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 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 162 197
Rank change year-on-year +11 +35  
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 13 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.030% 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 0.073% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Median daily rate £463 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 - £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £320
% change year-on-year +6.00% +17.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +100.00%  

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 1253 1370 2428
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.92% 40.45% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 1056 1802
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 64
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fortinet in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) BGP
4 12 (63.16%) OSPF
5 11 (57.89%) Finance
5 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (57.89%) WAN
6 10 (52.63%) Wireless
7 9 (47.37%) VPN
7 9 (47.37%) LAN
7 9 (47.37%) CCNP
7 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
8 8 (42.11%) Arista
9 7 (36.84%) Migration
9 7 (36.84%) CCNA
9 7 (36.84%) VXLAN
9 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
9 7 (36.84%) Investment Management
9 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds
10 6 (31.58%) Network Management
10 6 (31.58%) iSCSI
10 6 (31.58%) Structured Cabling
10 6 (31.58%) SAN
10 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
11 5 (26.32%) MPLS
11 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
11 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
11 5 (26.32%) Juniper
11 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (26.32%) F5

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 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) BGP
3 12 (63.16%) OSPF
4 11 (57.89%) WAN
5 10 (52.63%) Wireless
6 9 (47.37%) LAN
6 9 (47.37%) VPN
7 7 (36.84%) VXLAN
8 6 (31.58%) iSCSI
8 6 (31.58%) SAN
8 6 (31.58%) Structured Cabling
8 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
9 5 (26.32%) MPLS
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (10.53%) HSRP
11 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (10.53%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Support Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco Support
4 6 (31.58%) IT Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) IT Support
4 6 (31.58%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Technical Support
4 6 (31.58%) Technical Support Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Voice Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Voice Support Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Investment Management
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Network Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (10.53%) E-Discovery
3 2 (10.53%) Forensic Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) High Availability
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) Network Design
3 2 (10.53%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Threat Detection
3 2 (10.53%) Threat Management
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCNP
3 7 (36.84%) CCNA
4 4 (21.05%) CCIE
5 2 (10.53%) CISSP
5 2 (10.53%) CNA
5 2 (10.53%) GCIA
5 2 (10.53%) GCIH
5 2 (10.53%) GIAC
5 2 (10.53%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Novell Certification
5 2 (10.53%) SANS
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) FortiGate
1 2 (10.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.26%) Cacti
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) Arista
3 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
3 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds
4 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 5 (26.32%) F5
4 5 (26.32%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) Nokia
5 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
5 2 (10.53%) Symantec
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) NetScout