The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 115 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing McAfee 25 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 0.53% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 1.26% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 1
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£450 £300 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £329 £295
% change year-on-year
+12.46% +11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £13.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% +30.00%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1275 1031 1155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.96% 42.05% 46.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 605 647
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 60 72
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.30 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.53% -10.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.01 £45.00
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 West

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

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

McAfee
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

McAfee Daily Rate Trend in the South West

McAfee
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

McAfee Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

McAfee
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

McAfee Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Wiltshire 0 14 £465 +54.48%
Bristol -1 5 £450 -
Gloucestershire -18 2 £678 +125.92%
Dorset - 1 £325 -
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 23 (60.53%) Security Cleared
2 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Firewall
3 17 (44.74%) Cisco
3 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
4 16 (42.11%) VPN
4 16 (42.11%) Juniper
5 15 (39.47%) WAN
6 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
6 14 (36.84%) VMware
7 13 (34.21%) DV Cleared
8 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
10 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (26.32%) MPLS
10 10 (26.32%) LAN
10 10 (26.32%) CCNA
10 10 (26.32%) MCSE
11 9 (23.68%) VoIP
11 9 (23.68%) Avaya
11 9 (23.68%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
12 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
12 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (21.05%) Sophos
12 8 (21.05%) WLAN
12 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
12 8 (21.05%) Wireless

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.89%) Lync
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) Firewall
2 16 (42.11%) VPN
3 15 (39.47%) WAN
4 10 (26.32%) MPLS
4 10 (26.32%) LAN
5 9 (23.68%) VoIP
6 8 (21.05%) WLAN
6 8 (21.05%) Wireless
6 8 (21.05%) IP Telephony
7 7 (18.42%) DHCP
7 7 (18.42%) DNS
8 5 (13.16%) Network Security
8 5 (13.16%) VLAN
8 5 (13.16%) Internet
9 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
10 2 (5.26%) RIP
10 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
10 2 (5.26%) ADSL
10 2 (5.26%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.63%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Designer
3 4 (10.53%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Security Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Security Designer
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Network Support
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) DBA
5 2 (5.26%) Network Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.63%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) IT Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Change Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (18.42%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.53%) Statistics
4 3 (7.89%) Handset
5 2 (5.26%) Clustering
6 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.63%) PDA
6 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.53%) Linux
5 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) MVS
6 1 (2.63%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 6 (15.79%) Service Management
3 5 (13.16%) Change Control
4 4 (10.53%) SIEM
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.53%) Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Database Security
5 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.26%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.26%) ITSM
7 1 (2.63%) Change Management
7 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Network Design
7 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) Security Cleared
2 13 (34.21%) DV Cleared
3 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (26.32%) CCNA
4 10 (26.32%) MCSE
5 5 (13.16%) MCP
6 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.26%) CCNP
7 2 (5.26%) JNCIA
7 2 (5.26%) JNCIP
7 2 (5.26%) MCTS
8 1 (2.63%) MCITP
8 1 (2.63%) MCDST
8 1 (2.63%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.63%) Degree
8 1 (2.63%) ECDL
8 1 (2.63%) CCIE
8 1 (2.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.53%) XenApp
4 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.63%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
1 5 (13.16%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (5.26%) SCOM
4 1 (2.63%) Netcool
4 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) Juniper
3 14 (36.84%) VMware
4 9 (23.68%) Avaya
5 8 (21.05%) Sophos
5 8 (21.05%) Polycom
6 5 (13.16%) SonicWALL
6 5 (13.16%) Symantec
6 5 (13.16%) Citrix
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle
7 4 (10.53%) HP
7 4 (10.53%) CommVault
8 3 (7.89%) Blue Coat
8 3 (7.89%) Remedy
9 2 (5.26%) F5
9 2 (5.26%) WatchGuard
9 2 (5.26%) Brocade
9 2 (5.26%) Altiris
10 1 (2.63%) BT