Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ForeScout products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ForeScout over the 6 months to 19 February 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 ForeScout Technologies, Inc.

ForeScout
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 841 811 894
Rank change year-on-year -30 +83 -35
Contract jobs citing ForeScout 28 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.020% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% 0.045% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 0
UK median daily rate £530 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.59% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £570 £413 -
% change year-on-year +38.18% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ForeScout 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 42,115 42,585 46,197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.81% 45.06% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,552 26,157 27,431
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £238 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,414 1,603 1,849
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.38 £10.25
90th Percentile £46.62 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.97% -5.71% +6.06%

ForeScout
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ForeScout as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ForeScout in the UK

ForeScout
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ForeScout in the UK

ForeScout
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ForeScout over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ForeScout in the UK

ForeScout
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ForeScout within the UK over the 6 months to 19 February 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
England 0 23 £503 +5.79% 2
UK excluding London +9 14 £570 +38.18% 2
London -41 14 £288 -39.47% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £475 -
North of England - 6 £475 -
Scotland -22 5 £650 +57.58% 1
East of England - 3 £570 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ForeScout 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 with a requirement for ForeScout.

1 13 (46.43%) Splunk
2 12 (42.86%) SCCM
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
3 11 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (32.14%) CyberArk
4 9 (32.14%) Shavlik
4 9 (32.14%) Ivanti
5 7 (25.00%) Windows
5 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (17.86%) SANS
6 5 (17.86%) LogRhythm
6 5 (17.86%) SailPoint
6 5 (17.86%) Snow
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 5 (17.86%) CISSP
6 5 (17.86%) Juniper
6 5 (17.86%) Symantec
6 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (17.86%) COBIT
6 5 (17.86%) Retail
6 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
6 5 (17.86%) SIEM
6 5 (17.86%) F5
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 4 (14.29%) WMI
7 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (14.29%) TIBCO
7 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.29%) SOA

ForeScout
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Security Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Security Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Security Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Implementation Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IAM Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) PKI
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
2 5 (17.86%) SIEM
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.29%) ETL
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 4 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (14.29%) SOA
4 3 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (10.71%) Network Management
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Security Operations
5 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CISSP
1 5 (17.86%) SANS
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) COBIT
1 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) WMI
3 2 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Splunk
2 9 (32.14%) CyberArk
2 9 (32.14%) Ivanti
2 9 (32.14%) Shavlik
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) F5
3 5 (17.86%) Juniper
3 5 (17.86%) LogRhythm
3 5 (17.86%) Snow
3 5 (17.86%) Symantec
4 4 (14.29%) Lumesse
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) SAP
4 4 (14.29%) Thycotic
4 4 (14.29%) TIBCO
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) Sophos
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) Qualys