The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 425 397 378
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -19
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 11 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.34% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 29 29
Median daily rate £470 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.53 £24.25
% change year-on-year
- -11.23%
Forcepoint
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9211 10284 10291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.59% 43.57% 44.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6254 6812 6471
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 259 220
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £11.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in London

Forcepoint
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Forcepoint Daily Rate Trend in London

Forcepoint
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Forcepoint across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Forcepoint Daily Rate Histogram in London

Forcepoint
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Forcepoint Hourly Rate Trend in London

Forcepoint
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
City of London +39 2 £470 +21.29% 3
Forcepoint
England

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 London region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 25 (73.53%) Firewall
2 21 (61.76%) Cisco
3 20 (58.82%) CheckPoint
4 18 (52.94%) LAN
4 18 (52.94%) WAN
5 16 (47.06%) VPN
6 15 (44.12%) Windows
6 15 (44.12%) Finance
6 15 (44.12%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (35.29%) Linux
8 11 (32.35%) CCNP
8 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (32.35%) Blue Coat
8 11 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (29.41%) Aruba
9 10 (29.41%) Wireless
9 10 (29.41%) CCNA
9 10 (29.41%) Cisco Wireless
10 9 (26.47%) Internet
10 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
10 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
11 8 (23.53%) Network Security
11 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
11 8 (23.53%) Web Filtering
12 7 (20.59%) Oracle
12 7 (20.59%) Unix
12 7 (20.59%) Symantec
12 7 (20.59%) MIMEsweeper
12 7 (20.59%) Legal

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Mimecast
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (73.53%) Firewall
2 18 (52.94%) LAN
2 18 (52.94%) WAN
3 16 (47.06%) VPN
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (29.41%) Cisco Wireless
5 10 (29.41%) Wireless
6 9 (26.47%) Internet
7 8 (23.53%) Network Security
7 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 5 (14.71%) DNS
8 5 (14.71%) SSL
8 5 (14.71%) Wireshark
9 4 (11.76%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (5.88%) DHCP
10 2 (5.88%) VoIP
11 1 (2.94%) IPv4
11 1 (2.94%) IPv6
11 1 (2.94%) SAN
11 1 (2.94%) SNMP
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Legal
3 5 (14.71%) Advertising
3 5 (14.71%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Network Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) IT Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) IT Security Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Security Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Security Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Firewall Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Network Operations Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Security Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) Security Specialist
6 4 (11.76%) Web Specialist
7 3 (8.82%) Firewall Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Designer
9 1 (2.94%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 1 (2.94%) Network Design Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Network Security Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Security Designer
9 1 (2.94%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) PKI
2 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Linux
3 7 (20.59%) Unix
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (23.53%) Web Filtering
3 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
4 6 (17.65%) Attack Monitoring
4 6 (17.65%) SIEM
4 6 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Security Operations
7 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.94%) Data Security
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.94%) Network Design
7 1 (2.94%) Network Management
7 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Korn
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) CCNP
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (29.41%) CCNA
3 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) CCSP
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) ISA Server
2 4 (11.76%) vSphere
2 4 (11.76%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Snort
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) MIMEsweeper
2 6 (17.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (14.71%) Nessus
3 5 (14.71%) Nmap
4 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.94%) Malwarebytes
4 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.94%) TrustSec
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco
2 20 (58.82%) CheckPoint
3 11 (32.35%) Blue Coat
4 10 (29.41%) Aruba
5 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.59%) Oracle
6 7 (20.59%) Symantec
7 6 (17.65%) HP
7 6 (17.65%) LogRhythm
7 6 (17.65%) Tripwire
8 5 (14.71%) Citrix
8 5 (14.71%) Mitel
8 5 (14.71%) VMware
9 4 (11.76%) Juniper
10 2 (5.88%) AlienVault
10 2 (5.88%) Avaya
11 1 (2.94%) IBM
11 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
11 1 (2.94%) Nokia
11 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
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