Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 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
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 495 447 477
Rank change year-on-year -48 +30 -4
Contract jobs citing McAfee 301 492 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.52% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 1.24% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 276 211
England median daily rate £400 £413 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -0.96% +11.07%
10th Percentile £146 £200 £150
90th Percentile £594 £538 £540
UK median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.32% -5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 40
England median hourly rate £15.85 £25.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.60% +100.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £53.55 £27.66
UK median hourly rate £21.15 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -15.40% +92.31% -37.29%

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 33,573 39,617 39,155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.05% 42.06% 43.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,282 24,781 24,344
England median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £630 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,215 1,504 1,267
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 +18 88 £400 +3.90% 22
North of England +27 69 £315 -16.00% 8
South West -10 55 £350 -20.00% 10
London -30 49 £475 +13.43% 8
North West +27 36 £300 -25.00% 6
Yorkshire +37 33 £350 -12.45% 1
Midlands -3 30 £500 +11.11% 11
West Midlands -7 20 £400 -11.11% 9
East Midlands +16 10 £540 +20.13% 2
East of England +33 7 £600 +84.62% 3
McAfee
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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.

1 183 (60.80%) Windows
2 117 (38.87%) Active Directory
3 103 (34.22%) Microsoft
4 102 (33.89%) Firewall
5 96 (31.89%) Cisco
6 82 (27.24%) Security Cleared
7 79 (26.25%) McAfee ePO
8 77 (25.58%) SCCM
9 76 (25.25%) VMware
10 63 (20.93%) Windows 10
10 63 (20.93%) Windows Server
11 61 (20.27%) ITIL
12 60 (19.93%) PowerShell
13 58 (19.27%) Office 365
14 56 (18.60%) LAN
15 54 (17.94%) Cisco Certification
15 54 (17.94%) Windows 7
16 50 (16.61%) Data Centre
17 49 (16.28%) WAN
17 49 (16.28%) Migration
18 47 (15.61%) Windows Server 2008
18 47 (15.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 43 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
19 43 (14.29%) Symantec
20 42 (13.95%) DNS
21 39 (12.96%) Linux
22 38 (12.62%) CCNA
22 38 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
23 37 (12.29%) SC Cleared
23 37 (12.29%) Citrix

