Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 166 225
Rank change year-on-year -18 +59 -33
Contract jobs citing McAfee 16 48 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.82% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 1.82% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 40 8
North West median daily rate £370 £419 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.64% +11.37% -24.80%
10th Percentile £255 £257 £284
90th Percentile £450 £550 £438
England median daily rate £430 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +12.79% +1.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
North West median hourly rate - £16.00 £26.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.86% +71.07%
England median hourly rate £19.06 £15.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +27.08% -45.45% +81.82%

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 2,244 2,638 3,361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.13% 44.98% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,395 1,598 1,841
North West median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £225 £247 £220
90th Percentile £625 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 110 195
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £18.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.68% -9.38% +24.38%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.21 £11.70
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.00 £47.33
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.43%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -5 9 £450 +2.86% 1
Cheshire -8 6 £273 -36.99% 4
Cumbria - 1 £370 -
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 (81.25%) McAfee ePO
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
4 9 (56.25%) Lumension
4 9 (56.25%) SCCM
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) Citrix
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (43.75%) ITIL
6 7 (43.75%) Migration
6 7 (43.75%) WSUS
6 7 (43.75%) Office 365
6 7 (43.75%) Skype for Business
7 6 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (31.25%) Micro Focus
8 5 (31.25%) Clearswift
8 5 (31.25%) NetApp
8 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
8 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (31.25%) Identity Management
8 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
8 5 (31.25%) SUSE
8 5 (31.25%) Linux
8 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 5 (31.25%) DHCP
8 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) MobileIron
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure

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 7 (43.75%) Skype for Business
2 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (18.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) Skype
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Big Data
2 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Support
3 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Support Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Support Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) OAuth
1 2 (12.50%) REST
1 2 (12.50%) SAML
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 3 (18.75%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (18.75%) PKI
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (6.25%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) SUSE
4 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) AIX
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
1 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
3 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) Email Filtering
3 5 (31.25%) Identity Management
3 5 (31.25%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (31.25%) Task Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Behavioural Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Case Management
5 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security
5 3 (18.75%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
5 3 (18.75%) SIEM
5 3 (18.75%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (56.25%) SCCM
3 7 (43.75%) WSUS
4 5 (31.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (18.75%) SCOM
5 3 (18.75%) SmoothWall
6 2 (12.50%) HP SIM
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
7 1 (6.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Lumension
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Citrix
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Clearswift
3 5 (31.25%) IronPort
3 5 (31.25%) Micro Focus
3 5 (31.25%) MobileIron
3 5 (31.25%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
4 3 (18.75%) Cloudera
4 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
4 3 (18.75%) Splunk
4 3 (18.75%) Symantec
4 3 (18.75%) Trustwave
5 2 (12.50%) Avaya
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) VMware