Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 618 620 691
Rank change year-on-year +2 +71 +8
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 214 256 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.58% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 146 98
England median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £300 £266
90th Percentile £505 £613 £500
UK median daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year -3.03% +17.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
England median hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £18.34 £20.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £54.50 £20.00 £18.75
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -8.54% +134.29% -

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40199 44295 45544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.13% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25195 27380 27387
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1568 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands +37 58 £425 -5.56% 1
West Midlands +51 57 £425 -5.56% 1
London -66 56 £400 -8.57% 7
South East +21 42 £395 -7.66% 6
North of England +60 35 £313 -10.71% 8
North West +28 20 £313 +4.17% 3
South West +24 17 £338 -25.00%
Yorkshire +12 8 - - 5
North East +71 7 £376 -
East of England -28 5 - - 2
East Midlands +4 1 £413 +12.63%
Fortinet
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 England region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 174 (81.31%) Firewall
2 173 (80.84%) Cisco
3 96 (44.86%) WAN
4 91 (42.52%) CheckPoint
5 85 (39.72%) Cisco Certification
6 82 (38.32%) Data Centre
7 75 (35.05%) F5
8 66 (30.84%) Cisco ASA
8 66 (30.84%) CCNP
9 65 (30.37%) Wireless
10 64 (29.91%) VPN
11 61 (28.50%) LAN
11 61 (28.50%) FortiGate
12 57 (26.64%) Juniper
13 50 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
14 48 (22.43%) Network Design
15 45 (21.03%) BGP
15 45 (21.03%) Cisco Nexus
16 40 (18.69%) Microsoft Azure
16 40 (18.69%) MPLS
17 38 (17.76%) Windows
17 38 (17.76%) Network Security
18 36 (16.82%) CCIE
19 34 (15.89%) HP
19 34 (15.89%) VMware
20 33 (15.42%) OSPF
20 33 (15.42%) Security Cleared
20 33 (15.42%) WAN Optimisation
21 32 (14.95%) McAfee
22 31 (14.49%) DNS

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 10 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.80%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.93%) CMS
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (7.01%) MS Visio
2 10 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 50 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (18.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.27%) Office 365
4 3 (1.40%) Akamai
4 3 (1.40%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.93%) IaaS
5 2 (0.93%) PaaS
5 2 (0.93%) SaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.47%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 174 (81.31%) Firewall
2 96 (44.86%) WAN
3 66 (30.84%) Cisco ASA
4 65 (30.37%) Wireless
5 64 (29.91%) VPN
6 61 (28.50%) LAN
7 45 (21.03%) BGP
7 45 (21.03%) Cisco Nexus
8 40 (18.69%) MPLS
9 38 (17.76%) Network Security
10 33 (15.42%) OSPF
11 31 (14.49%) DNS
12 25 (11.68%) VoIP
13 24 (11.21%) DHCP
13 24 (11.21%) EIGRP
14 23 (10.75%) SAN
15 20 (9.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 17 (7.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 17 (7.94%) Internet
17 16 (7.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.87%) MS Access
1 4 (1.87%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (3.74%) HP UFT
2 4 (1.87%) JMeter
3 2 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.47%) MSI
4 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (6.54%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.21%) Finance
3 8 (3.74%) Banking
4 2 (0.93%) French Language
4 2 (0.93%) German Language
5 1 (0.47%) Games
5 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 138 (64.49%) Network Engineer
2 61 (28.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 51 (23.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 29 (13.55%) Security Engineer
5 24 (11.21%) Implementation Engineer
5 24 (11.21%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 23 (10.75%) Firewall Engineer
7 21 (9.81%) Design Engineer
7 21 (9.81%) Network Design Engineer
8 20 (9.35%) Network Security Engineer
9 19 (8.88%) Senior Network Engineer
