Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 442 458 474
Rank change year-on-year +16 +16 0
Contract jobs citing McAfee 283 425 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 1.12% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 237 244
England median daily rate £350 £420 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -4.27% +9.69%
10th Percentile £227 £213 £161
90th Percentile £594 £538 £550
UK median daily rate £350 £416 £425
% change year-on-year -15.92% -2.06% +12.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 46 39
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.10% -8.78% +15.83%
10th Percentile £14.39 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £40.75 £49.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £17.16 £25.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -31.36% +43.88% +9.62%

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 28,672 38,038 38,736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.60% 42.34% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,028 23,839 24,612
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £225 £260 £239
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,197 1,359 1,267
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £11.51 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £45.70
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.43
% change year-on-year +8.57% +0.40% +2.53%

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 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 +19 83 £370 -11.90% 12
North of England +80 80 £350 -16.42% 8
Yorkshire +71 51 £350 -6.67% 1
London +47 43 £450 +20.00% 21
South West +4 35 £288 -34.29% 3
Midlands 0 31 £400 -10.61% 14
North West +24 29 £300 -40.00% 4
West Midlands -6 17 £350 -22.22% 11
East Midlands +28 14 £495 +52.31% 3
East of England +30 9 £700 +250.00% 2
McAfee
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 162 (57.24%) Windows
2 131 (46.29%) Active Directory
3 96 (33.92%) VMware
4 92 (32.51%) Firewall
5 89 (31.45%) Microsoft
6 77 (27.21%) McAfee ePO
7 74 (26.15%) SCCM
8 73 (25.80%) Office 365
9 68 (24.03%) Cisco
9 68 (24.03%) Data Centre
10 62 (21.91%) ITIL
11 60 (21.20%) DNS
11 60 (21.20%) Azure
11 60 (21.20%) Windows Server
12 59 (20.85%) Windows 10
13 58 (20.49%) Security Cleared
14 53 (18.73%) PowerShell
15 52 (18.37%) Windows 7
16 51 (18.02%) LAN
17 48 (16.96%) Linux
18 44 (15.55%) Cisco Certification
18 44 (15.55%) VMware Infrastructure
19 42 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
19 42 (14.84%) AWS
19 42 (14.84%) Migration
19 42 (14.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 41 (14.49%) DHCP
21 39 (13.78%) Finance
21 39 (13.78%) Retail
22 38 (13.43%) 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 32 (11.31%) MS Exchange
2 21 (7.42%) SharePoint
3 16 (5.65%) Skype for Business
4 9 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (2.83%) IIS
6 6 (2.12%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.41%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.06%) Apache
9 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.71%) JBoss
10 2 (0.71%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.35%) CMS
11 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (9.89%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.77%) AutoCAD
3 4 (1.41%) Acrobat
3 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 73 (25.80%) Office 365
2 60 (21.20%) Azure
3 42 (14.84%) AWS
4 8 (2.83%) OneDrive
5 3 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.06%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.06%) SaaS
6 2 (0.71%) Datadog
6 2 (0.71%) Yammer
7 1 (0.35%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 92 (32.51%) Firewall
2 60 (21.20%) DNS
3 51 (18.02%) LAN
4 41 (14.49%) DHCP
5 36 (12.72%) WAN
6 34 (12.01%) TCP/IP
7 31 (10.95%) VPN
8 24 (8.48%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (8.13%) Network Security
10 19 (6.71%) SAN
11 14 (4.95%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (4.24%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (4.24%) Internet
12 12 (4.24%) Skype
12 12 (4.24%) Wireless
13 10 (3.53%) Cisco ISE
13 10 (3.53%) VLAN
14 8 (2.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 8 (2.83%) Sourcefire
14 8 (2.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.06%) MySQL
2 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (0.71%) DB2
4 1 (0.35%) Big Data
4 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.35%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (4.59%) InstallShield
1 13 (4.59%) MSI
2 9 (3.18%) AdminStudio
2 9 (3.18%) Burp Suite
3 6 (2.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (1.41%) WinDbg
5 2 (0.71%) JIRA
5 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.35%) GCC
6 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (13.78%) Finance
1 39 (13.78%) Retail
2 23 (8.13%) Public Sector
3 15 (5.30%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.24%) Banking
4 12 (4.24%) Local Government
5 6 (2.12%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.12%) Legal
5 6 (2.12%) Publishing
6 4 (1.41%) Back Office
7 2 (0.71%) Military
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (12.37%) Network Engineer
2 32 (11.31%) Analyst
3 29 (10.25%) Architect
4 28 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (8.48%) Support Engineer
6 21 (7.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 15 (5.30%) Desktop Engineer
7 15 (5.30%) Security Engineer
8 14 (4.95%) Network Architect
9 13 (4.59%) Security Architect
10 12 (4.24%) Windows Engineer
11 11 (3.89%) Desktop Support
11 11 (3.89%) IT Support
