The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator
Rank 518 534 494
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -40
Contract jobs citing McAfee ePO 71 29 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.057% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.72% 0.77% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 35
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £189.00 £137.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.45% +418.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £137.50 £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £189.80 £137.50 £31.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £189.50 - £26.50
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4129 3753 3814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.56% 7.34% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2427 2097 1956
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 168 178
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £42.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee ePO within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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 +21 52 £335 +3.07% 10
South East +13 25 £379 +20.31% 6
Hampshire - 17 £450 - 2
South West - 12 £375 - 1
London -6 10 £285 -13.63% 1
Swindon - 6 £388 - 1
Wiltshire - 6 £388 - 1
Berkshire - 4 £316 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £188 -
Basingstoke - 3 - - 2
West Yorkshire +5 2 £288 +4.54%
Yorkshire +2 2 £288 +4.54%
Reading - 2 £308 -
Surrey -2 1 - -
Leeds -6 1 £288 +4.54%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £201 - 3
Cheshire - 1 £225 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £325 -
City of London - 1 - -
North West - 1 £225 - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Manchester - - - -

McAfee ePO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 136 (100.00%) McAfee
2 106 (77.94%) Windows
3 66 (48.53%) Security Cleared
4 60 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 56 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (38.24%) VMware
7 50 (36.76%) SC Cleared
7 50 (36.76%) Windows 7
7 50 (36.76%) Active Directory
8 45 (33.09%) MS Exchange
9 44 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 43 (31.62%) Citrix
11 37 (27.21%) Windows XP
12 34 (25.00%) Sophos
12 34 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 31 (22.79%) SQL
14 29 (21.32%) SharePoint
15 27 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (19.12%) VPN
16 26 (19.12%) MCSE
17 24 (17.65%) MS Excel
17 24 (17.65%) ITIL
17 24 (17.65%) DNS
18 23 (16.91%) Lumension
19 22 (16.18%) WAN
19 22 (16.18%) Firewall
20 21 (15.44%) SCCM
20 21 (15.44%) Hyper-V
21 20 (14.71%) DV Cleared
21 20 (14.71%) SAN

McAfee ePO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 45 (33.09%) MS Exchange
2 29 (21.32%) SharePoint
3 19 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (8.09%) Lync
5 9 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (5.15%) IIS
7 6 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.94%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.94%) Apache
8 4 (2.94%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.74%) Quicktime
3 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (4.41%) Office 365
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.12%) VPN
2 24 (17.65%) DNS
3 22 (16.18%) WAN
3 22 (16.18%) Firewall
4 20 (14.71%) SAN
5 19 (13.97%) LAN
6 15 (11.03%) DHCP
7 14 (10.29%) TCP/IP
8 8 (5.88%) SSL
9 7 (5.15%) IPv4
9 7 (5.15%) IPv6
10 5 (3.68%) Wireless
10 5 (3.68%) IPsec
10 5 (3.68%) Internet
11 4 (2.94%) LDAP
12 2 (1.47%) ADSL
12 2 (1.47%) SMTP
12 2 (1.47%) Network Security
13 1 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.47%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (11.76%) TestDirector
2 13 (9.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (9.56%) WinRunner
General
1 12 (8.82%) Finance
2 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.41%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.68%) Marketing
4 3 (2.21%) Military
5 2 (1.47%) Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (18.38%) Analyst
2 14 (10.29%) Server Engineer
3 12 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (8.09%) Consultant
4 11 (8.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (7.35%) Test Analyst
6 9 (6.62%) Security Engineer
6 9 (6.62%) Wintel Engineer
7 7 (5.15%) IT Support
7 7 (5.15%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.41%) Security Consultant
8 6 (4.41%) Architect
8 6 (4.41%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (4.41%) Security Specialist
8 6 (4.41%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 6 (4.41%) Windows Server Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 5 (3.68%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.68%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.68%) Web Services
2 4 (2.94%) SAML
3 2 (1.47%) JSF
4 1 (0.74%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.74%) OLE
4 1 (0.74%) XML
4 1 (0.74%) Flash
4 1 (0.74%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.76%) Clustering
2 10 (7.35%) Blackberry
2 10 (7.35%) Replication
3 7 (5.15%) PDA
3 7 (5.15%) iPad
4 5 (3.68%) Open Source
5 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.47%) Handset
6 2 (1.47%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.47%) GIS
6 2 (1.47%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.47%) PKI
7 1 (0.74%) iPhone
7 1 (0.74%) NHS
7 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 106 (77.94%) Windows
2 56 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (36.76%) Windows 7
4 44 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (27.21%) Windows XP
6 20 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (12.50%) UNIX
8 13 (9.56%) AIX
8 13 (9.56%) Linux
9 9 (6.62%) Windows Vista
10 7 (5.15%) Solaris
10 7 (5.15%) Windows 8
11 5 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.68%) VMS
12 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.65%) ITIL
2 13 (9.56%) Change Management
2 13 (9.56%) Test Automation
3 12 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (8.82%) Service Management
3 12 (8.82%) Data Protection
4 11 (8.09%) Test Scripting
5 8 (5.88%) Security Management
6 7 (5.15%) Software Testing
7 6 (4.41%) Change Control
7 6 (4.41%) ITIL V3
7 6 (4.41%) Migration
7 6 (4.41%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.41%) CRM
7 6 (4.41%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (3.68%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.68%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (3.68%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.68%) Project Management
8 5 (3.68%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.79%) SQL
2 16 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.41%) Java
4 4 (2.94%) Perl
4 4 (2.94%) PHP
5 3 (2.21%) C
5 3 (2.21%) VB
6 2 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 66 (48.53%) Security Cleared
2 50 (36.76%) SC Cleared
3 27 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (19.12%) MCSE
5 20 (14.71%) DV Cleared
6 13 (9.56%) MCTS
7 12 (8.82%) MCITP
8 11 (8.09%) MCP
9 9 (6.62%) ISTQB
10 8 (5.88%) MCSA
10 8 (5.88%) ISEB
11 2 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.47%) CISSP
11 2 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.74%) HP AIS
12 1 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.74%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.21%) SLA
3 2 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.47%) JSP 440
System Software
1 50 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 34 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (15.44%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.09%) VMware ESX
5 9 (6.62%) DFS Replication
6 7 (5.15%) XenApp
7 6 (4.41%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.94%) Shibboleth
8 4 (2.94%) UAG
8 4 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.94%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.94%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.21%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.47%) vSphere
10 2 (1.47%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.74%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (15.44%) SCCM
2 18 (13.24%) Backup Exec
3 15 (11.03%) Netcool
4 13 (9.56%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (7.35%) WSUS
6 8 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (4.41%) SCDPM
8 5 (3.68%) SCOM
8 5 (3.68%) Windows Intune
9 4 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (1.47%) Sysprep
10 2 (1.47%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (1.47%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.74%) ZENworks
11 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.74%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 136 (100.00%) McAfee
2 60 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 52 (38.24%) VMware
4 43 (31.62%) Citrix
5 34 (25.00%) Sophos
6 23 (16.91%) Lumension
7 18 (13.24%) Symantec
7 18 (13.24%) HP
8 16 (11.76%) Cisco
9 15 (11.03%) Veritas
10 10 (7.35%) Apple
11 7 (5.15%) Juniper
11 7 (5.15%) Qualys
12 6 (4.41%) Clearswift
12 6 (4.41%) Blue Coat
12 6 (4.41%) Oracle
13 5 (3.68%) Red Hat
13 5 (3.68%) Dell
13 5 (3.68%) Websense
14 4 (2.94%) LANDesk
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