The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 102 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing McAfee 11 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.096% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 0.21% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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£315 £393 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.74% +141.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £288
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.69 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £25.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +68.06%
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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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1274 932 1090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.26% 44.87% 48.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 463 521
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 57 94
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.48 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.16% -13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £28.45 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

McAfee
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

McAfee
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing McAfee across the West Midlands region.

McAfee Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

McAfee
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

McAfee Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

McAfee
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing McAfee across the West Midlands region.

McAfee Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 2 £363 -7.64%
Solihull - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
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McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (44.44%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
3 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
4 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 9 (33.33%) Firewall
5 8 (29.63%) Windows
5 8 (29.63%) WAN
6 7 (25.93%) CCNP
6 7 (25.93%) Blue Coat
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
7 6 (22.22%) DMVPN
7 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (22.22%) Fortinet
7 6 (22.22%) MPLS
7 6 (22.22%) VoIP
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 5 (18.52%) HP
8 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
8 5 (18.52%) F5
8 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (14.81%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
9 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
9 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
9 4 (14.81%) ITIL
9 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) WAN
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (22.22%) MPLS
4 6 (22.22%) VoIP
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (22.22%) DMVPN
5 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
7 3 (11.11%) LAN
7 3 (11.11%) VPN
8 2 (7.41%) Network Security
9 1 (3.70%) OSPF
9 1 (3.70%) BGP
9 1 (3.70%) Multicast
9 1 (3.70%) DMZ
9 1 (3.70%) Intranet
9 1 (3.70%) Internet
9 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Network Support
2 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
2 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) CCNP
4 3 (11.11%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) CCDP
6 1 (3.70%) MCP
6 1 (3.70%) CCIE
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.70%) CCSE
6 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (11.11%) WSUS
3 2 (7.41%) SCCM
3 2 (7.41%) Sysprep
4 1 (3.70%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (25.93%) Blue Coat
4 6 (22.22%) Fortinet
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) TOWER Software
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) Juniper
6 2 (7.41%) LANDesk
6 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.70%) CommVault