The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.52% - -
As % of the Vendors category 4.46% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £391 £356
% change year-on-year
+0.63% +9.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.56
Forcepoint
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
157 140 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 56.47% 53.03% 55.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 61 65
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.88 £16.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Forcepoint
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Forcepoint 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 6 (85.71%) Blue Coat
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
5 2 (28.57%) MODAF
5 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) Change Control
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) Symantec
6 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Quality Management

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) MODAF
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Blue Coat
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec