The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.098% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £390 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £391 £356
% change year-on-year
+0.63% +9.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.56
Forcepoint
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
553 477 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 54.22% 49.07% 51.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 249 244
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 14
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +53.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £17.50 £9.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £22.50 £20.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Forcepoint
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Forcepoint Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Forcepoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Forcepoint Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Forcepoint
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 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 Reading region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) RSA Security Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) NetWitness

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SOC Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) NetWitness
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire