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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet
Rank 505 535 538
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 128 75 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.13% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 38 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £413 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £388 £230
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +68.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -

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
25561 25504 24091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.65% 46.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15156 14276 13340
Average daily rate £400 £383 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 1096 1113 1095
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +32 108 £360 -15.29% 25
South East -2 38 £350 -12.50% 4
London +14 37 £465 -4.61% 13
Berkshire +3 17 £315 -30.00% 2
Oxfordshire -3 17 £350 -3.44%
Scotland +4 16 £330 -17.50% 1
City of London +13 13 £375 -16.66% 2
Edinburgh - 8 £500 -
North West -40 7 £300 +1.69% 5
East of England - 7 £313 - 1
Reading -6 6 - - 2
Oxford -14 6 £318 -2.15%
Erskine - 6 £300 -
Renfrewshire - 6 £300 -
West Midlands +10 5 £320 +4.06%
North East - 5 £325 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £325 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £325 -
Shropshire -5 4 £310 -
Telford -6 4 £310 -
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £300 -
Midlands - 4 £320 -
South West - 4 £250 -
Suffolk - 4 £300 -
Manchester -21 3 - -
Wiltshire - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £600 -
East Midlands -8 2 - -
Cheshire -18 2 £300 +7.14% 3
Merseyside - 2 - - 2

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 144 (80.90%) Firewall
2 139 (78.09%) Cisco
3 102 (57.30%) CheckPoint
4 89 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 89 (50.00%) F5
5 72 (40.45%) WAN
6 71 (39.89%) Network Security
7 66 (37.08%) Juniper
8 64 (35.96%) CCNP
9 61 (34.27%) Cisco ASA
10 51 (28.65%) Blue Coat
10 51 (28.65%) Load Balancing
11 49 (27.53%) LAN
12 47 (26.40%) Data Centre
13 46 (25.84%) Cisco Nexus
14 41 (23.03%) Telecoms
15 36 (20.22%) McAfee
15 36 (20.22%) TCP/IP
15 36 (20.22%) HP
16 34 (19.10%) MPLS
17 32 (17.98%) BGP
17 32 (17.98%) VPN
18 31 (17.42%) CCNA
18 31 (17.42%) Nokia
19 30 (16.85%) OSPF
19 30 (16.85%) VLAN
20 27 (15.17%) CCSE
20 27 (15.17%) SSL
20 27 (15.17%) VoIP
20 27 (15.17%) ITIL

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.56%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Office
1 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.74%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 144 (80.90%) Firewall
2 72 (40.45%) WAN
3 71 (39.89%) Network Security
4 61 (34.27%) Cisco ASA
5 49 (27.53%) LAN
6 46 (25.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 36 (20.22%) TCP/IP
8 34 (19.10%) MPLS
9 32 (17.98%) BGP
9 32 (17.98%) VPN
10 30 (16.85%) OSPF
10 30 (16.85%) VLAN
11 27 (15.17%) SSL
11 27 (15.17%) VoIP
12 25 (14.04%) EIGRP
13 23 (12.92%) Cisco IOS
14 22 (12.36%) Ethernet
15 21 (11.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 19 (10.67%) Wireless
17 18 (10.11%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 6 (3.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (23.03%) Telecoms
2 26 (14.61%) Finance
3 5 (2.81%) Banking
3 5 (2.81%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.12%) Retail
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (52.25%) Network Engineer
2 35 (19.66%) Security Engineer
3 26 (14.61%) Network Security Engineer
4 20 (11.24%) Consultant
5 16 (8.99%) Design Engineer
6 12 (6.74%) Network Design Engineer
7 10 (5.62%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (5.06%) Support Engineer
8 9 (5.06%) Analyst
8 9 (5.06%) Firewall Engineer
9 8 (4.49%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.49%) Network Support
10 7 (3.93%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (3.93%) Designer
11 6 (3.37%) Data Centre Engineer
11 6 (3.37%) Network Specialist
11 6 (3.37%) Network Architect
11 6 (3.37%) Architect
11 6 (3.37%) Security Analyst
11 6 (3.37%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.43%) CSS
2 10 (5.62%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.69%) XML
4 1 (0.56%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.40%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.18%) Private Cloud
3 6 (3.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (1.69%) e-Health
4 3 (1.69%) Statistics
4 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.12%) Replication
5 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.12%) SecurID
5 2 (1.12%) PKI
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.56%) CMDB
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.55%) Windows
2 7 (3.93%) Linux
2 7 (3.93%) UNIX
3 3 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.69%) Solaris
4 1 (0.56%) Android
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.65%) Load Balancing
2 27 (15.17%) ITIL
3 26 (14.61%) Network Design
4 16 (8.99%) Kalman Filter
5 15 (8.43%) WAN Optimisation
6 12 (6.74%) Migration
6 12 (6.74%) Strategic Planning
7 10 (5.62%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (5.06%) Project Management
9 7 (3.93%) Service Management
9 7 (3.93%) Change Management
9 7 (3.93%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.37%) Analytics
10 6 (3.37%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.37%) Supplier Management
10 6 (3.37%) SIEM
11 5 (2.81%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.81%) Operations Management
11 5 (2.81%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.93%) Perl
1 7 (3.93%) Python
2 5 (2.81%) SQL
3 3 (1.69%) VBScript
3 3 (1.69%) Tcl
3 3 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.69%) Ruby
4 1 (0.56%) Java
4 1 (0.56%) PHP
4 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (35.96%) CCNP
3 31 (17.42%) CCNA
4 27 (15.17%) CCSE
5 25 (14.04%) Security Cleared
6 24 (13.48%) CCSA
7 23 (12.92%) CCIE
8 21 (11.80%) CISSP
9 19 (10.67%) SC Cleared
10 17 (9.55%) CCDP
11 15 (8.43%) CCSP
12 13 (7.30%) Degree
13 6 (3.37%) JNCIP
13 6 (3.37%) JNCIE
14 5 (2.81%) CEH
14 5 (2.81%) CCIP
14 5 (2.81%) GCIA
14 5 (2.81%) GCIH
15 4 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (2.25%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (6.74%) HIPAA
3 11 (6.18%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.25%) SLA
4 4 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (9.55%) ProxySG
2 4 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.12%) vSphere
5 1 (0.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (14.04%) FortiGate
2 14 (7.87%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (2.81%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (2.81%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.12%) vMotion
5 1 (0.56%) DameWare
5 1 (0.56%) OPNET
5 1 (0.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 139 (78.09%) Cisco
2 102 (57.30%) CheckPoint
3 89 (50.00%) F5
4 66 (37.08%) Juniper
5 51 (28.65%) Blue Coat
6 36 (20.22%) HP
6 36 (20.22%) McAfee
7 31 (17.42%) Nokia
8 22 (12.36%) Tufin
9 16 (8.99%) Citrix
10 15 (8.43%) TippingPoint
11 14 (7.87%) SolarWinds
12 11 (6.18%) Imperva
13 10 (5.62%) Riverbed
13 10 (5.62%) IBM
14 9 (5.06%) BMC
15 7 (3.93%) VMware
15 7 (3.93%) Symantec
15 7 (3.93%) Sourcefire
15 7 (3.93%) IronPort
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