Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 204 235
Rank change year-on-year +22 +31 -54
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 20 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 0.61% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 5
North West median daily rate £313 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -11.11% -1.10%
10th Percentile £157 £158 £278
90th Percentile £399 £460 £423
England median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +150.00% +14.29% -

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2448 3134 3563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.01% 46.19% 41.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1467 1866 1958
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £219 £263 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 126 180
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.13 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.72% +5.56% +7.31%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.69 £11.24
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.38 £46.29
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
Cheshire +16 12 £313 -3.85% 3
Manchester +17 8 £300 +81.82% 2
Fortinet
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) MCSE
2 9 (45.00%) MCSA
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (45.00%) HP
3 8 (40.00%) HP UFT
3 8 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) Banking
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (25.00%) ISEB
6 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (25.00%) Unix
6 5 (25.00%) VPN
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) Time Management
7 4 (20.00%) JMeter
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (20.00%) C#
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) VBScript
7 4 (20.00%) VB

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 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) BGP
4 2 (10.00%) DMZ
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (10.00%) OSPF
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) Intranet
5 1 (5.00%) Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 4 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Environment Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Support
3 2 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Test Environment Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (20.00%) Time Management
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.00%) Physics
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Statistics
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C#
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) VB
1 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) MCSA
1 9 (45.00%) MCSE
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Juniper
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) Meraki
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.00%) Aruba
6 1 (5.00%) F5