Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Forcepoint over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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).

Forcepoint
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 197 192
Rank change year-on-year +20 -5 +11
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 19 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.11% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.24% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
East of England median daily rate - £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% +10.00%
England median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £20.45 - -
England median hourly rate £20.45 - £43.00

Forcepoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,186 2,071 2,463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.30% 44.63% 47.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,254 1,199 1,358
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £187 £199 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 128 189
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.51 £10.27 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.38 £41.46 £42.95
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Forcepoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Forcepoint in the East of England

Forcepoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Forcepoint in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Forcepoint in the East of England

Forcepoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Forcepoint in the East of England

Forcepoint
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +5 17 - -
Norfolk - 2 - -
Forcepoint
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Forcepoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 16 (84.21%) Law
2 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
3 12 (63.16%) Programme Delivery
4 9 (47.37%) Security Operations
4 9 (47.37%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (21.05%) Symantec
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) MCSE
6 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) CCNA
6 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
6 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server

Forcepoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (84.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Security Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Security Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Engineering Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Security Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Security Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Leader
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Security Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Product Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Programme Delivery
2 9 (47.37%) Data Loss Prevention
2 9 (47.37%) Security Operations
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.53%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CASB
1 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Symantec
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) EMC
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds