The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 27 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.

Fortinet
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 151 182
Rank change year-on-year +2 +31  
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 6 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.52% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Median daily rate £419 £416 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% +0.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £200 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £525 £450
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 the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1188 1335 2195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.40% 40.14% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 1004 1593
Median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 46
Median hourly rate £14.15 £19.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.46% +4.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £11.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.57 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in the City of London

Fortinet
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Arista
4 4 (40.00%) Juniper
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (40.00%) Network Management
4 4 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (40.00%) VXLAN
5 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
5 3 (30.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

Fortinet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (40.00%) VXLAN
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Support
2 4 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Voice Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Voice Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
1 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (40.00%) Arista
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (30.00%) F5
5 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Reuters
6 1 (10.00%) Splunk
6 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 11 hours ago