The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for McAfee ePO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited McAfee ePO over the 3 months to 29 March 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.

McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 243 251
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8  
Contract jobs citing McAfee ePO 14 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.78% 2.27% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 7
Median daily rate £300 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £195 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £350 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £305 £348
% change year-on-year +3.27% -12.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year -72.09% -  

McAfee ePO is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 788 1011 1050
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 10.02% 10.82% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 616 548
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 45 32
Median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +109.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.95 £13.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £58.59 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

McAfee ePO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing McAfee ePO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for McAfee ePO in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee ePO in the South East

McAfee ePO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee ePO in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee ePO in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee ePO in the South East

McAfee ePO
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee ePO within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +32 5 - -
Hampshire +11 5 £485 +70.17%
Buckinghamshire -3 4 £270 -10.00%
McAfee ePO
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing McAfee ePO 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 South East region with a requirement for McAfee ePO.

1 30 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 23 (76.67%) Windows
3 20 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
5 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
6 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (36.67%) VMware
8 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
9 9 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
10 8 (26.67%) Security Operations
10 8 (26.67%) Software Distribution
10 8 (26.67%) DNS
11 7 (23.33%) Information Security
11 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
12 6 (20.00%) Server Patching
12 6 (20.00%) Internet
12 6 (20.00%) SQL
12 6 (20.00%) IIS
12 6 (20.00%) SCCM
12 6 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (20.00%) Splunk
12 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 5 (16.67%) Reference Data
13 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
13 5 (16.67%) MS Office

McAfee ePO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (20.00%) IIS
2 6 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) iTunes
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) DNS
2 6 (20.00%) Internet
3 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security
5 2 (6.67%) DHCP
5 2 (6.67%) Firewall
5 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 2 (6.67%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (3.33%) HTTP
6 1 (3.33%) IPsec
6 1 (3.33%) SSL
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Operations Technician
3 4 (13.33%) Integration Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Integration Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Lead Security Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Cyber Defence
1 5 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 5 (16.67%) Reference Data
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Replication
4 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) PKI
5 1 (3.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Windows NT
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
2 8 (26.67%) Security Operations
2 8 (26.67%) Software Distribution
3 7 (23.33%) Information Security
4 6 (20.00%) Server Patching
5 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (16.67%) Data Security
6 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
8 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.67%) Process Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) ISEB
3 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) CCA
5 1 (3.33%) CCAA
5 1 (3.33%) CISA
5 1 (3.33%) CISM
5 1 (3.33%) CISSP
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.33%) GIAC
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (10.00%) XenApp
5 2 (6.67%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.33%) Squid
6 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) WSUS
3 1 (3.33%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.33%) Nessus
3 1 (3.33%) PowerBroker
3 1 (3.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) VMware
4 6 (20.00%) Splunk
5 5 (16.67%) BMC
6 3 (10.00%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) Altiris
7 2 (6.67%) Lumension
8 1 (3.33%) Aveksa
8 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.33%) Bomgar
8 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.33%) Clearswift
8 1 (3.33%) CyberArk
8 1 (3.33%) Cybereason
8 1 (3.33%) F5
8 1 (3.33%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.33%) Juniper
8 1 (3.33%) Remedy