Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 491 495 502
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 -41
Contract jobs citing McAfee 407 411 402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.93% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 266 237
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £161 £199 £163
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 27 45
England median hourly rate £14.22 £15.43 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.84% -2.68% +9.31%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.15 £11.50
90th Percentile £32.50 £76.00 £28.75
UK median hourly rate £14.22 £15.43 £15.85
% change year-on-year -7.84% -2.68% +9.31%

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 40589 43972 44998
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.79% 45.19% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25446 27172 27041
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £245 £245 £226
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1360 1545 1935
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
South East +15 116 £375 +3.73% 1
London +6 106 £475 +18.75% 11
Midlands +21 64 £415 +7.03% 7
West Midlands +37 60 £416 +0.79% 5
North of England +1 53 £425 +4.10% 1
South West -13 37 £313 -28.98% 1
East of England +9 33 £285 -28.75%
Yorkshire +21 30 £475 +5.56%
North West -14 20 £425 - 1
East Midlands -14 4 £300 -9.77% 2
North East +52 3 £223 +1.14%
McAfee
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 England region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 241 (59.21%) Windows
2 191 (46.93%) Active Directory
3 159 (39.07%) Microsoft
4 158 (38.82%) Firewall
5 130 (31.94%) Cisco
6 120 (29.48%) McAfee ePO
7 116 (28.50%) Security Cleared
8 108 (26.54%) Windows Server
9 105 (25.80%) VMware
10 84 (20.64%) Information Security
11 77 (18.92%) HP
11 77 (18.92%) PowerShell
12 76 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 76 (18.67%) DV Cleared
13 75 (18.43%) SCCM
14 73 (17.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 72 (17.69%) SIEM
16 70 (17.20%) CheckPoint
16 70 (17.20%) ITIL
16 70 (17.20%) Linux
17 68 (16.71%) VPN
17 68 (16.71%) Symantec
18 66 (16.22%) SC Cleared
19 64 (15.72%) MS Exchange
20 63 (15.48%) Citrix
21 61 (14.99%) Finance
21 61 (14.99%) Windows Server 2012
22 60 (14.74%) SQL
23 56 (13.76%) DNS
24 54 (13.27%) WAN

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 64 (15.72%) MS Exchange
2 39 (9.58%) SharePoint
3 27 (6.63%) IIS
4 21 (5.16%) Skype for Business
5 14 (3.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (3.44%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.21%) JBoss
7 9 (2.21%) WildFly
8 7 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.98%) Drupal
9 4 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.98%) WordPress
10 3 (0.74%) Documentum
10 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.49%) Apache
11 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (4.91%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 50 (12.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (12.04%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (12.04%) Office 365
3 5 (1.23%) G Suite
4 4 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.98%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.74%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.49%) Cloudflare
6 2 (0.49%) IaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Akamai
7 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 158 (38.82%) Firewall
2 68 (16.71%) VPN
3 56 (13.76%) DNS
4 54 (13.27%) WAN
5 42 (10.32%) Wireless
6 39 (9.58%) Cisco ASA
7 38 (9.34%) Internet
8 34 (8.35%) DHCP
9 32 (7.86%) Network Security
10 31 (7.62%) SAN
11 29 (7.13%) Intrusion Detection
11 29 (7.13%) LAN
12 27 (6.63%) TCP/IP
13 20 (4.91%) LDAP
13 20 (4.91%) Skype
14 18 (4.42%) SSL
15 17 (4.18%) OSPF
15 17 (4.18%) VoIP
16 13 (3.19%) BGP
16 13 (3.19%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.98%) DB2
4 4 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.25%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (4.42%) MSI
2 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) Toad
General
1 61 (14.99%) Finance
2 19 (4.67%) Banking
3 14 (3.44%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.47%) Law
5 5 (1.23%) Legal
5 5 (1.23%) Retail Banking
6 4 (0.98%) Back Office
6 4 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.98%) Retail
7 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.49%) Marketing
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Local Government
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (21.38%) Analyst
2 54 (13.27%) Security Analyst
3 48 (11.79%) Network Engineer
4 36 (8.85%) Security Engineer
5 28 (6.88%) Administrator
5 28 (6.88%) Support Engineer
6 24 (5.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 23 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (4.42%) Cisco Engineer
8 18 (4.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 18 (4.42%) Implementation Engineer
8 18 (4.42%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 17 (4.18%) Technical Analyst
10 16 (3.93%) Security Specialist
11 15 (3.69%) Architect
11 15 (3.69%) Information Analyst
11 15 (3.69%) Information Security Analyst
