The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of TippingPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TippingPoint over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TippingPoint
Rank 53 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing TippingPoint 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.29% 0.34% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.16% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£347 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.95% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
316 277 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 40.72% 47.35% 43.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 175 59
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 9 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +90.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £25.00 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

TippingPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

TippingPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

TippingPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

TippingPoint Daily Rate Trend in the North East

TippingPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TippingPoint across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

TippingPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

TippingPoint
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TippingPoint within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Tyne and Wear -2 10 £347 +2.95%
TippingPoint
England

TippingPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
3 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) Network Security
4 8 (72.73%) HP
5 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
6 6 (54.55%) Junos
6 6 (54.55%) F5
6 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
6 6 (54.55%) MS Office
6 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
6 6 (54.55%) Cisco
6 6 (54.55%) McAfee
6 6 (54.55%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (45.45%) JSP 440
7 5 (45.45%) ITIL
7 5 (45.45%) Windows
7 5 (45.45%) EMC
7 5 (45.45%) SAN
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (45.45%) Internet
7 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (45.45%) vSphere
7 5 (45.45%) 3PAR
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
7 5 (45.45%) Structured Cabling

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) Network Security
4 6 (54.55%) Junos
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 5 (45.45%) Internet
5 5 (45.45%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) SSL
7 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) Network Management
3 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) JSP 440
2 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
1 5 (45.45%) vSphere
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) McAfee
3 6 (54.55%) F5
4 5 (45.45%) 3PAR
4 5 (45.45%) EMC
5 4 (36.36%) Crossbeam
5 4 (36.36%) Riverbed