The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet
Rank 194 217 216
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.056% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£419 £575 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.17% +24.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £575 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £575 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £225
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +55.55%
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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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2720 3301 3268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.97% 46.28% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1952 2302 2247
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 87 92
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Fortinet Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Fortinet Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (33.33%) IPsec
5 4 (33.33%) BGP
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) OSPF
6 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (25.00%) JNCIP
6 3 (25.00%) JNCIE
6 3 (25.00%) VLAN
6 3 (25.00%) Junos
6 3 (25.00%) F5
6 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
7 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) SNMP
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) HP
8 1 (8.33%) CISSP
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (8.33%) BMC
8 1 (8.33%) Nokia
8 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
8 1 (8.33%) LAN
8 1 (8.33%) WAN

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) IPsec
3 4 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) Junos
5 2 (16.67%) SNMP
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) JNCIP
1 3 (25.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCSE
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) CCSA
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) BMC
5 1 (8.33%) Nokia
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) ProCurve
5 1 (8.33%) Tufin