Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 19 February 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 77 106
Rank change year-on-year -8 +29 -20
Contract jobs citing McAfee 6 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.46% 0.83% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 1.90% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Cheshire median daily rate £273 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.99% +1.76% -15.00%
10th Percentile £252 £234 £411
90th Percentile £355 £550 £438
North West median daily rate £370 £419 £376
% change year-on-year -11.64% +11.37% -24.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Cheshire median hourly rate - £16.00 £15.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.52% +3.02%
North West median hourly rate - £16.00 £26.17
% change year-on-year - -38.86% +71.07%

McAfee is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 546 525 779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.81% 43.39% 39.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 338 467
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +5.77%
10th Percentile £225 £176 £239
90th Percentile £625 £550 £575
North West median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 37 41
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.53% - -0.99%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £9.63
90th Percentile £35.00 £31.25 £37.50
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year -10.68% -9.38% +24.38%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing McAfee as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in Cheshire

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in Cheshire

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in Cheshire

McAfee
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 McAfee within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +2 2 £273 - 1
Knutsford -17 1 - -
McAfee
North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing McAfee also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) SCOM
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) Local Government
4 3 (50.00%) PKI
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 3 (50.00%) Confluence

McAfee
Co-occurring 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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 3 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) OAuth
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SAML
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) CESG
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Behavioural Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Case Management
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (50.00%) SCOM
2 3 (50.00%) SmoothWall
3 2 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
4 1 (16.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 3 (50.00%) Splunk
1 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Altiris
2 2 (33.33%) Avaya
2 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper