The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Tripwire 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 Tripwire over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Tripwire, Inc.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tripwire
Rank 637 618 600
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -18
Contract jobs citing Tripwire 13 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.047% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.053% 0.11% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 3
Median daily rate £475 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.68% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £320 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £506 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.33%
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
24339 25095 24262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.07% 44.06% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14932 14721 13394
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 1084 1062
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Tripwire
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Tripwire Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tripwire
Daily Rate Trend

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

Tripwire Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Tripwire
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tripwire within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Tripwire Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Tripwire
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Tripwire Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Tripwire
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tripwire within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
England -27 13 £475 +37.68% 3
North West - 6 £425 -
Cheshire - 6 £425 -
London -3 3 £475 +11.76% 2
South East -4 3 £475 +40.22%
Runcorn - 3 £425 -
Berkshire -9 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - 1 £525 -
Birmingham - 1 £375 -
West Midlands - 1 £375 -
Brighton - 1 £425 -
Newbury - 1 - -

Tripwire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Tripwire 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 Tripwire.

1 15 (55.56%) SIEM
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) LogRhythm
3 12 (44.44%) PCI DSS
4 10 (37.04%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (33.33%) ArcSight
6 8 (29.63%) Attack Monitoring
6 8 (29.63%) Information Security
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
7 7 (25.93%) TOGAF
7 7 (25.93%) IBM
7 7 (25.93%) CISSP
7 7 (25.93%) HP
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) LAN
7 7 (25.93%) WAN
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
7 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.93%) Security Operations
8 6 (22.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 6 (22.22%) ISAE 3402
8 6 (22.22%) ISO27005
8 6 (22.22%) IISP
8 6 (22.22%) SABSA
8 6 (22.22%) Kalman Filter

Tripwire
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 6 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) LAN
2 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.93%) WAN
3 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
4 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Architect
2 11 (40.74%) Security Architect
3 9 (33.33%) Security Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) IT Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) IT Security Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) CISSP Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Exchange Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) IT Security Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Security Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 6 (22.22%) Smartcard
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.70%) Clustering
5 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) SIEM
2 10 (37.04%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (29.63%) Attack Monitoring
3 8 (29.63%) Information Security
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.93%) Security Operations
4 7 (25.93%) TOGAF
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Business Development
5 6 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 6 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 6 (22.22%) SABSA
6 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
6 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture
7 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.41%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CISSP
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) CISA
2 6 (22.22%) CISM
2 6 (22.22%) IISP
3 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) GCIA
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (22.22%) ISAE 3402
3 6 (22.22%) ISO 9001
3 6 (22.22%) ISO27005
3 6 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.70%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (18.52%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Nessus
1 6 (22.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (18.52%) Nmap
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco
1 13 (48.15%) LogRhythm
2 9 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 7 (25.93%) HP
3 7 (25.93%) IBM
4 6 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
4 6 (22.22%) Forcepoint
4 6 (22.22%) Intel Security
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Qualys
5 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
5 5 (18.52%) VMware
6 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 4 (14.81%) Splunk
7 2 (7.41%) AlienVault
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) Sourcefire
7 2 (7.41%) Sun
7 2 (7.41%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) Cyber-Ark