The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TippingPoint
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TippingPoint 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.11% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£339 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.72% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
176 88 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 49.03% 43.78% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 36 84
Average daily rate £325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -53.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.00 £11.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £10.56 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
TippingPoint
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Junos
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Crossbeam
2 3 (75.00%) JSP 440
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (75.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Junos
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) SMS
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Crossbeam
2 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee