The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet
Rank 159 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% - 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £415
% change year-on-year
- -9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £38.34
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -54.34%
Fortinet
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1813 1783 1334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.83% 45.64% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 859 639
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £650 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 108 108
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Fortinet Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Fortinet
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Fortinet Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Fortinet
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 3 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
Fortinet
England

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 12 (75.00%) DNS
4 11 (68.75%) DHCP
4 11 (68.75%) Palo Alto
5 10 (62.50%) LAN
5 10 (62.50%) Network Security
6 9 (56.25%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (56.25%) F5
7 8 (50.00%) SSH
7 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (43.75%) VoIP
8 7 (43.75%) BGP
9 6 (37.50%) SSL
9 6 (37.50%) Information Security
9 6 (37.50%) OSPF
9 6 (37.50%) Wireless
9 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
9 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (31.25%) Change Control
10 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (31.25%) VLAN
10 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (31.25%) IPsec
10 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (31.25%) WAN
10 5 (31.25%) Juniper

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 11 (68.75%) DHCP
4 10 (62.50%) LAN
4 10 (62.50%) Network Security
5 8 (50.00%) SSH
5 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (43.75%) BGP
6 7 (43.75%) VoIP
7 6 (37.50%) OSPF
7 6 (37.50%) SSL
7 6 (37.50%) Wireless
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (31.25%) IPsec
8 5 (31.25%) VLAN
8 5 (31.25%) WAN
9 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Security Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Wireless Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (37.50%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (31.25%) Change Control
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (18.75%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (18.75%) Web Filtering
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
6 1 (6.25%) Database Security
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
6 1 (6.25%) SIEM
6 1 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) CEH
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) vCloud
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) Palo Alto
3 9 (56.25%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) Aruba
5 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 2 (12.50%) Imperva
5 2 (12.50%) Proofpoint
6 1 (6.25%) VMware