Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 231 231
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 +48
Contract jobs citing McAfee 24 17 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.60% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 26
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.35% +11.29%
10th Percentile £376 £404 £225
90th Percentile £538 £575 £500
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £406
% change year-on-year +5.56% +10.77% +42.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
City of London median hourly rate £27.50 £162.50 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -83.08% +803.78% +34.43%
Central London median hourly rate £27.50 £162.50 £17.98
% change year-on-year -83.08% +803.78% +3.11%

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 2703 2816 3849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.13% 42.70% 42.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2025 2112 2884
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £251
90th Percentile £675 £638 £637
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 46 73
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.19
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £27.81
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.73 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +7.00% -1.49%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 13 (54.17%) SIEM
4 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 9 (37.50%) Information Security
5 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 8 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco
7 7 (29.17%) Dell
7 7 (29.17%) GCIA
7 7 (29.17%) GCIH
7 7 (29.17%) GIAC
7 7 (29.17%) Information Assurance
7 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (29.17%) FireEye
7 7 (29.17%) Computer Security
7 7 (29.17%) Blue Coat
7 7 (29.17%) SANS
7 7 (29.17%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (29.17%) NIST 800
8 6 (25.00%) Splunk
8 6 (25.00%) CyberArk
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) Python
9 5 (20.83%) Retail Banking
10 4 (16.67%) Qualys
10 4 (16.67%) 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) 802.11
3 1 (4.17%) BGP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.17%) HSRP
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) OSPF
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) VRRP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Retail Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Information Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Information Security Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Security Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Implementation Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
1 2 (8.33%) NHS
1 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Solaris
4 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) SUSE
5 1 (4.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) SIEM
2 9 (37.50%) Information Security
3 7 (29.17%) Computer Security
3 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (29.17%) Information Assurance
4 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.33%) Release Management
6 2 (8.33%) Security Management
6 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
6 2 (8.33%) Security Patching
6 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (4.17%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (4.17%) Escalation Management
7 1 (4.17%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 2 (8.33%) VB
3 2 (8.33%) VBScript
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) GCIA
1 7 (29.17%) GCIH
1 7 (29.17%) GIAC
1 7 (29.17%) SANS
2 2 (8.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (8.33%) CCSP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CISM
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (29.17%) NIST 800
3 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Nessus
2 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.33%) Netcool
2 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (8.33%) OSSEC
2 2 (8.33%) Packer
2 2 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) Blue Coat
3 7 (29.17%) Dell
3 7 (29.17%) FireEye
4 6 (25.00%) CyberArk
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Splunk
5 4 (16.67%) Qualys
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Intel
7 2 (8.33%) LANDesk
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle
7 2 (8.33%) Sophos
7 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) Tripwire
7 2 (8.33%) Veritas