The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 6 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 561 568 564
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 47 47 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.100% 0.094% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 43
Median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £463 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.89% +44.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 -
Forcepoint
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21364 21269 23061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.37% 42.49% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13155 12664 13871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 808 898 1139
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in England

Forcepoint
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Forcepoint Daily Rate Trend in England

Forcepoint
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Forcepoint across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Forcepoint Daily Rate Histogram in England

Forcepoint
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Forcepoint Hourly Rate Trend in England

Forcepoint
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
North West +13 15 £325 -
East of England +3 12 £550 -8.33% 1
London -3 12 £375 +15.38% 1
South East +11 5 £345 -17.11% 4
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
South West +8 1 £110 -
Forcepoint
UK

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 44 (59.46%) Firewall
2 43 (58.11%) Cisco
3 26 (35.14%) Windows
4 25 (33.78%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (32.43%) WAN
6 22 (29.73%) LAN
7 21 (28.38%) Internet
7 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
8 19 (25.68%) VPN
8 19 (25.68%) Active Directory
9 17 (22.97%) Intel Security
10 16 (21.62%) DNS
10 16 (21.62%) SC Cleared
11 15 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
12 14 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
13 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (17.57%) SolarWinds
13 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (17.57%) Juniper
13 13 (17.57%) ITIL
14 12 (16.22%) SSL
14 12 (16.22%) Sophos
14 12 (16.22%) Finance
14 12 (16.22%) Kalman Filter
15 11 (14.86%) Legal
15 11 (14.86%) Service Delivery
15 11 (14.86%) CCNA
15 11 (14.86%) CheckPoint

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in 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 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.76%) Skype for Business
3 4 (5.41%) IIS
4 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) MS Office
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) Office 365
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.05%) OneDrive
5 2 (2.70%) IaaS
6 1 (1.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (59.46%) Firewall
2 25 (33.78%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (32.43%) WAN
4 22 (29.73%) LAN
5 21 (28.38%) Internet
6 19 (25.68%) VPN
7 16 (21.62%) DNS
8 12 (16.22%) SSL
9 9 (12.16%) DHCP
10 7 (9.46%) MPLS
10 7 (9.46%) Network Security
11 5 (6.76%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (6.76%) VoIP
12 4 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (5.41%) Ethernet
12 4 (5.41%) NetScaler
12 4 (5.41%) Skype
12 4 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (5.41%) Wireless
13 3 (4.05%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Legal
3 3 (4.05%) Law
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (20.27%) Architect
2 11 (14.86%) Network Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Security Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Security Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Consultant
5 6 (8.11%) Hardware Specialist
5 6 (8.11%) IT Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Security Solutions Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Storage Specialist
6 5 (6.76%) Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Data Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Security Specialist
6 5 (6.76%) Web Specialist
7 4 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.46%) PKI
4 3 (4.05%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.70%) Replication
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.35%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Windows
2 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.11%) Linux
6 4 (5.41%) Unix
7 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.70%) Solaris
8 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.35%) Android
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.35%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (17.57%) ITIL
3 12 (16.22%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (14.86%) Service Delivery
5 10 (13.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (12.16%) Migration
7 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.81%) Information Security
7 8 (10.81%) SOA
7 8 (10.81%) TOGAF
7 8 (10.81%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.76%) Data Loss Prevention
9 5 (6.76%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (6.76%) SIEM
10 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
10 4 (5.41%) Email Filtering
10 4 (5.41%) Load Balancing
10 4 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.05%) C
3 2 (2.70%) C++
3 2 (2.70%) Perl
3 2 (2.70%) PHP
3 2 (2.70%) Python
3 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.70%) VB
3 2 (2.70%) VBScript
4 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.62%) SC Cleared
3 15 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (14.86%) CCNA
5 10 (13.51%) Degree
5 10 (13.51%) MCSE
5 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (12.16%) MCSA
7 6 (8.11%) CCNP
7 6 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (8.11%) MCP
8 3 (4.05%) CCIE
8 3 (4.05%) CISSP
8 3 (4.05%) HND
9 1 (1.35%) CCA
9 1 (1.35%) CCDA
9 1 (1.35%) CCDP
9 1 (1.35%) CISA
9 1 (1.35%) CISM
9 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (25.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.70%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.70%) XenApp
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.70%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.70%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.70%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.70%) SCOM
3 2 (2.70%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.70%) SCSM
4 1 (1.35%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.35%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.35%) WSUS
4 1 (1.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 43 (58.11%) Cisco
2 17 (22.97%) Intel Security
3 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 13 (17.57%) Juniper
4 13 (17.57%) SolarWinds
5 12 (16.22%) Sophos
6 11 (14.86%) CheckPoint
7 7 (9.46%) VMware
8 6 (8.11%) Fortinet
8 6 (8.11%) Lumension
9 5 (6.76%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.05%) Apple
10 3 (4.05%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (4.05%) Citrix
10 3 (4.05%) Sourcefire
10 3 (4.05%) Symantec
11 2 (2.70%) ArcSight
11 2 (2.70%) F5
11 2 (2.70%) NetApp
11 2 (2.70%) NETGEAR
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