The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for McAfee ePO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited McAfee ePO over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator
UK / England
Rank 541 573 569
Rank change year-on-year +32 -4  
Contract jobs citing McAfee ePO 42 44 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.090% 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.01% 0.97% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 15
Median daily rate £345 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.98% +3.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £243 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £308 £348
% change year-on-year +2.43% -11.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £43.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.09% +191.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year -72.09% -  

McAfee ePO is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4160 4557 4054
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 9.95% 9.33% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2787 2912 2408
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 £315 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 122 164
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

McAfee ePO
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing McAfee ePO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for McAfee ePO in England

McAfee ePO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee ePO in England

McAfee ePO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee ePO in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee ePO in England

McAfee ePO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee ePO in England

McAfee ePO
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee ePO within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
South East +20 15 £300 -1.63% 2
South West +1 9 £365 +8.95% 1
London +24 7 £375 -16.66% 7
East of England 0 4 £255 -36.25%
Yorkshire +13 3 - -
North West +30 2 £369 -
East Midlands - 2 £315 -
McAfee ePO
UK

McAfee ePO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing McAfee ePO 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 England region with a requirement for McAfee ePO.

1 90 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 46 (51.11%) Microsoft
2 46 (51.11%) Windows
3 39 (43.33%) Security Cleared
4 37 (41.11%) SC Cleared
5 36 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 28 (31.11%) SCCM
7 27 (30.00%) VMware
8 23 (25.56%) Information Security
9 22 (24.44%) Citrix
10 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (23.33%) DNS
11 19 (21.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 16 (17.78%) Splunk
12 16 (17.78%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (17.78%) Firewall
13 14 (15.56%) Data Security
13 14 (15.56%) Finance
13 14 (15.56%) MS Office
13 14 (15.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 14 (15.56%) WSUS
13 14 (15.56%) Reference Data
13 14 (15.56%) PCI DSS
13 14 (15.56%) Windows Server
13 14 (15.56%) Cyber Defence
14 13 (14.44%) Security Monitoring
14 13 (14.44%) Security Architecture
14 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (13.33%) Software Deployment
15 12 (13.33%) XenDesktop

McAfee ePO
Top Related IT Skills in 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 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.78%) IIS
3 6 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.22%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.22%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) MS Office
2 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
2 2 (2.22%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.11%) G Suite
3 1 (1.11%) IaaS
3 1 (1.11%) iTunes
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.33%) DNS
2 16 (17.78%) Firewall
3 12 (13.33%) Internet
3 12 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 11 (12.22%) LAN
4 11 (12.22%) WAN
5 9 (10.00%) NetScaler
5 9 (10.00%) VPN
6 8 (8.89%) Wireless
7 7 (7.78%) Network Security
8 6 (6.67%) DHCP
8 6 (6.67%) SSL
9 3 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (2.22%) SAN
10 2 (2.22%) Skype
11 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.11%) HTTP
11 1 (1.11%) IPsec
11 1 (1.11%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (15.56%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Banking
3 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Law
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (17.78%) Consultant
2 14 (15.56%) Analyst
3 11 (12.22%) Architect
4 9 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Security Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Server Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Security Architect
7 6 (6.67%) Operations Technician
7 6 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Information Security Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Lead Security Architect
8 5 (5.56%) Security Consultant
9 4 (4.44%) Integration Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Integration Test Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.44%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.33%) Citrix Consultant
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) SailPoint
1 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Cyber Defence
1 14 (15.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 14 (15.56%) Reference Data
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (4.44%) Replication
5 3 (3.33%) User Experience
6 2 (2.22%) Clustering
7 1 (1.11%) AS400
7 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.11%) NHS
7 1 (1.11%) PKI
7 1 (1.11%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 46 (51.11%) Windows
2 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (15.56%) Windows Server
4 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (13.33%) Linux
6 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (7.78%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.22%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.11%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) Information Security
2 16 (17.78%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (15.56%) Data Security
4 13 (14.44%) Security Architecture
4 13 (14.44%) Security Monitoring
5 12 (13.33%) Security Operations
5 12 (13.33%) Software Deployment
6 10 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (8.89%) Software Distribution
8 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.78%) ITIL
8 7 (7.78%) Migration
8 7 (7.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (6.67%) Data Encryption
9 6 (6.67%) Load Balancing
9 6 (6.67%) Server Patching
9 6 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 5 (5.56%) Network Segmentation
10 5 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.78%) SQL
2 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 37 (41.11%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.56%) SANS
5 4 (4.44%) CISSP
5 4 (4.44%) ISEB
5 4 (4.44%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.33%) Degree
7 2 (2.22%) CCNA
7 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.22%) MCSE
7 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.11%) CCA
8 1 (1.11%) CCNP
8 1 (1.11%) CISA
8 1 (1.11%) CISM
8 1 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.11%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (15.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.22%) QA
4 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 36 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.44%) BitLocker
5 4 (4.44%) XenApp
6 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.33%) vSphere
7 1 (1.11%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.11%) Squid
7 1 (1.11%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (31.11%) SCCM
2 14 (15.56%) WSUS
3 3 (3.33%) SCOM
4 2 (2.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (2.22%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.22%) SCSM
4 2 (2.22%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.11%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.11%) AppManager
5 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.11%) EnCase
5 1 (1.11%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) Nessus
5 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.11%) PowerBroker
5 1 (1.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 46 (51.11%) Microsoft
3 27 (30.00%) VMware
4 22 (24.44%) Citrix
5 16 (17.78%) Splunk
6 8 (8.89%) BMC
7 7 (7.78%) Juniper
8 6 (6.67%) Aruba
8 6 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 6 (6.67%) Cisco
9 3 (3.33%) FireEye
9 3 (3.33%) Veeam
10 2 (2.22%) Altiris
10 2 (2.22%) HP
10 2 (2.22%) Lotus
10 2 (2.22%) Lumension
10 2 (2.22%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.22%) Symantec
11 1 (1.11%) Blue Coat