Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 173 164
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 -14
Contract jobs citing McAfee 41 31 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.74% 0.57% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% 1.38% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 24
South West median daily rate £379 £319 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.92% -15.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £233 £243 £296
90th Percentile £469 £550 £450
England median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.59% - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £12.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +108.33% -33.33% +25.48%

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 2,076 2,254 2,515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.65% 41.39% 42.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,256 1,347 1,566
South West median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £230 £225 £214
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 110 141
South West median hourly rate £34.28 £35.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.07% +48.94% +16.42%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.34 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.75 £46.20
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.45% -1.43%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +14 18 £413 +32.00% 6
Bristol -6 16 £414 -24.70% 6
Dorset -8 4 - - 1
Somerset +9 1 £230 -6.12% 1
Gloucestershire -2 1 £275 -
Devon - 1 £379 -
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 29 (70.73%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) McAfee ePO
3 24 (58.54%) Windows Server
4 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
5 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
6 16 (39.02%) VMware
6 16 (39.02%) Firewall
7 15 (36.59%) Cisco
8 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
8 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
8 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (29.27%) Juniper
10 11 (26.83%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (24.39%) Windows 10
11 10 (24.39%) vCenter Server
11 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (21.95%) Linux
13 8 (19.51%) SAN
13 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
13 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
13 8 (19.51%) Veeam
13 8 (19.51%) Splunk
13 8 (19.51%) Protective Monitoring
14 7 (17.07%) VMware NSX
14 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (17.07%) Atlassian
14 7 (17.07%) SCCM
14 7 (17.07%) LAN
15 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003

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 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) G Suite
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) Firewall
2 8 (19.51%) SAN
3 7 (17.07%) LAN
4 5 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (12.20%) NAS
4 5 (12.20%) VPN
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (9.76%) Internet
5 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.76%) VLAN
5 4 (9.76%) WAN
6 3 (7.32%) BGP
6 3 (7.32%) DHCP
6 3 (7.32%) DNS
6 3 (7.32%) IP Telephony
6 3 (7.32%) OSPF
6 3 (7.32%) WLAN
7 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.88%) MPLS
7 2 (4.88%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.44%) Hudson
2 1 (2.44%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 6 (14.63%) Back Office
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Military
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Architect
2 4 (9.76%) Malware Specialist
2 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) Network Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) Network Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Wintel Support
4 2 (4.88%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) CESG
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Windows Server
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (24.39%) Windows 10
5 9 (21.95%) Linux
6 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (12.20%) Unix
8 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.88%) CentOS
9 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.88%) Solaris
9 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
2 8 (19.51%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (9.76%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.32%) Antivirus Management
4 3 (7.32%) Business Transformation
4 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.32%) DNA
4 3 (7.32%) NsoIT
4 3 (7.32%) Server Management
4 3 (7.32%) Service Management
4 3 (7.32%) SIEM
4 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.88%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) C
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
2 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (7.32%) CISSP
5 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) JSP 440
1 2 (4.88%) RMADS
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (26.83%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (17.07%) VMware NSX
5 4 (9.76%) vSphere
6 3 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (4.88%) NFS
8 1 (2.44%) Firmware
8 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (63.41%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (24.39%) vCenter Server
3 7 (17.07%) SCCM
4 6 (14.63%) WSUS
5 4 (9.76%) SCOM
6 3 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (7.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) VMware
2 15 (36.59%) Cisco
3 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
4 12 (29.27%) Juniper
5 8 (19.51%) Splunk
5 8 (19.51%) Veeam
6 7 (17.07%) Atlassian
7 5 (12.20%) Sophos
8 4 (9.76%) Trustwave
9 3 (7.32%) FireEye
9 3 (7.32%) Symantec
9 3 (7.32%) Tripwire
10 2 (4.88%) Brocade
10 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.88%) F5
10 2 (4.88%) Forcepoint
10 2 (4.88%) HP
10 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
10 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds