The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 144 184 182
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -2
Contract jobs citing McAfee 97 51 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.04% 0.61% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 1.31% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 22
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £193 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £415 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £329 £295
% change year-on-year
+12.46% +11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £12.42 £31.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.57% +85.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.87 £14.35 £13.63
% change year-on-year
-3.31% +5.28%
McAfee
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4469 3881 3586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.87% 46.64% 47.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2313 1911 1657
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 227 321
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

McAfee
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

McAfee
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

McAfee Daily Rate Trend in the South East

McAfee
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

McAfee Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

McAfee
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

McAfee Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Hampshire +2 42 £370 +11.99% 5
Berkshire -4 18 £300 -2.43% 4
Buckinghamshire - 14 £350 - 1
West Sussex - 8 £290 -
East Sussex -5 5 - -
Surrey -6 4 £475 +40.74% 4
Kent - 1 - -
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 112 (70.00%) Windows
2 101 (63.13%) Security Cleared
3 78 (48.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 69 (43.13%) Firewall
6 68 (42.50%) VMware
7 66 (41.25%) Microsoft
8 57 (35.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 50 (31.25%) ITIL
10 48 (30.00%) HP
11 46 (28.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 41 (25.63%) Active Directory
12 41 (25.63%) Lumension
13 39 (24.38%) MS Exchange
13 39 (24.38%) DV Cleared
14 37 (23.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 35 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 34 (21.25%) SQL
16 34 (21.25%) McAfee ePO
17 33 (20.63%) Windows 7
18 32 (20.00%) Cisco
19 31 (19.38%) MCSE
20 27 (16.88%) PowerShell
21 25 (15.63%) Linux
21 25 (15.63%) Juniper
22 24 (15.00%) Service Management
23 21 (13.13%) Windows XP
23 21 (13.13%) MS Office
23 21 (13.13%) Oracle
23 21 (13.13%) Blue Coat

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 39 (24.38%) MS Exchange
2 21 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (6.25%) IIS
5 6 (3.75%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.25%) Apache
8 1 (0.63%) Lync
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (13.13%) MS Office
2 19 (11.88%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.63%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 69 (43.13%) Firewall
2 20 (12.50%) LAN
3 19 (11.88%) WAN
4 17 (10.63%) VPN
5 16 (10.00%) SSL
5 16 (10.00%) SMS
6 15 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (8.13%) TCP/IP
8 12 (7.50%) DNS
9 11 (6.88%) SAN
10 10 (6.25%) SMTP
11 9 (5.63%) LDAP
11 9 (5.63%) Network Security
12 7 (4.38%) Wireless
13 5 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (1.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 3 (1.88%) OSPF
14 3 (1.88%) Internet
14 3 (1.88%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (10.63%) MSI
2 2 (1.25%) WinRunner
2 2 (1.25%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (5.00%) Finance
2 6 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.50%) Military
4 2 (1.25%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (15.63%) Analyst
2 15 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (7.50%) Security Architect
3 12 (7.50%) Build Engineer
3 12 (7.50%) Architect
4 11 (6.88%) Team Leader
4 11 (6.88%) Security Analyst
5 10 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 10 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 9 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (4.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (4.38%) Security Specialist
7 7 (4.38%) IT Support
8 6 (3.75%) Security Engineer
8 6 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (3.13%) Consultant
9 5 (3.13%) Support Technician
9 5 (3.13%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (3.13%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.50%) HTML
1 4 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (0.63%) CGI
2 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.75%) Open Source
4 4 (2.50%) CMDB
4 4 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.50%) Replication
4 4 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.88%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.88%) PKI
5 3 (1.88%) SCADA
6 2 (1.25%) Clustering
6 2 (1.25%) NHS
6 2 (1.25%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.63%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.63%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 112 (70.00%) Windows
2 78 (48.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (28.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (20.63%) Windows 7
5 25 (15.63%) Linux
6 21 (13.13%) Windows XP
7 19 (11.88%) Windows Vista
8 18 (11.25%) UNIX
8 18 (11.25%) Solaris
8 18 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.13%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.88%) AIX
11 2 (1.25%) VMS
12 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (31.25%) ITIL
2 24 (15.00%) Service Management
3 20 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 18 (11.25%) Software Deployment
5 17 (10.63%) Software Distribution
5 17 (10.63%) Change Management
6 16 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 15 (9.38%) Incident Management
8 13 (8.13%) Information Security
9 12 (7.50%) Vulnerability Management
10 10 (6.25%) Migration
10 10 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.00%) Line Management
12 7 (4.38%) Validation
13 6 (3.75%) Operations Management
13 6 (3.75%) Security Management
13 6 (3.75%) Ethical Hacking
13 6 (3.75%) Coaching
14 5 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.25%) SQL
2 27 (16.88%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.25%) C
4 9 (5.63%) Shell Script
4 9 (5.63%) C++
4 9 (5.63%) Perl
4 9 (5.63%) Python
5 5 (3.13%) VBScript
6 1 (0.63%) Java
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 101 (63.13%) Security Cleared
2 70 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 39 (24.38%) DV Cleared
4 35 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (19.38%) MCSE
6 19 (11.88%) MCP
7 14 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (6.25%) CCNA
9 9 (5.63%) CISSP
10 8 (5.00%) CCNP
11 6 (3.75%) CEH
11 6 (3.75%) MCSA
12 5 (3.13%) MCITP
13 4 (2.50%) ISTQB
13 4 (2.50%) Degree
13 4 (2.50%) ISEB
14 3 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (1.88%) CISA
14 3 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (1.25%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) SLA
2 5 (3.13%) QA
3 4 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.88%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.25%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.63%) COBIT
6 1 (0.63%) COSO
System Software
1 57 (35.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (25.63%) Active Directory
3 18 (11.25%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.88%) VMware ESX
5 9 (5.63%) Firmware
5 9 (5.63%) Sendmail
6 6 (3.75%) vSphere
7 5 (3.13%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.50%) DFS Replication
8 4 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 37 (23.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 34 (21.25%) McAfee ePO
3 19 (11.88%) SCCM
4 16 (10.00%) Backup Exec
5 9 (5.63%) MIMEsweeper
5 9 (5.63%) MAILsweeper
6 6 (3.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (3.13%) Nessus
8 4 (2.50%) SCOM
8 4 (2.50%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.50%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 3 (1.88%) SCDPM
10 2 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.63%) Netcool
11 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (42.50%) VMware
2 66 (41.25%) Microsoft
3 48 (30.00%) HP
4 41 (25.63%) Lumension
5 32 (20.00%) Cisco
6 25 (15.63%) Juniper
7 21 (13.13%) Oracle
7 21 (13.13%) Blue Coat
8 16 (10.00%) Sophos
9 14 (8.75%) IBM
10 11 (6.88%) Websense
11 10 (6.25%) NetApp
12 9 (5.63%) Remedy
12 9 (5.63%) Citrix
12 9 (5.63%) Qualys
13 7 (4.38%) CheckPoint
14 6 (3.75%) Symantec
15 5 (3.13%) F5
16 4 (2.50%) Tripwire
16 4 (2.50%) Dell
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