Period
to 23 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 23 September 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 442 508 454
Rank change year-on-year +66 -54 +1
Contract jobs citing McAfee 480 363 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.40% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 0.93% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 197 302
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £200 £150 £171
90th Percentile £538 £540 £575
UK median daily rate £385 £400 £362
% change year-on-year -3.75% +10.50% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 36 32
England median hourly rate £25.00 £12.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.33% -33.33% +25.48%
10th Percentile £13.43 £12.00 £12.03
90th Percentile £52.68 £24.83 £45.85
UK median hourly rate £27.25 £12.00 £20.73
% change year-on-year +127.10% -42.11% +33.74%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 38,775 39,164 44,491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.96% 43.49% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,302 24,331 27,736
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +3.00% +6.19%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £619 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.77% +4.12% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,473 1,268 1,508
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing McAfee as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in England

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in England

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in England over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in England

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in England

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in England over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for McAfee in England

McAfee
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +43 150 £425 -10.53% 14
South East -7 113 £404 +7.60% 16
North of England +1 80 £365 -14.12% 8
Midlands +13 76 £475 +20.63% 14
South West -1 49 £438 +37.25% 17
West Midlands -27 47 £497 +24.31% 13
Yorkshire -21 29 £400 -15.79% 3
East Midlands +29 28 £450 +28.43% 1
North West -2 26 £368 -13.53% 3
North East +11 25 £285 +28.09% 2
East of England -15 11 £150 -3.23% 3
McAfee
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing McAfee also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 284 (59.17%) Windows
2 225 (46.88%) Active Directory
3 201 (41.88%) Microsoft
4 168 (35.00%) Cisco
5 161 (33.54%) Windows Server
6 153 (31.88%) Firewall
7 151 (31.46%) McAfee ePO
8 148 (30.83%) Security Cleared
9 129 (26.88%) VMware
9 129 (26.88%) ITIL
10 108 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 106 (22.08%) SC Cleared
12 103 (21.46%) WAN
13 94 (19.58%) Citrix
14 93 (19.38%) Microsoft Azure
15 87 (18.13%) Office 365
16 86 (17.92%) SCCM
17 85 (17.71%) PowerShell
17 85 (17.71%) CheckPoint
18 82 (17.08%) Windows 7
19 81 (16.88%) Finance
20 80 (16.67%) DNS
20 80 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
21 79 (16.46%) LAN
21 79 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
22 78 (16.25%) Windows 10
23 77 (16.04%) Microsoft Office
24 76 (15.83%) DHCP
24 76 (15.83%) MS Exchange
25 73 (15.21%) VPN

