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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 4 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet
Rank 482 560 555
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -5
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 144 86 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 55 44
Median daily rate £420 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -31.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%

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
22572 23646 25687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 42.71% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13786 13871 15133
Median daily rate £420 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 979 1231
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Fortinet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
England +39 106 £425 +11.84% 26
London +21 57 £425 +11.84% 10
Wales +14 21 £425 -10.52%
South Wales +25 19 £425 -10.52%
Scotland +25 15 £321 -8.42%
South East +14 11 £425 +0.59% 7
Bridgend +1 11 £438 -7.89%
North West +5 9 £165 -60.00% 4
West Midlands -1 9 £475 +72.72% 2
Edinburgh +24 8 £300 -14.28%
Yorkshire +24 8 £338 -1.81%
Manchester +4 8 £165 -61.17% 3
Shropshire +4 8 £463 +68.18%
City of London -4 6 £345 -11.53% 1
Telford -5 6 £463 +85.00%
Hampshire +25 5 £325 -22.15% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £280 -
Erskine - 5 £330 -
Southampton - 5 £325 -
Renfrewshire - 5 £330 -
North East - 5 £280 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £280 -
Leeds +20 4 £475 +11.76%
West Yorkshire +16 4 £475 +11.76%
North Yorkshire - 4 £325 -
York - 4 £325 -
South West +11 3 £450 +28.57%
Cardiff - 3 £375 -
Midlands +4 2 - -
Berkshire +2 2 £440 -7.31% 6

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 232 (78.91%) Firewall
2 229 (77.89%) Cisco
3 179 (60.88%) CheckPoint
4 122 (41.50%) Cisco Certification
5 116 (39.46%) Juniper
6 98 (33.33%) Network Security
7 96 (32.65%) CCNP
8 88 (29.93%) LAN
9 85 (28.91%) F5
10 71 (24.15%) WAN
11 70 (23.81%) Security Cleared
12 65 (22.11%) Cisco ASA
13 64 (21.77%) SC Cleared
14 54 (18.37%) Wireless
15 53 (18.03%) OSPF
16 52 (17.69%) FortiGate
17 51 (17.35%) BGP
17 51 (17.35%) VPN
17 51 (17.35%) Windows
18 46 (15.65%) Load Balancing
19 45 (15.31%) CCNA
20 44 (14.97%) Intel Security
21 41 (13.95%) Microsoft
21 41 (13.95%) SIEM
22 40 (13.61%) Cisco Nexus
22 40 (13.61%) Finance
23 37 (12.59%) HP
23 37 (12.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
23 37 (12.59%) Data Centre
24 36 (12.24%) Blue Coat

