The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 27 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 49 62
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13  
Contract jobs citing McAfee 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.37% 0.63% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 1.38% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £280 £388 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.74% -11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £378 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £398 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £375 £369
% change year-on-year -12.00% +1.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £15.43 £14.00
% change year-on-year -22.20% +10.17%  

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 South Wales.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 250 218 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 46.82% 45.80% 35.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 137 141
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 8
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.59% +8.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.88 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in South Wales

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in South Wales over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in South Wales

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in South Wales

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bridgend +3 1 £450 +12.50%
Cardiff - 1 £110 -
McAfee
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Wales region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 13 (86.67%) Blue Coat
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) ProxySG
4 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) F5
5 6 (40.00%) Change Control
5 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) Proofpoint
7 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
7 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (13.33%) LAN
9 2 (13.33%) WAN
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 2 (13.33%) Citrix
10 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
10 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
10 1 (6.67%) arcserve
10 1 (6.67%) Symantec
10 1 (6.67%) Remedy
10 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (6.67%) Sophos
10 1 (6.67%) Blackberry

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) HNC
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) ProxySG
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Blue Coat
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 7 (46.67%) F5
4 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
5 5 (33.33%) Proofpoint
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
8 1 (6.67%) arcserve
8 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (6.67%) Remedy
8 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
8 1 (6.67%) SAP
8 1 (6.67%) Sophos
8 1 (6.67%) Symantec
8 1 (6.67%) VMware