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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tripwire
Rank 628 603 609
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Contract jobs citing Tripwire 15 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.063% 0.029% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £285 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -34.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £285 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £285 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £285 £400
% change year-on-year
+49.12% -28.75%
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
23948 24289 23781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 44.81% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14824 14140 13473
Median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 788 1108 1060
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 31 May 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 10 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 31 May 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 +1 15 £475 +66.66% 6
London +10 6 £500 - 4
North West - 5 £425 -
Cheshire - 5 £425 -
Runcorn - 3 £425 -
South East -20 2 £472 +65.43% 1
West Midlands - 2 £375 -
Crawley - 2 £472 -
West Sussex - 2 £472 -
Birmingham - 2 £375 -

Tripwire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 19 (52.78%) Cisco
1 19 (52.78%) ArcSight
1 19 (52.78%) SIEM
2 17 (47.22%) PCI DSS
2 17 (47.22%) IBM
2 17 (47.22%) Information Security
3 15 (41.67%) LogRhythm
4 14 (38.89%) CISSP
4 14 (38.89%) TOGAF
5 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (36.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (36.11%) Business Development
5 13 (36.11%) Degree
5 13 (36.11%) Qualys
5 13 (36.11%) Barracuda Networks
5 13 (36.11%) IIS
5 13 (36.11%) ISO 9001
5 13 (36.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (36.11%) Intel Security
5 13 (36.11%) Smartcard
5 13 (36.11%) CISA
5 13 (36.11%) CISM
5 13 (36.11%) Quality Management
5 13 (36.11%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (36.11%) SABSA
5 13 (36.11%) ISO27005
5 13 (36.11%) ISAE 3402
5 13 (36.11%) IISP
6 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (30.56%) Data Protection

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 13 (36.11%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) LAN
1 9 (25.00%) WAN
2 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (13.89%) Wireshark
4 4 (11.11%) Internet
5 2 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Architect
1 17 (47.22%) Security Architect
2 10 (27.78%) Security Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) IT Security Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Security Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) CISSP Architect
5 5 (13.89%) TOGAF Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) SIEM Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Security Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Embedded Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Smartcard
2 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (22.22%) Driving Licence
4 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
5 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 5 (13.89%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (5.56%) Clustering
9 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
9 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
9 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) SIEM
2 17 (47.22%) Information Security
3 14 (38.89%) TOGAF
4 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (36.11%) Business Development
4 13 (36.11%) Quality Management
4 13 (36.11%) SABSA
5 11 (30.56%) Data Protection
5 11 (30.56%) Security Architecture
5 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
6 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
7 9 (25.00%) ITIL
7 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 9 (25.00%) Security Operations
8 8 (22.22%) Attack Monitoring
8 8 (22.22%) Security Management
8 8 (22.22%) Security Testing
8 8 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) CISSP
2 13 (36.11%) CISA
2 13 (36.11%) CISM
2 13 (36.11%) Degree
2 13 (36.11%) IISP
3 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) GCIA
5 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) PCI DSS
2 13 (36.11%) ISAE 3402
2 13 (36.11%) ISO 9001
2 13 (36.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (36.11%) ISO27005
2 13 (36.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (16.67%) vSphere
2 4 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (13.89%) Nessus
2 5 (13.89%) Nmap
3 2 (5.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) ArcSight
1 19 (52.78%) Cisco
2 17 (47.22%) IBM
3 15 (41.67%) LogRhythm
4 13 (36.11%) Barracuda Networks
4 13 (36.11%) Intel Security
4 13 (36.11%) Qualys
5 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (27.78%) HP
7 8 (22.22%) Oracle
7 8 (22.22%) Sun
8 6 (16.67%) Forcepoint
8 6 (16.67%) VMware
9 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
9 5 (13.89%) Splunk
9 5 (13.89%) Symantec
10 4 (11.11%) Citrix
10 4 (11.11%) NetIQ
10 4 (11.11%) Novell
10 4 (11.11%) Q1 Labs