Period
to 18 September 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 September 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 498 322 542
Rank change year-on-year -176 +220 -45
Contract jobs citing McAfee 60 41 42
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.75% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 35
10th Percentile £325 £312 £268
25th Percentile £389 £463 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £538 £500
Median % change year-on-year -11.63% +7.50% +17.65%
75th Percentile £644 £650 £575
90th Percentile £650 £700 £750
England median daily rate £475 £488 £425
% change year-on-year -2.56% +14.71% +0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
England median hourly rate £24.00 £45.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -46.67% +190.32% -38.00%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 12,757 5,481 15,405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.35% 40.84% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,657 3,717 10,490
10th Percentile £340 £306 £275
25th Percentile £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £625 £588
90th Percentile £725 £720 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 46 243
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.73 £12.50
25th Percentile £15.25 £17.06 £15.55
Median hourly rate £24.35 £26.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -6.35% +26.83% +5.13%
75th Percentile £43.38 £46.88 £29.96
90th Percentile £56.25 £51.07 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +9.13%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in London

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for McAfee in London

McAfee
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing McAfee in London over the 6 months to 18 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for McAfee in London

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for McAfee in London

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the London region over the 6 months to 18 September 2021. 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
Central London -54 12 £600 +14.29% 5
West London - 2 £350 - 1
East London -10 1 - -
North London - 1 - - 1
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 31 (51.67%) Windows
2 23 (38.33%) Firewall
3 21 (35.00%) Finance
4 20 (33.33%) Cisco
5 19 (31.67%) Network Security
6 17 (28.33%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (28.33%) VMware
7 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 15 (25.00%) Linux
8 15 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
8 15 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
9 14 (23.33%) CheckPoint
9 14 (23.33%) Carbon Black
10 13 (21.67%) Social Skills
11 12 (20.00%) Palo Alto
11 12 (20.00%) DNS
12 11 (18.33%) Banking
13 10 (16.67%) Ansible
13 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
13 10 (16.67%) Security Operations
14 9 (15.00%) Terraform
14 9 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
14 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
14 9 (15.00%) Splunk
15 8 (13.33%) LAN
15 8 (13.33%) DHCP
15 8 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
15 8 (13.33%) Network Segmentation
16 7 (11.67%) Zscaler

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (10.00%) Confluence
2 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (8.33%) Azure
2 5 (8.33%) GCP
3 4 (6.67%) AWS
4 3 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (5.00%) IaaS
5 2 (3.33%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.67%) AWS CodeDeploy
6 1 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.67%) Cloudflare
6 1 (1.67%) GitHub
6 1 (1.67%) PaaS
6 1 (1.67%) SaaS
6 1 (1.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) Firewall
2 19 (31.67%) Network Security
3 12 (20.00%) DNS
4 8 (13.33%) DHCP
4 8 (13.33%) LAN
5 7 (11.67%) BGP
5 7 (11.67%) Multicast
6 6 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (8.33%) VPN
8 3 (5.00%) SAN
8 3 (5.00%) SSL
8 3 (5.00%) WAN
9 2 (3.33%) BIG-IP
9 2 (3.33%) Kerberos
9 2 (3.33%) NAS
9 2 (3.33%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.67%) MSI
2 1 (1.67%) Serena SBM
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 13 (21.67%) Social Skills
3 11 (18.33%) Banking
4 7 (11.67%) Public Sector
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Electronics
6 1 (1.67%) International Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Security Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Security Specialist
6 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Firewall Specialist
7 3 (5.00%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) LDAP
2 1 (1.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.67%) SAML
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.33%) Clustering
2 2 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) PACS
3 1 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Linux
3 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
5 7 (11.67%) Unix
5 7 (11.67%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.33%) HPUX
9 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.67%) Android
10 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.67%) Solaris
10 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 9 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
4 8 (13.33%) Network Segmentation
4 8 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (11.67%) SIEM
6 6 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (10.00%) ITIL
6 6 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
7 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (6.67%) Project Delivery
9 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (5.00%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.00%) Information Security
9 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.00%) Patch Management
9 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.33%) Change Management
10 2 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) Python
2 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (3.33%) Search Processing Language
5 1 (1.67%) VB
5 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) CCNA
2 4 (6.67%) CCNP
2 4 (6.67%) MCSE
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) CISSP
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) MCITP
4 2 (3.33%) MCSA
5 1 (1.67%) ACSP
5 1 (1.67%) CCA
5 1 (1.67%) CISM
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ISACA
5 1 (1.67%) MCP
5 1 (1.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) NIST
3 1 (1.67%) DICOM
3 1 (1.67%) HL7
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.33%) vSphere
5 2 (3.33%) XenApp
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (1.67%) Docker
6 1 (1.67%) Firmware
6 1 (1.67%) NFS
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Ansible
2 9 (15.00%) Terraform
3 6 (10.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 6 (10.00%) SCCM
4 4 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (6.67%) WSUS
5 3 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (3.33%) Netcool
6 2 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.33%) QRadar
6 2 (3.33%) SCOM
6 2 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.33%) TrustSec
7 1 (1.67%) Control-M
7 1 (1.67%) Icinga
7 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.67%) PaperCut
7 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Cisco
2 17 (28.33%) VMware
3 14 (23.33%) Carbon Black
3 14 (23.33%) CheckPoint
3 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 9 (15.00%) Splunk
6 7 (11.67%) Fortinet
6 7 (11.67%) Symantec
6 7 (11.67%) Zscaler
7 6 (10.00%) EMC
7 6 (10.00%) HP
8 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.67%) Citrix
9 4 (6.67%) Dell
9 4 (6.67%) Qualys
10 3 (5.00%) IronPort
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle
10 3 (5.00%) ServiceNow
10 3 (5.00%) SonicWALL