The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortinet
North West / Manchester
Rank 79 100 90
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 11 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 0.37% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 0.93% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Median daily rate £165 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.17% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.50 -

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
576 753 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.83% 39.57% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 383 341
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 43
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £29.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Fortinet Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Fortinet
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Fortinet Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) MPLS
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (55.00%) Network Security
3 11 (55.00%) FortiGate
4 9 (45.00%) CCSP
5 4 (20.00%) CCNP
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) IPsec
6 3 (15.00%) VPN
6 3 (15.00%) CCNA
6 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (15.00%) Citrix
7 2 (10.00%) IaaS
7 2 (10.00%) SmoothWall
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (10.00%) SCOrch
7 2 (10.00%) SCSM
7 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
7 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (10.00%) Office 365
7 2 (10.00%) SCCM
7 2 (10.00%) SCOM
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (10.00%) F5
7 2 (10.00%) SIEM

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) MPLS
3 11 (55.00%) Network Security
4 3 (15.00%) IPsec
4 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (15.00%) VPN
5 2 (10.00%) Internet
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) BGP
6 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) NetScreen
6 1 (5.00%) OSPF
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (5.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 9 (45.00%) Design Engineer
3 9 (45.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 9 (45.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (10.00%) SIEM
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCSP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNP
4 3 (15.00%) CCNA
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (10.00%) SCSM
2 2 (10.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Citrix
2 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.00%) F5
2 2 (10.00%) Forcepoint
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Sophos
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto