Period
to 22 September 2020

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 22 September 2020 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
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 399 524 455
Rank change year-on-year +125 -69 +59
Contract jobs citing McAfee 84 275 484
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.34% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.80% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 169 272
Median daily rate £488 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £331 £149 £200
90th Percentile £695 £600 £538
UK median daily rate £500 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +25.00% +5.39% -5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 35 38
Median hourly rate £43.75 £15.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +182.26% -38.00% +108.33%
10th Percentile £41.38 £12.00 £13.43
90th Percentile £47.13 £42.00 £52.68
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £15.85 £27.25
% change year-on-year +176.03% -41.84% +127.10%

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 11,486 34,259 39,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 44.34% 42.87% 41.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,092 21,674 24,501
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 1,225 1,499
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £12.49 £11.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.78 £53.75 £47.00
Median hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +55.00% +14.29% -

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in England

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing McAfee in England.

Daily rate trend for McAfee in England

McAfee
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing McAfee in England over the 6 months to 22 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for McAfee in England

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing McAfee in England.

Hourly rate trend 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 22 September 2020. 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 +200 41 £531 +6.25% 3
South East +143 20 £488 +21.88% 7
North of England +88 13 £344 +9.13% 2
North West +68 12 £325 +8.33% 1
South West +61 7 £400 +18.52% 3
Midlands +83 3 £380 -27.83% 9
East Midlands +61 3 £380 -28.64% 1
Yorkshire +57 1 £450 +24.14%
McAfee
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, 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 53 (63.10%) Windows
2 40 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 39 (46.43%) Active Directory
4 36 (42.86%) VMware
5 29 (34.52%) Azure
6 27 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (29.76%) SCCM
8 23 (27.38%) Linux
9 22 (26.19%) Firewall
9 22 (26.19%) CyberArk
10 21 (25.00%) ArcSight
10 21 (25.00%) Cisco
11 20 (23.81%) McAfee ePO
11 20 (23.81%) Windows Server
12 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
12 19 (22.62%) SQL Server
13 18 (21.43%) Finance
13 18 (21.43%) PowerShell
14 17 (20.24%) Qualys
15 16 (19.05%) Windows 10
15 16 (19.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 16 (19.05%) SIEM
15 16 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
16 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (17.86%) vSphere
16 15 (17.86%) Symantec
17 14 (16.67%) Unix
17 14 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
17 14 (16.67%) Patch Management
18 13 (15.48%) Skype

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 7 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.76%) IIS
4 3 (3.57%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.38%) Apache
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.38%) nginx
5 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (34.52%) Azure
2 14 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 11 (13.10%) Office 365
4 9 (10.71%) AWS
5 4 (4.76%) IaaS
5 4 (4.76%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.38%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.19%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.19%) PaaS
7 1 (1.19%) SaaS
7 1 (1.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.19%) Firewall
2 13 (15.48%) Skype
3 12 (14.29%) DNS
3 12 (14.29%) VoIP
4 11 (13.10%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 8 (9.52%) DHCP
6 8 (9.52%) IPsec
6 8 (9.52%) SAN
6 8 (9.52%) WAN
7 5 (5.95%) LAN
7 5 (5.95%) Network Security
8 4 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (4.76%) HTTP
8 4 (4.76%) HTTPS
9 3 (3.57%) Cisco Firepower
9 3 (3.57%) Ethernet
9 3 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) ClearCase
1 3 (3.57%) ClearQuest
1 3 (3.57%) MSI
1 3 (3.57%) SonarQube
2 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.38%) Maven
3 1 (1.19%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.19%) AppScan
3 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.57%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Local Government
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Architect
2 14 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) CyberArk Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) DevSecOps Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) ArcSight Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Digital Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Security Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Security Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) SailPoint
2 3 (3.57%) LDAP
3 2 (2.38%) Middleware
3 2 (2.38%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.19%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.33%) PKI
3 5 (5.95%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.57%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (3.57%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.38%) Clustering
6 2 (2.38%) Replication
7 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (63.10%) Windows
2 23 (27.38%) Linux
3 20 (23.81%) Windows Server
4 16 (19.05%) Windows 10
5 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (16.67%) Unix
7 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.57%) AIX
10 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.38%) Android
11 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.19%) CentOS
12 1 (1.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
1 16 (19.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 16 (19.05%) SIEM
2 14 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 12 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
3 12 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 10 (11.90%) DevOps
4 10 (11.90%) DevSecOps
4 10 (11.90%) Security Operations
5 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.71%) Information Security
5 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (9.52%) ITIL
6 8 (9.52%) Migration
7 7 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (8.33%) Secure Coding
7 7 (8.33%) Security Architecture
7 7 (8.33%) Threat Modelling
7 7 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (5.95%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.76%) VB
2 4 (4.76%) VBScript
3 3 (3.57%) C
4 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.38%) Perl
4 2 (2.38%) Python
4 2 (2.38%) Ruby
4 2 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.76%) Degree
5 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.38%) CISA
6 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.38%) CISM
6 2 (2.38%) CISSP
6 2 (2.38%) IISP
6 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.19%) CCIE
7 1 (1.19%) CCNA
7 1 (1.19%) CCNP
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.19%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.19%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.57%) GDPR
2 3 (3.57%) ISAE 3402
2 3 (3.57%) ISO 22301
2 3 (3.57%) ISO 31000
2 3 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 3 (3.57%) NIST
2 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.38%) QA
3 2 (2.38%) SLA
4 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 39 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 27 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (17.86%) vSphere
4 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.76%) XenApp
5 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.57%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.38%) Docker
6 2 (2.38%) Varnish
7 1 (1.19%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 1 (1.19%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.19%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.19%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 25 (29.76%) SCCM
2 20 (23.81%) McAfee ePO
3 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Intune
4 12 (14.29%) SCOM
5 9 (10.71%) WSUS
6 6 (7.14%) Kubernetes
7 4 (4.76%) Nessus
7 4 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (4.76%) Tivoli
8 3 (3.57%) IBM Guardium
8 3 (3.57%) Terraform
8 3 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 2 (2.38%) Ansible
9 2 (2.38%) Grafana
9 2 (2.38%) Kibana
9 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (2.38%) Rundeck
9 2 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (2.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 40 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 36 (42.86%) VMware
3 22 (26.19%) CyberArk
4 21 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 21 (25.00%) Cisco
5 17 (20.24%) Qualys
6 15 (17.86%) Symantec
7 10 (11.90%) Citrix
8 8 (9.52%) F5
8 8 (9.52%) SolarWinds
9 7 (8.33%) Juniper
10 6 (7.14%) Axway
10 6 (7.14%) FireEye
10 6 (7.14%) IBM
10 6 (7.14%) Oracle
10 6 (7.14%) Splunk
11 5 (5.95%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (5.95%) CheckPoint
12 4 (4.76%) Imperva
12 4 (4.76%) Red Hat