Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 165 199
Rank change year-on-year +15 +34 -21
Contract jobs citing McAfee 40 39 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.77% 0.72% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.05% 1.77% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 11
South West median daily rate £363 £518 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.95% +52.21% -24.44%
10th Percentile £238 £251 £100
90th Percentile £500 £600 £394
England median daily rate £430 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +10.97% +3.33% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
South West median hourly rate £20.56 £46.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.78% +21.57% +82.14%
England median hourly rate £19.06 £15.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +27.08% -45.45% +81.82%

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 1,952 2,206 2,487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.40% 40.61% 40.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,207 1,413 1,598
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.54% -0.53%
10th Percentile £204 £185 £219
90th Percentile £574 £535 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 154 134
South West median hourly rate £26.00 £25.25 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.97% -24.06% +54.65%
10th Percentile £12.97 £12.00 £12.15
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £49.76
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +7.88%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Bristol -7 18 £280 -13.85% 6
Wiltshire +3 14 £500 -4.76% 1
Dorset -2 7 - -
Somerset - 1 - - 1
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.00%) CISSP
2 14 (35.00%) SCCM
3 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (32.50%) Symantec
4 12 (30.00%) Windows
4 12 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (30.00%) SIEM
5 11 (27.50%) Service Management
5 11 (27.50%) FireEye
6 10 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 10 (25.00%) Cisco
6 10 (25.00%) Firewall
6 10 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (25.00%) HP
6 10 (25.00%) ArcSight
6 10 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (22.50%) Business Transformation
7 9 (22.50%) DNA
7 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
7 9 (22.50%) Bluefish Communications
8 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (17.50%) Network Security
9 7 (17.50%) EMC
9 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
9 7 (17.50%) Security Hardening

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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (25.00%) Firewall
3 7 (17.50%) Network Security
4 6 (15.00%) Skype
5 5 (12.50%) DNS
6 4 (10.00%) WAN
7 3 (7.50%) Internet
7 3 (7.50%) IPsec
7 3 (7.50%) LAN
7 3 (7.50%) SCCP
7 3 (7.50%) VPN
8 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (2.50%) HTTP
8 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
8 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.50%) SMS
8 1 (2.50%) SNMP
8 1 (2.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
General
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
1 13 (32.50%) Security Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Security Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) ArcSight Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Operational Security Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Information Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Network Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Network Security Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) PKI
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) SIEM
2 11 (27.50%) Service Management
3 10 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (22.50%) Business Transformation
4 9 (22.50%) DNA
5 7 (17.50%) Security Hardening
6 6 (15.00%) ITIL
6 6 (15.00%) Security Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Information Security
7 4 (10.00%) Security Operations
8 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
9 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (5.00%) Migration
9 2 (5.00%) Network Management
9 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
9 2 (5.00%) Proactive Management
9 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.50%) Performance Measurement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) Perl
2 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) CISSP
2 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.50%) GIAC
5 3 (7.50%) ISSAP
5 3 (7.50%) MCSE
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) SCCM
2 10 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (15.00%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (15.00%) SCOM
4 5 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (7.50%) NetBackup
6 2 (5.00%) Nagios
7 1 (2.50%) AirWatch
7 1 (2.50%) Nessus
7 1 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) Symantec
3 11 (27.50%) FireEye
4 10 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 10 (25.00%) Cisco
4 10 (25.00%) HP
5 9 (22.50%) Bluefish Communications
6 7 (17.50%) EMC
7 4 (10.00%) Juniper
7 4 (10.00%) LogLogic
7 4 (10.00%) VMware
8 3 (7.50%) Forcepoint
9 2 (5.00%) F5
9 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
9 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
9 2 (5.00%) Trend Micro
10 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.50%) Darktrace
10 1 (2.50%) MobileIron
10 1 (2.50%) Splunk