Period
to 18 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 208 179
Rank change year-on-year +22 -29 -3
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 19 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.38% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.27% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 10
East of England median daily rate £550 £363 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.72% -30.95% -12.50%
England median daily rate £420 £450 £435
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 2,397 2,258 2,391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 47.75% 44.12% 49.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,400 1,218 1,327
East of England median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +8.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £207
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 158 184
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -1.55% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.27 £10.47 £10.66
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.98 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -5.71%

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 November 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 +6 17 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £550 -
Forcepoint
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 15 (78.95%) Law
2 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
3 7 (36.84%) Data Loss Prevention
3 7 (36.84%) Programme Delivery
4 6 (31.58%) Security Operations
5 2 (10.53%) Symantec
5 2 (10.53%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) CASB
6 1 (5.26%) DKIM
6 1 (5.26%) DMARC
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.26%) SANS
6 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (5.26%) Office 365
6 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Skype
6 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
6 1 (5.26%) CCNA
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) CISSP
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.26%) EMC Certification
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) MCSE
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint

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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DKIM
1 1 (5.26%) DMARC
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (78.95%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Engineering Manager
1 9 (47.37%) Security Manager
1 9 (47.37%) Security Specialist
1 9 (47.37%) Technical Leader
1 9 (47.37%) Technical Manager
1 9 (47.37%) Technical Security Specialist
1 9 (47.37%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (36.84%) Security Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Data Loss Prevention
1 7 (36.84%) Programme Delivery
2 6 (31.58%) Security Operations
3 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) CISSP
1 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) EMC Certification
1 1 (5.26%) GIAC
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) SANS
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) CASB
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Symantec
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.26%) Sophos
2 1 (5.26%) VMware