The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Intel Security products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Intel Security over the 3 months to 24 March 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 Intel Security Group (formerly McAfee, Inc).

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intel Security
North West / Cheshire
Rank 45 81 69
Rank change year-on-year +36 -12  
Contract jobs citing Intel Security 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.49% 0.31% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 3.46% 0.68% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Median daily rate £365 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.11% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £333 £350
% change year-on-year +10.90% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.18 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.88% -1.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £43.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year -72.09% +210.02%  

Intel Security 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 Cheshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 231 443 395
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.02% 45.62% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 238 215
Median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 21
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -6.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Intel Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Intel Security in Cheshire

Intel Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Intel Security in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Intel Security in Cheshire

Intel Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intel Security in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intel Security in Cheshire

Intel Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Intel Security in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intel Security in Cheshire

Intel Security
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intel Security within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +12 3 £295 -
Warrington - 1 £373 -
Intel Security
North West

Intel Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Intel Security 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Intel Security.

1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) SCCM
4 5 (38.46%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
5 4 (30.77%) Software Deployment
5 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) Symantec
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Local Government
6 3 (23.08%) Information Security
6 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (23.08%) WSUS
6 3 (23.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (23.08%) Splunk
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
6 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (23.08%) Trustwave

Intel Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Skype
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Local Government
4 1 (7.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Messaging Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Security Officer
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) CESG
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
2 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Software Deployment
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (15.38%) Security Management
3 2 (15.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Threat Detection
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (23.08%) WSUS
3 2 (15.38%) SCOM
3 2 (15.38%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
3 3 (23.08%) Splunk
3 3 (23.08%) Symantec
3 3 (23.08%) Trustwave
4 2 (15.38%) AppSense
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper