Period
to 23 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 458 532 508
Rank change year-on-year +74 -24 -57
Contract jobs citing McAfee 428 280 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 0.75% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 164 225
England median daily rate £425 £378 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% -2.58% +6.76%
10th Percentile £216 £221 £185
90th Percentile £550 £550 £545
UK median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.33% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 28
England median hourly rate £29.50 £12.00 £24.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +145.83% -51.10% +71.05%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.03
90th Percentile £56.25 £18.18 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £37.70 £12.00 £24.54
% change year-on-year +214.13% -51.10% +75.27%

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 38,159 37,133 43,341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.70% 44.01% 44.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,855 22,921 26,927
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £603 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,381 1,272 1,492
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £18.50
% change year-on-year +0.32% -5.70% +5.71%

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 June 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 June 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 June 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 -2 131 £430 +1.18% 23
South East -15 103 £363 -2.03% 6
Midlands +25 75 £485 +46.97% 8
North of England +12 68 £285 -8.87% 5
West Midlands +5 48 £485 +19.38% 5
South West +5 33 £390 -17.89% 14
East Midlands +17 26 £475 +43.94% 3
Yorkshire -9 26 £450 - 1
North East +22 21 £260 +16.85%
North West -9 21 £298 -1.00% 4
East of England +4 17 £675 +170.00% 5
McAfee
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 225 (52.57%) Windows
2 198 (46.26%) Active Directory
3 158 (36.92%) Microsoft
4 149 (34.81%) Security Cleared
5 147 (34.35%) Firewall
6 128 (29.91%) Cisco
7 125 (29.21%) Windows Server
8 118 (27.57%) McAfee ePO
9 113 (26.40%) VMware
10 103 (24.07%) ITIL
11 102 (23.83%) SC Cleared
12 94 (21.96%) Citrix
13 93 (21.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 93 (21.73%) PowerShell
14 91 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
15 81 (18.93%) SCCM
16 79 (18.46%) VPN
17 74 (17.29%) SQL
18 73 (17.06%) WAN
19 72 (16.82%) CheckPoint
20 70 (16.36%) MS Exchange
21 69 (16.12%) Office 365
22 66 (15.42%) Data Centre
22 66 (15.42%) Microsoft Azure
23 62 (14.49%) Windows Server 2012
24 61 (14.25%) Oracle
25 59 (13.79%) Finance
26 57 (13.32%) DNS
27 56 (13.08%) Windows 7
27 56 (13.08%) DV Cleared

