The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of TippingPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TippingPoint over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TippingPoint
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TippingPoint 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£267 - -
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 - - -
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UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1021 1022 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.60% 39.54% 43.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 486 502
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 37
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £15.95 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

TippingPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

TippingPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

TippingPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

TippingPoint Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

TippingPoint
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TippingPoint within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
Renfrewshire - 9 £267 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
TippingPoint
UK

TippingPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Network Security
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) McAfee
4 6 (60.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (60.00%) Crossbeam
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (60.00%) Riverbed
4 6 (60.00%) Junos
4 6 (60.00%) F5
5 5 (50.00%) Network Management
5 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (50.00%) QA
5 5 (50.00%) Cryptography
5 5 (50.00%) Service Management
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) MS Office
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) CCNP
6 4 (40.00%) CCNA
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (40.00%) CCSA
6 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (50.00%) MS Office
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Network Security
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (60.00%) Junos
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (50.00%) Network Management
3 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (50.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Time Management
4 4 (40.00%) Change Control
5 3 (30.00%) QMS
5 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) CCSA
1 4 (40.00%) CCSE
1 4 (40.00%) JNCIS
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (30.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (60.00%) McAfee
2 6 (60.00%) Crossbeam
2 6 (60.00%) Riverbed
2 6 (60.00%) F5
3 5 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (30.00%) EMC