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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet
Rank 105 114 121
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 38 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 0.29% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 0.65% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 1
Median daily rate £388 £320 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% +4.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.09% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+86.66% -
Fortinet
England

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
1486 1074 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.40% 44.96% 49.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 580 537
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £163 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 75 88
Median hourly rate £15.21 £17.00 £16.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £34.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Fortinet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fortinet across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Fortinet Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Shropshire -17 20 £384 +23.79%
Birmingham - 8 £550 -
Fortinet
England

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 43 (93.48%) Firewall
2 42 (91.30%) Cisco
3 34 (73.91%) CheckPoint
4 29 (63.04%) F5
5 22 (47.83%) Juniper
5 22 (47.83%) BIG-IP
6 21 (45.65%) OSPF
6 21 (45.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 20 (43.48%) BGP
7 20 (43.48%) Load Balancing
8 19 (41.30%) Nokia
9 18 (39.13%) BMC
9 18 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (36.96%) Wireless
11 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (34.78%) ITIL
11 16 (34.78%) Network Management
11 16 (34.78%) ITIL V3
11 16 (34.78%) Riverbed
11 16 (34.78%) SolarWinds
12 15 (32.61%) CSS
12 15 (32.61%) OPNET
13 14 (30.43%) LAN
14 13 (28.26%) CCNP
14 13 (28.26%) Network Monitoring
15 12 (26.09%) User Experience
15 12 (26.09%) WAN
15 12 (26.09%) Network Architecture
16 11 (23.91%) CCNA
16 11 (23.91%) Intel Security

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 43 (93.48%) Firewall
2 22 (47.83%) BIG-IP
3 21 (45.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 21 (45.65%) OSPF
4 20 (43.48%) BGP
5 18 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (36.96%) Wireless
7 14 (30.43%) LAN
8 12 (26.09%) WAN
9 11 (23.91%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (21.74%) Network Security
11 8 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (17.39%) VoIP
12 7 (15.22%) SNMP
12 7 (15.22%) VLAN
12 7 (15.22%) WPA2
13 6 (13.04%) DHCP
13 6 (13.04%) DNS
13 6 (13.04%) TACACS
14 4 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Network Engineer
2 17 (36.96%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (32.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Network Specialist
5 7 (15.22%) Monitoring Specialist
5 7 (15.22%) Network Monitoring Specialist
6 6 (13.04%) Monitoring Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Network Monitoring Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Architect
7 5 (10.87%) Design Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Implementation Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Network Architect
7 5 (10.87%) Network Support
7 5 (10.87%) Wireless Architect
8 4 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) CSS
2 9 (19.57%) 802.1X
3 5 (10.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) User Experience
2 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
3 8 (17.39%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) CMDB
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
1 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Load Balancing
2 16 (34.78%) ITIL
2 16 (34.78%) ITIL V3
2 16 (34.78%) Network Management
3 13 (28.26%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (26.09%) Network Architecture
5 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (10.87%) Migration
6 5 (10.87%) Network Design
7 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Presales
8 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.52%) Project Management
8 3 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.52%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (4.35%) Change Control
9 2 (4.35%) Change Management
9 2 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (28.26%) CCNP
3 11 (23.91%) CCNA
4 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
5 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.70%) CCIE
7 3 (6.52%) CCDA
7 3 (6.52%) CCDP
7 3 (6.52%) Degree
7 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
7 3 (6.52%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) OPNET
2 10 (21.74%) FortiGate
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (6.52%) Nagios
5 1 (2.17%) Cacti
5 1 (2.17%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) Cisco
2 34 (73.91%) CheckPoint
3 29 (63.04%) F5
4 22 (47.83%) Juniper
5 19 (41.30%) Nokia
6 18 (39.13%) BMC
7 16 (34.78%) Riverbed
7 16 (34.78%) SolarWinds
8 11 (23.91%) Intel Security
9 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.87%) Brocade
10 5 (10.87%) Palo Alto
11 4 (8.70%) Aruba
11 4 (8.70%) Blue Coat
11 4 (8.70%) Meraki
12 3 (6.52%) HP
12 3 (6.52%) Huawei
12 3 (6.52%) IBM
13 2 (4.35%) Infoblox
13 2 (4.35%) Meru Networks
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