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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TippingPoint
Rank 116 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing TippingPoint 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.18% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £476 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+39.92% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
924 935 993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.01% 40.97% 48.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 417 483
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 29
Average hourly rate £23.75 £14.02 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.40% -12.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £30.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Crossbeam
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 4 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESXi

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Junos
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Crossbeam
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 4 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) HP