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 3 months to 24 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 74
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing McAfee 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.48% - 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% - 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £295 - £434
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 - £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 - £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £375 £368
% change year-on-year -9.73% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -42.85% +50.00%  

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 Cheshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 287 440 424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.48% 47.88% 42.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 304 221
Median daily rate £388 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 4 29
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.09% +33.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.14 £15.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.50 £26.75 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 - 2 £298 -
Warrington - 1 £275 -
McAfee
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Clustering
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Office 365
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (27.27%) SmoothWall
5 3 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (27.27%) Splunk
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (27.27%) Trustwave
5 3 (27.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Skype
5 3 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) AIX
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) LDAP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange

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 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
1 3 (27.27%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) Skype
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Security Officer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Messaging Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) CESG
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) Security Management
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Threat Detection
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) BitLocker
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
1 3 (27.27%) SmoothWall
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Dell
2 3 (27.27%) Juniper
2 3 (27.27%) Splunk
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec
2 3 (27.27%) Trustwave
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense