Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 468 565 471
Rank change year-on-year +97 -94 +55
Contract jobs citing McAfee 140 268 435
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.32% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.75% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 143 259
Median daily rate £400 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £261 £181 £250
90th Percentile £551 £566 £551
UK median daily rate £413 £440 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% +10.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 52 31
Median hourly rate £23.75 £12.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.92% -46.67% +87.50%
10th Percentile £15.04 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £33.88 £46.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £14.11 £25.01
% change year-on-year +130.29% -43.56% +108.38%

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 18,546 35,629 38,245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.02% 42.51% 41.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,154 22,452 23,937
Median daily rate £450 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £230 £263 £250
90th Percentile £666 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £460 £450
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 1,173 1,356
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.01 £10.80
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £17.50
% change year-on-year +9.63% +6.86% -

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 24 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing McAfee in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

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 24 May 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
South East +68 40 £433 -1.70% 4
North of England +75 37 £350 -17.65% 4
London +136 30 £450 - 2
Yorkshire +65 26 £350 -15.15% 3
South West +22 15 £413 +32.00%
Midlands +56 13 £380 -12.64% 7
North West +42 11 £325 -23.53%
East Midlands +46 9 £380 +16.92% 1
East of England +58 5 - -
West Midlands +48 4 £445 -6.56% 6
McAfee
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 81 (57.86%) Windows
2 67 (47.86%) Active Directory
3 59 (42.14%) Microsoft
4 58 (41.43%) VMware
5 57 (40.71%) McAfee ePO
6 45 (32.14%) Office 365
7 37 (26.43%) Azure
8 36 (25.71%) Windows Server
9 35 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 34 (24.29%) Firewall
11 33 (23.57%) SCCM
11 33 (23.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (23.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 30 (21.43%) Cisco
12 30 (21.43%) Linux
13 29 (20.71%) Security Cleared
14 28 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (19.29%) Citrix
16 26 (18.57%) Windows 7
16 26 (18.57%) Windows Server 2016
17 25 (17.86%) AWS
17 25 (17.86%) Finance
18 24 (17.14%) VMware ESXi
19 23 (16.43%) Data Centre
19 23 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
20 22 (15.71%) SQL
20 22 (15.71%) Symantec
21 21 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 20 (14.29%) Windows 10
22 20 (14.29%) XenApp

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 15 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.57%) IBM Notes
4 4 (2.86%) IIS
4 4 (2.86%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.43%) CMS
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.71%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 45 (32.14%) Office 365
2 37 (26.43%) Azure
3 25 (17.86%) AWS
4 10 (7.14%) OneDrive
5 5 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.86%) Yammer
7 2 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.43%) Datadog
8 1 (0.71%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.29%) Firewall
2 17 (12.14%) WAN
3 15 (10.71%) DNS
3 15 (10.71%) LAN
4 12 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (7.86%) SAN
6 9 (6.43%) NetScaler
7 8 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (5.00%) Network Security
9 6 (4.29%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (4.29%) DHCP
9 6 (4.29%) TCP/IP
9 6 (4.29%) VPN
10 5 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (3.57%) Skype
11 4 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (2.86%) IPsec
11 4 (2.86%) VLAN
11 4 (2.86%) Wireless
12 3 (2.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.71%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.43%) MSI
2 4 (2.86%) ClearCase
2 4 (2.86%) ClearQuest
3 3 (2.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.43%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.71%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.71%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.71%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.71%) Toad
General
1 25 (17.86%) Finance
2 14 (10.00%) Retail
3 9 (6.43%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.14%) Law
4 3 (2.14%) Publishing
5 2 (1.43%) Banking
5 2 (1.43%) Local Government
5 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (20.71%) Network Engineer
2 19 (13.57%) Security Engineer
3 15 (10.71%) Analyst
4 14 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (8.57%) Architect
6 9 (6.43%) Citrix Specialist
7 8 (5.71%) Network Architect
7 8 (5.71%) Security Analyst
8 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 7 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) IT Support
10 5 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Senior Architect
10 5 (3.57%) Senior Network Architect
10 5 (3.57%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.57%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.14%) LDAP
2 2 (1.43%) ADSI
2 2 (1.43%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.43%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.71%) PKI
3 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.29%) Clustering
5 4 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.43%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.43%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.71%) CCTV
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.71%) Replication
7 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 81 (57.86%) Windows
2 36 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 33 (23.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (21.43%) Linux
5 28 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (18.57%) Windows 7
6 26 (18.57%) Windows Server 2016
7 20 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 10 (7.14%) Unix
9 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.86%) AIX
10 4 (2.86%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.14%) VMS
11 3 (2.14%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.43%) Android
12 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (14.29%) ITIL
4 11 (7.86%) Incident Management
4 11 (7.86%) Migration
5 9 (6.43%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (6.43%) Service Delivery
5 9 (6.43%) Service Management
6 8 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.57%) Antivirus Management
8 5 (3.57%) Capacity Management
8 5 (3.57%) Change Management
8 5 (3.57%) Information Security
8 5 (3.57%) Security Patching
9 4 (2.86%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (2.86%) Patch Management
9 4 (2.86%) Security Management
9 4 (2.86%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 22 (15.71%) SQL
3 8 (5.71%) VB
4 6 (4.29%) VBScript
5 1 (0.71%) C
5 1 (0.71%) Java
5 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (20.71%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (7.86%) DV Cleared
3 11 (7.86%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.14%) CCNP
5 9 (6.43%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (6.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.57%) CCNA
6 5 (3.57%) Degree
7 4 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (2.14%) CISSP
9 2 (1.43%) CISA
9 2 (1.43%) CISM
9 2 (1.43%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.43%) IISP
10 1 (0.71%) CLAS
10 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.71%) GNVQ
10 1 (0.71%) SANS
10 1 (0.71%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) SLA
2 5 (3.57%) GDPR
3 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.14%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.43%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (1.43%) ISO 22301
4 2 (1.43%) ISO 31000
4 2 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (1.43%) NIST
4 2 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 67 (47.86%) Active Directory
2 33 (23.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (17.14%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (14.29%) XenApp
5 13 (9.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (7.86%) vSphere
7 9 (6.43%) Hyper-V
7 9 (6.43%) XenDesktop
8 7 (5.00%) BitLocker
9 4 (2.86%) Terminal Server
10 3 (2.14%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.71%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
12 1 (0.71%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 1 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.71%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (40.71%) McAfee ePO
2 33 (23.57%) SCCM
3 12 (8.57%) Tivoli
4 11 (7.86%) WSUS
5 10 (7.14%) SCOM
6 9 (6.43%) XenMobile
7 7 (5.00%) IBM BigFix
7 7 (5.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 6 (4.29%) Terraform
9 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (2.86%) vRealize
11 3 (2.14%) AirWatch
11 3 (2.14%) FortiGate
11 3 (2.14%) Nessus
11 3 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (2.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (1.43%) HP SIM
12 2 (1.43%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 59 (42.14%) Microsoft
2 58 (41.43%) VMware
3 30 (21.43%) Cisco
4 27 (19.29%) Citrix
5 22 (15.71%) Symantec
6 15 (10.71%) CheckPoint
7 13 (9.29%) F5
7 13 (9.29%) Oracle
8 10 (7.14%) CrowdStrike
9 9 (6.43%) Altiris
9 9 (6.43%) Splunk
10 8 (5.71%) EMC
10 8 (5.71%) Fortinet
10 8 (5.71%) HP
10 8 (5.71%) Lumension
11 7 (5.00%) FireEye
11 7 (5.00%) IBM
12 6 (4.29%) Ivanti
12 6 (4.29%) Qualys
13 5 (3.57%) Lotus