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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 193 196 193
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing McAfee 76 62 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.67% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 1.44% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 28 21
Average daily rate
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£438 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% -5.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £461 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £189.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +789.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £20.06 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-19.44% -21.33%
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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
4713 4319 4277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.63% 46.36% 48.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2714 2239 2149
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 251 259
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Berkshire +5 26 £500 +25.00% 4
Hampshire -10 20 £450 +37.13% 1
Oxfordshire - 19 £350 - 5
Surrey -4 5 £413 +157.81% 4
Buckinghamshire -12 4 £360 +79.55% 2
West Sussex -17 2 £120 -58.62% 1
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 70 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 66 (42.86%) Windows
3 56 (36.36%) Cisco
4 54 (35.06%) Firewall
5 51 (33.12%) McAfee ePO
6 48 (31.17%) Microsoft
7 42 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 39 (25.32%) Data Centre
9 38 (24.68%) VMware
10 37 (24.03%) Active Directory
11 35 (22.73%) HP
12 34 (22.08%) CISSP
13 31 (20.13%) WAN
14 30 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (19.48%) Network Security
15 29 (18.83%) CheckPoint
15 29 (18.83%) SIEM
16 28 (18.18%) ITIL
17 27 (17.53%) Blue Coat
17 27 (17.53%) Kalman Filter
18 26 (16.88%) ArcSight
18 26 (16.88%) Linux
19 25 (16.23%) DNS
19 25 (16.23%) SSL
19 25 (16.23%) Juniper
19 25 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
20 24 (15.58%) VPN
20 24 (15.58%) F5
21 22 (14.29%) MS Excel
21 22 (14.29%) Cisco ASA

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (6.49%) SharePoint
1 10 (6.49%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.95%) Lync
4 2 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 22 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.79%) MS Office
3 8 (5.19%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) SAP CCM
1 3 (1.95%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (35.06%) Firewall
2 31 (20.13%) WAN
3 30 (19.48%) Network Security
4 25 (16.23%) DNS
4 25 (16.23%) SSL
5 24 (15.58%) VPN
6 22 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 19 (12.34%) LAN
9 17 (11.04%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (9.09%) NX-OS
10 14 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (7.79%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (7.79%) DHCP
12 9 (5.84%) SMS
12 9 (5.84%) Wireless
13 8 (5.19%) SAN
14 7 (4.55%) SMTP
15 6 (3.90%) LDAP
15 6 (3.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.60%) MSI
2 2 (1.30%) Subversion
3 1 (0.65%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.65%) ClearCase
General
1 17 (11.04%) Finance
2 12 (7.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.95%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.65%) Publishing
4 1 (0.65%) Games
4 1 (0.65%) Military
4 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (22.73%) Analyst
2 18 (11.69%) Network Engineer
3 17 (11.04%) Security Engineer
4 13 (8.44%) Consultant
5 12 (7.79%) Security Analyst
6 9 (5.84%) Security Specialist
7 8 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (4.55%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.90%) Data Centre Engineer
10 5 (3.25%) Deployment Engineer
10 5 (3.25%) Incident Analyst
10 5 (3.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (3.25%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.60%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (2.60%) Network Security Engineer
11 4 (2.60%) Support Analyst
11 4 (2.60%) Operations Analyst
11 4 (2.60%) Rollout Engineer
11 4 (2.60%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (2.60%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.95%) ODBC
1 3 (1.95%) Middleware
2 2 (1.30%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.65%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (25.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.90%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.25%) Clustering
4 4 (2.60%) Cryptography
4 4 (2.60%) SecurID
4 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.60%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.95%) PKI
5 3 (1.95%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.95%) BYOD
6 2 (1.30%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.30%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.30%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) Online Games
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 66 (42.86%) Windows
2 30 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (16.88%) Linux
4 20 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (11.04%) Windows 7
6 15 (9.74%) UNIX
7 11 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 8 (5.19%) Solaris
9 7 (4.55%) Windows Vista
10 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.95%) AIX
12 2 (1.30%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.83%) SIEM
2 28 (18.18%) ITIL
3 27 (17.53%) Kalman Filter
4 21 (13.64%) Information Security
5 16 (10.39%) Security Management
6 15 (9.74%) Cyber Security
7 14 (9.09%) Software Deployment
7 14 (9.09%) Load Balancing
8 12 (7.79%) Strategic Planning
9 11 (7.14%) Software Delivery
10 9 (5.84%) Patch Management
10 9 (5.84%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (5.84%) Change Management
11 8 (5.19%) Release Management
11 8 (5.19%) Software Distribution
12 7 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.55%) Analytics
12 7 (4.55%) Time Management
12 7 (4.55%) Incident Management
12 7 (4.55%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.04%) SQL
2 12 (7.79%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.14%) Perl
4 9 (5.84%) Shell Script
5 6 (3.90%) Python
5 6 (3.90%) C
5 6 (3.90%) C++
6 3 (1.95%) VBScript
7 2 (1.30%) VBA
7 2 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 70 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 42 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 34 (22.08%) CISSP
4 19 (12.34%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (12.34%) CCNA
5 18 (11.69%) CCNP
6 16 (10.39%) ACSA
7 15 (9.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (9.74%) DV Cleared
8 14 (9.09%) MCSE
9 13 (8.44%) CCSP
9 13 (8.44%) CCSA
9 13 (8.44%) CCDP
9 13 (8.44%) CCSE
10 9 (5.84%) Degree
11 7 (4.55%) MCITP
12 6 (3.90%) ISTQB
12 6 (3.90%) ISEB
12 6 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (3.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.34%) PCI DSS
2 12 (7.79%) HIPAA
2 12 (7.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (5.84%) SLA
4 4 (2.60%) COBIT
4 4 (2.60%) COSO
5 3 (1.95%) QA
5 3 (1.95%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.65%) GPG13
System Software
1 37 (24.03%) Active Directory
2 25 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.09%) ProxySG
4 12 (7.79%) vSphere
4 12 (7.79%) Hyper-V
5 10 (6.49%) VMware ESX
6 6 (3.90%) Sendmail
7 4 (2.60%) BitLocker
8 3 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.95%) XenApp
8 3 (1.95%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.30%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 51 (33.12%) McAfee ePO
2 22 (14.29%) SCCM
3 18 (11.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 15 (9.74%) WSUS
5 11 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (5.19%) NetBackup
7 6 (3.90%) MIMEsweeper
7 6 (3.90%) MAILsweeper
7 6 (3.90%) SCOM
8 5 (3.25%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.95%) Nagios
9 3 (1.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.95%) HP SIM
9 3 (1.95%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (1.30%) ArcSight ESM
10 2 (1.30%) FortiGate
10 2 (1.30%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (36.36%) Cisco
2 48 (31.17%) Microsoft
3 38 (24.68%) VMware
4 35 (22.73%) HP
5 29 (18.83%) CheckPoint
6 27 (17.53%) Blue Coat
7 26 (16.88%) ArcSight
8 25 (16.23%) Juniper
9 24 (15.58%) F5
10 20 (12.99%) Nokia
11 19 (12.34%) Symantec
12 18 (11.69%) Citrix
13 15 (9.74%) Sourcefire
13 15 (9.74%) Fortinet
14 14 (9.09%) TippingPoint
14 14 (9.09%) Tufin
15 10 (6.49%) Imperva
16 9 (5.84%) Lumension
16 9 (5.84%) NetScout
17 8 (5.19%) Websense
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