The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 26 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 -  
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.43% 0.23% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
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 Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 640 738 686
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 45.85% 41.77% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 409 368
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £211 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 35
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.43% -24.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £45.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 14 (93.33%) Network Security
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
3 12 (80.00%) MPLS
4 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (66.67%) CCSP
5 10 (66.67%) FortiGate
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco
7 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (20.00%) Network Design
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (13.33%) NX-OS
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (13.33%) High Availability
8 2 (13.33%) Change Control
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (13.33%) DMZ
8 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (13.33%) OSPF
8 2 (13.33%) BGP
8 2 (13.33%) Juniper
9 1 (6.67%) CCNP
9 1 (6.67%) LAN
9 1 (6.67%) WLAN
9 1 (6.67%) WAN
9 1 (6.67%) TACACS
9 1 (6.67%) Wireless

Fortinet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) Network Security
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
3 12 (80.00%) MPLS
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (13.33%) BGP
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (13.33%) DMZ
6 2 (13.33%) NX-OS
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.67%) LAN
7 1 (6.67%) TACACS
7 1 (6.67%) WAN
7 1 (6.67%) Wireless
7 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
7 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (93.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 14 (93.33%) Security Engineer
3 10 (66.67%) Design Engineer
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 10 (66.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 10 (66.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) High Availability
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCSP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Aruba
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds