Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 177 154
Rank change year-on-year -15 -23 +59
Contract jobs citing McAfee 29 24 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 0.42% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.97% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 59
North West median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +41.67%
10th Percentile £177 £380 £193
90th Percentile £516 £450 £572
England median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
North West median hourly rate £17.00 - £20.73
England median hourly rate £25.00 £14.22 £18.00
% change year-on-year +75.87% -21.03% +13.83%

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 2,540 2,478 3,213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.55% 43.08% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,522 1,477 1,916
North West median daily rate £400 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £208 £225 £263
90th Percentile £575 £625 £550
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 154 128
North West median hourly rate £17.55 £16.35 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.37% -9.82% +4.05%
10th Percentile £11.26 £11.25 £10.76
90th Percentile £44.35 £43.75 £45.23
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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
Manchester -15 16 £490 +15.29% 2
Cheshire +1 13 £324 +15.63% 1
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) ITIL
4 10 (34.48%) Trustwave
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
5 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (27.59%) Office 365
7 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (24.14%) SCCM
7 7 (24.14%) Blue Coat
7 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) Service Management
8 6 (20.69%) Symantec
8 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (20.69%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (17.24%) M86 Security
9 5 (17.24%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (17.24%) SCOM
9 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (17.24%) ProxySG
9 5 (17.24%) Internet
9 5 (17.24%) SQL
10 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
10 4 (13.79%) SAN
10 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003

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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (13.79%) Skype for Business
6 3 (10.34%) IIS
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (27.59%) Office 365
3 6 (20.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (10.34%) IaaS
5 2 (6.90%) SaaS
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (3.45%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 4 (13.79%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) DHCP
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) SMTP
3 3 (10.34%) SSL
4 2 (6.90%) HTTP
4 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.90%) NAS
4 2 (6.90%) Sourcefire
5 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) OSPF
5 1 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.45%) RIP
5 1 (3.45%) SMS
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Consultant
2 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.45%) Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Messaging Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
2 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Service Management
3 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
3 4 (13.79%) SIEM
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Anomaly Detection
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Critical Thinking
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) VBScript
4 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CEH
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) CREST Certified
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MCSA
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) GNVQ
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) COBIT
1 2 (6.90%) COSO
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) ProxySG
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (6.90%) XenServer
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.45%) vSphere
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (17.24%) SCOM
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) QRadar
5 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
5 1 (3.45%) Foglight
5 1 (3.45%) HP SIM
5 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (3.45%) SmoothWall
5 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Trustwave
3 7 (24.14%) Blue Coat
4 6 (20.69%) Symantec
5 5 (17.24%) M86 Security
6 4 (13.79%) IronPort
6 4 (13.79%) VMware
7 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.34%) Citrix
7 3 (10.34%) Dell
7 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.34%) Splunk
8 2 (6.90%) arcserve
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco
8 2 (6.90%) Forcepoint
8 2 (6.90%) HP
8 2 (6.90%) Kaspersky
8 2 (6.90%) Lumension
8 2 (6.90%) Sophos
8 2 (6.90%) Veeam