Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 262 254 292
Rank change year-on-year -8 +38 -68
Contract jobs citing McAfee 110 96 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.67% 0.63% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.41% 1.30% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 69 56
South East median daily rate £375 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.33% -6.29% +1.45%
10th Percentile £241 £231 £229
90th Percentile £538 £600 £538
England median daily rate £440 £375 £379
% change year-on-year +17.33% -0.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 11
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -75.00% +244.83%
England median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year +26.32% -29.63% +33.88%

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 7,780 7,380 8,704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.45% 48.81% 47.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,544 4,260 4,876
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.98% +4.60%
10th Percentile £234 £238 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 372 449
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.43 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.43% -20.86% +21.84%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.45
90th Percentile £42.50 £44.43 £51.70
England median hourly rate £17.49 £17.38 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.66% -3.47% +9.09%

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 22 January 2018.

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
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 22 January 2018. 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 -20 52 £338 +4.65% 4
Hampshire +10 39 £470 +26.77% 2
Berkshire -14 24 £325 +20.82% 2
Oxfordshire -3 15 £375 +20.00%
Surrey -18 15 £575 +110.05% 2
Buckinghamshire -33 13 £270 -25.26% 2
Middlesex - 4 - -
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 85 (77.27%) Windows
2 68 (61.82%) Active Directory
3 63 (57.27%) Security Cleared
4 56 (50.91%) Microsoft
5 55 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
6 47 (42.73%) DV Cleared
7 46 (41.82%) VMware
8 42 (38.18%) SC Cleared
9 40 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 40 (36.36%) PowerShell
9 40 (36.36%) Windows Server
10 35 (31.82%) Firewall
11 34 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 32 (29.09%) Lumension
13 28 (25.45%) SQL
14 27 (24.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 26 (23.64%) SCCM
15 26 (23.64%) IIS
15 26 (23.64%) Security Operations
16 25 (22.73%) HP
17 24 (21.82%) SharePoint
18 22 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
19 21 (19.09%) ITIL
19 21 (19.09%) MSI
19 21 (19.09%) Windows Vista
19 21 (19.09%) Software Distribution
20 20 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
20 20 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
20 20 (18.18%) Internet
20 20 (18.18%) Oracle

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 26 (23.64%) IIS
2 24 (21.82%) SharePoint
3 20 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.55%) JBoss
5 5 (4.55%) WildFly
6 3 (2.73%) Apache
7 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.82%) Office 365
2 9 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.82%) IaaS
4 1 (0.91%) PaaS
4 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (31.82%) Firewall
2 20 (18.18%) Internet
3 19 (17.27%) DNS
4 14 (12.73%) DHCP
5 10 (9.09%) Network Security
6 9 (8.18%) TCP/IP
7 8 (7.27%) Kerberos
8 7 (6.36%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (5.45%) WAN
10 5 (4.55%) LAN
10 5 (4.55%) SAN
10 5 (4.55%) SSH
11 4 (3.64%) Skype
12 1 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.91%) NAS
12 1 (0.91%) NetScreen
12 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.91%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 21 (19.09%) MSI
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.91%) Toad
General
1 9 (8.18%) Finance
2 7 (6.36%) Banking
3 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.73%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Military
5 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (15.45%) Operations Technician
2 14 (12.73%) Analyst
3 11 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 10 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
4 10 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (8.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (7.27%) Architect
6 8 (7.27%) Technical Support
7 7 (6.36%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.36%) Security Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Server Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
8 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 6 (5.45%) Support Technician
9 5 (4.55%) Administrator
9 5 (4.55%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.64%) LDAP
2 12 (10.91%) Web Services
3 6 (5.45%) Middleware
4 1 (0.91%) .NET
4 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Replication
2 10 (9.09%) PKI
3 9 (8.18%) Clustering
4 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.45%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (4.55%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.73%) iPad
7 3 (2.73%) iPhone
8 2 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.91%) CMDB
9 1 (0.91%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 85 (77.27%) Windows
2 40 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 34 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (24.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (19.09%) Windows Vista
6 20 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (10.91%) Unix
8 10 (9.09%) Solaris
8 10 (9.09%) Windows 7
9 7 (6.36%) Windows 10
10 6 (5.45%) Linux
11 3 (2.73%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.64%) Security Operations
2 22 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 21 (19.09%) ITIL
3 21 (19.09%) Software Distribution
4 18 (16.36%) Server Patching
5 15 (13.64%) Change Management
6 13 (11.82%) Problem Management
7 11 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.18%) Information Security
9 8 (7.27%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (6.36%) ITIL V3
10 7 (6.36%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (6.36%) Security Architecture
11 6 (5.45%) Disk Encryption
11 6 (5.45%) Patch Management
12 5 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.55%) Process Architecture
12 5 (4.55%) Server Building
12 5 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 28 (25.45%) SQL
3 7 (6.36%) VBScript
4 6 (5.45%) Java
5 1 (0.91%) C
5 1 (0.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 63 (57.27%) Security Cleared
2 47 (42.73%) DV Cleared
3 42 (38.18%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.27%) Degree
5 5 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.64%) MCSA
6 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.73%) MCSE
8 2 (1.82%) CCIE
8 2 (1.82%) CCNA
8 2 (1.82%) CCNP
8 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.82%) CISSP
9 1 (0.91%) CISA
9 1 (0.91%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) SLA
2 7 (6.36%) QA
3 2 (1.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.91%) COBIT
4 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (61.82%) Active Directory
2 40 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.55%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (14.55%) vSphere
4 10 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 7 (6.36%) BitLocker
6 6 (5.45%) ProxySG
6 6 (5.45%) Sendmail
7 2 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.82%) XenApp
8 1 (0.91%) Snort
8 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.91%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 55 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 26 (23.64%) SCCM
3 15 (13.64%) SCOM
4 13 (11.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 8 (7.27%) NetBackup
6 6 (5.45%) WSUS
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.82%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.91%) Netcool
9 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.91%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (50.91%) Microsoft
2 46 (41.82%) VMware
3 32 (29.09%) Lumension
4 25 (22.73%) HP
5 20 (18.18%) Oracle
6 11 (10.00%) Cisco
7 9 (8.18%) Blue Coat
7 9 (8.18%) Juniper
7 9 (8.18%) Symantec
8 8 (7.27%) Citrix
9 7 (6.36%) Veritas
10 6 (5.45%) Palo Alto
10 6 (5.45%) Proofpoint
10 6 (5.45%) Red Hat
11 5 (4.55%) Intel
12 4 (3.64%) Altiris
12 4 (3.64%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.64%) Gemalto
12 4 (3.64%) Trustwave
13 3 (2.73%) Splunk