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 3 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 116 94 111
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Contract jobs citing McAfee 26 47 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.80% 1.54% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 3.81% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £440 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +39.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £334
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.35 £18.53 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-22.58% -28.03%
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
1282 1233 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.42% 40.51% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 780 530
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 64 67
Average hourly rate £20.55 £20.06 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.44% +14.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.88 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -13 18 £438 -5.40% 1
Gloucestershire -7 4 £438 +1.74% 2
Bristol -1 3 £130 - 3
Somerset 0 1 - - 3
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 31 (59.62%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Active Directory
3 24 (46.15%) VMware
4 20 (38.46%) Firewall
5 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
6 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
8 15 (28.85%) Windows XP
8 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
9 14 (26.92%) DNS
9 14 (26.92%) Linux
9 14 (26.92%) Cisco
10 13 (25.00%) DV Cleared
11 12 (23.08%) Network Security
11 12 (23.08%) Juniper
11 12 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 12 (23.08%) SQL
11 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
11 12 (23.08%) VBScript
11 12 (23.08%) VB
11 12 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
12 11 (21.15%) UNIX
13 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
13 9 (17.31%) Blue Coat
13 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (17.31%) Security Architecture
13 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
14 8 (15.38%) SIEM
14 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
14 8 (15.38%) SCCM

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) Firewall
2 14 (26.92%) DNS
3 12 (23.08%) Network Security
4 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (15.38%) DHCP
6 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
7 5 (9.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (9.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (7.69%) Junos
8 4 (7.69%) NetScreen
9 3 (5.77%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (5.77%) VPN
9 3 (5.77%) LAN
10 2 (3.85%) Wireless
10 2 (3.85%) SAN
10 2 (3.85%) Multicast
10 2 (3.85%) VLAN
10 2 (3.85%) NAS
11 1 (1.92%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) MySQL
General
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Law
3 2 (3.85%) Local Government
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (13.46%) Administrator
2 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Security Specialist
3 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Network Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Designer
5 3 (5.77%) IT Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Deployment Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) Middleware
2 2 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Statistics
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Windows XP
2 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
3 14 (26.92%) Linux
4 11 (21.15%) UNIX
5 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Security Architecture
2 8 (15.38%) SIEM
3 7 (13.46%) ITIL
3 7 (13.46%) SOA
3 7 (13.46%) Migration
4 6 (11.54%) Release Management
4 6 (11.54%) Change Control
5 5 (9.62%) Service Management
6 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.69%) Kernel Tuning
6 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.77%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.77%) Coaching
7 3 (5.77%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.77%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (5.77%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
1 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
1 12 (23.08%) VBScript
1 12 (23.08%) VB
2 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 6 (11.54%) CISSP
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.85%) JNCIP
6 2 (3.85%) Degree
6 2 (3.85%) CCNP
7 1 (1.92%) CCNA
7 1 (1.92%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (9.62%) ProxySG
3 5 (9.62%) vSphere
4 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.92%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (15.38%) SCCM
3 2 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) VMware
2 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 14 (26.92%) Cisco
4 12 (23.08%) Juniper
5 9 (17.31%) Blue Coat
6 7 (13.46%) Symantec
6 7 (13.46%) F5
7 6 (11.54%) Intel
8 5 (9.62%) CommVault
8 5 (9.62%) IronPort
9 4 (7.69%) Infoblox
9 4 (7.69%) HP
9 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.69%) Sourcefire
10 3 (5.77%) TOWER Software
10 3 (5.77%) Splunk
10 3 (5.77%) ArcSight
11 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.85%) Dell