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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet
Rank 533 558 538
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 60 41 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.073% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £190 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £572
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £420 £460
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £29.17 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -8.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £29.17 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -8.84%

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
25415 25693 22778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.47% 45.58% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14468 14335 12108
Average daily rate £400 £397 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £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 1091 1087 1211
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +22 53 £394 -3.96% 43
London +16 21 £363 +11.53% 27
West Midlands -13 13 £450 +7.14% 1
South East -10 10 £361 - 6
City of London +26 8 £356 +5.55% 10
East of England +24 8 £400 -15.78% 1
Cambridge +10 6 £425 -
Cambridgeshire +8 6 £425 -
Berkshire +10 4 £275 - 3
Hampshire - 4 £375 - 1
Hertfordshire +9 2 £375 -21.05%
Scotland -9 2 £340 +134.48%
Surrey - 2 - - 2
Reading +7 1 - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 £450 -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 4
Yorkshire - - - - 4
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Wales - - - -
North Lanarkshire - - - -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 2
Warrington - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 133 (86.93%) Cisco
2 129 (84.31%) Firewall
3 121 (79.08%) CheckPoint
4 88 (57.52%) F5
5 85 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
6 77 (50.33%) Juniper
7 70 (45.75%) CCNP
8 56 (36.60%) Cisco ASA
9 55 (35.95%) Network Security
10 54 (35.29%) OSPF
11 45 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
12 41 (26.80%) LAN
13 37 (24.18%) Wireless
13 37 (24.18%) Finance
14 36 (23.53%) WAN
15 35 (22.88%) CCIE
15 35 (22.88%) BGP
16 34 (22.22%) MPLS
17 33 (21.57%) ITIL
17 33 (21.57%) Blue Coat
18 31 (20.26%) Telecoms
19 30 (19.61%) HP
20 29 (18.95%) Security Cleared
21 28 (18.30%) VPN
22 26 (16.99%) FortiGate
23 25 (16.34%) SC Cleared
24 24 (15.69%) Degree
24 24 (15.69%) Load Balancing
24 24 (15.69%) SSL
24 24 (15.69%) WLAN

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (3.27%) Lync
2 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.31%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.65%) Apache
3 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 129 (84.31%) Firewall
2 56 (36.60%) Cisco ASA
3 55 (35.95%) Network Security
4 54 (35.29%) OSPF
5 45 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 41 (26.80%) LAN
7 37 (24.18%) Wireless
8 36 (23.53%) WAN
9 35 (22.88%) BGP
10 34 (22.22%) MPLS
11 28 (18.30%) VPN
12 24 (15.69%) SSL
12 24 (15.69%) WLAN
13 22 (14.38%) EIGRP
14 20 (13.07%) IPsec
15 18 (11.76%) Internet
15 18 (11.76%) Multicast
16 17 (11.11%) RIP
16 17 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 15 (9.80%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (24.18%) Finance
2 31 (20.26%) Telecoms
3 21 (13.73%) Banking
4 13 (8.50%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.61%) Retail
6 2 (1.31%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Local Government
7 1 (0.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) German Language
Job Titles
1 73 (47.71%) Network Engineer
2 37 (24.18%) Security Engineer
3 23 (15.03%) Network Security Engineer
4 22 (14.38%) Design Engineer
5 21 (13.73%) Consultant
6 15 (9.80%) Firewall Engineer
7 11 (7.19%) Network Design Engineer
8 10 (6.54%) IP Engineer
8 10 (6.54%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.54%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (5.88%) Network Consultant
9 9 (5.88%) Network Specialist
10 8 (5.23%) Security Consultant
11 7 (4.58%) Network Support Engineer
11 7 (4.58%) Network Support
11 7 (4.58%) Network Security Consultant
12 6 (3.92%) Analyst
13 5 (3.27%) Cisco Engineer
13 5 (3.27%) Security Specialist
13 5 (3.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.50%) CSS
2 4 (2.61%) CGI
3 3 (1.96%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.65%) Middleware
4 1 (0.65%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.11%) SecurID
2 6 (3.92%) User Experience
2 6 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.27%) Replication
4 4 (2.61%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.61%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.96%) NHS
6 2 (1.31%) AS400
6 2 (1.31%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.31%) iSeries
6 2 (1.31%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.11%) Windows
2 13 (8.50%) Linux
3 7 (4.58%) UNIX
4 4 (2.61%) Solaris
5 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.57%) ITIL
2 24 (15.69%) Load Balancing
3 19 (12.42%) Low Latency
4 16 (10.46%) eTOM
5 14 (9.15%) Validation
6 12 (7.84%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (7.84%) E-Commerce
6 12 (7.84%) Demand Forecasting
7 10 (6.54%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (6.54%) Network Management
8 9 (5.88%) Network Architecture
9 8 (5.23%) Security Architecture
9 8 (5.23%) Project Management
10 7 (4.58%) WAN Optimisation
11 6 (3.92%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.27%) SIEM
12 5 (3.27%) Mentoring
13 4 (2.61%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (2.61%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (2.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.61%) SQL
2 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 85 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (45.75%) CCNP
3 35 (22.88%) CCIE
4 29 (18.95%) Security Cleared
5 25 (16.34%) SC Cleared
6 24 (15.69%) Degree
7 23 (15.03%) CISSP
8 19 (12.42%) CCNA
9 13 (8.50%) CCSA
9 13 (8.50%) CCSE
10 6 (3.92%) JNCIA
10 6 (3.92%) CCDP
10 6 (3.92%) CCSP
10 6 (3.92%) HP ASE
10 6 (3.92%) HP MASE
11 5 (3.27%) JNCIP
11 5 (3.27%) JNCIE
12 3 (1.96%) GIAC
13 2 (1.31%) MCITP
13 2 (1.31%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.27%) SLA
3 3 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.65%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.92%) vSphere
3 5 (3.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.96%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.65%) Squid
5 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.65%) Firmware
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.65%) XenApp
5 1 (0.65%) UAG
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (16.99%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.92%) OPNET
3 5 (3.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.61%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.31%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.31%) Iperf
5 2 (1.31%) OpenView
5 2 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.65%) Netcool
6 1 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 133 (86.93%) Cisco
2 121 (79.08%) CheckPoint
3 88 (57.52%) F5
4 77 (50.33%) Juniper
5 33 (21.57%) Blue Coat
6 30 (19.61%) HP
7 20 (13.07%) Microsoft
8 19 (12.42%) Tufin
9 18 (11.76%) McAfee
10 16 (10.46%) Nokia
11 15 (9.80%) AlgoSec
12 14 (9.15%) Citrix
13 13 (8.50%) Riverbed
13 13 (8.50%) SolarWinds
14 12 (7.84%) BMC
14 12 (7.84%) CA
14 12 (7.84%) VMware
15 7 (4.58%) IBM
16 6 (3.92%) Sourcefire
17 5 (3.27%) Mitel
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