The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Forcepoint
England / East of England
Rank 121 111 129
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 5 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.68% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 1.44% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £600 £600 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +122.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £463 £350
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1006 1113 1269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.34% 47.02% 49.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 600 724
Median daily rate £388 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 118 120
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.42 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £50.68 £35.26
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 of England

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Forcepoint
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Forcepoint Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Forcepoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Forcepoint Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Forcepoint
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 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
Hertfordshire -3 5 £600 -
Forcepoint
England

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 of England region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 8 (57.14%) SOA
1 8 (57.14%) Internet
1 8 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
1 8 (57.14%) TOGAF
1 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (35.71%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Office 365
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
1 8 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Security Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Security Solutions Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Data Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Office Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (57.14%) SOA
1 8 (57.14%) TOGAF
1 8 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
2 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (35.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft