Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 88 88
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +18
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 17 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.09% 0.40% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 2.14% 0.84% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -
East of England median daily rate - £550 £413
% change year-on-year - +33.33% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £20.45 - -

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 794 592 689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.86% 47.02% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 303 356
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £175 £185 £238
90th Percentile £550 £575 £533
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 50 30
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +9.43% -24.29%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.49 £7.84
90th Percentile £35.00 £37.35 £38.83
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -19.51%

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Forcepoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Forcepoint in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Forcepoint in Hertfordshire

Forcepoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Forcepoint in Hertfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the Hertfordshire 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
Welwyn Garden City +4 16 - -
Forcepoint
East of 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 16 (94.12%) Law
2 12 (70.59%) Data Centre
2 12 (70.59%) Programme Delivery
3 9 (52.94%) Security Operations
3 9 (52.94%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
4 2 (11.76%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (5.88%) CASB

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 16 (94.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Security Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Security Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Engineering Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Security Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Security Specialist
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Security Specialist
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Product Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Programme Delivery
2 9 (52.94%) Data Loss Prevention
2 9 (52.94%) Security Operations
3 2 (11.76%) Scenario Testing
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) CASB
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Symantec