Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 460 473 481
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 +52
Contract jobs citing McAfee 469 437 430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.46% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 1.08% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 253 299
England median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £161 £198
90th Percentile £538 £538 £571
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 42 27
England median hourly rate £25.00 £13.86 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.41% -7.62% -7.18%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £12.15
90th Percentile £49.95 £46.30 £76.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £14.22 £16.93
% change year-on-year +146.22% -16.01% -2.39%

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 40,305 40,308 43,197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.29% 42.43% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,417 25,483 26,731
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £240 £245
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,455 1,301 1,552
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.35 £45.43 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -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 15 December 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 15 December 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 15 December 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
South East +1 122 £420 +8.39% 7
London -11 120 £375 -21.05% 7
North of England +5 80 £375 -11.76% 11
Midlands -7 75 £450 +6.82% 19
West Midlands -19 65 £459 +7.94% 16
South West -12 58 £438 +40.00% 19
Yorkshire -10 34 £387 -18.47% 5
North West -2 30 £495 +16.47% 6
North East +11 16 £310 -
East of England -30 12 £175 -45.31% 1
East Midlands +11 10 £350 +16.67% 3
McAfee
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 282 (60.13%) Windows
2 214 (45.63%) Active Directory
3 198 (42.22%) Microsoft
4 172 (36.67%) Windows Server
5 165 (35.18%) Security Cleared
6 162 (34.54%) Firewall
7 143 (30.49%) Cisco
8 140 (29.85%) McAfee ePO
9 130 (27.72%) VMware
10 118 (25.16%) ITIL
10 118 (25.16%) SC Cleared
11 116 (24.73%) WAN
12 103 (21.96%) Microsoft Azure
13 100 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
14 86 (18.34%) CheckPoint
15 84 (17.91%) Windows 10
16 83 (17.70%) LAN
16 83 (17.70%) SCCM
17 81 (17.27%) Windows 7
18 74 (15.78%) Windows Server 2012
19 72 (15.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 71 (15.14%) Windows Server 2008
21 70 (14.93%) Office 365
22 69 (14.71%) Finance
23 67 (14.29%) PowerShell
24 64 (13.65%) Citrix
25 61 (13.01%) Cisco Certification
25 61 (13.01%) MS Exchange
25 61 (13.01%) Problem-Solving
26 60 (12.79%) Data Centre

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 61 (13.01%) MS Exchange
2 32 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 25 (5.33%) IIS
4 22 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (1.49%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.28%) Apache
8 3 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.64%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.64%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.21%) JBoss
9 1 (0.21%) WildFly
Applications
1 59 (12.58%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 2 (0.43%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 103 (21.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (14.93%) Office 365
3 58 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (5.12%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (2.77%) IaaS
6 8 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.71%) PaaS
7 7 (1.49%) Mimecast
8 5 (1.07%) SaaS
9 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.64%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.43%) Akamai
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 162 (34.54%) Firewall
2 116 (24.73%) WAN
3 83 (17.70%) LAN
4 58 (12.37%) DNS
4 58 (12.37%) VPN
5 55 (11.73%) DHCP
6 50 (10.66%) Internet
6 50 (10.66%) Network Security
7 46 (9.81%) SAN
8 45 (9.59%) Intrusion Detection
8 45 (9.59%) TCP/IP
9 37 (7.89%) Wireless
10 30 (6.40%) Cisco IOS
11 20 (4.26%) NAS
11 20 (4.26%) OSPF
12 18 (3.84%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (3.84%) Kerberos
13 16 (3.41%) BGP
13 16 (3.41%) MPLS
13 16 (3.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.85%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.64%) Apache Hive
5 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.21%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (3.62%) MSI
2 9 (1.92%) InstallShield
2 9 (1.92%) JIRA
2 9 (1.92%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.92%) WinDbg
3 8 (1.71%) SonarQube
4 5 (1.07%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.07%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.07%) Metasploit
5 4 (0.85%) Toad
6 2 (0.43%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.43%) WinRunner
General
1 69 (14.71%) Finance
2 21 (4.48%) Law
3 16 (3.41%) Back Office
4 13 (2.77%) Spanish Language
5 12 (2.56%) Retail
6 11 (2.35%) Banking
6 11 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.49%) Military
8 5 (1.07%) Legal
9 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.43%) Electronics
10 2 (0.43%) Marketing
10 2 (0.43%) Publishing
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) International Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (14.50%) Network Engineer
2 64 (13.65%) Analyst
3 57 (12.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 45 (9.59%) Support Engineer
5 33 (7.04%) Consultant
6 32 (6.82%) Architect
7 29 (6.18%) Security Engineer
8 23 (4.90%) Security Architect
9 21 (4.48%) Project Engineer
9 21 (4.48%) Senior Network Engineer
10 19 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
10 19 (4.05%) Network Support
10 19 (4.05%) Support Analyst
11 17 (3.62%) Cloud Architect
11 17 (3.62%) Network Support Engineer
12 16 (3.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 16 (3.41%) Security Analyst
13 15 (3.20%) IT Support
14 14 (2.99%) Azure Engineer
14 14 (2.99%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.92%) LDAP
1 9 (1.92%) Web Services
2 6 (1.28%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (1.07%) ADSI
3 5 (1.07%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.43%) COM
4 2 (0.43%) WAP
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.21%) JDBC
5 1 (0.21%) Middleware
5 1 (0.21%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.79%) Data Centre
2 39 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 25 (5.33%) Blackberry
4 25 (5.33%) PKI
5 23 (4.90%) Clustering
6 20 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (3.20%) Driving Licence
7 15 (3.20%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (2.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 11 (2.35%) Cyberthreat
9 11 (2.35%) iPhone
10 10 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (1.92%) iPad
12 8 (1.71%) CMDB
12 8 (1.71%) Fat Client
12 8 (1.71%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.71%) Thin Client
13 7 (1.49%) Cyberattack
14 6 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 282 (60.13%) Windows
2 172 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 84 (17.91%) Windows 10
4 81 (17.27%) Windows 7
5 74 (15.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (15.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 54 (11.51%) Linux
8 31 (6.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (4.90%) Solaris
10 20 (4.26%) Unix
11 16 (3.41%) Android
12 15 (3.20%) Mac OS X
12 15 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.71%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.71%) CentOS
14 7 (1.49%) Windows XP
15 6 (1.28%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.85%) AIX
17 3 (0.64%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (25.16%) ITIL
2 72 (15.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 61 (13.01%) Problem-Solving
4 49 (10.45%) Service Management
5 48 (10.23%) SIEM
6 47 (10.02%) ITIL V3
7 42 (8.96%) Information Security
7 42 (8.96%) Vulnerability Management
8 41 (8.74%) Cybersecurity
9 38 (8.10%) Service Delivery
10 36 (7.68%) Incident Management
10 36 (7.68%) Migration
11 35 (7.46%) Network Load Balancing
11 35 (7.46%) Patch Management
12 32 (6.82%) WAN Optimisation
13 29 (6.18%) Root Cause Analysis
14 28 (5.97%) Security Operations
15 26 (5.54%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (5.12%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (4.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 25 (5.33%) SQL
3 13 (2.77%) Java
3 13 (2.77%) VBScript
4 8 (1.71%) C#
5 7 (1.49%) C
6 3 (0.64%) Perl
6 3 (0.64%) Python
6 3 (0.64%) VBA
7 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.43%) Ruby
8 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 165 (35.18%) Security Cleared
2 118 (25.16%) SC Cleared
3 61 (13.01%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (12.58%) DV Cleared
5 43 (9.17%) CISSP
6 36 (7.68%) CCNP
7 32 (6.82%) Degree
8 31 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (3.62%) CISM
9 17 (3.62%) MCSA
10 16 (3.41%) CCNA
11 15 (3.20%) CISA
12 13 (2.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 13 (2.77%) MCSE
13 12 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
14 11 (2.35%) CREST Certified
14 11 (2.35%) GIAC
15 10 (2.13%) CCIE
15 10 (2.13%) CCSP
16 9 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (5.33%) SLA
2 12 (2.56%) QA
3 9 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.71%) GDPR
4 8 (1.71%) ISAE 3402
4 8 (1.71%) ISO 22301
4 8 (1.71%) ISO 31000
4 8 (1.71%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 7 (1.49%) HIPAA
5 7 (1.49%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.64%) COBIT
6 3 (0.64%) COSO
7 2 (0.43%) NIST 800
7 2 (0.43%) PMO
8 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.21%) PSD2
System Software
1 214 (45.63%) Active Directory
2 100 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (9.17%) VMware ESXi
4 37 (7.89%) vSphere
5 33 (7.04%) Hyper-V
6 22 (4.69%) XenDesktop
7 21 (4.48%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 20 (4.26%) XenApp
9 19 (4.05%) BitLocker
10 17 (3.62%) VMware NSX
11 13 (2.77%) ProxySG
12 9 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
12 9 (1.92%) VMware Server
13 8 (1.71%) ISA Server
14 5 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.85%) XenServer
16 3 (0.64%) DFS Replication
17 2 (0.43%) Snort
17 2 (0.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 140 (29.85%) McAfee ePO
2 83 (17.70%) SCCM
3 34 (7.25%) WSUS
4 23 (4.90%) SCOM
5 22 (4.69%) vCenter Server
6 21 (4.48%) QRadar
7 20 (4.26%) FortiGate
8 15 (3.20%) Norton AntiVirus
8 15 (3.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 13 (2.77%) Nessus
10 12 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 10 (2.13%) Backup Exec
11 10 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 9 (1.92%) Perfmon
13 8 (1.71%) AirWatch
13 8 (1.71%) RSA enVision
13 8 (1.71%) Trend Micro Deep Security
14 7 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
14 7 (1.49%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 198 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 143 (30.49%) Cisco
3 130 (27.72%) VMware
4 86 (18.34%) CheckPoint
5 64 (13.65%) Citrix
6 60 (12.79%) HP
7 57 (12.15%) Blue Coat
8 56 (11.94%) F5
9 51 (10.87%) Splunk
10 46 (9.81%) Juniper
10 46 (9.81%) Symantec
11 41 (8.74%) IBM
12 36 (7.68%) Fortinet
13 33 (7.04%) Ivanti
13 33 (7.04%) Palo Alto
14 30 (6.40%) Oracle
15 27 (5.76%) Sophos
16 25 (5.33%) ArcSight
17 24 (5.12%) NetApp
18 22 (4.69%) Apple