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 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 21 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing McAfee 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.16% 0.58% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 1.00% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £288
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.35 £14.35 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £25.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +68.06%
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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
78 100 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 56.12% 58.14% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 18
Average daily rate £375 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £275 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £406 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £31.56 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.95% -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 £45.00 £42.50
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 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 28 August 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Local Government
4 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) SCOM
5 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (33.33%) Clustering
6 2 (22.22%) Security Management
6 2 (22.22%) Information Security
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) PKI
6 2 (22.22%) CESG
6 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) AIX
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (55.56%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support
3 1 (11.11%) Security Officer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) CESG
2 2 (22.22%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Security Management
1 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (11.11%) RHCE
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) GSEC
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) GPEN
1 1 (11.11%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco