The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 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
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 121 121
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Contract jobs citing McAfee 8 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.35% 0.16% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.34% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 12
Median daily rate £250 £375 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +13.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £375 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £415 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £375 £364
% change year-on-year -9.73% +2.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
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 the East of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1049 1173 1499
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.59% 47.03% 49.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 610 851
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 99 136
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £13.20 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.53 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in the East of England

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in the East of England

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in the East of England

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Hertfordshire -3 3 £550 +46.66% 1
Suffolk - 3 £250 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £155 -
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East of England region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (35.71%) Office 365
6 5 (35.71%) Citrix
6 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
7 4 (28.57%) SCCM
7 4 (28.57%) Symantec
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (21.43%) Mimecast
8 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (21.43%) FireEye
8 3 (21.43%) Threat Detection
8 3 (21.43%) GDPR
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco
8 3 (21.43%) Information Security
9 2 (14.29%) Forcepoint

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Threat Detection
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Compliance Audit
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Presales
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) ISMS
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCDP
1 2 (14.29%) CCIE
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) CCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) CISSP
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISA
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 3 (21.43%) GDPR
3 2 (14.29%) GPG13
3 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) BitLocker
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) SCDPM
3 2 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) SCSM
3 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 2 (14.29%) vCenter Server
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Symantec
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) FireEye
4 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 2 (14.29%) Computacenter
5 2 (14.29%) CyberArk
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Forcepoint
5 2 (14.29%) Google
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
5 2 (14.29%) Veeam
6 1 (7.14%) Adobe
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) Lotus