The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Forcepoint
England / East Midlands
Rank 90 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.21% - 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £120
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £463 £350
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
685 663 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 46.82% 43.94% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 359 320
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 41 46
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £16.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% -8.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £37.70 £24.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Forcepoint
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Forcepoint Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Forcepoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Forcepoint across the East Midlands region.

Forcepoint Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Forcepoint
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Leicestershire - 2 £450 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Forcepoint
England

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Email Filtering
3 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (33.33%) Telepresence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) WAAS
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAAS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) IT Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Security Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Email Filtering
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Radware
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec