The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Tufin products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tufin over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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 Tufin Software Technologies Ltd.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tufin
Rank 546 551 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Tufin 37 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.004% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.009% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Average daily rate
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£431 £393 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £335 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
23359 22019 21063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 45.72% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13656 12210 10981
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 954 1305
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Tufin
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tufin within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Tufin Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tufin
Daily Rate Trend

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

Tufin Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Tufin
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tufin within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Tufin Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Tufin
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tufin within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 31 £431 +9.87% 2
South East +21 25 £419 +25.00%
London -1 5 £439 -2.50% 1
City of London - 4 £425 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Kent - - - -

Tufin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Tufin also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Tufin.

1 42 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 40 (83.33%) Firewall
3 36 (75.00%) Cisco
4 32 (66.67%) CISSP
5 25 (52.08%) Network Security
5 25 (52.08%) F5
6 24 (50.00%) ITIL
7 21 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (43.75%) Fortinet
8 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
8 19 (39.58%) SecurID
8 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
9 18 (37.50%) CCNP
9 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (37.50%) LAN
9 18 (37.50%) SC Cleared
10 17 (35.42%) VPN
11 16 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 16 (33.33%) Internet
11 16 (33.33%) OSPF
11 16 (33.33%) Degree
11 16 (33.33%) AlgoSec
12 15 (31.25%) Validation
12 15 (31.25%) eTOM
12 15 (31.25%) PCI DSS
12 15 (31.25%) SolarWinds
12 15 (31.25%) IPsec
12 15 (31.25%) Telecoms
12 15 (31.25%) RIP
12 15 (31.25%) SSL

Tufin
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Tufin also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Tufin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (83.33%) Firewall
2 25 (52.08%) Network Security
3 21 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (37.50%) LAN
5 17 (35.42%) VPN
6 16 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 16 (33.33%) Internet
6 16 (33.33%) OSPF
7 15 (31.25%) IPsec
7 15 (31.25%) RIP
7 15 (31.25%) SSL
8 12 (25.00%) Wireless
8 12 (25.00%) WAN
8 12 (25.00%) DHCP
9 11 (22.92%) WLAN
9 11 (22.92%) Cisco ISE
10 9 (18.75%) Multicast
10 9 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 8 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 15 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Security Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) IP Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Network Security Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Network Design Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Security Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Network Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Network Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Firewall Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Security Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Network Design Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Network Specialist
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Design Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) SecurID
2 8 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) CMDB
3 1 (2.08%) Open Source
3 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) UNIX
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (10.42%) Linux
4 4 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) ITIL
2 15 (31.25%) Validation
2 15 (31.25%) eTOM
3 14 (29.17%) Network Architecture
4 12 (25.00%) Change Management
5 10 (20.83%) Demand Forecasting
5 10 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (14.58%) Load Balancing
6 7 (14.58%) Service Management
7 6 (12.50%) Network Management
8 5 (10.42%) Network Design
9 4 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (8.33%) Workflow
9 4 (8.33%) Project Management
9 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (4.17%) Information Security
10 2 (4.17%) Investment Management
11 1 (2.08%) Risk Analysis
11 1 (2.08%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (66.67%) CISSP
2 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
3 18 (37.50%) CCNP
3 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 16 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (14.58%) CISM
6 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.33%) MCITP
7 3 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.25%) CCNA
8 1 (2.08%) BC Cleared
8 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.08%) GIAC
8 1 (2.08%) CEH
8 1 (2.08%) SSCP
8 1 (2.08%) ISEB
8 1 (2.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) XenApp
2 4 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.08%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 42 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 36 (75.00%) Cisco
3 25 (52.08%) F5
4 21 (43.75%) Fortinet
5 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
6 16 (33.33%) AlgoSec
7 15 (31.25%) SolarWinds
8 14 (29.17%) Blue Coat
9 13 (27.08%) TippingPoint
9 13 (27.08%) Juniper
10 11 (22.92%) Citrix
10 11 (22.92%) CA
11 9 (18.75%) LogLogic
11 9 (18.75%) TIBCO
11 9 (18.75%) Bloomberg
12 7 (14.58%) Tradeweb
12 7 (14.58%) Infoblox
12 7 (14.58%) NetScout
12 7 (14.58%) Radianz
13 4 (8.33%) HP