Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 137 163
Rank change year-on-year -38 +26 +4
Contract jobs citing McAfee 12 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.24% 1.13% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 2.46% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 28 23
Scotland median daily rate £200 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% -8.33% -13.98%
10th Percentile £165 £174 £253
90th Percentile £290 £340 £340
UK median daily rate £424 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1880 1988 2331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.28% 45.87% 37.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1094 1131
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
10th Percentile £207 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £506
UK median daily rate £433 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 64 75
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +13.71% -7.99%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.56 £8.35
90th Percentile £46.40 £44.63 £41.95
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in Scotland

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in Scotland

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in Scotland

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in Scotland

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 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
Glasgow -16 6 - -
West Lothian +2 3 £200 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £233 -
Edinburgh -23 1 - - 1
McAfee
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) SCCM
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) VBScript
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
6 3 (25.00%) UAG
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL V2
6 3 (25.00%) Open Source
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
6 3 (25.00%) Avaya
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) Data Security
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) WLAN
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Software Packaging
2 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (16.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Data Security
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL V2
2 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) BCP
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (33.33%) Python
1 4 (33.33%) VBScript
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Squid
2 3 (25.00%) UAG
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (41.67%) SCCM
3 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
4 2 (16.67%) EnCase
5 1 (8.33%) SCOM
5 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Symantec
2 3 (25.00%) AppSense
2 3 (25.00%) Avaya
2 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Nuix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware