The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 179 197 212
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Contract jobs citing McAfee 71 40 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 0.98% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 29
Average daily rate £300 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £150 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £34.50 £25.63 £24.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.63% +2.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £16.13 £15.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £35.13 £34.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £26.94
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -7.19%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4639 4069 5405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.89% 48.62% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2318 1994 2369
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 323 368
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
McAfee
England

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 18 April 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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +17 25 £336 -19.94% 2
Berkshire +2 19 £174 +26.54% 2
Surrey -11 13 £375 -17.76% 2
Buckinghamshire - 11 £313 - 3
Middlesex - 1 £625 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 75 (63.56%) Windows
2 72 (61.02%) Security Cleared
3 63 (53.39%) SC Cleared
4 42 (35.59%) McAfee ePO
5 41 (34.75%) Active Directory
6 38 (32.20%) VMware
6 38 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (31.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (29.66%) Cisco
9 34 (28.81%) HP
9 34 (28.81%) Citrix
9 34 (28.81%) MS Exchange
9 34 (28.81%) Firewall
10 30 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (23.73%) SCCM
11 28 (23.73%) LAN
11 28 (23.73%) Symantec
11 28 (23.73%) Windows 7
12 27 (22.88%) DNS
13 26 (22.03%) WAN
13 26 (22.03%) Windows XP
13 26 (22.03%) ITIL
14 25 (21.19%) Microsoft
15 22 (18.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 22 (18.64%) SQL
16 21 (17.80%) MS Office
17 19 (16.10%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (15.25%) CheckPoint
18 18 (15.25%) CCNA
18 18 (15.25%) Blue Coat

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (28.81%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (9.32%) SharePoint
5 10 (8.47%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (6.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (5.93%) Lync
8 5 (4.24%) IIS
9 4 (3.39%) Apache
10 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.69%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (17.80%) MS Office
2 10 (8.47%) MS Visio
2 10 (8.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (28.81%) Firewall
2 28 (23.73%) LAN
3 27 (22.88%) DNS
4 26 (22.03%) WAN
5 15 (12.71%) SAN
6 11 (9.32%) Network Security
6 11 (9.32%) SMS
6 11 (9.32%) VPN
7 10 (8.47%) DHCP
7 10 (8.47%) LDAP
8 7 (5.93%) VoIP
9 6 (5.08%) SMTP
9 6 (5.08%) HTTP
9 6 (5.08%) TCP/IP
9 6 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (4.24%) OSPF
10 5 (4.24%) Internet
11 4 (3.39%) MPLS
11 4 (3.39%) NetScreen
11 4 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (9.32%) WinRunner
1 11 (9.32%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (8.47%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (9.32%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Japanese Language
3 4 (3.39%) French Language
3 4 (3.39%) German Language
3 4 (3.39%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.54%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.85%) Local Government
5 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (20.34%) Analyst
2 11 (9.32%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (9.32%) Network Engineer
3 10 (8.47%) Test Analyst
4 9 (7.63%) Support Engineer
4 9 (7.63%) Consultant
5 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 7 (5.93%) Team Leader
5 7 (5.93%) Server Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (5.08%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Security Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.78%) JSP
2 2 (1.69%) SAML
3 1 (0.85%) JSF
3 1 (0.85%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Clustering
2 9 (7.63%) Replication
3 7 (5.93%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.54%) iPhone
5 3 (2.54%) iPad
6 2 (1.69%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.69%) Handset
6 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.69%) Open Source
7 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.85%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 75 (63.56%) Windows
2 38 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (31.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (23.73%) Windows 7
5 26 (22.03%) Windows XP
6 13 (11.02%) Linux
7 12 (10.17%) UNIX
8 11 (9.32%) AIX
9 7 (5.93%) Windows 2000
10 6 (5.08%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.39%) Solaris
11 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.54%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.69%) HPUX
13 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.03%) ITIL
2 15 (12.71%) Release Management
3 14 (11.86%) Service Management
4 13 (11.02%) Software Distribution
5 12 (10.17%) Network Design
5 12 (10.17%) Service Delivery
5 12 (10.17%) Change Management
6 11 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (9.32%) ITIL V3
6 11 (9.32%) Test Automation
7 10 (8.47%) Incident Management
8 9 (7.63%) Test Scripting
9 7 (5.93%) Project Management
9 7 (5.93%) CRM
10 6 (5.08%) Software Deployment
11 5 (4.24%) Information Security
11 5 (4.24%) ITSM
11 5 (4.24%) Data Security
11 5 (4.24%) ERP
12 4 (3.39%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.64%) SQL
2 10 (8.47%) PowerShell
3 9 (7.63%) C
4 4 (3.39%) Java
4 4 (3.39%) Perl
4 4 (3.39%) PHP
5 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.69%) C++
5 2 (1.69%) VB
5 2 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 72 (61.02%) Security Cleared
2 63 (53.39%) SC Cleared
3 19 (16.10%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (15.25%) CCNA
5 15 (12.71%) DV Cleared
5 15 (12.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (8.47%) MCSE
6 10 (8.47%) ISEB
7 9 (7.63%) MCP
8 8 (6.78%) CCNP
9 5 (4.24%) MCSA
10 4 (3.39%) CISSP
11 3 (2.54%) CEH
11 3 (2.54%) CCSA
11 3 (2.54%) CISM
12 2 (1.69%) CISA
12 2 (1.69%) SSCP
13 1 (0.85%) Degree
13 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) SLA
2 7 (5.93%) JSP 440
3 6 (5.08%) PCI DSS
4 5 (4.24%) QA
4 5 (4.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (34.75%) Active Directory
2 30 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.71%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.78%) vSphere
5 6 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.08%) DFS Replication
6 5 (4.24%) KVM
6 5 (4.24%) ISA Server
7 4 (3.39%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.39%) XenApp
8 3 (2.54%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.69%) Shibboleth
9 2 (1.69%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 42 (35.59%) McAfee ePO
2 28 (23.73%) SCCM
3 22 (18.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 15 (12.71%) Backup Exec
5 11 (9.32%) Netcool
6 10 (8.47%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (8.47%) SCOM
7 8 (6.78%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (5.93%) NetBackup
9 6 (5.08%) WSUS
10 5 (4.24%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.85%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 38 (32.20%) VMware
2 35 (29.66%) Cisco
3 34 (28.81%) HP
3 34 (28.81%) Citrix
4 28 (23.73%) Symantec
5 25 (21.19%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.25%) CheckPoint
6 18 (15.25%) Blue Coat
7 14 (11.86%) Lumension
8 12 (10.17%) Juniper
9 11 (9.32%) Veritas
10 10 (8.47%) Sophos
11 7 (5.93%) F5
11 7 (5.93%) Brocade
11 7 (5.93%) Websense
12 6 (5.08%) Oracle
13 5 (4.24%) ServiceNow
14 4 (3.39%) Apple
14 4 (3.39%) LANDesk
14 4 (3.39%) Becrypt
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