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.36%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) assyst
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.36%) Office 365
4 3 (1.02%) IaaS
5 1 (0.34%) PaaS
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 232 (78.91%) Firewall
2 98 (33.33%) Network Security
3 88 (29.93%) LAN
4 71 (24.15%) WAN
5 65 (22.11%) Cisco ASA
6 54 (18.37%) Wireless
7 53 (18.03%) OSPF
8 51 (17.35%) BGP
8 51 (17.35%) VPN
9 40 (13.61%) Cisco Nexus
10 37 (12.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 31 (10.54%) TCP/IP
12 25 (8.50%) Wi-Fi
13 24 (8.16%) MPLS
14 23 (7.82%) VoIP
15 22 (7.48%) EIGRP
16 21 (7.14%) BIG-IP
17 18 (6.12%) DNS
17 18 (6.12%) VLAN
18 17 (5.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.02%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 40 (13.61%) Finance
2 10 (3.40%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.72%) Banking
4 2 (0.68%) Advertising
4 2 (0.68%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.34%) Legal
5 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (45.24%) Network Engineer
2 48 (16.33%) Security Engineer
3 38 (12.93%) Cisco Engineer
4 36 (12.24%) Consultant
5 35 (11.90%) Network Security Engineer
6 29 (9.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 29 (9.86%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 23 (7.82%) Security Consultant
8 20 (6.80%) Architect
8 20 (6.80%) Senior Network Engineer
9 19 (6.46%) Network Architect
10 17 (5.78%) Analyst
10 17 (5.78%) Firewall Engineer
11 16 (5.44%) Network Consultant
12 14 (4.76%) Network Specialist
13 12 (4.08%) Security Analyst
14 10 (3.40%) IT Analyst
14 10 (3.40%) Network Support
14 10 (3.40%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 10 (3.40%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.10%) 802.1X
2 14 (4.76%) CSS
3 5 (1.70%) Middleware
3 5 (1.70%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.68%) Java EE
4 2 (0.68%) SOAP
4 2 (0.68%) Web Services
4 2 (0.68%) XML
5 1 (0.34%) HTML
5 1 (0.34%) REST
5 1 (0.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.59%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.06%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (2.72%) User Experience
7 7 (2.38%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.04%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.02%) Clustering
11 2 (0.68%) CMDB
11 2 (0.68%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.68%) DataPower
11 2 (0.68%) PKI
11 2 (0.68%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.68%) SCADA
11 2 (0.68%) Social Media
12 1 (0.34%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.34%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.35%) Windows
2 27 (9.18%) Linux
3 21 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 17 (5.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (5.44%) Unix
6 12 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.02%) CentOS
7 3 (1.02%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.68%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (15.65%) Load Balancing
2 41 (13.95%) SIEM
3 32 (10.88%) ITIL
4 31 (10.54%) Network Management
5 24 (8.16%) Information Security
5 24 (8.16%) Migration
6 21 (7.14%) Change Control
7 20 (6.80%) Network Design
8 19 (6.46%) Network Monitoring
9 15 (5.10%) Security Operations
10 13 (4.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 12 (4.08%) Data Privacy
11 12 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (4.08%) Project Management
12 10 (3.40%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (3.40%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (3.40%) Service Management
12 10 (3.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (3.06%) ITIL V3
13 9 (3.06%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.16%) SQL
2 15 (5.10%) Python
3 12 (4.08%) Java
4 9 (3.06%) C#
5 8 (2.72%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 122 (41.50%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (32.65%) CCNP
3 70 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 64 (21.77%) SC Cleared
5 45 (15.31%) CCNA
6 34 (11.56%) CCIE
7 27 (9.18%) CISSP
8 17 (5.78%) JNCIS
9 15 (5.10%) JNCIP
10 11 (3.74%) CISM
10 11 (3.74%) Degree
11 8 (2.72%) CCSE
12 7 (2.38%) CCDP
13 5 (1.70%) CCDA
13 5 (1.70%) CISA
13 5 (1.70%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.70%) GIAC
13 5 (1.70%) GSEC
14 4 (1.36%) CCSA
14 4 (1.36%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.72%) COBIT
2 8 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.70%) SLA
4 2 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 23 (7.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.04%) ProxySG
4 5 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.70%) Snort
5 3 (1.02%) XenApp
5 3 (1.02%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.68%) iptables
6 2 (0.68%) KVM
7 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.34%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.34%) vCloud
7 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 52 (17.69%) FortiGate
2 18 (6.12%) Nessus
3 14 (4.76%) OPNET
4 8 (2.72%) Puppet
4 8 (2.72%) SCCM
5 5 (1.70%) QRadar
6 3 (1.02%) Cacti
6 3 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (1.02%) Nagios
6 3 (1.02%) SCOM
6 3 (1.02%) SmokePing
7 2 (0.68%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.68%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.68%) SCSM
7 2 (0.68%) SmoothWall
7 2 (0.68%) WSUS
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.34%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (0.34%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 229 (77.89%) Cisco
2 179 (60.88%) CheckPoint
3 116 (39.46%) Juniper
4 85 (28.91%) F5
5 44 (14.97%) Intel Security
6 41 (13.95%) Microsoft
7 37 (12.59%) HP
8 36 (12.24%) Blue Coat
9 32 (10.88%) Palo Alto
10 30 (10.20%) VMware
11 29 (9.86%) Aruba
12 24 (8.16%) Riverbed
13 22 (7.48%) SolarWinds
14 19 (6.46%) LogRhythm
15 18 (6.12%) Citrix
16 16 (5.44%) BMC
16 16 (5.44%) Brocade
16 16 (5.44%) Nokia
17 15 (5.10%) Splunk
18 13 (4.42%) ArcSight
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