Period
to 22 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 May 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
England > North West
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 171 210
Rank change year-on-year -32 +39 -15
Contract jobs citing McAfee 17 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 1.10% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 7
North West median daily rate £265 £301 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.81% -24.88% +28.85%
10th Percentile £210 £257 £281
90th Percentile £438 £382 £453
England median daily rate £438 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +19.86% -2.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
North West median hourly rate £11.75 £16.00 £14.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.56% +12.83% -1.15%
10th Percentile £11.33 £15.10 £13.32
90th Percentile £11.98 £17.70 £15.05
England median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +87.50% -72.09% +166.09%

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,399 2,360 3,364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.28% 43.56% 43.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,434 1,381 1,896
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £243 £225 £248
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 142 174
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.95% +17.14%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.75 £11.90
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.20 £47.23
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing McAfee as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in the North West

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in the North West

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in the North West over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in the North West

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in the North West

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Cheshire -14 11 £265 -11.81%
Manchester -22 4 £206 -22.17% 1
Merseyside +10 1 £308 -5.38%
Cumbria - 1 £370 -
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 North West region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 13 (76.47%) Windows
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (52.94%) Office 365
4 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 7 (41.18%) Migration
5 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) SCCM
6 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
6 6 (35.29%) VMware
6 6 (35.29%) SAN
6 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) ITIL
7 5 (29.41%) Symantec
7 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
7 5 (29.41%) JIRA
7 5 (29.41%) WSUS
8 4 (23.53%) PKI
8 4 (23.53%) Local Government
8 4 (23.53%) SCOM
8 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (23.53%) IIS
4 3 (17.65%) Confluence
5 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) HipChat
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) G Suite
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Big Data
2 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) MSI
General
1 4 (23.53%) Local Government
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Server Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Product Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Product Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Product Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Product Owner
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Product Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Product Owner
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Anaconda
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) JSON
2 2 (11.76%) OAuth
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) SAML
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
1 4 (23.53%) PKI
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.76%) Unix
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.88%) Linux
7 1 (5.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Behavioural Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Case Management
4 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) SIEM
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Workload Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) VBScript
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCITP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (23.53%) vSphere
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
4 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.76%) XenServer
5 1 (5.88%) BitLocker
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (35.29%) SCCM
3 5 (29.41%) WSUS
4 4 (23.53%) SCOM
4 4 (23.53%) SmoothWall
5 3 (17.65%) HP SIM
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (11.76%) vCenter Server
6 2 (11.76%) vMotion
7 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Symantec
5 4 (23.53%) Avaya
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) Altiris
6 3 (17.65%) Atlassian
6 3 (17.65%) Cloudera
6 3 (17.65%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) IBM
6 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
6 3 (17.65%) Splunk
7 2 (11.76%) arcserve
7 2 (11.76%) Infoblox
7 2 (11.76%) Ivanti
7 2 (11.76%) Kaspersky
7 2 (11.76%) Lumension
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.76%) Veeam