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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet
Rank 196 190 212
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.086% 0.069% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.15% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £47.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-57.89% +48.43%
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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
2531 2607 3139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.38% 45.29% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1878 1797 2191
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 43 115
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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

Fortinet
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

Fortinet
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fortinet across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Fortinet Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 11 (64.71%) Juniper
3 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (52.94%) F5
6 8 (47.06%) CCIE
7 7 (41.18%) Finance
8 6 (35.29%) CCNP
9 5 (29.41%) WAN
9 5 (29.41%) Blue Coat
9 5 (29.41%) Low Latency
10 4 (23.53%) Multicast
10 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (23.53%) FortiGate
10 4 (23.53%) Network Security
10 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (23.53%) OSPF
10 4 (23.53%) BGP
10 4 (23.53%) DNS
10 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
11 3 (17.65%) LAN
11 3 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (17.65%) ITIL
11 3 (17.65%) HP
11 3 (17.65%) Wireless
11 3 (17.65%) IPsec
11 3 (17.65%) VLAN
11 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
11 3 (17.65%) Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) OSPF
3 4 (23.53%) BGP
3 4 (23.53%) Network Security
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (23.53%) Multicast
4 3 (17.65%) VLAN
4 3 (17.65%) Wireless
4 3 (17.65%) IPsec
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) SSL
5 2 (11.76%) VPN
5 2 (11.76%) IGMP
5 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless Security
5 2 (11.76%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.88%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Low Latency
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) CCIE
3 6 (35.29%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.76%) Iperf
3 1 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (5.88%) OpenView
3 1 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
2 11 (64.71%) Juniper
3 9 (52.94%) F5
4 5 (29.41%) Blue Coat
5 3 (17.65%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) Sun
6 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
7 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.88%) Aruba
7 1 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) EMC
7 1 (5.88%) WorldPay
7 1 (5.88%) BMC
7 1 (5.88%) CA