The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of TippingPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TippingPoint over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TippingPoint
UK
Rank 555 - 567
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TippingPoint 27 0 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% - 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 0 22
Median daily rate £475 - £451
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £451
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19951 22015 23228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.31% 43.32% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12263 12930 13629
Median daily rate £420 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 753 865 1024
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

TippingPoint
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing TippingPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

TippingPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TippingPoint
Daily Rate Trend

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

TippingPoint Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TippingPoint
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TippingPoint within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

TippingPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TippingPoint
Hourly Rate Trend

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

TippingPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

TippingPoint
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TippingPoint within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
England - 27 £475 -
South East - 12 £475 -
Surrey - 9 £550 -
London - 9 £520 -
West Midlands - 3 £450 -
City of London - 3 £520 -
Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
Coventry - 3 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £450 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £450 -

TippingPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 with a requirement for TippingPoint.

1 40 (86.96%) Juniper
1 40 (86.96%) Firewall
1 40 (86.96%) F5
2 33 (71.74%) Blue Coat
2 33 (71.74%) Cisco
3 31 (67.39%) Finance
4 27 (58.70%) CheckPoint
5 26 (56.52%) FireEye
6 24 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (43.48%) Network Security
7 20 (43.48%) Internet
8 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (41.30%) Palo Alto
9 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
9 18 (39.13%) Wireless
10 17 (36.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 17 (36.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 14 (30.43%) LogRhythm
11 14 (30.43%) Network Architecture
11 14 (30.43%) HP
12 13 (28.26%) VPN
12 13 (28.26%) SSL
12 13 (28.26%) Unix
12 13 (28.26%) Windows
12 13 (28.26%) Information Security
12 13 (28.26%) Symantec
12 13 (28.26%) Intel Security
12 13 (28.26%) Project Management
12 13 (28.26%) ArcSight
12 13 (28.26%) Rapid7

TippingPoint
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 40 (86.96%) Firewall
2 24 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (43.48%) Internet
3 20 (43.48%) Network Security
4 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
4 18 (39.13%) Wireless
5 17 (36.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 17 (36.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 13 (28.26%) SSL
6 13 (28.26%) VPN
7 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (13.04%) BIG-IP
9 5 (10.87%) BGP
9 5 (10.87%) DNS
9 5 (10.87%) EIGRP
9 5 (10.87%) OSPF
9 5 (10.87%) WAAS
9 5 (10.87%) WLAN
10 4 (8.70%) DHCP
10 4 (8.70%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
General
1 31 (67.39%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Network Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) Security Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) Information Security Specialist
3 12 (26.09%) Information Specialist
3 12 (26.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) Security Specialist
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Expert
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Expert
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) DataPower
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Unix
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Network Architecture
2 13 (28.26%) Information Security
2 13 (28.26%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 13 (28.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 13 (28.26%) Project Management
2 13 (28.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 13 (28.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 13 (28.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 12 (26.09%) Change Management
3 12 (26.09%) ITIL
3 12 (26.09%) Service Management
4 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
5 7 (15.22%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (15.22%) Data Privacy
5 7 (15.22%) Network Management
6 4 (8.70%) Network Design
7 1 (2.17%) High Availability
7 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.17%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (26.09%) CCNP
3 7 (15.22%) CCIE
3 7 (15.22%) CCNA
3 7 (15.22%) CCSP
4 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) CCDP
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (28.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Nexpose
2 2 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.35%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (4.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.35%) OPNET
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.17%) Nagios
3 1 (2.17%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 40 (86.96%) F5
1 40 (86.96%) Juniper
2 33 (71.74%) Blue Coat
2 33 (71.74%) Cisco
3 27 (58.70%) CheckPoint
4 26 (56.52%) FireEye
5 19 (41.30%) Palo Alto
6 14 (30.43%) HP
6 14 (30.43%) LogRhythm
7 13 (28.26%) ArcSight
7 13 (28.26%) GFI Software
7 13 (28.26%) Intel Security
7 13 (28.26%) Rapid7
7 13 (28.26%) Sourcefire
7 13 (28.26%) Symantec
8 7 (15.22%) Fortinet
9 6 (13.04%) Tufin
10 5 (10.87%) Aruba
10 5 (10.87%) Riverbed
10 5 (10.87%) SolarWinds