10 14 (6.54%) Cisco Design Engineer
11 12 (5.61%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (5.14%) Analyst
12 11 (5.14%) Operations Engineer
13 10 (4.67%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (4.67%) Support Engineer
13 10 (4.67%) Windows Engineer
14 9 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
14 9 (4.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.87%) .NET
2 3 (1.40%) WAP
2 3 (1.40%) Web Services
3 1 (0.47%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.47%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 82 (38.32%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.14%) Clustering
3 10 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.67%) Replication
4 9 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.34%) CESG
7 2 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.93%) IVR
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.47%) EPoS
8 1 (0.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (17.76%) Windows
2 31 (14.49%) Linux
3 24 (11.21%) Windows Server
4 18 (8.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (8.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.67%) CentOS
5 10 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (4.67%) Unix
6 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.40%) SUSE
8 2 (0.93%) Android
8 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.43%) Network Design
2 33 (15.42%) WAN Optimisation
3 31 (14.49%) ITIL
4 24 (11.21%) Load Balancing
5 22 (10.28%) Migration
6 19 (8.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (7.01%) Network Monitoring
8 13 (6.07%) Patch Management
9 12 (5.61%) Network Load Balancing
9 12 (5.61%) Service Management
10 11 (5.14%) High Availability
10 11 (5.14%) Network Packet Analysis
11 10 (4.67%) ITSM
11 10 (4.67%) Open Source
12 9 (4.21%) DevOps
13 8 (3.74%) Network Management
13 8 (3.74%) Security Architecture
13 8 (3.74%) Workflow
14 7 (3.27%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (3.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.94%) Bash Shell
2 12 (5.61%) PowerShell
2 12 (5.61%) Python
3 7 (3.27%) Perl
4 6 (2.80%) Java
5 4 (1.87%) C#
5 4 (1.87%) C-shell
5 4 (1.87%) Korn
5 4 (1.87%) VB
5 4 (1.87%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.87%) VBScript
6 3 (1.40%) SQL
7 2 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (39.72%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (30.84%) CCNP
3 36 (16.82%) CCIE
4 33 (15.42%) Security Cleared
5 26 (12.15%) SC Cleared
6 22 (10.28%) CCNA
7 13 (6.07%) CCSE
8 12 (5.61%) CCSA
8 12 (5.61%) Degree
8 12 (5.61%) JNCIA
9 11 (5.14%) CCDP
9 11 (5.14%) CISSP
10 9 (4.21%) CCIP
10 9 (4.21%) JNCIE
10 9 (4.21%) MCSA
10 9 (4.21%) MCSE
10 9 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (3.27%) HP ASE
12 7 (3.27%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.80%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.40%) PMO
3 2 (0.93%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (7.94%) Hyper-V
2 14 (6.54%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.67%) Samba
4 7 (3.27%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.87%) NFS
5 4 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.93%) Openswan
6 2 (0.93%) pfSense
6 2 (0.93%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.93%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 61 (28.50%) FortiGate
2 11 (5.14%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.67%) WMI
4 8 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.87%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.40%) Ansible
6 3 (1.40%) Cacti
6 3 (1.40%) Nagios
6 3 (1.40%) SCCM
6 3 (1.40%) SCOM
7 2 (0.93%) Nessus
7 2 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.93%) Puppet
7 2 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.47%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.47%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.47%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 173 (80.84%) Cisco
2 91 (42.52%) CheckPoint
3 75 (35.05%) F5
4 57 (26.64%) Juniper
5 34 (15.89%) HP
5 34 (15.89%) VMware
6 32 (14.95%) McAfee
7 30 (14.02%) Aruba
8 28 (13.08%) Palo Alto
9 26 (12.15%) Oracle
10 23 (10.75%) Blue Coat
11 19 (8.88%) Brocade
11 19 (8.88%) Nokia
12 18 (8.41%) SolarWinds
13 17 (7.94%) Microsoft
14 14 (6.54%) Splunk
15 13 (6.07%) Red Hat
16 12 (5.61%) Riverbed
17 11 (5.14%) BMC
17 11 (5.14%) IBM