Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 6 months to 22 February 2019 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
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 561 540 544
Rank change year-on-year -21 +4 +43
Contract jobs citing McAfee ePO 86 107 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.16% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.21% 1.76% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 53 76
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.43% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £221 £200 £255
90th Percentile £463 £450 £600
UK median daily rate £382 £338 £335
% change year-on-year +13.11% +0.75% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 7
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
UK median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - -7.69% -63.12%

McAfee ePO is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,101 6,077 5,412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 13.43% 11.56% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,288 3,731 3,343
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £269 £239 £225
90th Percentile £600 £590 £556
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 183 182
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.69 £18.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -15.76% -0.67%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.90 £42.20 £54.88
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -

McAfee ePO
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing McAfee ePO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for McAfee ePO in the UK excluding London

McAfee ePO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing McAfee ePO in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee ePO in the UK excluding London

McAfee ePO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee ePO in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee ePO in the UK excluding London

McAfee ePO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee ePO in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee ePO in the UK excluding London

McAfee ePO
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee ePO in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for McAfee ePO in the UK excluding London

McAfee ePO
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 22 February 2019. 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
South East -16 48 £376 +0.27%
Midlands +4 16 £325 +62.09% 5
West Midlands -6 13 £338 +68.33% 5
South West -19 12 £438 +59.09% 5
North of England -28 6 £310 -17.33%
Yorkshire -2 3 £450 -
Wales -12 3 £450 +20.00% 1
North West -25 3 £100 -73.33%
East Midlands - 3 £225 -
East of England -6 1 - -
McAfee ePO
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing McAfee ePO 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for McAfee ePO.

1 86 (100.00%) McAfee
2 73 (84.88%) Windows
3 56 (65.12%) Microsoft
4 50 (58.14%) Active Directory
5 44 (51.16%) Windows Server
6 38 (44.19%) Security Cleared
6 38 (44.19%) VMware
7 34 (39.53%) SC Cleared
8 28 (32.56%) SharePoint
9 27 (31.40%) IIS
9 27 (31.40%) Firewall
9 27 (31.40%) DV Cleared
10 26 (30.23%) Self-Motivation
11 24 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (27.91%) Security Operations
11 24 (27.91%) Software Distribution
11 24 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (25.58%) Internet
12 22 (25.58%) Server Patching
12 22 (25.58%) SharePoint Server
12 22 (25.58%) Security Monitoring
13 21 (24.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 20 (23.26%) SCCM
15 17 (19.77%) PowerShell
15 17 (19.77%) vSphere
15 17 (19.77%) SAN
16 15 (17.44%) MS Exchange
16 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (16.28%) Office 365

McAfee ePO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 28 (32.56%) SharePoint
2 27 (31.40%) IIS
3 22 (25.58%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (17.44%) MS Exchange
5 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.28%) Office 365
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.40%) Firewall
2 22 (25.58%) Internet
3 17 (19.77%) SAN
4 12 (13.95%) WAN
5 10 (11.63%) Kerberos
5 10 (11.63%) LAN
6 9 (10.47%) NAS
6 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.98%) DNS
8 5 (5.81%) DHCP
8 5 (5.81%) VPN
9 4 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.49%) Skype
11 2 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (2.33%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (2.33%) TACACS
11 2 (2.33%) VLAN
11 2 (2.33%) VSAN
12 1 (1.16%) Cisco Firepower
12 1 (1.16%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MSI
1 2 (2.33%) Toad
2 1 (1.16%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.16%) WinRunner
General
1 9 (10.47%) Finance
1 9 (10.47%) Law
2 3 (3.49%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (27.91%) Operations Technician
2 15 (17.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 11 (12.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 11 (12.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (12.79%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 11 (12.79%) Support Technician
4 9 (10.47%) Project Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Active Directory Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) SCCM Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Consultant
6 5 (5.81%) Server Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Citrix Server Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) PowerShell Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Security Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) Apache Axis
1 2 (2.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.23%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (15.12%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.81%) PKI
5 4 (4.65%) Clustering
6 2 (2.33%) CESG
6 2 (2.33%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.16%) Handset
7 1 (1.16%) PDA
7 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 73 (84.88%) Windows
2 44 (51.16%) Windows Server
3 24 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.14%) Linux
6 7 (8.14%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.16%) AIX
8 1 (1.16%) VMS
8 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) Security Operations
1 24 (27.91%) Software Distribution
2 22 (25.58%) Security Monitoring
2 22 (25.58%) Server Patching
3 21 (24.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (6.98%) ITIL
5 5 (5.81%) Data Loss Prevention
5 5 (5.81%) Patch Management
5 5 (5.81%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.65%) Server Management
7 3 (3.49%) Change Management
7 3 (3.49%) DevOps
7 3 (3.49%) High Availability
7 3 (3.49%) Migration
7 3 (3.49%) Test Automation
7 3 (3.49%) Test Scripting
8 2 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.77%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.63%) SQL
3 2 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (44.19%) Security Cleared
2 34 (39.53%) SC Cleared
3 27 (31.40%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.33%) Degree
5 2 (2.33%) GNVQ
5 2 (2.33%) HNC
5 2 (2.33%) MCSA
5 2 (2.33%) MCSE
6 1 (1.16%) CCNA
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (58.14%) Active Directory
2 24 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (19.77%) vSphere
4 10 (11.63%) XenApp
5 9 (10.47%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.33%) VMware NSX
10 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.16%) Firmware
10 1 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (23.26%) SCCM
2 6 (6.98%) vCenter Server
3 5 (5.81%) SCOM
4 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (3.49%) WSUS
5 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.33%) CASB
5 2 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.16%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.16%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.16%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.16%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.16%) SCSM
6 1 (1.16%) SmoothWall
6 1 (1.16%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 86 (100.00%) McAfee
2 56 (65.12%) Microsoft
3 38 (44.19%) VMware
4 11 (12.79%) Citrix
4 11 (12.79%) NetApp
5 9 (10.47%) Sony
6 8 (9.30%) Cisco
7 7 (8.14%) HP
8 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.65%) Symantec
9 3 (3.49%) F5
9 3 (3.49%) Ivanti
9 3 (3.49%) Juniper
9 3 (3.49%) Oracle
10 2 (2.33%) Avaya
10 2 (2.33%) LogRhythm
10 2 (2.33%) Lumension
10 2 (2.33%) Splunk
10 2 (2.33%) Trustwave