The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet
Rank 65 77 56
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 0.17% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.52% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Median daily rate £325 £300 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £300 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £348
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Fortinet
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
336 382 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.48% 33.36% 43.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 246 150
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.23 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Fortinet Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Fortinet
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Fortinet Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Fortinet
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fortinet across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Fortinet Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WLAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
1 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec