Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 522 542 499
Rank change year-on-year +20 -43 -16
Contract jobs citing McAfee 107 78 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.40% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 62 89
London median daily rate £475 £391 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.48% -2.25% -
10th Percentile £288 £255 £186
90th Percentile £588 £588 £550
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 6
London median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +11.23% +21.90%
10th Percentile £18.15 £14.20 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £139.00 £28.75
England median hourly rate £14.22 £15.43 £15.85
% change year-on-year -7.84% -2.68% +9.31%

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 19066 19354 19623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.48% 42.91% 41.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12961 12877 12998
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 285 393
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.80%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.19
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in London

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing McAfee in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in London

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in London

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in London

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 November 2017. 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 +18 30 £475 -5.00% 1
East London -2 8 £550 +72.55%
South London -24 4 £325 -31.58%
West London -12 3 £450 +132.26% 1
North London - 1 £475 -
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing McAfee also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 66 (61.68%) Windows
2 46 (42.99%) SIEM
3 42 (39.25%) Active Directory
4 40 (37.38%) Firewall
5 39 (36.45%) Information Security
6 33 (30.84%) Linux
7 28 (26.17%) Finance
7 28 (26.17%) Cisco
7 28 (26.17%) Microsoft
8 27 (25.23%) Windows Server
9 26 (24.30%) CheckPoint
10 25 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (22.43%) PowerShell
11 24 (22.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 23 (21.50%) HP
13 22 (20.56%) CISSP
14 20 (18.69%) VMware
14 20 (18.69%) Splunk
14 20 (18.69%) McAfee ePO
15 19 (17.76%) Cybersecurity
15 19 (17.76%) Security Cleared
15 19 (17.76%) MS Exchange
16 18 (16.82%) Citrix
16 18 (16.82%) LogRhythm
17 17 (15.89%) Symantec
18 16 (14.95%) CISM
18 16 (14.95%) NetBackup
18 16 (14.95%) DV Cleared
19 15 (14.02%) Oracle
20 14 (13.08%) SQL Server

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 19 (17.76%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.61%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (3.74%) Drupal
3 4 (3.74%) WordPress
4 3 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.93%) IIS
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.41%) Office 365
4 5 (4.67%) Mimecast
5 4 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.87%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.93%) Akamai
7 1 (0.93%) IaaS
7 1 (0.93%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (37.38%) Firewall
2 10 (9.35%) DNS
3 9 (8.41%) Network Security
3 9 (8.41%) SAN
4 7 (6.54%) LAN
4 7 (6.54%) WAN
5 6 (5.61%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (5.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (4.67%) FTP
6 5 (4.67%) OSPF
6 5 (4.67%) VPN
7 4 (3.74%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (3.74%) MPLS
7 4 (3.74%) WLAN
8 3 (2.80%) Skype
8 3 (2.80%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.80%) Wireless
9 2 (1.87%) Internet
9 2 (1.87%) SMS
9 2 (1.87%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MSI
General
1 28 (26.17%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Banking
3 5 (4.67%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Analyst
1 30 (28.04%) Security Analyst
2 14 (13.08%) Administrator
3 13 (12.15%) Security Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) Information Analyst
5 11 (10.28%) Information Security Analyst
6 10 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (8.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (8.41%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) Security Specialist
9 7 (6.54%) Architect
10 5 (4.67%) IT Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) IT Security Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Security Architect
10 5 (4.67%) Server Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) .NET
2 3 (2.80%) WPF
3 1 (0.93%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) Clustering
2 7 (6.54%) NHS
3 6 (5.61%) PKI
4 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.67%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.74%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.80%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.80%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.87%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.87%) iPhone
8 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.93%) EFT
8 1 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (61.68%) Windows
2 33 (30.84%) Linux
3 27 (25.23%) Windows Server
4 25 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (13.08%) Unix
5 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (12.15%) Windows XP
7 12 (11.21%) Solaris
7 12 (11.21%) Windows 7
8 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (7.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (5.61%) Windows 10
11 4 (3.74%) Android
11 4 (3.74%) CentOS
11 4 (3.74%) HPUX
12 2 (1.87%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.93%) SUSE
13 1 (0.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.99%) SIEM
2 39 (36.45%) Information Security
3 19 (17.76%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (13.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 12 (11.21%) ITIL
6 11 (10.28%) Information Assurance
7 10 (9.35%) Change Management
7 10 (9.35%) Computer Security
7 10 (9.35%) Patch Management
8 9 (8.41%) Security Operations
9 8 (7.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (6.54%) Digital Forensics
10 7 (6.54%) Proactive Monitoring
11 6 (5.61%) DevOps
11 6 (5.61%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (5.61%) Vulnerability Management
12 5 (4.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 5 (4.67%) Data Protection
12 5 (4.67%) Identity Management
12 5 (4.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.43%) PowerShell
2 12 (11.21%) VBScript
3 10 (9.35%) SQL
4 9 (8.41%) Python
5 5 (4.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.67%) Ruby
5 5 (4.67%) VB
6 4 (3.74%) Perl
7 3 (2.80%) C#
8 2 (1.87%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (20.56%) CISSP
2 19 (17.76%) Security Cleared
3 16 (14.95%) CISM
3 16 (14.95%) DV Cleared
4 13 (12.15%) Degree
5 11 (10.28%) GIAC
6 10 (9.35%) GCIA
6 10 (9.35%) GCIH
6 10 (9.35%) SANS
7 9 (8.41%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 5 (4.67%) CCSP
9 4 (3.74%) CCNP
9 4 (3.74%) CCSE
9 4 (3.74%) CISA
9 4 (3.74%) CISMP
9 4 (3.74%) CRISC
10 3 (2.80%) CEH
10 3 (2.80%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (2.80%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.21%) NIST 800
3 8 (7.48%) PCI DSS
4 5 (4.67%) GDPR
5 3 (2.80%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.87%) COBIT
6 2 (1.87%) SLA
7 1 (0.93%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 42 (39.25%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.15%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (7.48%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.54%) vSphere
6 5 (4.67%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.87%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 20 (18.69%) McAfee ePO
2 16 (14.95%) NetBackup
3 14 (13.08%) Netcool
3 14 (13.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 13 (12.15%) SCCM
5 9 (8.41%) Nessus
6 7 (6.54%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (5.61%) SCOM
8 5 (4.67%) Ansible
8 5 (4.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (4.67%) OSSEC
8 5 (4.67%) Packer
8 5 (4.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (4.67%) Terraform
9 4 (3.74%) Control-M
10 2 (1.87%) AirWatch
10 2 (1.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.93%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 28 (26.17%) Cisco
1 28 (26.17%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.30%) CheckPoint
3 23 (21.50%) HP
4 20 (18.69%) Splunk
4 20 (18.69%) VMware
5 18 (16.82%) Citrix
5 18 (16.82%) LogRhythm
6 17 (15.89%) Symantec
7 15 (14.02%) Oracle
8 14 (13.08%) Blue Coat
9 13 (12.15%) Dell
9 13 (12.15%) FireEye
9 13 (12.15%) Palo Alto
9 13 (12.15%) Qualys
9 13 (12.15%) Veritas
10 10 (9.35%) Juniper
11 9 (8.41%) NetApp
11 9 (8.41%) Tripwire
11 9 (8.41%) Varonis