The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 383 356 382
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +26
Contract jobs citing McAfee 226 253 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.46% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 1.02% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 102 79
Average daily rate
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£343 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.44% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £143 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £328 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.18% -7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 11
Average hourly rate £14.35 £17.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.18% -1.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.05 £28.25 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.87 £12.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -50.00%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25278 24817 22279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.41% 45.55% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14365 13927 11804
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 1054 1189
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

McAfee
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing McAfee within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

McAfee
Daily Rate Trend

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

McAfee Daily Rate Trend in the UK

McAfee
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

McAfee Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

McAfee
Hourly Rate Trend

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

McAfee Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

McAfee
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

McAfee Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

McAfee
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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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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 -27 194 £350 +1.44% 71
South East -24 62 £375 +25.00% 24
London -45 44 £325 -18.75% 25
Hampshire -1 30 £355 +13.61% 3
South West +8 28 £358 -5.92%
Scotland +5 20 £264 -20.18%
North West -22 17 £321 -5.97% 6
Surrey +2 15 £400 +6.66% 1
Wiltshire +12 14 £358 -7.14%
City of London -4 14 £305 -23.75% 8
Yorkshire -16 14 £388 +72.22% 2
Berkshire 0 13 £200 +14.94% 13
Swindon +10 12 - -
Hook +3 12 £350 +11.86% 1
West Yorkshire -3 12 £375 +66.66% 1
West Midlands -20 12 £229 -44.81% 1
Camberley +2 9 £416 -12.36%
Gloucestershire -7 9 £590 +102.57%
Erskine +1 8 £267 -25.00%
East of England +1 8 £325 +38.29% 10
Renfrewshire -1 8 £267 -25.00%
Bracknell +5 7 £173 -0.86%
Cambridgeshire +2 6 £325 - 2
West Lothian +1 6 £258 -
Manchester -12 6 £165 - 4
Livingston +1 5 £258 -
Cheltenham -1 5 £590 +131.37%
Glasgow -3 5 £379 +298.68%
Lancashire - 5 £300 -
North East - 5 £347 -

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 325 (63.85%) Windows
2 204 (40.08%) Security Cleared
3 202 (39.69%) Firewall
4 193 (37.92%) Microsoft
5 184 (36.15%) Cisco
6 164 (32.22%) VMware
7 162 (31.83%) Active Directory
8 150 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 132 (25.93%) SC Cleared
10 120 (23.58%) ITIL
11 111 (21.81%) Windows 7
12 106 (20.83%) HP
13 105 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 104 (20.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 103 (20.24%) WAN
16 102 (20.04%) LAN
16 102 (20.04%) SQL
16 102 (20.04%) CheckPoint
17 97 (19.06%) McAfee ePO
18 92 (18.07%) DNS
19 90 (17.68%) Juniper
20 88 (17.29%) VPN
21 86 (16.90%) Citrix
22 81 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
23 80 (15.72%) MS Excel
24 76 (14.93%) Linux
25 74 (14.54%) MCSE
25 74 (14.54%) MS Office
26 73 (14.34%) MS Exchange
27 72 (14.15%) F5

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 73 (14.34%) MS Exchange
2 34 (6.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (4.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (4.52%) SharePoint
5 21 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 21 (4.13%) IIS
5 21 (4.13%) IBM Notes
6 14 (2.75%) Lync
7 9 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (0.59%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.39%) Apache
12 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.20%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 80 (15.72%) MS Excel
2 74 (14.54%) MS Office
3 17 (3.34%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.59%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.18%) assyst
2 4 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.14%) Office 365
2 7 (1.38%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 202 (39.69%) Firewall
2 103 (20.24%) WAN
3 102 (20.04%) LAN
4 92 (18.07%) DNS
5 88 (17.29%) VPN
6 64 (12.57%) Cisco ASA
7 50 (9.82%) Network Security
8 49 (9.63%) DHCP
9 45 (8.84%) TCP/IP
10 39 (7.66%) Wireless
10 39 (7.66%) SAN
11 36 (7.07%) SSL
12 24 (4.72%) LDAP
12 24 (4.72%) VoIP
12 24 (4.72%) MPLS
12 24 (4.72%) Cisco IOS
13 22 (4.32%) Ethernet
14 21 (4.13%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (3.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 20 (3.93%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.77%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.57%) MySQL
4 7 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (5.11%) MSI
2 21 (4.13%) WinRunner
2 21 (4.13%) TestDirector
2 21 (4.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 42 (8.25%) Finance
2 23 (4.52%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.95%) Banking
4 8 (1.57%) Local Government
5 7 (1.38%) Retail
5 7 (1.38%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.79%) Publishing
6 4 (0.79%) Dutch Language
7 3 (0.59%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.59%) Military
7 3 (0.59%) Law
7 3 (0.59%) Legal
7 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.20%) Games
8 1 (0.20%) Back Office
8 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 93 (18.27%) Analyst
2 83 (16.31%) Network Engineer
3 44 (8.64%) Support Engineer
4 32 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (5.70%) Security Analyst
6 27 (5.30%) Support Analyst
6 27 (5.30%) Security Engineer
7 23 (4.52%) Consultant
8 22 (4.32%) Desktop Support
8 22 (4.32%) 1st Line Support
8 22 (4.32%) Service Analyst
8 22 (4.32%) Service Desk Analyst
9 20 (3.93%) 2nd Line Support
10 17 (3.34%) Test Engineer
11 16 (3.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 15 (2.95%) 3rd Line Support
13 14 (2.75%) Administrator
13 14 (2.75%) Network Support
13 14 (2.75%) IT Support
14 13 (2.55%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.77%) Middleware
2 6 (1.18%) CSS
2 6 (1.18%) JSP
3 5 (0.98%) Regular Expression
4 4 (0.79%) XML
4 4 (0.79%) CGI
5 3 (0.59%) .NET
6 2 (0.39%) J2EE
6 2 (0.39%) HTML
6 2 (0.39%) ODBC
7 1 (0.20%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.20%) Web Services
7 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.20%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.88%) Blackberry
2 30 (5.89%) Clustering
3 27 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.11%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.52%) Cryptography
6 21 (4.13%) PDA
7 19 (3.73%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (2.55%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.77%) iPhone
9 9 (1.77%) iPad
10 8 (1.57%) Statistics
11 7 (1.38%) PKI
11 7 (1.38%) Thin Client
11 7 (1.38%) Fat Client
12 6 (1.18%) Replication
13 5 (0.98%) CESG
14 4 (0.79%) NHS
15 3 (0.59%) Handset
15 3 (0.59%) SecurID
15 3 (0.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 325 (63.85%) Windows
2 150 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 111 (21.81%) Windows 7
4 104 (20.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 76 (14.93%) Linux
6 57 (11.20%) Windows XP
7 47 (9.23%) UNIX
8 38 (7.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (5.89%) Solaris
10 26 (5.11%) AIX
11 24 (4.72%) Windows Vista
12 20 (3.93%) Windows 8
13 10 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.77%) Android
15 8 (1.57%) Apple iOS
16 6 (1.18%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
18 1 (0.20%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (23.58%) ITIL
2 65 (12.77%) Service Delivery
3 52 (10.22%) Incident Management
4 51 (10.02%) Service Management
5 49 (9.63%) Change Management
6 37 (7.27%) Network Management
6 37 (7.27%) SIEM
7 36 (7.07%) Kalman Filter
8 31 (6.09%) Migration
9 30 (5.89%) Information Security
10 25 (4.91%) Time Management
11 24 (4.72%) Test Scripting
12 23 (4.52%) Test Automation
12 23 (4.52%) Project Management
13 22 (4.32%) Network Monitoring
14 20 (3.93%) Mentoring
14 20 (3.93%) Penetration Testing
14 20 (3.93%) Software Testing
14 20 (3.93%) ITIL V3
15 19 (3.73%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (20.04%) SQL
2 55 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 31 (6.09%) Shell Script
4 25 (4.91%) VBScript
5 19 (3.73%) Perl
6 16 (3.14%) VB
7 15 (2.95%) C
8 13 (2.55%) C++
8 13 (2.55%) Python
9 9 (1.77%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.57%) Java
11 4 (0.79%) VBA
12 3 (0.59%) PHP
13 2 (0.39%) C#
14 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 204 (40.08%) Security Cleared
2 132 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 81 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 74 (14.54%) MCSE
5 65 (12.77%) DV Cleared
6 50 (9.82%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (8.45%) MCP
8 36 (7.07%) CCNA
9 35 (6.88%) CISSP
10 28 (5.50%) CCNP
10 28 (5.50%) MCTS
11 26 (5.11%) MCITP
11 26 (5.11%) MCSA
12 24 (4.72%) Degree
13 23 (4.52%) ISTQB
14 12 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 9 (1.77%) CISM
17 8 (1.57%) PMP
17 8 (1.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.91%) JSP 440
2 22 (4.32%) SLA
2 22 (4.32%) QA
3 15 (2.95%) PCI DSS
4 12 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.98%) COBIT
6 3 (0.59%) COSO
7 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.20%) GPG13
System Software
1 162 (31.83%) Active Directory
2 105 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (9.63%) Hyper-V
4 43 (8.45%) vSphere
5 40 (7.86%) VMware ESX
6 24 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (3.34%) XenApp
8 13 (2.55%) Terminal Services
8 13 (2.55%) Sendmail
9 9 (1.77%) Firmware
10 8 (1.57%) Squid
10 8 (1.57%) UAG
11 7 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (0.98%) XenServer
12 5 (0.98%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.79%) DFS Replication
13 4 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.79%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 97 (19.06%) McAfee ePO
2 53 (10.41%) SCCM
3 38 (7.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 29 (5.70%) Netcool
5 25 (4.91%) Norton AntiVirus
6 21 (4.13%) HP Quality Center
7 18 (3.54%) WSUS
8 15 (2.95%) WhatsUp Gold
9 14 (2.75%) FortiGate
9 14 (2.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 13 (2.55%) MIMEsweeper
10 13 (2.55%) MAILsweeper
10 13 (2.55%) Backup Exec
11 11 (2.16%) SCOM
12 10 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (1.38%) Cisco CUCM
14 6 (1.18%) Nessus
15 5 (0.98%) NetBackup
15 5 (0.98%) SCDPM
16 4 (0.79%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 193 (37.92%) Microsoft
2 184 (36.15%) Cisco
3 164 (32.22%) VMware
4 106 (20.83%) HP
5 102 (20.04%) CheckPoint
6 90 (17.68%) Juniper
7 86 (16.90%) Citrix
8 72 (14.15%) F5
9 66 (12.97%) Symantec
9 66 (12.97%) Blue Coat
10 41 (8.06%) Lumension
11 34 (6.68%) Oracle
12 32 (6.29%) TippingPoint
12 32 (6.29%) SolarWinds
13 29 (5.70%) EMC
14 28 (5.50%) Sophos
15 27 (5.30%) IBM
16 24 (4.72%) ArcSight
17 23 (4.52%) NetApp
18 22 (4.32%) Veritas
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