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 28 August 2015 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 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
McAfee
Rank 151 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +2
Contract jobs citing McAfee 16 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.65% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 1.44% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 5
Average daily rate
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£256 £254 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% -27.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £311 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £14.17 £14.35 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% -47.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £12.99 £19.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.31 £20.75 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.17 £20.06 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-29.34% -19.76%
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
1857 1386 1286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.94% 44.93% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 725 571
Average daily rate £388 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 91 103
Average hourly rate £19.03 £18.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing McAfee across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

McAfee Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015. 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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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
Manchester -18 12 £256 +0.88% 3
Cheshire -10 4 - - 1
McAfee
England

McAfee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) VMware
3 19 (55.88%) Citrix
4 17 (50.00%) ITIL
5 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
6 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (41.18%) Symantec
8 13 (38.24%) SQL
9 12 (35.29%) SCCM
10 10 (29.41%) Cisco
10 10 (29.41%) SAN
10 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (23.53%) Sophos
11 8 (23.53%) CCNA
11 8 (23.53%) SCOM
11 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
11 8 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (23.53%) Backup Exec
12 7 (20.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (20.59%) Firewall
12 7 (20.59%) CCA
12 7 (20.59%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (17.65%) EMC
13 6 (17.65%) DNS
13 6 (17.65%) SLA
13 6 (17.65%) MCSE

McAfee
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) TPMS
2 1 (2.94%) Lync
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) SAN
2 7 (20.59%) Firewall
3 6 (17.65%) DNS
4 5 (14.71%) DHCP
5 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.82%) LAN
5 3 (8.82%) WAN
6 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.94%) Network Security
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) Informix
2 1 (2.94%) Ingres
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Service Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) PC Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) PC Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Security Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (2.94%) GIS
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) Information Security
4 2 (5.88%) Business Development
4 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (2.94%) SIEM
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (2.94%) Database Security
5 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (23.53%) CCNA
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (20.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (20.59%) CCA
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (17.65%) MCSE
5 5 (14.71%) MCP
6 4 (11.76%) MCITP
7 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
7 3 (8.82%) MCTS
7 3 (8.82%) MCSA
8 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (5.88%) PMP
8 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
8 2 (5.88%) Degree
9 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.94%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 4 (11.76%) vSphere
5 3 (8.82%) BitLocker
5 3 (8.82%) XenServer
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) SCCM
2 8 (23.53%) SCOM
2 8 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (23.53%) Backup Exec
3 4 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (8.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (8.82%) EdgeSight
5 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.94%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) VMware
2 19 (55.88%) Citrix
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 14 (41.18%) Symantec
5 10 (29.41%) Cisco
6 8 (23.53%) Sophos
7 6 (17.65%) EMC
8 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
8 5 (14.71%) Clearswift
8 5 (14.71%) HP
9 3 (8.82%) Lumension
10 2 (5.88%) ArcSight
10 2 (5.88%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
10 2 (5.88%) TippingPoint
10 2 (5.88%) F5
10 2 (5.88%) Dell
10 2 (5.88%) Juniper
10 2 (5.88%) Nokia
11 1 (2.94%) Veritas