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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet
Rank 179 208 183
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -25
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 12 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.049% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.11% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 5
Average daily rate
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£413 £338 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -28.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.17 -
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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
2205 2642 2546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.51% 43.04% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 1817 1809
Average daily rate £425 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 54 60
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.50 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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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

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) Firewall
3 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
4 14 (70.00%) Juniper
5 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (45.00%) F5
7 8 (40.00%) CCIE
8 7 (35.00%) CCNP
8 7 (35.00%) Finance
8 7 (35.00%) Blue Coat
8 7 (35.00%) Low Latency
9 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (30.00%) FortiGate
10 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (25.00%) WAN
11 4 (20.00%) BGP
11 4 (20.00%) OSPF
11 4 (20.00%) Wireless
11 4 (20.00%) Network Security
12 3 (15.00%) Wireless Security
12 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
12 3 (15.00%) Multicast
12 3 (15.00%) Migration
12 3 (15.00%) Banking
12 3 (15.00%) VLAN
12 3 (15.00%) HP
12 3 (15.00%) LAN
12 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 3 (15.00%) DNS
13 2 (10.00%) SSL

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) Wireless
4 4 (20.00%) OSPF
4 4 (20.00%) BGP
4 4 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless Security
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) VLAN
5 3 (15.00%) Multicast
5 3 (15.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) SSL
6 2 (10.00%) SNMP
6 2 (10.00%) IPsec
6 2 (10.00%) IGMP
6 2 (10.00%) VPN
6 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CCIE
3 7 (35.00%) CCNP
4 2 (10.00%) CCSA
5 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (10.00%) Iperf
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (70.00%) Juniper
4 9 (45.00%) F5
5 7 (35.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (15.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) Sun
7 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
8 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.00%) McAfee
8 1 (5.00%) Mitel
8 1 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (5.00%) EMC
8 1 (5.00%) BMC
8 1 (5.00%) Nokia
8 1 (5.00%) Apple