The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TippingPoint
Rank 406 - 412
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TippingPoint 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% - 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.049% - 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£398 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.01% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - -
TippingPoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10232 10206 10759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.75% 44.54% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6772 6512 6752
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 211 307
Average hourly rate £19.67 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.53% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £322 -
TippingPoint
England

TippingPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Juniper
1 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
1 9 (90.00%) F5
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) McAfee
3 7 (70.00%) Network Management
3 7 (70.00%) Blue Coat
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (50.00%) Polycom
5 5 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (50.00%) BGP
5 5 (50.00%) DSL
5 5 (50.00%) TACACS
5 5 (50.00%) Nokia
5 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) OSPF
5 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
5 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) Nortel
6 4 (40.00%) Network Security
7 3 (30.00%) HP
8 2 (20.00%) EMC
8 2 (20.00%) SAN

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 5 (50.00%) OSPF
4 5 (50.00%) BGP
4 5 (50.00%) DSL
4 5 (50.00%) TACACS
5 4 (40.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) Junos
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (10.00%) NAS
7 1 (10.00%) Converged Networks
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (10.00%) IBM XIV
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) KVM
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenServer
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Juniper
1 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (90.00%) F5
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) McAfee
3 7 (70.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (50.00%) Polycom
4 5 (50.00%) Nokia
4 5 (50.00%) Nortel
4 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (30.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) EMC
6 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (20.00%) Crossbeam
6 2 (20.00%) Tufin
6 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (20.00%) LogLogic
7 1 (10.00%) Isilon
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) VMware