The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet
Rank 48 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.30% 0.67% 4.00%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 1.03% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £400 £265 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -36.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £420
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 - £29.17
Fortinet
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
213 97 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 63.96% 64.67% 61.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 49 30
Average daily rate £470 £400 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £131 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £13.06 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fortinet across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Fortinet Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Fortinet
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Fortinet Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Fortinet
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Telford - 1 £400 -
Fortinet
West Midlands

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds