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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TippingPoint over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TippingPoint
Rank 118 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing TippingPoint 30 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.02% 0.34% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.18% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Median daily rate £310 £267 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £347 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.46% +2.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
TippingPoint
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
1375 1046 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.85% 35.74% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 528 458
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 45 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £39.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

TippingPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing TippingPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

TippingPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

TippingPoint
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TippingPoint within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -26 24 £310 +15.94%
Glasgow +5 3 £263 - 1
TippingPoint
UK

TippingPoint
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TippingPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for TippingPoint.

1 30 (100.00%) Juniper
1 30 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
1 30 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 30 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 29 (96.67%) F5
2 29 (96.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 29 (96.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 28 (93.33%) HP
4 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (63.33%) CCNP
4 19 (63.33%) CCNA
4 19 (63.33%) Internet
4 19 (63.33%) Network Security
4 19 (63.33%) OpenStack
4 19 (63.33%) Capacity Planning
4 19 (63.33%) Network Management
5 16 (53.33%) Data Privacy
6 15 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (36.67%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (33.33%) ITIL
8 10 (33.33%) SolarWinds
8 10 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
8 10 (33.33%) ITIL V3
8 10 (33.33%) CA
9 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
9 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
10 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (63.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 29 (96.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 29 (96.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 19 (63.33%) Internet
3 19 (63.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 19 (63.33%) Capacity Planning
2 19 (63.33%) Network Management
3 16 (53.33%) Data Privacy
4 11 (36.67%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (33.33%) ITIL
5 10 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) CCNA
1 19 (63.33%) CCNP
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 30 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 30 (100.00%) Juniper
2 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 29 (96.67%) F5
3 28 (93.33%) HP
4 10 (33.33%) CA
4 10 (33.33%) SolarWinds