The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 22 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
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 44 24
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20  
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 5 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.87% 4.47% 4.20%
As % of the Vendors category 5.21% 8.04% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £450 £363 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.13% +16.93%  
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 Shropshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 96 199 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 55.17% 55.59% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 76 47
Median daily rate £500 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £25.12 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +47.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in Shropshire

Fortinet
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Telford -2 5 £450 +24.13%
Fortinet
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) Aruba
3 10 (55.56%) Wireless
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco
4 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (33.33%) WAN
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) Network Design
6 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
7 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
8 3 (16.67%) OSPF
8 3 (16.67%) BGP
9 2 (11.11%) McAfee
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL
9 2 (11.11%) VoIP
9 2 (11.11%) VPN
9 2 (11.11%) MPLS
9 2 (11.11%) Nokia
9 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
9 2 (11.11%) Workflow
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
9 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.11%) Network Management

Fortinet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Wireless
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (16.67%) BGP
5 3 (16.67%) OSPF
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.11%) DMVPN
6 2 (11.11%) MPLS
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 2 (11.11%) VPN
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Design Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Implementation Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Network Design Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Network Operations Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Network Design
2 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Network Management
3 2 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Workload Management
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.56%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Aruba
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (11.11%) McAfee
5 2 (11.11%) Nokia
6 1 (5.56%) BMC