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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 186 202 227
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +25
Contract jobs citing McAfee 58 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.42% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 0.85% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 15
Average daily rate
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£320 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.58% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £160 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £455 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £29.38 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £27.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-27.05% +91.30%
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
4328 4219 4845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.53% 49.04% 49.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2226 2144 2077
Average daily rate £363 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 243 299
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

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 2 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

McAfee Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 October 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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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
Berkshire +18 21 £400 +110.52% 10
Hampshire -1 21 £289 -23.00% 6
Buckinghamshire - 6 £275 - 6
Surrey -13 4 - - 3
West Sussex +8 1 £290 - 1
Kent -6 1 £410 +95.23%
East Sussex - - - - 2
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 78 (66.10%) Security Cleared
2 75 (63.56%) Windows
3 58 (49.15%) Microsoft
4 49 (41.53%) SC Cleared
5 45 (38.14%) McAfee ePO
6 35 (29.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (28.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (27.12%) Firewall
8 32 (27.12%) Active Directory
8 32 (27.12%) HP
8 32 (27.12%) MS Exchange
9 28 (23.73%) Windows 7
10 25 (21.19%) ITIL
10 25 (21.19%) Cisco
10 25 (21.19%) VMware
11 24 (20.34%) DV Cleared
12 23 (19.49%) SCCM
12 23 (19.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 22 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (17.80%) SQL
14 21 (17.80%) Lumension
15 20 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
16 19 (16.10%) CCNA
16 19 (16.10%) MS Office
16 19 (16.10%) Linux
17 18 (15.25%) MS Excel
17 18 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (15.25%) Software Deployment
18 17 (14.41%) MCSE
18 17 (14.41%) LAN

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 32 (27.12%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.32%) IIS
4 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (5.93%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.24%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (4.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.69%) Apache
7 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.69%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.85%) Lync
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (16.10%) MS Office
2 18 (15.25%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) assyst
2 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (27.12%) Firewall
2 17 (14.41%) LAN
3 16 (13.56%) SAN
3 16 (13.56%) TCP/IP
4 15 (12.71%) SMS
5 14 (11.86%) Wireless
6 12 (10.17%) VPN
7 11 (9.32%) WAN
8 7 (5.93%) DNS
9 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.39%) SSL
10 4 (3.39%) Network Security
11 3 (2.54%) IPv4
11 3 (2.54%) IPv6
11 3 (2.54%) VoIP
12 2 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (1.69%) IPsec
12 2 (1.69%) OSPF
12 2 (1.69%) EIGRP
12 2 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) WinRunner
1 5 (4.24%) TestDirector
1 5 (4.24%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
1 4 (3.39%) Dutch Language
2 2 (1.69%) Military
2 2 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (0.85%) Legal
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (19.49%) Analyst
2 14 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (10.17%) Security Analyst
4 10 (8.47%) IT Security Analyst
4 10 (8.47%) Architect
5 9 (7.63%) Network Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) Security Specialist
7 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) Security Architect
9 5 (4.24%) Installations Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Consultant
10 4 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.39%) Support Technician
10 4 (3.39%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 4 (3.39%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (2.54%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) JSP
2 2 (1.69%) SAML
3 1 (0.85%) JSF
3 1 (0.85%) Web Services
3 1 (0.85%) XML
3 1 (0.85%) ODBC
3 1 (0.85%) Flash
3 1 (0.85%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.63%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.93%) Clustering
3 7 (5.93%) iPad
4 6 (5.08%) iPhone
5 3 (2.54%) CMDB
5 3 (2.54%) SCADA
5 3 (2.54%) Replication
5 3 (2.54%) Open Source
6 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.69%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.69%) Handset
6 2 (1.69%) PKI
6 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.85%) AVVID
7 1 (0.85%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 75 (63.56%) Windows
2 35 (29.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 34 (28.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (23.73%) Windows 7
5 19 (16.10%) Linux
6 13 (11.02%) Windows XP
7 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (7.63%) UNIX
7 9 (7.63%) Solaris
8 8 (6.78%) Windows Vista
9 5 (4.24%) AIX
10 4 (3.39%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.69%) VMS
12 2 (1.69%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.19%) ITIL
2 18 (15.25%) Software Deployment
3 16 (13.56%) Software Distribution
4 13 (11.02%) Information Security
4 13 (11.02%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (10.17%) Incident Management
6 11 (9.32%) Security Management
7 10 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (8.47%) Service Management
7 10 (8.47%) Coaching
8 6 (5.08%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.08%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.08%) Release Management
9 5 (4.24%) Test Automation
9 5 (4.24%) Test Scripting
9 5 (4.24%) Network Design
9 5 (4.24%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.24%) Change Management
9 5 (4.24%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.39%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.80%) SQL
2 4 (3.39%) Java
3 2 (1.69%) Perl
3 2 (1.69%) PHP
4 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (66.10%) Security Cleared
2 49 (41.53%) SC Cleared
3 24 (20.34%) DV Cleared
4 20 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (16.10%) CCNA
6 18 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (14.41%) MCSE
8 15 (12.71%) MCP
9 12 (10.17%) CISSP
10 11 (9.32%) CEH
11 7 (5.93%) ISEB
12 3 (2.54%) CCNP
13 2 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (1.69%) CISA
13 2 (1.69%) CISM
13 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.85%) Degree
14 1 (0.85%) MCDST
14 1 (0.85%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) JSP 440
2 4 (3.39%) SLA
2 4 (3.39%) QA
3 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (27.12%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.32%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.24%) Firmware
5 4 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.39%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.54%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.54%) vSphere
6 3 (2.54%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.69%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.85%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 45 (38.14%) McAfee ePO
2 23 (19.49%) SCCM
2 23 (19.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (8.47%) Nessus
3 10 (8.47%) Backup Exec
4 6 (5.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (5.08%) SCOM
4 6 (5.08%) WSUS
5 5 (4.24%) Netcool
5 5 (4.24%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.69%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.69%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.69%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.85%) OVSD
7 1 (0.85%) OpenView
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.85%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 58 (49.15%) Microsoft
2 32 (27.12%) HP
3 25 (21.19%) Cisco
3 25 (21.19%) VMware
4 21 (17.80%) Lumension
5 17 (14.41%) Sophos
6 14 (11.86%) Citrix
7 13 (11.02%) Qualys
8 12 (10.17%) Symantec
9 10 (8.47%) Juniper
10 9 (7.63%) Apple
11 6 (5.08%) Oracle
11 6 (5.08%) Blue Coat
12 5 (4.24%) Veritas
12 5 (4.24%) F5
13 4 (3.39%) CheckPoint
13 4 (3.39%) Remedy
13 4 (3.39%) IBM
13 4 (3.39%) Altiris
14 3 (2.54%) Tripwire
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