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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortinet
England / North West
Rank 126 148 148
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 13 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.26% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 0.63% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £381 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 -

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
1106 1593 1563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.13% 42.18% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 866 768
Median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 116 106
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £47.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +18 12 - -
Cheshire +24 1 - -
Fortinet
England

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 North West region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) Network Security
3 16 (66.67%) FortiGate
4 15 (62.50%) MPLS
4 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (54.17%) CCSP
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (12.50%) F5
7 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (12.50%) Forcepoint
8 2 (8.33%) IPsec
8 2 (8.33%) VMware
8 2 (8.33%) Sophos
8 2 (8.33%) Linux
8 2 (8.33%) VPN
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.33%) CCNP
8 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (8.33%) Juniper
8 2 (8.33%) SAN
8 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.33%) Internet
8 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
8 2 (8.33%) SCSM
8 2 (8.33%) SIEM
8 2 (8.33%) Office 365
8 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) Network Security
3 15 (62.50%) MPLS
4 2 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) IPsec
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) BGP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.17%) NetScreen
5 1 (4.17%) OSPF
5 1 (4.17%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (4.17%) SSH
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Network Engineer
2 16 (66.67%) Security Engineer
3 15 (62.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (58.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 13 (54.17%) Design Engineer
5 13 (54.17%) Implementation Engineer
5 13 (54.17%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) PowerShell Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Check Point Support
8 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (54.17%) CCSP
3 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
2 2 (8.33%) SCSM
2 2 (8.33%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) F5
1 3 (12.50%) Forcepoint
2 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Juniper
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
2 2 (8.33%) Sophos
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) CyberArk
3 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire