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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 122 98 105
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Contract jobs citing McAfee 20 36 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 1.25% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 2.89% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £519 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.74% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.78 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.17 £17.00 £21.63
% change year-on-year
-16.63% -21.38%
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
1181 1244 859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.94% 43.12% 42.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 814 484
Average daily rate £364 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.20% +4.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 63 55
Average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.05 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 July 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 July 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
Gloucestershire +1 8 £438 +15.51% 1
Wiltshire -14 7 - -
Bristol 0 3 £130 -67.50% 2
Somerset +7 2 - -
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (65.22%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 22 (47.83%) VMware
4 21 (45.65%) Security Cleared
5 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 16 (34.78%) Linux
7 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
7 15 (32.61%) DNS
7 15 (32.61%) DV Cleared
8 14 (30.43%) Firewall
9 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
9 13 (28.26%) Windows XP
10 11 (23.91%) UNIX
11 10 (21.74%) SQL
11 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
11 10 (21.74%) VBScript
11 10 (21.74%) VB
11 10 (21.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 10 (21.74%) Security Architecture
12 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
12 9 (19.57%) VMware Workstation
12 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
12 9 (19.57%) ITIL
12 9 (19.57%) SIEM
13 8 (17.39%) DHCP
14 7 (15.22%) SOA
14 7 (15.22%) MySQL
14 7 (15.22%) Symantec
14 7 (15.22%) SCCM
14 7 (15.22%) Data Centre

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) DNS
2 14 (30.43%) Firewall
3 8 (17.39%) DHCP
4 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.04%) VPN
5 5 (10.87%) WAN
6 4 (8.70%) LAN
6 4 (8.70%) Network Security
7 3 (6.52%) Wireless
7 3 (6.52%) IP Telephony
7 3 (6.52%) VLAN
7 3 (6.52%) VoIP
7 3 (6.52%) WLAN
7 3 (6.52%) MPLS
8 2 (4.35%) SAN
8 2 (4.35%) NAS
8 2 (4.35%) Multicast
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Law
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Local Government
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
1 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (10.87%) Administrator
2 4 (8.70%) Deployment Manager
2 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
2 4 (8.70%) Security Specialist
2 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
2 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (6.52%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (6.52%) IT Administrator
3 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
4 2 (4.35%) Systems Support
4 2 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Middleware
2 2 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Statistics
3 3 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) Linux
3 13 (28.26%) Windows XP
3 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
4 11 (23.91%) UNIX
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Security Architecture
2 9 (19.57%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) SIEM
3 7 (15.22%) SOA
4 6 (13.04%) Release Management
4 6 (13.04%) Service Management
4 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.04%) Migration
4 6 (13.04%) Change Control
5 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
5 4 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (8.70%) Kernel Tuning
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.70%) Coaching
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
1 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
1 10 (21.74%) VBScript
1 10 (21.74%) VB
2 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) Security Cleared
2 15 (32.61%) DV Cleared
3 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.87%) CISSP
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (6.52%) CCNA
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.35%) MCP
7 2 (4.35%) MCSE
8 1 (2.17%) ECDL
8 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.17%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.17%) MCDST
8 1 (2.17%) MCTS
8 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
1 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.87%) vSphere
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (15.22%) SCCM
3 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) VMware
2 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.22%) Symantec
4 6 (13.04%) Cisco
5 5 (10.87%) Juniper
5 5 (10.87%) CommVault
6 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.70%) Avaya
6 4 (8.70%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) Infoblox
6 4 (8.70%) Splunk
6 4 (8.70%) ArcSight
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix
7 3 (6.52%) TOWER Software
7 3 (6.52%) Polycom
8 2 (4.35%) Dell
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle
9 1 (2.17%) LogLogic
9 1 (2.17%) Sophos
9 1 (2.17%) Websense