Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 150 156
Rank change year-on-year -55 +6 +25
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 7 22 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.13% 0.51% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 1.28% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 18
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.16% -8.97%
10th Percentile £323 £307 £261
90th Percentile £428 £438 £388
UK median daily rate £445 £398 £400
% change year-on-year +11.95% -0.63% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 11
Scotland median hourly rate - £31.93 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.19% -
UK median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +128.57%

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 2,183 1,720 2,384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.71% 39.92% 45.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,226 933 1,251
Scotland median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £210 £230
90th Percentile £536 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 57 86
Scotland median hourly rate £16.38 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.45% -23.61% +125.00%
10th Percentile £10.54 £11.32 £11.15
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.79 £45.25
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -

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
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 20 August 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
Edinburgh -24 4 £375 -2.60%
Scottish Borders - 2 £375 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Fortinet
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Network Design
4 3 (42.86%) F5
5 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) McAfee
5 2 (28.57%) BGP
6 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
6 1 (14.29%) Avaya
6 1 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

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 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds