Period
to 7 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 7 December 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 275 275
Rank change year-on-year +39 0 -5
Contract jobs citing McAfee 98 122 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.76% 0.72% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 1.56% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 61 54
South East median daily rate £388 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.53% +13.03% +9.93%
10th Percentile £136 £269 £255
90th Percentile £525 £544 £538
England median daily rate £375 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 23
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
England median hourly rate £15.85 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -36.60% +85.19% -10.00%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6,516 7,814 8,030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 50.39% 46.18% 47.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,747 4,513 4,637
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £240
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 314 333
South East median hourly rate £19.31 £16.18 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.38% -6.23% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.25 £10.40
90th Percentile £70.00 £50.00 £43.65
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.94%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing McAfee as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in the South East

McAfee
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 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in the South East

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in the South East over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in the South East

McAfee
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 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in the South East

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in the South East over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for McAfee in the South East

McAfee
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. 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
Thames Valley +24 54 £431 +53.61%
Berkshire +21 27 £463 -8.42%
Buckinghamshire +18 27 £388 +93.75%
Hampshire +6 21 £425 +2.41% 7
West Sussex +12 9 £250 -52.38%
Surrey +49 8 £136 -59.33% 1
East Sussex +11 4 £370 +4.23% 2
Kent - 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 - -
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 53 (54.08%) Windows
2 49 (50.00%) Firewall
3 35 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 32 (32.65%) Microsoft
5 30 (30.61%) Active Directory
5 30 (30.61%) Cisco
6 28 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 24 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (20.41%) CCNP
9 20 (20.41%) LAN
9 20 (20.41%) McAfee ePO
9 20 (20.41%) Windows Server
10 19 (19.39%) Network Security
10 19 (19.39%) CheckPoint
10 19 (19.39%) VMware
11 18 (18.37%) DV Cleared
11 18 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (17.35%) PowerShell
12 17 (17.35%) CCNA
12 17 (17.35%) DNS
12 17 (17.35%) ITIL
13 16 (16.33%) Linux
13 16 (16.33%) WAN
13 16 (16.33%) Blue Coat
13 16 (16.33%) Patch Management
14 15 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (15.31%) F5
15 14 (14.29%) Finance
15 14 (14.29%) Internet

McAfee
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 9 (9.18%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.12%) IIS
2 6 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.10%) Apache
3 5 (5.10%) JBoss
3 5 (5.10%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (5.10%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.04%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.02%) nginx
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.10%) AutoCAD
3 2 (2.04%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.18%) Office 365
2 3 (3.06%) AWS
3 2 (2.04%) Azure
3 2 (2.04%) Yammer
4 1 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.02%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 49 (50.00%) Firewall
2 20 (20.41%) LAN
3 19 (19.39%) Network Security
4 17 (17.35%) DNS
5 16 (16.33%) WAN
6 14 (14.29%) Internet
7 12 (12.24%) DHCP
7 12 (12.24%) VPN
8 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
9 9 (9.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (9.18%) Wireless
10 8 (8.16%) Sourcefire
10 8 (8.16%) VLAN
11 7 (7.14%) BIG-IP
11 7 (7.14%) HTTP
12 6 (6.12%) BGP
12 6 (6.12%) Cisco ISE
12 6 (6.12%) HSRP
12 6 (6.12%) OSPF
12 6 (6.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.02%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Burp Suite
2 5 (5.10%) MSI
3 2 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.02%) GCC
4 1 (1.02%) JMeter
4 1 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 14 (14.29%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Retail
3 5 (5.10%) Legal
3 5 (5.10%) Publishing
4 4 (4.08%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.06%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.02%) Local Government
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Military
6 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 11 (11.22%) Analyst
2 11 (11.22%) Architect
3 10 (10.20%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 7 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (6.12%) Network Operations Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) IT Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Middleware Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) Operations Technician
6 5 (5.10%) Security Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) Server Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) Service Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) J2EE
1 5 (5.10%) Middleware
2 2 (2.04%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.04%) LDAP
2 2 (2.04%) SAML
3 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 15 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (13.27%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (8.16%) Clustering
4 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.12%) Driving Licence
5 6 (6.12%) Replication
6 3 (3.06%) PKI
7 2 (2.04%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.04%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.04%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.02%) CMDB
8 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.02%) Handset
8 1 (1.02%) Life Science
8 1 (1.02%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 53 (54.08%) Windows
2 22 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (20.41%) Windows Server
4 16 (16.33%) Linux
5 12 (12.24%) Windows 10
6 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (10.20%) Unix
7 10 (10.20%) Windows 7
8 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.10%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.08%) Check Point GAiA
10 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (4.08%) Windows Vista
11 3 (3.06%) Solaris
12 2 (2.04%) Android
12 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (1.02%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (17.35%) ITIL
3 16 (16.33%) Patch Management
4 13 (13.27%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (12.24%) Information Security
5 12 (12.24%) Migration
6 10 (10.20%) Security Monitoring
6 10 (10.20%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (9.18%) Computer Science
7 9 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (9.18%) OWASP
7 9 (9.18%) Risk Management
7 9 (9.18%) Security Management
7 9 (9.18%) TOGAF
8 8 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.16%) Network Management
8 8 (8.16%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (8.16%) Security Patching
8 8 (8.16%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.35%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.14%) SQL
3 5 (5.10%) Perl
4 2 (2.04%) Java
5 1 (1.02%) KiXtart
Qualifications
1 35 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 24 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (20.41%) CCNP
4 18 (18.37%) DV Cleared
5 17 (17.35%) CCNA
6 12 (12.24%) CISSP
7 10 (10.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (10.20%) Degree
7 10 (10.20%) SC Cleared
8 9 (9.18%) CLAS
8 9 (9.18%) GIAC
8 9 (9.18%) SANS
8 9 (9.18%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (5.10%) CCSE
9 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.06%) MCSE
11 2 (2.04%) DBS Check
12 1 (1.02%) MCP
12 1 (1.02%) MCSA
12 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.18%) GDPR
2 9 (9.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 8 (8.16%) SLA
4 2 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 30 (30.61%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.12%) XenApp
4 4 (4.08%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.06%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.04%) Firmware
6 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.04%) vSphere
7 1 (1.02%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.02%) iptables
Systems Management
1 20 (20.41%) McAfee ePO
2 12 (12.24%) Nessus
3 8 (8.16%) SCCM
4 7 (7.14%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (5.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (5.10%) QRadar
5 5 (5.10%) SCOM
6 4 (4.08%) Backup Exec
7 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (3.06%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (3.06%) SCDPM
7 3 (3.06%) WSUS
8 2 (2.04%) AirWatch
8 2 (2.04%) Ansible
8 2 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (2.04%) IBM BigFix
8 2 (2.04%) Linux-HA
8 2 (2.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 2 (2.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 30 (30.61%) Cisco
3 19 (19.39%) CheckPoint
3 19 (19.39%) VMware
4 16 (16.33%) Blue Coat
5 15 (15.31%) F5
6 13 (13.27%) Juniper
7 12 (12.24%) Palo Alto
7 12 (12.24%) Qualys
8 10 (10.20%) Citrix
8 10 (10.20%) Rapid7
9 9 (9.18%) Riverbed
10 8 (8.16%) HP
10 8 (8.16%) Lumension
10 8 (8.16%) ServiceNow
11 7 (7.14%) Red Hat
12 6 (6.12%) Dell
12 6 (6.12%) Oracle
13 5 (5.10%) EMC
13 5 (5.10%) Symantec