The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 (formerly Intel Security).

McAfee
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 110 91
Rank change year-on-year +33 -19  
Contract jobs citing McAfee 23 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.27% 0.55% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 2.63% 1.09% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 11
Median daily rate £320 £275 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.36% -36.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £263 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £293 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £375 £368
% change year-on-year -9.73% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -42.85% +50.00%  

McAfee is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 876 1197 1247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.37% 50.78% 50.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 627 586
Median daily rate £438 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 72 55
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -41.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.80 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing McAfee as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in Berkshire

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in Berkshire

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in Berkshire

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in Berkshire

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +15 18 £410 +53.22%
Reading - 3 £320 - 1
McAfee
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing McAfee also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 31 (81.58%) Security Cleared
2 29 (76.32%) SC Cleared
3 26 (68.42%) Software Distribution
4 22 (57.89%) DV Cleared
5 17 (44.74%) McAfee ePO
6 16 (42.11%) Software Deployment
6 16 (42.11%) Data Centre
6 16 (42.11%) Windows
6 16 (42.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 15 (39.47%) HP
7 15 (39.47%) SMS
7 15 (39.47%) Release Management
7 15 (39.47%) Software Delivery
8 14 (36.84%) Internet
9 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
9 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
10 11 (28.95%) IIS
10 11 (28.95%) SharePoint Server
10 11 (28.95%) Server Patching
10 11 (28.95%) Security Operations
10 11 (28.95%) Security Monitoring
11 8 (21.05%) SQL
11 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
12 6 (15.79%) Information Security
12 6 (15.79%) SCCM
13 5 (13.16%) SIEM
13 5 (13.16%) Oracle
14 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
14 4 (10.53%) DB2

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (28.95%) IIS
1 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
1 11 (28.95%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
1 1 (2.63%) iTunes
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) SMS
2 14 (36.84%) Internet
3 3 (7.89%) DHCP
3 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) SSL
4 2 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.63%) SAN
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) DB2
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MSI
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Operations Technician
2 5 (13.16%) Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Security Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Information Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.63%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.63%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Information Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Security Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) PKI
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
2 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Software Distribution
2 16 (42.11%) Software Deployment
3 15 (39.47%) Release Management
3 15 (39.47%) Software Delivery
4 11 (28.95%) Security Monitoring
4 11 (28.95%) Security Operations
4 11 (28.95%) Server Patching
5 6 (15.79%) Information Security
6 5 (13.16%) SIEM
7 4 (10.53%) Database Security
7 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (7.89%) Office Automation
8 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
9 2 (5.26%) Data-Flow Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Dynamic Code Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.26%) Project Governance
9 2 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (5.26%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (81.58%) Security Cleared
2 29 (76.32%) SC Cleared
3 22 (57.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) McAfee ePO
2 16 (42.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (15.79%) SCCM
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) HP
2 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.53%) Splunk
5 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.26%) Lumension
5 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.63%) Intel
6 1 (2.63%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.63%) Meridio
6 1 (2.63%) Qualys
6 1 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) Sophos
6 1 (2.63%) Symantec