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 28 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 West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 131 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing McAfee ePO 17 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.62% 0.30% -
As % of the Systems Management category 7.39% 3.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Median daily rate £345 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £344 £400
% change year-on-year +4.00% -14.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 230 295 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 8.40% 9.85% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 354 206
Median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £632 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 3 37
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.36 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +209.34% -23.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £11.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.39 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +66.66%  

McAfee ePO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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

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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 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee ePO in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 28 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
Dorset - 8 £300 -
Bristol -4 5 £550 +41.80% 2
Gloucestershire +14 2 £275 -26.66%
Wiltshire - 2 £308 -
McAfee ePO
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for McAfee ePO.

1 27 (100.00%) McAfee
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 19 (70.37%) Firewall
3 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
4 15 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (51.85%) Windows
5 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
6 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
7 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (37.04%) Virtual Environments
8 9 (33.33%) WSUS
8 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (29.63%) LAN
9 8 (29.63%) SAN
10 7 (25.93%) Migration
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
11 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
11 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
11 6 (22.22%) Internet
11 6 (22.22%) Citrix
11 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) SQL
12 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (18.52%) WAN
12 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
12 5 (18.52%) VPN
12 5 (18.52%) DNS
12 5 (18.52%) SSL

McAfee ePO
Co-occurring 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) LAN
2 8 (29.63%) SAN
3 6 (22.22%) Internet
4 5 (18.52%) DNS
4 5 (18.52%) NetScaler
4 5 (18.52%) SSL
4 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 5 (18.52%) VPN
4 5 (18.52%) WAN
4 5 (18.52%) Wireless
5 3 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 3 (11.11%) NAS
5 3 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (18.52%) Consultant
1 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Information Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Architect
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.11%) VAX
2 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.11%) Unix
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (37.04%) Virtual Environments
3 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (25.93%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Data Encryption
5 5 (18.52%) Information Security
5 5 (18.52%) Information Security Management
5 5 (18.52%) ISMS
5 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
5 5 (18.52%) Network Segmentation
5 5 (18.52%) Patch Management
5 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture
5 5 (18.52%) Security Management
5 5 (18.52%) Security Patching
5 5 (18.52%) SIEM
6 3 (11.11%) Application Packaging
6 3 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) SANS
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) WSUS
2 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) McAfee
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) Citrix
4 5 (18.52%) Aruba
4 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) Juniper
4 5 (18.52%) Veeam
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) Sun
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Dell KACE
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp