The table below looks at the statistics for McAfee ePO skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee ePO over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator
Rank 578 596 581
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Contract jobs citing McAfee ePO 77 58 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.099%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.34% 1.22% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 33 33
Median daily rate £288 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £203 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £20.73 £11.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.45% -25.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 - £117.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5763 4756 4904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.74% 8.31% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3638 2925 2907
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 178 188
Median hourly rate £26.50 £18.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.24% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.67 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.00 £46.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%

McAfee ePO
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing McAfee ePO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

McAfee ePO Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

McAfee ePO
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing McAfee ePO within the UK.

McAfee ePO Daily Rate Trend in the UK

McAfee ePO
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee ePO within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

McAfee ePO Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

McAfee ePO
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing McAfee ePO within the UK.

McAfee ePO Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

McAfee ePO
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee ePO within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

McAfee ePO Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

McAfee ePO
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee ePO within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 62 £325 -27.77% 1
North West +30 17 £218 +18.85%
Scotland +12 16 £270 -12.90%
London -2 16 £360 +4.72% 1
Manchester +3 9 £160 -12.56%
South West - 9 £430 -
South East -2 8 £300 -42.85%
Renfrewshire -23 7 £275 -15.38%
Erskine -27 7 £275 -15.38%
Yorkshire - 6 £445 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £445 -
Wiltshire - 5 £700 -
Lancashire - 4 £225 -
Swindon - 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 £338 -
Fife - 4 £275 -
Glasgow +13 3 £195 -35.00%
Hampshire +3 3 £600 +20.00%
Gloucestershire - 3 £430 -
Shropshire - 3 £275 -
Telford - 3 £275 -
Cheltenham - 3 £430 -
Buckinghamshire +17 2 £263 +7.14%
Milton Keynes +13 2 £263 +7.14%
City of London +11 2 £381 +52.50%
Basingstoke +7 2 £600 +20.00%
Horsham - 2 £325 -
Sheffield - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £433 -
West Sussex - 2 £325 -

McAfee ePO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing McAfee ePO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for McAfee ePO.

1 159 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 102 (64.15%) Windows
3 86 (54.09%) Active Directory
4 71 (44.65%) Microsoft
5 53 (33.33%) VMware
6 51 (32.08%) Windows Server
7 47 (29.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (28.30%) Citrix
8 45 (28.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 44 (27.67%) SQL
9 44 (27.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 42 (26.42%) Security Cleared
11 38 (23.90%) Windows 7
12 37 (23.27%) MCSE
12 37 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 33 (20.75%) Change Management
14 31 (19.50%) MCSA
15 29 (18.24%) MS Office
16 27 (16.98%) VMware ESX
16 27 (16.98%) SC Cleared
17 26 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
17 26 (16.35%) ISTQB
17 26 (16.35%) Windows XP
17 26 (16.35%) MS Exchange
18 25 (15.72%) Clustering
18 25 (15.72%) SCCM
18 25 (15.72%) Hyper-V
19 24 (15.09%) Software Testing
19 24 (15.09%) Firewall
19 24 (15.09%) AIX

McAfee ePO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (16.35%) MS Exchange
2 23 (14.47%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.77%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.52%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (18.24%) MS Office
2 17 (10.69%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.84%) Office 365
2 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.09%) Firewall
2 12 (7.55%) DNS
3 10 (6.29%) SAN
4 7 (4.40%) LAN
4 7 (4.40%) VPN
4 7 (4.40%) WAN
5 6 (3.77%) NAS
6 5 (3.14%) Skype
6 5 (3.14%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.52%) DHCP
7 4 (2.52%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.89%) Internet
8 3 (1.89%) Network Security
9 2 (1.26%) FCoE
9 2 (1.26%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.26%) LDAP
10 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (10.06%) StarTeam
2 8 (5.03%) HP UFT
2 8 (5.03%) JIRA
2 8 (5.03%) TestDirector
2 8 (5.03%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.63%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.63%) MSI
General
1 20 (12.58%) Finance
2 9 (5.66%) Banking
3 8 (5.03%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.52%) Military
5 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.26%) Advertising
6 2 (1.26%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (30.19%) Analyst
2 20 (12.58%) Security Analyst
3 17 (10.69%) Consultant
4 15 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (9.43%) Test Analyst
5 11 (6.92%) Administrator
6 10 (6.29%) Security Consultant
6 10 (6.29%) SOC Analyst
6 10 (6.29%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.66%) Wintel Engineer
8 8 (5.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (5.03%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
9 7 (4.40%) Server Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) IT Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) Splunk Consultant
10 6 (3.77%) Support Analyst
10 6 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.77%) Windows Administrator
10 6 (3.77%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.14%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.72%) Clustering
2 19 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (10.69%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.03%) PDA
5 5 (3.14%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.89%) PKI
6 3 (1.89%) User Experience
7 2 (1.26%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.26%) NHS
7 2 (1.26%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.63%) CMDB
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) Contactless
8 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.63%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
8 1 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 102 (64.15%) Windows
2 51 (32.08%) Windows Server
3 47 (29.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (28.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (27.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (23.90%) Windows 7
7 26 (16.35%) Windows XP
8 24 (15.09%) AIX
9 21 (13.21%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.52%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.89%) Linux
12 2 (1.26%) Unix
12 2 (1.26%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.63%) Solaris
13 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.75%) Change Management
2 24 (15.09%) Software Testing
3 23 (14.47%) ITIL
4 22 (13.84%) Test Scripting
5 21 (13.21%) Smoke Testing
6 19 (11.95%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (10.69%) Information Security
8 15 (9.43%) Data Loss Prevention
8 15 (9.43%) Incident Management
8 15 (9.43%) Server Virtualisation
9 13 (8.18%) Migration
10 11 (6.92%) Dashboard Development
11 10 (6.29%) Trend Analysis
12 8 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.03%) Service Management
12 8 (5.03%) SIEM
12 8 (5.03%) Test Automation
13 7 (4.40%) Threat Analysis
14 6 (3.77%) ITIL V3
14 6 (3.77%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 44 (27.67%) SQL
2 8 (5.03%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.26%) VBScript
4 1 (0.63%) C
4 1 (0.63%) Java
4 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 37 (23.27%) MCSE
2 37 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (19.50%) MCSA
4 27 (16.98%) SC Cleared
5 26 (16.35%) ISTQB
6 23 (14.47%) MCITP
6 23 (14.47%) MCTS
7 9 (5.66%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.77%) CISSP
9 4 (2.52%) CCNA
9 4 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.26%) Degree
10 2 (1.26%) ISEB
10 2 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.63%) GISP
11 1 (0.63%) MCP
11 1 (0.63%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.40%) SLA
2 5 (3.14%) QA
3 4 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 86 (54.09%) Active Directory
2 27 (16.98%) VMware ESX
3 26 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (15.72%) Hyper-V
5 14 (8.81%) vSphere
6 7 (4.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.77%) BitLocker
8 3 (1.89%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.26%) NFS
9 2 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.26%) XenServer
10 1 (0.63%) Squid
10 1 (0.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 25 (15.72%) SCCM
2 24 (15.09%) Netcool
3 16 (10.06%) WSUS
4 15 (9.43%) Backup Exec
5 8 (5.03%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (3.77%) NetBackup
6 6 (3.77%) QRadar
6 6 (3.77%) RSA Archer
7 5 (3.14%) Endace
7 5 (3.14%) SCOM
8 3 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.63%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.63%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.63%) Malwarebytes
9 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.63%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 159 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 71 (44.65%) Microsoft
3 53 (33.33%) VMware
4 45 (28.30%) Citrix
5 24 (15.09%) Veritas
6 21 (13.21%) Cisco
7 19 (11.95%) HP
8 16 (10.06%) Lumension
9 14 (8.81%) Splunk
10 13 (8.18%) Symantec
11 11 (6.92%) CheckPoint
12 10 (6.29%) Clearswift
12 10 (6.29%) EMC
13 9 (5.66%) Qualys
14 7 (4.40%) Remedy
15 5 (3.14%) Dell
15 5 (3.14%) Trend Micro
15 5 (3.14%) Trustwave
16 4 (2.52%) Blue Coat
16 4 (2.52%) Canon