The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 61 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing McAfee 10 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.24% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.92 £14.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.99% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £26.94
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -7.19%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
354 389 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.98% 51.46% 54.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 169 192
Average daily rate £350 £370 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £245 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 26 11
Average hourly rate £28.25 £19.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.03% +12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.55 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £29.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
McAfee
North West

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

McAfee Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 4 - - 1
Knutsford - 1 - -
Runcorn - - - -
McAfee
North West

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Symantec
3 4 (36.36%) Sophos
3 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Local Government
3 4 (36.36%) Veeam
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Adobe
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) CA
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 4 (36.36%) Becrypt
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) Security Management
5 2 (18.18%) Clustering
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Local Government
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) CESG
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) RHCE
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) GSEC
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) GPEN
2 1 (9.09%) OSCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
1 6 (54.55%) Symantec
2 4 (36.36%) Sophos
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Veeam
2 4 (36.36%) Becrypt
2 4 (36.36%) CA
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) Adobe
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Toshiba