The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 53 71
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18  
Contract jobs citing McAfee 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.80% 0.54% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 1.17% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £475 £388 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £378 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £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 Wales.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 278 257 319
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 44.69% 46.14% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 157 203
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 14
Median hourly rate £15.86 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.48% +3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.25 £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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in Wales

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in Wales

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in Wales

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
South Wales -4 2 £280 -27.74% 1
West Wales - 1 £475 -
McAfee
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 14 (73.68%) Blue Coat
2 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
3 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) Firewall
6 7 (36.84%) ProxySG
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) F5
7 6 (31.58%) Change Control
7 6 (31.58%) Fortinet
8 5 (26.32%) Proofpoint
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
9 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
11 2 (10.53%) CCNP
11 2 (10.53%) CCNA
11 2 (10.53%) VMware
11 2 (10.53%) Clustering
11 2 (10.53%) Citrix
11 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (10.53%) DNS
11 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
11 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
11 2 (10.53%) LAN
11 2 (10.53%) WAN
11 2 (10.53%) DHCP
11 2 (10.53%) Windows Server

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Project Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Data Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) CESG
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Change Control
2 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
3 2 (10.53%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) HNC
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCTS
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) ProxySG
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) WSUS
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Blue Coat
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) F5
4 6 (31.58%) Fortinet
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Proofpoint
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
6 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 1 (5.26%) Apple
7 1 (5.26%) arcserve
7 1 (5.26%) BMC
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (5.26%) SAP
7 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
7 1 (5.26%) Sophos
7 1 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (5.26%) Veritas