The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
McAfee
Rank 150 127 127
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs citing McAfee 6 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.38% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.83% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate £425 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £375 £329
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £14.18 £16.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.73% +30.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £13.87 £14.78
% change year-on-year
+224.44% -6.12%
McAfee
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1564 1445 1192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 41.15% 45.90% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 734 567
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 99 75
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.03 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

McAfee
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

McAfee Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

McAfee
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

McAfee Daily Rate Trend in the North West

McAfee
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

McAfee Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire -11 3 £425 -15.00%
Manchester -15 2 - - 3
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 11 (61.11%) Windows
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Banking
4 5 (27.78%) DNS
4 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) Symantec
5 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Stellent
6 3 (16.67%) Content Management
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Compaq
6 3 (16.67%) Dell
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) DHCP
6 3 (16.67%) vSphere

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) SMTP
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQLPlus
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Messaging Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Content Management
1 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
3 1 (5.56%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 3 (16.67%) XenServer
4 2 (11.11%) Postfix
4 2 (11.11%) Sendmail
5 1 (5.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Symantec
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Compaq
4 3 (16.67%) Dell
4 3 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) Stellent
4 3 (16.67%) ThinPrint
5 2 (11.11%) MobileIron
5 2 (11.11%) Trustwave
6 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.56%) Clearswift
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Lumension
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp