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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tripwire
Rank 634 634 623
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing Tripwire 13 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.055% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% 0.13% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 27 7
Median daily rate £525 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -
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
23683 25134 26218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.78% 43.30% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14486 14871 14762
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 838 1092 1170
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
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 12 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 24 September 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 -10 12 £525 +23.52% 4
Bedfordshire - 6 £525 -
East of England - 6 £525 -
South East 0 5 £525 +28.83% 2
Bedford - 3 - -
Hampshire +13 2 £525 +5.00% 1
Surrey +7 1 £525 +34.61%
Berkshire +4 1 - -
Newbury +4 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £425 -
Chertsey - 1 £525 -
East Sussex - 1 £425 -

Tripwire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco
2 15 (55.56%) LogRhythm
3 14 (51.85%) SIEM
4 13 (48.15%) PCI DSS
5 12 (44.44%) Splunk
6 9 (33.33%) Finance
6 9 (33.33%) Information Security
6 9 (33.33%) Nessus
7 8 (29.63%) ArcSight
7 8 (29.63%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
7 8 (29.63%) LAN
7 8 (29.63%) WAN
7 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
8 7 (25.93%) CISSP
8 7 (25.93%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (25.93%) Wireshark
8 7 (25.93%) Security Operations
9 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 6 (22.22%) Network Security
9 6 (22.22%) Fortinet
9 6 (22.22%) LogLogic
9 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (22.22%) F5
9 6 (22.22%) Juniper
10 5 (18.52%) OSPF
10 5 (18.52%) BGP
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (18.52%) CCNP

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 4 (14.81%) Apache
1 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) LAN
2 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 8 (29.63%) WAN
3 7 (25.93%) Wireshark
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (22.22%) Network Security
5 5 (18.52%) BGP
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (18.52%) OSPF
5 5 (18.52%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (18.52%) tcpdump
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Security Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Information Security Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) IT Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) IT Security Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Security Technical Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Network Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) SAML
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.41%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) SIEM
2 9 (33.33%) Information Security
3 8 (29.63%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (25.93%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Security Operations
5 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (18.52%) Attack Monitoring
6 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
6 5 (18.52%) Network Management
7 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
8 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 3 (11.11%) DevOps
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.11%) Security Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) UML
9 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (7.41%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CISSP
2 5 (18.52%) CCNP
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) CISA
4 2 (7.41%) CISM
4 2 (7.41%) IISP
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.11%) PA-DSS
3 2 (7.41%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (7.41%) ISO27005
3 2 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
1 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Nessus
2 3 (11.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (7.41%) Nmap
4 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco
1 15 (55.56%) LogRhythm
2 12 (44.44%) Splunk
3 8 (29.63%) ArcSight
3 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
4 6 (22.22%) F5
4 6 (22.22%) Fortinet
4 6 (22.22%) Juniper
4 6 (22.22%) LogLogic
5 4 (14.81%) Gemalto
5 4 (14.81%) Kaspersky
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) NetApp
5 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
6 3 (11.11%) Forcepoint
6 3 (11.11%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 2 (7.41%) Intel
7 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
7 2 (7.41%) Sun
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