Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 159 180
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 0
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 18 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.36% 0.62% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 1.36% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 4
Scotland median daily rate £350 £321 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.03% -2.73% +4.76%
10th Percentile £308 £281 £290
90th Percentile £426 £425 £460
UK median daily rate £400 £420 £350
% change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.79% - -
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £31.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +38.89% +32.63% +35.71%

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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1880 1988 2331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.28% 45.87% 37.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1094 1131
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
10th Percentile £207 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £506
UK median daily rate £433 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 64 75
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +13.71% -7.99%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.56 £8.35
90th Percentile £46.40 £44.63 £41.95
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Fortinet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Edinburgh -12 9 £350 +16.67%
Aberdeen - 6 £375 -
Glasgow -9 3 £300 +9.09%
Fortinet
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 11 (61.11%) WAN
5 10 (55.56%) F5
6 9 (50.00%) FortiGate
6 9 (50.00%) LAN
6 9 (50.00%) Juniper
7 8 (44.44%) BIG-IP
8 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
9 6 (33.33%) CCSA
9 6 (33.33%) ITSM
9 6 (33.33%) Wireless
9 6 (33.33%) JNCIA
9 6 (33.33%) JNCIE
9 6 (33.33%) CCSE
9 6 (33.33%) Service Management
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (33.33%) HP
9 6 (33.33%) CCIE
9 6 (33.33%) CCNP
9 6 (33.33%) CCIP
9 6 (33.33%) CCDP
9 6 (33.33%) ITIL
9 6 (33.33%) HP ASE
9 6 (33.33%) HP MASE
9 6 (33.33%) Riverbed
10 5 (27.78%) Aruba
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
10 5 (27.78%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) WAN
3 9 (50.00%) LAN
4 8 (44.44%) BIG-IP
5 6 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (16.67%) DNS
6 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (16.67%) Internet
6 3 (16.67%) LDAP
6 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) BGP
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (11.11%) DMZ
7 2 (11.11%) Intranet
7 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (11.11%) OSPF
8 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.56%) MPLS
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Java EE
1 3 (16.67%) SOAP
1 3 (16.67%) XML
1 3 (16.67%) XSLT
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
1 6 (33.33%) ITSM
1 6 (33.33%) Service Management
2 5 (27.78%) Network Design
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (16.67%) High Availability
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Runbook
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CCDP
1 6 (33.33%) CCIE
1 6 (33.33%) CCIP
1 6 (33.33%) CCNP
1 6 (33.33%) CCSA
1 6 (33.33%) CCSE
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (33.33%) HP ASE
1 6 (33.33%) HP MASE
1 6 (33.33%) JNCIA
1 6 (33.33%) JNCIE
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 10 (55.56%) F5
4 9 (50.00%) Juniper
5 6 (33.33%) HP
5 6 (33.33%) Riverbed
6 5 (27.78%) Aruba
7 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
8 3 (16.67%) Citrix
9 2 (11.11%) Clearswift
9 2 (11.11%) FireEye
9 2 (11.11%) IBM
9 2 (11.11%) Lancope
9 2 (11.11%) M86 Security
9 2 (11.11%) Rackspace
9 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
9 2 (11.11%) Sourcefire
10 1 (5.56%) AlgoSec
10 1 (5.56%) Tufin
10 1 (5.56%) WebSpy