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 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 183 205 224
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +19
Contract jobs citing McAfee 67 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% 0.78% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 19 14
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£313 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £196 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £452 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £356 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +18.66%
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 £13.75 £26.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-47.11% +100.00%
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
4503 4218 4666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.21% 49.11% 49.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2357 2127 2040
Average daily rate £360 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £220
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 286 246 306
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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 22 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 22 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 22 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
Hampshire -6 29 £243 -35.21% 4
Berkshire +14 13 £450 +68.22% 12
Buckinghamshire +4 11 £350 +4.47% 6
Surrey +1 8 £475 +18.75% 4
Middlesex - 3 £550 - 2
Kent -1 1 £410 +95.23% 1
East Sussex - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - - 1
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 85 (65.38%) Windows
2 83 (63.85%) Security Cleared
3 65 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 54 (41.54%) SC Cleared
5 46 (35.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (32.31%) Firewall
7 41 (31.54%) McAfee ePO
8 40 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (29.23%) HP
10 37 (28.46%) MS Exchange
11 36 (27.69%) VMware
12 34 (26.15%) Windows 7
13 33 (25.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 33 (25.38%) Active Directory
14 31 (23.85%) ITIL
15 26 (20.00%) SCCM
16 25 (19.23%) DV Cleared
16 25 (19.23%) MS Office
16 25 (19.23%) Cisco
16 25 (19.23%) Lumension
17 23 (17.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 21 (16.15%) LAN
18 21 (16.15%) Linux
19 20 (15.38%) SQL
19 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
19 20 (15.38%) Software Deployment
20 19 (14.62%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (14.62%) MCSE
20 19 (14.62%) Windows XP
20 19 (14.62%) Sophos

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 37 (28.46%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.23%) IIS
2 12 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (6.15%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.54%) Apache
7 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.54%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.77%) Lync
8 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (19.23%) MS Office
2 18 (13.85%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.77%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) assyst
2 1 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (32.31%) Firewall
2 21 (16.15%) LAN
3 17 (13.08%) SMS
4 16 (12.31%) SAN
4 16 (12.31%) VPN
5 15 (11.54%) WAN
6 14 (10.77%) TCP/IP
7 13 (10.00%) Wireless
8 11 (8.46%) DNS
9 9 (6.92%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (6.15%) SSL
11 6 (4.62%) LDAP
11 6 (4.62%) Network Security
12 5 (3.85%) SMTP
13 4 (3.08%) IPv4
14 3 (2.31%) IPsec
14 3 (2.31%) IPv6
14 3 (2.31%) Internet
15 2 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 2 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (1.54%) MSI
2 1 (0.77%) WinRunner
2 1 (0.77%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.77%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 5 (3.85%) Finance
2 4 (3.08%) Dutch Language
3 2 (1.54%) Military
4 1 (0.77%) Retail
4 1 (0.77%) Legal
4 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (17.69%) Analyst
2 16 (12.31%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 12 (9.23%) Architect
5 10 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
6 9 (6.92%) Security Specialist
6 9 (6.92%) Network Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) Security Architect
8 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Desktop Support
9 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 6 (4.62%) Team Leader
10 5 (3.85%) Installations Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.85%) Support Technician
11 4 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.08%) Consultant
11 4 (3.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) JSP
2 2 (1.54%) SAML
3 1 (0.77%) JSF
3 1 (0.77%) Web Services
3 1 (0.77%) XML
3 1 (0.77%) ODBC
3 1 (0.77%) Flash
3 1 (0.77%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.38%) Blackberry
2 7 (5.38%) iPad
3 6 (4.62%) Open Source
3 6 (4.62%) iPhone
4 3 (2.31%) Clustering
4 3 (2.31%) Replication
4 3 (2.31%) CMDB
4 3 (2.31%) SCADA
4 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.54%) PKI
5 2 (1.54%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.77%) AVVID
6 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.77%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.77%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.77%) NHS
6 1 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 85 (65.38%) Windows
2 46 (35.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (26.15%) Windows 7
5 21 (16.15%) Linux
6 19 (14.62%) Windows XP
7 13 (10.00%) Solaris
7 13 (10.00%) UNIX
8 10 (7.69%) Windows Vista
9 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.54%) VMS
12 2 (1.54%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.77%) AIX
13 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.85%) ITIL
2 20 (15.38%) Software Deployment
3 18 (13.85%) Software Distribution
4 14 (10.77%) Incident Management
4 14 (10.77%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (9.23%) Information Security
6 11 (8.46%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (8.46%) Security Management
6 11 (8.46%) Service Management
7 10 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (7.69%) Coaching
8 8 (6.15%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.38%) ITIL V3
10 6 (4.62%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.62%) Release Management
10 6 (4.62%) Change Management
11 5 (3.85%) Network Design
11 5 (3.85%) Configuration Management
11 5 (3.85%) Line Management
12 4 (3.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (4.62%) Perl
3 5 (3.85%) C
4 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.08%) C++
4 4 (3.08%) Java
4 4 (3.08%) Python
5 2 (1.54%) PHP
5 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 83 (63.85%) Security Cleared
2 54 (41.54%) SC Cleared
3 25 (19.23%) DV Cleared
4 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (14.62%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (14.62%) MCSE
6 18 (13.85%) MCP
6 18 (13.85%) CCNA
7 12 (9.23%) CISSP
8 11 (8.46%) CEH
9 3 (2.31%) CCNP
9 3 (2.31%) ISEB
10 2 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.54%) CISA
10 2 (1.54%) CISM
10 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.77%) HP AIS
11 1 (0.77%) MCDST
11 1 (0.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.38%) JSP 440
2 4 (3.08%) SLA
2 4 (3.08%) QA
3 2 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (25.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 33 (25.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (10.77%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.62%) Firmware
4 4 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.08%) Sendmail
4 4 (3.08%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.31%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.31%) DFS Replication
5 3 (2.31%) vSphere
6 2 (1.54%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.77%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.77%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 41 (31.54%) McAfee ePO
2 26 (20.00%) SCCM
3 23 (17.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 13 (10.00%) Backup Exec
5 10 (7.69%) Nessus
6 7 (5.38%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (4.62%) WSUS
8 5 (3.85%) SCOM
9 4 (3.08%) MIMEsweeper
9 4 (3.08%) MAILsweeper
10 2 (1.54%) SCDPM
10 2 (1.54%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.54%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.77%) OVSD
11 1 (0.77%) OpenView
11 1 (0.77%) Netcool
11 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.77%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 65 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 38 (29.23%) HP
3 36 (27.69%) VMware
4 25 (19.23%) Cisco
4 25 (19.23%) Lumension
5 19 (14.62%) Sophos
6 15 (11.54%) Citrix
7 13 (10.00%) Qualys
7 13 (10.00%) Juniper
7 13 (10.00%) Symantec
8 9 (6.92%) Blue Coat
8 9 (6.92%) Apple
9 8 (6.15%) Oracle
10 7 (5.38%) IBM
11 5 (3.85%) Websense
12 4 (3.08%) F5
12 4 (3.08%) Remedy
12 4 (3.08%) NetApp
12 4 (3.08%) Altiris
13 3 (2.31%) Tripwire
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