12 10 (3.53%) Citrix Specialist
12 10 (3.53%) Consultant
12 10 (3.53%) Operations Engineer
12 10 (3.53%) Security Analyst
13 9 (3.18%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (3.18%) VMware Engineer
13 9 (3.18%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.06%) LDAP
1 3 (1.06%) Web Services
2 2 (0.71%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (0.71%) J2EE
2 2 (0.71%) Middleware
3 1 (0.35%) CSS
3 1 (0.35%) HTML
3 1 (0.35%) SAML
3 1 (0.35%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 68 (24.03%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.95%) PKI
4 11 (3.89%) Driving Licence
4 11 (3.89%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.47%) Clustering
5 7 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.12%) Replication
6 6 (2.12%) Smartphone
7 5 (1.77%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.06%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.06%) NHS
9 3 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.71%) CMDB
10 2 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.71%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.71%) PMI
10 2 (0.71%) Shadow IT
10 2 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 162 (57.24%) Windows
2 60 (21.20%) Windows Server
3 59 (20.85%) Windows 10
4 52 (18.37%) Windows 7
5 48 (16.96%) Linux
6 42 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (4.24%) Unix
9 10 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.12%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.77%) Android
11 5 (1.77%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.41%) Check Point GAiA
12 4 (1.41%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.41%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.71%) VMS
15 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (21.91%) ITIL
2 42 (14.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 42 (14.84%) Migration
3 36 (12.72%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (10.25%) Patch Management
5 27 (9.54%) Information Security
6 26 (9.19%) Cybersecurity
7 21 (7.42%) Service Delivery
7 21 (7.42%) Service Management
8 20 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (7.07%) Vulnerability Management
9 18 (6.36%) Customer Requirements
10 17 (6.01%) Incident Management
11 16 (5.65%) Project Management
12 15 (5.30%) Asset Management
12 15 (5.30%) Server Building
13 14 (4.95%) Change Management
13 14 (4.95%) Configuration Management
13 14 (4.95%) SIEM
14 13 (4.59%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 53 (18.73%) PowerShell
2 33 (11.66%) SQL
3 9 (3.18%) VB
4 6 (2.12%) VBScript
5 4 (1.41%) Java
6 3 (1.06%) C
7 2 (0.71%) Perl
7 2 (0.71%) Python
8 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.35%) KiXtart
8 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (20.49%) Security Cleared
2 44 (15.55%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (11.31%) SC Cleared
4 31 (10.95%) CCNA
5 24 (8.48%) CCNP
6 21 (7.42%) DV Cleared
7 17 (6.01%) CISSP
8 15 (5.30%) Degree
9 14 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (4.24%) GIAC
10 12 (4.24%) SANS
11 10 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (3.18%) CLAS
12 9 (3.18%) TOGAF Certification
13 7 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (2.12%) CCSE
14 6 (2.12%) MCSE
15 5 (1.77%) CCIE
16 4 (1.41%) MCP
16 4 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.07%) SLA
2 18 (6.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (4.95%) GDPR
4 13 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (1.77%) NIST
5 5 (1.77%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.06%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.71%) COBIT
7 2 (0.71%) GLBA
7 2 (0.71%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.71%) QA
8 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 131 (46.29%) Active Directory
2 44 (15.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (10.60%) XenApp
4 25 (8.83%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (6.71%) Hyper-V
6 18 (6.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (6.01%) XenDesktop
8 10 (3.53%) vSphere
9 9 (3.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 9 (3.18%) DFS Replication
10 8 (2.83%) BitLocker
11 5 (1.77%) Firmware
11 5 (1.77%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (1.77%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.41%) ProxySG
12 4 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (1.41%) Xen
13 3 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (1.06%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.35%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Systems Management
1 77 (27.21%) McAfee ePO
2 74 (26.15%) SCCM
3 26 (9.19%) WSUS
4 23 (8.13%) SCOM
5 13 (4.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (4.24%) QRadar
7 11 (3.89%) Nessus
8 10 (3.53%) FortiGate
8 10 (3.53%) IBM BigFix
8 10 (3.53%) XenMobile
9 9 (3.18%) ThinApp
9 9 (3.18%) vCenter Server
10 7 (2.47%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (2.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 6 (2.12%) Tivoli
11 6 (2.12%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 5 (1.77%) AirWatch
12 5 (1.77%) Backup Exec
12 5 (1.77%) CASB
12 5 (1.77%) Terraform
Vendors
1 96 (33.92%) VMware
2 89 (31.45%) Microsoft
3 68 (24.03%) Cisco
4 38 (13.43%) Citrix
4 38 (13.43%) Symantec
5 37 (13.07%) CheckPoint
6 24 (8.48%) HP
7 21 (7.42%) Ivanti
7 21 (7.42%) Palo Alto
8 20 (7.07%) Juniper
9 19 (6.71%) Dell
9 19 (6.71%) F5
9 19 (6.71%) Fortinet
10 18 (6.36%) Blue Coat
10 18 (6.36%) Lumension
11 17 (6.01%) Oracle
12 15 (5.30%) Qualys
13 12 (4.24%) Google
14 10 (3.53%) Splunk
15 9 (3.18%) Rapid7