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 3 months to 22 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
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 135 129
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6  
Contract jobs citing McAfee 3 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.10% 0.68% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 1.49% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 13
Median daily rate £295 £280 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +16.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £159 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £414 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £370
% change year-on-year -4.28% -5.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year -42.85% +50.69%  

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 the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1318 1744 1686
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.97% 45.38% 45.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 1028 833
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 57 113
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.20 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.64% +9.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 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 3 months to 22 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
Cheshire - 3 £295 - 1
McAfee
England

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

1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Clustering
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Office 365
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (25.00%) SmoothWall
5 3 (25.00%) Splunk
5 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (25.00%) Trustwave
5 3 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Skype
5 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (25.00%) McAfee ePO

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 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) LDAP
2 3 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) Skype
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Security Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Messaging Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) CESG
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
3 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Threat Detection
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
1 3 (25.00%) SmoothWall
1 3 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Dell
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Splunk
3 3 (25.00%) Symantec
3 3 (25.00%) Trustwave
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) AppSense
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (8.33%) Riverbed