Period
to 15 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 15 July 2018 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
England > North West
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 181 235
Rank change year-on-year -29 +54 -7
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 10 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.64% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
North West median daily rate £425 £393 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% +16.30% -
10th Percentile £320 £297 £316
90th Percentile £453 £400 £409
England median daily rate £475 £396 £400
% change year-on-year +19.87% -0.94% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £50.00 -

Fortinet is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,542 2,483 3,435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.36% 43.61% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,486 1,443 1,966
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £231 £225 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 168 163
North West median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £11.24 £10.55 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.13 £45.15 £47.26
England median hourly rate £17.54 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.18% -2.86% -

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Fortinet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Fortinet in the North West

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in the North West

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet in the North West over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fortinet in the North West

Fortinet
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the North West region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. 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
Cheshire -14 6 £425 +9.68% 5
Manchester -27 4 £375 -6.25% 7
Fortinet
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Fortinet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) DMZ
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
6 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) Symantec
6 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (20.00%) ProxySG
6 2 (20.00%) Banking

Fortinet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) DMZ
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (30.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (10.00%) FCoE
6 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (10.00%) Multicast
6 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) ProxySG
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (10.00%) Intel
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos