Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 November 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 168 157
Rank change year-on-year +43 -11 +4
Contract jobs citing McAfee 58 44 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.22% 0.71% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% 1.52% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 8
West Midlands median daily rate £416 £405 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.65% +38.46% -8.59%
10th Percentile £115 £115 £111
90th Percentile £509 £480 £383
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.86 £12.50 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.86% -21.14% -16.99%
10th Percentile £13.21 £11.40 £12.46
90th Percentile £21.00 £15.26 £17.36
England median hourly rate £14.22 £15.43 £15.85
% change year-on-year -7.84% -2.68% +8.38%

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 West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2123 2897 2180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.61% 46.93% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1260 1571 1097
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £208 £250 £215
90th Percentile £569 £550 £544
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 93 138
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -8.52% +0.51%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.25 £10.74
90th Percentile £47.05 £24.95 £33.34
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

McAfee
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing McAfee as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for McAfee in the West Midlands

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for McAfee in the West Midlands

McAfee
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing McAfee in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for McAfee in the West Midlands

McAfee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for McAfee in the West Midlands

McAfee
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing McAfee within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Shropshire +21 25 £440 +17.33%
Birmingham +12 10 £150 -62.76% 2
Wolverhampton - 7 £113 -
Coventry +22 6 £144 -68.06%
Warwickshire -1 5 £115 -
Solihull - 1 £425 - 2
McAfee
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for McAfee.

1 41 (70.69%) Cisco
2 29 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (50.00%) Firewall
3 28 (48.28%) Wireless
3 28 (48.28%) CheckPoint
3 28 (48.28%) WAN
3 28 (48.28%) Fortinet
3 28 (48.28%) Data Centre
4 27 (46.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (46.55%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (46.55%) WAN Optimisation
4 27 (46.55%) Windows
5 24 (41.38%) VPN
6 22 (37.93%) FortiGate
7 21 (36.21%) IBM
8 19 (32.76%) VMware
9 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
9 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
9 17 (29.31%) Nokia
9 17 (29.31%) WSUS
9 17 (29.31%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (29.31%) Network Design
10 16 (27.59%) Oracle
11 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (25.86%) SCCM
12 14 (24.14%) Symantec
12 14 (24.14%) Norton AntiVirus
13 12 (20.69%) ITIL
13 12 (20.69%) NetApp
13 12 (20.69%) Windows 7

McAfee
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.97%) SharePoint
3 10 (17.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (46.55%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (46.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.62%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.00%) Firewall
2 28 (48.28%) WAN
2 28 (48.28%) Wireless
3 24 (41.38%) VPN
4 17 (29.31%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (18.97%) Internet
6 9 (15.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (12.07%) BGP
7 7 (12.07%) HSRP
7 7 (12.07%) MPLS
7 7 (12.07%) OSPF
7 7 (12.07%) VLAN
8 6 (10.34%) SAN
9 3 (5.17%) Kerberos
10 2 (3.45%) DNS
10 2 (3.45%) SSL
10 2 (3.45%) TACACS
11 1 (1.72%) LAN
11 1 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Network Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Implementation Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Design Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Network Design Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Firewall Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) IT Support
9 3 (5.17%) Network Support
9 3 (5.17%) Service Desk Support
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.97%) Fat Client
2 11 (18.97%) Thin Client
3 10 (17.24%) Blackberry
4 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) PKI
7 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Windows
2 12 (20.69%) Windows 7
2 12 (20.69%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.62%) Windows 10
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.17%) Android
4 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.45%) Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Unix
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) WAN Optimisation
2 17 (29.31%) Network Design
3 12 (20.69%) ITIL
4 11 (18.97%) Network Load Balancing
4 11 (18.97%) Network Packet Analysis
5 10 (17.24%) Mobile Device Management
5 10 (17.24%) Software Deployment
6 8 (13.79%) Coaching
6 8 (13.79%) Workflow
7 7 (12.07%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (10.34%) Asset Management
8 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.34%) Integration Testing
8 6 (10.34%) ITIL V3
8 6 (10.34%) Line Management
8 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.90%) Migration
10 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 9 (15.52%) CCNP
3 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.34%) CCIE
4 6 (10.34%) Check Point Certification
4 6 (10.34%) CISSP
5 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 29 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 10 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (17.24%) Terminal Services
3 10 (17.24%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (8.62%) BitLocker
4 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (37.93%) FortiGate
2 17 (29.31%) WSUS
3 15 (25.86%) SCCM
4 14 (24.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (17.24%) SafeCom
6 9 (15.52%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (10.34%) Backup Exec
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco LMS
8 2 (3.45%) SCOM
9 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (1.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 41 (70.69%) Cisco
2 28 (48.28%) CheckPoint
2 28 (48.28%) Fortinet
3 21 (36.21%) IBM
4 19 (32.76%) VMware
5 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
5 17 (29.31%) Nokia
6 16 (27.59%) Oracle
7 14 (24.14%) Symantec
8 12 (20.69%) NetApp
9 11 (18.97%) Aruba
9 11 (18.97%) Blue Coat
9 11 (18.97%) BMC
9 11 (18.97%) F5
10 10 (17.24%) Wyse
11 9 (15.52%) HP
12 5 (8.62%) Apple
12 5 (8.62%) Citrix
13 4 (6.90%) Meraki
14 2 (3.45%) ArcSight