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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 116 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing McAfee 26 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.85% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 1.08% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £260 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -35.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £250 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £336 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £327 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +30.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.53 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.87 £13.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+6.69% -26.76%
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
1221 1206 1131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.97% 42.98% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 662 649
Average daily rate £375 £363 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 65 71
Average hourly rate £20.63 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.06% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.25 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +3 13 £465 +42.20%
Bristol - 6 £450 -
Gloucestershire -9 5 £590 +129.12%
Dorset - 1 £325 -
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
3 22 (52.38%) Firewall
4 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 16 (38.10%) Cisco
5 16 (38.10%) VPN
6 15 (35.71%) WAN
6 15 (35.71%) Juniper
7 13 (30.95%) VMware
7 13 (30.95%) DV Cleared
8 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (23.81%) MPLS
9 10 (23.81%) CCNA
9 10 (23.81%) LAN
9 10 (23.81%) Linux
9 10 (23.81%) MCSE
9 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
10 9 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (21.43%) VoIP
10 9 (21.43%) DNS
10 9 (21.43%) Avaya
11 8 (19.05%) WLAN
11 8 (19.05%) Wireless
11 8 (19.05%) IP Telephony
11 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (19.05%) Polycom
11 8 (19.05%) SIEM

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 6 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (7.14%) Lync
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) Firewall
2 16 (38.10%) VPN
3 15 (35.71%) WAN
4 10 (23.81%) LAN
4 10 (23.81%) MPLS
5 9 (21.43%) DNS
5 9 (21.43%) VoIP
6 8 (19.05%) WLAN
6 8 (19.05%) Wireless
6 8 (19.05%) IP Telephony
7 7 (16.67%) Network Security
8 5 (11.90%) VLAN
8 5 (11.90%) DHCP
8 5 (11.90%) Internet
9 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
10 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (4.76%) VPLS
11 2 (4.76%) ADSL
11 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
11 2 (4.76%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.38%) WinRunner
1 1 (2.38%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Military
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Administrator
2 4 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Designer
3 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Consultant
3 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.76%) Architect
4 2 (4.76%) DBA
4 2 (4.76%) Network Designer
4 2 (4.76%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Network Support
4 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
4 2 (4.76%) Security Designer
5 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Change Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Network Architect
5 1 (2.38%) Senior Designer
5 1 (2.38%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (9.52%) Statistics
4 3 (7.14%) Handset
5 2 (4.76%) Clustering
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) PDA
6 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 4 (9.52%) UNIX
7 1 (2.38%) AIX
7 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) SIEM
2 7 (16.67%) Service Management
2 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 6 (14.29%) Change Control
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.52%) SOA
6 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.14%) Database Security
7 2 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (4.76%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.76%) Coaching
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.76%) VBScript
2 2 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.95%) DV Cleared
3 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (23.81%) CCNA
4 10 (23.81%) MCSE
4 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 5 (11.90%) MCP
6 4 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (9.52%) VCP4
7 3 (7.14%) CISSP
8 2 (4.76%) JNCIA
8 2 (4.76%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.76%) CCNP
8 2 (4.76%) MCTS
9 1 (2.38%) MCITP
9 1 (2.38%) Degree
9 1 (2.38%) MCDST
9 1 (2.38%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.38%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.52%) XenApp
5 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.38%) vSphere
7 1 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (11.90%) SCCM
2 4 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.38%) Netcool
4 1 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.38%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (38.10%) Cisco
3 15 (35.71%) Juniper
4 13 (30.95%) VMware
5 9 (21.43%) Avaya
6 8 (19.05%) Polycom
7 7 (16.67%) Citrix
8 5 (11.90%) Symantec
8 5 (11.90%) SonicWALL
9 4 (9.52%) Sophos
9 4 (9.52%) CommVault
10 3 (7.14%) Oracle
10 3 (7.14%) Remedy
11 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
11 2 (4.76%) Brocade
11 2 (4.76%) WatchGuard
11 2 (4.76%) Splunk
11 2 (4.76%) ArcSight
12 1 (2.38%) LogLogic
12 1 (2.38%) Trustwave