The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator
England / South West
Rank 131 132 142
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Contract jobs citing McAfee ePO 9 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.21% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.97% 2.51% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £365 £335 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.95% -6.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £308 £348
% change year-on-year +2.43% -11.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 181 239 211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 6.97% 8.26% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 161 133
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
Median hourly rate £21.30 £17.00 £18.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.29% -8.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £10.45 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.26 £19.35 £37.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

McAfee ePO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

McAfee ePO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee ePO in the South West

McAfee ePO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee ePO in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee ePO in the South West

McAfee ePO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee ePO in the South West

McAfee ePO
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bristol +4 5 £550 +61.61% 1
Wiltshire +4 4 £365 +10.60%
McAfee ePO
England

McAfee ePO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for McAfee ePO.

1 19 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 18 (94.74%) Security Cleared
3 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
4 13 (68.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (68.42%) Information Security
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 9 (47.37%) VMware
6 9 (47.37%) Firewall
6 9 (47.37%) Data Security
6 9 (47.37%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Reference Data
6 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
6 9 (47.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (47.37%) Security Architecture
6 9 (47.37%) Splunk
6 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (47.37%) Cyber Defence
7 6 (31.58%) MS Office
7 6 (31.58%) Internet
8 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (21.05%) Network Segmentation
9 4 (21.05%) Security Monitoring
9 4 (21.05%) Data Encryption
9 4 (21.05%) Network Security
9 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
9 4 (21.05%) SIEM
9 4 (21.05%) Aruba
9 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Scanning

McAfee ePO
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) Internet
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) NetScaler
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security
3 4 (21.05%) SSL
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) VPN
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Security Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Security Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) SOC Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Security Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Information Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Principal Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Cyber Defence
1 9 (47.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 9 (47.37%) Reference Data
2 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (47.37%) Data Security
2 9 (47.37%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Security Architecture
3 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (21.05%) Data Encryption
4 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
4 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Network Segmentation
4 4 (21.05%) Security Management
4 4 (21.05%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
4 4 (21.05%) SIEM
4 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (10.53%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) Security Cleared
2 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Splunk
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Aruba
4 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) Juniper