Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 162 274 277
Rank change year-on-year +112 +3 +12
Contract jobs citing McAfee 28 82 111
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.57% 0.55% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 1.15% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 38 58
Median daily rate £468 £425 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.06% +15.25% -2.32%
10th Percentile £308 £181 £189
90th Percentile £537 £530 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 22 7
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.17% -46.67% +87.50%
10th Percentile £15.04 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £16.68 £12.00 £37.40
England median hourly rate £31.25 £12.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +160.42% -52.00% +108.33%

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 2,513 7,135 7,899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 51.06% 48.01% 46.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,495 4,238 4,525
Median daily rate £451 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.22% +5.88% +1.80%
10th Percentile £204 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £601 £577
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 324 347
Median hourly rate £19.75 £19.31 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.28% +13.59% +3.03%
10th Percentile £11.69 £10.82 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.38 £60.00 £47.63
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.03 £18.00
% change year-on-year +20.86% +5.72% +5.88%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing McAfee as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing McAfee in the South East.

Daily rate trend for McAfee in the South East

McAfee
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing McAfee in the South East over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for McAfee in the South East

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing McAfee in the South East.

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 10 August 2020. 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
Hampshire +76 18 £488 +23.42% 2
Thames Valley +67 7 £388 -25.48% 1
Berkshire +46 4 £425 -8.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +43 3 £350 -32.69%
West Sussex +38 2 £550 +7.32%
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 18 (64.29%) VMware
4 17 (60.71%) Security Cleared
5 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 14 (50.00%) SCCM
6 14 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
7 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
7 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
8 11 (39.29%) Linux
8 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (39.29%) vSphere
9 10 (35.71%) SCOM
10 9 (32.14%) Cisco
10 9 (32.14%) Azure
11 8 (28.57%) Citrix
11 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
12 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (25.00%) DNS
12 7 (25.00%) AWS
13 6 (21.43%) Juniper
13 6 (21.43%) WSUS
13 6 (21.43%) Firewall
14 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (17.86%) PKI
14 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
14 5 (17.86%) SAN
14 5 (17.86%) Tivoli

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 4 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Azure
2 7 (25.00%) AWS
3 5 (17.86%) Office 365
4 3 (10.71%) IaaS
5 2 (7.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DNS
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 5 (17.86%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) DHCP
4 4 (14.29%) IPsec
4 4 (14.29%) LAN
4 4 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (10.71%) Junos
6 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
6 2 (7.14%) Skype
6 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.57%) BGP
7 1 (3.57%) DMZ
7 1 (3.57%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) OSPF
7 1 (3.57%) VLAN
7 1 (3.57%) VPLS
7 1 (3.57%) VPN
7 1 (3.57%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 4 (14.29%) ClearQuest
2 2 (7.14%) MSI
2 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Technical Leader
3 2 (7.14%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Security Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.57%) Security Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
1 5 (17.86%) PKI
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
3 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) AIX
5 4 (14.29%) Unix
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.57%) CentOS
8 1 (3.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (14.29%) DevOps
2 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (10.71%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (10.71%) High Availability
3 3 (10.71%) Migration
3 3 (10.71%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Information Security
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 2 (7.14%) Security Management
4 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) SIEM
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) VB
3 4 (14.29%) VBScript
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.14%) CISA
5 2 (7.14%) CISM
5 2 (7.14%) CISSP
5 2 (7.14%) Degree
5 2 (7.14%) IISP
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 22301
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 31000
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (7.14%) NIST
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (39.29%) vSphere
4 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.29%) Terminal Server
4 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (10.71%) XenApp
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (3.57%) DFS Replication
6 1 (3.57%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 14 (50.00%) SCCM
2 10 (35.71%) SCOM
3 6 (21.43%) WSUS
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (17.86%) Tivoli
5 4 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (10.71%) vRealize
7 2 (7.14%) AirWatch
7 2 (7.14%) IBM Guardium
7 2 (7.14%) Nessus
7 2 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (7.14%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 1 (3.57%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (3.57%) SCDPM
8 1 (3.57%) SmoothWall
8 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco
4 8 (28.57%) Citrix
5 6 (21.43%) Juniper
6 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
7 4 (14.29%) IBM
7 4 (14.29%) Lotus
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle
8 3 (10.71%) Lumension
8 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.71%) Symantec
9 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
9 2 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (7.14%) Imperva
9 2 (7.14%) LogRhythm
9 2 (7.14%) MobileIron
9 2 (7.14%) Qualys
9 2 (7.14%) Splunk
9 2 (7.14%) Trend Micro