Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 21 January 2018 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
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 868 803 854
Rank change year-on-year -65 +51 -53
Contract jobs citing TippingPoint 9 46 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.048% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.022% 0.11% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 43 19
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% -22.22%
10th Percentile £463 £322 £308
90th Percentile £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £384
% change year-on-year +5.56% +17.26% -9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

TippingPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 41,512 43,374 46,400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.04% 45.16% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,214 26,564 27,417
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,358 1,645 1,936
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

TippingPoint
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing TippingPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for TippingPoint in the UK

TippingPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TippingPoint in the UK

TippingPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TippingPoint over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TippingPoint in the UK

TippingPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TippingPoint.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TippingPoint in the UK

TippingPoint
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TippingPoint within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London -10 9 £475 +5.56% 1
England -37 9 £475 +5.56% 3
North of England +44 6 £475 +5.56%
Yorkshire +8 5 £475 +5.56%
South East -28 3 £525 +16.67%
North East - 1 £330 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 with a requirement for TippingPoint.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) Blue Coat
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) FireEye
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (55.56%) Nexpose
3 5 (55.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (55.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (55.56%) 802.1X
3 5 (55.56%) Rapid7
3 5 (55.56%) LogRhythm
3 5 (55.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security
3 5 (55.56%) Symantec
3 5 (55.56%) McAfee
3 5 (55.56%) Sourcefire
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (55.56%) ArcSight
3 5 (55.56%) GFI Software

TippingPoint
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) WAAS
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Multicast
5 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Security Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Information Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) 802.1X
2 2 (22.22%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (55.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (55.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) QMS
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCSA
2 1 (11.11%) CCSE
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
2 8 (88.89%) Blue Coat
2 8 (88.89%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) FireEye
3 5 (55.56%) ArcSight
3 5 (55.56%) GFI Software
3 5 (55.56%) LogRhythm
3 5 (55.56%) McAfee
3 5 (55.56%) Rapid7
3 5 (55.56%) Sourcefire
3 5 (55.56%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (33.33%) Aruba
5 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
6 2 (22.22%) AlgoSec
6 2 (22.22%) LogLogic
6 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds