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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet
Rank 87 77 91
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.085% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£341 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £403 £238
% change year-on-year
-9.62% +69.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £21.50
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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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
620 481 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 45.45% 41.11% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 211 282
Average daily rate £340 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 51 55
Average hourly rate £14.25 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fortinet across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - -
Salford - - - -
Fortinet
North West

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) CISSP
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) CCSE
5 2 (33.33%) ITSM
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Nokia
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (16.67%) HP ASE
6 1 (16.67%) HP MASE
6 1 (16.67%) AirMagnet
6 1 (16.67%) Aruba
6 1 (16.67%) FCoE
6 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) FCoE
4 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) IPv6
4 1 (16.67%) WLAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IP Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITSM
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (16.67%) HP ASE
2 1 (16.67%) HP MASE
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
2 1 (16.67%) CCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (50.00%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Nokia
6 1 (16.67%) AirMagnet
6 1 (16.67%) Aruba
6 1 (16.67%) Meraki
6 1 (16.67%) Brocade
6 1 (16.67%) Motorola
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Symantec