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 70 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 24 (5.61%) IIS
3 16 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (3.50%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (2.57%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (1.40%) Apache
8 6 (1.40%) Confluence
9 5 (1.17%) JBoss
9 5 (1.17%) WildFly
10 3 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 47 (10.98%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.40%) HipChat
3 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.47%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 69 (16.12%) Office 365
2 66 (15.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.74%) IaaS
5 10 (2.34%) PaaS
6 7 (1.64%) SaaS
7 6 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.70%) G Suite
9 3 (0.70%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.47%) Yammer
11 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 147 (34.35%) Firewall
2 79 (18.46%) VPN
3 73 (17.06%) WAN
4 57 (13.32%) DNS
5 51 (11.92%) DHCP
6 48 (11.21%) Network Security
7 42 (9.81%) Wireless
8 40 (9.35%) LAN
9 38 (8.88%) Cisco ASA
9 38 (8.88%) SAN
10 21 (4.91%) Internet
11 18 (4.21%) BGP
11 18 (4.21%) OSPF
12 16 (3.74%) TCP/IP
13 14 (3.27%) Intrusion Detection
13 14 (3.27%) NetScaler
14 13 (3.04%) Cisco Firepower
15 11 (2.57%) HSRP
16 10 (2.34%) VLAN
17 9 (2.10%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.10%) MySQL
3 7 (1.64%) Big Data
4 6 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (1.17%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (5.61%) MSI
2 10 (2.34%) JIRA
3 5 (1.17%) Metasploit
3 5 (1.17%) SonarQube
4 3 (0.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.47%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.47%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.23%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.23%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.23%) Rational Team Concert
6 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.23%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.23%) WinDbg
General
1 59 (13.79%) Finance
2 33 (7.71%) Banking
3 10 (2.34%) Retail
4 7 (1.64%) Back Office
5 6 (1.40%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.93%) Local Government
6 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.70%) Advertising
7 3 (0.70%) International Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Legal
8 2 (0.47%) Military
8 2 (0.47%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.23%) French Language
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.23%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (13.55%) Analyst
2 56 (13.08%) Network Engineer
3 49 (11.45%) Architect
4 42 (9.81%) Consultant
5 34 (7.94%) Support Engineer
6 33 (7.71%) Design Engineer
7 32 (7.48%) Implementation Engineer
7 32 (7.48%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 31 (7.24%) Network Design Engineer
9 27 (6.31%) Security Architect
10 26 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 20 (4.67%) Cisco Engineer
11 20 (4.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 20 (4.67%) Cloud Engineer
11 20 (4.67%) Wintel Engineer
12 19 (4.44%) Cisco Design Engineer
12 19 (4.44%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
12 19 (4.44%) Firewall Engineer
13 18 (4.21%) Security Engineer
13 18 (4.21%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.74%) Web Services
2 11 (2.57%) LDAP
2 11 (2.57%) WAP
3 6 (1.40%) REST
4 5 (1.17%) ADSI
4 5 (1.17%) Anaconda
4 5 (1.17%) Middleware
5 4 (0.93%) SAML
6 3 (0.70%) .NET
6 3 (0.70%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.70%) JSON
6 3 (0.70%) OAuth
6 3 (0.70%) XML
7 2 (0.47%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.23%) Kafka
8 1 (0.23%) WPF
8 1 (0.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (15.42%) Data Centre
2 48 (11.21%) PKI
3 29 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.84%) Clustering
5 20 (4.67%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.74%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.57%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.57%) Cyberthreat
9 9 (2.10%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.40%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.17%) CMDB
11 5 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.17%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (1.17%) Smartcard
11 5 (1.17%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.93%) Fintech
12 4 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.93%) iPhone
13 2 (0.47%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 225 (52.57%) Windows
2 125 (29.21%) Windows Server
3 91 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (14.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (13.08%) Windows 7
6 52 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (9.58%) Windows 10
8 40 (9.35%) Linux
9 27 (6.31%) Unix
10 24 (5.61%) Android
11 20 (4.67%) Apple iOS
12 16 (3.74%) Windows Phone
12 16 (3.74%) Windows Phone 8
12 16 (3.74%) Windows Vista
13 13 (3.04%) Windows 8
14 12 (2.80%) Solaris
15 11 (2.57%) Windows XP
16 7 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (1.64%) Windows NT
17 6 (1.40%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (24.07%) ITIL
2 54 (12.62%) Problem-Solving
3 52 (12.15%) SIEM
4 48 (11.21%) Cybersecurity
5 42 (9.81%) Information Security
6 35 (8.18%) WAN Optimisation
7 32 (7.48%) Change Management
7 32 (7.48%) Incident Management
8 31 (7.24%) Network Design
9 25 (5.84%) ITIL V3
10 23 (5.37%) Change Control
11 21 (4.91%) Migration
11 21 (4.91%) Problem Management
12 20 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (4.67%) Project Management
13 19 (4.44%) Analytics
13 19 (4.44%) Patch Management
13 19 (4.44%) Security Operations
14 18 (4.21%) TOGAF
15 17 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (21.73%) PowerShell
2 74 (17.29%) SQL
3 20 (4.67%) VBScript
4 19 (4.44%) VB
5 11 (2.57%) C
6 10 (2.34%) Python
7 8 (1.87%) Java
8 4 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.93%) C#
9 3 (0.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 149 (34.81%) Security Cleared
2 102 (23.83%) SC Cleared
3 56 (13.08%) DV Cleared
4 49 (11.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (7.48%) Degree
7 30 (7.01%) CISSP
8 25 (5.84%) MCSE
9 20 (4.67%) CCNP
10 19 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
10 19 (4.44%) MCSA
11 17 (3.97%) CCIE
11 17 (3.97%) CCNA
12 16 (3.74%) CISA
13 13 (3.04%) Citrix Certification
14 12 (2.80%) TOGAF Certification
15 11 (2.57%) CISM
16 9 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
17 7 (1.64%) DBS Check
17 7 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.97%) SLA
2 16 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (3.74%) QA
3 13 (3.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 12 (2.80%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.87%) GDPR
6 6 (1.40%) HIPAA
6 6 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (1.17%) ISAE 3402
7 5 (1.17%) ISO 22301
7 5 (1.17%) ISO 31000
7 5 (1.17%) ISO 9001
7 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 5 (1.17%) RMADS
8 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.23%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.23%) PSD2
System Software
1 198 (46.26%) Active Directory
2 93 (21.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (9.81%) VMware ESXi
4 36 (8.41%) Hyper-V
5 24 (5.61%) vSphere
6 19 (4.44%) BitLocker
7 16 (3.74%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (3.50%) XenApp
9 14 (3.27%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (2.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 12 (2.80%) XenServer
11 8 (1.87%) XenDesktop
12 7 (1.64%) VirtualBox
12 7 (1.64%) VMware NSX
13 6 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (1.17%) Virtual Desktop
15 4 (0.93%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.70%) Snort
16 3 (0.70%) Terminal Services
17 2 (0.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 118 (27.57%) McAfee ePO
2 81 (18.93%) SCCM
3 39 (9.11%) WSUS
4 38 (8.88%) FortiGate
5 27 (6.31%) SCOM
6 23 (5.37%) AirWatch
7 18 (4.21%) NetBackup
7 18 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
8 17 (3.97%) Backup Exec
8 17 (3.97%) Nessus
9 16 (3.74%) SAP Afaria
9 16 (3.74%) vCenter Server
9 16 (3.74%) XenMobile
10 13 (3.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 8 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
12 7 (1.64%) QRadar
13 5 (1.17%) Netcool
13 5 (1.17%) SmoothWall
13 5 (1.17%) Trend Micro Deep Security
14 4 (0.93%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 158 (36.92%) Microsoft
2 128 (29.91%) Cisco
3 113 (26.40%) VMware
4 94 (21.96%) Citrix
5 72 (16.82%) CheckPoint
6 61 (14.25%) Oracle
7 47 (10.98%) HP
8 41 (9.58%) Symantec
9 36 (8.41%) Fortinet
10 34 (7.94%) Nokia
10 34 (7.94%) Splunk
11 32 (7.48%) Aruba
12 29 (6.78%) Juniper
13 25 (5.84%) IBM
14 24 (5.61%) Apple
14 24 (5.61%) Ivanti
15 23 (5.37%) ArcSight
16 22 (5.14%) Lumension
16 22 (5.14%) Palo Alto
17 21 (4.91%) F5