The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing McAfee 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.43% - 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% - 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £298 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £375 £368
% change year-on-year -9.73% +2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.25
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 Chester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 50 96 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 35.71% 44.04% 51.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 88 60
Median daily rate £360 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.72% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £305 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.09% +40.00%  
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 Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in Chester

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in Chester

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 Chester region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (60.00%) SmoothWall
3 3 (60.00%) Local Government
3 3 (60.00%) PKI
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) CESG
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (60.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
1 3 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) CESG
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) PKI
3 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
1 3 (60.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) VMware