Period
to 20 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 20 June 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 101 89
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 -
Contract jobs citing Forcepoint 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.45% 0.48% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.96% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate £380 £349 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.96% -35.12% -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £349 £538
% change year-on-year +8.96% -35.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 754 732 629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 48.99% 50.21% 44.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 365 322
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.74% +17.50%
10th Percentile £220 £270 £233
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 21 25
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.75 £11.53 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.91% +4.82% -1.35%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.75 £18.70 £20.80
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.75 £12.25
% change year-on-year -15.25% +20.41% -14.04%

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Forcepoint in Milton Keynes

Forcepoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Forcepoint in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) SLA
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
4 4 (57.14%) Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) MCSA
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Remedy
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification

Forcepoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Wintel Support
4 2 (28.57%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Wintel Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCSA
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (57.14%) UAG
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Remedy
3 3 (42.86%) Computacenter
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee