Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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.

Fortinet
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 96 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +92
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 11 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.71% 0.46% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Birmingham median daily rate £338 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.95% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £305
% change year-on-year -5.56% +47.54% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 668 755 646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.96% 49.64% 47.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 452 338
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £216
90th Percentile £538 £575 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 39
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £10.10 £10.60 £10.60
90th Percentile £20.88 £20.70 £34.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year +6.90% -8.52% +0.51%

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Fortinet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fortinet in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) F5
3 6 (54.55%) Palo Alto
4 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (45.45%) Network Security
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (36.36%) CCNP
5 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (27.27%) Junos
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (27.27%) SIEM
6 3 (27.27%) AppDynamics
6 3 (27.27%) Aruba
6 3 (27.27%) Akamai
6 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
6 3 (27.27%) Infoblox
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) SCOM
6 3 (27.27%) VLAN
6 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
6 3 (27.27%) OSPF
6 3 (27.27%) BGP
6 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
6 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi

Fortinet
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Akamai
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (36.36%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
4 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (27.27%) IPsec
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
1 3 (27.27%) SIEM
1 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) F5
2 6 (54.55%) Palo Alto
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) AppDynamics
4 3 (27.27%) Aruba
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Infoblox
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
6 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard