The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 64 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing McAfee 6 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.73% 1.09% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 2.30% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £288
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.35 £22.17 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.30% +45.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £25.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +68.06%
McAfee
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
366 392 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.53% 47.52% 54.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 167 248
Average daily rate £400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £254 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 30
Average hourly rate £15.00 £31.56 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.46% +97.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £14.35 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

McAfee
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing McAfee across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

McAfee
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing McAfee across the Cheshire region.

McAfee Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

McAfee
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing McAfee across the Cheshire region.

McAfee Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
McAfee
North West

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing McAfee also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited McAfee.

1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Symantec
3 11 (50.00%) Citrix
4 9 (40.91%) Sophos
4 9 (40.91%) CA
4 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
4 9 (40.91%) VMware
4 9 (40.91%) Adobe
4 9 (40.91%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (40.91%) SAP
4 9 (40.91%) Veeam
4 9 (40.91%) Becrypt
5 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
6 6 (27.27%) MS Office
6 6 (27.27%) UNIX
6 6 (27.27%) Validation
7 5 (22.73%) Information Security
7 5 (22.73%) Local Government
7 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
7 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 4 (18.18%) Perl
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
8 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing McAfee also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited McAfee. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) SMTP
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (22.73%) Local Government
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Security Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Wintel Support
3 1 (4.55%) Security Officer
3 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing Specialist
3 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.55%) Administrator
3 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) CESG
2 2 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX
3 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
6 2 (9.09%) AIX
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Validation
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (9.09%) Security Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Security
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.55%) RHCE
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CISA
2 1 (4.55%) CISM
2 1 (4.55%) GSEC
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) GPEN
2 1 (4.55%) OSCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 12 (54.55%) Symantec
2 11 (50.00%) Citrix
3 9 (40.91%) SAP
3 9 (40.91%) Adobe
3 9 (40.91%) Sophos
3 9 (40.91%) CA
3 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
3 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) Veeam
3 9 (40.91%) Becrypt
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.55%) Toshiba