The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet
Rank 113 118 101
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.042% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.085% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£320 £308 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% +2.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £265
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +41.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1048 1182 904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.85% 49.17% 45.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 551 381
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 87 70
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.90 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -15.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £34.24 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fortinet Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Fortinet
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fortinet across the West Midlands region.

Fortinet Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Fortinet
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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England

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) F5
2 19 (95.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 19 (95.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 18 (90.00%) BIG-IP
3 18 (90.00%) CSS
4 16 (80.00%) BMC
4 16 (80.00%) SolarWinds
5 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (75.00%) CCNP
6 14 (70.00%) WAN
6 14 (70.00%) Blue Coat
7 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (65.00%) WAN Optimisation
7 13 (65.00%) McAfee
8 12 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 11 (55.00%) MPLS
9 11 (55.00%) VoIP
9 11 (55.00%) WLAN
9 11 (55.00%) DMVPN
10 10 (50.00%) IBM
10 10 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
10 10 (50.00%) 802.1X
11 9 (45.00%) OSPF
11 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
12 8 (40.00%) Service Management
12 8 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
13 7 (35.00%) BGP

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 19 (95.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 18 (90.00%) BIG-IP
3 14 (70.00%) WAN
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 11 (55.00%) DMVPN
6 11 (55.00%) VoIP
6 11 (55.00%) WLAN
6 11 (55.00%) MPLS
7 9 (45.00%) OSPF
8 7 (35.00%) BGP
9 3 (15.00%) LAN
10 2 (10.00%) Network Security
11 1 (5.00%) Wireless Security
11 1 (5.00%) Wireless
11 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
11 1 (5.00%) FCoE
11 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Network Support
3 4 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 10 (50.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (40.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (30.00%) Network Architecture
4 6 (30.00%) Network Management
5 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
8 2 (10.00%) Network Design
8 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
9 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) CCNP
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CCSE
4 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.00%) HP ASE
4 1 (5.00%) HP MASE
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (30.00%) OPNET
3 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 19 (95.00%) F5
3 16 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 16 (80.00%) BMC
4 14 (70.00%) Blue Coat
5 13 (65.00%) McAfee
6 10 (50.00%) IBM
7 7 (35.00%) Juniper
8 6 (30.00%) Nokia
8 6 (30.00%) Riverbed
9 2 (10.00%) Remedy
10 1 (5.00%) Brocade
10 1 (5.00%) AirMagnet
10 1 (5.00%) VMware
10 1 (5.00%) Symantec
10 1 (5.00%) Motorola
10 1 (5.00%) HP
10 1 (5.00%) Citrix
10 1 (5.00%) Aruba
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