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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet
Rank 556 560 515
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -45
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 57 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.055% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £420 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £368 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £419 £340
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +23.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £47.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.89% +48.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £47.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-57.89% +48.43%

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
24797 23698 21741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.94% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14353 13470 11558
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1130 1055 1174
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 May 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 May 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 +3 48 £375 -10.71% 25
London +21 18 £450 +1.40% 9
West Midlands -4 12 £450 +7.14% 1
South East -11 9 £316 - 10
Telford -2 6 - -
Shropshire -4 6 - -
East of England +3 5 £375 - 3
Berkshire +1 4 £280 - 7
Cambridge +2 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 3 - - 1
Scotland -6 3 £340 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £340 -
Hertfordshire -1 2 £375 - 2
City of London -2 2 £500 +33.33% 3
Surrey - 2 - -
Harrogate - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £361 - 1
Reading - 2 - - 5
Reigate - 2 - -
Slough - 1 £285 - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £450 -
Exeter - 1 £250 -
Brighton - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £173 -
Oxford - 1 £348 -
Devon - 1 £250 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £450 -

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 120 (87.59%) Cisco
2 115 (83.94%) Firewall
3 105 (76.64%) CheckPoint
4 82 (59.85%) Cisco Certification
5 74 (54.01%) F5
6 69 (50.36%) Juniper
7 63 (45.99%) CCNP
8 52 (37.96%) Cisco ASA
9 48 (35.04%) OSPF
10 46 (33.58%) Network Security
11 44 (32.12%) Cisco Nexus
12 39 (28.47%) MPLS
13 37 (27.01%) BGP
13 37 (27.01%) Finance
13 37 (27.01%) WAN
14 36 (26.28%) LAN
14 36 (26.28%) CCIE
15 34 (24.82%) Blue Coat
16 31 (22.63%) HP
17 30 (21.90%) Wireless
18 28 (20.44%) Load Balancing
19 25 (18.25%) EIGRP
19 25 (18.25%) WLAN
20 24 (17.52%) VPN
20 24 (17.52%) FortiGate
21 23 (16.79%) ITIL
21 23 (16.79%) Security Cleared
22 22 (16.06%) Telecoms
23 20 (14.60%) SSL
23 20 (14.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (0.73%) Apache
1 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 115 (83.94%) Firewall
2 52 (37.96%) Cisco ASA
3 48 (35.04%) OSPF
4 46 (33.58%) Network Security
5 44 (32.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 39 (28.47%) MPLS
7 37 (27.01%) BGP
7 37 (27.01%) WAN
8 36 (26.28%) LAN
9 30 (21.90%) Wireless
10 25 (18.25%) WLAN
10 25 (18.25%) EIGRP
11 24 (17.52%) VPN
12 20 (14.60%) SSL
12 20 (14.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 19 (13.87%) VLAN
14 18 (13.14%) Multicast
15 16 (11.68%) BIG-IP
15 16 (11.68%) TCP/IP
16 15 (10.95%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (27.01%) Finance
2 22 (16.06%) Telecoms
3 17 (12.41%) Banking
4 10 (7.30%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.19%) Retail
6 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.73%) Local Government
7 1 (0.73%) German Language
Job Titles
1 75 (54.74%) Network Engineer
2 28 (20.44%) Security Engineer
3 19 (13.87%) Network Security Engineer
4 18 (13.14%) Consultant
4 18 (13.14%) Design Engineer
5 11 (8.03%) Support Engineer
5 11 (8.03%) Network Design Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Network Specialist
6 10 (7.30%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) Network Consultant
8 8 (5.84%) Security Consultant
8 8 (5.84%) Network Support
8 8 (5.84%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Network Security Consultant
9 7 (5.11%) Firewall Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) IP Engineer
10 5 (3.65%) Firewall Consultant
10 5 (3.65%) Security Specialist
10 5 (3.65%) Network Security Specialist
10 5 (3.65%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.68%) CSS
2 3 (2.19%) XML
2 3 (2.19%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.03%) SecurID
3 6 (4.38%) User Experience
4 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.65%) Replication
5 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.92%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.46%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.73%) CMDB
7 1 (0.73%) iSeries
7 1 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.73%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.49%) Windows
2 11 (8.03%) Linux
3 4 (2.92%) UNIX
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.46%) Solaris
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.44%) Load Balancing
2 23 (16.79%) ITIL
3 19 (13.87%) Low Latency
4 12 (8.76%) E-Commerce
4 12 (8.76%) Validation
5 10 (7.30%) eTOM
5 10 (7.30%) WAN Optimisation
6 9 (6.57%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (6.57%) Network Design
6 9 (6.57%) Network Architecture
6 9 (6.57%) Network Management
7 8 (5.84%) Security Architecture
8 7 (5.11%) Incident Management
9 6 (4.38%) Project Management
9 6 (4.38%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.65%) Demand Forecasting
10 5 (3.65%) Service Management
10 5 (3.65%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (3.65%) SIEM
11 4 (2.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.92%) SQL
2 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (59.85%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (45.99%) CCNP
3 36 (26.28%) CCIE
4 23 (16.79%) Security Cleared
5 19 (13.87%) SC Cleared
6 18 (13.14%) Degree
6 18 (13.14%) CCNA
7 13 (9.49%) CISSP
7 13 (9.49%) CCSE
8 8 (5.84%) CCSA
9 7 (5.11%) CCDP
10 6 (4.38%) HP ASE
10 6 (4.38%) HP MASE
11 5 (3.65%) JNCIP
11 5 (3.65%) JNCIE
11 5 (3.65%) CCSP
12 3 (2.19%) GIAC
13 2 (1.46%) CCIP
14 1 (0.73%) MCSE
14 1 (0.73%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.65%) SLA
3 3 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.73%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.65%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.65%) vSphere
3 3 (2.19%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.46%) Firmware
5 1 (0.73%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (17.52%) FortiGate
2 10 (7.30%) TrustSec
3 7 (5.11%) CiscoWorks
4 6 (4.38%) OPNET
5 5 (3.65%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.46%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.46%) Iperf
7 1 (0.73%) OpenView
7 1 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 120 (87.59%) Cisco
2 105 (76.64%) CheckPoint
3 74 (54.01%) F5
4 69 (50.36%) Juniper
5 34 (24.82%) Blue Coat
6 31 (22.63%) HP
7 17 (12.41%) McAfee
8 16 (11.68%) Citrix
8 16 (11.68%) SolarWinds
9 15 (10.95%) BMC
9 15 (10.95%) Tufin
10 14 (10.22%) Riverbed
11 13 (9.49%) Microsoft
11 13 (9.49%) Nokia
12 11 (8.03%) VMware
13 10 (7.30%) CA
14 9 (6.57%) IBM
14 9 (6.57%) AlgoSec
15 6 (4.38%) Sourcefire
15 6 (4.38%) IronPort
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