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 3 months to 27 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
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 152 185
Rank change year-on-year -8 +33  
Contract jobs citing McAfee 4 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.80% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 12
Median daily rate £425 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £375 £369
% change year-on-year -12.00% +1.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £15.43 £14.00
% change year-on-year -22.20% +10.17%  

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 the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1253 1370 2428
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.92% 40.45% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 1056 1802
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 64
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 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 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Splunk
3 3 (37.50%) Intel
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) CyberArk
3 3 (37.50%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) Qualys

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 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) 802.11
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) HSRP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) TACACS
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) VRRP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) CyberArk Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
1 1 (12.50%) OAuth
1 1 (12.50%) OpenID
1 1 (12.50%) SailPoint
1 1 (12.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Loss Prevention
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Escalation Management
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Network Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (12.50%) Privileged Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) GPG13
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) CyberArk
2 3 (37.50%) Intel
2 3 (37.50%) Splunk
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) FireEye
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Qualys
4 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Tufin
4 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard