 16 (34.04%) Software Testing
2 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
3 14 (29.79%) Test Scripting
4 10 (21.28%) Network Load Balancing
4 10 (21.28%) ITIL
5 9 (19.15%) Service Management
5 9 (19.15%) Service Delivery
5 9 (19.15%) Incident Management
5 9 (19.15%) Network Management
5 9 (19.15%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (14.89%) Time Management
7 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.26%) Release Management
8 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Migration
8 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.26%) Build Automation
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) VBScript
4 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Security Cleared
2 23 (48.94%) SC Cleared
3 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (34.04%) MCTS
4 16 (34.04%) MCITP
4 16 (34.04%) MCSE
4 16 (34.04%) MCSA
5 14 (29.79%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) QA
2 7 (14.89%) JSP 440
3 6 (12.77%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (51.06%) Hyper-V
2 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) VMware ESX
3 9 (19.15%) vSphere
3 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (17.02%) UAG
4 8 (17.02%) Squid
5 7 (14.89%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.26%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.13%) ProxySG
7 1 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 29 (61.70%) McAfee ePO
2 16 (34.04%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (31.91%) Netcool
4 9 (19.15%) WhatsUp Gold
5 8 (17.02%) FortiGate
6 6 (12.77%) SCCM
7 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
8 2 (4.26%) WSUS
8 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
9 1 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) VMware
2 21 (44.68%) Cisco
2 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
3 19 (40.43%) CheckPoint
4 16 (34.04%) Veritas
4 16 (34.04%) Citrix
5 10 (21.28%) Juniper
5 10 (21.28%) Crossbeam
5 10 (21.28%) TippingPoint
5 10 (21.28%) Riverbed
5 10 (21.28%) F5
6 9 (19.15%) HP
6 9 (19.15%) EMC
7 8 (17.02%) Avaya
7 8 (17.02%) SolarWinds
8 7 (14.89%) 3PAR
9 3 (6.38%) Lumension
9 3 (6.38%) Symantec
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle
10 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat