The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of McAfee products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited McAfee over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 (formerly Intel Security).

McAfee
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 66 63
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3  
Contract jobs citing McAfee 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.49% 0.74% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 1.36% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £364
% change year-on-year -13.33% +2.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.22 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year -42.85% +50.69%  

McAfee is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 285 440 349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 46.27% 53.99% 46.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 290 219
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 25
Median hourly rate £14.22 £11.80 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.46% -39.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £12.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing McAfee as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in Birmingham

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing McAfee in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in Birmingham

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing McAfee also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) SafeCom
2 2 (66.67%) Wyse
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) SafeCom
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Wyse
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper