The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 115 134
Rank change year-on-year +17 +19  
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 14 42 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.65% 1.43% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 2.98% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 0
Median daily rate £375 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.16% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £320
% change year-on-year +6.00% +17.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 0
Median hourly rate £31.93 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.18% -  
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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 817 1409 1094
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.11% 48.04% 35.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 702 530
Median daily rate £395 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% +0.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 37
Median hourly rate £31.85 £38.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.27% +140.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £40.00
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in Scotland

Fortinet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fortinet in Scotland

Fortinet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Fortinet in Scotland

Fortinet
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the Scotland 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
Aberdeen - 12 £375 -
Edinburgh +15 1 - - 3
Glasgow -3 1 - -
Fortinet
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 23 (95.83%) CheckPoint
2 22 (91.67%) Firewall
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 21 (87.50%) WAN
3 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (87.50%) F5
4 20 (83.33%) FortiGate
4 20 (83.33%) Riverbed
4 20 (83.33%) CCSE
4 20 (83.33%) Wireless
4 20 (83.33%) LAN
4 20 (83.33%) CCNP
4 20 (83.33%) ITIL
5 19 (79.17%) CCIP
5 19 (79.17%) CCIE
5 19 (79.17%) Juniper
5 19 (79.17%) CCDP
5 19 (79.17%) HP
5 19 (79.17%) ITSM
5 19 (79.17%) Service Management
5 19 (79.17%) CCSA
5 19 (79.17%) JNCIA
5 19 (79.17%) JNCIE
6 17 (70.83%) HP ASE
6 17 (70.83%) HP MASE
7 16 (66.67%) Aruba
7 16 (66.67%) BIG-IP
8 13 (54.17%) Network Design
9 12 (50.00%) Degree
9 12 (50.00%) Computer Science

Fortinet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) Firewall
2 21 (87.50%) WAN
3 20 (83.33%) LAN
3 20 (83.33%) Wireless
4 16 (66.67%) BIG-IP
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) BGP
6 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.17%) Internet
6 1 (4.17%) OSPF
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
6 1 (4.17%) TACACS
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
General
1 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Check Point Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Junior
4 1 (4.17%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) ITIL
2 19 (79.17%) ITSM
2 19 (79.17%) Service Management
3 13 (54.17%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (83.33%) CCNP
2 20 (83.33%) CCSE
3 19 (79.17%) CCDP
3 19 (79.17%) CCIE
3 19 (79.17%) CCIP
3 19 (79.17%) CCSA
3 19 (79.17%) JNCIA
3 19 (79.17%) JNCIE
4 17 (70.83%) HP ASE
4 17 (70.83%) HP MASE
5 12 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (50.00%) Degree
6 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 20 (83.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) CheckPoint
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 21 (87.50%) F5
4 20 (83.33%) Riverbed
5 19 (79.17%) HP
5 19 (79.17%) Juniper
6 16 (66.67%) Aruba
7 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
8 2 (8.33%) FireEye
9 1 (4.17%) Brocade
9 1 (4.17%) Citrix
9 1 (4.17%) Clearswift
9 1 (4.17%) McAfee
9 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
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