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 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 404 377 376
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 13 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 36 30
Median daily rate £500 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +3.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.56
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
8984 9864 9884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.34% 44.48% 43.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6149 6455 6451
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 252 206
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.09 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.95 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

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 May 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 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
City of London +34 1 - - 3
Forcepoint
England

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 24 (64.86%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) LAN
2 23 (62.16%) WAN
2 23 (62.16%) CheckPoint
2 23 (62.16%) Firewall
3 17 (45.95%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (43.24%) Finance
5 14 (37.84%) Windows
5 14 (37.84%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (35.14%) Wireless
7 12 (32.43%) Linux
7 12 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (32.43%) Blue Coat
8 11 (29.73%) Network Security
8 11 (29.73%) Aruba
8 11 (29.73%) CCNP
8 11 (29.73%) CCNA
8 11 (29.73%) VPN
8 11 (29.73%) Cisco Wireless
9 9 (24.32%) Web Filtering
9 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
9 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
10 7 (18.92%) Symantec
10 7 (18.92%) MIMEsweeper
10 7 (18.92%) Risk Management
10 7 (18.92%) Oracle
10 7 (18.92%) Unix
10 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
11 6 (16.22%) HP
11 6 (16.22%) VMware

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 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) Firewall
1 23 (62.16%) LAN
1 23 (62.16%) WAN
2 14 (37.84%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (35.14%) Wireless
4 11 (29.73%) Cisco Wireless
4 11 (29.73%) Network Security
4 11 (29.73%) VPN
5 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
6 5 (13.51%) Wireshark
7 4 (10.81%) Internet
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (8.11%) DHCP
8 3 (8.11%) OSPF
9 2 (5.41%) DMZ
9 2 (5.41%) FWSM
10 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (2.70%) Frame Relay
10 1 (2.70%) IPsec
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Advertising
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Legal
4 3 (8.11%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Security Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) IT Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) IT Security Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Security Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Security Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Firewall Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Designer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Support
8 1 (2.70%) IT Security Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Linux
3 7 (18.92%) Unix
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (24.32%) Web Filtering
3 7 (18.92%) Risk Management
4 6 (16.22%) Attack Monitoring
4 6 (16.22%) SIEM
4 6 (16.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (8.11%) Security Operations
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.70%) Network Design
7 1 (2.70%) Network Management
7 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Presales
7 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) Korn
2 1 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (29.73%) CCNA
2 11 (29.73%) CCNP
3 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) vSphere
2 4 (10.81%) XenApp
3 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) Snort
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) MIMEsweeper
2 6 (16.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (13.51%) Nessus
3 5 (13.51%) Nmap
4 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.70%) Malwarebytes
4 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.70%) TrustSec
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) CheckPoint
3 12 (32.43%) Blue Coat
4 11 (29.73%) Aruba
5 7 (18.92%) Oracle
5 7 (18.92%) Symantec
6 6 (16.22%) HP
6 6 (16.22%) LogRhythm
6 6 (16.22%) Mitel
6 6 (16.22%) Tripwire
6 6 (16.22%) VMware
7 5 (13.51%) Citrix
8 4 (10.81%) Juniper
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.41%) AlienVault
9 2 (5.41%) F5
9 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.70%) Nokia
10 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
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