The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 28 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 92 86
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Contract jobs citing McAfee 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.082% 0.44% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.99% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £245 £158
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +55.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £375 £369
% change year-on-year -10.66% +1.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 419 605 407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 34.29% 44.81% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 287 191
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £287 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Median hourly rate £43.39 £15.82 £26.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +174.35% -39.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Law
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Database Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Security Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Programme Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware