The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank - 76 -
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 0 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 1.02% -
As % of the Vendors category - 2.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.61
Forcepoint
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
717 615 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 54.69% 48.12% 52.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 345 374
Median daily rate £425 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 37 47
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.38 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.61 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Forcepoint
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Forcepoint Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Forcepoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Forcepoint Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) DDNS
2 2 (66.67%) DSL
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) DDNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DSL
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Management
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (66.67%) Web Filtering
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) VMware