The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Forcepoint, LLC (formerly Websense).

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £311
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.53 £24.25
% change year-on-year
- -11.23%
Forcepoint
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
189 161 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 52.50% 43.40% 41.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 102 149
Median daily rate £388 £328 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.32% -9.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £31.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Forcepoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Forcepoint
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Forcepoint across the Bedfordshire region.

Forcepoint Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire