Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 6 months to 19 February 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 228 210
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 +62
Contract jobs citing McAfee 26 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.12% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 0.27% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 20
City of London median daily rate £450 £375 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.03% +45.24%
10th Percentile £230 £363 £205
90th Percentile £538 £650 £538
Central London median daily rate £450 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +20.00% +2.74% +40.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
City of London median hourly rate £27.50 £87.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.66% - -
Central London median hourly rate £27.50 £87.75 -
% change year-on-year -68.66% - -

McAfee is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,694 2,575 2,670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.16% 42.39% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,071 1,923 2,018
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.35% +4.47%
10th Percentile £278 £294 £255
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 44 36
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £21.13 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.79% +9.74% +7.75%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.83 £11.50
90th Percentile £31.00 £55.00 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +7.89% -1.30% +8.45%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing McAfee as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in the City of London

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in the City of London

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in the City of London

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing McAfee also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
3 10 (38.46%) Finance
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) SIEM
5 7 (26.92%) Splunk
5 7 (26.92%) CyberArk
5 7 (26.92%) Qualys
5 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
5 7 (26.92%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) Python
6 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 6 (23.08%) Firewall
6 6 (23.08%) Network Security
6 6 (23.08%) Patch Management
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 5 (19.23%) Palo Alto
7 5 (19.23%) Ivanti
7 5 (19.23%) Banking
7 5 (19.23%) Retail Banking
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) CISSP
7 5 (19.23%) VBScript
8 4 (15.38%) VB
8 4 (15.38%) Citrix
8 4 (15.38%) Information Security
8 4 (15.38%) Security Management
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
1 6 (23.08%) Network Security
2 2 (7.69%) BGP
2 2 (7.69%) NGN
2 2 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
1 1 (3.85%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Security Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.69%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Security Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Support
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Deskside Support
4 1 (3.85%) Network Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) NHS
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) SCADA
3 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
4 2 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) VMS
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) SIEM
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Patch Management
4 5 (19.23%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) Information Security
5 4 (15.38%) Release Management
5 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Security Management
5 4 (15.38%) Security Patching
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Security Operations
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (7.69%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (7.69%) System Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (3.85%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) VBScript
4 4 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (7.69%) CCSP
2 2 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CISM
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (7.69%) Nessus
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.69%) Netcool
1 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (7.69%) OSSEC
1 2 (7.69%) Packer
1 2 (7.69%) QRadar
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) Terraform
2 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) Perfmon
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) CyberArk
2 7 (26.92%) Qualys
2 7 (26.92%) Splunk
3 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 5 (19.23%) Ivanti
4 5 (19.23%) Palo Alto
5 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 4 (15.38%) FireEye
6 3 (11.54%) Lumension
6 3 (11.54%) Sourcefire
6 3 (11.54%) VMware
7 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
7 2 (7.69%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Intel
7 2 (7.69%) Sophos
7 2 (7.69%) Symantec
7 2 (7.69%) Trend Micro
7 2 (7.69%) Tripwire
7 2 (7.69%) Veritas