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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 265 241
Rank change year-on-year +35 -24  
Contract jobs citing McAfee ePO 18 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.07% 1.22% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 15
Median daily rate £400 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £285 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £403 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +3.62% -13.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £44.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.03% -  
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 870 1062 1042
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 11.17% 12.04% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 624 579
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.75% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +11.62% +5.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 40 39
Median hourly rate £12.00 £35.50 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.19% +67.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £57.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

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 26 June 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

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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 26 June 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 - 11 £500 -
Hampshire +7 4 £345 +9.52%
Surrey +3 3 £335 -4.28%
McAfee ePO
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 32 (100.00%) McAfee
2 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 25 (78.13%) Windows
3 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (40.63%) DV Cleared
5 12 (37.50%) SCCM
5 12 (37.50%) Software Distribution
5 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
6 11 (34.38%) Security Monitoring
7 10 (31.25%) Security Operations
7 10 (31.25%) Server Patching
7 10 (31.25%) IIS
7 10 (31.25%) Internet
7 10 (31.25%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (25.00%) SQL
8 8 (25.00%) Information Security
9 7 (21.88%) VMware
9 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
10 6 (18.75%) Splunk
11 5 (15.63%) SIEM
11 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
11 5 (15.63%) ITIL
11 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
11 5 (15.63%) DNS
12 4 (12.50%) Citrix
12 4 (12.50%) Red Hat

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 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 10 (31.25%) IIS
2 10 (31.25%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) iTunes
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Internet
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) Wireless
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) Skype
5 1 (3.13%) SSL
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) DB2
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Operations Technician
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Security Architect
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) Information Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security Architect
4 3 (9.38%) PC Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) PC Rollout Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Information Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Wintel Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Software Distribution
2 11 (34.38%) Security Monitoring
3 10 (31.25%) Security Operations
3 10 (31.25%) Server Patching
4 8 (25.00%) Information Security
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) SIEM
6 4 (12.50%) Database Security
6 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Change Control
7 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
8 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.25%) Process Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Project Governance
8 2 (6.25%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (40.63%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) CISA
5 1 (3.13%) CISM
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) GIAC
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (6.25%) BitLocker
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
3 3 (9.38%) WSUS
4 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Nessus
4 1 (3.13%) PowerBroker
4 1 (3.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) McAfee
2 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) VMware
4 6 (18.75%) Splunk
5 4 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle
5 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.38%) HP
6 3 (9.38%) Intel
6 3 (9.38%) Lumension
6 3 (9.38%) Veritas
7 2 (6.25%) Altiris
7 2 (6.25%) CyberArk
8 1 (3.13%) Aveksa
8 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.13%) Cybereason
8 1 (3.13%) Meridio
8 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.13%) Varonis