Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Tripwire products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tripwire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 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 Tripwire, Inc.

Tripwire
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 840 842 838
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -12
Contract jobs citing Tripwire 33 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.026% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.079% 0.062% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 16
UK median daily rate £513 £540 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.09% +5.37% +2.50%
10th Percentile £463 £477 £416
90th Percentile £550 £660 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £495 £500
% change year-on-year +8.59% -1.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Tripwire 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 41,720 42,095 43,787
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.25% 42.00% 45.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,843 26,557 26,819
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £258 £231 £240
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,534 1,369 1,660
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.40% +2.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.28 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

Tripwire
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Tripwire in the UK

Tripwire
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tripwire in the UK

Tripwire
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tripwire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tripwire in the UK

Tripwire
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tripwire 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 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
England 0 31 £513 -5.09% 6
UK excluding London -5 18 £538 +8.59%
London -12 14 £500 -7.41% 6
South East -1 10 £538 +8.59%
South West - 5 - -
Scotland -3 1 - -
North of England -9 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Tripwire also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Tripwire.

1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) IBM
2 15 (45.45%) CISSP
3 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (39.39%) ITIL
3 13 (39.39%) McAfee
3 13 (39.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 12 (36.36%) Information Security
4 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 11 (33.33%) Degree
5 11 (33.33%) Nessus
5 11 (33.33%) Finance
5 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (30.30%) Linux
6 10 (30.30%) CCSP
6 10 (30.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (30.30%) CISA
6 10 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (30.30%) PCI DSS
6 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (27.27%) Splunk
7 9 (27.27%) Qualys
7 9 (27.27%) Google
7 9 (27.27%) Java
7 9 (27.27%) IIS
7 9 (27.27%) Public Cloud
7 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 8 (24.24%) Centrify
8 8 (24.24%) Okta

Tripwire
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (27.27%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (24.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) NFC
2 5 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) DKIM
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JIRA
1 8 (24.24%) SonarQube
1 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Back Office
3 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
4 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Architect
1 8 (24.24%) Change Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Cloud Architect
1 8 (24.24%) Payments Architect
1 8 (24.24%) Security Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Change and Configuration Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Configuration Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Operational Security Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) IT Audit Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Public Cloud
2 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 8 (24.24%) Driving Licence
2 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.03%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 8 (24.24%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Unix
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 12 (36.36%) Information Security
3 8 (24.24%) Business Development
3 8 (24.24%) Data Privacy
3 8 (24.24%) Data Protection
3 8 (24.24%) DevOps
3 8 (24.24%) Dynamic Code Analysis
3 8 (24.24%) Fuzz Testing
3 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3
3 8 (24.24%) Mathematics
3 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
3 8 (24.24%) Quality Management
3 8 (24.24%) Security Architecture
3 8 (24.24%) Security Management
3 8 (24.24%) Security Testing
3 8 (24.24%) Static Code Analysis
3 8 (24.24%) TOGAF
3 8 (24.24%) Waterfall
4 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) CISSP
2 13 (39.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (33.33%) Degree
4 10 (30.30%) CCSP
4 10 (30.30%) CISA
5 8 (24.24%) CISM
5 8 (24.24%) CLAS
5 8 (24.24%) CREST Certified
5 8 (24.24%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (30.30%) PCI DSS
1 10 (30.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (24.24%) GDPR
2 8 (24.24%) ISAE 3402
2 8 (24.24%) ISO 22301
2 8 (24.24%) ISO 31000
2 8 (24.24%) ISO 9001
2 8 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) ISA Server
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Firmware
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) Nessus
2 8 (24.24%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 7 (21.21%) Netcool
3 7 (21.21%) Tivoli
3 7 (21.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 5 (15.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (15.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (9.09%) WSUS
6 2 (6.06%) Nmap
6 2 (6.06%) OSSEC
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
7 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (3.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) IBM
2 13 (39.39%) McAfee
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (27.27%) Google
4 9 (27.27%) Qualys
4 9 (27.27%) Splunk
5 8 (24.24%) ArcSight
5 8 (24.24%) Barracuda Networks
5 8 (24.24%) Centrify
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco
5 8 (24.24%) Imperva
5 8 (24.24%) Okta
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle
5 8 (24.24%) Trend Micro
6 5 (15.15%) FireEye
6 5 (15.15%) Symantec
7 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
8 3 (9.09%) HP
8 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 2 (6.06%) BMC