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 February 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 Tripwire, Inc.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tripwire
UK
Rank 601 608 602
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Tripwire 7 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.038% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.035% 0.089% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 4
Median daily rate £450 £488 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +34.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £385 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £563 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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
20211 22470 23940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.51% 43.20% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12533 13459 13746
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 753 838 976
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +19.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 7 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 February 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 +18 5 £506 +3.84% 1
London +22 2 £450 -25.00%
Hampshire +6 2 £506 +1.25% 1
South East +5 2 £506 +6.57% 1
Glasgow - 2 £400 -
Scotland - 2 £400 -
Hook - 1 £513 -

Tripwire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 14 (51.85%) Firewall
1 14 (51.85%) PCI DSS
2 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco
3 12 (44.44%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) Splunk
4 11 (40.74%) PA-DSS
4 11 (40.74%) Security Operations
5 10 (37.04%) Kaspersky
5 10 (37.04%) Network Architecture
5 10 (37.04%) Gemalto
5 10 (37.04%) JBoss
5 10 (37.04%) Apache
5 10 (37.04%) Finance
5 10 (37.04%) Information Security
5 10 (37.04%) NetApp
6 8 (29.63%) UML
6 8 (29.63%) MS Visio
7 7 (25.93%) F5
7 7 (25.93%) DevOps
8 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (22.22%) Network Security
8 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
9 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
9 4 (14.81%) Qualys
9 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 10 (37.04%) Apache
1 10 (37.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.41%) OSPF
3 2 (7.41%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) BGP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.70%) DMZ
4 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) WPA
4 1 (3.70%) WPA2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Security Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) IT Architect
6 3 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Information Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Information Security Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Security Technical Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Security Technical Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) AIX
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Security Operations
2 10 (37.04%) Information Security
2 10 (37.04%) Network Architecture
3 8 (29.63%) UML
4 7 (25.93%) DevOps
5 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (11.11%) Database Security
7 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) High Availability
9 1 (3.70%) Internal Audit
9 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.70%) Network Management
9 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
9 1 (3.70%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (3.70%) SIEM
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
1 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) PCI DSS
2 11 (40.74%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Squid
1 2 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (7.41%) Nessus
1 2 (7.41%) SCOM
1 2 (7.41%) SELinux
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco
1 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
2 12 (44.44%) Splunk
3 10 (37.04%) Gemalto
3 10 (37.04%) Kaspersky
3 10 (37.04%) NetApp
4 7 (25.93%) F5
5 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
5 4 (14.81%) Qualys
6 3 (11.11%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.41%) EMC
7 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
7 2 (7.41%) LogLogic
7 2 (7.41%) LogRhythm
7 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
7 2 (7.41%) VMware
8 1 (3.70%) Intel
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.70%) Trend Micro
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