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 36 (11.96%) MS Exchange
2 24 (7.97%) SharePoint
3 17 (5.65%) Skype for Business
4 16 (5.32%) IIS
5 10 (3.32%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (2.66%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.33%) Apache
9 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.66%) JBoss
9 5 (1.66%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.33%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (10.63%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.33%) Acrobat
3 4 (1.33%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 58 (19.27%) Office 365
2 36 (11.96%) Azure
3 22 (7.31%) AWS
4 8 (2.66%) SaaS
5 7 (2.33%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.66%) Azure Stack
6 2 (0.66%) IaaS
6 2 (0.66%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.66%) Yammer
7 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (33.89%) Firewall
2 56 (18.60%) LAN
3 49 (16.28%) WAN
4 42 (13.95%) DNS
5 35 (11.63%) TCP/IP
6 33 (10.96%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (10.96%) VPN
7 32 (10.63%) DHCP
8 31 (10.30%) Network Security
9 24 (7.97%) Internet
10 17 (5.65%) Cisco IOS
10 17 (5.65%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (4.98%) SAN
11 15 (4.98%) VLAN
12 14 (4.65%) OSPF
13 13 (4.32%) BGP
14 12 (3.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 12 (3.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 12 (3.99%) HSRP
14 12 (3.99%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.33%) MySQL
2 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (1.00%) DB2
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.33%) Big Data
4 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (5.32%) MSI
2 10 (3.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (2.33%) InstallShield
3 7 (2.33%) WinDbg
4 2 (0.66%) Burp Suite
4 2 (0.66%) JIRA
5 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.33%) JMeter
5 1 (0.33%) Selenium
5 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (10.96%) Finance
2 24 (7.97%) Public Sector
3 23 (7.64%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.98%) Retail
5 13 (4.32%) Local Government
6 10 (3.32%) Publishing
7 9 (2.99%) Banking
8 6 (1.99%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.33%) Military
10 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (12.62%) Network Engineer
2 33 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (10.30%) Analyst
4 23 (7.64%) Architect
5 21 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 18 (5.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 16 (5.32%) Security Engineer
8 14 (4.65%) Consultant
9 13 (4.32%) Security Architect
10 11 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (3.32%) Operations Engineer
11 10 (3.32%) Security Analyst
11 10 (3.32%) Security Consultant
11 10 (3.32%) Server Engineer
11 10 (3.32%) Service Analyst
11 10 (3.32%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (3.32%) Support Technician
11 10 (3.32%) Windows Engineer
12 9 (2.99%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.66%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.66%) J2EE
2 5 (1.66%) Middleware
3 4 (1.33%) Web Services
4 3 (1.00%) LDAP
5 2 (0.66%) SAML
6 1 (0.33%) CSS
6 1 (0.33%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.33%) Flash
6 1 (0.33%) HTML
6 1 (0.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.61%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.64%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (5.65%) PKI
5 14 (4.65%) Driving Licence
6 10 (3.32%) Clustering
6 10 (3.32%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.33%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.33%) Smartphone
7 7 (2.33%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.99%) Replication
8 6 (1.99%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.00%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.00%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.00%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.66%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 183 (60.80%) Windows
2 63 (20.93%) Windows 10
2 63 (20.93%) Windows Server
3 54 (17.94%) Windows 7
4 47 (15.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (12.96%) Linux
6 38 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.99%) Android
9 8 (2.66%) Unix
9 8 (2.66%) Windows XP
10 7 (2.33%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.66%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.33%) CentOS
12 4 (1.33%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.33%) Solaris
13 3 (1.00%) Check Point GAiA
14 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.66%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.27%) ITIL
2 49 (16.28%) Migration
3 47 (15.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 43 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (10.63%) Information Security
6 29 (9.63%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (7.31%) Security Operations
8 21 (6.98%) Service Delivery
9 20 (6.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (6.64%) Service Management
9 20 (6.64%) SIEM
10 19 (6.31%) Customer Requirements
10 19 (6.31%) Data Loss Prevention
11 18 (5.98%) Change Management
12 17 (5.65%) Patch Management
13 16 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (5.32%) Vulnerability Management
14 15 (4.98%) Security Monitoring
15 14 (4.65%) Change Control
15 14 (4.65%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 60 (19.93%) PowerShell
2 22 (7.31%) SQL
3 11 (3.65%) VBScript
4 8 (2.66%) C
5 5 (1.66%) Perl
6 4 (1.33%) Java
6 4 (1.33%) Python
7 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 82 (27.24%) Security Cleared
2 54 (17.94%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (12.62%) CCNA
4 37 (12.29%) SC Cleared
5 32 (10.63%) DV Cleared
6 30 (9.97%) CCNP
7 19 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (5.98%) CISSP
9 12 (3.99%) Degree
10 7 (2.33%) MCSA
11 6 (1.99%) CCIE
12 5 (1.66%) CESG Certified Professional
12 5 (1.66%) GIAC
12 5 (1.66%) GNVQ
12 5 (1.66%) MCP
12 5 (1.66%) MCSE
12 5 (1.66%) SANS
13 4 (1.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 4 (1.33%) CCSE
13 4 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.31%) SLA
2 10 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.33%) GDPR
3 7 (2.33%) NIST
4 6 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (1.66%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.33%) COBIT
7 3 (1.00%) GLBA
7 3 (1.00%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.66%) QA
9 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 117 (38.87%) Active Directory
2 36 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (7.31%) XenApp
4 20 (6.64%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (4.32%) XenDesktop
6 11 (3.65%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.99%) DFS Replication
8 8 (2.66%) BitLocker
8 8 (2.66%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (2.33%) ProxySG
9 7 (2.33%) vSphere
10 6 (1.99%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (1.66%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.33%) vCloud
12 4 (1.33%) Xen
13 3 (1.00%) Firmware
13 3 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 79 (26.25%) McAfee ePO
2 77 (25.58%) SCCM
3 25 (8.31%) SCOM
4 16 (5.32%) WSUS
5 14 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (3.99%) CASB
6 12 (3.99%) Nessus
6 12 (3.99%) vCenter Server
7 10 (3.32%) QRadar
7 10 (3.32%) Single Sign-On
8 9 (2.99%) FortiGate
9 8 (2.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (2.33%) Backup Exec
10 7 (2.33%) Perfmon
10 7 (2.33%) XenMobile
11 6 (1.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 5 (1.66%) AirWatch
12 5 (1.66%) IBM BigFix
13 4 (1.33%) Jamf Pro
13 4 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 103 (34.22%) Microsoft
2 96 (31.89%) Cisco
3 76 (25.25%) VMware
4 43 (14.29%) Symantec
5 37 (12.29%) Citrix
6 35 (11.63%) F5
7 31 (10.30%) CheckPoint
8 30 (9.97%) HP
9 28 (9.30%) Palo Alto
10 25 (8.31%) Juniper
11 23 (7.64%) Ivanti
12 22 (7.31%) Blue Coat
13 17 (5.65%) Riverbed
14 16 (5.32%) Fortinet
15 15 (4.98%) Lumension
16 14 (4.65%) Forcepoint
16 14 (4.65%) Oracle
17 13 (4.32%) Sophos
18 11 (3.65%) Dell
19 10 (3.32%) Adobe