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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 112 114 101
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing McAfee 26 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 0.79% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 2.28% 1.83% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 4
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£395 £385 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% +0.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £352 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £444 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £405
% change year-on-year
- -13.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.35 £14.17 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -50.70%
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
1138 1254 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.88% 42.92% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 831 494
Average daily rate £364 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 74 54
Average hourly rate £20.19 £16.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.50% +24.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.28 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 2 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

McAfee Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 June 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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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 +3 10 £358 -9.49% 1
Gloucestershire -2 9 £438 +15.51%
Somerset +16 5 - -
Bristol -6 2 £113 -71.87% 2
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 33 (62.26%) Windows
2 29 (54.72%) Security Cleared
3 26 (49.06%) Active Directory
4 25 (47.17%) VMware
5 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
6 20 (37.74%) Firewall
7 19 (35.85%) Linux
8 18 (33.96%) DV Cleared
9 15 (28.30%) DNS
10 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
11 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
12 11 (20.75%) Windows XP
12 11 (20.75%) UNIX
12 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
12 11 (20.75%) SIEM
13 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (18.87%) Security Architecture
13 10 (18.87%) Cisco
13 10 (18.87%) Symantec
14 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
15 8 (15.09%) SQL
15 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
15 8 (15.09%) VBScript
15 8 (15.09%) VB
15 8 (15.09%) ITIL
15 8 (15.09%) DHCP
15 8 (15.09%) VPN
15 8 (15.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 8 (15.09%) Change Control
16 7 (13.21%) Data Centre

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) Firewall
2 15 (28.30%) DNS
3 8 (15.09%) DHCP
3 8 (15.09%) VPN
4 7 (13.21%) WAN
4 7 (13.21%) Network Security
5 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.55%) VoIP
7 3 (5.66%) MPLS
7 3 (5.66%) WLAN
7 3 (5.66%) LAN
7 3 (5.66%) IP Telephony
7 3 (5.66%) VLAN
7 3 (5.66%) Wireless
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.77%) NAS
8 2 (3.77%) Multicast
8 2 (3.77%) SAN
9 1 (1.89%) Internet
9 1 (1.89%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Law
3 2 (3.77%) Local Government
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (13.21%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (11.32%) Administrator
3 5 (9.43%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (7.55%) Deployment Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Security Specialist
4 4 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) IT Administrator
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.66%) Designer
6 2 (3.77%) Network Designer
6 2 (3.77%) Systems Support
6 2 (3.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) Middleware
2 2 (3.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
1 7 (13.21%) Statistics
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) Windows
2 19 (35.85%) Linux
3 11 (20.75%) Windows XP
3 11 (20.75%) UNIX
3 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) SIEM
2 10 (18.87%) Security Architecture
3 8 (15.09%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Change Control
4 7 (13.21%) SOA
4 7 (13.21%) Service Management
4 7 (13.21%) Migration
5 6 (11.32%) Release Management
6 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.55%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.55%) Coaching
7 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
7 4 (7.55%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (7.55%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (7.55%) Kernel Tuning
7 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.55%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
1 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
1 8 (15.09%) VBScript
1 8 (15.09%) VB
2 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.77%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) Security Cleared
2 18 (33.96%) DV Cleared
3 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.43%) CISSP
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.43%) CCNA
4 5 (9.43%) MCP
5 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.77%) Degree
7 2 (3.77%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.77%) MCSE
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.89%) ECDL
8 1 (1.89%) HND
8 1 (1.89%) MCDST
8 1 (1.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.55%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (49.06%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.21%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (9.43%) vSphere
5 4 (7.55%) XenApp
6 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.89%) Xen
7 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (13.21%) SCCM
3 5 (9.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) VMware
2 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.87%) Cisco
3 10 (18.87%) Symantec
4 7 (13.21%) Juniper
4 7 (13.21%) CommVault
5 6 (11.32%) Citrix
6 5 (9.43%) HP
7 4 (7.55%) Infoblox
7 4 (7.55%) Splunk
7 4 (7.55%) ArcSight
7 4 (7.55%) Avaya
7 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.66%) Sophos
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle
8 3 (5.66%) Polycom
8 3 (5.66%) TOWER Software
9 2 (3.77%) Dell
10 1 (1.89%) Websense
10 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat