The table below looks at the statistics for McAfee ePO skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee ePO over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator
Rank 571 558 534
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Contract jobs citing McAfee ePO 55 54 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.25% 1.24% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 26
Average daily rate £325 £350 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £304 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £44.00 £30.38 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.85% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +46.03%

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
4383 4362 3801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.52% 8.42% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2761 2590 2136
Average daily rate £425 £425 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 143 142
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

McAfee ePO
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing McAfee ePO within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 12 February 2016.

McAfee ePO Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

McAfee ePO
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee ePO within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -4 34 £328 -6.42% 11
Scotland -3 19 £305 -14.82% 3
South East +13 17 £330 -5.71% 3
Renfrewshire +3 17 £305 -14.82% 1
Erskine +2 17 £305 -14.82% 1
Surrey - 13 £330 - 2
London +9 10 £300 -2.04% 3
Redhill - 6 - -
West Yorkshire -8 3 - -
Yorkshire -19 3 - -
Glasgow +9 2 £239 -31.78% 2
South West +6 2 £328 -51.68% 3
North West - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £238 -
Manchester - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £238 -
Pudsey - 2 - -
Berkshire +1 1 - -
Hampshire -3 1 £175 -49.64%
Slough - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £330 -
Basingstoke - 1 £175 -
Bradford - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £325 - 3

McAfee ePO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing McAfee ePO 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 ePO.

1 111 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 82 (73.87%) Windows
3 73 (65.77%) Active Directory
4 70 (63.06%) Microsoft
5 65 (58.56%) VMware
6 64 (57.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 63 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 60 (54.05%) MCSE
9 58 (52.25%) MCSA
9 58 (52.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 55 (49.55%) Citrix
11 49 (44.14%) SQL
11 49 (44.14%) Windows 7
12 48 (43.24%) Hyper-V
13 47 (42.34%) Windows XP
13 47 (42.34%) VMware ESX
13 47 (42.34%) Clustering
13 47 (42.34%) Change Management
14 46 (41.44%) AIX
14 46 (41.44%) WinRunner
14 46 (41.44%) TestDirector
14 46 (41.44%) HP UFT
14 46 (41.44%) Veritas
14 46 (41.44%) Netcool
14 46 (41.44%) Test Automation
14 46 (41.44%) Software Testing
14 46 (41.44%) MCTS
14 46 (41.44%) MCITP
14 46 (41.44%) HP Quality Center
15 42 (37.84%) PDA

McAfee ePO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing McAfee ePO 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 ePO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.01%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.31%) IIS
4 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Office 365
2 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.32%) TCP/IP
2 16 (14.41%) Firewall
3 12 (10.81%) Network Security
4 10 (9.01%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (7.21%) DNS
6 7 (6.31%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (6.31%) WAN
7 6 (5.41%) DHCP
8 3 (2.70%) ADSL
8 3 (2.70%) LAN
8 3 (2.70%) VLAN
8 3 (2.70%) VPN
9 2 (1.80%) CTI
9 2 (1.80%) FTP
9 2 (1.80%) ISDN
9 2 (1.80%) MPLS
9 2 (1.80%) MRTG
9 2 (1.80%) PBX
9 2 (1.80%) VSAT
10 1 (0.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 46 (41.44%) HP UFT
1 46 (41.44%) TestDirector
1 46 (41.44%) WinRunner
General
1 10 (9.01%) Retail
2 6 (5.41%) Finance
3 5 (4.50%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Billing
4 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (39.64%) Analyst
2 30 (27.03%) Test Analyst
3 21 (18.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 20 (18.02%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 14 (12.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Security Specialist
6 11 (9.91%) Support Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Tester
7 9 (8.11%) Server Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Wintel Support
9 7 (6.31%) Malware Specialist
9 7 (6.31%) Security Analyst
9 7 (6.31%) Server Support
9 7 (6.31%) Wintel Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Server Support Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.41%) Test Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Wintel Server Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) ELK Stack
1 4 (3.60%) Web Services
2 1 (0.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (42.34%) Clustering
2 42 (37.84%) PDA
3 30 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.91%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 6 (5.41%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.80%) Contactless
7 2 (1.80%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.80%) Replication
8 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 82 (73.87%) Windows
2 64 (57.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 58 (52.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (44.14%) Windows 7
5 47 (42.34%) Windows XP
6 46 (41.44%) AIX
7 21 (18.92%) Windows Server
8 14 (12.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (8.11%) Mac OS X
10 8 (7.21%) Unix
11 4 (3.60%) Linux
12 1 (0.90%) Android
12 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (42.34%) Change Management
2 46 (41.44%) Software Testing
2 46 (41.44%) Test Automation
3 40 (36.04%) Test Scripting
4 12 (10.81%) Information Security
4 12 (10.81%) SIEM
5 11 (9.91%) Incident Management
6 9 (8.11%) ITIL
7 8 (7.21%) Change Control
8 7 (6.31%) Security Operations
9 6 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.41%) Risk Management
9 6 (5.41%) Service Management
10 5 (4.50%) Threat Management
11 4 (3.60%) Coaching
11 4 (3.60%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.60%) DevOps
11 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.60%) Open Source
11 4 (3.60%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.14%) SQL
2 7 (6.31%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.50%) VB
4 3 (2.70%) VBScript
5 1 (0.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 63 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (54.05%) MCSE
3 58 (52.25%) MCSA
4 46 (41.44%) MCITP
4 46 (41.44%) MCTS
5 39 (35.14%) ISTQB
6 32 (28.83%) Security Cleared
7 26 (23.42%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.60%) CISSP
8 4 (3.60%) ISEB
8 4 (3.60%) MCP
9 3 (2.70%) CISM
10 2 (1.80%) CISA
10 2 (1.80%) Degree
10 2 (1.80%) GIAC
10 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.90%) CCNA
11 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.90%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.41%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.90%) GPG13
4 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 73 (65.77%) Active Directory
2 48 (43.24%) Hyper-V
3 47 (42.34%) VMware ESX
4 30 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (8.11%) vSphere
6 3 (2.70%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.80%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.80%) Xen
8 1 (0.90%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 46 (41.44%) HP Quality Center
1 46 (41.44%) Netcool
2 26 (23.42%) WSUS
3 12 (10.81%) NetBackup
4 10 (9.01%) SCCM
5 8 (7.21%) Backup Exec
6 6 (5.41%) AirWatch
7 4 (3.60%) Cacti
7 4 (3.60%) Nagios
7 4 (3.60%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (3.60%) Puppet
8 2 (1.80%) Nessus
9 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.90%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.90%) SCOM
9 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 70 (63.06%) Microsoft
3 65 (58.56%) VMware
4 55 (49.55%) Citrix
5 46 (41.44%) Veritas
6 17 (15.32%) Cisco
7 14 (12.61%) SolarWinds
8 10 (9.01%) HP
8 10 (9.01%) Spiceworks
8 10 (9.01%) Splunk
9 6 (5.41%) Qualys
9 6 (5.41%) Remedy
10 5 (4.50%) Symantec
11 4 (3.60%) ArcSight
11 4 (3.60%) Blue Coat
11 4 (3.60%) CommVault
11 4 (3.60%) F5
11 4 (3.60%) Rackspace
11 4 (3.60%) Tripwire
12 3 (2.70%) Dell
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