The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 30 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
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 433 542 539
Rank change year-on-year +109 -3  
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 143 82 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 49 27
Median daily rate £400 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £200 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £375 £383
% change year-on-year +4.33% -1.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18366 21835 22084
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.74% 43.70% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11435 13486 12793
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 758 951
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.71 £10.26 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £50.14 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in England

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fortinet in England

Fortinet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fortinet in England

Fortinet
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +48 53 £400 +1.58% 9
South East +37 32 £375 - 1
North East - 21 £385 -
West Midlands +31 18 £425 +6.25% 1
North West +36 12 £388 +1.63% 5
Yorkshire +24 6 £450 +12.50% 4
East of England +4 3 £488 -
South West -10 1 £320 -14.66%
Fortinet
UK

For the 6 months to 30 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 England region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 197 (83.47%) Firewall
2 172 (72.88%) Cisco
3 129 (54.66%) CheckPoint
4 117 (49.58%) Cisco Certification
5 99 (41.95%) Juniper
6 96 (40.68%) WAN
7 95 (40.25%) F5
8 91 (38.56%) LAN
9 89 (37.71%) Wireless
10 87 (36.86%) CCNP
11 84 (35.59%) Security Cleared
12 79 (33.47%) FortiGate
13 75 (31.78%) SC Cleared
13 75 (31.78%) Network Security
14 72 (30.51%) Cisco ASA
15 62 (26.27%) HP
16 58 (24.58%) Network Design
17 57 (24.15%) ITIL
18 56 (23.73%) CCIE
19 52 (22.03%) Aruba
20 48 (20.34%) VPN
21 47 (19.92%) Data Centre
22 44 (18.64%) Riverbed
22 44 (18.64%) Service Management
23 43 (18.22%) BGP
24 41 (17.37%) JNCIA
25 39 (16.53%) CCSE
25 39 (16.53%) MPLS
26 38 (16.10%) CCDP
26 38 (16.10%) CCIP

Fortinet
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.97%) CMS
2 5 (2.12%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.42%) Apache
4 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (4.66%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.97%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.27%) assyst
3 2 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.12%) Office 365
3 2 (0.85%) GitHub
3 2 (0.85%) IaaS
3 2 (0.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 197 (83.47%) Firewall
2 96 (40.68%) WAN
3 91 (38.56%) LAN
4 89 (37.71%) Wireless
5 75 (31.78%) Network Security
6 72 (30.51%) Cisco ASA
7 48 (20.34%) VPN
8 43 (18.22%) BGP
9 39 (16.53%) MPLS
10 37 (15.68%) BIG-IP
11 35 (14.83%) OSPF
12 25 (10.59%) DNS
13 22 (9.32%) EIGRP
14 21 (8.90%) DHCP
15 17 (7.20%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (7.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 16 (6.78%) SAN
17 15 (6.36%) IPsec
17 15 (6.36%) VoIP
18 14 (5.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.27%) MySQL
3 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (12.29%) Telecoms
2 23 (9.75%) Finance
3 6 (2.54%) Retail
4 4 (1.69%) Legal
5 2 (0.85%) Banking
5 2 (0.85%) Brand Awareness
5 2 (0.85%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) French Language
6 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 108 (45.76%) Network Engineer
2 37 (15.68%) Security Engineer
3 29 (12.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 27 (11.44%) Consultant
5 26 (11.02%) Design Engineer
6 25 (10.59%) Firewall Engineer
7 22 (9.32%) Implementation Engineer
8 21 (8.90%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 21 (8.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 20 (8.47%) Architect
10 18 (7.63%) Analyst
11 17 (7.20%) Cisco Engineer
12 16 (6.78%) Security Consultant
13 15 (6.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 14 (5.93%) Network Specialist
15 13 (5.51%) Cisco Analyst
15 13 (5.51%) Cisco Network Analyst
16 12 (5.08%) Network Design Engineer
16 12 (5.08%) Security Architect
16 12 (5.08%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.54%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.27%) Middleware
2 3 (1.27%) SOAP
2 3 (1.27%) Web Services
2 3 (1.27%) XML
3 1 (0.42%) CGI
3 1 (0.42%) CSS
3 1 (0.42%) HTML
3 1 (0.42%) REST
3 1 (0.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.92%) Data Centre
2 26 (11.02%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.97%) Clustering
4 7 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (2.54%) IVR
6 5 (2.12%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.69%) DataPower
7 4 (1.69%) PKI
8 3 (1.27%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (1.27%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.85%) iPad
9 2 (0.85%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.85%) Social Media
10 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.42%) Fintech
10 1 (0.42%) User Experience
10 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.02%) Windows
2 14 (5.93%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.08%) Linux
4 11 (4.66%) Unix
4 11 (4.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.12%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.12%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.42%) CentOS
9 1 (0.42%) Debian
9 1 (0.42%) SUSE
9 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.42%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (24.58%) Network Design
2 57 (24.15%) ITIL
3 44 (18.64%) Service Management
4 37 (15.68%) ITSM
5 17 (7.20%) Load Balancing
6 12 (5.08%) Migration
7 11 (4.66%) Network Management
8 10 (4.24%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (4.24%) Project Management
8 10 (4.24%) SIEM
9 9 (3.81%) Threat Management
10 8 (3.39%) Time Management
11 7 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (2.97%) Mentoring
11 7 (2.97%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (2.97%) Security Operations
12 6 (2.54%) Change Management
12 6 (2.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (2.54%) CRM
12 6 (2.54%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.08%) SQL
2 6 (2.54%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.12%) Java
4 3 (1.27%) Python
5 2 (0.85%) C#
6 1 (0.42%) C
6 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.42%) Perl
6 1 (0.42%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 117 (49.58%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (36.86%) CCNP
3 84 (35.59%) Security Cleared
4 75 (31.78%) SC Cleared
5 56 (23.73%) CCIE
6 41 (17.37%) JNCIA
7 39 (16.53%) CCSE
8 38 (16.10%) CCDP
8 38 (16.10%) CCIP
8 38 (16.10%) CCSA
8 38 (16.10%) JNCIE
9 30 (12.71%) HP ASE
9 30 (12.71%) HP MASE
10 27 (11.44%) Degree
11 24 (10.17%) CCNA
12 19 (8.05%) CCSP
13 11 (4.66%) JNCIP
13 11 (4.66%) JNCIS
14 4 (1.69%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (11.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (5.93%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.27%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.27%) vCloud
5 2 (0.85%) Docker
5 2 (0.85%) Snort
6 1 (0.42%) iptables
6 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.42%) Postfix
6 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.42%) Xen
6 1 (0.42%) XenApp
6 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 79 (33.47%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.54%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (2.12%) OPNET
4 4 (1.69%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (1.69%) SCCM
4 4 (1.69%) SCOM
5 3 (1.27%) Puppet
5 3 (1.27%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.85%) Nessus
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.85%) Pingdom
6 2 (0.85%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.85%) SCSM
6 2 (0.85%) SmoothWall
6 2 (0.85%) vRealize
7 1 (0.42%) Forum Sentry
7 1 (0.42%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.42%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 172 (72.88%) Cisco
2 129 (54.66%) CheckPoint
3 99 (41.95%) Juniper
4 95 (40.25%) F5
5 62 (26.27%) HP
6 52 (22.03%) Aruba
7 44 (18.64%) Riverbed
8 37 (15.68%) Blue Coat
9 33 (13.98%) VMware
10 31 (13.14%) Palo Alto
11 18 (7.63%) Microsoft
12 16 (6.78%) Avaya
13 12 (5.08%) Citrix
14 11 (4.66%) BMC
14 11 (4.66%) Oracle
15 9 (3.81%) Arista
15 9 (3.81%) SolarWinds
16 8 (3.39%) Splunk
17 7 (2.97%) IBM
18 6 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
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