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 3 months to 24 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
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 149 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £398 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% -  
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 the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1304 1718 1712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.97% 45.09% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 1006 859
Median daily rate £410 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 58 113
Median hourly rate £15.75 £20.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.96% +16.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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
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 3 months to 24 June 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
Manchester +12 5 £400 - 2
Cheshire - 2 £393 - 3
Fortinet
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) Network Security
3 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (70.00%) MPLS
4 12 (60.00%) FortiGate
4 12 (60.00%) CCSP
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco
6 7 (35.00%) VPN
7 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
8 5 (25.00%) OSPF
8 5 (25.00%) BGP
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (20.00%) WAN
9 4 (20.00%) Network Design
9 4 (20.00%) LAN
10 3 (15.00%) ITIL
10 3 (15.00%) DNS
10 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
10 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (15.00%) Change Management
10 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
10 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
11 2 (10.00%) NX-OS
11 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (10.00%) F5

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) Network Security
3 14 (70.00%) MPLS
4 7 (35.00%) VPN
5 5 (25.00%) BGP
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (25.00%) OSPF
6 4 (20.00%) LAN
6 4 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (15.00%) DNS
7 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (10.00%) NX-OS
8 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (5.00%) DMZ
9 1 (5.00%) TACACS
9 1 (5.00%) Wireless
9 1 (5.00%) Wireless Security
9 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 15 (75.00%) Security Engineer
3 13 (65.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 13 (65.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 12 (60.00%) Design Engineer
4 12 (60.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Network Support
5 3 (15.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Network Design
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (60.00%) CCSP
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (10.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) CCIE
5 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Aruba
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
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