Period
to 26 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 May 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 West
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 169 173
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 -15
Contract jobs citing McAfee 32 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.63% 0.65% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 1.57% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 22
South West median daily rate £450 £510 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +50.00% -24.44%
10th Percentile £212 £285 £292
90th Percentile £508 £550 £399
England median daily rate £430 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +22.86% -6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
South West median hourly rate £44.75 £46.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.76% - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +87.50% -64.71% +106.15%

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 West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,889 2,165 2,449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.07% 41.26% 41.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,079 1,361 1,557
South West median daily rate £390 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% +5.44% -2.00%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £225
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 119 139
South West median hourly rate £18.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.95% +54.00% +23.85%
10th Percentile £11.24 £12.90 £11.63
90th Percentile £46.60 £50.00 £51.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in the South West

McAfee
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 in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in the South West

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in the South West over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in the South West

McAfee
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 in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in the South West

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in the South West over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for McAfee in the South West

McAfee
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 within the South West region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Wiltshire +17 13 £488 +33.56% 5
Bristol +2 13 £328 -40.40% 5
Dorset -16 4 - -
Somerset +5 2 £230 -6.12%
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
4 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
5 11 (34.38%) VMware
6 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
6 9 (28.13%) SCCM
7 8 (25.00%) Security Hardening
7 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (25.00%) Firewall
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.75%) Linux
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.75%) Cisco
9 5 (15.63%) EMC
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (15.63%) FireEye
9 5 (15.63%) Skype
9 5 (15.63%) Skype for Business
9 5 (15.63%) SIEM
9 5 (15.63%) SCOM
9 5 (15.63%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (12.50%) WSUS
10 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
10 4 (12.50%) Tripwire

McAfee
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 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) Skype
3 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (12.50%) LAN
3 4 (12.50%) SAN
4 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony
4 3 (9.38%) NAS
5 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (3.13%) DHCP
6 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security
6 1 (3.13%) SMS
6 1 (3.13%) SSL
6 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Back Office
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (9.38%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
2 2 (6.25%) Administrator
2 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
2 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (6.25%) Network Administrator
2 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
2 2 (6.25%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (3.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (3.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Antivirus Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Banking Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) SIEM Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.13%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.25%) Unix
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Security Hardening
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) SIEM
4 4 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 4 (12.50%) DNA
4 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.50%) Service Management
4 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (9.38%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.13%) B2B
7 1 (3.13%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.13%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (12.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 4 (12.50%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) BitLocker
4 2 (6.25%) VMware NSX
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (28.13%) SCCM
3 5 (15.63%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (15.63%) SCOM
4 4 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (12.50%) WSUS
5 3 (9.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (9.38%) vCenter Server
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (3.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) VMware
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) EMC
4 5 (15.63%) FireEye
5 4 (12.50%) Juniper
5 4 (12.50%) Splunk
5 4 (12.50%) Symantec
5 4 (12.50%) Tripwire
6 3 (9.38%) Veeam
7 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
7 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
7 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.25%) Sophos
8 1 (3.13%) arcserve
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) Intel
8 1 (3.13%) Sun
8 1 (3.13%) Trustwave