The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet
Rank 533 536 516
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 66 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.065% 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 15
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £170 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £431 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.83% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £29.17 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.17 -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24335 23603 21491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.36% 45.47% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13863 12950 11452
Average daily rate £400 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1048 1185
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Fortinet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fortinet
Daily Rate Trend

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

Fortinet Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fortinet
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fortinet within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Fortinet Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Fortinet
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fortinet within the UK.

Fortinet Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Fortinet
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
England +30 62 £413 +0.60% 32
London +20 27 £413 +17.85% 17
South East -15 16 £375 - 9
City of London +26 12 £413 +10.00% 6
West Midlands -4 11 £450 +7.14% 1
East of England +12 8 £400 -15.78%
Berkshire -4 6 - - 4
Cambridgeshire - 6 £425 -
Cambridge - 6 £425 -
Hampshire - 5 £375 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £375 -
Scotland -15 2 £340 +134.48%
Surrey - 2 - - 2
Reading 0 1 - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 £450 -
Oxford - 1 £348 -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
North Lanarkshire - - - -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - - 4
South Wales - - - - 2
South West - - - -
Wales - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Warwick - - - -

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 135 (84.38%) Cisco
2 134 (83.75%) Firewall
3 120 (75.00%) CheckPoint
4 90 (56.25%) F5
5 87 (54.38%) Cisco Certification
6 82 (51.25%) Juniper
7 70 (43.75%) CCNP
8 54 (33.75%) Network Security
9 52 (32.50%) OSPF
10 51 (31.88%) Cisco ASA
11 49 (30.63%) LAN
12 47 (29.38%) Cisco Nexus
13 42 (26.25%) WAN
14 38 (23.75%) ITIL
14 38 (23.75%) Wireless
14 38 (23.75%) Finance
15 33 (20.63%) MPLS
15 33 (20.63%) BGP
16 32 (20.00%) CCIE
16 32 (20.00%) Security Cleared
17 30 (18.75%) Blue Coat
18 29 (18.13%) SC Cleared
19 27 (16.88%) HP
19 27 (16.88%) VPN
19 27 (16.88%) Telecoms
20 26 (16.25%) FortiGate
21 25 (15.63%) WLAN
22 24 (15.00%) CCNA
23 23 (14.38%) CISSP
23 23 (14.38%) Load Balancing

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.13%) Lync
2 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.63%) Apache
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 134 (83.75%) Firewall
2 54 (33.75%) Network Security
3 52 (32.50%) OSPF
4 51 (31.88%) Cisco ASA
5 49 (30.63%) LAN
6 47 (29.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 42 (26.25%) WAN
8 38 (23.75%) Wireless
9 33 (20.63%) BGP
9 33 (20.63%) MPLS
10 27 (16.88%) VPN
11 25 (15.63%) WLAN
12 20 (12.50%) SSL
12 20 (12.50%) EIGRP
12 20 (12.50%) IPsec
13 18 (11.25%) Multicast
14 17 (10.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 17 (10.63%) Internet
14 17 (10.63%) RIP
15 14 (8.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (23.75%) Finance
2 27 (16.88%) Telecoms
3 22 (13.75%) Banking
4 13 (8.13%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.75%) Retail
6 2 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Local Government
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 71 (44.38%) Network Engineer
2 34 (21.25%) Security Engineer
3 20 (12.50%) Consultant
3 20 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 18 (11.25%) Design Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 13 (8.13%) Network Specialist
7 11 (6.88%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (6.25%) IP Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) Network Consultant
10 8 (5.00%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.00%) Security Consultant
11 7 (4.38%) Network Design Engineer
11 7 (4.38%) Network Security Consultant
12 6 (3.75%) Analyst
12 6 (3.75%) Security Specialist
13 5 (3.13%) Network Support
13 5 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
13 5 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
13 5 (3.13%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.88%) CSS
2 4 (2.50%) CGI
3 2 (1.25%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.63%) Middleware
4 1 (0.63%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.63%) SecurID
2 7 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.75%) User Experience
4 5 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.13%) Replication
5 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.88%) NHS
7 2 (1.25%) AS400
7 2 (1.25%) Social Media
7 2 (1.25%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.25%) iSeries
8 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.63%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) Clustering
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.63%) Windows
2 12 (7.50%) Linux
3 7 (4.38%) UNIX
4 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.50%) Solaris
5 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.75%) ITIL
2 23 (14.38%) Load Balancing
3 19 (11.88%) Low Latency
4 16 (10.00%) eTOM
5 14 (8.75%) Validation
6 12 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 12 (7.50%) Demand Forecasting
7 10 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (6.25%) Network Management
8 8 (5.00%) Network Architecture
9 7 (4.38%) Security Architecture
9 7 (4.38%) Project Management
10 6 (3.75%) Incident Management
10 6 (3.75%) WAN Optimisation
11 5 (3.13%) Analytics
11 5 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.13%) Migration
12 4 (2.50%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.88%) SQL
2 2 (1.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 87 (54.38%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (43.75%) CCNP
3 32 (20.00%) CCIE
3 32 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 29 (18.13%) SC Cleared
5 24 (15.00%) CCNA
6 23 (14.38%) CISSP
7 19 (11.88%) Degree
8 12 (7.50%) CCSE
9 10 (6.25%) CCSA
10 8 (5.00%) HP ASE
10 8 (5.00%) HP MASE
11 7 (4.38%) JNCIA
12 6 (3.75%) CCDP
12 6 (3.75%) CCSP
13 5 (3.13%) JNCIP
13 5 (3.13%) JNCIE
14 3 (1.88%) JNCIS
15 2 (1.25%) CEH
15 2 (1.25%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.25%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.50%) SLA
3 3 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.63%) GPG13
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.75%) vSphere
3 5 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.88%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.63%) Squid
5 1 (0.63%) Firmware
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.63%) XenApp
5 1 (0.63%) UAG
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (16.25%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.75%) OPNET
3 5 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.88%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.88%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.25%) OpenView
5 2 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.25%) Iperf
6 1 (0.63%) Netcool
6 1 (0.63%) Nessus
6 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 135 (84.38%) Cisco
2 120 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 90 (56.25%) F5
4 82 (51.25%) Juniper
5 30 (18.75%) Blue Coat
6 27 (16.88%) HP
7 20 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 16 (10.00%) McAfee
9 15 (9.38%) VMware
9 15 (9.38%) Tufin
9 15 (9.38%) AlgoSec
10 13 (8.13%) Citrix
10 13 (8.13%) Nokia
11 12 (7.50%) CA
11 12 (7.50%) Riverbed
11 12 (7.50%) SolarWinds
12 11 (6.88%) BMC
13 7 (4.38%) Aruba
14 6 (3.75%) IBM
14 6 (3.75%) Sourcefire
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