The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Fortinet, Inc.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet
Rank 64 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% - 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.09% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+86.66% -
Fortinet
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
385 335 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.87% 44.67% 49.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 171 186
Median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £184 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £475 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 18
Median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Fortinet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Fortinet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Fortinet
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fortinet across the Birmingham region.

Fortinet Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fortinet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) CCNA
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) F5
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) Wireless
4 5 (55.56%) CCNP
5 4 (44.44%) Juniper
5 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (44.44%) CCIE
5 4 (44.44%) WLAN
5 4 (44.44%) Meraki
5 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (33.33%) Aruba
6 3 (33.33%) Network Security
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Huawei
6 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (33.33%) Presales
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (44.44%) WLAN
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) NetScreen
6 1 (11.11%) OSPF
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 3 (33.33%) Presales
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) CCIE
5 3 (33.33%) CCDA
5 3 (33.33%) CCDP
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
5 3 (33.33%) PMP
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 4 (44.44%) Meraki
3 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
4 3 (33.33%) Aruba
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Huawei
5 1 (11.11%) Brocade
5 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
5 1 (11.11%) Meru Networks