The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 45 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.06% 0.44% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 1.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-11.17% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.61
Forcepoint
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
238 147 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.53% 32.45% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 93 104
Median daily rate £359 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.61% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 23
Median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.29% +165.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.27 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £43.40 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Forcepoint
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Forcepoint Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Forcepoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Forcepoint across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Forcepoint Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Forcepoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Forcepoint Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Forcepoint
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Gloucester -3 2 £131 -
Forcepoint
South West

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 5 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) UAG
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Software Licensing
4 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
4 2 (40.00%) Canon
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) CMDB
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (40.00%) AppSense

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Perimeter Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CMDB
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (40.00%) UAG
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) AppSense
1 2 (40.00%) Canon
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Sophos