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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 97 105 120
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Contract jobs citing McAfee 45 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.45% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.49% 0.65% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 2 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £188 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.06 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% -3.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £25.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +63.93%
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
1289 930 1256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.45% 41.67% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 558 664
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 68 100
Average hourly rate £20.06 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.57% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
Wiltshire - 35 £450 - 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £475 -
Bristol - - - - 2
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 37 (53.62%) Windows
2 25 (36.23%) Firewall
3 24 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 24 (34.78%) McAfee ePO
4 23 (33.33%) Juniper
4 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 21 (30.43%) Cisco
6 19 (27.54%) Sophos
7 18 (26.09%) VMware
8 17 (24.64%) F5
9 16 (23.19%) Security Cleared
10 14 (20.29%) Windows 7
11 13 (18.84%) Blue Coat
11 13 (18.84%) VBScript
12 12 (17.39%) Finance
13 11 (15.94%) VMware ESX
13 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
13 11 (15.94%) DV Cleared
14 10 (14.49%) PowerShell
14 10 (14.49%) Network Security
14 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
14 10 (14.49%) ClearCase
14 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
14 10 (14.49%) Citrix
14 10 (14.49%) Service Delivery
14 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
15 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (13.04%) Change Control
16 8 (11.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 8 (11.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.35%) Lync
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.23%) Firewall
2 10 (14.49%) Network Security
3 8 (11.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (11.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (7.25%) WAN
4 5 (7.25%) LAN
4 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.25%) VPN
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.80%) NetScreen
5 4 (5.80%) BGP
5 4 (5.80%) OSPF
5 4 (5.80%) IPv4
5 4 (5.80%) IPv6
6 3 (4.35%) DNS
6 3 (4.35%) DHCP
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.45%) RIP
8 1 (1.45%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) ClearCase
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Military
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (14.49%) Analyst
2 9 (13.04%) Security Engineer
2 9 (13.04%) Architect
3 6 (8.70%) Design Engineer
3 6 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Desktop Support
4 5 (7.25%) Senior Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Consultant
4 5 (7.25%) Security Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (7.25%) Security Architect
5 4 (5.80%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Network Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 37 (53.62%) Windows
2 14 (20.29%) Windows 7
3 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.90%) UNIX
8 1 (1.45%) Linux
8 1 (1.45%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
1 10 (14.49%) Service Delivery
1 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
2 9 (13.04%) Change Control
3 8 (11.59%) Change Management
4 6 (8.70%) Data Protection
4 6 (8.70%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (7.25%) Security Architecture
6 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.80%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (5.80%) Service Management
7 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (4.35%) Network Design
8 2 (2.90%) Information Security
8 2 (2.90%) ITIL
9 1 (1.45%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (1.45%) Migration
9 1 (1.45%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) VBScript
2 10 (14.49%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.70%) SQL
4 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.80%) VB
5 1 (1.45%) C
5 1 (1.45%) Perl
5 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.94%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) MCT
5 1 (1.45%) CISSP
5 1 (1.45%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.45%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.94%) VMware ESX
3 8 (11.59%) ProxySG
4 6 (8.70%) XenApp
4 6 (8.70%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.80%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (1.45%) NFS
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (34.78%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (10.14%) SCCM
3 6 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.80%) WSUS
4 4 (5.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Juniper
1 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.43%) Cisco
3 19 (27.54%) Sophos
4 18 (26.09%) VMware
5 17 (24.64%) F5
6 13 (18.84%) Blue Coat
7 10 (14.49%) Citrix
8 8 (11.59%) Qualys
9 6 (8.70%) Altiris
9 6 (8.70%) Symantec
10 5 (7.25%) IronPort
11 4 (5.80%) Sourcefire
11 4 (5.80%) Apple
12 3 (4.35%) HP
12 3 (4.35%) Computacenter
13 2 (2.90%) LogLogic
13 2 (2.90%) Remedy
14 1 (1.45%) Oracle
14 1 (1.45%) IBM