McAfee
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 76 (15.83%) MS Exchange
2 30 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 29 (6.04%) IIS
4 24 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (2.29%) Skype for Business
8 9 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (1.46%) Apache
10 6 (1.25%) JBoss
10 6 (1.25%) WildFly
11 3 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.63%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 77 (16.04%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Teamcenter
1 3 (0.63%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 93 (19.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (18.13%) Office 365
3 59 (12.29%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (2.50%) IaaS
6 8 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.04%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.42%) Akamai
9 2 (0.42%) G Suite
9 2 (0.42%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.42%) SaaS
10 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 153 (31.88%) Firewall
2 103 (21.46%) WAN
3 80 (16.67%) DNS
4 79 (16.46%) LAN
5 76 (15.83%) DHCP
6 73 (15.21%) VPN
7 54 (11.25%) SAN
8 42 (8.75%) Network Security
8 42 (8.75%) TCP/IP
9 37 (7.71%) Internet
10 35 (7.29%) Wireless
11 33 (6.88%) Cisco IOS
12 26 (5.42%) Intrusion Detection
13 25 (5.21%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (4.58%) BGP
14 22 (4.58%) NAS
14 22 (4.58%) OSPF
15 18 (3.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 18 (3.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 17 (3.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.25%) MySQL
2 6 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (3.13%) MSI
2 9 (1.88%) SonarQube
3 8 (1.67%) JIRA
4 7 (1.46%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.25%) Metasploit
6 4 (0.83%) Toad
7 2 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.21%) AppScan
8 1 (0.21%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.21%) Hudson
8 1 (0.21%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.21%) Rational Team Concert
8 1 (0.21%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.21%) WinRunner
General
1 81 (16.88%) Finance
2 30 (6.25%) Banking
3 17 (3.54%) Back Office
4 14 (2.92%) Spanish Language
5 12 (2.50%) Law
6 7 (1.46%) Retail
7 6 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.25%) Military
7 6 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.83%) Advertising
10 3 (0.63%) International Banking
10 3 (0.63%) Legal
10 3 (0.63%) Publishing
11 2 (0.42%) Electronics
11 2 (0.42%) Marketing
11 2 (0.42%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) German Language
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (16.04%) Analyst
2 67 (13.96%) Network Engineer
3 46 (9.58%) Support Engineer
4 45 (9.38%) Architect
5 44 (9.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 41 (8.54%) Consultant
7 33 (6.88%) Support Analyst
8 27 (5.63%) Security Architect
9 25 (5.21%) Security Engineer
10 23 (4.79%) IT Support
11 21 (4.38%) 2nd Line Support
12 20 (4.17%) Implementation Engineer
13 18 (3.75%) Network Implementation Engineer
14 17 (3.54%) Design Engineer
14 17 (3.54%) Desktop Support
14 17 (3.54%) Network Design Engineer
14 17 (3.54%) Wintel Engineer
15 16 (3.33%) IT Analyst
15 16 (3.33%) Technical Leader
16 15 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.17%) LDAP
2 17 (3.54%) Web Services
3 10 (2.08%) ADSI
4 6 (1.25%) Middleware
5 4 (0.83%) WAP
6 3 (0.63%) REST
7 2 (0.42%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.21%) Kafka
8 1 (0.21%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.21%) SAML
8 1 (0.21%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.04%) Data Centre
2 40 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (7.92%) PKI
4 34 (7.08%) Management Information System
5 31 (6.46%) Clustering
6 27 (5.63%) Blackberry
7 24 (5.00%) Computer Science
8 18 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (2.92%) Driving Licence
10 12 (2.50%) iPhone
11 11 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 9 (1.88%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (1.88%) iPad
14 8 (1.67%) Client/Server
15 6 (1.25%) CMDB
16 5 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (1.04%) Fat Client
16 5 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
16 5 (1.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 284 (59.17%) Windows
2 161 (33.54%) Windows Server
3 82 (17.08%) Windows 7
4 80 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (16.25%) Windows 10
7 54 (11.25%) Linux
8 45 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (5.83%) Unix
10 25 (5.21%) Solaris
11 24 (5.00%) Android
12 16 (3.33%) Mac OS X
13 15 (3.13%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.46%) AIX
14 7 (1.46%) Windows NT
14 7 (1.46%) Windows XP
15 6 (1.25%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (1.25%) Windows 8
15 6 (1.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (26.88%) ITIL
2 58 (12.08%) Problem-Solving
3 50 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 41 (8.54%) ITIL V3
5 33 (6.88%) Information Security
5 33 (6.88%) Service Management
6 32 (6.67%) Change Management
7 31 (6.46%) Service Delivery
8 30 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
9 29 (6.04%) Incident Management
9 29 (6.04%) Patch Management
9 29 (6.04%) SIEM
9 29 (6.04%) Vulnerability Management
10 28 (5.83%) Cybersecurity
11 25 (5.21%) Network Load Balancing
12 24 (5.00%) Migration
13 23 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (4.79%) Network Design
14 21 (4.38%) Security Operations
15 20 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (17.71%) PowerShell
2 48 (10.00%) SQL
3 14 (2.92%) C
3 14 (2.92%) VB
4 13 (2.71%) VBScript
5 10 (2.08%) Java
6 4 (0.83%) C#
6 4 (0.83%) Perl
7 3 (0.63%) Python
7 3 (0.63%) VBA
8 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.42%) Ruby
9 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 148 (30.83%) Security Cleared
2 106 (22.08%) SC Cleared
3 58 (12.08%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (11.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (10.63%) DV Cleared
6 43 (8.96%) CISSP
7 39 (8.13%) Degree
8 30 (6.25%) CCNP
9 27 (5.63%) MCSA
10 25 (5.21%) MCSE
11 23 (4.79%) CISM
12 21 (4.38%) CISA
13 20 (4.17%) CCNA
14 17 (3.54%) CCIE
15 15 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
16 14 (2.92%) BPSS Clearance
17 11 (2.29%) Check Point Certification
18 10 (2.08%) CREST Certified
19 9 (1.88%) IISP
20 8 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.63%) SLA
2 25 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (4.17%) QA
4 12 (2.50%) HIPAA
5 10 (2.08%) GDPR
5 10 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (1.88%) ISAE 3402
6 9 (1.88%) ISO 22301
6 9 (1.88%) ISO 31000
6 9 (1.88%) ISO 9001
6 9 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 9 (1.88%) PCI DSS
7 7 (1.46%) JSP 440
8 5 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (1.04%) RMADS
9 2 (0.42%) PSD2
10 1 (0.21%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.21%) NIST 800
System Software
1 225 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 108 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (9.79%) VMware ESXi
4 35 (7.29%) Hyper-V
5 31 (6.46%) vSphere
6 28 (5.83%) BitLocker
7 19 (3.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (3.54%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (2.92%) XenApp
10 13 (2.71%) XenDesktop
11 12 (2.50%) VMware NSX
11 12 (2.50%) XenServer
12 9 (1.88%) Virtual Desktop
12 9 (1.88%) VMware Server
13 8 (1.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (1.46%) VirtualBox
15 5 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
16 4 (0.83%) DFS Replication
16 4 (0.83%) ISA Server
16 4 (0.83%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 151 (31.46%) McAfee ePO
2 86 (17.92%) SCCM
3 53 (11.04%) WSUS
4 26 (5.42%) SCOM
5 25 (5.21%) FortiGate
6 23 (4.79%) Backup Exec
6 23 (4.79%) vCenter Server
7 17 (3.54%) NetBackup
8 16 (3.33%) AirWatch
8 16 (3.33%) Nessus
9 13 (2.71%) Norton AntiVirus
10 12 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 11 (2.29%) Microsoft Clustering
12 9 (1.88%) Trend Micro Deep Security
12 9 (1.88%) XenMobile
13 8 (1.67%) RSA enVision
13 8 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 6 (1.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 6 (1.25%) Netcool
14 6 (1.25%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 201 (41.88%) Microsoft
2 168 (35.00%) Cisco
3 129 (26.88%) VMware
4 94 (19.58%) Citrix
5 85 (17.71%) CheckPoint
6 56 (11.67%) F5
6 56 (11.67%) HP
7 51 (10.63%) Juniper
8 49 (10.21%) Oracle
9 45 (9.38%) Symantec
10 44 (9.17%) Splunk
11 35 (7.29%) Ivanti
12 34 (7.08%) Blue Coat
12 34 (7.08%) IBM
13 33 (6.88%) Fortinet
14 31 (6.46%) Sophos
15 30 (6.25%) Veeam
16 27 (5.63%) Palo Alto
17 25 (5.21%) Aruba
17 25 (5.21%) Qualys