The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of TippingPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TippingPoint over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 TippingPoint Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TippingPoint
Rank 387 380 383
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing TippingPoint 6 1 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.005% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.058% 0.010% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 31
Average daily rate £450 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £508 £338 £150
% change year-on-year
+50.37% +125.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10430 9910 12084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.63% 45.80% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6815 6259 7339
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 257 293
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
TippingPoint
England

TippingPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TippingPoint across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

TippingPoint Jobs Demand Trend in London

TippingPoint
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TippingPoint across the London region.

TippingPoint Daily Rate Trend in London

TippingPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TippingPoint across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

TippingPoint Daily Rate Histogram in London

TippingPoint
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TippingPoint within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
City of London - 2 £400 -
TippingPoint
England

TippingPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing TippingPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TippingPoint.

1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 10 (100.00%) F5
1 10 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 10 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 9 (90.00%) Juniper
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) BGP
3 8 (80.00%) Multicast
3 8 (80.00%) NetScaler
3 8 (80.00%) Network Security
4 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 7 (70.00%) Banking
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
7 4 (40.00%) CCNP
8 2 (20.00%) CCNA
8 2 (20.00%) HP
8 2 (20.00%) VPN
8 2 (20.00%) Nokia
8 2 (20.00%) NetScreen
8 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (20.00%) Junos
9 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
9 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (10.00%) Change Management
9 1 (10.00%) DNS

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing TippingPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TippingPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 10 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 8 (80.00%) Multicast
2 8 (80.00%) Network Security
2 8 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (20.00%) NetScreen
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) Junos
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 10 (100.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Nokia
3 2 (20.00%) HP