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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet
Rank 62 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% - 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£308 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £21.00
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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
391 331 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 51.11% 50.15% 45.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 186 149
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 16
Average hourly rate £19.25 £11.15 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.64% -36.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £29.40 £33.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fortinet across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Fortinet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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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

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Fortinet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fortinet.

1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Fortinet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fortinet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Core Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate