The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortinet
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 57 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 0.31% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £368 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.90% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £383
% change year-on-year +2.66% -1.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Fortinet is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 302 297 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 46.53% 46.12% 47.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 156 190
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 19
Median hourly rate £14.63 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.87% -17.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £22.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Fortinet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Fortinet in Birmingham

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fortinet in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in Birmingham

Fortinet
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware