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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 115 123 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing McAfee 28 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.90% 0.57% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.28% 1.31% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 2
Average daily rate
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£358 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.92% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £313 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £400 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £328 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.18% -7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.19 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.87 £12.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -50.00%
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
1229 1370 1008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.54% 43.12% 43.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 820 581
Average daily rate £360 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 80 56
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.50 £41.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +12 14 £358 -7.14%
Gloucestershire -7 9 £590 +102.57%
Somerset - 4 - -
Bristol +1 1 £240 -40.00%
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 36 (67.92%) Windows
2 26 (49.06%) Security Cleared
3 25 (47.17%) Firewall
4 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
4 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
5 21 (39.62%) VMware
6 16 (30.19%) Cisco
7 15 (28.30%) Linux
8 14 (26.42%) VPN
8 14 (26.42%) DNS
8 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
8 14 (26.42%) DV Cleared
9 13 (24.53%) WAN
9 13 (24.53%) Juniper
10 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
10 12 (22.64%) Windows XP
10 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
11 11 (20.75%) SIEM
12 10 (18.87%) CCNA
12 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (18.87%) Security Architecture
12 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (16.98%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (16.98%) Avaya
13 9 (16.98%) Symantec
13 9 (16.98%) MPLS
13 9 (16.98%) LAN
13 9 (16.98%) SQL
13 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
14 8 (15.09%) T-SQL

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (11.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (47.17%) Firewall
2 14 (26.42%) VPN
2 14 (26.42%) DNS
3 13 (24.53%) WAN
4 9 (16.98%) LAN
4 9 (16.98%) MPLS
5 8 (15.09%) VoIP
5 8 (15.09%) WLAN
5 8 (15.09%) Wireless
5 8 (15.09%) IP Telephony
6 7 (13.21%) VLAN
6 7 (13.21%) Network Security
6 7 (13.21%) DHCP
7 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
7 5 (9.43%) Internet
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.77%) NAS
9 2 (3.77%) Multicast
9 2 (3.77%) SAN
10 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
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
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) WinRunner
1 1 (1.89%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (15.09%) 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 11 (20.75%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (9.43%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Administrator
4 4 (7.55%) Deployment Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Security Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.66%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Designer
5 3 (5.66%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.66%) Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Desktop Support
6 2 (3.77%) Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Network Designer
6 2 (3.77%) Systems Support
6 2 (3.77%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Middleware
2 2 (3.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (13.21%) Blackberry
3 6 (11.32%) Statistics
4 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.66%) Handset
6 2 (3.77%) Clustering
7 1 (1.89%) PDA
7 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (67.92%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) Linux
3 12 (22.64%) Windows XP
3 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (13.21%) UNIX
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) Android
7 1 (1.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) SIEM
2 10 (18.87%) Security Architecture
3 7 (13.21%) SOA
3 7 (13.21%) Service Management
3 7 (13.21%) Change Control
4 6 (11.32%) ITIL
4 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
4 6 (11.32%) Migration
4 6 (11.32%) Release Management
5 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.55%) Performance Management
5 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.55%) Project Management
5 4 (7.55%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (7.55%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
5 4 (7.55%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.55%) Coaching
6 2 (3.77%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
2 8 (15.09%) VBScript
2 8 (15.09%) VB
3 2 (3.77%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (49.06%) Security Cleared
2 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
2 14 (26.42%) DV Cleared
3 10 (18.87%) CCNA
3 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (13.21%) MCSE
5 5 (9.43%) MCP
5 5 (9.43%) CISSP
6 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.77%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.77%) MCTS
7 2 (3.77%) Degree
8 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.89%) MCITP
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.89%) MCDST
8 1 (1.89%) ECDL
8 1 (1.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.21%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (7.55%) XenApp
5 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.89%) Xen
6 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (13.21%) SCCM
3 5 (9.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (5.66%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.77%) WSUS
6 1 (1.89%) Netcool
6 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 21 (39.62%) VMware
3 16 (30.19%) Cisco
4 13 (24.53%) Juniper
5 9 (16.98%) Symantec
5 9 (16.98%) Avaya
6 8 (15.09%) Polycom
7 7 (13.21%) Citrix
8 6 (11.32%) CommVault
9 5 (9.43%) SonicWALL
10 4 (7.55%) Splunk
10 4 (7.55%) ArcSight
11 3 (5.66%) Sophos
11 3 (5.66%) Oracle
12 2 (3.77%) Dell
13 1 (1.89%) Veritas
13 1 (1.89%) HP
13 1 (1.89%) Websense
13 1 (1.89%) IronPort
13 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat