The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 29 April 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 90 84
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6  
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.098% 0.13% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.34% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £420 - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +128.57%  

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 Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 376 591 447
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 36.90% 38.53% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 310 236
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 10
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -34.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.04 £15.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.69 £15.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Blue Coat
4 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
4 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
4 4 (44.44%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (33.33%) Information Security
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) Network Design
6 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) FireEye

Fortinet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (44.44%) BGP
1 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
1 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) OSPF
1 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Check Point Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
1 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Blue Coat
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
5 1 (11.11%) FireEye