The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
McAfee
Rank 19 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing McAfee 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.26% 0.94% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 4.69% 1.59% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £353 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.35 £22.95 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.49% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £26.75 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +86.08%
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Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 126 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 48.12% 59.15% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 20
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £16.84 £37.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

McAfee
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

McAfee
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

McAfee Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Local Government
4 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Symantec
6 3 (30.00%) Clustering
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) UNIX
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) SCOM
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) Dell
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) AIX
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) PKI
7 2 (20.00%) CESG
7 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (20.00%) Security Management
7 2 (20.00%) Information Security
8 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (60.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) CESG
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) AIX
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Security Management
1 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
1 1 (10.00%) CISM
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) GSEC
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) RHCE
1 1 (10.00%) GPEN
1 1 (10.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Symantec
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper