The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of TippingPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TippingPoint over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TippingPoint
Rank 59 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TippingPoint 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.44% - 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 3.24% - 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£348 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £475
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -18.42%
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 Tyne and Wear region.

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
278 119 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 44.48% 54.34% 47.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 57 61
Average daily rate £349 £280 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £469 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 20
Average hourly rate £27.50 £10.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.90% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.85 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

TippingPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

TippingPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

TippingPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

TippingPoint Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

TippingPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TippingPoint across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

TippingPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

TippingPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (75.00%) Network Security
3 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 9 (75.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (66.67%) EMC
4 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 8 (66.67%) DNS
4 8 (66.67%) SSL
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) LAN
4 8 (66.67%) SAN
4 8 (66.67%) Service Management
4 8 (66.67%) Network Design
4 8 (66.67%) Incident Management
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 8 (66.67%) JSP 440
4 8 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
4 8 (66.67%) vSphere
4 8 (66.67%) 3PAR
4 8 (66.67%) Network Management
4 8 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (66.67%) Junos
4 8 (66.67%) F5
4 8 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (41.67%) MS Office
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (75.00%) Network Security
4 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 8 (66.67%) DNS
4 8 (66.67%) SSL
4 8 (66.67%) LAN
4 8 (66.67%) SAN
4 8 (66.67%) Junos
4 8 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (33.33%) SMS
7 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
1 8 (66.67%) Service Management
1 8 (66.67%) Network Design
1 8 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 8 (66.67%) Network Management
1 8 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
3 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (25.00%) SIEM
6 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) JSP 440
2 6 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 8 (66.67%) vSphere
1 8 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
2 9 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (66.67%) EMC
3 8 (66.67%) 3PAR
3 8 (66.67%) F5
4 7 (58.33%) McAfee
4 7 (58.33%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 2 (16.67%) Crossbeam
6 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £451.48 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 21 days ago