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 22 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.

McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 534 572 556
Rank change year-on-year +38 -16  
Contract jobs citing McAfee ePO 56 65 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.20% 1.18% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 40
Median daily rate £345 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.75% -4.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £256 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £328 £361
% change year-on-year +11.45% -9.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.09% -  
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 4656 5516 4440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 10.82% 11.14% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3087 3626 2767
Median daily rate £488 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.50% +9.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +9.75% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 111 153
Median hourly rate £17.77 £28.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.53% +38.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

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 22 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee ePO in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee ePO in England

McAfee ePO
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee ePO in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 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
South East +26 19 £400 +14.28% 1
South West +20 17 £365 -2.66% 2
Yorkshire +32 8 £225 -
London +9 5 £365 +4.28% 2
East of England 0 5 £250 -41.17%
North West +16 1 £301 +43.09% 1
East Midlands -14 1 - -
McAfee ePO
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 97 (100.00%) McAfee
2 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
3 59 (60.82%) Windows
4 44 (45.36%) Active Directory
5 39 (40.21%) Firewall
6 37 (38.14%) Security Cleared
7 33 (34.02%) SC Cleared
8 21 (21.65%) Information Security
8 21 (21.65%) Internet
9 20 (20.62%) VMware
9 20 (20.62%) Windows Server
10 19 (19.59%) SCCM
11 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (17.53%) DNS
13 16 (16.49%) Penetration Testing
14 15 (15.46%) DV Cleared
14 15 (15.46%) MS Exchange
14 15 (15.46%) CheckPoint
15 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
15 14 (14.43%) SQL
15 14 (14.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 13 (13.40%) WSUS
16 13 (13.40%) Office 365
16 13 (13.40%) Software Distribution
16 13 (13.40%) VPN
16 13 (13.40%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (12.37%) Finance
17 12 (12.37%) LAN
17 12 (12.37%) Linux
17 12 (12.37%) Citrix

McAfee ePO
Co-occurring 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 15 (15.46%) MS Exchange
2 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
3 11 (11.34%) IIS
3 11 (11.34%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.06%) Apache
5 2 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.03%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.40%) Office 365
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.06%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.03%) IaaS
4 1 (1.03%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 39 (40.21%) Firewall
2 21 (21.65%) Internet
3 17 (17.53%) DNS
4 13 (13.40%) VPN
5 12 (12.37%) LAN
6 10 (10.31%) TCP/IP
6 10 (10.31%) Wireless
7 9 (9.28%) SAN
7 9 (9.28%) WAN
8 7 (7.22%) NetScaler
8 7 (7.22%) SSL
9 5 (5.15%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (5.15%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (3.09%) IP Telephony
11 3 (3.09%) NAS
12 2 (2.06%) DHCP
12 2 (2.06%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (2.06%) Network Security
12 2 (2.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) DB2
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (12.37%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Back Office
2 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.06%) Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Local Government
4 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Law
4 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (12.37%) Analyst
1 12 (12.37%) Security Engineer
2 11 (11.34%) Operations Technician
3 10 (10.31%) Information Security Engineer
4 9 (9.28%) Architect
4 9 (9.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Consultant
6 7 (7.22%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Administrator
7 6 (6.19%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Security Architect
8 5 (5.15%) Security Technician
9 4 (4.12%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.09%) Information Security Architect
10 3 (3.09%) IT Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) Flash
1 1 (1.03%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.12%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.09%) Replication
4 3 (3.09%) VAX
5 2 (2.06%) Clustering
5 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.06%) iPad
5 2 (2.06%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.03%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.03%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.03%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.03%) iPhone
6 1 (1.03%) PKI
6 1 (1.03%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.03%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.03%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (60.82%) Windows
2 20 (20.62%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (12.37%) Linux
4 12 (12.37%) Windows 7
4 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.09%) Unix
6 3 (3.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.03%) SUSE
7 1 (1.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) Information Security
2 16 (16.49%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (13.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (13.40%) Software Distribution
4 12 (12.37%) Security Monitoring
4 12 (12.37%) Virtual Environments
5 11 (11.34%) Security Operations
5 11 (11.34%) Server Patching
5 11 (11.34%) SIEM
6 10 (10.31%) Migration
6 10 (10.31%) Security Architecture
6 10 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (9.28%) Information Security Management
7 9 (9.28%) ISMS
7 9 (9.28%) Security Management
8 8 (8.25%) Patch Management
9 7 (7.22%) ITIL
9 7 (7.22%) Load Balancing
10 6 (6.19%) Change Control
10 6 (6.19%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.43%) SQL
2 11 (11.34%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (38.14%) Security Cleared
2 33 (34.02%) SC Cleared
3 15 (15.46%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.19%) SANS
5 4 (4.12%) CISA
5 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.12%) CISM
5 4 (4.12%) CISSP
6 3 (3.09%) CCNP
6 3 (3.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.06%) CCDP
7 2 (2.06%) CCIE
7 2 (2.06%) CCNA
7 2 (2.06%) CCSE
7 2 (2.06%) Degree
8 1 (1.03%) ISEB
8 1 (1.03%) MCSA
8 1 (1.03%) MCSE
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.28%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.15%) GDPR
4 4 (4.12%) QA
5 2 (2.06%) GPG13
5 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (1.03%) RMADS
6 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (45.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.12%) BitLocker
3 4 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.12%) XenApp
4 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.09%) vSphere
5 2 (2.06%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.06%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (19.59%) SCCM
2 13 (13.40%) WSUS
3 6 (6.19%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.12%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.12%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (3.09%) vCenter Server
6 2 (2.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (2.06%) SCDPM
6 2 (2.06%) SCOM
6 2 (2.06%) SCSM
6 2 (2.06%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.03%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.03%) AppManager
7 1 (1.03%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.03%) Nagios
7 1 (1.03%) Nessus
7 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.03%) PowerBroker
7 1 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) McAfee
2 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
3 20 (20.62%) VMware
4 15 (15.46%) CheckPoint
5 12 (12.37%) Citrix
6 10 (10.31%) Palo Alto
7 8 (8.25%) Juniper
7 8 (8.25%) Veeam
8 7 (7.22%) Aruba
8 7 (7.22%) Splunk
9 6 (6.19%) Cisco
10 4 (4.12%) CyberArk
10 4 (4.12%) FireEye
10 4 (4.12%) HP
10 4 (4.12%) Oracle
10 4 (4.12%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.12%) Veritas
11 3 (3.09%) EMC
11 3 (3.09%) Intel
11 3 (3.09%) Symantec