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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 110 109 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing McAfee 35 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.26% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 0.64% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £188 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £138 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £238 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £377 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.19% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.06 £19.30 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +60.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £27.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-27.05% +91.30%
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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
1368 943 1239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.33% 41.04% 40.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 591 645
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 82 109
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £16.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.50 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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 1 October 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
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 1 October 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
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 25 £475 -
Bristol - - - -
Dorset - - - -
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McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 38 (52.78%) Windows
2 26 (36.11%) Firewall
3 25 (34.72%) Juniper
4 24 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
5 23 (31.94%) Cisco
6 22 (30.56%) Active Directory
7 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 21 (29.17%) Security Cleared
8 20 (27.78%) Sophos
9 19 (26.39%) VMware
10 17 (23.61%) F5
11 14 (19.44%) DV Cleared
11 14 (19.44%) Windows 7
11 14 (19.44%) Blue Coat
12 13 (18.06%) VBScript
13 12 (16.67%) VMware ESX
13 12 (16.67%) Finance
13 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
14 11 (15.28%) SCCM
14 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
14 11 (15.28%) ClearCase
14 11 (15.28%) Configuration Management
15 10 (13.89%) Citrix
15 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
15 10 (13.89%) Network Security
15 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
15 10 (13.89%) Change Control
16 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (12.50%) Data Protection

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.33%) Lync
5 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.39%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (36.11%) Firewall
2 10 (13.89%) Network Security
3 8 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 7 (9.72%) VPN
4 7 (9.72%) WAN
5 6 (8.33%) LAN
5 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.94%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (6.94%) OSPF
6 5 (6.94%) BGP
7 4 (5.56%) IPv4
7 4 (5.56%) IPv6
7 4 (5.56%) NetScreen
8 3 (4.17%) DHCP
8 3 (4.17%) DNS
9 2 (2.78%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.78%) RIP
9 2 (2.78%) VoIP
9 2 (2.78%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) ClearCase
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Military
3 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (13.89%) Analyst
2 9 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 9 (12.50%) Architect
3 6 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) Security Analyst
4 5 (6.94%) Senior Manager
4 5 (6.94%) Security Architect
4 5 (6.94%) Consultant
4 5 (6.94%) Network Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Administrator
5 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Designer
6 3 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Security Designer
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (52.78%) Windows
2 14 (19.44%) Windows 7
3 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.78%) UNIX
8 1 (1.39%) MVS
8 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
1 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
1 11 (15.28%) Configuration Management
2 10 (13.89%) Change Control
3 9 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 8 (11.11%) Change Management
5 7 (9.72%) Service Management
6 6 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (8.33%) Security Architecture
7 5 (6.94%) ITIL
8 4 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.17%) Network Design
9 3 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (2.78%) Information Security
11 1 (1.39%) SIEM
11 1 (1.39%) Network Monitoring
11 1 (1.39%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (1.39%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.06%) VBScript
2 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.33%) SQL
4 4 (5.56%) VB
4 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.39%) C
5 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 14 (19.44%) DV Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.94%) MCSE
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.39%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.39%) CEH
6 1 (1.39%) CISSP
6 1 (1.39%) CCIE
6 1 (1.39%) CCNP
6 1 (1.39%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 8 (11.11%) ProxySG
3 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.33%) XenApp
4 6 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (2.78%) NFS
8 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (15.28%) SCCM
3 6 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (5.56%) WSUS
4 4 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Juniper
2 23 (31.94%) Cisco
3 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 20 (27.78%) Sophos
5 19 (26.39%) VMware
6 17 (23.61%) F5
7 14 (19.44%) Blue Coat
8 10 (13.89%) Citrix
9 8 (11.11%) Qualys
10 7 (9.72%) Altiris
11 6 (8.33%) Symantec
12 5 (6.94%) IronPort
12 5 (6.94%) Sourcefire
12 5 (6.94%) Remedy
13 4 (5.56%) Apple
14 3 (4.17%) Computacenter
14 3 (4.17%) HP
15 2 (2.78%) Siemens
15 2 (2.78%) Brocade
15 2 (2.78%) WatchGuard