12 14 (3.44%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (3.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.93%) Web Services
2 11 (2.70%) 802.1X
3 10 (2.46%) Middleware
4 8 (1.97%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (1.47%) .NET
6 4 (0.98%) HTML
6 4 (0.98%) Regular Expression
7 3 (0.74%) CSS
7 3 (0.74%) WPF
8 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.39%) Clustering
3 19 (4.67%) Blackberry
3 19 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.42%) PKI
5 15 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.69%) Replication
6 11 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.70%) Fat Client
6 11 (2.70%) Thin Client
7 10 (2.46%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.21%) Cyber Attack
8 9 (2.21%) Security Operations Centre
9 8 (1.97%) NHS
9 8 (1.97%) RSA SecurID
10 7 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (1.23%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.74%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 241 (59.21%) Windows
2 108 (26.54%) Windows Server
3 73 (17.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (17.20%) Linux
5 61 (14.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (12.29%) Unix
7 40 (9.83%) Windows 7
8 36 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (5.41%) Windows 10
10 19 (4.67%) Solaris
11 17 (4.18%) Windows Vista
11 17 (4.18%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.97%) Android
12 8 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.23%) SUSE
14 4 (0.98%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.98%) CentOS
14 4 (0.98%) HPUX
15 3 (0.74%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (20.64%) Information Security
2 72 (17.69%) SIEM
3 70 (17.20%) ITIL
4 44 (10.81%) Security Operations
5 39 (9.58%) Cybersecurity
6 33 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 32 (7.86%) Security Monitoring
8 30 (7.37%) Change Management
9 28 (6.88%) WAN Optimisation
10 25 (6.14%) Patch Management
10 25 (6.14%) Service Management
11 23 (5.65%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 22 (5.41%) Software Deployment
12 22 (5.41%) Software Distribution
12 22 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 21 (5.16%) Configuration Management
13 21 (5.16%) ITIL V3
14 20 (4.91%) Network Design
15 19 (4.67%) Data Loss Prevention
16 18 (4.42%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (18.92%) PowerShell
2 60 (14.74%) SQL
3 20 (4.91%) VBScript
4 15 (3.69%) Python
5 12 (2.95%) Java
6 10 (2.46%) Perl
7 8 (1.97%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.23%) Ruby
8 5 (1.23%) VB
9 3 (0.74%) C
9 3 (0.74%) C#
9 3 (0.74%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 116 (28.50%) Security Cleared
2 76 (18.67%) DV Cleared
3 66 (16.22%) SC Cleared
4 51 (12.53%) CISSP
5 39 (9.58%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (5.65%) Degree
7 18 (4.42%) CISM
8 17 (4.18%) CCNP
8 17 (4.18%) SANS
9 16 (3.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (3.69%) GIAC
11 13 (3.19%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 11 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (2.70%) MCSE
13 10 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
13 10 (2.46%) GCIA
13 10 (2.46%) GCIH
13 10 (2.46%) SSCP
14 7 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
15 6 (1.47%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (3.93%) PCI DSS
3 15 (3.69%) QA
4 14 (3.44%) SLA
5 12 (2.95%) NIST 800
6 8 (1.97%) GDPR
7 4 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (0.74%) COBIT
8 3 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 191 (46.93%) Active Directory
2 76 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (7.62%) VMware ESXi
4 29 (7.13%) vSphere
5 28 (6.88%) Hyper-V
6 17 (4.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 15 (3.69%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (3.44%) BitLocker
9 11 (2.70%) XenApp
10 10 (2.46%) Terminal Services
10 10 (2.46%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (1.72%) ProxySG
12 6 (1.47%) DFS Replication
12 6 (1.47%) Sendmail
13 5 (1.23%) NFS
14 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
16 2 (0.49%) VMware NSX
17 1 (0.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 120 (29.48%) McAfee ePO
2 75 (18.43%) SCCM
3 35 (8.60%) WSUS
4 34 (8.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 31 (7.62%) Norton AntiVirus
6 30 (7.37%) NetBackup
7 24 (5.90%) SCOM
8 23 (5.65%) FortiGate
9 17 (4.18%) Nessus
10 15 (3.69%) Netcool
11 14 (3.44%) Nexpose
12 10 (2.46%) SafeCom
12 10 (2.46%) vCenter Server
13 9 (2.21%) QRadar
14 8 (1.97%) Backup Exec
14 8 (1.97%) Nmap
15 7 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 7 (1.72%) Nagios
16 6 (1.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 6 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 159 (39.07%) Microsoft
2 130 (31.94%) Cisco
3 105 (25.80%) VMware
4 77 (18.92%) HP
5 70 (17.20%) CheckPoint
6 68 (16.71%) Symantec
7 63 (15.48%) Citrix
8 52 (12.78%) Oracle
9 48 (11.79%) Blue Coat
10 45 (11.06%) Lumension
11 44 (10.81%) Splunk
12 39 (9.58%) Juniper
13 36 (8.85%) NetApp
14 33 (8.11%) Fortinet
15 31 (7.62%) FireEye
16 30 (7.37%) Intel
16 30 (7.37%) Palo Alto
17 28 (6.88%) F5
18 27 (6.63%) ArcSight
19 25 (6.14%) IBM