Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 165 166
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +9
Contract jobs citing McAfee 47 36 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.75% 0.64% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 1.60% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 28
South West median daily rate £438 £313 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -24.70% -7.78%
10th Percentile £268 £240 £289
90th Percentile £645 £500 £600
England median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £30.56 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.78% - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £14.22 £18.00
% change year-on-year +75.87% -21.03% +13.83%

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 2,484 2,251 2,497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.42% 39.94% 42.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,505 1,368 1,556
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £200 £200
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 104 163
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £31.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.90% +48.81% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.56 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

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 15 November 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
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 15 November 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 -23 18 £262 -41.78% 8
Bristol +3 16 £438 +48.31% 7
Gloucestershire +2 12 £500 +81.82% 4
Devon - 1 £379 -
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 31 (65.96%) Windows
2 29 (61.70%) Windows Server
3 26 (55.32%) Security Cleared
4 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
4 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (51.06%) Firewall
6 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
7 18 (38.30%) McAfee ePO
8 17 (36.17%) Windows 10
9 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
9 15 (31.91%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (29.79%) SCCM
11 13 (27.66%) Juniper
12 12 (25.53%) Service Delivery
12 12 (25.53%) VMware
12 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (23.40%) DV Cleared
13 11 (23.40%) Cisco
14 10 (21.28%) ITIL
14 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (21.28%) Network Security
14 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (19.15%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (19.15%) VMware ESXi
15 9 (19.15%) vCenter Server
16 8 (17.02%) ITIL V3
16 8 (17.02%) Splunk
16 8 (17.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V

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 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (6.38%) IaaS
3 3 (6.38%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) Firewall
2 15 (31.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (21.28%) Network Security
4 4 (8.51%) SAN
5 3 (6.38%) VPN
6 2 (4.26%) ADSL
6 2 (4.26%) BGP
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.26%) DHCP
6 2 (4.26%) DNS
6 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.26%) Internet
6 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.26%) LAN
6 2 (4.26%) MPLS
6 2 (4.26%) OSPF
6 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.26%) VLAN
6 2 (4.26%) VRRP
6 2 (4.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Back Office
2 3 (6.38%) Military
3 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (14.89%) Integration Engineer
1 7 (14.89%) Support Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Architect
2 5 (10.64%) Azure Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Malware Specialist
2 5 (10.64%) Security Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Analyst
3 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
4 2 (4.26%) Designer
4 2 (4.26%) Network Designer
4 2 (4.26%) Operational Security Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Security Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Security Designer
4 2 (4.26%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Wintel Support
4 2 (4.26%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.15%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (17.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) PKI
6 1 (2.13%) CESG
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
6 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Windows
2 29 (61.70%) Windows Server
3 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (36.17%) Windows 10
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.38%) Linux
7 3 (6.38%) Unix
8 2 (4.26%) CentOS
8 2 (4.26%) Solaris
8 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (25.53%) Service Delivery
2 10 (21.28%) ITIL
3 8 (17.02%) ITIL V3
3 8 (17.02%) ITSM
3 8 (17.02%) Service Management
4 7 (14.89%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.89%) Protective Monitoring
4 7 (14.89%) SIEM
5 6 (12.77%) Server Management
6 5 (10.64%) Antivirus Management
6 5 (10.64%) Business Transformation
6 5 (10.64%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (10.64%) DNA
6 5 (10.64%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.51%) Proactive Management
7 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.38%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (55.32%) Security Cleared
2 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
3 11 (23.40%) DV Cleared
4 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (10.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 5 (10.64%) CISSP
6 4 (8.51%) Degree
7 2 (4.26%) CCIE
7 2 (4.26%) CCIE Security
7 2 (4.26%) CCSP
7 2 (4.26%) GIAC
7 2 (4.26%) GPEN
8 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.13%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) JSP 440
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (19.15%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
5 7 (14.89%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (14.89%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (14.89%) VMware NSX
6 4 (8.51%) vSphere
7 2 (4.26%) NFS
8 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) McAfee ePO
2 14 (29.79%) SCCM
3 9 (19.15%) vCenter Server
4 5 (10.64%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (10.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (8.51%) SCOM
6 2 (4.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (4.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) Juniper
3 12 (25.53%) VMware
4 11 (23.40%) Cisco
5 8 (17.02%) Splunk
6 7 (14.89%) Atlassian
6 7 (14.89%) Veeam
7 5 (10.64%) FireEye
7 5 (10.64%) Symantec
7 5 (10.64%) Tripwire
7 5 (10.64%) Trustwave
8 4 (8.51%) Sophos
9 2 (4.26%) Blue Coat
9 2 (4.26%) Brocade
9 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.26%) F5
9 2 (4.26%) Forcepoint
9 2 (4.26%) HP
9 2 (4.26%) Meraki
9 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds