The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of TippingPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TippingPoint over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 TippingPoint Technologies, Inc.

TippingPoint
England / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 129 63
Rank change year-on-year +76 -66  
Contract jobs citing TippingPoint 5 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.88% 0.061% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 0.10% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £369 £330 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.74% -5.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £330 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £330 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £330 £330
% change year-on-year +43.93% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +81.81%  

TippingPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 295 977 318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 51.85% 59.94% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 616 177
Median daily rate £340 £285 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% -4.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 82 31
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.78% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £35.90 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

TippingPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing TippingPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for TippingPoint in the North East

TippingPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TippingPoint in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for TippingPoint in the North East

TippingPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TippingPoint in the North East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TippingPoint in the North East

TippingPoint
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TippingPoint within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Tyne and Wear +77 5 £369 +11.74%
TippingPoint
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TippingPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for TippingPoint.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) FortiGate
2 4 (80.00%) Riverbed
2 4 (80.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) CCIP
3 3 (60.00%) CCDP
3 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) CCSA
3 3 (60.00%) CCSE
3 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 3 (60.00%) JNCIA
3 3 (60.00%) JNCIE
3 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) HP ASE

TippingPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) BGP
5 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF
5 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) VRRP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (20.00%) Escalation Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCDP
3 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 3 (60.00%) CCIP
3 3 (60.00%) CCSA
3 3 (60.00%) CCSE
3 3 (60.00%) JNCIA
3 3 (60.00%) JNCIE
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) HP ASE
4 2 (40.00%) HP MASE
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE Security
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (40.00%) Aruba
4 2 (40.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Crossbeam
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) VMware